Soraya Hakuziyaremye

Soraya is the Rwandan Minister for Trade and Industry.

African women in global banking: a daunting journey?

One afternoon, after browsing websites of several global banks, my goddaughter said: “I do not see any African faces in the Management Teams of these banks, is that normal?” Caught off guard by her million-dollar question, I asked her how many women she had seen. “Well, not many...

Monday, February 12, 2018, 12:00 AM

Aid independence: a must for African renaissance

We have learnt it the hard way: there is no such thing as aid effectiveness principles. There is no such thing as donor-recipient memorandum of understanding. In fact, donor countries are not obliged to give out aid; it’s not a loan where each party abides by any contractual agreement....

Sunday, April 21, 2013, 12:00 AM