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United Against Malaria Honors Campaign Advocates from African Football & Enterprise on Malaria

04-27-2011 | 12:03:31
Campaign Celebrates Successful Messaging through Football and Public-Private Partnerships – from the 2010 World Cup to the 2012 African Cup of Nations On ...

AfDB Places Emphasis on Agriculture Portfolio Quality

04-27-2011 | 12:01:57
The Bank’s agriculture portfolio task managers and coordinators from central and southern African Regional Member Countries (RMCs) converged on Tunis ...

World Bank Provides Support to Address Vulnerability and Resilience Issues in Benin

04-27-2011 | 12:00:40
The World Bank’s Board of Directors this day has granted to the Republic of Benin, a 4-year IDA credit in the amount of US$50 million (around FCFA24 ...

Four Million Rural Kenyans to Get Safe Drinking Water

04-27-2011 | 11:59:34
Close to one million LifeStraw® Family water filters will be donated and installed in households in the Western Province of Kenya beginning on 26 April ...

U.S. President's Malaria Initiative, Peace Corps Mobilize Against Malaria in Africa

04-27-2011 | 11:58:23
U.S. Agency for International Development Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah, Peace Corps Director Aaron Williams and U.S. Global Malaria Coordinator Rear ...

African Development Bank Wins Africa Energy Award

04-27-2011 | 11:57:30
The African Development Bank (AfBD) has won the “Best Financial Support in the Power Sector” award presented by Terrapinn* in South Africa.  The award ...

Symposium on African integration calls for full civil society engagement

04-27-2011 | 11:56:16
A high-level two-day symposium on the role of civil society in deepening regional integration kicked off at the headquarters of the Economic Commission ...

Kenya Airways lead other Companies in planting over 250,000 trees

04-21-2011 | 10:50:19
Kenya Airways lead other corporates and organizations in boosting government efforts to increase the national forest cover by planting a record 250,000 ...

WACS cable successfully lands in South Africa

04-21-2011 | 10:48:40
Millions of MTN subscribers across the continent are inching closer to receiving a broadband windfall following the successful landing of the West Africa ...

Abidjan Convention moves to protect Africa's coasts from oil spills

04-21-2011 | 10:47:35
The coastal waters of West, Central and Southern Africa - from Mauritania down to the tip of the continent in South Africa - are of vital importance ...

IFC Supports Malta-based Bank to Finance Trade in Africa

04-21-2011 | 10:46:19
IFC has entered into a loan agreement with Malta-based FIMBank to help ensure that its client companies in Africa can import the production materials ...

Strategic partners want Africa to drive its own development agenda

04-21-2011 | 10:44:46
In less than two years the Strategic Partners’ Dialogue on Africa’s development has made significant strides in such key areas as results-based management ...

National fibre optic network development on schedule - FIBRECO PROJECT UPDATE

04-21-2011 | 10:42:57
FibreCo Telecommunications (“FibreCo”), a partnership between Cell C, Internet Solutions and Convergence Partners, is making excellent progress with its ...

UNESCO PPN sponsored YouTube contest helps promote African Business, NGOs and Schools.

04-20-2011 | 13:22:00
The “I am Africa. This is my story…” digital story telling contest and socially community for African youth ages 14 to 15 is an Internet viral way to ...

Samuel Iyinbo - Illuminati Ventures -Training the youth in Internet marketing in Nigeria and Africa.

04-20-2011 | 13:18:27
This week Africa Business Communities met with Managing director of Illuminati Ventures, Samuel Iyinbo, on creating internet training websites to train ...

Vodafone launches Vodafone Business Solutions

04-20-2011 | 13:14:37
Vodafone Ghana today launched the Vodafone Business Solutions (VBS), a function dedicated to meeting the communication needs of Corporate, SMEs and Government ...

KCB Foundation donates Kshs 6million to Mater Hospital

04-20-2011 | 13:05:18
The KCB Foundation today donated Kshs 6 million to Mater Hospital in support of the children’s Cardiac Programme. The Director KCB Group and KCB Foundation ...

EABL Foundation and Serengeti Breweries Ltd Commission Optical Centre in Moshi

04-20-2011 | 13:01:58
Thousands of people in Moshi area will now benefit from a newly constructed Optical Centre after it was commissioned by Prime Minister, Hon. Mizengo ...

Ethiopian wins “Deal of the Year 2010” Award

04-20-2011 | 12:59:34
On April 11, 2011, Ethiopian Airlines received, "Deal of the Year 2010" Award by Air Finance Journal, a leading financial magazine serving the commercial ...

CODIST II to promote innovation for the industrial development of the continent

04-20-2011 | 12:57:54
The Second Session of the Committee on Development Information Science and Technology (CODIST II) on the theme “Innovation for Africa’s Industrial Development” ...