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[Nigeria] GE Partners LASTVEB to train students in advanced manufacturing

07-24-2017 | 12:28:00
GE, the world’s Digital Industrial Company has announced a skill development partnership programme involving its GE Lagos Garage.

[South Africa] Parity Software appoints Jono Williamson as Chief Commercial Officer

07-24-2017 | 11:33:00
Platinum Sage Partner and business solutions specialist, Parity Software, has appointed Jono Williamson as its chief commercial officer (CCO).

[Rwanda] National Employment Program receives $7 million to boost job creation

07-24-2017 | 11:20:48
The Government of Rwanda and Sweden have signed financing agreement worth US$ 7.4 million to support National Employment Program.

Burhani Engineers’ computer programme in Kenya to boost STEM education

07-24-2017 | 11:17:14
Burhani Engineers Limited has signed a partnership with the Kibera Sub-County government to provide computer systems and Engineering Power Classes to pupils within the county.

British Government to invest in Nigeria pipeline infrastructure, gas, power

07-24-2017 | 11:16:00
The British Government has expressed its readiness to invest in pipeline infrastructure, renewable energy, gas and power of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry.

[South Africa] VC company Grotech rebrands as Kalon Venture Partners

07-24-2017 | 10:43:00
Section 12J Venture Capital company, Grotech has rebranded as Kalon Venture Partners. For the last 18 months, the business did extensive screening of hundreds of companies and three new deals are imminent

BBM Messenger partners with Ariiyatickets to offer event tickets service to users in Nigeria

07-24-2017 | 10:21:46
Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has launched Event Tickets inside Discover with partner, Ariiyatickets.

Ethiopian Airlines to start services to Bahrain

07-24-2017 | 10:13:23
Ethiopia’s national carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, has announced that it will start services to Bahrain effective August 17, 2017 with the latest B737-800 New Generation with Sky Interior.

[South Africa] Vodacom introduces innovative security measures to curb rhino poaching

07-24-2017 | 10:10:00
Vodacom and Celcom have thrown their weight behind the fight against anti-rhino poaching operations by introducing an innovative security measure for the Addo Elephant National Park.

Africa’s Land Commissions commit to recognizing and securing community land rights

07-24-2017 | 10:06:46
Various land commissions in Africa have committed to advancing policy, legal and regulatory reforms in their respective countries and ensure their effective implementation in order to recognize community land rights.

Facebook partners with Kenyan website, P Live, to cover the Kenyan Presidential Debate

07-24-2017 | 10:00:00
P Live in partnership with Facebook will live-stream the Kenyan Presidential Debate that is scheduled to hold on Monday, 24th of July at 5.30pm.

[South Africa] CKR Consulting Engineers partners with Silversoft to implement Deltek project information management

07-24-2017 | 10:00:00
Deltek has announced that CKR Consulting Engineers is partnering with Silversoft to implement Deltek Project Information Management, the industry's leading enterprise information management system.

Oracle South Africa appoints Niral Patel Managing Director and Technology Leader

07-24-2017 | 09:31:00
Oracle South Africa has announced the appointment of Niral Patel as Managing Director and Technology Leader.

[Nigeria] Daily Gas Supply to Power Plants Increases by 64%

07-24-2017 | 09:20:56
The average national daily gas supply to the nation’s power plants has risen by 64 per cent, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Financial and Operations Report for May 2017 released in Abuja has said.

The Paradise Foundation launches first overseas conservation program in Africa

07-24-2017 | 08:59:00
The Paradise Foundation, a not-for-profit environmental conservation organization in China, has announced its first overseas conservation program in Africa.

[South Africa] Johannesburg Stock Exchange adds Argon Securities to its members list

07-21-2017 | 15:25:00
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has welcomed Argon Securities, a 100% black-owned brokerage firm, as one of its members.

KAM launches East Africa Community intellectual property rights regime study

07-21-2017 | 15:22:03
Kenya Association of Manufacturers, KAM, has launched the East African Community Intellectual Property Rights Regime Study which aims to enhance regional protection of IPRs, as a contributor to achieving the industrialization agenda.

[Gabon] United Bank of Africa trains eyes on electronic payment with new Debit Mastercard

07-21-2017 | 14:25:12
United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced the rollout of the Debit Mastercard card in Gabon to financially support its citizens.

Rafique Mahomed and Bruce Montador join Africa Legal Support Facility Management Board

07-21-2017 | 14:21:27
The African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) has welcomed two new additions to its Management Board, Rafique Mahomed and Bruce Montador.

Kenya Airways picks technology from Sabre to boost group booking revenue

07-21-2017 | 10:43:31
Kenya's flag carrier, Kenya Airways, is broadening its revenue streams, having implemented the latest group booking technology from Sabre Corporation.