Aida Diarra has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Group Country Manager for Visa SSA
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Visa Appoints Senior Vice President, Sub-Saharan Africa Group Country Manager

Visa Inc. has appointed Aida Diarra as Senior Vice President and Group Country Manager for Visa SSA, effective November 1, 2018. Diarra will oversee all Visa operations in 48 markets across Sub-Saharan Africa. She will report to Visa’s Regional President of CEMEA, Andrew Torre, and join Visa’s Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa […]

Raxio appoints new VP Technology and Operations for Uganda
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Raxio appoints new VP Technology and Operations for Uganda

Raxio Data Centre Limited, the first privately owned co-location, Tier III, carrier-neutral data centre in Uganda, has appointed Abdul-Rahman Baguma Ahmed as the Vice President- Technology and Operations. Abdul is a Ugandan national with 15 years’ experience in large IT projects focused on data centre infrastructure planning, architecture, designing, implementing and management. Since 2006, Abdul […]

To create jobs for youth and foster a prosperous Africa, skills development and youth entrepreneurship are key.
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Youth entrepreneurship Key at ‘Africa Talks Jobs’ Conference

Due to Africa’s growing population, every year, a high number of young jobseekers enter a labour market which cannot provide a workplace for all. To create jobs for youth and foster a prosperous Africa, skills development and youth entrepreneurship are key. In order to address youth unemployment, more than 160 representatives of youth, business, investment, […]

Former Uganda Investment Authority ED Jolly Kaguhangire that has been fired
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5 Reasons that Got Uganda Investment Authority Executive Director Fired

Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) has finally terminated the employment contract of embattled executive director Jolly Kaguhangire. In an October 26 letter, the authority board chairman Emely Kugonza listed five major reasons why they had to terminate Kaguhangire’s contract. “The Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) board has resolved in a special meeting of October 26, 2018 to […]

African Development Bank has urged power sector to capitalize on women’s capabilities
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African Development Bank Urges Power Sector to Capitalize on Women’s Capabilities

The African Development Bank Group, in partnership with the French Development Agency, Association of Power Utilities of Africa and African Network of Centers of Excellence (ANCEE) last week organized a three-day seminar on “Promoting Gender Equality in the African Power Sector” at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan. The seminar brought together 50 human resource directors […]

To grow an organisation, you need to grow its people
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Overcoming 5 Barriers to Internal Leadership Development

To grow an organisation, you need to grow its people. There is no shortcut, alternative, or way around it. Senior staff  need to grow their emerging leaders through internal leadership development programs, creating authentic relationships with their employees through more than just performance reviews. By using current leaders for internal leadership development your organisation can […]

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African Development Bank makes Senior Appointments

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina, has announced the following senior appointments. Director, Integrity and Anti-Corruption Alan Bacarese has been appointed the Director for Integrity and Anti-Corruption in the Office of the President with effect from January 1, 2019. Alan, a British national, has 30 years of experience as a senior prosecutor, white-collar crime […]