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[Interview] Kyle Moss, Government Affairs Program Manager, Qualcomm Wireless Reach
21-08-2017 | 12:03:00
Kyle Moss serves as a government affairs program manager and head of global entrepreneurship for Qualcomm Wireless Reach. Based in San Diego, Moss designs, implements, and manages social impact programs throughout Africa, Asia, and the US.
Bill Gates invests $15 million to digitize Tanzania’s health sector
18-08-2017 | 11:40:00
Bill Gates has announced a $15 million investment to help digitize Tanzania's health information systems and improve health data in the country.
L.E.A.F. Pharmaceuticals establishes its first subsidiary in Rwanda
17-08-2017 | 11:39:00
L.E.A.F. Pharmaceuticals LLC, a global pharmaceutical company with a mission to discover, develop and commercialize innovative and safe therapies for cancer has announced the establishment of L.E.A.F. Rwanda Ltd.
Mental health finally gaining recognition in South Africa’s workplace - CRS Technologies
17-08-2017 | 10:30:34
Issues related to mental health, including depression, in the workplace have not always garnered the necessary sympathy or response from employers compared to physical issues, but this is changing.
MTN Foundation supports treatment against obstetrical fistula in Cameroon
09-08-2017 | 10:17:00
The MTN Foundation, first corporate foundation created in Cameroon, announces the launching of a campaign to treat obstetrical fistula in the Greater North of Cameroon.
[Startup Interview] Brenda Achere, Chief Engagement Officer, Africa, MEDxCare
07-08-2017 | 13:31:00
Brenda Achere is Engagement Manager for Africa at MEDx eHealthCenter, a digital health solution headquartered in The Netherlands.
Nigeria Senate reviewing NHIS Act for affordable, quality healthcare
25-07-2017 | 15:07:00
The chairman, Senate committee on Health Sen. Lanre Tejuoso says the Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to make healthcare delivery affordable in the country.
[Startup Interview] Damian Avar, Founder, DoctorsHub, Nigeria
25-07-2017 | 13:11:00
Damian Avar is a medical doctor, social entrepreneur and health business consultant. He founded DoctorsHub Nigeria, a digital-based, simplfied platform to access medical consultation for Nigerians.
Afreximbank, Kings College Hospital enter agreement with Health Ministry for Healthcare Centre of Excellence in Nigeria
20-07-2017 | 08:12:59
The African Export-Import Bank, Kings College Hospital, London, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health have entered into an MOU to collaborate in developing a centre of excellence for healthcare in Nigeria.
Merck Foundation commits to long term partnership with Government of Tanzania
17-07-2017 | 10:07:00
Merck Foundation will focus on providing one year and two years surgical and paediatric oncology fellowship program in India, Europe and University of Nairobi for Tanzanian doctors to improve the cancer care in the country.
[Startup Interview] Stella Sigana, Executive Director, Alternative Waste Technologies, Kenya
05-07-2017 | 12:01:00
A beneficiary of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program, Alternative Waste Technologies, Kenya has, in the two years since its inception, made significant leaps in energy production and environmental conservation.
Resolution Insurance realizes expansion plans with SSP Pure Insurance
28-06-2017 | 13:01:08
Resolution Insurance has chosen global insurance technology specialist SSP to provide a new, robust, flexible IT system to underpin its expansion plans.
Equatorial Coca-Cola Bottling Company delivers nine containers of medical materials to six African countries
27-06-2017 | 11:18:00
Equatorial Coca-Cola Bottling Company in partnership with The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation and Medshare have donated medical materials worth $1.8m to six of the 13 countries were Equatorial Coca-Cola operates.
World Organization for Animal Health approves South Africa developed diagnostic test for African horse sickness
26-06-2017 | 12:14:00
The World Organisation for Animal Health has approved a South African developed diagnostic test for African horse sickness (AHS), a potentially deadly horse disease.
[Kenya] Kabarak University partners with General Electric Healthcare to develop $450m medical campus
15-06-2017 | 15:27:35
Kabarak University is partnering with international organizations to develop a 500-bed, state-of-the-art, multi-disciplinary tertiary hospital to be located in Kabarak, Nakuru County.
IFC in $4.5 million investment in Medical Credit Fund to increase quality healthcare in Africa
15-06-2017 | 10:32:11
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced an investment of $4.5 million in the Medical Credit Fund, part of the PharmAccess Group, to increase access to quality healthcare in Africa.
VLCC launches festival of beauty across Africa and Middle East
15-06-2017 | 07:19:00
VLCC, a leader in slimming and beauty across Middle East and Africa,has announced the launch of a 45-day-long initiative titled ‘Festival Of Beauty’ starting from June 10 until July 15.
[Kenya] Bamburi Cement signs its retailers to a $1.5 million medical insurance scheme
06-06-2017 | 13:22:00
Bamburi Cement has announced that it will cater for the full cost of medical insurance for its retailers. The initiative, dubbed Afya ya NGUVU, is aimed at rewarding retailers' loyalty.
[South Africa] Ascendis Health acquires Sunwave Pharma and NHP Pharma
05-06-2017 | 09:51:00
Ascendis Health recently declared the acquisitions of Sunwave Pharma SRL and NHP Natural Health Pharma unconditional, together with Cipla Agrimed Proprietary and Cipla Vet Proprietary.