A motion was passed at the DA’s Western Cape Congress on Saturday to banned plastic shopping bags.
The DA-led western cape government has been mandated to pass a legislation that would banned the sale and distribution of plastic shopping bags that are not 100% recyclable.
the motion was passed at … Read More
SABMiller is in the beer and soft drinks business, bringing refreshment and sociability to millions of people all over the world who enjoy our drinks.
We do business in a way that improves livelihoods and helps build communities. We are passionate about brewing and have a long tradition of craftsmanship, … Read More
ECOWAS set to invest US$35BN into Nigeria power sector because it is a major provider of natural gas to other countries.
The Nigeria power sector has been getting reviews from international communities, investors and experts in the energy sector according to ECOWAS president, to invest in the country power sector … Read More
Ethiopia’s Gambella Airport set to install advance air traffic control (ATC) that will help control takeoff and landing.
The airport is expected to install a US$1.3m advanced Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower that directs aircrafts during takeoff and landing. The procurement for communications, navigation, and surveillance systems was done overseas … Read More
As Uganda celebrates its Independence today (09-10-1962), we decided to take an in-depth look at the country with an influence in the Eastern African block.
We cannot look at Uganda without acknowledging China’s impressive presence in the region, accounting for numerous infrastructural projects and economic activities. China has been showing … Read More
For all viking lovers, this is a place to wine and dine with the gods.
In Norse (North Germanic people) mythology, Mjolner is the name given to the hammer of Thor (the god of lighting and thunder), a fearsome and powerful weapon capable of leveling mountains. But in Australia, Mjolner … Read More
After spending cuts Angola’s state owned oil company saves $US1.7bn.
On Friday, Angola’s state owned oil company ( sonangol) said $1.7-billion has been saved and thanks to spending cuts since 2014 due to lower crude oil prices.
Due to the slump in oil prices, over the last three years oil … Read More
MTN Ghana CEO have been appointed as the new regional Vice president of the Southern and East Africa and Ghana (SEAGHA) Region.
Mr Ebenezer Asante, Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, on October 1, 2017 was appointed as the new Vice President (VP) of MTN Group’s altered Southern and East … Read More
Dangote Industries Ltd pledges commitment towards Africa’s continued growth through fortifying it’s processed foods with essential nutrients to address malnutrition.
Africa according to Aliko Dangote (President, Dangote Industries Ltd) is projected to have the world’s largest workforce by 2030. This abundance of human resources can be seen as a blessing … Read More
AFC have set aside US$700m for the development of Africa’s Natural resources sector.
At the 9th West and Central Africa (WACA) Mining Conference and Exhibitions, Begna Gebreyes , the Vice President, Investment, of African Finance Corporation (AFC) said, AFC will be making available about US$700 million for the development of … Read More
Heart and lungs tends to be harmed by particulate matters. In the nearest future, a smartphone with an inbuilt gas sensor could be used to warn of heavy exposure.
Researchers at Fraunhofer have developed a powerful micro diaphragm pump for delivering ambient air to the sensor that would help the … Read More
Zenith bank chairman, jim ovia discusses the expansion plan of the bank, also had a talk on Nigeria and Africa economy.
Zenith bank is in the UK and several African countries, including The Gambia, Sierra Leone, and so on. The bank stocks are traded on the London Stock Exchange. This … Read More
Ghana’s central bank is tightening bank’s capital requirements because of banking crisis in the country.
On 14th August, a deal was approved by the country’s central bank called the Bank of Ghana(BOG) to allow Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) to take over the deposits and some of the assets of UT … Read More
Nigeria government approves electricity bill debt payment but the amount not accepted by Disco.
The approval of the payment which is up to US$72million is for power consumed by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs). The fund which is expected to be paid to the Electricity distribution companies is actually below … Read More
Ethiopia and Djibouti combine resources to build a railway which is expected to be managed by both China’s CREC and CCECC.
Ethiopia and Djibouti has combined to construct a railways that is expected to help both countries citizens have a better relationship.
The railway project which was awarded to both … Read More
Ghana’s manufacturing sector experiencing growth as Government addresses major industry challenges.
Ghana Statistical Service has just reported that the country’s manufacturing sector has recorded a 6.6% growth in quarter two(2) of 2017, this is a positive result when compared to 5.9% growth of quarter one (1).
The manufacturing sector which … Read More
Samsung is trying to reduce gender gap on STEM through empowering Ghana girls with ICT skills.
In Accra, 40 Samsung employees from their headquarters in south Korea have gathered to take part in the company’s week-long initiative, which has been carried out in partnership with Better World.
Every year, Samsung … Read More
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) boss on tension as Minster of State for Petroleum Resources expose illegal contract deal.
Mr Ibe Kachikwu, the Minster of State for Petroleum Resources, has given details to the presidency of some questionable dealings of the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Maikanti Baru.
Mr. Kachikwu … Read More
The most functional flexible transistor in the world has just been created by a team of University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers. it is fast, simple and inexpensive to fabricate.
This advancement in flexible technologies could open the door to an increasingly interconnected world where smart wireless technologies can be easily connected … Read More