Building A Regional Garment Industry

From Timbuktu Chronicles Sun Dec 9 2012, 06:30:00

A WSJ report:

Drew F. Hinshaw/The Wall Street Journal

When Isaac Osae began his sewing career last year, he stitched tropical-colored sundresses. These days, the 24-year-old factory worker is learning to sew hospital smocks.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Africa:   Gambia Electoral Commission Chief Warns Africans Against Fraud (news)
Liberian Observer
5 December 2016

The Chairman of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Gambia, Alieu Momar Njie, has warned heads of electoral bodies to steer clear of fraud and build public confidence by exerting honesty ... [read more]

Liberia:   Acid Water Victim Dies (news)
Liberian Observer
5 December 2016

Ms. Mercy Gbanjah, 29, the victim of an acid water attack, has died at the JFK Medical Center in Sinkor, Monrovia several hours after her ordeal. The incident took place recently in Logan Town, on ... [read more]

Liberia:   Nigerian Confesses Smuggling U.S.$14.5k Drug By DHL (news)
Liberian Observer
5 December 2016

Defendant Charles Akanlisa, one of the three persons being tried at Criminal Court 'C' for allegedly smuggling 484.4 kilograms of heroin with the market value of US$14,532 via DHL into the country on ... [read more]

blogAfrica is's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!