Tag: travel

Op-Ed: What the AfCFTA Means for the Energy Sector

By Dimitri PapaefstratiouMajor new opportunities for cross-border collaboration arise from the signature of the African Continental Free Trade...

Interview: Refugees Welcome – Africa.com

Hip Hop Saves Lives releases “Refugees Welcome” its fist full length documentary featuring music from Uganda’s Sosolya Dance...

Why Doesn’t Marketing Sit With The Grown-Ups Around The Boardroom Table?

Marketing works.  Work it.  Why doesn’t marketing sit with the grown-ups around the boardroom table? Brand strategist and advertising commentator,...

Kenyan Inventor of 1st Flying Taxi in Africa

Morris Mbetsa, a 28-year-old Kenyan, surprised many with his ingenious invention, of Africa’s first flying taxi.He joined the...

A Vision For The Future Of Sierra Leone

When Julius Maada Bio first seized political power in Sierra Leone in 1996, he did so to improve...

How Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs) Can Limit The Impact Of A Health Disaster

In 2017, a Dengue Fever outbreak in Burkina Faso resulted in 12,087 cases and 24 deaths mostly in...

Reading with meaning gears young minds for success

The future of a nation which puts reading with meaning at the forefront of early childhood education is...

Incredible Technological Innovations From Africa

From a scientist in Tanzania who created a water filter to combat water-borne diseases to apps in Kenya...

Rapper J-Wats Releases Sizzling Single Dubbed ‘Control’

Today, Uganda’s sensational and multi-talented rapper Watsaba Jude alias J-Wats,premiered a brand new single dubbed Control, a cool...

Digital Transformation – Rethinking Government As A Digital Platform And Citizens As Customers

I recently spoke at Angotic, Angola’s most reputable innovation forum. I explained that today, technology had advanced so...

Success Follows Those Who Persevere

The saying “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” has rendered true for Dr Claudine Hingston whose personal...

Op-Ed: Don’t You Dare Leave Us Behind

Aya-ChebbiThe G7 should deliver progress not promises on gender equality.By Aya Chebbi, African Union’s first ever youth envoy.Nearly...

Record Numbers For Africa Trade Week As Traders Look To Africa For Growth

Over 500 businesses from 67 countries travelled to South Africa for Africa Trade Week, looking to build business...

The Power Of Alumni Networks

Image: Women, Work, LifeAlumni networks, whether direct friendships or associations with a common alma mater, are powerful. In an...

Johannesburg Gets Ready For 5th Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2019

It is that time of the year again, when healthcare professionals, industry experts and leaders gather to discuss...

Diplomats & Business Executives To Join Ambassador Arikana At The Usafrica Business Expo During The 74th General Assembly In New York

As world leaders converge in New York City for UNGA74, the USAfrica Business Expo will connect businesses in...

What To Expect At Lagos Startup Week 2019

Organisers of the annual Lagos Startup Week have announced the fifth edition will hold between 23rd – 28th of...

African Women in Tech: Lilian Makoi

Lilian Makoi, Founder, Jamii – TanzaniaLilian is a Tanzanian Fintech entrepreneur who is the Founder of Jamii, a mobile micro-insurance...

Trevor Noah Is The 4th Highest Paid Comedian In The World, How Did He Make His Fortune?

In The Hashtag with Busi Lethole, CNBC Africa’s social media correspondent, we take a look at South African...

Traveling to Kenya? Here’s the Only Travel Guide You Will Every Need

We all know how difficult it can be to piece together useful information on our travel destinations to...

Network With 200+ Project Holders & Solution Providers

The Real estate sector today is burgeoning at a pace where the iconic structures, innovation and the ever-changing...

TransUnion Kenya’s Fraud Prevention And Identity Management Suite

TransUnion Kenya. Image via Hapa KenyaThe increased sophistication of online fraudsters is a growing risk to Kenyan businesses...

SAP Recognises Best Of The Best In Digital Transformation Success At Annual Quality Awards

Nazia Pillay (SAP), Ravi Prawda (SAP), Susil Kumar (Techlab Systems), Amelo Ejalu (Umeme), Roger Bentley (Umeme)African enterprises awarded...

New Book: Raising Ghana’s Land Productivity Can Transform National Economy, Boost Incomes

Urbanization in Ghana has spurred growth in nonfarm jobs in rural areas with little impact on agricultural intensification,...

Securing The ‘Generation Rent’ Workforce

The key to hiring and retaining the new generation is to understand themSkills shortages and an ageing workforce...

Julius Malema Call For The Collapsing Of Borders In Africa

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

Ghana Draws African-American Tourists With ‘Year Of Return’

Tourists pose for pictures at the Cape Coast Castle on 18 August 2019. African-American visitors are flocking to...

Scientists A Step Closer To Saving Northern White Rhino From Extinction

This file photo taken on 28 May 2019 shows the world's last female pair of Northern White Rhinoceros,...

Globalstar Eliminates Blind Spots For Business

Satellite technology is one of the key drivers of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). It’s ubiquity and capability...

Young Nigerian Invents Generator That Runs On Water

A young Nigerian, Emeka Nelson dared to dream and has eventually made it a reality.Emeka has the potential...

Why Tanzania Is The Top Safari Destination In Africa

Images SuppliedFew things in life can rival the thrill of an African safari. It is the serenity of...

Standards Are Not Enough: Policy Implementation Remains Central

Image : TradeMark EABy Melvine P. OuyoIn 2013, Kenya’s Ministry of Health made the devastating decision to withdraw the...

Unlocking Value In The Sub-Saharan Africa Mobile Market

Mobile network operators can avoid the challenges more mature markets have experienced by focusing on their customers.Mobile phone...

What The CITES Vote Means For African Elephants

The vote taken on the future of wild African elephants by members of the Convention on International Trade...

Make Sure That Your Shopping Trip Doesn’t Cost You An Arm And A Leg!

Photo by Peter Hershey on UnsplashEver walked into a supermarket intending to buy only a few items, and...

Username Investment Ltd. Bags The Best Diaspora Market Land Selling Company Award At The 2019 Real Estate Excellence Awards

Username Investment Ltd. won The coveted 2019 Diaspora Market Land Selling Company Award during the recently held Real...

Finalists For The 2019 Annual African Tourism Leadership Awards Announced

Following a rigorous evaluation process by the Africa Tourism Leadership Awards (ATLA) adjudication committee, the finalists for the...

Business Leaders From UAE & Africa To Mentor High-Potential Startups

Business leaders from the UAE and Africa to mentor high-potential start-ups as they build their businesses and target...

The Impact Of Liberation On Rwanda’s Economy

This year was the 25th since the Rwandan Patriotic Front liberated the country, stopping the 1994 genocide against...

Sharing Ideas To Build African Content Creators

Image: Checkpoint AfricaWilliam Jackson, M.Ed.The continued growth of African content creators is being seen in the global expansion...