guide on 11th Jun

A verification exercise of some 10,000 electricity meters is about to be carried out in a joint operation by the Uganda National...

guide on 08th Jun

June 8, 2018—Ugandans are eating 10 times less meat than the global average, but maintaining acceptable standards also continues to be a problem to the extent that not long ago, butchers in Kampala were nabbed using chemicals intended to freshen the look of their products on display. A former Codex official in Uganda, Mrs Awilo Ochieng Parnet, said...

guide on 07th Jun

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guide on 04th Jun

Rocketships. An online bookstore. The ‘Pet rock.’. What crazy idea do you want to pursue? June 4, 2018 5 min...

guide on 31st May

May 31, 2018—Chinese firm Shenzhen JCN New Energy Technology said early this week it is seeking to introduce financial technology (fintech) in Africa that will boost solar power uptake by targeting low income households. According to Xinhua, Amdy Luo, the Sales Director, said the firm has developed proprietary technology that enables households to...

guide on 29th May

May 29, 2018 6 min read It’s frustrating to watch: So many innovative individuals and teams come up with new business...

guide on 18th May

Ethiopian Airlines is to operate a four-times-a-week service from Addis Ababa to Manchester Airport at a time when capacity between the UK and Africa is increasing.   By David Casey Routesonline   Ethiopian’s national carrier is to start a service to Manchester Airport later this year, providing connections to more than 58 countries across the African...

guide on 10th May

HAIDER AL-ABADI, the prime minister of Iraq (pictured), has a strong case for re-election. He has overseen the defeat of...

guide on 10th May

THE placard is grim: a hand smeared in blood set inside a red circle, with the words: “Enough, no more killings; Rajao,...

guide on 10th May

A MONTAGE of miracles plays on the giant screens in the Perez Dome, a Pentecostal church in Accra. A paralysed man tosses...