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Source: Cigna Corporation |

Hollard Cigna Healthcare are proud to announce a strategic partnership with Société Financière d’Assurance (SFA) in the Democratic Republic of Congo

With this great responsibility they will ensure easy access to affordable, quality healthcare for local and expat communities

With over sixty years of local experience, Hollard Cigna have demonstrated their commitment to the people of DRC and have an excellent track record of adhering to local regulations. With this partnership, SFA will become one of the main insurance provider of international health insurance in DRC. With this great…

Source: African Development Bank Group (AfDB) |

The Africa Digital Inclusion Facility approves grants worth $1.3 million for two research efforts to enhance women’s digital access to loans and micro-insurance

The grants, for $1 million and $300,000 respectively, will be disbursed through the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility

The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has approved two grants for research that will increase African women’s access to a range of digital financial services including loans and micro-insurance. The grants, for $1 million and $300,000 respectively, will be disbursed through the Africa Digital Financial Inclusion Facility, a blended finance vehicle supported…

Source: African Union (AU) |

Launch of the First Parametric Tropical Cyclone Risk Insurance Product in Africa

This parametric insurance product will provide countries with predictable and rapid financing for early response to cope with emergency situations

The African Risk Capacity (ARC) Group is proposing a new insurance mechanism to African countries in the South West Indian Ocean (SWIO) region to cope with the devastating effects of the tropical cyclones. This parametric insurance product will provide countries with predictable and rapid financing for early response to cope…

African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re)
Source: African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re) |

Post Event Communication on the 6th Edition of the African Insurance Awards

Over 1,250 professionals took part in the 2020 edition which was held virtually this Friday, 18 December 2020

The African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re) (https://www.Africa-Re.com/) hereby expresses its sincere gratitude to all the participants and the judges of the just concluded 6th African Insurance Awards. Over 1,250 professionals took part in the 2020 edition which was held virtually this Friday, 18 December 2020. The winners of the four…

APO Group
Source: APO Group |

APO Group brings together the largest and most influential panel of judges ever assembled for a journalism prize in Africa

The judging panel for the APO Group African Woman in Media Award consists of 100 luminaries, with global icons such as Naomi Campbell joined by executives at diverse organizations like Microsoft, Harley-Davidson and FIFA

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading pan-African communications and business consultancy, is delighted to announce the jury for the prestigious APO Group African Women in Media Award 2020 (http://bit.ly/APOaward). The Award recognizes, celebrates and empowers African women in the media who support female entrepreneurship throughout the continent.    This is the largest and most influential panel of judges ever assembled…

African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)
Source: African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) |

Private sector investment in Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad and Senegal to accelerate following EIB insurance support

Agreements for EUR 60 million from EIB will enable the four countries to either become full members or increase their current participation in ATI before the year ends

Initiative to leverage around EUR 1 billion private sector investment in Western and Central African states; EIB agrees EUR 60m financing to unlock African Trade Insurance Agency (www.ATI-ACA.org) membership; Team Europe-Africa cooperation supporting economic resilience to COVID-19. Private sector investment in Benin, Burkina Faso, Chad and Senegal, will be strengthened…

Jubilee Holdings Limited
Source: Jubilee Holdings Limited |

Jubilee Insurance and Allianz forge Strategic Partnership

It aims to expand and broaden the insurance markets across East Africa

Partnership covers general insurance in five East African countries; it aims to expand and broaden the insurance markets across East Africa; transaction is subject to regulatory approvals Jubilee Holdings Limited (“JHL” or “Jubilee Insurance”) (www.JubileeInsurance.com), East Africa’s largest insurance group, and Allianz (www.Allianz.com), one of the world's leading insurers and…

Africa Oil & Power Conference
Source: Africa Oil & Power Conference |

Africa Oil & Power and TRM Risk Management Talk Mitigating Client Exposure in a post-COVID-19 Landscape (By Grace Goodrich)

TRM Risk Management combines regional knowledge and expertise with global access to provide client focused insurance solutions

By Grace Goodrich, Field Editor Three years ago, brothers James and Hugo Hill identified a growing demand for complex insurance products required by energy companies and other ‘Special Risk’ businesses in Africa, a continent historically underserved by international insurers located thousands of miles from the projects they were underwriting. TRM…

Source: African Development Bank Group (AfDB) |

Mauritania: African Development Bank extends $2.1 million for rollout of Disaster Risk Financing

The Bank is extending the funding under its Africa Disaster Risk Financing (ADRIFI) program to enable the country to take out a drought risk index-based insurance policy

The African Development Bank’s (www.AfDB.org) Board on Wednesday approved a grant of $2.1 million to boost the country’s resilience against climate related shocks and food insecurity. The funds, sourced from the African Development Fund, will go to provide technical and institutional support to strengthen Mauritania’s capacity to assess climate-related risk.…

NTT Pro Cycling
Source: NTT Pro Cycling |

Tour de France Stage 4: Reaction

The stage was won by Primoz Roglic (TJV) with Tadej Pogacar (UAE) in second place, and Gullaime Martin (COF) completed the podium

Stage four of the 2020 Tour de France saw the race’s first mountain-top finish. NTT Pro Cycling’s (http://www.NTTProCycling.com/) plan for the day hinged primarily on guiding climber Domenico Pozzovivo into the finale in order for him to maintain his steady position on the overall race classification. The stage was won…