Investing in youth in science key to transforming SA

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – South Africa must create opportunities for young people to be creative and innovative in response to the socio-economic challenges the...

Intelsat Opens Office in Nairobi, Kenya

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The tough job facing Tedros, WHO’s first African head

By SciDev.Net - Linda Nordling The new leader was backed by the global South. Can he get the world’s premier health body into shape? Linda...

Argentina-Netherlands-Mozambique triangular cooperation

The Argentine Republic thus reaffirms its commitment to cooperate with African countries in the field of agro-industry, through public-private and third sector partnerships. On 22-23...

IAEA project maps groundwater in Africa’s Sahel region, shows significant reserves

Scientists from participating countries – Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Ghana, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal and Togo – were...

Digitization of Kenyan farmer payments helps tackle poverty

One Acre Fund cut payment losses and collection costs by over 80 percent, boosting farmers’ satisfaction and economic opportunity A new case study by the...

How S&T and finance together boost Africa’s agriculture

By SciDev.Net - Paul Boateng I was on my way from Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi to a meeting and got stuck in...

Gateway Fair: Dangote to spend 10 billion dollars on rice cultivation…gives tools to block...

To mark its Day at the Fair, a subsidiary of the Group, Dangote Cement, gave out several tools and implements to the block makers...

VAS2Nets wins West African Mobile Awards as Most Innovative VAS aggregator

One of Nigeria's frontline Value Added Services (VAS) Aggregators, VAS2Nets has won the Mobile Innovation Award at the prestigious West African Mobile Awards (WAMAS)...

New technology allows for rapid diagnosis of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the...

New technology allows for rapid diagnosis of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo The Democratic Republic of the Congo is using these new...

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