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    • Launch of the Rugby Africa Cup (RAC), the qualifying competition for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in French
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Launch of the Rugby Africa Cup (RAC), the qualifying competition for the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Rugby Africa unveils a new competition format where the 16 best African teams will compete in a truly continental rugby championship made up of 20 matches divided into 3 stages

Starting from November 2019, 16 teams will compete in the new Rugby Africa Cup (RAC) with an aim to qualify for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in 2022. This format is more inclusive and easier to follow. The top 16 teams based on the African ranking will compete in a…

African Development Bank Group (AfDB)
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Hello Malabo! Equatorial Guinea

All set for the African Development Bank's 54th Annual Meeting

"When you put your forces together, you can achieve the critical mass to be solid player on the global scene," African Development Bank (https://www.AfDB.org/en/) 's  Chief Economist and Vice President of Economic Governance & Knowledge Management Celestin Monga told journalists at a press conference ahead of the Bank's Annual Meetings.…

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Zambia in double Olympic Qualifiers

The Zambian Rugby League shifts from 15 a-side games to 7 a-side games in early July 2019

The announcement by Africa Rugby for the 2020 Olympics have pitted both the Zambia Men's and Women's Rugby Teams to compete for qualification in the 2nd edition of 7s rugby since its reintroduction in 2016. The Women's Qualifiers set for 12 & 13 October, 2019 in Tunisia will feature KENYA,…

SES
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Ivory Coast Accelerates Digital Migration with SES

Ivorian TV viewers will be able to watch 60 digital TV channels via SES’s satellite at 22 degrees West

Ivory Coast’s public broadcasting company, the Société Ivoirienne de Télédiffusion (SIDT) (www.SiDT.ci) has selected SES (www.SES.com) as its digital partner in a major move to meet the country’s 2020 deadline for switching over from analogue to digital broadcasting. Under this multi-year agreement, 60 analogue turned digital channels will be broadcast…

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Africa Men and Women’s Sevens, the two tournaments serving as qualification events for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, Tokyo 2020

The Tunisian and South African rugby federations will host the Africa Women's Sevens and Africa Men's Sevens tournaments, respectively, which will serve as qualification events for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo in 2020

In partnership with Société Générale, the official bank of Rugby Africa (www.RugbyAfrique.com), the Africa Women's Sevens will take place on 12nd and 13th October 2019 in Jemmel in Tunisia and will bring together twelve of the best African teams. Each one will be eager to top the rankings so that…

Africa Oil & Power Conference
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Africa Oil & Power 2019 to Show How Energy Will Generate Jobs, Economic Growth in Africa

Africa Oil & Power (AOP) announces its 2019 theme #MakeEnergyWork

Africa Oil & Power 2019 (www.AOP2019.com) is the official conference of South Africa’s Department of Energyand will welcome 20+ African petroleum and power ministers. AOP announces its 2019 theme #MakeEnergyWork.The theme will showcase the energy sector as a key driver of economic growth, jobs and opportunity for Africa’s people and private sectors. ‘Africa’s Energy…

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Orange selects ENGIE for the operation and maintenance of one of the largest data centers in West Africa

This next-generation datacenter has a power capacity of 1.3 MW and a design which is oriented towards reliability and energy optimization of data storage

ENGIE (www.Engie-Africa.com) has been selected for the operation and maintenance of the Orange Services Group's data center in Abidjan, for a five-year contract that will start early June 2019. This datacenter of the latest generation, built by the Orange Services Group (GOS), is one of the few data centers in…

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    • Azito Energie S.A. and GE announced the successful execution of GE’s MXL2 upgrade solution for the first GT13E2 gas turbine at the Azito III plant site, located in the Yopougon district of Ivory Coast
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GE’s Total Plant Solutions Help Azito’s Power Plant Boost Efficiency, Output and Reliability in Ivory Coast

The Project Marks GE’s First Digital Solutions Order and First GT13E2 MXL2 Full Modules Configuration Gas Turbine upgrade installation in Sub-Saharan Africa

GE’s (www.GE.com/Power) MXL2 Turbine Upgrade Will Help Increase Power Output by 30 megawatts (MW) at Azito’s plant in the Yopougon district of the Ivory Coast; GE’s Upgrade and Predix Asset Performance Management (APM) Software will Help Improve Plant Competitiveness; The Project Marks GE’s First Digital Solutions Order and First GT13E2…

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Zambia u20 National Rugby Team are the Champions

Zambia now joins Tunisia, Ivory Coast and fellow Southern Africans Zimbabwe in the 2020 edition of Group B Junior championships

The Zambia u20 National Rugby Team held on to a slender 14-12 slender score line to clinch their maiden Barthes’ Group C trophy against hosts Uganda at Kampala's Kyandondo Rugby Club. One try by Red Arrows Rugby winger George Mwamba plus 3 penalties was all Zambia needed to lay claim…

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Ivory Coast Elephants narrowly beats the Ghana Rugby Eagles in friendly encounter

The Ivory Coast, ranked number 43 by World Rugby, managed to clinch the match in the 75th minute with a drop goal

The national rugby team of the Ivory Coast, the Elephants, narrowly beat the Ghana Rugby Eagles by 23 - 22 in an exciting international rugby match staged at the Nduoum Sports Stadium in Elmina-Ghana on Saturday 11 May 2019. The Ivory Coast, ranked number 43 by World Rugby, managed to…