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Funding Africa’s Infrastructure Gap

Key to enabling African economies to make the most of their opportunities is developing infrastructure in the region. Across the continent, new laws are...

Algeria certified Malaria free

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Algeria and Argentina have been certified Malaria free. The WHO confirmed in a statement released that Algeria...

KIRIGI – a flash fiction story

As soon as he hung up the phone, Kirigi knew that he had to get moving, there wasn’t much time before people began to...

Rwanda’s new programme to create 20,000 jobs

A $7.5 million four-year Youth Conneck scheme signed by Rwanda's Ministry for Youthm UNDP, UNFPA and Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), is set to...

A future option for African fast intercity coastal transportation

by HARRY VALENTINE for The Maritime Executive The recent redevelopment and upgrading of Kenya’s Mombasa – Nairobi railway line has revealed a market for faster, affordable intercity...

Kenya launches e-Passport centres to serve diaspora

In its bid to serve Kenyans in diaspora, the Kenyan government has launched e-passport centres in other countries, starting with South Africa, United Kingdom,...

Ethiopia hosts ‘most expensive dinner’ to raise funds for project

(BBC News) -- Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed hosted 200 business people and representatives from several organisations for a Sunday dinner dubbed "the most...

Angola is back – increased crude exports spark hope

Increased crude exports have sparked hope for Angola following plunging oil commodity prices since 2014 which left several African economies in recession. The country’s preliminary...

Seven things to consider when doing business in Africa

By Morne van der Merwe, Managing Partner, and Wildu du Plessis, Head of Africa at global law firm Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg Baker McKenzie share...

Learning from an African island

by Munir Ahmed for Daily Times PK Republic of Mauritius is an island in the Indian Ocean. Located about 2,000 kilometres off the southeast coast of the...