Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Mechanisation is Key to Increasing Production, Sustaining Agriculture in Nigeria –...

The Nigerian agriculture is rapidly transforming and over the years, effective policy reforms have led to over $58 billion from international agribusiness community. At...

“Africa is perhaps the World’s Richest Continent” – Pope Francis

Following his five-day journey through Kenya, Uganda, and the Central African Republic, Pope Francis spoke with reporters about a wide range of topics on...

Arts and Africa: Heralding the next generation of African Art Enthusiasts

Arts and Africa is a platform for the appreciation of Africa and art. It is a showcase of the diverse African cultures and lifestyles...

Ethiopia’s development is mostly people-driven: Interview with Haddis Tadesse

In February 2012 the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced the appointment of Haddis Tadesse, a US national of Ethiopian descent, as its representative...

Reinventing Rwanda: A Conversation with President Paul Kagame

Rwandan President Paul Kagame is widely credited with guiding the nation’s economic and social transformation following the devastating 1994 genocide. Rwanda has defied expectations...

Exclusive Interview: Niyi Okeowo, Photographer and Graphic Designer

Niyi Okeowo is an ace photographer and self-taught graphic designer. As a teenager, he learnt graphic design off the internet through tutorial videos and...

Spotlight on Ethiopian Runner-Turned-Entrepreneur Haile Gebrselassie

As a child, Haile Gebrselassie was asthmatic, but that didn’t stop from becoming a two-time Olympic gold-winning athlete, and subsequently one of Ethiopia’s richest businessmen. Retired now...

Is Africa Really Rising? Africa-OnTheRise asks Uzo Nwagwu, C.O.O General Electric...

A lot has been said about Africa’s rise, lots of reports suggest changing realities for the continent. What are your thoughts? Do you agree...