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South Africa Takes Emergency Plea to the World Court

South Africa has taken a bold step by appealing to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for urgent intervention against Israel, citing the dire situation in Rafah, Gaza. This critics.

A Spotlight on Mombasa-Nairobi Highway

“In the quiet solitude of the night, the Mombasa-Nairobi Highway whispers tales of triumphs and tribulations, echoing the spirit of Kenya’s journey towards progress,” stated Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, a Kenyan.

West African Security in Flux: Effects of U.S. Military Exit

As the United States recalibrates its military engagements globally, the decision to withdraw its forces from West Africa has prompted significant debate. This strategic shift is poised to profoundly affect.

NEVILLE ANDRE ITOPE CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT ALM COUNTRIES & STATE GOVERNMENTS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES SHOWCASE – LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom   22 May 2024   Hon. Neville Andre Itope, Governor of Erongo Region, Namibia, has confirmed his participation as a speaker during the ALM Countries & State.

PREMIER OF KWAZULU-NATAL PROVINCE HON. MS. NOMUSA DUBE-NCUBE CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT ALM COUNTRIES & STATE GOVERNMENTS INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES SHOWCASE – LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom   22 May 2024   Hon. Nomusa Dube-Ncube, the first woman to serve as Premier of KwaZulu-Natal, will be speaking at the 9th ALM Africa Summit. This.

TRANSCO CLSG’S MOHAMMED M. SHERIF CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT ALM PUBLIC – PRIVATE SECTOR LEADERS’ ROUNDTABLE SESSION – LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom   22 May 2024   Mohammed Mulibah Sherif, a distinguished Economist and Director General of TRANSCO CLSG, has been confirmed as a speaker at the 9th ALM.

Iran President’s Death: Reactions from African Leaders

Across Iran, citizens gathered in the streets to mourn the loss of their president and his companions. Scenes of collective grief and solidarity are evident as people express their sorrow.

UK and South Africa’s Diplomatic Synergy

“Diplomacy is the art of building bridges across cultures, nations, and ideologies. The strength of these bridges determines the progress and harmony of our global community.” – Ban Ki-moon. A.

Global Financial Trends: African Markets’ Golden Opportunities

The world economy is projected to maintain a growth rate of 3.2 percent in 2024 and 2025, mirroring the pace seen in 2023. The global financial sector is continually evolving,.

Africa’s Blockchain Boom: Investor Confidence Soars

Africa’s digital economy is rapidly expanding, driven by a youthful population with high mobile phone penetration. In 2022, the continent boasted approximately 570 million internet users, more than double the.

Rural Maternal Mortality: Addressing the Silent Tragedy in Africa

Childbirth is a pivotal celebration of life, a culmination of hope. Yet, for far too many women in rural Africa, this joyous occasion carries a chilling undercurrent of fear. The.

Addressing the Leadership Crisis in Mali

Mali is once again grappling with a leadership crisis as the country faces significant political instability following the military coups in 2020 and 2021. The transitional government, led by Colonel.

ZANZIBAR PORTS CORPORATION’S AKIF KHAMIS CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT ALM AFRICAN CUSTOMS, PORTS, AND MARITIME LEADERSHIP ROUNDTABLE – LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom 17 May 2024   The Director General of the Zanzibar Ports Corporation, Mr. Akif Ali Khamis has been confirmed as a speaker for the African Customs, Ports,.

GAMBIA PORTS AUTHORITY’S OUSMAN JOBARTEH CONFIRMED TO SPEAK AT ALM AFRICAN CUSTOMS, PORTS, AND MARITIME LEADERSHIP ROUNDTABLE- LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom 17 May 2024   Mr. Ousman Jobarteh, Managing Director of the Gambia Ports Authority, has confirmed his participation as a speaker during the African Customs, Ports, and.

Regional Impact of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

While geographically distant, Africa has been impacted by the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in several ways, influencing politics, diplomacy, and societal dynamics across the continent. In the wake of the ongoing conflict,.

MADAGASCAR’S MINISTER FOR ECONOMY, RABARINIRINARISON, TO LEAD A DELEGATION TO ALM AFRICA SUMMIT – LONDON 2024

Portsmouth, United Kingdom 17 May 2024   Her Excellency, Rindra Hasimbelo Rabarinirinarison, Minister for Economy and Finance, has confirmed her participation as a speaker and leader of a delegation from.

Voices of Hope from Burkina Faso’s Survivors of Armed Conflict

Burkina Faso, once a haven of peace in West Africa, has been engulfed by the flames of armed conflict in recent years. Jihadist groups and ethnic violence have ravaged the.

Is Press Freedom Under Threat in Africa?

Increasing global conflicts and environmental challenges are making the world increasingly dangerous for frontline journalists. Last year witnessed a 44% rise in journalist killings, the highest since 2015, with Gaza.

Harry and Meghan’s African Legacy: A Royal Couple’s Commitment to the Continent

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have captivated global audiences with their dynamic approach to royal duties and their commitment to humanitarian causes. Among the.

Voices of Change: Survivors of Female Genital Mutilation

“We have to break the silence, silence is what allows FGM practice to continue,” these were the exact words of renowned campaigner, Jaha Dukureh. Dukureh is a mother, a Female Genital.

South Africa’s Safety Net Challenges

South Africa’s social safety net, designed to protect vulnerable populations from poverty and deprivation, faces formidable challenges that threaten its efficacy and sustainability. Throughout the region, it’s estimated that from.

Beyond Football: Vinicius Junior’s Anti-Racism Stand

At the age of sixteen, a video surfaced of Vinicius Junior being racially abused by a fan during a youth match.  This incident, a stark reminder of the prejudice he would.

Labour Rights Debates in Africa: Balancing Growth and Worker Protections

Across Africa, the discourse surrounding labour rights is on the rise as countries try to breach the delicate balance between economic growth and ensuring adequate protections for workers. From debates.

Border Disputes is Impacting Trade Across Africa

Africa’s economic potential is hindered by persistent border disputes, strangling the continent’s ability to realize its trade aspirations. From longstanding territorial disagreements to emerging conflicts fueled by political tensions, these.

Calls for Fair Elections Echo Across Tunisian Streets

Tunisia once celebrated for its strides toward democratic governance, now faces a challenging chapter in its political journey. President Kaïs Saïed’s unorthodox maneuvers, including the dissolution of Parliament in 2021.

Ethiopia’s Drive to Empower Women in Farming Communities

For centuries, Ethiopian agriculture has been a pillar of the nation’s economy and culture. However, despite their immense contribution, women have traditionally faced significant barriers in this vital sector.  They.