Is Ethiopia’s reform from government dictatorship to gangsters’ rule?
NBE Blog

Is Ethiopia’s reform from government dictatorship to gangsters’ rule?

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – In one of the panels during this week’s World Press Freedom Day event hosted in Addis Ababa, an Ethiopian journalist working for an international media indicated that he can’t travel to two regions in Ethiopia. This is because some gangs are not happy about the issues he covers and labeled […]

Capital floods in for flourishing African fintech, payments
Technology

Capital floods in for flourishing African fintech, payments

Close to $100m of fundraising has been injected already in 2018 into Africa’s bourgeoning fintech and mobile payments sector, with a significant amount of capital still to be deployed this year. Prospects for the sector looks bullish, according to telecom, media and tech news and events company, TMT Finance.