Promising Economy News

AICC Africa, an organization devoted to the development and forward movement of the African economy and business culture, recently reported on some key developments in Africa’s economic scene.This growth looks encouraging, particularly in the Angola and Equatorial Guinea regions. Further, despite ongoing concern for the Ethiopian economy, they have been showing strong figures based on […]

Telecommunication – The Growing Technology In Africa

Technology is the utilization of information technology tools to perform tasks. It can be anything from telecommunication to business intelligence software. Tools such the smartphones, computers and even the televisions are all results of technology and years of study. Technology has been around for a long time now. The recent technological advancements though have impacted […]

Improved Utilization of Local Consultants For Regional Research

Globalization in general and regional integration in particular raises the need for regional economic policy analysis. Countries in the region have well-established policy research institutions that contribute substantially to national policy making. However, when it comes to regional issues potential clients often continue to use foreign consultants instead of local consultants because of various reasons. […]

Human Rights

Many African countries have become notorious over the past few decades for their alleged violations of human rights. Among the best known recent instances are the genocide of Tutsis in Rwanda, the suppression of political opposition in Nigeria, and the practices of the Zairean government of President Mobutu. Not too long ago, South Africa’s apartheid […]

Disease and Health in Africa

Africa faces some very serious health problems. Africans on average face lower life expectancies, higher infant mortality rates, and a greater risk of disease than people in most other parts of the world. Many people in Africa suffer from preventable diseases which are rare or easily treated in the industrialized countries: diseases like cholera, diarrheal […]