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McKinsey’s latest report on Africa-China economic partnership challenges previous beliefs
Through a study conducted across eight countries that together make up about two-thirds of Sub-Saharan Africa’s GDP, the report...
Magufuli eats humble pie, Allows foreigners to Buy shares in Telecoms After Vodacom IPO flops
Tanzania will allow foreign investors to buy shares in telecommunications companies listing on the domestic stock exchange, after an...
Tanzania bans unprocessed food crop exports
Tanzania has banned the export of foodgrain following concerns over an increase in food smuggling to neighbouring countries. At...
Charles Darwin once stated that if the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.  Darwin in his book ‘Voyage of Beagle’, postulate that these deeds are done and palliated by men, who profess to love their... Read more
Eight children have died and 63 others anguish from severe malnutrition at Kijayo LC-1 camp in Munteme parish, Kiziramfumbi sub-county in Hoima District following forceful land eviction earlier this year. On 28th February 2015, over 5000 people were evicted from 1860 hectare piece of land in Kiziramfumbi after it... Read more
Zimbabwe Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa said on Tuesday the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) had agreed to cancel the southern African nation’s $601 million in arrears to the bank. “The African development bank has set aside some funds to help Zimbabwe clear its arrears to the bank,” Chinamasa told a... Read more
A group of over 30 community leaders in Hoima district have signed a petition sent to President Yoweri Museveni on the widespread land-grabbing cases that is threatening tenure security  in the oil rich region. The community leaders want the President to revisit the executive ban on land titling in... Read more
Oil exploration typically has profound social, cultural and political impacts –negative and positive, in the country as whole and the region  of operation. Oil exploration can have a positive effect on development by creating jobs, catalyzing business and providing vital infrastructure such as roads, electricity, building schools and even better health... Read more