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

Canon Discovery Week continues in Nairobi, with in-store discounts throughout July to further develop relationship with customers

Second edition of Discovery Week well received by Kenyans who came in large numbers to exchange with Canon's experts and improve their knowledge of photography

Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA) ( a leader in imaging solutions, launched the Canon Discovery Week in Nairobi the 1st July with a photo safari and Wildlife photography Master Class led by the Canon ambassadors Jonathan and Angela Scott. Discovery Week is a consumer engagement to build a closer…

Source: World Health Organization (WHO) |

Uganda Launches Scale-up Plan for Tuberculosis Preventive Treatment

The WHO will convene a Guideline Development Group (GDG) to update the existing guidelines on (Tuberculosis Preventive Treatment) TPT

The Minister of Health, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng, launched a 100-Day Accelerated Scale-up plan for Tuberculosis Preventive Treatment (TPT) targeting over 300 000 People Living with HIV and AIDS (PLHIV) in Uganda. The government will also provide TPT to all children aged 12 months or more living with HIV as…

Lux Afrique
Source: Lux Afrique |

2nd Annual Lux Afrique Polo Day to roll out the red carpet in London

August 3rd 2019, Ham Polo Club, Richmond

Tickets available at and Ticketmaster After the blazing success of last summer, Lux Afrique ( is set to host the 2nd edition of its annual polo tournament in London, the only African polo event of its kind in Europe. This year the pioneering event is set to be an…

Source: United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) |

Music against child marriage (By Juan Haro)

UNICEF teams up with musician Moon Boots to empower girls in Niger

The 30thAnniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child lands in Niger. UNICEF launched an artistic video with international music producer Moon Boots and vocalist Black Gatsby to join global efforts to fight against child marriage and to promote schooling for girls in Niger. All girls and…

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

The Canon Discovery Week: A journey of experiential activations, value deals, support, creativity and quality

Canon in Nairobi to invite Kenyans to experience a week of discovery with Canon Academy workshops on wildlife & portrait photography

Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA) ( a leader in imaging solutions, has launched the Canon Discovery Week in Nairobi this Monday. On this occasion a photo safari was organized in Nairobi by the very famous photographers Jonathan and Angela Scott. The Scotts shared their passion for Africa and revealed…

Victor Oladokun
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The Power of Storytelling

by Victor Oladokun, Director of Communication and External Relations at the African Development Bank

I've always been fascinated with stories. It's one of the reasons why in high school I jettisoned physics, chemistry, and math in favor of literature and history. The decision has served me well in my media and communication career. I realized early on - to quote the poet Muriel Rukeyser…

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

Canon releases nail sticker designs for all 20 teams competing in Rugby World Cup 2019TM!

Fans can coordinate their nails with friends to show their support together at Rugby World Cup 2019

Canon ( has released nail sticker designs for all twenty teams competing in Rugby World Cup 2019 through its free Nail Sticker Creator for Canon application. Canon designers have created these designs by drawing inspiration from the color schemes of each national team’s kit with plans to release additional designs based…

Source: International Organization for Migration (IOM) |

Entertainment, Social Cohesion, Tailored Assistance for Migrant Children in Niger

The festival will take place between 21-24 June in Niamey and will bring together artists from Benin, Togo, Guinea-Conakry and Spain

Marking the International Day of the African Child this past Sunday (16/06) in Niamey, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) organized an afternoon of dance, acrobatics, magic, theatre, storytelling and puppet shows for the migrants staying at IOM’s transit centres for unaccompanied migrant children and migrant women. To make the…

Source: YPO |

Lessons From Langa: A Sa Success Story

iKhaya Le Langa uses people, planet, profit (PPP) principles and sustainable business tourism to regenerate the region

At the 2019 YPO EDGE ( Anthony Ginsberg ( – Managing Director of GinsGlobal Index Fund and Chairman of YPO Financial Services Network – said a common trait of leaders, which is evident in the latest Global Leadership survey conducted by YPO (‪ among the CEOs,  is a strong desire to give back…

Source: The Embassy of India - Ethiopia and Djibouti |

Celebration of Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) Foundation Day 2019

More than hundred alumni of ICCR in Ethiopia participated in the evening programme

The Foundation Day celebrations of the Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) were organised by the Embassy of India on 4th June 2019 in Addis Ababa. H.E. Dr.Ergoge Tesfaye, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, who is presently the highest ranking ICCR alumnus in the…