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Kenya Unveils $1.5bn Chinese-Built Railway in Nairobi

Kenya Unveils $1.5bn Chinese-Built Railway in Nairobi

Kenya has unveiled a $1.5 billion Chinese-built railway line linking Nairobi to Naivasha. According to a report by Reuters, the flag off ceremony held on Wednesday despite delays in building an industrial park in the Rift Valley town to encourage freight. The extension links to another Chinese funded and built […]

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Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative

Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative Announces Its Ten Finalists for the $1m Prize

After seven months and nearly 10,000 applications from 50 African countries, Alibaba founder Jack Ma’s Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) has chosen the ten finalists for the competition‘s grand finale event in Accra, Ghana on November 16th. The 10 contestants who hail from Egypt, Nigeria, Liberia, Rwanda, and Cote D’Ivoire […]

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Video: Oby Ezekwesili Speaks on Xenophobia at World Economic Forum

Video: Oby Ezekwesili Speaks on Xenophobia at World Economic Forum

Nigeria’s former Minister for Education, Oby Ezekwesili, speaks on Xenophobia in South Africa at the World Economic Forum (WEF). During a special session, Oby explained that the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) would not deliver on its promise if xenophobic attacks is not quickly resolved. The Nigerian Government had […]

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