Corporate boardrooms: where are the women?

  A lack of diversity afflicts most companies’ boards By Kwamboka Oyaro When a woman rises to the top rung of the traditionally all-male corporate ladder in Africa, it’s front-page news because women’s progress in business leadership on the continent continues to be achingly slow. According to a groundbreaking 2015 study by the African Development More...

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By admin On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Digital revolution holds bright promises for Africa

  Turning a digital divide into dividends will require efforts By Eleni Mourdoukoutas Internet penetration is creeping up in Africa, bringing the prospect of digital dividends to a continent long marked by More...

By admin On Friday, January 5th, 2018
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Africa’s poverty rates on a rebound despite notable Economic Development

In this special coverage of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we focus on SDG 10, which is “Reduced inequality within and among countries.” The aim of SDG 10 is for countries to adopt policies that promote More...

By admin On Friday, January 5th, 2018
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Would adoption of GMO technology help solve Africa’s Food Security?

African solutions urgently sought for agriculture development An unprecedented wave of mergers among world’s top GMO producers worries regulators By Hans Wetzels Professor Richard Mulwa knows his way around scientifically More...

By admin On Thursday, December 28th, 2017
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Find a friend – City start up OkHi launches a real time sharing app

A Nairobi-based start-up, OkHi, has launched an app that enables people to share their real-time location with other individuals or businesses. This will also enable people to locate each over without trouble More...

By admin On Thursday, December 28th, 2017
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Unlikely heroes of our environment – 2017

From US President Donald Trump pulling his country out of the Paris climate change deal to devastating hurricanes, floods and droughts wreaking havoc around the world, 2017 has been a rocky year when it comes to More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
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A visa Free Africa still faces hurdles

  Despite fears of increase in crimes, some countries are liberalizing  visas to attract investors By Kerry Dimmer Would an Africa in which Africans require no visas to travel boost prospects for intracontinental More...

By admin On Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Africa grapples with inequalities in Education

  Higher enrolment numbers mask exclusion and inefficiencies By Zipporah Musau At the dawn of independence, incoming African leaders were quick to prioritize education on their development agendas. Attaining More...

By admin On Monday, December 18th, 2017
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Key events that shaped 2017

Source: AFP From the inauguration of US President Donald Trump, to record hurricanes, here are the 12 key events which marked 2017: A year of Trump On January 20, Republican billionaire Donald Trump, 70, is inaugurated More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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KENYA RE-ELECTED TO THE COUNCIL OF THE INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION

Kenya was on Friday 1st December, 2017 elected to the Council of the International Maritime Organization under category C which is reserved for twenty (20) Member States which have special interests in maritime More...

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