Post Tagged with: "Africa"

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Growing Impact of Technology on Hotel Booking in Africa

December 18, 2014 at 12:27

The impact of technology on African businesses cut across various sectors such as e-commerce, banking, and telecommunications to name a few. One sector that has been overlooked in the whole […]

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Research reveals GCC trade with Africa on the rise

December 17, 2014 at 15:30

Investors are seeking opportunities in new sectors and geographic locations with Dubai and the UAE a well-placed hub to drive and facilitate growth Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries are placing […]

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Orange and USAID join forces to boost mHealth innovations across Africa

December 16, 2014 at 14:30

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) (www.usaid.gov) and global telecommunications operator Orange (http://www.orange.com) announced a new alliance to develop innovations in mobile health (mHealth) at the Global mHealth Forum […]

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Research in Africa to Help End Poaching and Improve Household Economies

December 15, 2014 at 15:13

New research being conducted by Houghton College in East Africa may lead to reduced human-wildlife conflict in African national parks by locals who illegally hunt big game often as the […]

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L-R: Boni Haruna, Minister of Youth Development; Sangu Delle, Co-Founder, Cleanacwa, Ghana and Winner Young Person of the Year Award endowed by UBA; Dr. Yinka Adedeji, Divisional Head, E-Banking, UBA Plc; Adebola Williams, Co-Founder of The Future Awards Africa, at the Future Awards ceremony in Lagos.

Youths are Africa’s future- UBA boss

December 15, 2014 at 11:00

The future progress of Africa as a continent is in the hands of its youthful population, Phillips Oduoza, Group Managing Director and CEO of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc […]

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Local knowledge is key to breaking ground in sub-Saharan Africa – FBN Capital

December 11, 2014 at 17:09

Mr. Kayode Akinkugbe, Managing Director of FBN Capital was a key note speaker at the Africa Inbound Forum at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London which focused on spotlighting deal […]

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Africa is on the cusp of a consumer boom: Now is the time for businesses to invest

December 11, 2014 at 08:45

Africa’s economy predicted to grow by $1.1 trillion – around 50% – to $3.7 trillion by 2019 Over half a billion Africans predicted to be middle class by 2030 Over […]

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Powering Africa: Summit set to advance deals and partnerships for Africa’s power industries

December 10, 2014 at 17:35

Powering Africa: Summit set to advance deals and partnerships for Africa’s power industries in Washington D.C. this January Powering Africa: Summit To Be Held in Washington DC, January 28-30th 2015, […]

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Mastercard Foundation announces new University partnerships In Africa

December 9, 2014 at 09:42

At the Talloires Network Leaders Conference, The MasterCard Foundation announced that over 2,300 university students will be able to hit the books in classrooms in Uganda, South Africa and Ghana […]

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Kaberuka receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Forbes Africa

December 8, 2014 at 12:44

, received the Forbes Africa Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday, December 4 during the magazine’s 4th Annual Person of the Year Awards ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya. In a statement delivered […]

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