Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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...

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...

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...

Beyond boundaries: the impact of free trade and technology on Africa’s...

When the Africa Continental Free Trade Area is implemented this year, it will create a single market for goods and services for the first...

London Stock Exchange Group announces Companies to Inspire Africa 2019 report

London Stock Exchange Group’s report, Companies to Inspire Africa is a pioneer report that identifies Africa’s most inspirational and dynamic private, high-growth companies to a global...

Mohamed Salah: A Symbol of Excellence

From getting sent out on loan after being deemed 'not good enough' at Chelsea to back-to-back BBC and CAF African Footballer of the Year...

Abiy Ahmed: the Ethiopian Prime Minister who captured Africa’s imagination

Analysis by Farai Sevenzo, CNN Abiy Ahmed took over as Ethiopia's Prime Minister in April. At 42, he carved a path through Ethiopia's tense, ethnically...

Addis Ababa has overtaken Dubai as the world’s gateway into Africa

By Abdi Latif Dahir Thanks to major political reforms and relaxed visa rules, Ethiopia has emerged as a destination and a transfer hub for long-haul travel...