Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Africa, a breeding ground for innovation

African innovation is on the rise and the continent could play host to several new technology disruptions in the next few years. According to...

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

Domestic and cross-border Initial Public Offering (IPO) capital raising by African issuers in H1 2018 increased by 33% year-on-year to USD 396 million, while...

Africa has potential to revolutionise the energy sector through smart power...

Within developing economies, including Africa, there are growing opportunities to implement new technologies and localised energy generation systems, that could lead to innovation that will...

How Nigeria can lead Africa, rest of the world in beating...

It is a special pleasure to celebrate the World Environment Day 2018, here in Nigeria, even as we join the rest of the World...

Uganda’s structural change and its implication for middle income

By Andrew Ojede Economists agree that structural transformation (change) is a fundamental element of economic growth. This paradigm has been supported by many theoretical and...

Uganda: Sustainable development requires higher domestic revenue effort

by Christina Malmberg Calvo Less than one million people and about 40,000 firms are registered as taxpayers in Uganda. That is less than 7 per cent...

Opinion: Creativity and Innovation in Nation Building

By Adedeji Abidoye - In 2017, Vietnam made $45 billion from exporting manufactured phones. That’s more than Nigeria made from oil. This might seem like...

Africa can expect more mind-blowing tech developments in 2018

It used to take months to be able to say whether a particular treatment for cancer was working - wasting precious time that might...