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From the Shore of Lake Ruhondo

24 January, 2019 | Hits:14

From the shore of Lake Ruhondo, I marveled at the turquoise water and the mist capped mountains. That was a sight to behold.


MTN Uganda mobile money boss deported

24 January, 2019 | Hits:22

Uganda has moved ahead to arrest and deport Elsa Muzzolini, MTN General Manager Mobile Financial Services, in an on-going crackdown on the telecom’s employees engaged in espionage.


DP World CEO claims Africa should remove trade barriers for economic development

24 January, 2019 | Hits:16

Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, the Chairman and CEO of DP World Group, attended the Africa Emergence Conference 2019 in Senegal’s capital city, Dakar.


UN speaks positively about Kenya’s economic growth

24 January, 2019 | Hits:14

Economic growth is expected to remain strong in Kenya and the rest of East Africa this year and the next, the United Nations said.

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Van der Dussen to take T20 form into ODI series

18 January, 2019 | Hits:275

Rassie van der Dussen wants to take his Mzansi Super League (MSL) form into the upcoming Momentum one-day international ...

Mali women's star Bassira Toure signs in Spain for Malaga

17 January, 2019 | Hits:273

Mali women's international Bassira Toure has signed her first overseas contract joining Spanish top-flight side Malaga f...

Africa Youth Cup gets Presidential backing

14 January, 2019 | Hits:271

Things are looking up for the maiden edition of the Cape Verde 2019 Africa Youth Cup billed for April, as the tournament...

Egypt named as the hosts of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

09 January, 2019 | Hits:277

Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) has announced.

Mohamed Salah: Liverpool and Egypt forward named Caf African Player of the Year

09 January, 2019 | Hits:282

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah is the 2018 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year - the second consecutive year...

Guinea 'not informed' of 2023 Nations Cup hosting change

07 January, 2019 | Hits:283

The Guinea Football Federation (Feguifoot) says it has yet to be told that it will host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations i...

Africa News

What does 2019 hold for Africa?

08 January, 2019 | Hits:277

In 2018, Nigeria’s economy stuttered, foreign investors welcomed South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s anti-corrupti...

Nigeria’s study on AfCFTA ready next January

21 December, 2018 | Hits:312

• Leads formation of African Manufacturers Association The Presidential Steering Committee on the African Continental Fr...

AFRICA: OPIC to inject $6 million into CrossBoundary Energy

18 December, 2018 | Hits:333

CrossBoundary Energy, an investment fund for Africa dedicated to solar energy production, will receive a $6 million cont...

Migration and the Economy—an Inseparable Pairing

17 December, 2018 | Hits:327

On the streets of Casablanca there is only one thought on the mind of Ibrahima, a young Senegalese migrant.

Egypt is making Africa a top priority as it prepares to take over the chairmanship of the African Union in 2019

14 December, 2018 | Hits:316

Africa is on centre stage in Egypt this month, with a series of events taking place almost simultaneously in the country...

African desert to power initiative to provide 10 GW by 2025

12 December, 2018 | Hits:327

A new Desert to Power Initiative – outlined at the UN Climate talks in Poland – intends to provide 250 million people in...

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

05 December, 2018 | Hits:340

Following a successful 2018 Africa Tourism Leadership Forum and Awards (ATLF) held in Accra, Ghana, at the end of August...

Bono to speak in Chicago on fighting AIDS, poverty in Africa

03 December, 2018 | Hits:392

Bono will speak in Chicago about his efforts to combat AIDS and extreme poverty in Africa.

Africans don’t need visa to travel to 25 per cent of African countries, report

29 November, 2018 | Hits:349

The year 2018 is a landmark chapter in Africa’s regional integration efforts.

Is Russia Failing its Investment Promises in Africa?

27 November, 2018 | Hits:398

For the past two decades, Southern African leaders have been looking for external support and genuine foreign investment...

Botswana Tourism officially joins WTTC

26 November, 2018 | Hits:415

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) yesterday welcomed the Botswana Tourism Organization (BTO), as its newest ...

Africa missing out on boom in Chinese tourism

26 November, 2018 | Hits:411

African countries are missing out on a boom in Asian tourism, mainly from China, and must ease visa and entry requiremen...

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