Waiting on the queue is Asabe Mohammed, a middle aged woman with a baby on her back. She has brazed the scorch of the sun and endured the dry dusty air for about an hour and half just to get to municipal all in a bid to get some cash. “I do every week” she […]

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China’s foreign minister warned Tuesday against the “bullying” of any Chinese citizen, amid a diplomatic fracas over the arrest of a Huawei executive on a US warrant in Canada. Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of telecommunications behemoth Huawei, was on December 1 arrested in Vancouver on US fraud charges related to sanctions-breaking dealings with […]

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Renowned as Africa’s most respected business awards, The annual All Africa Business Leaders Award (AABLA) is set to honour business excellence and leaders who have made a considerable impact on their industry and community. The AABLA in partnership with leading Pan Africa business network CNBC Africa, honour remarkable leadership and salute game changers of business […]

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Plateau Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (PLACCIMA) in Public Private Partnership with ANISTA Marketing and Events Limited is set to present a trade fair  that would  cover  all aspects of businesses, economic and tourism activities in the country . Bolcit Patience  Barshep the Chief Executive Officer of Anista Marketing and Events Limited said […]

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The much awaited Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner for Air Tanzania on Sunday finally landed at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) for the first time. The plane touched down at the country’s major international gate way at 5.18pm from the United States of America (USA). The aircraft is part of the Air Tanzania plan to grow […]

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In a matter of days the Nigerian government will close its borders to curb the influx of contraband rice from neighbouring countries, a move it says is aimed at sustaining the local production of rice in the country. Although a time frame has not been given as to how long the closure will last or […]

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German authorities arrested the head of Volkswagen’s luxury arm Audi on Monday, the most senior company official so far to be detained over the carmaker’s emissions test cheating scandal. Munich prosecutors, who earlier this month widened their probe into Audi, said Rupert Stadler was being held due to fears he might hinder their investigation into […]

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MTN Group, Africa’s biggest mobile telecoms firm, is aiming to launch a mobile service in Namibia around the end of August, a company executive told Reuters. Currently state-owned operator MTC dominates in Namibia, a country of 2 million people. Johannesburg-listed MTN has operated in Namibia for over 20 years but has mainly provided internet services […]

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Ivory Coast In Riviera Abidjan, the economic capital of Côte d’Ivoire, Barnus Sevi Gbekide, a seasoned and impassioned photographer gathers photography enthusiasts yearning to learn the art of photography. Gbekide is helping shape the next generation of photographers in this West African nation. Beneficiaries are taken through the theoretical aspect of photography. He tells Africanews, […]

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