Monday, January 20, 2020

Many corridors good for East Africa

By Joseph Rwagatare - East Africa’s transport corridors have been in the news almost continuously for the last three years. As usually happens, the media created its...

Embracing Domestic Tourism in Africa

For a long time, Africans have perceived traveling as non essential especially within the continent thus only reserved for the high net-worth persons. Attributed...

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...

The imperative of Africa’s economic diversification

Below is an extract from Deloitte’s African trends going into 2017 – How business needs to plan for the changing continent report.  Economic history has shown...

Rwanda: A Lesson in Democracy

By Joseph A. Olzacki The recent referendum held in Rwanda to modify the Rwandan constitution truly is an exemplary model of participatory democracy and should serve...

10 business trends, ideas and opportunities in East Africa’s consumer industries

Compared to some oil and metals exporters in sub-Saharan Africa grappling with low commodity prices, the countries of East Africa provide a more supportive...

Unpacking opportunities presented by Rwanda’s Green Economy push

By Julius Bizimungu - Last year, the City of Kigali declared some parts of the city a car free zone. The move aimed at reducing congestion...

UNITY IN DIVERSITY: PEACE IN THE MIDST OF DIFFERENCES (NIGERIA)

By Iweka Kingsley “If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.” - John Fitzgerald Kennedy...