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First annual Powering Jobs census released, showing large employment opportunity

Today, the first annual jobs census measuring employment from decentralized renewables for rural electrification in Africa and Asia, Powering Jobs Census 2019: the Energy Access...

Operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area is launched at Niger Summit...

The operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA has been launched, after a day-long summit of Heads of State and Government...

TEF and UNDP to empower 100,000 additional African entrepreneurs

The Tony Elumelu Foundation since 2015 has been on a ten-year journey to empower 10,000 African entrepreneurs - 1,000 entrepreneurs each year - providing...

Implementing design thinking to enhance legal services related to investing in Africa

Investors in Africa face an increasingly complex business environment, with numerous geopolitical and economic risks to consider, as well as having to comply with...

Rwanda begins issuing East Africa e-Passport

By Ivan R. Mugisha for The East African Rwanda on Friday rolled out the East African Community (EAC) electronic passport in an effort to boost...

South Sudan gets first fibre broadband network

Liquid Telecom will implement and operate South Sudan’s first fibre broadband network, connecting the country to the “One Africa” broadband network, which is approaching 70,000km...

Meganne Lorraine Ceday Boho from Cote d’Ivoire wins the prestigious Diana Award

Meganne Lorraine Ceday Boho from Côte d'Ivoire has been recognised with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts...

Rwanda: showing what is possible in Africa with responsible leadership

By Teddy Totimeh for The New Times I was in Kigali, Rwanda for three days, in the presence of leaders and influencers that only the Eisenhower Fellows can pull...

Fusing IT and business to dish up a digital transformation treat

It is unlikely to have escaped your attention that the culinary world is witnessing an explosion of fusion cuisine, with chefs mixing various cooking...

Ethiopia moves closer to opening mobile market

Written by Chris Donkin for Mobile World Live Ethiopia’s parliament approved a law to create an independent telecommunications regulator, as the country presses on with plans to...