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African Executive Launch in Uganda and Tanzania

The people of Uganda have been given an awesome platform to help shape Uganda and Africa through dis...

20th June 2006
Zimbabwe Lags Behind in Phone Technology

As mobile phone technology is being embraced rapidly in African counties, Zimbabwe is missing out. Z...

27th June 2006
Bank to Improve Corporate Governance in Africa

The African Development Bank is organizing its first consultative meeting of Stakeholders and Develo...

12th December 2006
Maize Harvesters Leased to Farmers

Leferne Afrique is leasing out maize harvesters to farmers in the North Rift. The machine can harves...

29th November 2006
Rwanda and Burundi Admitted to EAC

The inclusion strengthens the EAC in terms of size, people, natural resources, market opportunities,...

5th December 2006
Leaders Sign Pact to Promote Peace and Development

The pact will go a long way in bringing the region out of the vicious cycle of conflict, humanitaria...

19th December 2006
Nigeria Pledges to Reduce Oil Disasters

Nigeria’s government promised measures to avoid future disasters. In Nigeria, pipeline fires occur f...

2nd January 2007
The 7th World Social Forum in Nairobi

WSF is set for 20-25th January 2007, at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani Nairobi - Kenya...

9th January 2007
200 African Firms to Participate in Africa Asia Bu...

This is the forth forum to be held under the auspices of Africa-Asia Business Forum (AABF) .The purp...

16th January 2007
Cabinet Approve Abolition of Capital Punishment

The Rwandan Cabinet has finally adopted the draft law for the abolition of the death penalty. The de...

23rd January 2007
Kenya Ranked Best for Business in East Africa

Kenya has ranked the best country to do business in East Africa. Globally Kenya is at number 83, Uga...

30th January 2007
Kenyan Exports Approved by US Congress

The United States Congress has allowed Kenyan exporters to market peas, corn and carrots to the lucr...

6th February 2007
Cell phones to Fight HIV/AIDs

The "Phones-for-Health" project will use software loaded onto a standard Motorola handset to allow c...

13th February 2007
Cocoa Farmers Enjoy High Prices

Farmers in the world top cocoa grower, Ivory Coast, have enjoyed unusually high prices for their bea...

27th February 2007
It’s a New Dawn For Liberia

After a decade of conflicts and war, Liberia is pulling itself out of a mess that paralyzed all the...

20th November 2007
East Africans Free to Work in Rwanda

President Paul Kagame announced that East Africans professionals seeking employment in Rwanda will n...

27th November 2007
Agriculture Debut in Nigeria

Agriculture is asserting its position as the traditional occupation of the Nigerian people. Prior to...

4th December 2007
Somalia PM Dismisses Cabinet

Just three weeks after his appointment, Somalia’s new Prime Minister Nur Hassan Hussein has dismisse...

18th December 2007
Cote d'Ivoire Seeks Cooperation

The Ivorian government is in the process of consolidating peace within and without its borders to he...

24th December 2007
Uganda’s Economy Grows by 7%

During his new year’s message to the nation, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda said that the count...

1st January 2008
Zimbabwean Dollar Continues to Tumble

Villagers in most parts of Matabeleland are selling their livestock in South African Rand, citing th...

8th January 2008
Nigeria’s Bourse Upbeat

The Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) is looking forward to an advancement of its trading operations from...

30th January 2008
International Roots Festival in Gambia

The one-week biennial festival is observed in commemoration of the forced enslavement of millions of...

5th February 2008
1st US – Africa Tourism and Sports Seminar

The event co-sponsored by the Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) and Africa Travel Association (ATA)...

12th February 2008
Castro Resigns

Castro said “I neither will aspire to nor will I accept - I repeat - I neither will aspire to nor wi...

19th February 2008
Civic Groups Wary of EPAs

African and international civil society organisations have adopted a call for action, urging the res...

29th February 2008
Woolworths Nominated

The only nominee from Africa is listed alongside five other leading retailers under the ‘Responsible...

4th March 2008
Chicago to Host African Agribusiness

Africa’s increasing economic growth potential has created the need for a forum where leaders can exc...

11th March 2008
Gadaffi Praises Mugabe

In Uganda we have Museveni; inZimbabwe, we have Mugabe. They are real African leaders. They are seri...

18th March 2008
Protest against GMO Seeds in Kenya

Maize seeds taken for testing by civil society and farmer groups were confirmed to contain Genetica...

25th March 2008
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