5 Things To Know About The Gambia Independence Day

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The Gambia, officially the Republic of the Gambia, is the smallest country in Africa.  Situated in West Africa, the Gambia is almost entirely surrounded by Senegal, except for its coastline running at its western end on the Atlantic Ocean. Banjul i [Read story...]

Richest Africans in Technology

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When Forbes released their list of Richest Africans in 2017, the leaders in the tech industry could not be ignored. Here are the 5 richest Africans in tech in 2017: Onis Sawiris (Source: Forbes) 5. Onsi Sawiris- Egypt $1.07 Billion-telecoms Onsi Sawi [Read story...]

AFC and Harith Merge Assets To Bring Power To Africa

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New joint venture has over 1,575 MW combined gross operational and under-construction capacity, and supplies power to over 30 million people-   US$3.3billion capital value portfolio of assets, including landmark projects Kpone Independent Power Pro [Read story...]

Speak Up Africa Launches #YENA2030


Promoting Sustainable Development Goals through the Perspective of African Women In 2015, countries concluded a negotiating process that has spanned more than two years and featured the unprecedented participation of civil society. Governments agreed [Read story...]

#1 Shares Fall As Barclays Decides To Exit Africa

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British bank, Barclays plc says it will sell down its 62.3 percent stake in Barclays Africa over the next two to three years. The bank said although the African operations were well diversified and a high quality franchise, its investment presented c [Read story...]

Top 10 Education Apps for Africa

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Top Education Apps for Africa. Leading academics, CIOs, regulators, NGOs, service providers, and EduTech entrepreneurs will convene at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg on the 17th of March 2016 for the upcoming 2016 Education Innovatio [Read story...]

Bahrain Introduces eVISAS for Eleven African Countries

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– Third phase of the new visa policy facilitates access for businesses and tourists – Builds on policy developments announced in 2014 and 2015 Bahrain MANAMA, Bahrain, 16 February 2016,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Bahrain has introduced eVisas [Read story...]

Prince Ali Outlines Commitment to Africa

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Presidential Candidate Says FIFA Can do More for African Football FIFA Presidential Candidate Prince Ali Al Hussein insists he will pursue a tailored approach to African football if he is elected to the top spot of the world football body. “I will [Read story...]

NEPAD Council Calls for New Council Members

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Together we can make a dif erence NEPAD Council is a non­political and independent Non­Profit Organization (NGO) founded by African professionals and scholars with a pledge to support the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) to achie [Read story...]

NHEF: Unlocking Nigeria’s Potential

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The Nigeria Higher Education Foundation (NHEF) is pleased to announce it will hold its 2015 gala on September 30th at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, NY.  The event will be a festive occasion as the NHEF celebrates its accomplishments, looks [Read story...]


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The foremost annual meeting for Africa’s top CEOs will take place on 21 and 22 March 2016 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Groupe Jeune Afrique, the African Development Bank and Rainbow Unlimited are delighted to announce that the fourth edition of th [Read story...]

The State of the Marketing Nation Addressed

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2 days, 10 renowned industry speakers and 6 interactive workshops:   Marketing and Communication professionals gathered at CTICC in Cape Town for the highly-anticipated two day, Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) Conference. Recognised as [Read story...]

Africa – Japan Business Investment Forum

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Africa – Japan Business Investment Forum brings together some of the key actors in the Japanese and African business and government circles Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (front C) escorts Sierre Leonean President Ernest Bai Koroma (front [Read story...]

Nigerian Entrepreneurs to be Showcased

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SeedStars World Announces Partnership with Lagos Startup Week and UBER to Showcase the Best Nigerian Entreprenurs On July 31st, the Nigerian leg of Seedstars World will take place at the final event of Startup Week. This will showcase the best entrep [Read story...]