How continental free trade deal benefits Ethiopia

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse _ For the past decades much has been said about the need…

Nile Basin Initiative marks 20th anniversary in Kigali

The Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) is set to mark its 20th anniversary tomorrow in Kigali, Rwanda.…

Egypt takes over African Union’s presidency

At the 32nd Africa Union heads of summit opened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, this morning President…

28 countries join Single Africa Air Transport Market

The number of Africa countries that joined Single Africa Air Transport Market (SAATM) has reached 28…

Ethiopia passes continental free trade deal

The Council of Minister of Ethiopia today approves the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), which…

ITC expands East Africa, India business partnerships

For the past few years Indian private sector has been partnering with East Africa countries on…

Report lists Ethiopia among top ten investment destinations in Africa

South Africa’s Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) new report, ‘Where to Invest in Africa’, listed Ethiopia among…

Reducing risk for private investment in off-grid energy

By Oliver Waissbein – In 2011 Rwanda was literally in the dark– 89 percent of the…

Rwanda to provide clean water for 1.5 million people

The African Development Bank’s Board has approved additional funding support of €115 million to Rwanda’s Sustainable…

Novartis to introduce affordable chronicle diseases’ treatment to Ethiopia

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – Novartis, a global healthcare company based in Switzerland, is set to…

UN advices Africa to utilize untapped tourism potential

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – Kigali, Rwanda – A study conducted commissioned by the United Nations…

Why Africa implements continental free trade area

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – Kigali, Rwanda – It has been eight months since 44 African…