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Diplomatic Passport Scandal into State House Corridors

The current passport scandal is very unfortunate as this is not only a mere or ordinary passport, here we are talking of...

JICA Finances Tyre Retread Plant

The Japanese development agency has approved a project proposal that aims at establishing a tyre retreading plant in Ethiopia. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) accepted...

Driving corporate objectives and economic development through smart procurement leadership in Southern Africa

The exclusive Africa Procurement & Enterprise Development Summit Southern Africa is being held at Victoria Falls from 11 - 13 November 2019. Source of...

Can we prepare for climate impacts without creating financial chaos?

Editor’s note: This feature builds on Geoff Dembicki’s extensive reporting for Vice related to the potential for financial crises from climate change. Here, Dembicki...

Kenyan man Arrested over Rape in Oklahoma just before leaving the Country

Kenyan man Arrested over Rape in Oklahoma just before leaving the Country- Tulsa police arrested a man accused of beating, strangling and kidnapping his...

TRRC’s Jallow Delivers Keynote Address at Conference on African Truth Commissions

The Executive Secretary of the TRRC, Dr. Baba Galleh Jallow, was the keynote speaker at a conference on African truth commissions held at the...

Ministry Set to Buy 1.3b Br Worth of Fertiliser

The government is set to buy 50.5 million quintals of fertiliser at an estimated cost of 13.9 billion Br. The fertiliser will be used...

Judge rules that Prisons Inspectorate must be given independence

Government must change law within two years so that the inspectorate’s funding is not controlled by the Department of Correctional Services Source of original...

In store or online — what’s the environmentally friendliest way to shop?

Is cyber-shopping terrible for the environment? Some say yes, with all those trucks heading out into suburbia to deliver your latest gadget, fashion garment...

The number with the power to halt the climate crisis

Increased greenhouse gas emissions from human activity have put the Earth firmly on the path to a warmer future, with rising seas, melting glaciers,...

Opinion: The “yellow vests” show that in France, as elsewhere, a green economy must...

The gilets jaunes protests in France are a visible — and violent — symbol of a general malaise that has spread to many Western...

Dive In: Exploring South Africa’s maritime opportunities

An exciting new maritime awareness programme was launched Wednesday, 4 September to encourage South Africa’s youth to not only dip their feet into the...

Farming amended under low-priced fertilizer in Tanzania

Farmers in Tanzania can now access cheaper fertilizer for farm-production as Ministry of Agriculture reduces fertilizer costs. In a press conference, on August 28th, the...
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Seacom unveils direct-to-corporate services in Uganda

Pan-African telecoms enabler SEACOM has further extend its corporate market offering into the East African region, under its Seacom Business brand, by providing its industry-leading Internet connectivity...

Hunt for Uganda’s Cobalt heightens as Australian Jervois completes Cobalt merger

Jervois has completed its merger with eCobalt after receiving eCobalt’s nod from its Canadian shareholders and Supreme Court of British Columbia approvals. According to...

Austrian tractor maker makes in roads in Africa with Carbon farming

An Austrian company Technik-Plus has developed a cutting-edge Carbon Farming-technology in their Impuls-Centre in Mureck, Southern Austria,  for sustainable and gently mechanized farming with...

Vodacom Tanzania gives premier league a $3.91 million boost

Vodacom Tanzania, in a bid to increase its visibility has boosted its support for the premier league. The sponsorship that $3.91 million over the period...

Songas limited presents dividends to its shareholders

Songas limited has paid the government TZS8.8 billion in dividends as a result of its shareholding in the Tanzanian gas-to-power company. Songas is a strategic...

Vigils and protests across Cape Town against violence against women

“We shouldn’t have to fear our brothers, our fathers, our uncles, our neighbours. We shouldn’t have to fear the man at the post office” ...

Mozambique Insight: The new reality of Nacala port

The logistic Northern Development Corridor is definitely the most challenging of the three logistics corridors that Mozambique holds (Maputo, Beira and Nacala). Because it is...

The Joburg Indaba 2019: 4 weeks to go – have you secured your place...

The 2019 Joburg Indaba is taking place in less than 4 weeks’ time on 2 - 3 October at the Inanda Club. Secure your...

How the internet is taming Lagos chaos

Lagos state is the ground zero for the deployment of reliable broadband infrastructure by West Africa’s connectivity and data centre solutions provider, MainOne. The rollout...

Kenyan Diaspora Hodgen Mainda gets powerful State appointment in USA

Kenyan Diaspora Hodgen Mainda gets powerful State appointment in USA: Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has appointed a Kenyan to serve in his government as...