Trump’s Fall and Biden’s Presidency: Meaning for Africa

The November 2020 US presidential election was a unique moment in the global post-Cold war epoch; it came at a time when the world battled the COVID-19 pandemic and also ushered in the post-Trumpism era. The pandemic and Trumpism threatened globalisation. Shrouded in the foggy sentimental expression of “Make America Great Again”, Trumpism sought to cut back on the gains made through g...

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EAC Must Fast-Track DRC’s Membership

EAC should fast-track DRC’s membership. This will accord the region a pool of critical ass...

Ubuntu – Not Hustler or Dynasty Narrative, Is Kenya’s Hope

The continued use of the “hustlers vs dynasties” slogan by a section of the political divi...

Staff in Small Companies Need Employer Support Less Than Those in Larger Firms

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many companies, but small businesses have suffered more...

COVID-19 Led to Mobile Money Acceptance and Boosts Across Communities

Mobile money operators at the Ado area of Nasarawa state say that they are making good rev...

Ride the Biden Bounce – But Judiciously, Investors Warned

The warning from Nigel Green, chief executive and founder of deVere Group, comes as Joe Bi...

7 Practical Tips for Merchants to Avoid the Risk of Chargeback and Recalls

Merchants must choose their payment processing provider wisely

Kenya’s UN Security Council Membership: Sign of Great Power Ambitions?

Kenya took up its place as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council,...

Trump’s Fall and Biden’s Presidency: Meaning for Africa

The victory of Joe Biden and Trump’s exit have several geopolitical implications for Afric...

Kaspersky Advanced Threat predictions for 2021

While we don’t have a crystal ball that can reveal the future, we can try to make educated...

Youth Unemployment in Africa: Post-COVID Skills Revolution Challenge

The COVID-19 global pandemic has been a disruptive detour redirecting the course of post-p...

Storming of Capitol Raises Questions on Social Media Accountability

The world watched in consternation as a violent mob stormed Capitol, desecrated the federa...

The Science of News Content: Reading Between the Lines

The danger with the news is we get so comfortable with it in our lives that we think that...

Who and What We Celebrated in Africa in 2020

Even though 2020 was quite a “different” year for a lot of people, there were still a lot...

Tigray Will Never Be Silenced

World history as well as Ethiopian history have clearly shown that ideas never die;

Will Donald Trump Get Away with Murder?

Two weeks before the outgoing US president, Donald Trump, vacating the White House, things...

Editorial
Silencing the Guns in Mozambique is Urgent

Mozambique, ranking third among African risk-prone countries most exposed to multiple weather-related hazards and the impact of climate change is embroiled in an armed crisis that has seen o...

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Storming of Capitol Raises Questions on Social Media Accountability

The world watched in consternation as a violent mob stormed Capitol, desecrated the federal building and temporarily halted the ongoing the legislative process. It was the first time since t...

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Silencing the Guns in Mozambique is Urgent

Mozambique, ranking third among African risk-prone countries most exposed to multiple weather-related hazards and the impact of climate change is embr...

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Storming of Capitol Raises Questions on Social Med...

The world watched in consternation as a violent mob stormed Capitol, desecrated the federal building and temporarily halted the ongoing the legislativ...

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Letters to Editor
Ride the Biden Bounce – But Judiciously, Investors Warned

Investors should ride the “Biden bounce” in the markets this week – but judiciously, warns the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory and fintech organisations. The...

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Ubuntu – Not Hustler or Dynasty Narrative, Is Kenya’s Hope

The continued use of the “hustlers vs dynasties” slogan by a section of the political divide in Kenya is slowly having a toxic effect that requires remedial action. The ‘hustlers vs dynastie...

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Ride the Biden Bounce – But Judiciously, Investors...

Investors should ride the “Biden bounce” in the markets this week – but judiciously, warns the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial...

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Ubuntu – Not Hustler or Dynasty Narrative, Is Keny...

The continued use of the “hustlers vs dynasties” slogan by a section of the political divide in Kenya is slowly having a toxic effect that requires re...

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Perspectives
Kenya’s UN Security Council Membership: Sign of Great Power Ambitions?

Background and Context  Kenya took up its place as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, the world body’s most powerful entity on 1st January. Kenya’s route to me...

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Staff in Small Companies Need Employer Support Less Than Those in Larger Firms

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many companies, but small businesses have suffered more than others. According to numerous research findings, in some countries, up to 90% of small compani...

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Kenya’s UN Security Council Membership: Sign of Gr...

Background and Context  Kenya took up its place as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, the world body’s most powerful en...

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Staff in Small Companies Need Employer Support Les...

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many companies, but small businesses have suffered more than others. According to numerous research findings, in so...

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Regions
7 Practical Tips for Merchants to Avoid the Risk of Chargeback and Recalls

Let’s go back in time –in the past when a merchant received a wire transaction, it was considered the most secured method of payment. Using the SWIFT or SEPA systems, money is transferred fr...

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COVID-19 Led to Mobile Money Acceptance and Boosts Across Communities

Although the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak brought lots of economic hardship and predicament with many losing jobs and business, it brought a boost in mobile money and its acceptance in communi...

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7 Practical Tips for Merchants to Avoid the Risk o...

Let’s go back in time –in the past when a merchant received a wire transaction, it was considered the most secured method of payment. Using the SWIFT...

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COVID-19 Led to Mobile Money Acceptance and Boosts...

Although the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak brought lots of economic hardship and predicament with many losing jobs and business, it brought a boost in mo...

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