Wednesday, August 15, 2018

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...

Boosting entrepreneurship in Africa one angel at a time

The role of corporates in the startup ecosystem is not new. They help drive the growth of startups and boost innovation. Corporate Venture Capital...

Africa’s new free trade area – streamlining trade and infrastructure development...

Increasing intra-African trade is essential for the growth and development of  the continent and so the recent signing of the African Continental Free Trade...

Marubini Raphulu: The inevitability of renewable energy and how South Africa...

The signing of 27 renewable energy projects with independent power producers (IPPs) is good news for energy companies and for the country. Hulisani, a JSE-listed energy investment company,...