Saturday, July 20, 2019

Africa Day: Ideas For Africa

By Cristina Duarte, Candidate for President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) As we celebrate Africa Day, it gives me great pleasure to congratulates our...

The African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement comes into force

The  African Continental Free Trade Area agreement (AfCFTA) came  into force on 30 May 2019. In April 2019, Gambia ratified the agreement, bringing the...

Learning from Lagos: A City of New Meaning – Iweka Kingsley

by Iweka Kingsley In war terminology, ‘Open City’ refers to forsaking all defensive efforts by a city’s government or military in the face of imminent...

Data for a 21st Century Africa

Telecom operators will have to find better, smarter ways to serve a data-hungry population throughout Africa Data consumption continues to grow at an incredible pace...

Setting the scene for Nigeria’s Creative Industry

In June this year, the Nigerian government, through the office of the Vice President, inaugurated an advisory group – Technology and Creativity Council –...

Opinion: Why African farmers are part of the climate change equation

In its deliberations over which projects to fund, the international climate community has not prioritised Africa and has largely ignored agriculture, Africa’s biggest source...

MOBOfree’s CEO Shares Top Security Tips with African Consumers

With Africa experiencing an e-Commerce revolution, more and more African consumers are looking for ways to protect themselves against scammers. According to Cristobal Alonso,...

Brexit – the Question for Intra-Africa Trade

Britain's exit from the EU has brought into question the benefits of intra-regional trade, with some commentators suggesting that it could sound a warning...