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IMF Executive Board Completes 3rd & 4th Reviews with Ghana & Approves US$94.3 Million Disbursement

05-27-2011 | 13:55:46
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed on May 25 the third and fourth reviews of Ghana’s performance under the economic ...

EABL Foundation commissions Ksh.5 Million water and sanitation facilities in Thika

05-27-2011 | 13:54:52
As part of a wider initiative to provide sustainable development, EABL Foundation today officially commissioned Water and Sanitation facilities in ...

Kenya Airways set to receive 7th Embraer aircraft

05-27-2011 | 13:53:58
Kenya Airways, the Pride of Africa, is expected to grow its capacity with the arrival of a new Embraer E190 jet to KQ’s fleet. The aircraft is expected ...

eLA11: Africa demonstrates a strong commitment to ICT-supported education

05-27-2011 | 13:41:41
African countries are increasingly engaging in the development of ICT-based solutions for education and training, according to Dr Mohammed Gharib Bilal, ...

New Report Highlights Pivotal Role for Mobile Technology in Emerging Markets

05-27-2011 | 13:35:43
Co-funded by Vodafone and the World Wide Web Foundation as part of a series of studies on the socio-economic impact of mobile, the 2011 SIM Report ...

$1000 Million to Improve the Management of the Senegal Tertiary Education System

05-27-2011 | 13:34:30
The Board of executive Directors of the World Bank approved today a US$101.3 million credit to contribute to enhance the efficiency and quality of the ...

Second Phase of TIGA awards celebrate ‘ICT for Education’ projects at the 6th eLearning Africa event

05-27-2011 | 13:19:02
The second leg of the long-awaited 2011 Technology in Government Awards (TIGA) in the ‘ICT in Education’ category were celebrated at a high-profile ...

Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s "Airline Reliability Performance" Award

05-26-2011 | 09:41:03
Ethiopian Airlines has won the 2010 Annual Airline Reliability Performance Award from the Bombardier Aerospace. According to Bombardier, “Ethiopian ...

Kenya Airways set to Launch Flights to N’djamena, Chad, operating 2 times a week through Cotonou

05-26-2011 | 09:34:51
Kenya Airways is launching its 54th destination on the 19th June to N’djamena in Chad. The new route which will operate via Cotonou, the capital of Benin, ...

AfDB Emphasizes Inclusive Growth in North Africa

05-26-2011 | 09:33:49
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has published an annual report for North Africa which highlights the importance of inclusive growth following ...

The networks of our time

05-26-2011 | 09:19:41
If there is anyone who still wonders about the level to which we are reliant upon networks and immediate connectivity, consider the extent to which ‘triple ...

Suza Adam - Viridis Africa 2011 - Clean Technology Investment Summit in South Africa

05-24-2011 | 13:53:00
This week Africa Business Communities meet with  Suza Adam, CEO of Spindle Communications, on Viridis Africa 2011 - Clean Technology Investment Summit ...

La presse d'opposition reprend sa diffusion en cote d'ivoire

05-24-2011 | 12:33:08
La semaine dernière, des responsables du Fonds de Soutien et de Développement de la Presse (FSDP), ont visité les rédactions des journaux proches de ...

90 millions de dollars de la Banque mondiale pour un projet d’eau potable au Niger

05-24-2011 | 12:31:16
Niamey(Niger) Un demi-million de Nigériens vont bénéficier d’un accès à l’eau potable à tarif réduit grâce à un projet d’assainissement en milieu urbain ...

Vers une grille d’évaluation pour faciliter l’accès des PME sénégalais au crédit

05-24-2011 | 12:28:51
Dakar (Sénégal) L’Agence de développement et d'encadrement des Petites et Moyennes entreprises (ADEPME) a annoncé l’élaboration par ses services d’une ...

Brand perception: How online presence and testimonials help

05-24-2011 | 12:26:16
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria. Brand perception is vital to brand success. Like we know, perception is everything. An audience may hold negative perception ...

New Ground Breaking Method for Shaft Sinking to Significantly Lower Capital Outlay

05-24-2011 | 12:20:13
Mining may see a shift away from traditional drilling and blasting methodologies as African mining companies are rushing to fire up paused projects. A ...

Champion Technologies Wins First West Africa

05-24-2011 | 12:19:16
Specialist oilfield production chemicals company Champion Technologies has secured its first deepwater chemical management services contract in West ...

BREAST CANCER - JOURNEY BACK, JOURNEY FORWARD

05-24-2011 | 11:44:33
ourney Back, Journey Forward, is a project spearheaded by the Robinson family after losing two family members (Mum and Daughter) in one a year, both ...

NNPC partners NMC to boost Maths education

05-24-2011 | 11:33:11
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to collaborate with the National Mathematical Centre (NMC) towards improving the study of Mathematics ...