Sunday, October 14, 2018

Could the future of food in the world depend on what...

Addressing a standing room only crowd of global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of...

How Africa’s film industry can unlock up to $2 billion box...

If Africa were to follow China’s example and broadly invest in cinema infrastructure, it could achieve annual box office revenues of $1.5 to $2...

The fast rising trend of Online Art Galleries in Africa

by Iweka Kingsley In February this year, ‘Tutu’ a painting by the renowned Nigerian artist, Ben Enwonwu, was auctioned and sold for an African record...

Oualidia in Morocco, the Perfect African Spot to Rejuvenate

by Richard Mellor Increasingly, we travel for restorative reasons: not just to tick off the big-name sights but to recharge from busy urban lives. Few places...

Africa’s automobile industry drives ahead

by Rafiq Raji In late June 2018, German automobile manufacturer Volkswagen opened a $20m factory in Kigali, Rwanda. Parts for the cars will be sourced from South...

World’s largest cities will be in Africa

In 100 years the world’s largest cities will be in Africa, says the Global Cities Institute. Lagos in Nigeria will be the largest city...

This is how Eritrea and Ethiopia made peace, and what it...

by Martin Plaut This week Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed visited neighbouring Eritrea, to be greeted by President Isaias Afwerki. The vast crowds that thronged the...

Africa’s hotel sector offers potential for further growth over the next...

Africa’s hotel sector has the potential for further growth over the next five years. An increase in the number of foreign and domestic travellers,...