Monday, April 22, 2019

Ethiopia issued Investment Licenses for Projects worth more than $2 Billion...

by Tesfa Mogese Ethiopian Investment Commission announced that it issued investment licenses for both domestic and foreign projects collectively registered to the value of more...

Study shows growing Desalination Investments in Africa

A recent study conducted by Frost & Sullivan found that the desalination market in Africa has recovered from the global economic downturn in 2015-2017,...

Bringing Ethiopian Entrepreneurship to the World

by Renuka Methil (Ms. Methil is the editor of Forbes Woman Africa) Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu is a tireless foot soldier taking Ethiopian entrepreneurship to the...

The Solar Entrepreneurs Emerging from Rural Kenya’s Cellphone Revolution

by Charlotte Alfred In a country where three-quarters of the population lives off the grid, solar power is a savior Nkika Mtutua’s home in Kenya’s Maasai heartlands...

Meet Africa’s best mayors—they are behind the transformation of the continent’s...

The roles of Africa’s mayors vary greatly according to country. They could be responsible for providing basic environmental, planning, public health, roads and waste services, or may just...

Nollywood’s ‘Historic’ Academy Awards Win – A Valid Dream

by Biola Alabi It didn’t shock me last year when the Academy Awards became the target of a boycott based on critics’ perception that its...

African countries offer major investment opportunities: New Report

China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is stepping up a gear, with new BRI-related projects estimated to be worth US $350 billion* over the...

Air Travel: East Africa Rising

Analysis of International air travel to East Africa this year (January to August) by ForwardKeys, a company that predicts future travel patterns by crunching...