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Continental free trade area to boost e-commerce in Africa

13 décembre, 2018 | Hits:273

Opportunities abound for Africa to engage in and benefit from e-commerce and the digital economy as the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) comes into force, speakers said at an UNCTAD’s Africa eCommerce Week in Nairobi, Kenya.

Economy

IATF delivers message Africa ready for economic cooperation in all fields: Madbouly

13 décembre, 2018 | Hits:258

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inaugurated Egypt’s first Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) on Tuesday held in Cairo.

Toursim

South Africa’s Visa Policy Is Still Hurting Tourism

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South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs has done the country’s tourism industry no favors since 2015, when it introduced a new visa regime requiring minor travelers entering or leaving the country to produce a so-called unabridged birth certificate (UBC) listing the personal details of both parents.

Fashion

Fashion, Lifestyle e-Commerce Platform Debuts in Nigeria

13 décembre, 2018 | Hits:268

WAWOOH, a leading African focused fashion and lifestyle e-Commerce platform has commenced operations in Nigeria, with a media launch in Lagos.

Sport News

Fifa and France sign agreement on African football development

11 décembre, 2018 | Hits:270

Football's world governing body Fifa and the French Football Federation (FFF) have signed an agreement aimed at developi...

‘We remain hosts of 2021 Nations Cup’ - Ivory Coast

07 décembre, 2018 | Hits:279

The Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) insists neither they nor the Ivorian government have been informed by the Confeder...

Egypt will not bid to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

07 décembre, 2018 | Hits:291

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has ruled itself out of the bidding process to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Natio...

Enganamouit’s home in Cameroon vandalised after Nations Cup penalty miss

30 novembre, 2018 | Hits:292

The home of Cameroon forward Gaelle Enganamouit was vandalised in Yaounde following her penalty miss against Nigeria in ...

Women’s Africa Cup of Nations: Nigeria to defend title against South Africa

30 novembre, 2018 | Hits:346

Nigeria will defend their Women's Africa Cup of Nations title against South Africa on Saturday in the Ghanaian capital A...

Women's Afcon: Holders Nigeria score four as South Africa net seven

23 novembre, 2018 | Hits:345

Big wins for holders Nigeria and South Africa mean Group B at the Women's Africa Cup of Nations will be decided by the f...

Africa News

African desert to power initiative to provide 10 GW by 2025

12 décembre, 2018 | Hits:263

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 décembre, 2018 | Hits:279

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 décembre, 2018 | Hits:327

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 novembre, 2018 | Hits:282

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

Is Russia Failing its Investment Promises in Africa?

27 novembre, 2018 | Hits:315

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

Botswana Tourism officially joins WTTC

26 novembre, 2018 | Hits:340

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 novembre, 2018 | Hits:323

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

Morocco seeks collaboration with Nigeria to promote Intra –Africa tourism

22 novembre, 2018 | Hits:352

Mr Jalal Imani, Africa Director of the Moroccan National Tourism Office, has called for collaboration between the countr...

Rwanda’s Finance Minister calls on Africa to speedily ratify Continental Free Trade Agreement

21 novembre, 2018 | Hits:324

Kigali, Rwanda, November 20, 2018 (ECA) –  The 22nd Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts o...

All animals are created equal, but Kenya’s political elephants are far, far more equal

21 novembre, 2018 | Hits:333

A few weeks ago, Governor of Migori Okoth Obado was released on bail. The release triggered mixed emotions. His supporte...

African tourism has potential to grow if well managed: WTTC

20 novembre, 2018 | Hits:327

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) on Monday said African countries have potential to grow tourism if they impr...

Kenya’s fertility rate lowest in East Africa

20 novembre, 2018 | Hits:570

Kenya has the least fertility rate in East Africa, new data by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has shown, poi...

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