Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area is launched...

The operational phase of the African Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA has been launched, after a day-long summit of Heads of State and Government...

TEF and UNDP to empower 100,000 additional African entrepreneurs

The Tony Elumelu Foundation since 2015 has been on a ten-year journey to empower 10,000 African entrepreneurs - 1,000 entrepreneurs each year - providing...

Implementing design thinking to enhance legal services related to investing in...

Investors in Africa face an increasingly complex business environment, with numerous geopolitical and economic risks to consider, as well as having to comply with...

Developing Africa’s Youth to Respond to the Challenges of Digitization

Whenever I encounter high school graduates from Ghana or elsewhere on the African continent, I typically ask them a specific question — “What was...

Rwanda begins issuing East Africa e-Passport

By Ivan R. Mugisha for The East African Rwanda on Friday rolled out the East African Community (EAC) electronic passport in an effort to boost...

South Sudan gets first fibre broadband network

Liquid Telecom will implement and operate South Sudan’s first fibre broadband network, connecting the country to the “One Africa” broadband network, which is approaching 70,000km...

Meganne Lorraine Ceday Boho from Cote d’Ivoire wins the prestigious Diana...

Meganne Lorraine Ceday Boho from Côte d'Ivoire has been recognised with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts...

Rwanda: showing what is possible in Africa with responsible leadership

By Teddy Totimeh for The New Times I was in Kigali, Rwanda for three days, in the presence of leaders and influencers that only the Eisenhower Fellows can pull...