Monday, April 22, 2019

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...

How to stop Africa’s young scientists from leaving the continent

Young African scientists face persistent barriers which cause them to leave their own countries, and even academia. This means the continent’s work force loses highly trained...

Tanzania’s new President, John Magufuli, inspires new Trend

Written by Omar Mohammed for Quartz John Magufuli has only been president for three weeks but he is already stamping his authority on the new government. A few...

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...

Standard Bank Report Confirms Strong Growth in Africa’s Rising Middle Class...

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, August 19, 2014/ -- Africa has experienced substantial growth in its middle class over the past 14 years, according to a study by Standard Bank. The...

The global internet hit a tipping point thanks to Africa

By Abdi Latif Dahir for Quartz This year will prove to be a transformative moment for the internet. For the first time ever, more than half of the...

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...

Ghana underlines the importance of Agriculture

For many African countries, agriculture plays a prominent role in the creation of jobs and revenue generation. Although with the advent of more advanced...