Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Africa’s global deal for nature

by Abiodun Jacob Aderibigbe Africa is experiencing a dramatic loss of biodiversity. By the end of this century, climate change alone could cause the loss of over half...

Increase digital access and skills to prepare Botswana’s youth for the...

by EPHRAIM MODISE According to the United Nations, Africa's youth, citizens aged between 15 and 24 years old, currently stands at more than 200 million, making...

Boomplay raises $20M in funding

by Jasmin Lavoie Boomplay Music, a leading music streaming and download service in Africa, has raised $20 million in Series A funding to continue its rapid...

The next phase of real estate financing in Africa

by Selwyn Blieden For a long time, the most prominent players in the African property sector have been private equity or other institutional investors. It is...

Africa’s economic growth hit 7-year high

Africa’s economy is growing and its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) hit a seven-year high of 4%, which makes it the second fastest-growing region in...

How Kenya’s fight against Elephantiasis is becoming a blueprint for Africa...

by Dr. Sultani Hadley Matendechero On my first field visit as head of the Kenyan Ministry of Health's Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) unit, my team...

Investing in Africa: an Outlook on Nigeria and Ethiopia

by Itumeleng Mukhovha One can easily assume that international investors are deterred from investing in Africa given the growing need to weather a global financial crisis,...

Peter Tabichi, Global Teacher Prize Winner, made Community Leader in Kenya

On Saturday, Peter Tabichi was installed as a Kisii elder at a colourful homecoming at the school he propelled into international limelight — Keriko...