How organizations can restore confidence in employees through health benefits

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, it has become even more critical for organizations to properly manage the impact of a...

How Africa’s economies can recover

The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) Senior Policy Seminar has placed a spotlight on fragility of growth in African economies, seeking...

54gene raises $15M in Series A funding

54gene, the African genomics research, services, and development company has closed a Series A round of $15M, led by Adjuvant Capital,...

How African competition authorities are responding to the COVID-19 crisis

The substantial increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has led to innumerable complaints of anti-competitive conduct from customers and consumers...

African Universities create 3D printed respirator and life-saving devices

Teams of scientists, doctors, engineers, students and professionals from Honoris United Universities, the first and largest pan-African network of private higher...

The impact of COVID-19 on the mining sector

by Shabir Ahmed, Industry Advisor for Mining at SAP Africa The World Health Organisation (WHO) has...

Some private support for Ghana’s COVID-19 lockdown

On Monday, 30th March, a mandatory lockdown was imposed in Ghana in an attempt to limit the spread of the COVID-19...

The impact of COVID-19 on China’s Belt and Road initiatives in Africa

A new report by Economist Corporate Network, supported by Baker McKenzie and Silk Road Associates, BRI Beyond 2020 (report), shows that the ripple...

These startups have been selected to help fight COVID-19 in Nigeria

Seven successful startups have been selected by Ventures Platform and Lagos State Science and Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC) to participate...

Top safety tips for working remotely during COVID-19 social distancing

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic many businesses and companies have asked employees to work from home as part of...