Monthly Archives: July 2020

Un dispositif médical qui sauve la vie en cas d’hémorragie du post-partum reçoit l’approbation réglementaire au Ghana et au Kenya

Fabriqué en Afrique : Le premier dispositif de tamponnement intra-utérin par ballonnet à faible coût et préassemblé qui protège les femmes contre la cause principale de mortalité maternelle SEATTLE, 31 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — L’organisation de santé mondiale à but non lucratif PATH et la société Sinapi Biomedical d’Afrique du Sud, ont annoncé aujourd’hui que le ballonnet utérin Sinapi Ellavi

Les réseaux à très haut débit créent une compétitivité différenciée pour les opérateurs

SHENZHEN, Chine, 30 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei a organisé la séance « Premium Networks, Better Digital World » (Des réseaux à très haut débit pour améliorer le monde numérique) lors du Better World Summit 2020. Durant cette séance en mode interactif, des opérateurs internationaux, l’analyste d’IDC et Huawei ont discuté de la façon dont les opérateurs pouvaient différencier leurs

Premium Networks Build Differentiated Competitiveness for Carriers

SHENZHEN, China, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei hosted the “Premium Networks, Better Digital World” session at Better World Summit 2020. During this online session, global carriers, IDC analyst, and Huawei discussed how carriers can differentiate their services and improve networks to ensure businesses thrive. Differentiated networks will be a competitive edge for carriers The

5G + Cloud + IA : Huawei travaille avec les opérateurs pour alimenter les nouvelles infrastructures TIC

SHENZHEN, Chine, 30 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lors du Sommet pour un monde meilleur (Better World Summit) 2020, Huawei a annoncé qu’elle allait travailler sans relâche avec les opérateurs mondiaux à la construction d’une nouvelle infrastructure pour les TIC, qui fonctionne avec des technologies innovantes de 5G, de cloud et d’IA, afin de faciliter la

Coronavirus Rapidly Spreading Across Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly spreading across Africa and a lack of adequate testing is preventing health care professionals from being able to assess and fight the spread of the disease, according to the International Rescue Commitee (IRC). The IRC is a global, nongovernmental organization dedicated to responding to humanitarian crises. The number of confirmed

Central Africa’s Muslim Feast Hampered as COVID-19 Blocks Livestock Trade

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – More than one million livestock being transported from Cameroon and Chad for Eid al-Adha, the Muslim feast of sacrifice, have been blocked at the borders with Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria.  Cameroon’s neighboring states are refusing imports due to COVID-19, forcing livestock merchants who depend on the annual festival, known locally as Tabaski,

WFP Appeals For $250M to Ease Zimbabwe’s ‘Dire Situation’ Food Crisis

HARARE – The United Nations World Food Program is appealing for an additional $250 million in emergency aid to help millions of Zimbabweans at risk of starvation. The WFP says the COVID-19 pandemic is worsening an already severe hunger crisis in the southern African nation. Hopely farm about 20 kilometers north of Harare’s central business

WHO Warns Africa Against Easing of Coronavirus Restrictions

The World Health Organization on Thursday warned Africa against easing coronavirus restrictions as the number of infections on the continent has doubled in the past month. WHO Regional Director for Africa Matshidiso Moeti said at a virtual news conference, “We are concerned that … we will see an increase in cases as we have seen

UN Calls for Action on Landmine Deaths Among Displaced in Sahel, Lake Chad Regions

GENEVA – The U.N. refugee agency is calling for urgent action to stop the killing and maiming of refugees and other forcibly displaced people from landmines and improvised explosive devices in Africa’s Sahel and Lake Chad basin regions. Deaths and injuries from these indiscriminate killing machines are rising at an alarming rate. Security forces reportedly