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Nadine Tinen appointed to lead the Sub-Saharan Francophone Africa region for PwC France and Francophone Africa

Nadine Tinen has been named Regional Senior Partner of PwC Sub-Saharan Francophone Africa, thus also joining the Territory Leadership Team for PwC France…

UK politician Carl Sargeant kills himself after being suspended over ‘shocking’ sex allegations from multiple women

UK politician Carl Sargeant kills himself after being suspended over ‘shocking’ sex allegations from multiple women

Former Welsh Government minister Carl Sargeant, 48,is believed to have taken his own life at home in Connah’s Quay, North Wales.Mr Sargeant was…

The Mamba Mentality: Kobe Bryant Send Inspirational Message To Gordon Hayward

The Mamba Mentality: Kobe Bryant Send Inspirational Message To Gordon Hayward

Be sad. Be mad. Be frustrated. Scream. Cry. Sulk. When you wake up you will think it was just a nightmare only to…

Four British missionaries are kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria

Four British missionaries are kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria

Four Britons have been kidnapped in Nigeria’s southern Delta state, a police official said on Wednesday. The police are attempting to rescue the…

50 People Shot Dead in Las Vegas By a Gunman at a Jason Aldean Concert

50 People Shot Dead in Las Vegas By a Gunman at a Jason Aldean Concert

On Sunday night, a tragedy struck on the Las Vegas strip, where the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history claimed at least fifty…

TIDAL Is Sending 200,000 Pounds Of Much-Needed Supplies To The People Of Puerto Rico

TIDAL Is Sending 200,000 Pounds Of Much-Needed Supplies To The People Of Puerto Rico

TIDAL is contributing to the Hurricane Maria relief effort in a major way. Announced yesterday, the music streaming platform is partnering with New…

Democratic Republic of the Congo Launches Principles for Global Action to Tackle Stigma Associated with Sexual Violence with UN, UK Partners

Democratic Republic of the Congo Launches Principles for Global Action to Tackle Stigma Associated with Sexual Violence with UN, UK Partners

The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Personal Representative on Sexual Violence and Child Recruitment, Madam Jeanine Mabunda, launched the Principles for Global Action…

GROHE wins nine awards from the prestigious Iconic Awards 2017

GROHE wins nine awards from the prestigious Iconic Awards 2017

Every year, the Iconic Awards recognize visionary buildings, innovative products, and sustainable communication in the sectors of architecture, construction, industry and production industry.…

Copenhagen University in Denmark offers course on Beyonce, Gender and Race

Copenhagen University in Denmark offers course on Beyonce, Gender and Race

A university in Denmark is offering a course based on Beyonce’s life.According to television station TV2, around 75 students have signed up. There’s…

Stanford Graduate School of Business Launches Two Educational Opportunities to Empower Youth and Entrepreneurs in Southern Africa

Stanford Graduate School of Business Launches Two Educational Opportunities to Empower Youth and Entrepreneurs in Southern Africa

Stanford Graduate School of Business (www.GSB.stanford.edu) (Stanford GSB) today announced a USD $3 million, three-year partnership with De Beers Group to empower young,…

Brad Pitt apologises to Jenifer Aniston for leaving her for Angelina Jolie 12 years ago

Brad Pitt apologises to Jenifer Aniston for leaving her for Angelina Jolie 12 years ago

Brad Pitt is on a mission to right his wrongs following his marriage split from Angelina Jolie.The actor has been reflecting on his…

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As Nigeria exits the recession of 2017, investor sentiment across West Africa is likely to experience uplift in 2018. Still, political uncertainty ahead of Nigeria’s 2019 presidential elections…

Following 2 days of meetings in Paris with technical and financial partners, fund providers and investors, Niger can be proud of a considerable diplomatic and economic success. Resolved…

The High Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria has declared that earnings and assets accruing to Oil magnate and Aiteo Energy (www.AiteoGroup.com) boss, Benedict Peters were…

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, a week after the army and his former political allies moved to end four decades of rule by a man…

Thousands of Zimbabweans poured onto the streets of Harare after President Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, and cars were hooting in the streets. Some people were holding posters…

