Last July, US President Barack Obama set the spark for his Power Africa programme that will help sub-Saharan African countries build power production and transmission projects and double their electricity access. President Obama announced in Cape Town, South Africa, his plan to mobilise US$16-billion for investments that will generate 10,000 megawatts of electricity.
By Kingsley Ighobor 19 Dec 2013 07:04
As 2013 draws to a close, there seems to be a general sigh of relief as a year filled with emotional ups and downs comes to a close. It is the time of year that the majority of people will spend time with those who mean the most to them and their jobs and careers will take a back seat. It's often a time for reflection and a time when many realise they may not be happy where they are in their careers and will look to the New Year for fruitful change and new adventures. In other instances the year is closed off with a resounding bang as career highs and successes are celebrated and ready to be tackled again in the coming year with excitement and vigour.
By Juliette Attwell 17 Dec 2013 09:48
Professional services firm, Deloitte was a title sponsor of the inaugural World Retail Congress Africa, held last month in Sandton. I spoke to Ilse du Toit, a manager within the Strategy & Innovation practice at Deloitte Consulting.
By Danette Breitenbach 17 Dec 2013 08:48
Etisalat Group's mobile phone-based commerce service, 'Flous', has expanded into Benin through its subsidiary Etisalat Moov.
17 Dec 2013 07:47
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