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The time for Africa is now; we can’t slow down, we must quicken the...

India is the perfect place for the African Development Bank to focus on the transformative power of agriculture, Bank President Akinwumi Adesina has told...

AfDB agri-business funding lays strong foundation for Transforming African agriculture

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has provided a roadmap to the growth of agriculture in African countries with a plan to inject nearly US...

Promoting grey matter infrastructure is a game-changer in Africa’s development agenda

Developing Africa’s “grey matter infrastructure” through multi-sector investments in nutrition in Africa was a key focus Monday at the African Development Bank’s Annual Meetings...

IE Africa Club hosts 6th Africa Day Conference

IE Africa Club, the prestigious IE Business School's student body organization representing African students, is hosting its 6th Africa Day Conference on May the...

“Shared opportunities and deepening partnership”: AfDB President sees bright future for Africa and India

“Africa-India trade rose five-fold in the last decade and is forecast to double – to US $100 billion – by 2018,” African Development Bank...

Unlock the potential of African entrepreneurs to accelerate Africa’s industrial transformation, says the African...

African governments need to integrate entrepreneurship more fully into their industrialisation strategies, according to the African Economic Outlook (AEO) 2017 released Monday, May 22...

Nigerian Writer, Jowhor Ile, Wins 2017 Etisalat Literature Prize

Nigerian writer, Jowhor Ile, has been announced the winner of the 2016 Etisalat Literature Prize at the Grand Finale in Lagos, which took place...

$100m Investment to Improve Broadband Connectivity in Africa

World Bank Group member IFC has partnered with Google Inc., Converge Partners and Mitsui & Co. to improve internet access in underserved regions in...

Ghana to host Africa’s first Spaceship Research Centre

The first Spaceship Research Centre in Africa is to be constructed and hosted in Ghana at the Atomic Energy Commission enclave at Haatso in Accra. Global...

Sub-Saharan Africa growth up by 3% in 2017, says IMF

Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa is expected to recover to 2.6% in 2017, up from 1.4% last year, according to the International Monetary Fund. The...