Monday, March 11, 2019

Why I am suddenly optimistic about the future of Ethiopia

On April 2, 2018, with Ethiopia on the edge of political collapse, more than 100 million Ethiopians witnessed something different. Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali,...

Small businesses In South Africa critical to the 4th Industrial Revolution

Small businesses will be critical to South Africa in the 4th industrial revolution while access to information will revolutionize education. This was highlighted at an...

Africa, a breeding ground for innovation

African innovation is on the rise and the continent could play host to several new technology disruptions in the next few years. According to...

Best years ahead for capital raising in Africa

Domestic and cross-border Initial Public Offering (IPO) capital raising by African issuers in H1 2018 increased by 33% year-on-year to USD 396 million, while...

Africa has potential to revolutionise the energy sector through smart power...

Within developing economies, including Africa, there are growing opportunities to implement new technologies and localised energy generation systems, that could lead to innovation that will...

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...