Friday, May 24, 2019

Growth opportunities for African telecoms operators

While the telco industry may have seen its traditional revenue streams decline further in 2018, thanks in part to the popularity of over-the-top (OTT)...

80 Million Young People to Benefit from the Rise of Digital...

The Mastercard Foundation in partnership with BFA today released Digital Commerce and Youth Employment in Africa, new research that shows 80 million young people...

Angola’s oil reforms set to deliver self-sufficiency in fuel production

Angola, the second largest oil producer in Africa with 1.6 million barrels of oil per day and an estimated 17,904.5 million cubic feet of...

Africa’s pharmaceutical industry and its potential to create jobs

by Iweka Kingsley Africa is ‘high’ on importation of drugs and pharmaceutical products needed across the continent. Speaking at the Africa Business Health Forum which...

Ethiopia’s industrial parks could boost employment and drive innovation

by Iweka Kingsley According to Lelise Neme, CEO of Ethiopia Industrial Park Development Corporation (IPDC), Ethiopia has committed about $1.3 billion to construct about a...

How Ethiopian women are creating a future that is female

On an idyllic hilltop in Ebinat, Ethiopia, a group of 20 women are meeting and greeting each other. One of them is carrying a...

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...

Rwandan women rebuild their country

By Jericka Duncan, Luisa Garcia | CBS NEWS Rwanda has the largest share of women serving in a country's legislature, at 64 percent. Now, women there are...