Signature Event in Kenya Will Feature Cutting-Edge Insights from a Selection of Africa’s Most Innovative Thought and Business Leaders JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, May 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As part of its third annual YPO Innovation Week, YPO will host Africa Ignite in Nairobi, Kenya, convening more than 140 senior executives to discuss and brainstorm […]"YPO Innovation Week Unites Global Innovators for Africa Ignite Event"
On a Saturday afternoon, a few dozen people gathered in a hotel in Kafanchan, a town in Nigeria’s Kaduna state.Something unprecedented was happening there: A 28-year-old woman named Ndi Kato was declaring her intent to represent her community at state …"Young Nigerians Say It Is Their Turn to Lead"
Ethiopian authorities have arrested journalist Eskinder Nega nine times on charges that include treason, terrorism, and genocide. But Nega tells VOA the abuse won’t stop him from writing critically about the government.Without freedom of expression, fr…"Ethiopian Journalist Undeterred by Threats to Press Freedom"
Parents of children undertaking Early Childhood Development Education (ECDE) in Nyeri have won reprieve after the county government made a commitment of shouldering the burden of paying their caregivers.Towards this development, the government has abso…"Parents of ECDE learners in Nyeri win reprieve"
The livelihood of more than 5,000 youths engaged in sand harvesting business at Mai Mahiu area of Naivasha sub-county hangs on the balance after the National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) banned the trade.The decision has also affected othe…"Youths rendered jobless after ban on sand harvesting"
Turkana leaders have vowed to resist capping of the amount of revenue that the county will receive from oil proceeds.This comes after the national government gave in to the leaders’ demand to allocate the county 30 percent of oil revenue after protract…"Turkana leaders now vow to resist capping of oil revenue"