Monday, May 29, 2017

Ghana to Host the 6th Innovation Prize for Africa Event in...

The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) in collaboration with the Government of Ghana, represented by the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), Ghana...

Rwanda: How Kigali’s annual employment fair created 840 jobs for youth

It’s 9am, and Joel Dusabimana, a university graduate is moving from one table to another looking for a job or professional internship-related information from...

Guinea city named World Book Capital

Piles of rubbish and broken-down cars are being removed from the rundown streets of Conakry, and disgruntled hawkers on the main avenues have been...

The Top 10 Most Expensive Suburbs in South Africa

If you’re looking to live in comfort and luxury, then South Africa is the go-to destination to purchase a home. The country’s richest city, Johannesburg,...

Kenya’s Mary Keitany breaks World record at 2017 London Marathon

Kenya’s Mary Keitany broke the women’s-only world record to win the London Marathon on Sunday when she crossed the finish line in a record...

Empowering women is a responsibility, not a favour – Rwandan President...

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has urged women to stand up against gender-based violence, domestic violence and fight the trafficking of women and girls. The President...

The imperative of Africa’s economic diversification

Below is an extract from Deloitte’s African trends going into 2017 – How business needs to plan for the changing continent report.  Economic history has shown...

Opinion: Why African farmers are part of the climate change equation

In its deliberations over which projects to fund, the international climate community has not prioritised Africa and has largely ignored agriculture, Africa’s biggest source...