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Nigeria: ICT: Africa’s entertainment and media industry enters dynamic new wave of convergence – 3.0

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, September 19, 2018/ — Africa’s entertainment and media industry has entered a dynamic new phase – a third wave of convergence. The borders that once separated the entertainment and media (E&M), technology and telecommunications industries are blurring in the battle for the attention of the consumer in a world that is rapidly Read more

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CHRDA condemns Cameroon governments travel permits requirement, restrictions in Anglophones regions

YAOUNDE, Cameroon, September 18, 2018/ The Center for Human Rights and Democracy in Africa (CHRDA ) has called on all Anglophones and Francophones in Cameroon and the international community to speak out against this hateful policy CHRDA, the leading human rights organization working to realize human rights in Cameroon,  strongly condemns the decision by the Read more

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Kaspersky Lab’s latest Parental Control report reveals children’s online activities in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria, September 17, 2018/ — Kaspersky Lab has revealed the online activities of children across Nigeria, based on statistics from the company’s Parental Control modules. The research has revealed what children in the region watched, listened to, purchased and searched for online. The research revealed that children spent more time on YouTube– in particular, Read more

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African Development Bank’s Board approves Policy on Non-Sovereign Operations

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, September 12, 2018/ –The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved the Bank’s Policy on Non-sovereign Operations (NSO). The document provides the framework within which the Bank through its private sector lending window may provide financing or investment without sovereign guarantees to private and public entities that meet Read more

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ITFC to Implement U.S. $3 Billion Framework Agreements through two new Financing Agreements to Support Egypt’s Main Sectors

CAIRO, Egypt, September 10, 2018/ — The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) announced the signing of two new Agreements between ITFC & the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt represented by the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) initiating the utilization of the 5th Framework agreement. Read more

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Africa Oil Week 2018 announces partnership with SuperReturn Africa

LONDON, United Kingdom, September 6, 2018/ — Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s biggest investor conference, access to Africa Oil Week on Thursday 8 November 2018. For operators across the continent, raising capital remains one of the biggest challenges; whether it Read more

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Could the future of food in the world depend on what Africa does with agriculture?

With over 800 million people worldwide suffering from hunger and more than two billion affected by malnutrition, food insecurity remains a real threat to global development  Addressing a standing room only crowd of global agriculture experts at the FAO headquarters in Rome, 2017 World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Read more

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Who Is After Dapo Abiodun?

Our attention has been drawn to a false and misleading story published on a blog *(thecelebrityfile.com)* with only one intention to defame Prince (Dr) Dapo Abiodun, who recently formally declared his intention to vie for Ogun State governorship election for which he is ably qualified. Our natural reaction to such story, which can be best Read more

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Government of Uganda promotes oil and gas projects at Africa Oil Week 2018

Hon Irene Muloni, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, in the Republic of Uganda will lead a delegation of private and public-sector players from Uganda’s oil and gas sector to the Africa Oil Week 2018 which will be held between 5 – 9 November 2018 in Cape Town, South Africa. Hon Muloni said, “Uganda is open for Read more

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Ecobank appoints Josephine Anan-Ankomah as Group Executive

 Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, ETI, the Lome-based parent company of the Ecobank Group announces the appointment of Josephine Anan-Ankomah as Group Executive, Commercial Banking with immediate effect. This appointment follows an internal recruitment process. As a member of the Group Executive Committee, Josephine Anan-Ankomah will report to the Group CEO. The position of Group Executive, Commercial Banking Read more