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American Billionaire To Build Africa’s Largest Agriculture Research Centre In Rwanda

American Billionaire To Build Africa’s Largest Agriculture Research Centre In Rwanda

American billionaire Howard Buffet has pledged to establish Africa’s largest centre for agriculture research and extension in the country. Buffet was speaking at the inauguration of a $39M irrigation scheme in Nasho Sector of Kirehe District which also consists of a solar power plant with a capacity of 3.3 megawatts to power the irrigation system. […]

African Countries Reject ‘Eco’ Currency

African Countries Reject ‘Eco’ Currency

The six-member countries of the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) comprising Nigeria, Ghana, Gambia, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, have rejected the adoption of ‘Eco’ as the name of the proposed single currency for West Africa. Rising from an extraordinary meeting of the ministers of finance, and the governors of the Central Banks of the […]

Tesla, Apple Among Firms Accused of Aiding Child Labour In Africa

Tesla, Apple Among Firms Accused of Aiding Child Labour In Africa

images in the court documents, filed in U.S. District Court in Washington D.C., showed children with disfigured or missing limbs Five of the world’s largest tech companies have been accused of being complicit in the death of children in Africa forced to mine cobalt, a metal used to make telephones and computers, in a landmark […]

African Leaders To Launch Landmark 55-Nation Trade Zone

African Leaders To Launch Landmark 55-Nation Trade Zone

It took African countries four years to agree to a free-trade deal in March. The trade zone would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc and usher in a new era of development across the continent. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Benin’s President Patrice Talon on Sunday signed a landmark trade agreement […]