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Finnfund Invests In Sustainable Avocado Farming In Tanzania

Finnfund, a Finnish development finance company, provides a EUR 2.5 million secured loan to Africado, a Tanzanian avocado...

New Dawn For Nakuru County As Affordable Housing Sets Stage

Counties require a boost to meet and exceed the housing deficit currently facing them. “There is a great call...

Namibia: Land And Property Rights

Namibia was a German colony from 1884 to 1914. In the decades that followed to independence in 1990,...

The Brexit Effect – Travel And Tourism

By Danny BryerThe wise businessperson will be considering the broader effects of Brexit, not just on the economy...

Angola Cables’ Fortazela Cable Landing Station Awarded Tier III Certification

Angola Cables’ cable landing station in Fortaleza, Brazil has been awarded Tier III Certification by the Uptime Institute.The...

Charting A New Course For Africa’s Economic Prosperity

The telecommunications industry is at a cross-road of innovation. It has a major role to play, but needs...

Report: Nairobi’s Economic Outlook – Africa.com

The recently released Nairobi City Report presents a promising year ahead.Nairobi is not only the capital city of Kenya,...

AfDB Report: Africa’s 2019 Economic Outlook

This year’s flagship report is themed: “Regional Integration for Africa’s Economic Prosperity.”The annual African Economic Outlook report highlights economic prospects and...

Teranga Takes A Fast-Casual Approach To Pan-African Cuisine

Ever since the phrase “the Chipotle of” went from convenient prefix to industry category, the fast-casual model has...

Queenah Drops New Single “Bow Down”

Queenah is starting the year off with a bang with her bold new single “bow down”, a banger...

Get To Know: Acha Leke, McKinsey Africa

Born in Cameroon, Acha Leke and his family left when he was about six months old for Montreal and...

OPINION: Ending Violence Against Women & Girls in the Sahel

By Amina Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations | After flying into the city of Bol in the Republic...

The Year Of Return For African Diaspora

In the heart of Accra, Ghana’s capital, just a few meters from the United States embassy, lie the...

Tracing Alex Haley’s Roots in the Gambia

The small West African country of Gambia enjoys abundant wildlife throughout its diverse ecosystems, beaches along a narrow...

Making Tourism More Responsible – Africa.com

Long before Joy Daniels became the manager of a travel company she was cleaning rooms at a guesthouse....

South African Scientist’s Formula To Conserve Penguins

South African bioscientist Patrick Siyambulela Mafunda learned of the birds’ plight while researching options for his PhD at...

3 Kinds Of Bias That Shape Your Worldview

What shapes our perceptions (and misperceptions) about science? In an eye-opening talk, meteorologist J. Marshall Shepherd explains how...

Do Well By Doing Good: Making Business A Full Partner In Africa’s Transformation

Leadership lessons from Africa’s trailblazersBy Mutsa Chironga, Georges Desvaux, and Acha LekeGraça Machel, an international human-rights and development advocate, is...

Comoros Lodges Nations Cup Complaint

The Comoros Football Federation (FFC) has lodged a case at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) over...

DRC Musicians, Patronage Networks And The Possibility Of Change

 Popular musicians in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), like many of their compatriots, have often been forced...

Build Resilience For The Long Term: Forging Africa’s Industrial Revolution

Leadership lessons from Africa’s trailblazersBy Mutsa Chironga, Georges Desvaux, and Acha LekeAliko Dangote has built one of Africa’s largest industrial...

How Protecting Your Crops is Vital for Your Business Success

Protecting your crops from disease, pests and weeds has to be done if you want to be able...

Tribal Tourist Launches New Website To Promote Responsible Adventure Travel In Africa

South Africa-based adventure travel company Tribal Tourist has launched a new website providing an easy way for travelers to find...

Mondato Summit Africa 2019 – Africa.com

Scaling Digital Finance & Commerce Innovations in Sub-Saharan AfricaProminent digital finance consultancy Mondato to host the sixth annual...

African Media Agency To Reward Best African Journalist With A Fully Paid Trip To Cover The Africa CEO Forum In Kigali

African Media Agency (AMA) a leading Pan African media relations and communications firm has launched a media competition to...

The Meaning Behind Akan Proverbs

Culture plays a big role in what we feel, how we identify these feelings and what we do to deal...

Women Radio 91.7 And Unwomen Call On Nigerians To Shun Violence Against Women To Increase Women Participation In 2019 Elections

Women Radio 91.7 has embarked on advocacy visits to stakeholders of democracy in a bid to ensure 2019...

Toni Tones Steals The Show In 3 Show-Stopping Looks At The Film Gala

She looked absolutely stunning at as she hosted The Film Gala by Moet and Chandon and FilmHouse Cinemas,...

EA Debate: Smart Rwanda Master Plan Explained

Rwanda has been looking to create 100,000 off-farm jobs by 2020 under the SMART Rwanda Master Plan. What...

Bringing Greener Pastures Back Home

One month on since the Global Compact for Migration was approved, civil society has highlighted the need to...

Venturing Beyond The Beach In Mozambique

A recent study by the Family Travel Association found that 79% of participants are likely to travel with...

Unleash Africa’s Talent: Imagining New Approaches To Shape The Skills Of The Future

Leadership lessons from Africa’s trailblazersBy Mutsa Chironga, Georges Desvaux, and Acha LekeFred Swaniker is the founder of several innovative educational...

Best African Games For Children To Play

These days, “child’s play” seems to be about online gaming, from Playstations to Nintendos. But many might recall...

Tribute To Oliver Mtukudzi – Zimbabwe’s Man With The Talking Guitar’

Musician Oliver Mtukudzi, who died at the age of 66, was a great cultural ambassador for Zimbabwe. Known...

Plans To Make Kenya Airways A Success

After a restructuring programme aimed at reducing Kenya Airways’ $2bn debt pile, the majority state-owned airline is pursuing...

Andela Secures $100m Series D To Build Distributed Engineering Teams And Power The Future Of Work

Andela, the company building distributed engineering teams with Africa’s top software developers, today announced the completion of a...

Conversion Science Welcomes Glen Botha As Head Of Performance & Strategy

Conversion Science is proud to announce and welcome Glen Botha as the Head of Performance & Strategy. After...

AFC Invests €174 Million In 44-MW Singrobo-Ahouaty Hydroelectric Power And Transmission Project In Côte D’ivoire

Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC” or the “Corporation”), the leading infrastructure development finance institution in Africa, is pleased to...

Traversing Africa’s Beauty Via Rail

Travel back in time by about 100 years, and you’ll find the African continent defined – and divided...

Innovate Your Business Model: Fulfilling A Societal Need For Financial Inclusion

Leadership lessons from Africa’s trailblazersBy Mutsa Chironga, Georges Desvaux, and Acha LekeJames Mwangi, CEO of Kenya-based Equity Bank, built the...