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Covid-19 hits East African agri value chains

While agriculture provides food and income security to more than half of the population in developing countries, the opportunities are mostly low paying with poor working conditions.…

East African Community battles trade disruption

The East African Community is one of Africa’s most integrated regional blocs, but the Covid-19 pandemic has caused massive disruption to both its internal and external trade.

Uganda gets internet boost with new data centre

Bringing data closer to internet users will reduce costs, improve speeds and help to boost the ICT sector, writes Liam Taylor in Kampala

The internet can seem an airy, intangible thing.…

Kenya vs Tanzania: A tale of two railways

As Kenya and Tanzania compete to capture East Africa’s inland trade, rail links from their main ports are playing an increasingly important role, as Tom Collins reports.