Category Archives: Politics

Digi International Ships Digi XBee SX 868 Sub-GHz Radio Module For EMEA

Delivers Superior Long Range Connectivity, Low-Power Operation, and Industry-Leading Interference Immunity for Industrial IoT Applications

MINNETONKA, Minnesota, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), a leading global provider of machine-to-machine (M2M) …

Ambassadors offer N1000 start up to fans in Western Lotto Mega Upgrade Promo

LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Celebrity brand ambassadors are offering their fans N1000 to join them in participating in the Western Lotto Mega Upgrade Promo that kicked off August 4 to last …

Graça Machel Trust Launches Women Advancing Africa Forum

Inaugural Forum convenes a powerful movement of African women to build a common agenda for the economic advancement of women

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Graça Machel Trust officially launched …

Un millier de jeunes leaders africains se sont réunis à Washington pour collaborer sur le leadership et le renforcement des compétences

WASHINGTON, 8 août 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Un millier de jeunes leaders africains se sont réunis à Washington, D.C. la semaine dernière pour le Sommet 2017 du Mandela Washington Fellowship. Représentant 48 pays en Afrique …

One Thousand Young African Leaders Convene in Washington to Collaborate on Leadership and Skill Building

WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — One thousand young African leaders gathered in Washington, D.C., last week for the 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit. Representing 48 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, the diverse group of …

Africa: The Trump Administration’s First African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum

This week, some 40 African finance and trade ministers, along with a large contingent of senior U.S. government officials will descend upon the coastal city of Lomé, Togo for the annual African Growth and Opportunity

YPO Global Pulse: Economic confidence across Africa rebounds slightly in second quarter

Economic sentiment in South Africa remains subdued

JOHANNESBURG, 8 August 2017 YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organisation in the world, reported today that confidence among business leaders in Africa improved marginally in

How Kenya’s votes will be counted, and why transparency is so crucial

The shocking murder of Christopher Msando, which came to light this week, casts a pall over Kenya’s 8 August elections. As the acting director of information and communications technology at the Independent Elections and …

Joseph Kabila’s special relationship with South Africa

On June 25 this year, president Joseph Kabila travelled to Pretoria for the annual bi-national council between the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Africa (basically a regular cabinet-level meeting between two countries). Kabila is …