Africa Diaspora Remittance – The hand that keeps giving.

  By Agnes Gitau Financing Africa’s public and private sector projects has always been an expensive business, the outbreak of COVID 19 has caused a tremendous strain on access to finance, in an already stretched environment, in particular frontier African States. As leaders explore solutions for Africa’s recovery, the importance of More...

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By admin On Thursday, December 31st, 2020

A long awaited Brexit deal is finally Served

  Now the fate of trade between the UK and EU from 2021 has been secured, many will be keen to see the details of the deal struck on Christmas Eve. Reactions There is still much that is not yet clear, but More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

What is the state of democracy on continental Africa today?

Aljazeera: At least 16 African nations have held elections this year. But there have been almost as many debates as to whether democracy is actually disappearing across the continent. A number of leaders continue More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020

2021 Africa Macroeconomic outlook

The coronavirus pandemic continues to upend lives and livelihoods globally plummeting economic growth in individual countries. Although the SSA region may have been spared the rate of infections recorded in advanced More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Wheels for life – Ambulance service responding to women in labour – Kenya

Doctors in Nairobi realising the rising rates of women during childbirth came together and established a free ambulance service that responds to women in labour during the covid 19 pandemic.  To curb the spread More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

The elections that was #Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election in August 2017  faced so many allegations of fraud that the Supreme Court annulled the results. But Kenya’s top opposition figure Raila Odinga dropped out of the More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Hunger Will Kill More People In Africa Than COVID-19

A sombre interview on the state of many in Africa as the world grapples with #covid19. Up votes: 0 Down votes: 0  More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

ACFTA – Pretty on paper but will take time to implement

3 weeks ago, Nigeria the latest signatory to the African Continental Free trade agreement announced closure of its borders between Benin, Cameroon and Niger. This goes against the vision of open and free markets More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

#SavingEsther: Broken Promises

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By admin On Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

The Guptas family – A South African Corruption Story

  The US has placed economic sanctions on members of Gupta family and a business associate for their alleged roles in a “significant corruption network” in South Africa. The three Gupta brothers, More...