Jumia Report: Internet connectivity, smartphones Drive E-commerce growth in Tourism and Hospitality industry in Africa

Jumia Report:E-commerce Gains acceptance in Tourism and Hospitality industry in Africa

The tourism and hospitality industry is reaping big from growing internet connectivity and the penetration of smart phones in the Africa.  According to jumia...
The International Chamber of Commerce (The ICC) Launches Local Chapter ICC-Kenya

THE INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (THE ICC) LAUNCHES LOCAL CHAPTER ICC-KENYA

The International Chamber of Commerce (The ICC) has officially launched the Kenyan chapter ICC-Kenya, which is a first in Eastern Africa. ICC has a global...

Caterpillar To Open New Parts Distribution Facility in South Africa to Enhance Customer Support

Caterpillar Inc (NYSE: CAT) (www.Caterpillar.com) today announced plans to consolidate its parts distribution centers in Isando, South Africa into a new parts distribution facility...

“TWO GOOD TO BE TRUE”-The story of Africa rising

Press release On Tuesday 14th February, the much anticipated Two Rivers Mall will open its doors to the public for the first time, adding a...
Tourism’s prominence grows, as African governments position the sector in their agenda

Tourism’s prominence grows, as African governments position the sector in their agenda

By Benson Ninai The tourism sector in Africa, which according to UNWTO saw an 8% increase in international arrivals in 2016, is progressively becoming prominent...

Oranto Launches $500-Million Oil Exploration Campaign in South Sudan

Oranto Petroleum will invest $500 million to develop South Sudan’s Block B3, launching a comprehensive exploration campaign starting immediately. The Ministry of Petroleum and...

Mara Social Media Acquires Global Instant Messaging “Nimbuzz”

Mara Social Media (https://Mara.com), an African multi-channel platform of online and mobile tech innovations that are designed to connect people across emerging markets, has...

Kenyan High-school student proposes solar-powered airport

A 15-year-old student from Aga Khan Academy Mombasa has created a model for a solar -powered airport for Mombasa, which could save millions of...

Sage Foundation launches $1 million Enterprise Fund to inspire innovation and change in Africa

Sage (www.Sage.com/za), the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR, and payment systems, has today launched Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund (https://www.Sage.com/company/sage_foundation)....
Africa Logistics Properties signs off Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease with regional freight leader

Africa Logistics Properties signs off Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease with regional freight leader

Africa Logistics Properties (ALP) today announced the signing of Kenya’s largest ever warehousing lease, with Freight Forwarders Solutions Ltd (FFS), the contract logistics arm...