Category Archives: Mag

Consolidation of the fintech ecosystem in Africa, Good or Bad?

Fintech Africa

‘Mobile money’ used to be a catch-all phrase, describing everything from consumer wallets to building agent networks, lending, and international remittances.

read more

Share
Posted in African News, Business, Mag | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Consolidation of the fintech ecosystem in Africa, Good or Bad?

Learning while working in the modern business environment; Do you know your LQ?

What does your Learnability Quotient say about you?

read more

Share
Posted in Mag, World News | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Learning while working in the modern business environment; Do you know your LQ?

Our aim is to make East Africa one country – President Museveni.


Our aim is to make East Africa one country, one state – says Yoweri Museveni of Uganda. “It’s now integrated economically but together with our partners we want East Africa to become one country.”

read more

Share
Posted in Interview, Mag, Uganda News | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Our aim is to make East Africa one country – President Museveni.

UNWTO Commission for Africa analyses the potential of Chinese tourism in the continent

The capital city of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, has recently hosted the 59th Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Africa. Held between 18-21 April, the Commission included a High-level Meeting on Chinese Outbound Tourism to Africa, where regional representatives debated the potential that the sector brings to the continent.

read more

Share
Posted in African News, Ethiopia News, Mag, Travel | Tagged , , | Comments Off on UNWTO Commission for Africa analyses the potential of Chinese tourism in the continent

The Trouble with Branding Things African …

James Maposa

Director Consultant

Intergroup Brand Science (formerly Interbrand Africa)

read more

Share
Posted in Mag, South Africa News | Tagged , | Comments Off on The Trouble with Branding Things African …

Somaliland: Foreign Investment Law Analysis

Somaliland has in abundance investable natural resources such as minerals, oil, marine resources, frankincense, livestock, and various other raw materials.

read more

Share
Posted in Mag, Somaliland | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Somaliland: Foreign Investment Law Analysis

Construction, Hospitality, Business, Tourism & Investment in Zanzibar

Fumba Town’s first-of-its-kind sustainable real estate development, offers modern and affordable living as well as commercial space with unique investment opportunity available in the growing real estate market. Developed by CPS live Ltd., a Zanzibar-based German company, Fumba Town Development houses are state-of-the-art composition of multi-layered, fast growing plantation wood, fibre reinforced composite and fibre insulation. All materials are chosen according to German quality standards, complying with the requirements of the local ecosystem and treated for complete safety against parasites; thus coexisting harmoniously with environment and respecting the beauty and abundance of nature.

read more

Share
Posted in Mag, Travel, Zanzibar | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Construction, Hospitality, Business, Tourism & Investment in Zanzibar

SOMALILAND: Corporate Governance Is Imperative For Private Sector Development

The private sector is the backbone of Somaliland economy and the biggest employment generator. However, it has inherent limitations which limit its potential to expand and pool together capital in the form of shareholding. The Majority of Somaliland businesses are sole proprietorship, family owned and partnerships. There are few shareholding companies, who operate on the basis of mutual trust rather than systematic corporate governance frameworks where the rights of shareholders are protected. It is time that Somaliland private sector should operate in a formal framework where operations and investment are not only done on individual trust and clan linkages but internationally accepted formal corporate governance frameworks.

read more

Share
Posted in Mag, Somaliland | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SOMALILAND: Corporate Governance Is Imperative For Private Sector Development

Justice Deferred: The 15 Year Anniversary of the Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission Verdict

Dr. Fikrejesus Amahazion

This week represents 15 years since the Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission (EEBC) made its ruling to solve the border conflict between the neighbouring countries. However, its decisions, presented on 13 April 2002, remain unimplemented, constituting a flagrant violation of fundamental international law, calling into question the moral authority of several international organizations, serving as a serious impediment to peace and development in the Horn of Africa, and leading to the destabilization of the region through contributing to unnecessary rivalry, tension, conflict, and insecurity.

read more

Share
Posted in Eritrea News, Ethiopia News, Mag | Tagged , | Comments Off on Justice Deferred: The 15 Year Anniversary of the Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission Verdict

Botswana Most Attractive Investment Destination in Africa

According to the Index, Botswana scores highly based on a range of factors that include improved credit rating, current account ratio, import cover and ease of doing business

read more

Share
Posted in African News, Botswana News, Mag | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Botswana Most Attractive Investment Destination in Africa