Rwanda: Latest News
Dana Sanchez, 8:43 pm
Despite soil’s importance, most people in Africa lack knowledge about soil partly because information tends to be in publications read only by scientists.
Dana Sanchez, 7:35 pm
Global investors used to put their money into Africa’s Arab rim in the North and South Africa in the South. Now the money is going to the middle, according to a Washington Post report.
Dana Sanchez, 3:54 pm
The aid is intended to provide better health and education, generate more cross-border trade, and fund hydroelectricity projects in support of the U.N.-brokered Great Lakes peace agreement signed by 11 countries in February.
Dana Sanchez, 2:39 pm
Rwanda’s One Cow Per Poor Family Program, implemented in 2006, provides households with a dairy cow, supplying milk, which can be a source of nutrition and income for families, and manure to fertilize crops.
Dana Sanchez, 4:35 pm
Breaking into Africa’s luxury market has been tough but there are opportunities, says Cote d”Ivoire-born gourmet tea entrepreneur Swaady Martin-Leke.
Makula Dunbar, 1:52 pm
Rwandan President Paul Kagame says the UN peacekeeping force in the Democratic Republic of Congo has “in some cases” made the situation worse.
Makula Dunbar, 3:29 pm
Africa’s consumer-facing industries have the potential to deliver good investment returns, according to Robert Scharar, Commonwealth Funds manager and president of financial planning and investment firm, FCA Corp.
Makula Dunbar, 4:13 pm
Sub-Sahara’s TotallyConcrete Expo to analyze economic growth as it impacts the construction sector. Already in Tanzania, cement demand has increased 10 percent since last year.
Dana Sanchez, 1:04 pm
South Africa’s travel industry is growing faster than the rest of its economy, scoring high marks in the global marketplace for travel competitiveness when it comes to natural resources and environmental protection, but low marks for security concerns.
Dana Sanchez, 8:31 pm
Kofi Annan, former United Nations secretary general and chairman of the Africa Progress Panel, said Africa’s wealth can lift millions out of poverty but it will require proper governance and transparency.
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