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Chairman, FIN, Mrs Olayinka Fayomi

Highlights of the FIN Petroleum Industry Award

The biggest names in the Petroleum industry gathered recently for the FIN Petroleum Industry Awards in Abuja. Here’s our selection of some of the best...
Corruption

Mozambique: Africa Day celebration highlights fight against corruption

Mozambique on Monday launched a week-long celebration of Africa Day, which highlights the continent's efforts on preventing and combating corruption. The launch was witnessed by...
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AfDB 2018 African Economic Outlook highlights published in other languages

For the first time ever, the African Development Bank has released summaries of the African Economic Outlook (AEO), its main flagship report, in three...

The Climaxe of 2018 Francophonie Festival

Each year, la Francophonie is celebrated on 20th March among populations who share the French language in about 84 countries scattered on the five...
Ghana's Parliament

19-23rd March, 2018 Happenings in Ghana’s Parliament

Parliament approves Ghana – US Defence Cooperation Agreement Parliament on Friday approved by majority vote, the agreement between the Governments of Ghana and the United...

Youth-Led Research Identifies Key Issues Young People Face

Young African innovators are taking charge of their future and designing innovative agricultural technologies despite lacking access to finance, innovation hubs, and information according...
Wpid Money Growth

South Africa’s Zuma highlights inclusive growth in 2018

South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday said in his new year message that the country will strive to achieve inclusive growth in 2018. Zuma...
football

Africa Cup of Nations appearance highlights Uganda’s football in 2017

Football remains Uganda's most followed sport and 2017 has had a mark on the country's football history. The country's participation in this Africa Nations Cup...
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East African judicial meeting highlights use of ICT

Judicial officials from east Africa met in the Rwandan capital Kigali on Wednesday for enhancing the use of ICT for courts. The 14th East African...
Ghanaian Parliament

21 – 24 November Discussions on the floor of Parliament

Debate of Budget 2018 Commenced Parliament has started debating the Budget Statement and Economic Policy of Government for 2018. The various, relevant committees of Parliament...
Ghanaian Parliament

13-17 November Discussions in Parliament

Finance Minister presents 2018 budget As required by law, the 2018 national budget was laid before Parliament on Wednesday 15 November by the Minister of...
Ghanaian Parliament

MPs Discussions in Parliament on 7-10 November

MPs discuss Odekro’s approach to assessing Parliament According to Laadi Ayi Ayamba (MP, Pusiga), considering the misconception about what Parliament does, it is necessary that...
Ghanaian Parliament

Highlights of Discussions Held in Parliament Over The Week

MPs condemn sexual assault Members of Parliament widely condemned the spate of sexual assaults in the country, with disappointment in how State security agencies handle...
South African police

South African police report highlights crimes against women, children

More women and children are falling victim to crimes in South Africa, according to a police report presented to Parliament on Wednesday. Over the past...
President Buhari in plane

Nigerian president highlights achievements amid opposition criticism

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said his administration has recorded concrete achievements, contrary to the opposition's statement that the administration is running on...
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Parliamentary Highlights Over The Week

Minority demand government statement on Libya’s ISIS report The Minority caucus on the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament addressed the Press on Tuesday 10 October...
Africa50

Africa50 Makes Guinea and DRC Sharehplders in Investment

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, held its third Shareholder Meeting in Dakar on Tuesday, September 12. President Macky Sall of Senegal welcomed the...
Xiamen Declaration

BRICS Countries Strive Towards Broad Partnerships

BRICS Leaders released Xiamen Declaration on Monday. Following is the highlights of Xiamen Declaration. 1 BRICS countries will strive towards broad partnerships with emerging markets...
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Emirates initiates simulator challenge for female pilots

Championing the importance of women’s contributions to the growth and development of aviation, Emirates recently hosted Shaesta Waiz for a Boeing 777 simulator challenge...
An employee works on electric pylons at a power station in Greater Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi June 8, 2012. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma/Files

Rosatom Showcases Its Solutions for Africa

Rosatom recently participated in the Power-Gen Africa, where it exhibited and presented its latest nuclear and renewable technologies. The conference gathered more than 3000...
The impact of global warming on crop yields is a critical issue for this IPCC report

Extreme weather conditions demand world effort on Paris Accord

A series of recent extreme weather conditions worldwide, including the long-lasting heat waves across the northern hemisphere, have served as a dreadful warning on...
Silk Road economic forum

Chinese group highlights on energy, green silk road

The Astana Expo 2017 will kick off on Saturday. The China pavilion will demonstrate the nation’s concepts and visions for the development of future...
Students of Minilik high school test the new school net program in class after the launching ceremony in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Oct. 9, 2015. Ethiopia on Friday launched a school net system by china's leading telecom company Huawei in Ethiopia's capital. The system connects 64 high schools and one university collage to share resources and make educational exchange. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

AAU meeting highlights higher education in Africa

More than 500 executives from academia and industry across Africa attended a conference to discuss the way forward for higher education on the continent...
H.E Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of Ghana (right) speaks with IFC VP and General Counsel Ethiopis Tafara (center) and World Bank Group Trade and Competitiveness Senior Director Anabel Gonzalez (left), confer following a high-level dialogue on opportunities for ambitious reforms of the business environment in Ghana. The event took place at IFC's offices during the Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Group in Washington on April 21, 2017.

IFC discourse looks at enhancing Ghana’s business environment

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today hosted a high level dialogue on opportunities for ambitious reforms of the business environment in...
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Chinese work report highlights on 10 investment opportunities

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang clarified the work priorities of Chinese government in the coming year in the government work report he delivered on March...
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Diesel Black Gold highlights “new urban attitude” in Milan

Every year, extravaganza like Milan fashion week features legendary Italian brands, and Diesel, a leading denim jean pioneer, is one of the highlights. ...
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Ending Extreme Poverty Require Structural Change – Research

Although a large literature highlights the impact of personality traits on key labor market outcomes, evidence of their impact on agricultural production decisions remains...
Banks

Mozambican central bank highlights economic recovery signs

Mozambique's central bank said Tuesday that the country's economy has shown signs of recovery. Valdemar de Sousa, central bank administrator and...
Paul Kagame

Rwandan president highlights private sector role in digital connectivity at WEF

Rwandan President Paul Kagame Thursday highlighted the vital role of the private sector in national digital strategy development at the ongoing World Economic Forum...
President Muhammadu Buhari

Jan. 10 major South African media outlets

President Muhammadu Buhari would Wednesday lead another delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders to Gambia to discuss with President...