Opinion

AfDB promised to light up Africa — now it must deliver

The African Development Bank promised in 2015 to “light up and power Africa”, as part of its New Deal on Energy for Africa. Now, three years on, it’s clear that the bank must do more — and quickly — to support the fastest and most affordable means of delivering energy access to the people: distributed renewable energy. ...Read More

New name but same mistakes in Compact With Africa

Angela Merkel has connected African leaders with the CEOs of Germany’s top firms. The Compact With Africa, her government’s multibillion-dollar investment project, will repeat old mistakes, DW’s LUDGER SCHADOMSKY writes. ...Read More

Has Africa woken up to the full potential of its diaspora?

The African diaspora’s footprints are found in the nation-building and private sector projects of almost all the continent’s 54 countries. ...Read More

Dear Africans, Please Don't Fear Robots. They Won't Steal Our Jobs - Victor Kawagga

Victor Kawagga is a Ugandan autodidact robotics guru and tech-entrepreneur dedicated to showing humanity why it shouldn't fear robots but embrace them.The Fear of the Rise of Robots ...Read More

Bullying needs to be addressed at every level

Globally, 246 million adolescents and children experience bullying — and according to a report by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the prevalence by country can range from 10% to over 65%. Whether it happens on the playground, in the hallways or in the comments section of an Instagram post, we know that those who are bullied are more likely to have low self-esteem, experience stress or anxiety, become depressed, and consider suicide. ...Read More

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