Local Tailors Come Together to Set up Garment Factory

By Michel Nkurunziza When government announced a phased ban on secondhand clothes in 2015, few local tailors could have seen this as an opportunity to cash in, by moving to fill the void in the textile industry. But progressively, they were encouraged by the different government initiatives which aimed at supporting the Made in Rwanda […]

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Kenya risks missing Comesa deadlines for sugar sector reforms

Kenya is likely to miss the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) deadline for liberalising the sugar industry due to wrangles between governors and the Privatisation Commission over sale of mills. The Council of Governors (CoG) has rejected the sale in its entirety, saying it will not solve problems facing farmers, instead demanding […]

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