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Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Inaugurates 320 Housing Units For Police Service In Tesano

The Security Services Housing Project aims to provide decent housing for the nation's dedicated security personnel

In a significant stride towards enhancing the welfare of Ghana's security personnel, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo commissioned 320 new housing units for the Police Service at Tesano, Accra. This milestone, a testament to the government's dedication to improving living conditions for security personnel, marks a pivotal step in bolstering…

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World Bank Group Executive Directors note progress and re-affirm support to South Africa and Namibia

The Board of Executive Directors is responsible for the conduct of the general operations of the Bank, making decisions on loans, credits, grants, policies, and financial matters

A delegation of the World Bank Group’s (WBG) Board of Executive Directors (EDs) noted South Africa’s and Namibia’s progress in achieving their development goals and re-affirmed World Bank Group’s commitment to providing support. The 11 EDs and Alternate EDs were hosted by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC)…

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Turkish Doctors Continue to Heal in Africa

Burundian dentists and nurses had the opportunity to enhance their experience and update their knowledge by participating in the activities conducted by Turkish doctors

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) and the Association of the Friends of Africa (TADD) organized an oral and dental health initiative in Burundi. Volunteer Turkish physicians provided free dental treatment to over 900 patients in the cities of Gitega and Bujumbura. As part of the program, free toothbrushes and…

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Kenya: After 42 years of isolation, Fistula Survivor Jane Mulewa finds hope and purpose in raising awareness

With support from the UNFPA Maternal and Newborn Health Thematic Fund, thousands of women and girls have been able to access free fistula screening and treatment in Kenya

Jane Mulewa Mwale 89, is a proud mother of 10 and a grandmother to many. For the last 42 years, her life has been marred with shame and isolation, as a result of living with obstetric fistula, a hole between the birth canal and bladder and/or rectum. “I delivered all…

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‘We are not afraid’– Young women in South Africa show resilience as they fight HIV/AIDS and gender based violence

Started in 2019 as an informal group of just eight young women and girls aged 15 to 28 who wanted to give each other moral support, the Young Women for Life Movement has now impacted 8,000 girls

Listening to the soulful singing of young women and girls in Nomzamo township in Strand, Cape Town, South Africa, and watching their jubilant dancing, it would be difficult to guess the complex and life-threatening challenges they have faced in their young lives. These girls and women, members of the Young…

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The Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa's (BADEA) 50th Anniversary: Leaders unite to celebrate success, urge increased Africa-Arab economic collaboration

We need a structured and coordinated partnership that will pool financial resources to address critical issues – Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, African Development Bank

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo and African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) head Dr. Akinwumi Adesina joined dignitaries from Africa and the Arab world on Sunday for a ‘Leaders’ Breakfast’ celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA). The event, held in Accra on the sidelines…

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African Development Bank’s Akinwumi Adesina briefs African leaders on Bank’s progress in mobilizing financial resources for the continent

The year began with the African Development Bank successfully launching a globally acclaimed landmark $750 million hybrid capital, the first ever by a multilateral financial institution

The president of the African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has outlined the Bank’s successes in mobilizing financial resources for the continent’s development needs at the African Union. Addressing heads of state and government at the 6th Mid-Year Coordination Meeting of the AU in Accra, Ghana, Adesina highlighted the Bank’s…

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TGS to Host Onshore Technical Workshop at Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2024 Amid Kwanza Basin Revival

The workshop will take place during the pre-conference technical program on October 1, ahead of the main event from October 2-3

The Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) conference and exhibition – taking place from October 2-3 in Luanda – will feature a pre-conference technical program on October 1, offering insights into emerging trends and opportunities in Angola’s oil and gas industry. Data service company TGS will lead a workshop during the…

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Guinea-Conakry’s Energy Minister Joins African Energy Week (AEW) 2024, Promoting Investment Opportunities in Oil, Gas and Regional Power

To attract new players to the market, Minister Aboubacar Camara will outline ongoing energy developments and upcoming investment opportunities at African Energy Week: Invest in African Energy 2024

Guinea-Conakry’s Minister of Energy, Hydropower and Hydrocarbons Aboubacar Camara will deliver a keynote address at the African Energy Week (AEW): Invest in African Energy 2024 conference – scheduled for November 4-8 in Cape Town. Minister Camara will highlight Guinea-Conakry’s efforts to diversify its energy portfolio, encompassing hydrocarbons, hydropower and other…

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African Energy Week (AEW) 2024 to Foster Investment and Collaboration with Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)-Africa Roundtable

The OPEC-Africa Roundtable will showcase Africa’s readiness for new ventures with international investors to unlock the full potential of its oil industry for global energy security

The upcoming African Energy Week (AEW): Invest in African Energy conference – Africa’s premier event for the energy sector, taking place from 4–8 November in Cape Town – will host an OPEC-Africa Roundtable, uniting key stakeholders from OPEC and African oil producers to engage in collaboration and strategic dialogue on…