Archive for: February, 2013

The Role of China on The African Continent

The Role of China on The African Continent

The exponential rate of Chinese investment in Africa over the past few years has been noted with both optimism and skepticism by mainstream media, political commentators and influential role players in the developed and developing world. Opinions triggered by this new development […]

 
 

Turkish deputy PM Visits Mogadishu to Inspect Development Projects

Turkish deputy PM Visits Mogadishu to Inspect Development Projects

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag arrived in Mogadishu on Saturday to inspect development projects funded by his government in the Somali capital. The projects include Digfer General Hospital and the Marine Institute which are being rebuilt. Other projects under […]

 
 

10 Africa’s Food Blogs of 2013

10 Africa’s Food Blogs of 2013

There are seemingly a million food blogs out there, but only a handful showcase African food. Even so it has still been a struggle to pick 10 of our favourite for this year (2013). Half of the African food blogs […]

 
 

Africa Now the World’s Second Fastest Economy

Africa Now the World’s Second Fastest Economy

Africa is already the world’s second fastest growing economy after expanding 5% a year in the past two years, well above the global average. Africa’s GDP is on track to grow by 5.3% this year, a televised debate with the […]

 
 

Tanzania to Train Somali Engineers

Tanzania to Train Somali Engineers

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in collaboration with the government of Tanzania is sponsoring an International training course on Labour Based Technology (LBT) for road works for ten (10) Somali Engineers. The course will be conducted at the Appropriate Technology Training Institute […]