Ethiopia's Eskinder Nega is named IPI Press Freedom Hero; and the Afghan Journalists Safety Committee is honoured as Free Media Pioneer
Between East and West: Africa's economic transformation will create a third centre of global power, according to a new ‘Afro-Optimism' series
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Innovate Ventures re-runs successful tech accelerator for Somali startups, to support and invest in the next wave of tech startups in Somaliland and Somalia
Will headline GDP growth translate into qualitative development across the continent..?
Airtel Networks Limited and ZTE have announced a strategic partnership to launch 4G (fourth generation wireless mobile telecommunications technology) in Nigeria
MTN and Huawei have partnered to bring the first LTE Licensed Assisted Access (LAA) network in Africa
Goodbye Malaria recently sold its one millionth Goodbye Malaria bracelet, raising $1million for malaria elimination programmes in Africa
French sport equipment and sportswear company, Decathlon, has opened its first shop in Ghana, now the largest store in West Africa
A new Tigo call centre has been launched in Tanzania, complete with embedded data security measures to protect customer information and identity, to offer Tigo customers dedicated worldclass service
Home-grown African brand Dangote is on track to becoming the world's largest exporter of rice in five years time
Politics aside, integrated marketing agency Avatar has done a management reshuffle with co-founder Zibusiso Mkhwanazi stepping down as CEO to take on a bigger role as group CEO of Avatar Investment Holdings and the Avatar360 Group, which owns the agency's Johannesburg and Cape Town offices
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World Bank group launches new program to support Africa's top digital entrepreneurs
Internet access restored in anglophone Cameroon after three months, following a widely-criticised government shutdown
The dti to showcase South Africa's best in goods and services at Zimbabwe International Trade Fair
The International Monetary Fund has forecast 2.6% growth in sub-Saharan Africa this year, aided by a modest recovery in large economies South Africa, Nigeria and Angola
API Events has launched African Property Skyline magazine. The publication covers real estate investment and development on the continent
WGSN, a London trend forecasting company for fashion, unveils four key trends of African design in 2017 and 2018
All the winners of D&AD 2017 Pencils have been announced and we have the colours of the 13 South African entries that made the grade!
FRANKFURT, Germany - German sportswear maker Puma said Tuesday it set a new quarterly record for sales between January and March, springing over the €1bn-barrier and upping its forecasts for the year.
The second set of D&AD Pencil winners have been announced, with an additional 10 South African entries making the grade in the final categories!