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MTN Mobile Money and UT Bank pay first Insurance Premium in three days

07-20-2011 | 15:32:46
MTN Ghana and UT life today paid their first insurance premium of GH¢ 1,945 to a subscriber within 72 hours of submission of the relevant documents for ...

MTN Ghana boosts education in Tamale

07-20-2011 | 15:30:33
MTN Ghana Foundation today celebrated another feat in the MTN/AED-CEDEM project with the distribution of yellow packs to 1,630 pupils drawn from five ...

UK's Africa Development Minister to visit Ghana

07-20-2011 | 15:28:21
The UK's Africa Development Minister, Stephen O'Brien MP, will visit Ghana from 21-23 July 2011 to review progress with the UK's development programme. ...

AfDB and WWF Team up to Protect African Environment

07-20-2011 | 15:26:54
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and global conservation group WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) have come together to work closely on green economy ...

AIR NIGERIA COMMENCES DIRECT ENUGU – ABUJA AND OWERRI – ABUJA SERVICE

07-20-2011 | 15:24:52
Air Nigeria has commenced direct daily flights from both Owerri and Enugu to Abuja, the nation’s capital city. The direct return services were introduced ...

PwC Announces Ambitious Growth Strategy for Africa

07-19-2011 | 15:28:39
PWC has announced an ambitious growth strategy for the region. This features a US$10000 million investment in people and infrastructure, a focus on further ...

La Facilité africaine de l'eau se voit décernée $12 millions par la Fondation Bill & Melinda Gates

07-19-2011 | 15:26:03
La Facilité africaine de l'eau (FAE), une initiative du Conseil des ministres africains en charge de l'eau (AMCOW) gérée par la Banque africaine ...

Omidyar Network and The Indigo Trust to Fund New Social Innovation Center in Nigeria

07-19-2011 | 15:22:25
Omidyar Network and The Indigo Trust announced today their support and intent to fund the Co-Creation Hub in Lagos, Nigeria. The Hub is a non-profit, ...

African Water Facility Awarded US$12 Million Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

07-19-2011 | 15:21:18
The African Water Facility (AWF), an initiative of the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) hosted by the African Development Bank (AfDB), is awarded ...

Omidyar Network Commits $5 Million to Government Accountability in Africa

07-19-2011 | 15:17:13
My Voice, Our Community’ campaign to support tools that empower citizens Omidyar Network announced today a new two-year, US$5million commitment to fund ...

L'or se hisse à un nouveau sommet historique, à plus de 1.600 dollars l'once

07-19-2011 | 15:15:30
Le prix d'une once d'or s'est hissé jusqu'à un nouveau sommet de 1.600,100 dollars sur le marché au comptant en début d'échanges européens.Le ...

Infrastructure finance the big opportunity in Mozambique’s lucrative coal basin

07-19-2011 | 15:14:36
Mozambique’s Moatize coal basin in the country’s remote Tete province is considered the last untapped great coal reserve in the world, but the first ...

90 milliards de FCFA pour la réhabilitation de l’aéroport de Lomé

07-19-2011 | 15:00:00
Le Togo va débourser 90 milliards de FCFA pour la réhabilitation de l’aéroport de Lomé dont les travaux débuteront bientôt, a annoncé le ministre togolais ...

Le Pape Benoît XVI lancera en novembre à Cotonou un message de réconciliation, justice et de paix

07-19-2011 | 14:57:18
Le Pape Benoît XVI séjournera au Bénin, du 18 au 20 novembre prochain pour apporter un message de réconciliation, de justice et de la paix, non seulement ...

South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya key players in the African ICT sector

07-19-2011 | 10:21:01
South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya will be the key players in the African ICT sector in the next five years. A survey conducted by Africa Business Panel among ...

AFRICA HERITAGE SOCIETY HOLDS AWARDS

07-18-2011 | 16:36:16
On Sunday 17th July, 2011, Africa Heritage Society (AHS), based in South Africa salutes champions of freedom at a special gala and awards ceremony ...

Sasol brings SA chemical industries to Pretoria

07-18-2011 | 16:31:39
Sasol, the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Catalysis, the University of Cape Town (UCT), and PetroSA have developed a Chemical Industries Resource ...

Kenya Airways commences flights to Ouagadougou

07-18-2011 | 16:27:46
Kenya Airways has today commenced flights to Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. The new route, the 55th of the airline’s global destinations, and 45th in Africa, ...

IFC Invests in Advans Cote d’Ivoire to Support Small Business Growth

07-18-2011 | 16:26:47
IFC said it is investing $1 million to help establish Advans Cote d’Ivoire, a micro finance institution that will support the growth of smaller businesses ...

Mobile Chilli Completes Deal With Leading Music Labels For South African Mobile Download Service

07-18-2011 | 16:23:38
Mobile Chilli is launching its enormously popular mobile download service in South Africa, thanks to a deal completed today with major music labels ...