Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx Assay Awarded World Health Organization Prequalification

MARLBOROUGH, Massachusetts, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today that its CE-marked Aptima® HIV-1 Quant Dx assay has been awarded World Health Organization (WHO) prequalification for in vitro diagnostics.

The …

CSA Global and Whittle Consulting announce partnership agreement

LONDON and CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CSA Global and Whittle Consulting are pleased to announce a partnership agreement to collaborate efforts to offer Integrated Strategic Planning services in and around …

Boko Haram ‘Chibok Girls’ Video a Propaganda Counter-strike, Say Analysts

LONDON The release of a video purporting to show some of the Nigerian Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram apparently happy with their lives is a propaganda strike to show the Islamist group is unbowed, …

ZAMBIAN ARMY ENTERS SLUM AFTER RIOTS OVER CHOLERA CONTROLS – STATE RADIO

LUSAKA, Zambian troops entered a slum in Lusaka to restore order after residents rioted over a curfew and ban on street vending imposed to control a cholera outbreak, state radio said.

The riots in the …

Hisense TV en tête des ventes sur le marché chinois pour la 14e année consécutive

PÉKIN, 12 janvier 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Selon les derniers chiffres publiées par CMM, à la fin de 2017 Hisense TV reste leader tant au niveau du volume que de la valeur au détail pour la

Hisense TV sales leads China market for 14 consecutive years

BEIJING, Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — According to the latest data from CMM, Hisense TV ranked No.1 on both retail value and volume for 14 consecutive years in China by the end of 2017. The …

Provision of Vessels by Indigenous Contractors: Total Reaffirms Commitment to due process and Zero Tolerance for Corruption

LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following a petition from the Indigenous Vessels Operators Association of Nigeria to the Senate Committee on Local Content, Total Upstream Nigeria Limited (TUPNI) and National Petroleum Investment

With N14b on offer, Western Lotto raises stakes with Powerball Max

LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gaming and entertainment firm Western Lotto Nigeria Limited has raised the stakes in the gaming business in Nigeria with the introduction of Powerball Max, one of the

Police Fire Warning Shots at Kabila Protest in Kinshasa

KINSHASA Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo fired warning shots Friday to disperse churchgoers who had gathered to mourn seven people killed during recent protests against President Joseph Kabila.

A reporter for VOA’s French …