Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Rwanda the emerging economy to watch

by Collins Mwai for Forbes Africa The tiny East African nation has proven to be a role model for the continent. During her November 2018 visit...

Private Sector Contribution to sustain Ethiopia’s Economic Growth

By Eden Sahle Private sector actors are increasingly being recognized as a major force in development. They drive economic growth through investment, employment and business...

e-Commerce Could Account for 10% of Retail Sales in the African...

As e-commerce continues to gain popularity across the African continent, more effort needs to be paid towards facilitating flawless delivery to customers. This is...

KPMG Says Digitisation Will Enable Accelerated Growth In Africa

VENTURES AFRICA – Digitisation – migration from analogue to digital technology – will help to bridge the digital divide between emerging markets and developed...

Four things to know about Ethiopia’s economy

Ethiopia, Africa’s second most populous nation, has transformed into one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, recently...

Hail Africa! To the best of a Continental Pan-African Passport

Barely a month after the African Union (AU) launched the continent’s Pan-African passport, a lot of mixed reactions have since ensued on the possible...

Gig Economy disrupts status quo, presenting an opportunity for Africa

Freelancing has found a new name in the digital era. A ‘Gig’ is simply a task performed as a once-off freelancing job, but because...

Data: the fertilizer that will feed Africa’s agricultural transformation

Everywhere we look, technology is being touted as the enabler of a new era of African agricultural prosperity. The exciting world of possibilities offered...