The Economic Commission for Africa, through the African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) is holding a meeting in collaboration with the Walvis Bay Corridor Group and other Corridor management Institutions (CMIs) to establish the African Corridor Management Alliance. The Alliance is expected to coordinate the sharing of best practices and other strategies in support of the development and management of economic corridors on the Continent.
2 days ago
NAIROBI, Kenya - African data collection startup Bamba has announced that it has closed its first seed investment round after raising US$1.1 million (Kes. 110 million) in investment funds, making it one of the largest and most successful seed rounds completed by an East African startup.
16 Feb 2017
A United Nations expert has called on the Government of Cameroon to restore internet services to predominantly English-speaking parts of the country which have been cut off in “an appalling violation of their right to freedom of expression”.
14 Feb 2017
LAGOS, Nigeria - Silvertree Internet Holdings, Africa's leading Internet platform, has acquired Nigerian price comparison site TopCheck for an undisclosed amount, making it Africa's largest price comparison group.
13 Feb 2017
International hotel chain Tune has introduced the no-frills hospitality concept in Kenya's capital Nairobi. Launched in July, the 280-room property is the company's first foray into Africa.
13 Feb 2017