Date Archives for May 2013
Dana Sanchez, 9:54 pm
“Make sure you are confident when you interact with colleagues or partners in the workplace or business environment in Nigeria,” says the senior investment adviser to the Nigerian minister of Agriculture. “Particularly if you are a woman, and you are young or young looking.”
Dana Sanchez, 8:21 pm
In its 10-year strategy for 2013-2022, African Development Bank focuses on two objectives to bring about transformation in Africa: inclusive growth and green growth.
Dana Sanchez, 7:27 pm
Farmers in Nigeria were not using protective gear while applying chemicals to crops; they weren’t washing out containers, were discarding chemicals improperly and in some cases, Fulani herdsmen were bringing their cows to graze on areas where herbicides had been applied only hours earlier.
Dana Sanchez, 6:11 pm
Nzima’s business reduces overcrowding at hospitals and clinics in the Western Cape by using bicycles to deliver medicine to chronically ill patients in their homes.
Dana Sanchez, 5:31 pm
Activities such as blast fishing are causing massive degradation of the coral reefs and reef fish in East Africa, a report says.
Dana Sanchez, 4:53 pm
The Karibu Fair is the largest travel expo of its kind in East and Central Africa, and the second largest travel industry event in Africa after the INDABA event in South Africa, organizers say.
Makula Dunbar, 4:46 pm
Research that benchmarks African private equity against the global market for the first time shows the industry is far maturer than analysts had previously thought.
Makula Dunbar, 4:30 pm
Police has warned the public to be alert on high-tech equipment robbers use to detect valuables such as laptops and expensive mobile phones when traveling in public transport vehicles.
Makula Dunbar, 4:05 pm
Tanzania envisages increasing rice production up to three million tonnes for export to the East African market
Dana Sanchez, 4:03 pm
The African economy is overly dependent on public investment for infrastructure development, says Donald Kaberuka, president of African Development Bank. The Agriculture Fast Track is a critical tool to leverage private sector investment.
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