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Tanzania Conducts its first ever series of Coronary Artery Bypass Graft surgeries

The first ever heart bypass surgery in the East African Region has been conducted in Tanzania, courtesy of Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) and...

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers Opens First Africa Office in Nairobi

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has reasserted Kenya’s position as an ICT powerhouse by opening its first Africa regional engagement...

10th African Banker Awards continue to celebrate excellence in banking and finance on the...

Cameroon is a big winner at this year’s African Banker Awards, while Morocco’s Attijariwafa Bank scoops prestigious Bank of the Year Award and GT...

Two decades of economic growth changed Ethiopia’s entire image, says Dr Debretsion

The economic growth registered over the past 25 years has changed Ethiopia’s entire image, said Dr Debretsion Gebremichael, Deputy Prime Minister for Finance and...

Tanzania to invest $1.9bn every year in energy projects by 2025

Tanzania plans to invest $1.9 billion each year by 2025 in energy projects in a bid to end power shortages and boost industrial growth...

Kagame, Kenyatta Endorse new AfDB Energy Deal

President Paul Kagame and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta have endorsed the ‘New Deal on Energy’, a vehicle through which the African Development Bank...

AfDB Develops Strategy to Create 25 million jobs for Youth in Africa

The African Development Bank Group has taken bold steps to turn Africa's phenomenal youth bulge into an economic dividend by developing a strategy that...

AfDB, Madagascar Sign US$1.1 million Agreement to finance Youth Agriculture Programme

The African Development Bank and Madagascar on Monday, May 23 2016 in Lusaka, signed a USD 1.1-million loan to support preparation of the country’s...

African Nations Urged to Follow Ethiopia’s Green Development approach

Ambassadors accredited to Ethiopia have reiterated the need for African nations to follow Ethiopia's green development model, FBC reports. Talking to ENA, Swedish and Norwegian...

World Bank Approves US$150 Million to Support Kenya’s Youth Employment drive

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$150 million International Development Association (IDA)* program to support 280,000 Kenyan youth to increase...