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September 6, 2017 8:51 PM Trump’s ‘Never Mind’ DACA Tweet

The president signals his enthusiasm for amnesty. Why would immigration activists give an inch? This was supposed to be about how all of yesterday’s heated rhetoric, all the defiant “Stand by Your Dreamer” talk from Harvard and from tech CEOs, was just so much theater. In truth, no one — at least no one law-abiding — is going to be much inconvenienced 4

September 2, 2017 6:03 AM Sonko, Waititu outsourced deputies’ brains to survive

Kenyan voters were not sure some candidates for governorship were up to the complex task of managing billions in county budgets owing to their thin academic CVs. But the 2017 General Election this August saw these politicians take the Business Processes Outsourcing (BPO) concept a notch higher by ‘hiring’ the brains of their more qualified running mates 3

August 30, 2017 8:09 PM We can’t forgive ourselves if we let foreign firms come to Africa to figure out the opportunities – Alex Bram speaks on Under 40 CEOs

Under 40 CEOs is back with the story of a young Ghanaian gentleman that is set to inspire the next generation of technology entrepreneurs across Africa. This episode features the CEO of SMSGH, a young Ghanaian IT company, named among the 2012 edition of Forbes Africa Magazine’s Top 20 Technology Start Up Companies in Africa. SMSGH has grown to become 6

August 25, 2017 9:40 PM Ditching Trump’s White House is a messy affair

Economic adviser Gary Cohn wrote resignation letters after Charlottesville, joining the ranks of aides who have threatened to quit or resigned — while remaining in the building. Quitting, being fired or even threatening to quit isn’t a simple affair in the Trump White House. Gary Cohn considered quitting after President Donald Trump’s Charlottesville 2

August 17, 2017 12:30 AM What happened behind the scenes as Trump's business councils fell apart

President Trump's two business councils were already on shaky ground Wednesday. "Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both," Trump tweeted at 1:14 p.m. ET "Thank you all!" The Twitter announcement marked a stunning collapse for the two panels, the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative 5

August 16, 2017 5:51 PM Donald Trump disbands business and manufacturing councils as CEOs begin to jump ship

President ends two panels after a number of CEOs resign from advisory roles U.S. President Donald Trump announced he is disbanding two advisory panels full of business executives after a number of high-profile CEOs either quit the panels or criticized his response to last weekend's tragic events in Charlottesville, Va. The president announced he would 17

August 16, 2017 2:12 PM Barack Obama tweet’s just became the most ‘liked’ in Twitter’s history

According to Twitter, Obama’s post-Charlottesville tweet has drawn 3.2 million likes, 1.3 million retweets, making it the 5th most retweeted tweet ever Former President Barack Obama has made history again, it appears. This time his mark has been made in the Twitter universe, on the back of a message and photo that he posted Sunday in response to the weekend’s 11

July 21, 2017 10:54 PM Readers Respond to James Fallows on Trump

2. I am a business attorney and work with a lot of small- to medium-sized family-owned businesses. Here’s a thing that most people may not appreciate: There is no job more like the king of a kingdom in modern society than the CEO of a family-owned business. These businesses often operate without boards of directors. The CEO is often the only shareholder 3

July 20, 2017 9:00 PM Jack Ma: A poor rural boy turned a world multi-billionnaire

For a man who once had job teaching English for a measly monthly salary of $12 (Sh1,200), his is a phenomenal rise to the club of the world’s wealthiest. Jack Ma, one of China’s richest persons, is worth Sh3 trillion - enough to comfortably finance all of Kenya’s 47 county budgets. The founder of e-commerce site Alibaba was in town Thursday and met a number 28

June 29, 2017 11:47 AM Israeli Delegation Pitch Investment Plans on Rwanda Visit

Multinational companies owned by Jewish-American investors are targeting to open their subsidiaries in Rwanda, Jewish community leaders announced Wednesday in Kigali. A delegation of 20 chief executives officers (CEOs), managing directors and associates of different companies dealing in technology, health, education, energy paid courtesy call on President 7