Business News | Highlights This Week

MOROCCO

Morocco has been enjoying a surge of tourists following the lift of restrictions which to some extent had resulted in a decline of the tourism industry. The majority of the tourists came from Europe, followed by North America then other African countries https://bit.ly/3ADCRKe

KENYA

As the climate starts proving to be unfavourable for tea, Kenyan Tea Farmers are starting to pivot other crops such as pineapple which according to farmers require less rainfall than tea. Tea farmers have reported far much less yield depicted by the drop in harvests from 4 times a month to twice a month https://bit.ly/3qYm28l.  

UGANDA Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni recently urged African countries to adopt the Swahili language to unite all Africans. According to the President, Swahili was a “neutral” language and “Non-ethnic” meaning it belonged to nobody https://bit.ly/3wDTqCR.