A continuing crisis The crisis in Zimbabwe escalated this week after the military took control of the national broadcaster to announce that they had seized key functions of…

Today, I convened a meeting of the party’s Standing Committee in Harare to deliberate on the current situation in the country. Our country has been undergoing an extremely…

Zimbabwe’s dictator Robert Mugabe has been detained by the military in a ‘bloodless correction’ of power amid claims his wife has fled to Namibia. Mugabe’s decades-long grip on…

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Award Winning Project of The International Renewable Energy Agency /Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (IRENA/ADFD) International Project financing facility

The Government of Sierra Leone represented by the Ministry of Energy (www.Energy.gov.sl) is pleased to announce that Sierra Leone has undergone a number of critical steps leading up…

Angola Cables and West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN) collaborate to expand connectivity among West and Central African research & education institutions

Angola Cables (www.AngolaCables.co.ao) today announced an agreement with the West and Central African Research and Education Network (WACREN) (www.WACREN.net), the regional research and education network (REN) that facilitates…

Facebook gets behind African entrepreneurs in a ‘celebration of tech’ week as part of its sponsorship of TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield Africa

Showcasing Facebook’s passion for investing in creative, diverse talent across Africa, and nurturing the tech and startup ecosystem, Facebook announces a week-long celebration of activities as part of…

Off-grid Solar set to triple in Africa

Off-grid Solar set to triple in Africa

Off- grid solar will bring basic electricity services to almost 70 million more people in Asia and sub Saharan Africa A new report has confirmed that Solar is…

Siemens signs Memorandum of Understanding with Madagascar to accelerate country’s power generation

Siemens signs Memorandum of Understanding with Madagascar to accelerate country’s power generation

Siemens signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Republic of Madagascar to cooperate and identify measures to fast track power generation in the country and work towards…

GROHE wins nine awards from the prestigious Iconic Awards 2017

GROHE wins nine awards from the prestigious Iconic Awards 2017

Every year, the Iconic Awards recognize visionary buildings, innovative products, and sustainable communication in the sectors of architecture, construction, industry and production industry. This year, GROHE, the world’s…

Major Step Forward for Digitalisation in Africa

Major Step Forward for Digitalisation in Africa

Multinational telecommunications company, Angola Cables, announced today that construction had begun on its South American data centre, located in Fortaleza, Brazil. The data centre is an important next…

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Businessman Strive Masiyiwa now Zimbabwe’s first billionaire

Businessman Strive Masiyiwa now Zimbabwe’s first billionaire

Exiled Zimbabwean businessman Strive Masiyiwa, often described as Zimbabwe’s richest man, is now a billionaire for the first time, according to the latest Forbes rankings released…

Egypt looks to play a key role in driving regional integration in Africa

Without improving tax collection, East African countries will not be able to effectively finance the building of infrastructure and the provision of public services

Top five business risks for West Africa

Euro 100 Million for Supporting Cotton in Cameroon by the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC)

Niger Rose Brilliantly to Meet the Challenge at the Renaissance Conference, Mobilising over 23 Billion Dollars to Fund the Country’s 2017-2021 Economic and Social Development Plan

Award Winning Project of The International Renewable Energy Agency /Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (IRENA/ADFD) International Project financing facility

Nadine Tinen appointed to lead the Sub-Saharan Francophone Africa region for PwC France and Francophone Africa

TFC, Afreximbank join Efforts to Support African Trade with $100 Million and €50 Million Murabaha Partnership Agreements

Dangote says “Sometimes it is just a matter of communication”

DHL and MallforAfrica team up to further cross-border e-commerce to the United States

Off-grid Solar set to triple in Africa

Taking an intelligent approach to Africa’s promising mobility revolution

Merck Foundation supports the training of Twenty Future Oncologists in Africa

African national oil companies (NOCs) need to evolve for the future in light of a challenging and disruptive environment: PwC analysis

Siemens signs Memorandum of Understanding with Madagascar to accelerate country’s power generation

New AGCO agribusiness qualification set to develop skills, leadership and strategic expertise to drive African agricultural prosperity

SA mining industry sees a turnaround in financial performance amid a challenging operating environment

Wafacash and WorldRemit expand partnership to offer instant money transfers across West and Central Africa

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