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Why EU bank puts focus on private sector growth

10 December, 2018 | Hits:13

The European Investment Bank (EIB) vice-president, Ambroise Fayolle, was in Nairobi at the weekend during which he presided over the signing of a number of financing agreements with private firms and the government.


What, where Chinese invest in Africa

10 December, 2018 | Hits:10

There is an aura of uncertainty over the Chinese investments in Africa with increasing debts threatening to cripple governments and making the continent the Asian country’s colony.


Britain’s CDC Group will invest $4.5 billion in Africa over the next four years

10 December, 2018 | Hits:14

Nick O’Donohoe, the Chief Executive of CDC Group, Britain’s development finance agency said it plans to invest up to $4.5 billion across Africa over the next four years to boost ties with the continent.


Turkey and France in Africa

10 December, 2018 | Hits:10

Ahmet Kavas was among the first Justice and Development Party’s (Ak Party) political appointees to represent Turkey at its diplomatic missions.

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

07 December, 2018 | Hits:273

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 December, 2018 | Hits:284

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 November, 2018 | Hits:279

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 November, 2018 | Hits:330

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 November, 2018 | Hits:334

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...

Afcon 2019: Mauritania, Guinea, Ivory Coast qualify

20 November, 2018 | Hits:292

Mauritania qualified for an Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in their history on Sunday with a 2-1 win ov...

Africa News

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

05 December, 2018 | Hits:273

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:314

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:272

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:302

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:331

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:312

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 November, 2018 | Hits:339

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 November, 2018 | Hits:315

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 November, 2018 | Hits:317

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 November, 2018 | Hits:311

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 November, 2018 | Hits:559

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

Dark tourism: why atrocity tourism is neither new nor weird

08 November, 2018 | Hits:1862

Recently a new show appeared on my Netflix recommendations and drew my attention. Dark Tourist sells itself as a provoca...


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