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Investments in Rwanda increase by over $500m

Rwanda’s total registered investments rose by over $500 million in 2017 to $1.675 billion up from $1.16 billion in 2016. Data from the Rwanda Development...

Nigeria To Tap Into $19 Trillion IoT Market Through OBUNO Engine

OBUNO IoT Engine’, a wholly made-in-Nigeria IoT board with a sea of possibilities, has been unwrapped by an NGO – Innovation Habitat Initiative for...

Angola and the African Development Bank sign USD101 million to support agricultural value chains...

The African Development Bank is fully engaged in ensuring efficient and sustainable agricultural production projects in its regional member countries. This can drive economic...

Planting trees sows new entrepreneurs in Kenya

Maseno, Kenya — Armed with a solar-powered water pump for irrigation and a quarter-acre piece of borrowed land, widow Hakima Mohammed has become a...

How to build a Sustainable Business

You’ve likely heard of business “going green.” From installing solar panels on rooftops, utilising recycling bins, and switching off lights after hours, there are...

62 million: No. of international arrivals in Africa in 2017

Africa reached a record 62 million international arrivals in 2017, translating to a growth of 8%. Arrivals in Sub-Saharan Africa increased by 5% while...

African Development Bank inspires Nigerian school children with ‘Farming is Cool’ competition

As part of its goal to see a generational shift in agriculture on the continent, the African Development Bank has taken its ‘Farming is...

African Development Bank approves $500-million third and final tranche budget support loan for governance...

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a US $500-million loan to finance Egypt’s Economic Governance and Energy Support Program...

2018 African Economic Outlook: African Development Bank makes a compelling case for Africa’s industrialization

The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, has made a compelling case for accelerating Africa’s industrialization in order to create jobs, reduce...

Ethiopian PM Desalegn rallies for pan African centre

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Monday called on all Ethiopians to support the establishment of Ethiopia's pan African centre, which will highlight major achievements for...