Botswana’s Masisi talks African economy at Davos

Botswana’s Masisi talks African economy at Davos

The leaders of Botswana and Netherlands were featured during a high-level panel on Africa at Davos on Tuesday, as the annual World Economic Forum continues in Switzerland. President Mokgweetsi Masisi emphasized the power of African youth, its growing cities and economies, and the potential that a unified market under the…

Will Africa’s Davos delegates walk out on Trump?

African participants attending the World Economic Forum have been promoting the continent’s development success and business opportunities – but come Friday afternoon, they may be promoting a protest walkout too. President Donald Trump of the United States is expected to speak at 2 p.m. at Davos, and there’s already a…

Leonardo DiCaprio’s donates $1 million to the Seychelles

Leonardo DiCaprio, famous for films from Titanic to What’s Eating Gilbert Grape and more recently The Revenant has now become known for his passion for the planet. Last month he received the Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum for his work combatting climate change. During his acceptance speech in…