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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.

Combatting Inequality Across Africa

Despite remarkable economic growth in many African countries over the past few decades, a significant portion of the population continues to grapple with poverty, marginalization, and limited opportunities. Inequality has.

How Welcoming Is Africa to Global Travelers?

With its diverse landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and warm hospitality, Africa has long been a magnet for travelers seeking adventure, discovery, and connection. Yet, for many potential travelers, a question.

Prince Harry and Meghan Visit Nigeria

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry recently concluded their inspiring three-day visit to Nigeria, leaving behind a trail of impactful interactions and meaningful engagements. The couple commenced their tour on Friday,.

Mahamat Déby’s Victory: Charting a New Course for Chad

Chad’s National Election Management Agency announced provisional results, declaring military leader Mahamat Idriss Déby as the winner with over 61 percent of the vote. This victory eliminates the need for.

Comparing Africa with Global Film Industries

For decades, the global film industry has been dominated by a singular narrative, often portraying Africa as a homogenous entity lacking in cinematic vibrancy. However, a revolution is underway. African.

African E-commerce Expansion into Global Markets

Compared to the early 2010s, the e-commerce industry in Africa has grown exponentially. One of the primary drivers of this expansion is the accessibility and affordability of smartphones, which have.

Exploring Opportunities in Namibia’s Offshore Oil Sector

Namibia, situated along the southwestern coast of Africa, is poised to harness the potential of its offshore oil reserves. Recent discoveries and evolving investment trends have drawn attention to the.

VOTING OPENS FOR AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARDS (ABLA) 2024

…winners to be honoured on 5 July 2024 in London, UK (click this link to vote https://www.africanleadershipmagazine.co.uk/the-african-business-leadership-awards-abla-2024-polls/ ) Portsmouth, United Kingdom May 6, 2024   Following the closure of the.

Are Recovered Artifacts Enough to Preserve Cultural Heritage in Africa?

The quest to retrieve Africa’s looted treasures from European collections continues, with artifacts scattered across the continent’s museums serving as poignant reminders of colonial-era plunder. While the return of these.

South Africa’s Manganese: A Global Player

“In 2023, the total global reserves of manganese were estimated at around 1.9 billion metric tons, a more than three-fold increase compared to 2010. South Africa has the largest manganese.

Analyzing Energy Security on Africa’s Prosperity

There has been a growing recognition of the critical role energy security plays in driving Africa’s prosperity. With the continent experiencing rapid urbanization, population growth, and increasing industrialization, the energy.

The African Business Leadership Awards (ABLA) 2024 Polls

AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADER OF THE YEAR   AFRICAN FEMALE BUSINESS LEADER OF THE YEAR   AFRICAN REGULATOR OF THE YEAR   BUSINESS FRIENDLY GOVERNOR OF THE YEAR AWARD   AFRICAN.