Saturday, March 28, 2020

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...

CNN – WHY THE NEXT POPE SHOULD BE AFRICAN

by Stan Chu Ilo (CNN) -- Cardinal John Onaiyekan of Abuja, Nigeria, was asked last week at the celebration of Black History Month in Toronto if he...

How African Companies are taking Business away from Multinationals

by Dinfin Mulupi A number of multinational companies have in recent years entered the African market seeking growth opportunities. The likes of Nestlé, Unilever and...

New Public-Private Partnership models could change the face of healthcare in...

Increased spending on healthcare in the public and private sectors across the African continent has resulted in improved health indicators and life expectancies. “But the...

Is the next Elon Musk an SA graduate?

Many know entrepreneur Elon Musk as the inventor of the futuristic Tesla car; the founder of innovative online payment portal PayPal and the founder,...

Seven things to consider when doing business in Africa

By Morne van der Merwe, Managing Partner, and Wildu du Plessis, Head of Africa at global law firm Baker McKenzie in Johannesburg Baker McKenzie share...

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...

“Good corporate governance is key to accessing funding” – Austin Avuru,...

Austin Avuru has advised companies to pursue good corporate governance and institutional framework as a means to accessing funds for growth and development. The Chief...