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Africa Oil & Power and African Energy Chamber sign strategic partnership

Africa Energy Chamber is extending to all its members and partners across its network an exclusive discount of 15% to attend the summit in Cape Town from September 5-7, 2018

Africa Oil & Power, the continent’s premier platform for energy investment and policy, and the African Energy Chamber (www.EnergyChamber.org) have signed a strategic partnership in Johannesburg on Monday. Both organizations will be sharing capacities to facilitate investments and deal-making in Africa across their networks. Under the agreement, the AEC will…

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Video News Release: Official Podcast for the 2018 Africa Gold Cup: Review Show

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The Rugby Africa Gold Cup (www.RugbyAfrique.com/rugby-news/) takes a break to pave way for the Rugby Sevens World Cup. This week on the review segment Damima Duffield and Ng'arua Kamuya do a postmortem of the first half of the 2018 Rugby Africa Gold Cup.

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    • (L-R) Prof. Koigi Kamau, Chairman Kenya Fertility Society, Ms. Renee Ngamau, Radio Host/Life Coach, Capital FM, Mr. Tom Mshindi, Mr. Tom Mshindi is the Group Editor-In-Chief at Nation Media Group (NMG), Hon. Sarah Opendi- Minister of State of Health, Uganda, Dr Rasha Kelej, CEO Merck Foundation, and Dr. Rashid A. Aman, Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Health, Kenya.
    • Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, President of Africa Fertility Society, Nigeria, Mathatha Tsedu from South Africa, he is a member of the SABC Board, Ms. Carole Mandi, Founder/ Publisher, Carole Mandi Media, William Pike is the Managing Director of the Star Newspaper, Dr. Rashid A. Aman, Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Health, Kenya, Dr Rasha Kelej, CEO Merck Foundation, Hon. Sarah Opendi- Minister of State of Health, Uganda, Ms. Renee Ngamau, Radio Host/Life Coach, Capital FM, Mr. Tom Mshindi, Mr. Tom Mshindi is the Group Editor-In-Chief at Nation Media Group (NMG), Prof. Koigi Kamau, Chairman Kenya Fertility Society
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Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa

The training program was a part of ‘Merck more than a Mother’ community awareness program

Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa: •Merck Foundation provides training to more than 200 Media Journalists from 17 African Countries. •Merck Foundation starts hashtags #MenToo and #NoForInfertilityStigma to break the stigma of Infertility. •Merck Foundation launched three songs to…

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South Africa: Government Activities for the Week 16 -22 July 2018

On Wednesday, 18 July, South Africans and the world will again celebrate the birthday of South Africa’s first democratically elected President, Nelson Mandela

Government has scheduled the following briefings/activities for the week: 16 - 22 July 2018. The activities, which are aligned to the National Development Plan and outlined in the Medium Term Strategic Framework 2014-2019, are undertaken to build a better South Africa: The Minister of Communications, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, will on…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Parliament |

South Africa: Constitutional Review Committee to Conduct Public Hearings in Taung, North West Province tomorrow

The committee was instructed by the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces to ascertain whether a review of section 25 of the Constitution and other clauses are necessary

A delegation of the Joint Constitutional Review Committee will on Tuesday (17 July 2018) begin the North West Province leg of its public hearings into a possible review of section 25 of the Constitution, in Taung. The committee was instructed by the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces…

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    • Herbert Wigwe Group Chief Executive of ACCESS Bank plc joins Adolfo Cambiaso jnr the most valuable player in the Emir Cup winning team at the ACCESS Bank Polo day where over $2m was raised to build school classrooms for under privileged and dis-placed children in Norther Nigeria. The ACCESS Bank Polo day was hosted at the Guards Polo Club by the private banking arm of ACCESS Bank UK
    • Herbert Wigwe Group Chief Executive of ACCESS Bank plc thanks guests at the ACCESS Bank polo day where over $2m was raised to build school classrooms for under privileged and dis-placed children in Norther Nigeria. The ACCESS Bank day was hosted at the Guards Polo Club by the private banking arm of ACCESS Bank UK
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Access Bank Cup Polo Supporting The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

$2.2 m Access Private Bank Polo Day at Guards Polo Club $2.2million – N800m raised to provide schooling for 2000 children in new classrooms over the next 5 years

This year’s Access Bank Polo Day, held at the prestigious Guards Polo Club, was one of the prominent initiatives sponsored by the private banking arm of The Access Bank UK (www.TheAccessBankUKLtd.co.uk) in its drive to aid educational and social development in the communities the Bank serves. Over $2.2m (Naira800 million)…

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DHL partners with MallforAfrica on a marketplace site focused exclusively on delivering African-Made products to the World

Marketplace Africa delivers the best of Africa to its global customers

DHL (www.dpDHL.com), the world’s leading international express services provider, today announced its partnership with e-commerce giant, MallforAfrica’s new platform, Marketplace Africa, to help online retailers bring African-made products to the US and global market. The site offers items from the continent’s most talented designers and artisans from a variety of…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

State Visit of the President of South Africa to the United Arab Emirates

The leadership of the two countries reaffirmed their deep commitment to further consolidate their strong bilateral relations across a variety of fields, including trade, transport, infrastructure development, tourism, mining, investment, and cultural cooperation

At the invitation of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa paid a State visit to the UAE on 13 July, 2018.  President Ramaphosa’s first visit to the UAE marked the beginning of a…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Parliament |

South Africa: Parliament this week

This week, the public hearings are in the North West (on 17, 18 and 19 July) and in KwaZulu-Natal (on 18, 19, 20 and 21 July)

On Wednesday, 18 July, South Africans and the world will again celebrate the birthday of South Africa’s first democratically elected President, Nelson Mandela. The day should remind us anew that each of us can help make our world a better place. As Madiba urged the younger generation: “It is in…

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South Africa: Keynote address delivered by the Deputy President of The Republic of South Africa, Mr David Mabuza at The Launch of the Meerkat Telescope in Carnavon, Northern Cape

Programme Director; Minister of Science and Technology, Ms Mamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane; Ministers and Former Ministers; Ambassadors and High Commissioners; SKA International Organisation Board of Directors; Distinguished International Guests; Ladies and Gentlemen; Today is a special day of pride for the continent of Africa. This day represents some of Africa’s milestones in…