Thursday, April 25, 2019

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...

Roy Allela, Kenyan engineer and innovator creates gloves that could revolutionize...

A new type of wearable technology could revolutionize the way that those who are deaf and those who can hear, but who do not...

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...

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...

Young Rwandan entrepreneur turned Rwf40,000 into multi-million avocado oil firm

by Michel Nkurunziza Euphrosine Niyidukunda Mugeni, a final year female student at University of Rwanda who is pursuing Business Administration, is already in position to pay her...

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...

Ethiopia swears in first female supreme court chief justice

Ethiopia’s parliament on Thursday swore in Meaza Ashenafi as the country’s first female supreme court chief justice, building on efforts by reformist Prime Minister Abiy...

Ethiopia appoints Sahle-Work Zewde its first female president in modern history

Ethiopian members of parliament have elected Sahle-Work Zewde as the country's first female president. Ms Sahle-Work is an experienced diplomat who has now become Africa's...