June 13 2013, Newsday
Edward Siwela, executive director of the Institute of Directors Zimbabwe (IoDZ), told delegates attending the second meeting of the African Governance Network (ACGN), in Harare this week that Africa’s growth will be realised only if the continent develops strong companies able to compete successfully in their home and overseas markets.
The first meeting was held in Johannesburg, South Africa, in January this year.
The two-day Harare meeting brought together delegates from nine African countries, among them Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
“We know from the experience of the developed world that governance is essential to sustained corporate success,” said Siwela. Continue reading…