Technology Grand Prize Winner: Stephen Simiyu, Uganda.
Winners of Agility Africa 2016 Photo Competition

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has announced the winners of its Africa 2016 Photo Competition, a series of photographs that show how quickly Africa is modernising, growing and even leading the way in new technology.

13 hours ago

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US strongly condemns assassination of Somali journalist

The United States strongly condemns the September 27, 2016, assassination of Somali journalist Abdiaziz Mohamed Ali in Mogadishu.

14 hours ago

Masen sponsors Africa renewable Energy Forum
Masen sponsors Africa renewable Energy Forum

EnergyNet has announced that Masen has come on board as the official sponsor of the Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF), the labelised side meeting of COP22 in Morocco this November.

1 day ago

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Social media persecution in Tanzania

Freedom of expression online is under attack in Tanzania as the government abuses legal and judicial processes to suppress critical voices on the internet, in violation of regional and international human rights standards, according to media watchdog, the African Freedom of Expression Exchange.

2 days ago

Ericsson, Grundfos launch drinking water 'ATMs'
Ericsson, Grundfos launch drinking water 'ATMs'

Scandinavian company, Grundfos, have come with a solution that will improve access and payments for drinking water. The collaboration ensures easy connection of mobile wallet providers and water service providers, to simplify access for the end consumer.

23 Sep 2016

H.R.H Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and Professor Anna Tibaijuka.
Tanzanian Professor wins sustainable development award

Former executive director of the United Nations Human Settlement Programme, UN HABITAT, Professor Anna Tibaijuka, has been awarded the 'His Royal Highness H.R.H Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa Award for Sustainable Development', becoming the first woman to receive the award now in its third anniversary.

23 Sep 2016