Bringing Government Services Online for Rwandans

Digital innovations for development appear to be the theme of the 2015 Transform Africa event in Rwanda, among them is an online platform created...

Ethiopian Airlines wins more Awards

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing Airline in Africa, has won two more awards to add to the Passenger Choice Award it won recently. Just over a...

Ghana begins building 3rd Oil Vessel Infrastructure

Ghana has begun building its third Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel as part of moves to make the country an oil hub...

South Africa, DRC agree on Joint Economic Projects for next 10 Years

South Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have agreed to jointly embark on economic projects in the next 10 years. South Africa's President,...

AfDB to Release $100m to Boost Agric Sector in Ghana

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is working to advance some additional funds to support on-going infrastructure projects and the agricultural sector in the coming...

Ethiopia: From Lion of Judah to Economic Lion

By Eliza Anyangwe, for CNN (CNN) -- If there was ever a country that embodied the optimism of the "Africa rising" narrative, it would be Ethiopia....

Tanzania Launches New Gas Power Plant

Tanzania has launched a 150MW gas powered electricity plant to help reduce blackouts in the country. The development comes barely a week after the government...

New Telecommunications Engineering MSC Programme to Support Sector in Ethiopia

A long-awaited Master of Science programme in Telecommunications Engineering is soon to be launched at the Addis Ababa Institute of Technology (AAIT). The two-year programme,...

Freight Rail Link between Uganda and Tanzania in the offing

The construction of a freight rail link between Tanzania and Uganda is expected to begin soon. This follows a 2011 agreement between the two countries...

Tanzania, FAO set to jointly Boost Agriculture

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Tanzania has said it is set to work with the government in implementing appropriate social protection...