Nairobi, the Kenyan capital, has become for almost a year the theater of a real price war between the different transport applications that compete for the market. For the US company Uber, Kenya is the second largest market in Africa, after Nigeria. But today, the Estonian Taxify and the Kenyan Little Cab compete for first …

Here are five African inventions which may take off in 2017. An electricity grid for the whole village Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Problem: A total of 1.3 billion people worldwide currently don’t have electricity, according to Yale Environment 360. Getting people in rural areas on to the national grid is proving too difficult and traditional solar …

The African Union (AU) has finally launched the long-awaited African passport as part of the bloc’s 2063 Agenda. The passport was launched during opening of the 27th AU Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. While the launch of the African passport is a welcome development, there are concerns whether AU member states will soon begin producing the …