Europe’s Green Future Starts in Ethiopia

The European Union's ambitious new Green Deal promises to make the bloc carbon-neutral by 2050, while creating new jobs and raising living standards. But,...

AfDB President Wants Africa to Invest U.S.$1.8 Trillion on Infrastructure

Africa's $1.8trillion pension and sovereign wealth assets should be used to develop infrastructure in the continent, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr...

A call for enhanced public private partnership to boost Africa’s infrastructure

The ‘dark continent’ narrative has changed. Africa is growing. Today, five out of the 20 fastest growing global economies are found in Africa. However,...

African governments struggle to turn around loss-making airlines

Governments from Kenya to South Africa are struggling to turn around loss-making state-owned airlines through restructuring or by bringing on board private partners.

Madagascar signs Infrastructure Modernization deal with China

Madagascar has signed a modernization agreement with China in a bid to overhaul its telecoms sector. The Madagascar Tribune reported that...

Syniverse, China Telecoms Global pre-launch connectivity services in Africa

China Telecom Global (CTG) and Syniverse have strengthened their strategic partnership with the pre-launch of a new suite of connectivity solutions for mobile operators...

Ghana, Boeing Sign MoU for Three 787 Dreamliners

Boeing and the Republic of Ghana announced today that the country intends to re-launch an airline starting with the 787-9 Dreamliner. The parties signed a memorandum of...

Eskom Poses a Major Risk for Investors, says Anglo American

South Africa’s beleaguered state power utility and regulatory uncertainty are the biggest risks for investors wanting to put their money in the country, according to...

China just launched the world’s largest 5G network

The country's three state-run telecom operators launched services for the next generation wireless technology on Friday. China Mobile (CHL), China...

Ethiopia, Egypt Reach on Win-Win Agreement

Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on the sidelines of the Russia–Africa Summit in the Russian...

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Ethio-Kenya Electricity Highway Project Nearing Completion

The Ethio-Kenya Electricity Highway Project is expected to be ready for testing and commissioning at the end of this Ethiopian year, according to Ethiopian...

Presidents Sahlework, Museveni Confer on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

President Sahlework Zewdie has conferred with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and wide ranging bilateral, regional, and international...

Aviation Africa 2020 underway in Ethiopia

The 5th Aviation Africa Summit and Exhibition is being held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The two-day summit is a major event for the...