Pope Francis donates to FAO to assist drought and conflict-stricken populations in East Africa

Pope Francis Donates to Aid drought and conflict-stricken populations in East Africa

In an unprecedented move, Pope Francis has symbolically donated €25,000 to FAO's efforts supporting people facing food insecurity and famine in East Africa. Pope Francis...
Significant smartphone penetration and supportive government regulations driving global consumer telematics market growth.

Significant smartphone penetration and supportive government regulations driving global consumer telematics market growth.

The significant penetration of smartphones, lowered connectivity costs, high speed internet technologies and supportive government regulations is driving the growth of the global consumer...
China made 10% of tourists visiting Africa in 2016

China made 10% of tourists visiting Africa in 2016

The massive influx of Chinese tourists to Africa has in the recent years made a buzz, and it is for all possible reasons. After...
African youth takes stand at first ever WCC Eco-School

African youth takes stand at first ever WCC Eco-School

“It is imperative for churches to invest in the youth of Africa so they can take leadership in addressing these issues in the timeframe...
Free Trade Agreements Present an Opportunity to Access New Markets

Free Trade Agreements Present an Opportunity to Access New Markets

The free trade agreements in Africa, particularly the Tripartite Free Trade Agreement and the envisaged Continental Free Trade Area present an opportunity for African...
Digitization of Kenyan farmer payments helps tackle poverty

Digitization of Kenyan farmer payments helps tackle poverty

A new case study by the United Nations-based Better Than Cash Alliance shows how agriculture nonprofit organization One Acre Fund , in partnership with...

Kenya to host high level International Summit on ‘Innovating Economies’

Kenya will for the second time in three years host a summit organised by The Economist Events (www.Economist.com/events) on February 1st 2017 at the...
Kenya’s real estate market set to bounce back in 2018

Kenya’s real estate market set to bounce back in 2018

Kenya will set the agenda for the region's real estate sector,  says the East Africa Property Investment (EAPI) Summit’s managing director Kfir Rusin. Since...

Microsoft to empower innately African creativity and innovation

By Beth Ngugi Microsoft has partnered with Growth Africa, a move which provides a platform to local innovators, businesses and technologists to air their view...
DOB Equity teams up with IFC and CDC to invest in transforming Kenya’s warehouse industry

DOB Equity teams up with IFC and CDC to invest in transforming Kenya’s warehouse...

Press release DOB Equity http://dobequity.nl/, , a leading Dutch family office, will invest up to US$4 million in Africa Logistics Properties Holding (ALP), a developer...