Ethiopia to Host ITME Africa 2020

Ethiopia to host International Textile Machinery Exhibition (ITME) Africa 2020, which scheduled to be held from 14th to 16th February. The...

MTN Nigeria officially launches mobile money operations

MTN will today officially launch mobile money, MoMo, operations in Nigeria, its biggest market and Africa’s most populous nation. Mobile Money schemes across...

Japan Pushes Need for Sustainable African Development in dig at China

Leaders from Japan and Africa on Friday agreed on the need for infrastructure development that takes into account a country's ability to pay off...

Japanese PM Vows to Expand Investment in Africa

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe promised to expand private-sector investment from the nation to Africa, at the Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development...

Japan Plans to Double Africa’s Rice Production by 2030

The Sasakawa Association will work with the Japan International Cooporation Agency (JICA), to help double rice production to 50 million tonnes by 2030.  Japanese...

Ethiopian to Increase Flights to China to 50 per week

Ethiopian Airlines is adding flights between its African hub and Chinese cities and plans to add direct flights between Addis Ababa and Tokyo, according to...

Uganda Airlines Kick Starts Relaunch Operations with Kenya Trip

Uganda’s national airline has launched commercial operations with a flight to the Kenyan capital. Uganda Airlines’ inaugural flight to Nairobi...

Egypt’s Sisi Arrives in Japan for TICAD 7

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has arrived in Japan to attend seventh Tokyo International Conference on Africa Development (TICAD 7) today. Tokyo...

G7 Leaders Approve $251m in Support of Women Entrepreneurs in Africa

French President Emmanuel Macron and G7 leaders on Sunday approved a package of $251 million in support of the African Development Bank’s AFAWA initiative to support...

Premier Invites South Korean Investors to Invest in Ethiopia

Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed invited South Korean investors to invest in his country. During Ethio-South Korea business forum held in...

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Ethiopia seeks to expedite, finalize resumed GERD tripartite talks

Ethiopian Ministry of Water, Irriga­tion and Energy disclosed that the East Africa nation is committed to reach a speedy and win-win deal on the...

Trump’s bid for a piece of Microsoft-TikTok deal could spur legal action

President Donald Trump’s unprecedented demand that the United States get a cut of the proceeds from the forced sale of Chinese internet giant ByteDance’s...

Kenya private sector expands at strongest level in a year: PMI

Activity in Kenya’s private sector rose at its fastest pace in a year last month on the back of a gradual easing of...