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Impact on food security in Africa
Impact on food security in Africa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Despite the considerable opportunities trade creates in moving goods from surplus to deficit areas, the trade aspect in addressing food security and climate change in Africa seems to be largely missing.

26 May 2017

Incubation model helps social entrepreneurs
Incubation model helps social entrepreneurs

ACCRA, Ghana - A social incubator programme that helps social entrepreneurs scale their business models in Africa, is making an impact on the lives of over a million children across seven African countries.

25 May 2017

António Guterres.
‘Learn from and work with Africa'

To mark Africa Day today, António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, said all of humanity will benefit by listening, learning and working with the people of Africa.

25 May 2017

The ruins of Breeze FM. Credit: mfwa.org/bellanaija.com.
Demolition of Nigeria's Breeze FM an "open attack on the press"

On May 22, 2017, security operatives and officials of the Nasarawa State Urban Development Board - acting on orders from the governor of Nasarawa State in North Central Nigeria, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura - stormed the premises of privately-owned Breeze FM and razed the building.

25 May 2017

Focus on the connected customer to deliver personal experiences
Focus on the connected customer to deliver personal experiences

LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigerian CIOs should look at how they can use the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud technologies (also known as the Third Platform), to deliver personalised experiences that are tailored to new working styles across social and mobile as well as the expectations of the connected customer, says Magnus Nmonwu, regional director for Sage in West Africa.

24 May 2017