Volkswagen to start assembling cars in Ethiopia

The automobile giant of Germany Volkswagen is set to install assembly plant in Ethiopia, a German…

Ethiopia telecom privatization grabs Germany’s T-Systems attention

The German Development Cooperation Minister, Gerd Muller, who is on official visit to Ethiopia, says German’s…

Ethiopia abandons mobile apparatus registration, cut service rate

Ethio Telecom, the state monopoly, announces abandoning of mobile phone apparatus registration and cutting of service…

Nairobi to host Origin Africa apparel industry show

At the upcoming Origin Africa 2018 show in Nairobi, Kenya, ThreadSol, the pioneer in enterprise material…

UN official calls for Africa’s intellectual property rights protection

The Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Ms. Vera Songwe calls on Africa…

Mastercard announces Next-Generation African Leaders

Fifteen teams of a total of 32 emerging African social entrepreneurs have been selected as winners…

Africa launches continental innovation award for SDGs

The President of Ghana and Co-Chair of the Group of Eminent Advocates for the Sustainable Development…

Paylater app reaches one million downloads in Nigeria

In Nigeria, a country of nearly 200 million people, 61% of the adult population is underbanked.…

Tunisia to use drones for agriculture data collection

Tunisia and the African Development Bank has signed an agreement for the launch of a pilot…

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…

Emirates introduces web virtual reality technology

Emirates has introduced 3D seat models on emirates.com, becoming the first airline to introduce web virtual…

Ethiopia opens market for multiple telecom operators

The recent announcement of the Ethiopian government to sell share of the state monopoly Ethio Telecom…