Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Developing Africa’s Youth to Respond to the Challenges of Digitization

Whenever I encounter high school graduates from Ghana or elsewhere on the African continent, I typically ask them a specific question — “What was...

Africa leads with plastic ban

As of July 2018, one hundred and twenty-seven (127) out of 192 countries reviewed (about 66%) have adopted some form of legislation to regulate...

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...

Fintech technology a potential driver of African economies, over traditional sectors

The report, commissioned by ICAEW and produced by partner and forecaster Oxford Economics, provides a snapshot of the region's economic performance. The regions include;...

Digital Economy can unlock new opportunities for Africa – Africa’s Pulse...

Africa continues to make important strides with regards to the adoption of digital technologies and the opportunities it presents to unlock new economic outcomes...

The Africans on the Time 100 list

Time magazine has released its annual list of the 100 most influential people globally, these are the five (5) Africans who made the list: Abiy Ahmed...

West Africa’s mobile economy grows, says GSMA Report

In 2018, mobile technologies and services generated $52 billion of economic value (8.7% of GDP) in West Africa, this is according to the GSMA's...

Diamonds are from Africa

According to Shimansky’s History of Diamonds in South Africa the global history of diamonds dates back around 3.3 billion years, but diamonds were only discovered...