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    • Ms Linda Haiduwa, Merck More Than Mother Heroine from Namibia with Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO, Merck Foundation and President, Merck More Than a Mother
    • Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO, Merck Foundation and President Merck more Than a Mother; Prof. Koigi Kamau, Chairman Kenya Fertility Society; Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, President of Africa Fertility Society, Nigeria; Dr. Tareq Muhammad Salahuddin, Editor of Health Section, The Daily Star, Bangladesh; Ms. Modele Sarafa- Yusuf, Senior Freelance Journalist & Media Personality, Nigeria.
    • Ms. Renee Ngamau, Radio Host/Life Coach, Capital FM; Ms. Carole Mandi, Founder/ Publisher, Carole Mandi Media; Mr. Gardy Chacha, Senior Health & Science Reporter, Standard Newspaper, Kenya (First Award Winner, Print Media category); Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO, Merck Foundation and President Merck more Than a Mother
    • CEO, Merck Foundation and President Merck more Than a Mother with Jackline Mwende outside the home build for her by Merck Foundation.
    • Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa
    • Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa
    • Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa
    • Merck Foundation concludes their First Merck Health Media Training to Break the Stigma around Infertility in Africa
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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…

Source: United Nations - Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General |

Ms. Hanna S. Tetteh of Ghana as Director-General, United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON)

Ms. Tetteh is a practising Lawyer and holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from the University of Ghana, Legon

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Hanna S. Tetteh of Ghana as Director-General of the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON). She succeeds Ms. Sahle-Work Zewde who has been appointed as Special Representative to the African Union and Head of the United Nations Office to the…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

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

This day represents some of Africa’s milestones in the successful interweaving of science, technology and innovation into our solutions of dealing with our developmental challenges

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…

Source: The Department of Trade and Industry, South Africa |

Gauteng company hopes to expand market to Angola

UWP Consulting (Pty) Ltd is one of the 20 companies which received financial support from the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) to participate in the mission

A Gauteng civil and structural consulting engineering company is looking forward to expanding its customer base when they participate in the Trade and Investment Mission to Angola that will take place from 16-21 July 2018. The mission will be led by the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Bulelani…

Source: Embassy of the United States - Accra - Ghana |

Rev. Akua Ofori-Boateng selected for United States Trade Representative’s Trade Advisory Committee on Africa

Her deep cross-cultural experience will provide a unique perspective to the Committee as it seeks to increase trade and investment and strengthen the commercial relationship between Africa and the United States

Reverend Akua Ofori-Boateng has been selected to serve on the U.S. Trade Representative’s Trade Advisory Committee on Africa. Comprising American and African industry leaders, the Trade Advisory Committee on Africa advises the Office of African Affairs within the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) as it encourages economic development…

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Ghana Rugby Joins World Rugby’s Digital Revolution

World Rugby has made history by launching the .rugby internet domain name, kicking-off a digital revolution that will deliver multiple promotional benefits to the global rugby community.

World Rugby announced on  Tuesday that, “World Rugby has made history by launching the .rugby internet domain name, kicking-off a digital revolution that will deliver multiple promotional benefits to the global rugby community.” According to World Rugby the innovation opens up multiple promotional benefits to the global rugby community. The…

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    • 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
    • (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
    • 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 , Mr. Tom Mshindi, Mr. Tom Mshindi is the Group Editor-In-Chief at Nation Media Group (NMG)
    • Dr Rasha Kelej, CEO Merck Foundation with Suzanna (Suzzana) Owíyo, she is a Kenyan singer-songwriter. Merck Foundation collaborated with Suzzana for the song “Worriers”, to address the issue of infertility stigma in Africa
    • Dr. Rashid A. Aman, Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Health giving speech during the Merck More Than a Mother Media Recognition awards ceremony
    • Hon. Sarah Opendi- Minister of State of Health, Uganda giving speech during the Merck More Than a Mother Media Recognition awards ceremony
    • Dr Rasha Kelej, CEO Merck Foundation with Tom Close, he is a Rwandan R&B, Afrobeat and dancehall singer and a professional medical doctor. Merck Foundation collaborated with Tom Close for the song “Life is Bigger”, to address the issue of infertility stigma in Africa
    • 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
    • The winner of Merck More Than a Mother Media Recognition Awards 2017 in Multimedia category of Ms. Namukabo L Werungah and the team from NTV Kenya with 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 and Mr. Tom Mshindi is the Group Editor-In-Chief at Nation Media Group (NMG)
    • The second winner of Merck More Than a Mother Media Recognition Awards 2017 in Multimedia category Musaka Abdalla Tiff with Dr Rasha Kelej, CEO Merck Foundation, Dr. Rashid A. Aman, Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Health, Kenya, Hon. Sarah Opendi- Minister of State of Health, Uganda and Mr. Tom Mshindi is the Group Editor-In-Chief at Nation Media Group (NMG)
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Merck Foundation announces the winners of “Merck More Than a Mother” Media Recognition Awards 2017

Merck Foundation to call for application for “Merck more than a Mother” Media Recognition Award 2018

Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), starts hashtags #MenToo and #NoForInfertilityStigma to break the stigma of Infertility. Merck Foundation to Launch three songs to raise awareness about Male Infertility by Octopizzo , Susan Owiyo, Rozzy and Tom Close, African Singers from Kenya, Sierra Leone  and Rwanda. Merck Foundation to call for application for “Merck more…

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Continent’s leading satellite broadband service to launch across West Africa

Yahsat sponsors West Africa Com, ahead of imminent launch of its YahClick service across the region

Yahsat (www.Yahsat.ae), the UAE-based global satellite operator, will participate in West Africa Com on the 10th and 11th July 2018, as Gold Sponsors. The event, which unites critical players in the telco value chain, will see Yahsat showcase its flagship broadband service – YahClick - to partners and customers in…

Source: The Department of Trade and Industry, South Africa |

South Africa keen on Balancing Two-Way Trade with Ghana

Grant added that Ghana had a thriving community of South Africa businesses plying their trade in his country

South Africa is keen on balancing two-way trade with Ghana and key to achieving this, would be the identification of new investment and trade opportunities between our respective countries. This was said by the Deputy Director-General of Trade and Investment South Africa and Trade Invest Africa (TIA) at the Department…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Ramaphosa to host President Akufo-Addo of Ghana on a State visit

One of the main features of the visit will be the Business Forum, which will bring both South African and Ghanaian business sectors together to explore further trade and economic cooperation

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday, 05 July 2018, host the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on the occasion of his State Visit to South Africa.  This will be the first state visit that President Ramaphosa hosts since he became President of…