Nigeria: A land of city dwellers seeking the simple life?

Nigeria is spearheading urbanisation in Africa, leading to an abundance of challenges and opportunities for consumers and corporates alike. Ged Nooy discusses

Lesotho: A Southern African alpine discovery trail

Fully encircled by South Africa, Lesotho is a unique country set high in the mountains, its natural beauty beginning to become more discovered as greater numbers of tourists cross over the border

Ecotourism: Rwanda’s responsible revenue

Ecotourism is no longer a buzzword invented in the 1990s. For Rwanda, it represents a vital stream of income which helps to preserve its natural wonders and boost its carbon-free credentials

Opinion: The importance of protecting Africa’s essential energy infrastructure

Derek Campbell, Chief Executive Officer of Energy & Natural Resource Security, Inc, on the challenges and solutions to protecting energy infrastructure

Eswatini: Showcasing the best that Africa has to offer

Whether you’re looking for the culturally fascinating, a captivating wildlife scene or welcoming tourist offerings, Eswatini holds much of the best that Africa has to offer

SAP Africa: A stalwart of social and technological transformation

A preview of our interview with SAP Africa's Managing Director Cathy Smith

Exclusive: An interview with Mastercard Foundation's Kim Kerr

Mastercard Foundation has taken it upon itself to help address the stark, growing problem of youth unemployment on the continent. Kim Kerr, Director of Regional Programs, explains why

A Q&A with the organiser of 2019’s AfricaCom

With the 2019 edition of AfricaCom on the horizon, we spoke to the event orgniser to find out what lies in store for delegates in Cape Town

Q&A: World Economic Forum Africa Co-Chair and END Fund CEO Ellen Agler

We find out about how the END Fund is leading the debate on ending neglected diseases to enable Africa’s prosperity

Can cryptocurrencies make the AfCFTA more efficient?

How the The African Continental Free Trade Agreement can be impacted by technology such as cryptocurrencies

Democratisation of innovation and what it means for Africa

Without technological constraints, more people from across Africa are free to innovate and create on the global stage; democratisation of energy is necessary to enable Africans to move into the digital age.

Exclusive: WISTA on addressing the gender imbalance in the shipping industry

The Women's International Shipping and Trading Association is working to address the gender imbalance of a historically male-dominated industry. Clare Gomes, President of the South Africa chapter, tells us more

The Continent’s Employment Conundrum

Delving into the African Development Bank’s African Economic Outlook 2019 report and its analysis on the region’s rapidly growing labour force

How Safaricom continues to catalyse Kenya’s socioeconomic development

For Safaricom, success is not dictated by finances and statistics. It is determined by a wider purpose of catalysing community development and supporting socioeconomic strides

Liberia: Africa’s oldest republic, reinvigorated

Africa’s oldest republic is full of charm, natural beauty and an energised population eager to fulfil the nation’s undoubted economic potential, a journey which tourism has its part to play in

Thami Moatshe: Women in leadership, a journey in finance

Thami Moatshe discusses her journey in what has been a finance industry traditionally dominated by men

Investing in African Mining Indaba 2020: Early registration now open

Take advantage of early registration with the discount code AO10 for next year's Mining Indaba

Visa Champions Women Entrepreneurs at the World Economic Forum on Africa

Visa is launching She’s Next, Empowered by Visa, in Africa, to encourage female micro-and small-business owners as they fund, run and grow their businesses across the continent.

How NGOs can be more effective in Africa using digital communication

Africa faces several challenges; it currently carries almost a quarter of the.