Africa

Lockdown helps grow Vodacom data revenue

•There has been a spike in network data traffic as millions of South Africans were forced to work, school and entertain ...

EABC endorses Amina for the World Trade Organisation post

The East African Business Council has endorsed the nomination of Ambassador Amina Mohammed, for the World Trade ...

VAELL to launch agricultural arm in Tanzania to support farmers and SMEs

Regional Leasing Firm, Vehicle And Equipment Leasing Limited (VAELL) is set to launch its agricultural arm in Tanzania ...

How to change the illicit outflows narrative

• The International Tax Justice Academy is pushing for concerted effort to the problem • The 7th edition involves civil ...

Africa's tourism attractions deserted as Covid-19 keeps visitors away

•The safari industry generates some $12.4 billion in annual revenues for South Africa, Botswana, Kenya, Rwanda, ...

East African economies hit by coronavirus impact

East African economies and mainly agricultural based supplement by mineral exports and tourism.

AFRAA estimates Sh860.5 billion revenue loss for African Airlines

Africa airlines will lose approximately $8.103billion (Sh860.5 billion) in revenue this year, according to a new report ...

Africa less cautious about Covid-19, loses least working hours, ILO report

more than one in six young people has stopped working since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic while those who remain ...

Zoho announces fixed local pricing to ease fluctuations on Kenyan businesses

Global technology company, Zoho Corporation, has availed more than 45 business software applications at a fixed price ...

Airtel's EA revenue up on data and voice

Voice revenue in East Africa grew to Sh64.56 billion

Airlines suffer huge loses as coronavirus grounds travellers

Ethiopian Airlines is one of the main players in Africa's aviation industry

Abiy proposes Sh15trn budgetary support for Africa

Says economies are fragile and vulnerable amid Covid-19 pandemic.

Airlines count loses as coronavirus takes toll on aviation industry AFRAA

The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) is urging African governments to consider compensating inevitable losses, ...

Zimbabwe partnering up with fintech for gold-backed digital currency

Zimbabwe has already seen the surge of bitcoin casinos along with different online websites.

Traders in Kenya and Rwanda grabble with large numbers shoppers rush to stock

Rwandans clamoured for rice, cooking oil, sugar, and flour at a market in the capital Kigali

Coronavirus to hit hard on Africa's air economy

The African Airlines Association(AFRAA) has said the coronavirus is expected to negatively affect Africa’s aviation ...

IMF's former Africa head nominated as the Fund's Deputy MD

Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday nominated Antoinette Sayeh ...