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Going Digital AfDB’s ‘50 Million Women Speak Digital Platform’ set to create Digital Value...

Online platforms can dramatically change the digital economy and bring enormous benefits in today's digital society. They play a prominent role in the creation...

Dangote tasks African entrepreneurs on job creation

President of  Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has urged entrepreneurs in Africa to focus on job creation for the continent’s teeming youths as a way...

Nigeria to increase mobile broadband subscriptions to 50% by 2020

Nigeria says it is committed to increasing the current coverage of the active mobile broadband subscription per 100 from 20.95 per cent to 50...

Rwanda: New joint project to reduce gender gaps in the workplace

A new programme that seeks to support the private sector to achieve sustainable development by reducing gender gaps and promoting both equality in workplace...

TEF forum 2017: Push for Africapitalism to drive Africa’s transformation

The third annual Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum concluded in Nigeria, on Sunday, with a call by different leaders and speakers on private...

Renewable energy players meet in Kigali this week

Local and international players in renewable energy will convene in Kigali on Thursday and Friday this week to map out potential opportunities in the...

Exciting news for African students about online courses

There are exceptional times ahead for the people of Africa, whatever their age, as easy access to edtech is coming their way this October....

World Food Day: AfDB urges African leaders to make agriculture attractive to young Africans...

On the occasion of the 2017 World Food Day, the African Development Bank has highlighted how Africa’s food security depends on attracting young people...

Policy reforms urgently required for increased private investment in agriculture and agribusiness in Africa,...

Jennifer Blanke is the Vice-President, Agriculture, Human and Social Development at the African Development Bank (AfDB). On the occasion of World Food Day, October...

Africa holds the key for feeding 9 billion people by 2050, Adesina says during...

Africa holds the key for feeding the nine billion people that will inhabit this planet by 2050, the President of the African Development Bank...