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    • (L-R): Former Tanzania President Jakata Kikwete, James Mwangi, Group CEO of Equity Holdings, AfDB Vice President Beth Dunford and Prof. Mohamed Belhocine, African Union Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology, and Innovation
    • AfDB Bank Vice President Beth Dunford (right) in an informal chat with former Tanzanian President Jakata Kikwete and James Mwangi, Group CEO of Equity Holdings
    • Bank Vice President Beth Dunford (right) and GIZ representative display docket containing letter of intent on joint commitments to skills development in Africa
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African Development Bank Group 2024 Annual Meetings: African nations urged to attract private sector collaboration in financing tertiary education

The African Development Bank signed a Joint Declaration of Intent at the event with GIZ to scale up joint commitments to skills development to enhance youth employability in Africa

Experts attending an African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) High-level dialogue in Kenya have urged African nations to intensify efforts to attract private-sector financing to enhance tertiary education and equip the continent’s youth with competitive skills. During a panel discussion at the Bank’s 2024 Annual Meetings in Nairobi, the experts stressed the importance…

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Lupiya Financial Services to Showcase Fintech Innovations for Financial Inclusion at GITEX Africa 2024

Founded in 2016, Lupiya has emerged as a prominent figure in Zambia's fintech landscape, providing loans to SMEs, civil servants, farmers, and investment opportunities

Lupiya Financial Services, a pioneering Zambian neobank, has announced its participation in the upcoming GITEX Africa 2024 (https://GITEXAfrica.com) technology exhibition in Marrakech, Morocco. The event provides a platform for the company to showcase its cutting-edge fintech solutions aimed at bridging the financial inclusion gap in Africa. Founded in 2016, Lupiya…

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    • Fincra is offering EUR Virtual Accounts for businesses to easily receive Euro payments
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Fincra to launch EUR Virtual Account solutions at GITEX AFRICA Morocco 2024

Fincra has built the EUR Virtual Account to simplify the process of businesses receiving Euro payments, which can be done effortlessly through simple bank transfers

Fincra, a pan-African payment technology company, is set to unveil its latest Banking as a Service (BaaS) product, the EUR Virtual Account, at GITEX AFRICA Morocco 2024 (www.GITEXAFRICA.com). This innovative solution will enable businesses across North and Francophone Africa to collect foreign currency payments easily. Fincra has built the EUR…

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Five Presidents and four Prime Ministers from African and Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries to headline the AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum and Afreximbank’s 2024 Annual Meetings in Nassau, The Bahamas

The three-day AAM and ACTIF will feature keynote addresses, panel discussions, plenaries and fireside-type conversations

Ghanaian President H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Prime Minister of The Bahamas H.E. Hon. Philip Davis, Prime Minister of Barbados Hon. Mia Mottley, and Guyana President H.E. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, will be among the leading top headliners at the 31stAnnual Meetings (AAM) of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) (www.Afreximbank.com) and…

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Lexar brings the world’s fastest memory solutions with massive capacities to GITEX Africa 2024

Products include cutting-edge CFexpress cards, next-gen performance SSDs, blazing-fast memory modules and more

Lexar (www.Lexar.com), a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, is excited to bring the world’s fastest memory solutions to this year’s Gitex Africa 2024, the continent’s largest and most influential tech and start-up event, taking place from 29-31 May, in Marrakech, Morocco. Morocco is regarded as the gateway for technological transformation in…

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    • LAfricaMobile raises €4.3m ($4.6m) to become the leader in Cloud Communication in French-speaking Africa
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LAfricaMobile raises €4.3m ($4.6m) to become the leader in Cloud Communication in French-speaking Africa

LAfricaMobile, a Cloud Communication and Mobile Marketing platform, has always been committed to enable African businesses to create a strong link with their customers on the mobile phone

During the launch of GITEX AFRICA, the Meeting of Francophone Entrepreneurs (REF) and the African CIO Awards, LAfricaMobile (https://LAfricaMobile.com/), which actively participates in these three events, announced a fundraising of €4.3 million ($4.6 millions) for its series A. This fundraising will allow LAfricaMobile to consolidate its financial position and accelerate…

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REISSUE: 2024 Annual Meetings: African Development Bank President Outlines Gains of Historic 2023 Dakar 2 Summit

Bank will invest $2.9 billion to support the Country Food and Agriculture Delivery Compacts; appoints Special Envoys to fast-track implementation

Since the Dakar 2 Summit (https://apo-opa.co/4bBfGm1), six African countries have set up Presidential-level Councils to drive implementation of the Country Food and Agriculture Delivery Compacts agreed at the summit, while another twelve countries are at various stages of establishing their councils. Presidential Councils have taken off in Tanzania, Democratic Republic of…

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Mobiblanc and the Arrabet Ecosystem: Innovation and Synergy at GITEX Africa 2024

With a rich and diverse program, the subsidiaries are set to demonstrate their collective expertise at Gitex Africa 2024

As a frontrunner in Morocco's technological landscape, Mobiblanc is gearing up to showcase the breadth of its transformation and impact on digital factories at Gitex Africa 2024 (https://GITEXAfrica.com). Known for its pioneering approach since its founding in 2010 and participation in global events such as the Mobile World Congress, Gitex…

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Enterprise Cup reaches semifinal stage

The second semifinal takes place at the KCB Sports Club in Ruaraka, on the outskirts of Nairobi where former champions KCB host Kenya Harlequin

Action resumes in the Enterprise Cup this coming weekend with semifinal action in Kakamega and Nairobi. Defending champions Kabras Sugar face Nondescripts at the Kakamega Showground in Kakamega Town, as they embark on their quest to reach the final and bid for a third successive title. The second semifinal takes…

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    • Bolstering Angolan Oil Production: Azule Energy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Joins Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2024
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Bolstering Angolan Oil Production: Azule Energy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Joins Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2024

Adriano Mongini, will speak at the Angola Oil & Gas 2024 conference, highlighting the company’s initiatives to expand Angola’s oil and gas sector and enhance energy security

Adriano Mongini, CEO of upstream oil and gas company Azule Energy, will speak at the Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2024 conference, scheduled for October 2-3 in Luanda. This premier event gathers industry leaders, policymakers, and stakeholders to discuss the latest trends, opportunities, and challenges in Angola’s oil and gas…