Source: African Development Bank Group (AfDB) |

‘Africa’s outlook is positive,’ African Development Bank tells Indian investors and officials

The African Development Bank and India have a long-standing strategic partnership dating back almost 40 years to 1982

The groundwork has been laid for Indian investors who are looking to invest in Africa. During a recent virtual conference hosted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and its partners, officials called for Indo-African partnerships to go beyond government-to-government cooperation and promote private sector participation in order to accelerate…

Source: African Development Bank Group (AfDB) |

Awakening the entrepreneurial spirit of every young African is key to continent’s future, development leaders agree

The webinar, themed Investing in Africa’s Future: Youth Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship, invited a range of private and public sector representatives to discuss the challenges young African entrepreneurs face

The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) joined a number of development leaders in calling for greater support of youth entrepreneurship during a virtual event organized by the Tony Elumelu Foundation. The webinar was timed to coincide with International Youth Day, which fell on Wednesday 12 August, 2020. “Africa is young, and…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Liberia: WHO Donates 21 Pieces of Oxygen Concentrators to Boost COVID-19 Response in Liberia

Oxygen concentrators are of extreme importance in respiratory infectious disease management

The World Health Organization Liberia Country Office this week donated 21 pieces of Oxygen Concentrators to the Ministry of Health to support the government in the management of confirmed COVID-19 cases. Statistics generated from Liberia’s Service Availability and Readiness Assessment (SARA+) and Quality of Care (QoC) in 2018 shows that…

Source: World Rugby |

World Rugby announces joint men’s and women’s Rugby World Cup host selection process

Approach supports key objectives of World Rugby's Women in Rugby Plan

For the first time two men’s and women’s RWCs will be awarded at the same time; Integrated process enables a strategic roadmap for hosting of showcase 15s events; Collaborative process aims to identify and develop partnerships that will optimise host nation and World Rugby delivery, financial and legacy objectives; Joint…

Source: Africa Oil Week |

“After the Crash – What’s Next?” Africa Oil Week releases two reports, created in collaboration with Wood Mackenzie

Posing the question “what’s next?”, the reports look at what has changed in the upstream and offer future projections

Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) has launched two complimentary reports, produced in association with Wood Mackenzie. Both assess the impact of the latest supply and demand crisis in oil and gas markets, one with a global (https://bit.ly/30S45Nf) and the other with an African (https://bit.ly/2CnbElK) focus. Posing the question “what’s next?”, the…

Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA)
Source: Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA) |

Travel and Lifestyle Essentials: Whether it’s a family visit or a staycation Canon has it covered

Canon has selected a collection of products which provide outstanding photo and video capabilities, perfect for those hoping to capture their memories at home or away

With lockdown easing around the world, people are now venturing further than they have in months. A well-earned holiday is increasingly an option for many people, be it a visit to family and friends or a staycation. Featuring the latest in high performance technology, Canon (www.Canon-CNA.com) has a wide range…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Rolake will be advising and supporting the African Energy Chamber within its Investment and Energy Transition Committees

Leading and prominent African energy expert and finance executive Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Rolake will be advising and supporting the African Energy Chamber within its Investment and Energy Transition Committees. Currently Managing Director of EnergyInc Advisors and Senior Africa…

African Energy Chamber
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Dr. Robert N. Erlich Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration Committee

American geologist and oil expert Robert Erlich has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration Committee. Robert brings decades of exploration experience working in the hottest oil & gas frontiers in the Americas…

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Siemens Gamesa supports Morocco in its fight to overcome the COVID-19 crisis

Siemens Gamesa’s social commitment special COVID-19 initiatives support Africa’s most vulnerable communities benefitting rural communities in Morocco

The company’s social commitment newly launched Global Impact Project special COVID-19 edition supports Africa’s most vulnerable communities; Siemens Gamesa (www.SiemensGamesa.com) funds rapid response initiatives benefitting Midelt’s rural communities; Siemens Gamesa’s local team’s step-up to support Moroccan relief efforts. Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has launched a series of social impact initiatives around the…

Africa Energy Forum
Source: Africa Energy Forum |

Africa Energy Forum 2020 joins forces with the African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa and Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly to host Digital Energy Festival for Africa

Under the theme ‘The 5th Industrial Revolution,’ the Africa Energy Forum agenda will look ahead to the digitalisation of the energy sector

The event will take place online from 20th October – 26th November 2020. The digital platform will allow attendees to access content and networking offerings across all three market leading events with one point of entry, making it the largest ever energy event for the African continent marketed to a…