Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Ethiopia, the shining star rising in the East

As a young boy I dreamt of visiting Ethiopia because I thought they had the most beautiful women in the world. I remember thinking...

Alibaba did not choose Rwanda without reason

Ever since the World Bank began publishing the Doing Business report, Rwanda has been improving its performance in every edition. This year it went even...

3D printed homes as a solution to Africa’s housing challenge

According to a 2015 World Bank report on Sub-Saharan Africa’s housing sector, there could be as many as 1.2 billion urban dwellers by 2050...

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 –...

A tourist’s point of view: Ambode should be left to continue...

by Julie Okonofua I have driven into Lagos many times before. I have come into Lagos by road through the Ojodu Berger end, through the...

Now is the time for local investors to step up and...

For years, the African renewable energy development market has been dominated by foreign investors and financial institutions. Now is the time for African investors to...

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...