Monthly Archives: July 2017

African Migrant Women Face “Shocking Sexual Abuse” on Journey to Europe

Up to 80 per cent of Nigerian migrant women and girls arriving on Europe’s shores in Italy could potentially be sex trafficking victims, spotlighting the horrific levels of abuse and violence migrants face along …

Gilbert Chagoury annonce le règlement du litige Chagoury par le gouvernement des États-Unis

WASHINGTON, 31 juillet 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Le gouvernement des États-Unis a convenu de régler l’action en instance de Gilbert Chagoury.  M. Chagoury a déposé la plainte auprès du Tribunal du District de Columbia en septembre …

New Report Details How Legacy Financial Institutions Are Deepening Financial Inclusion Through Fintech Partnerships

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion (CFI) and the Institute of International Finance (IIF), with the support of MetLife Foundation, today released a new report examining how partnerships …

SOUTH AFRICA: TWO DIE IN FOOTBALL STADIUM CRUSH; 17 INJURED, ONE CRITICAL

JOHANNESBURG, Two people were killed in a crush of football fans on Saturday at the South African stadium that hosted the 2010 World Cup final, police and officials said.

The incident occurred at a pre-season …

Gilbert Chagoury Announces US Government Settles Chagoury Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The US Government has agreed to settle Gilbert Chagoury’s pending lawsuit.  Mr. Chagoury filed the lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia in September of …

Le programme Global Excellent Operator (Excellent opérateur mondial) de XCMG met en évidence les technologies intelligentes

XUZHOU, Chine, 28 juillet 2017 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG, une des principales sociétés manufacturières mondiales, a lancé le quatrième programme Global Excellent Operator (le « Programme »), au sein du XCMG Technician College (le lycée professionnel …

XCMG’s Global Excellent Operator program highlights intelligent technology

XUZHOU, China, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Global leading manufacturer XCMG has kicked start the fourth Global Excellent Operator program (the “Program”) at the XCMG Technician College, a total of 71 trainees from nine countries …

Women Advancing Africa placing women at the centre stage of Africa’s Economic Advancement

The Women Advancing Africa Forum is set to bring some of the continent’s best and brightest minds together to shape a common agenda to accelerate the economic advancement of women in Africa

DAR ES SALAAM, …

AFRICAN BICYCLE CONTRIBUTION FOUNDATION SELECTS CENTRAL GHANA’S BRONG AHAFO REGION FOR ITS FIFTH FREE BAMBOO BIKE DISTRIBUTION TO STUDENTS

Ghanaian Bicycle Company’s CEO prepares for three-city U.S. Fundraising Tour for the Foundation

Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana, July 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With its fifth distribution of ecologically-friendly, free bamboo bikes in Amasu, in