Wednesday, 18 February 2015

News Release: Afreximbank Announces Business Forum To Support Egyptian Exports

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises of Egypt, has announced plans to hold a one-day business forum in Cairo on 24 February 2015 aimed at promoting improved trade between Egypt and the rest of Africa.

Article: Cutting Off Ones Nose To Spite Ones Mouth

By Jaye Gaskia

Pardon my stating the obvious; but seriously I don't get it! I mean now that the elections have been postponed for six weeks, where are all those who mobilized and unleashed the forces of the 'Principalities and Powers', and opened the flood gates of 'rented', 'pseudo-popular' mass anger against INEC and its purported ill-preparedness for the elections, using none complete distribution of PVCs as excuse?

News Release: CODESRIA, The African Guild Of Filmmakers And The Pan African Film & Television Festival (FESPACO)

The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), in partnership with la Guilde Africaine des R√©alisateurs et Producteurs and the Pan African Film & Television Festival (FESPACO), is pleased to announce a two-day workshop on “From STAGE to SCREEN: Interface between African Theatre and Film”, which will be held in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, between the 28th of February and 1st March 2015.