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Africa Is A Rich Continent With Poor People – Dlamini Zuma

Africa Is A Rich Continent With Poor People – Dlamini Zuma

AFRICA is a contradictory place being a rich continent with poor people, African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. She also said development will be very slow in Africa if women are left out. During a cockatil held for her at Melia Habana Hotel on Friday evening, Dlamini-Zuma said only skills and education could be an […]

The Value Of Dual Citizenship For African’s Wishing To Take Advantage Of Opportunities

The Value Of Dual Citizenship For African’s Wishing To Take Advantage Of Opportunities

The Value of Dual Citizenship for African’s Wishing to Take Advantage of Opportunities within the Continent and Abroad. It is estimated that only around 1% of the world’s population have two or more passports, making dual citizenship an exclusive privilege. JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 5 October 2015/ “No man is an island” is the theme of […]

Africa’s Governance Winners, Losers And Surprises

Africa’s Governance Winners, Losers And Surprises

Zimbabwe is one of the African countries where governance has improved most in the four years up to 2014. Senegal just might surge ahead of its African counterparts in the future, to become one of the continent’s powerhouses. Developments in Somalia, long the worst-governed country in Africa, can be described as “a good news story”. […]

Africans Lead With The Highest Academic Achievements In The US Beating Asians

Africans Lead With The Highest Academic Achievements In The US Beating Asians

Africans have the highest educational attainment rates of any immigrant group in the United States with higher levels of completion than the stereotyped Asian American model minority. It is not only the first generation that does well, as estimates indicate that a highly disproportionate percentage of black students at elite universities are African or the […]

The Top 10 Fastest Growing Economies In Africa, Number 1 Will Surprise You

The Top 10 Fastest Growing Economies In Africa, Number 1 Will Surprise You

Africa is preparing to take its place in a future global economy which will see the earth’s population reach 10 billion by 2050. As people are saying, Africa is where the ball is bouncing right now. The continent is currently experiencing an average economic growth of between 5 to 8% a year. It’s the youngest […]

Africa Metro: Sub-Saharan Africa Gets Its First Metro

Africa Metro: Sub-Saharan Africa Gets Its First Metro

GETTING around African cities is famously stressful. Whether in Nairobi, Lagos or Johannesburg most journeys involve negotiating roads clogged with honking cars and choked with fumes.This is also true of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s fast-growing capital. But it is now possible to make at least some journeys there without braving the hectic streets. On September 21st, […]

Ethio-Djibouti Railway to Begin Operation Early 2016

Ethio-Djibouti Railway to Begin Operation Early 2016

The new railway line connecting Ethiopia and Djibouti will open starting early 2016, the head of the Ethiopian Railways told the press. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, the 450-mile line which is being built by China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC) and China Civil Engineering Construction (CCECC) at a cost of 4 […]

Somali President Meets With His Djibouti Counterpart

Somali President Meets With His Djibouti Counterpart

High level delegation led by the president of federal republic of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has on Wednesday arrived in Djibouti, capital city of Djibouti, diplomats said. Mr. Mohamud has been welcomed warmly by his Djiboutian counterpart Osmail Omar Gelle and other senior officials. They were taken into presidential Palace in the city. The two […]

Yaya Toure Abandons Ivory Coast: John Obi Mikel Not Selected For Nigeria

Yaya Toure Abandons Ivory Coast: John Obi Mikel Not Selected For Nigeria

IVORY Coast begins the defence of its African title this weekend without Yaya Toure after the team captain asked not to be selected while he considers his international future. So, Sunday’s 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone in neutral Nigeria is the start of new coach Michel Dussuyer’s reign, and possibly the […]

National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) to Open Branch in Djibouti

National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) to Open Branch in Djibouti

National Oil Ethiopia (NOC) announced that it would soon begin the distribution of petroleum products in Djibouti. NOC Chief Executive Officer Tadesse Tilahun said, the company has purchased petroleum stations and the petroleum depot in Djibouti Airport along with oil tankers with over 450 million Birr. Distribution of fuel, oil and other petroleum products would […]

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