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By IAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2014
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Pretty Singer Chidinma has disclosed the exclusive on her love life. Chidinma’s personal life has been a subject of public interest ever since she stepped on the scene since she won the third season of Project Fame. In a brief interview with her, she revealed she is not in a relationship with anyone....
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 6th, 2014
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Is it unusual for the share price of companies to move up one may ask? Most would answer no, and to most investors, a rising share price is desirable. However, suspicions may arise depending on the timing of those stock price increases. As the markets awoke to news that the Securities and Exchange Co...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 15th, 2013
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Our fear is that it will not be done properly by people who have the relevant expertise and experience. Between 2004 and 2006 all but a few indigenous banks in Zimbabwe faced significant political problems. Their founders where hounded out of the country for nefarious accusations of externalizing for...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 8th, 2013
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By Binyam Mesfin, Addis Fortune opinion Since the 1994 opening of the financial sector, Ethiopian banks have enjoyed high profits and steady growth. Even government-owned banks, such as the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE), have managed to drag themselves out of the mess the Dergue era left them in,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2013
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By Ugo Dosu Epidemic diseases are one of the leading causes of death all over the world, especially in under-developed and developing countries. In fact the future of several African countries is in jeopardy due to these diseases. Whether a particular health condition is a deadly one or not depends o...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 28th, 2013
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Yesterday I didn’t really post any new articles because I spent the whole day reading up on current affairs in the African economic scene. I read up on a lot of recent, and past, news about the Chinese, and other foreign investors, involvement in the setting up shop in Africa. While some individuals,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 25th, 2013
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By Girma Feyissa Every single day of the week, weather permitting, a crowd of people stand out on the intersection, near the Addis Abeba City Municipality office, waiting for someone to employ them as menial labourers. Some of them are semi-skilled, in fields like; carpentry, masonry and plumbing. Bu...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 5th, 2013
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By Pankaj Kumar Selecting beneficiaries for any resilience project is always difficult. But one of the basic principles is that women, children, orphans and the elderly should be near the top of the queue. In Ethiopia, with its high population density, land shortages and rain failure, Concern Worldwi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 26th, 2013
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By Perry Munzwembiri, zimeye.org One key characteristic of developing nations is that a large proportion of the population is comprised of the youth. The African Development Bank notes that  Africa has the fastest growing and most youthful population in the world. Over 40% are under the age of 15 and...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 28th, 2012
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By Bright Simons There is a tradition dating back at least 3 decades in the Western world that technical innovation on its own is rarely the make or break thing in the competitive advantage of a business. The Economist Paul Geroski, for instance, studied 440 United Kingdom companies in the period bet...