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A.P. Moller Holding launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa

  POSTED BY Pat PA Okon   A.P.MOLLER Holding (www.APMoller.com) has together with PKA, PensionDanmark and Lægernes Pension launched a new infrastructure fund with a ...

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African Decentralization Day 2017: Creating Opportunities for Our Youth

  POSTED BY Pat PA Okon   THIS year 2017, the theme of the African Union Decentralization Day celebrated today 10 August is “Youth Participation”. ...

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Alibaba Group and Marriott International Announce Innovative Joint Venture to Redefine Travel Experience

  – Joint Venture to Create Seamless, Insight-based Travel Services, With Alibaba Serving as Gateway to More than Half a Billion Chinese Consumers – Chinese ...

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Business for Africa Forum 2017: Heads of State and business leaders set to gather once more in Sharm El Sheikh

  BY Pat PA Okon   THE Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation of Egypt and COMESA Regional Investment Agency has announced the holding of ...

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HEALTHYMAGINATION MOTHER AND CHILD PROGRAMME: GE Welcomes its Second Cohort of 14 Social Entrepreneurs Addressing Maternal & Child Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

  BY Pat PA Okon   GE and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship launched the second cohort of the healthymagination Mother and ...

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Bujumbura City Mayoe partners Gigawatt Global

  – Solar Street Lights Illuminate City – As Solar Pioneer Gigawatt Global Expands its Green Energy Offerings in Africa   “By expanding our investments ...

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The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Reaffirms Commitment to Fighting Sexual Violence

  BY Napoleon Azeez   THE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) reaffirmed its commitment to fighting sexual violence in conflict with the launch of a ...

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Major Step Forward for Digitalisation in Africa; as Angola Cables breaks ground for its Brazilian Data Centre

  BY Ramo Silvers   MULTINATIONAL telecommunications company, Angola Cables (www.AngolaCables.co.ao), announced today that construction had begun on its South American data centre, located in ...

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BASF introduces first new class of public health insecticide for malaria prevention in more than 30 years 

– WHO recommendation for game-changing mosquito net – First bed net to contain non-pyrethroid chemistry – Collaboration with IVCC and London School of Hygiene & ...

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Rwanda’s NEC Approves 3 Presidential Candidates

  BY Babar Sattar   THE National Electoral Commission (NEC) in Rwanda on Friday published the final list of presidential candidates for August 4 Presidential ...

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Partial ceasefire deal reached in Syria after Trump-Putin meeting

  BY Jeff Mason and Denis Dyomkin   THE United States, Russia and Jordan reached a ceasefire and “de-escalation agreement” for southwestern Syria on Friday, ...

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Trump Handed Putin a Stunning Victory

  – From his speech in Poland to his two-hour summit in Hamburg, the president seemed determined to promote Russia’s dark and illiberal view of ...

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122 countries adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons

  Culled from www.thenews.com.pk   A global treaty banning nuclear weapons was adopted at the United Nations on Friday despite opposition from nuclear powers Britain, ...

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Network of City Chief Tech. Officers, stakeholders embark on fight against climate change

  – Elect new ‘Africa TechNet’ Network governing team  for a three-year term BY Ramo Silvers ON the initiative of United Cities and Local governments ...

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Ugandan Government Bans Female Public Servants from Showing Cleavage in the Office

  Culled from http://www.gq234.com   IN a circular tweeted by privately owned Observer Newspaper, it says women are not allowed to show their cleavage nor ...

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