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The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) goes into effect

52 of the 55 member countries in the African Union signed the treaty for creating the African Continental Free Trade Agreement...

Cape Verde tourism grows 8.5% in the first quarter of 2019

Data from the Cape Verdean National Statistics Institute (INE-CV) reveals that 233,721 people chose Cape Verde as a tourist destination in...

“It’s time for Brazil to talk to Africa,” says Vice President Hamilton Mourão

The Vice President of Brazil, Antônio Hamilton Martins Mourão, confirmed his participation in the Forum Brazil África 2019. The event, organized...

Regional integration will be the focus of the 54th AfDB´s Annual Meeting

Equatorial Guinea will host the AfDB's 54th Annual Meeting. The event will be held between 11 and 14 June 2019, under...

Event in Dakar unites Brazilian and Senegalese entrepreneurs

The Senegalese government invites Brazilian business people and investors to participate in the “Journée Brésilienne de Networking” (Brazilian Networking Meeting -...

Akinwumi Adesina receives honorary degree from the University of Alberta

The University of Alberta will confer an honorary doctorate of science degree to Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development...

USAID launches Farmer-to-Farmer program in Zimbabwe

At an event held this Thursday (30) at Harare, representatives of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Government of...

World Bank approves $ 750 million for reforms in Kenya

The World Bank Board of Directors approved this Wednesday (29)  a $750 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to support the...

Sustainable urbanization is the theme for the UN-Habitat assembly in Nairobi

About 3 thousand delegates, including four chiefs of state and over 40 ministers are participating in the first Assembly of the...