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Sudan Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok

Sudan announces cabinet reshuffle in response to demand for reforms

Sudan's Council of Ministers on Thursday announced a cabinet reshuffle in response to the public demand for correcting the path of revolution. "All ministers of...
Michael Pompeo

U.S. secretary of state commends Ethiopia’s ongoing reforms

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has emphasized his country's support for the ongoing socioeconomic reforms in Ethiopia. Pompeo, who is in...

African states pledge reforms in tertiary education

Governments across the sub-Saharan African region will hasten reforms in higher education in order to bridge skills gap, officials said on Monday. ...

World Bank J-CAP capital markets conference highlights reforms

Participants at the World Bank J-CAP conference in Abidjan Ivory Coast ended their meeting on Tuesday, emphasizing the need to improve regional financial market...

Tanzanian parliament commends government over reforms in minerals sector

Tanzania's parliamentary standing committee on energy and minerals on Monday commended the government's massive reforms that was undertaken in minerals sector. The...
extractive sector

Reforms of Zambia mining tax regime not yielding tangible results – think tank

Reforms undertaken to improve the tax regime in Zambia's mining sector have not yielded positive results, a local think-tank said on Wednesday. ...
Global human rights

UN human rights expert hails Ethiopia’s recent reforms, offers suggestions

In a sharp break from a quarter century of repression, Ethiopia has embarked on a reform process that is both encouraging and fragile that...
From next month clients are likely to pay more for any service?rendered to them by a bank.

Ghana’s banking sector reforms yielding positive results

The coming into force of the new rules by Bank of Ghana on the operation of banks has helped salvage the fortunes of the...

Education reforms are supposed to address socio-cultural problems

Mr John Mensah, the Headmaster of Mama Jane International School has urged education planners and policy-makers to ensure that the reforms they introduce will...

Next South African Parliament will push through controversial land reforms

The National Assembly of South Africa has agreed that amending the Constitution to make land expropriation without compensation as a legitimate option for land...

CWSA and Stakeholders Shares Ideas on Reforms

The Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) has introduced a number of reforms in the management and provision of rural water supply to ensure...
African Court President Justice Ore

African Court Make 2019 Human Rights Reform Year

Justice Sylvain Ore, President of the African Court on Human and People’s Rights, has said the Continental Court embraces 2019 with a pedestal of...
Nigerian passport

Ghana’s Passport applications must follow reformed procedures

Passport is the universally recognized document needed by all wishing to travel to and from nations especially through sea and airports. Since Ghana attained...
Workers at a construction site in Fuzhou, capital of East China's Fujian Province in March Photo: VCG

Rwanda embarks on construction reforms

The municipal government of Kigali on Wednesday announced a series of legal and regulatory reforms in obtaining construction permits in order to attract infrastructure...
Wpid Money Growth

Uganda central bank says reforms push growth in government securities by 29 percent

Reforms instituted by the Bank of Uganda (BoU) have pushed up the growth in government securities by 29 percent from 2016 to 2017, the...

AG’s Office Needs Serious Restructuring – Asantehene

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has called for urgent reforms in the Attorney General’s Department in order to reduce bureaucracy and unnecessary delays...
Agriculture in Africa

Ghana’s agric sector needs reforms to lead economic growth – World Bank

The World Bank Group has called for reforms in Ghana’s agriculture sector to make it lead economic growth in the country. In...
money eco

Kenya plans reforms to attract foreign capital

Kenya plans to put in place reforms to attract foreign capital inflows, an official said on Wednesday. Capital Markets Authority (CMA) CEO Paul Muthaura told...
business thrive

Global Business Climate Improved with Close to 3,200 Reforms

Governments in 119 economies carried out 264 business reforms in the past year to create jobs, attract investment and become more competitive, says the...
Handan, city in north China's Hebei Province, launches car reforms by making a requirement to mark government vehicles with special stickers, in order to put the use of government cars under public oversight. (Photo by People’s Daily Online)

China’s ‘Corruption on Whiles’ Reforms in Full Force

Thanks to China’s reform on use of government cars, a total of 3,868 official cars across 140 central government departments have been taken out...
Metro Mass Transit (MMT)

Union Leaders Unhappy with Metro Mass MDs Reforms

Credible intelligence reports from my sources at the recently held Metro Mass Transit Workers Union meeting hint that the leadership of the Union fears...

Kenya’s coffee sector reforms lure farmers to cultivation after desertion

Vibrant reforms that have been implemented in Kenya's coffee sector have encouraged smallholders to cultivate the cash crop with renewed vigor. Though some smallholder farmers...
China investment

Rwanda steps up on business reforms to woo in investors

Rwanda has started on reforming business environment in order to create conducive investment climate for both foreign and domestic investors. The Rwanda...

Gambia starts media sector reforms

The Gambia Press Union (GPU) and the Ministry of Information and Communication have begun a process for a comprehensive media sector reforms, a statement...

South Sudan pursuing tax reforms to safeguard its foreign reserves

South Sudan will strengthen collection of non-oil revenue by establishing a National Revenue Authority to enforce tax reforms and raise much-needed hard currencies, a...

Trump orders visa and government purchase reforms

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order that asks the government to overhaul a visa program so that American workers will...
European Council President Donald Tusk, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister David Cameron (from L to R) hold a meeting at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, early Feb. 19, 2016. (Xinhua/The European Union)

Italy still needs reforms despite EU’s Juncker’s optimism

Although European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday voiced his confidence towards the Italian government, saying the country was "heading in the right direction,"...

New BoG Governor Must Ensure Tough Reforms – IMANI

President of IMANI Ghana, Franklin Cudjoe, has called on the new Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison, to as...
AFP/File / Yamil Lage While Cuba's communist regime has implemented modest economic reforms, allowing some private ventures, running a business on the island remains a challenge

Cuban authorities toughen up on immigration reforms

The Information Services Department (ISD) On Friday, issued a word of caution to the public, to desist from engaging in any transactions with a...

IMF Hails NPP’s Reforms on Taxes

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is confident the plans outlined by the NPP government to cut down and eliminate some taxes will restore fiscal...