Thursday, September 21, 2017

Boosting Private Sector’s Investment in Innovation Could Help South Africa Create...

Harnessing South Africa’s largely untapped potential for innovation could increase the economy’s productivity, propel job creation, and be of benefit to the country’s growing...

Nigeria: Konga partners Lagos State to Support MSMEs

One of Africa’s leading online mall, Konga has collaborated with the Lagos State Government to help Micro Small & Medium Enterprises in the state...

NEPAD’s 5% Agenda initiative for infrastructure financing in Africa launched

The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) - African Union’s economic development program, gathered international investors and CEO-level business leaders, yesterday, for the launch...

N-D Eco to set up $50m cattle ranch in Ghana

A private firm, N-D Eco Limited, is set to establish a US$50 million animal husbandry project for the production of meat, milk, leather and...

South Africa: Black Industrialists Explore Ugandan Markets

South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) has facilitated a trade and investment mission by a group of Black Industrialists to Uganda...

Kenya, Ethiopia could overtake Africa’s economic heavy weights in attracting investment,...

A report released by a global risk consultancy, Control Risks, on Thursday shows that Kenya and Ethiopia might soon outshine Africa's economic giants, Nigeria, South Africa and...

11 West African Ministries explore practical policy tools to turn extractives...

Natural resources make significant contributions to economic growth in most African countries. But how can countries turn extractives-driven growth into development outcomes? This was at...

African Leaders Unite to Modernize Hydromet Services

Yesterday, the first African Ministerial Conference on Meteorology (AMCOMET) Africa Hydromet Forum opened its doors to over 500 African leaders from governments, public and private sector...