Dangote Group calls for ports’ reforms to enhance AfCFTA

The Commercial Operations Officer, Dangote Group, Mr. Rabiu Umar, yesterday called for the reform at ports in Africa as well as the...

International Tourism Film Festival Africa opens submissions for 2022

The ITFFA, founded in 2019, is hosted in proud cooperation with the International Tourism Film Festivals Committee (CIFFT). CIFFT’s partnership with the ITFFA is...

Rwandan firms participate in intra-African trade fair in SA

At least 10 local companies are showcasing their products and services at the ongoing Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF 2021), in Durban, South...

Ethiopian Airlines A350-900 pilots perform spectacular airshow in Dubai

Pilots of the Ethiopian Airlines A350-900 have performed a spectacular air show at Dubai Airshow 2021. Thousands of visitors...

13 countries urged to ratify trade deal

Countries yet to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) have been urged to do so. Speaking virtually...

African countries spend 45 bil USD annually to import food items: AU Commissioner

Africa must feed itself and rely less on food importations, AU Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Blue Economy and Sustainable Environment said.

Strengthening Africa’s pharmaceutical industry: learning the lessons from COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted Africa´s vulnerability due to its reliance on imports for most vaccines, medicines and other health product needs. The...

Ethiopia Airlines to support single African air transport market policy – WoldeMariam

Ethiopian Airlines has reiterated that the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) policy would give the carriers from the continent the opportunity...

AfCFTA: Movement of people vital to African free trade – UNECA

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has stated that the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) will not fully...

Ethio-Djibouti railway generates over 1.2 million USD in seven months

Ethio-Djibouti Railway announced that it has generated 1.264 million US Dollars in transport revenue during the first seven months of 2021.

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African trade reliant on secure maritime links, Seychelles’ president tells COMESA

Trade can only be realised if the maritime links that connect eastern and southern Africa and beyond are reliable and have been...

Regional Tourism and World Heritage authorities attend the First Session of World Heritage Journeys...

UNESCO Regional Office for Southern Africa (ROSA) hosted the first of a two-part sustainable tourism, capacity building and networking program on 17...

Dismantle trade barriers to grow Africa’s economy, Dangote urges leaders

African leaders have been urged to dismantle trade barriers stifling their individual countries, in a bid to ensure smooth flow of goods...