Vera Songwe, ECA executive secretary.
Ensuring all African businesses benefit from AfCFTA, Agenda 2030

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is promoting the use of disruptive technologies to enhance financial and digital inclusion in Africa and ensure that even SMEs can take advantage of AfCFTA and benefit from Agenda 2030, as well as Agenda 2063.

6 hours ago

Fak'ugesi Digital Africa Residency expanded
Fak'ugesi Digital Africa Residency expanded

'Tap your Africa Source Code' is the theme of the Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival this year and will focus on bringing important African visions and futures, by tapping into the sources of African tradition and culture alongside technology, creativity and innovation.

8 hours ago

Media deal to increase brand exposure for African rugby
Media deal to increase brand exposure for African rugby

The APO Group and Kwesé Sports have announced a strategic alliance to promote rugby across Africa and the globe. The partnership means increased exposure for African rugby as teams compete to join the world's elite at the 2019 Rugby World Cup,

10 hours ago

Toussaint Alain, African Daily Voice CEO.
New pan-African news agency launched

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea - The new African Daily Voice (ADV) news agency, launched by the African Daily Voice Group, will provide comprehensive coverage in text, photo, video and computer graphics of African news from 10 news desks on the continent.

1 day ago

Watch out Trump, China is taking Africa from under your nose
Watch out Trump, China is taking Africa from under your nose

Look out Donald Trump, while you're not watching, China is quietly stealing a continent from you. And India may not be far behind.

By David A. Andelman 2 days ago

Africa CEO Forum comes to Rwanda
Africa CEO Forum comes to Rwanda

KIGALI, Rwanda - With Africa swinging into action to strengthen regional integration, the seventh edition of the Africa CEO Forum, the largest international gathering of CEOs and investors from the African private sector, will be held on 25-26 March 2019, in Kigali, Rwanda.

9 Aug 2018