The former President of Tanzania Dr. Jakaya Kikwete has been elected the new Chair of the Global Partnership for Education, the world’s largest fund dedicated to transforming education in developing countries. Dr. Kikwete, who was President of Tanzania from 2005 to 2015, takes up this new role after serving as...
President Paul Kagame has been awarded for his outstanding contribution to cancer control by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). He was honoured with the Outstanding Contribution to Cancer Control Award on Tuesday during the World Cancer Leaders' Summit 2021. Hosted by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP),...
By Alkali Amana The Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, Mr. Simbi Wabote, has called on African governments and policymakers to speed up efforts and be deliberate about local content development on the continent. Addressing a convention of African leaders at the African Leadership Magazine Summit...
At a time when most people have lost confidence in the continent and looking for escape routes out, it is quite refreshing to meet someone who believes so much in the continent and its youths. A cross-team of editors from African leadership magazine caught up with Dr Akindele Akintoye, chairman...
On the 59th anniversary of Burundi's independence, the Intwari stadium in Bujumbura received, among other prominent guests, Rwandan Prime Minister Édouard Ngirente. Only a year ago, this occurrence seemed unthinkable. This event was an indication of the two countries' reconciliation, which began almost a year ago. This demonstrated Ndayishimiye's...