Africa’s Opportunity to Lead in the 4th Industrial Revolution

General Yoweri Museveni`s progressive vision of harnessing and integrating African economies ahead of the Fourth Industrial Revolution is truly inspirational. Some would quip that while Europe was inventing the steam engine and building circuit board factories in the 2nd and 3rd Industrial Revolutions, Africans were still hunting animals with spears and drumming and dancing around fires...

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Africa Must Take Burden of Disease Seriously

Infectious diseases account for about one quarter of deaths worldwide, causing at least 10...

The Fight for Government Employees’ Pension Fund among ANC Factions

It has been revealed that powerful individuals wanted to loot the more than R1.8-trillion...

Why Knowledge Is Not Power

Society pays people for what they do with what they know.

Robust and Coherent Civil Service is Key to Effective Policy

Countries that don’t have an effective civil service cannot expect to make any headway wit...

Africa’s Opportunity to Lead in the 4th Industrial Revolution

Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Block chain, Quantum Computing, Biotechnology...

Mathematics: A Platform for Scientific and Technological Advancement

As of today there is no clear cut definition of mathematics. According to Aristotle, mathem...

A Stable Horn of Africa Depends on a United Somalia

The only political leaders in this world who are proud of their countries’ colonial herita...

Banking with a Human Touch

Banking with a human touch as a way to contribute to a sustainable world and a financially...

Somaliland and the Global Rule-based System

Some commentators have questioned the logic of the diplomatic response since Somalia has n...

African Parliamentarians Ready for Effective Cooperation with Russia

Russia has attached great importance to the development of inter-parliamentary diplomacy

Ethiopia: The Art of Compromise

Constitutions are nothing more than linguistic artefacts which need to be periodically rev...

What Constitutes A Brand?

It is necessary to make the difference between a commodity and a brand

Mental Health Disorders in Kenya Require Urgent Intervention

There are many misconceptions from Kenyans about mental illnesses

A Constant Dabbling With African History and Culture

The issue of global dominance is not that easy, it was done through the blood, sweat and t...

Debt Diplomacy: Five Realities that African Countries Must Face

There is no altruism on anyone’s part; it is all about advancing and protecting perceived...

Editorial
Low-income Markets: A Phenomenal Opportunity for Business

Safaricom is a leading communications company in Kenya with the widest and strongest coverage. It is also home of the famous Mobile Money service - M-PESA. Safaricom tapped into Kenya’s pecu...

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Africa Must Take Burden of Disease Seriously

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus commenting on the Ebola spread in DR Congo laments that “Just when we start to get control of the virus in one area, it appears in another.” T...

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Low-income Markets: A Phenomenal Opportunity for B...

Safaricom is a leading communications company in Kenya with the widest and strongest coverage. It is also home of the famous Mobile Money service - M-...

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Africa Must Take Burden of Disease Seriously

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus commenting on the Ebola spread in DR Congo laments that “Just when we start to get control of the viru...

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Letters to Editor
Somaliland and the Global Rule-based System

The visit of the Somaliland President to Guinea has triggered a debate on the decision by the Federal Government of Somalia to sever ties with the West African country.  Some commentators ha...

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The Fight for Government Employees’ Pension Fund among ANC Factions

The revelations by former Public Investment Corporation (PIC) CEO, Dr Dan Matjila at the PIC commission of inquiry betray the reasons behind the factional battles within the ruling ANC. It i...

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Somaliland and the Global Rule-based System

The visit of the Somaliland President to Guinea has triggered a debate on the decision by the Federal Government of Somalia to sever ties with the Wes...

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The Fight for Government Employees’ Pension Fund a...

The revelations by former Public Investment Corporation (PIC) CEO, Dr Dan Matjila at the PIC commission of inquiry betray the reasons behind the facti...

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Perspectives
Robust and Coherent Civil Service is Key to Effective Policy

Prof Adebayo Olukoshi, Regional Director for Africa and West Asia of the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) has urged African countries to bu...

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Why Knowledge Is Not Power

We’ve always underestimated the role of educators in our society. As you may well know, for a society to progress, the younger generation must be far more educated than their parents. A f...

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Robust and Coherent Civil Service is Key to Effec...

Prof Adebayo Olukoshi, Regional Director for Africa and West Asia of the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International...

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Why Knowledge Is Not Power

We’ve always underestimated the role of educators in our society. As you may well know, for a society to progress, the younger generation must be far...

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Regions
What Constitutes A Brand?

It is necessary to make the difference between a commodity and a brand. A commodity is a product which has no specific identity or name of its own which would differentiate it from other sim...

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Banking with a Human Touch

Banking with a human touch as a way to contribute to a sustainable world and a financially healthy society Serving 3.2 million clients, de Volksbank is a family of four Dutch banking bran...

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What Constitutes A Brand?

It is necessary to make the difference between a commodity and a brand. A commodity is a product which has no specific identity or name of its own whi...

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Banking with a Human Touch

Banking with a human touch as a way to contribute to a sustainable world and a financially healthy society Serving 3.2 million clients, de Volksban...

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