Jobs for Africa, not aid

From Kubatana Zimbabwe Blog Fri Feb 1 2013, 07:53:05

Rebuilding Africa 'can't be dependent on donors' - Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: Nigerian finance minister, in Liberia as part of UN development panel, wants innovation, infrastructure and jobs for Africa. Via the Guardian

The post Jobs for Africa, not aid appeared first on speaks out from Zimbabwe.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

People and Organizations:

You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Africa:   Battling the Resource Curse (analysis)
Africa In Fact
1 October 2015

Oil company buildings can be seen for miles in the oilfields of South Sudan: vast structures glittering with light and promise in an area of mud huts with no electricity. Or, as Celeste Hicks puts it, ... [read more]

Liberia:   40,000 Medical Doctors Needed to Strengthen Liberia's Health Sector-Dr Ireland (news)
Liberia News Agency
5 October 2015

The Internal Medicine Physician at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Center has underscored the need for Liberia to train 40,000 medical doctors to eradicate maternal deaths in the country. [read more]

Liberia:   WHO Hopeful That Ebola's End Nears (news)
Liberian Observer
6 October 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) is hopeful that the deadly Ebola virus disease is now becoming a thing of the past as its transmission rate has dropped drastically or stopped in the three most ... [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!

Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...