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Africa Oil Week to highlight unrivalled opportunities, drive investment and deal-making across Africa

Urdu Point 19 Oct 2021
Alongside a week full of networking functions, roundtables and in-person meetings, 2021 sees the inclusion of the revived "Africa Independents Forum" a platform designed to showcase the most exciting farm-out, JV and asset opportunities on the continent.

Africa Oil Week to highlight unrivalled opportunities

Gulf Daily News 19 Oct 2021
Alongside a week full of networking functions, roundtables and in-person meetings, 2021 sees the inclusion of the revived ‘Africa Independents Forum’ a platform designed to showcase the most exciting farm-out, JV and asset opportunities on the continent.

State-of-the-art Nissan assembly plant takes shape in Ghana

B & FT Online 19 Oct 2021
“I was so elated when the deal was concluded in 2020 with Nissan Africa and Nissan Japan ... Japan Motors sent 12 engineers, including the plant manager designate, to Nissan’s LCV African manufacturing hub in Rosslyn, South Africa earlier this year for an intense seven-week course on the Navara ... “2021 is shaping up to be a great year for us in Africa.

Road impacts on ecosystems in sub-Saharan Africa

Phys Dot Org 19 Oct 2021
Sub-Saharan Africa is developing rapidly ... Sub-Saharan Africa is one of the most biologically diverse places on the planet ... "Although it is important to protect ecologically sensitive areas, the complex nature of accessibility in sub-Saharan Africa should not be ignored in future road design and conservation strategies.

Sendbox raise $1.8m seed round for West African expansion

Business Day Online 19 Oct 2021
Sendbox, the Nigeria based e-commerce fulfillment platform for merchants in Africa, has completed a $1.8 million seed round from investors including 4DX Ventures, Enza Capital, FJLabs and Golden Palm Investments ... Starting with logistics and fulfilment, Sendbox is building the operating system for e-commerce in Africa.

Country technical leads (individuals or organisations) | Africa | 2021

Reliefweb 19 Oct 2021
... – for the FCDO Research and Innovation Systems for Africa (RISA) project. The project aims to strengthen research and innovation systems by developing a portfolio of well-designed, evidence-based projects in Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Rwanda, and Tanzania.

Komenda sugar factory was undercapitalized not over-valued – Franklin Cudjoe

Joy Online 19 Oct 2021
Founding President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has said that the Komenda Sugar Factory was not over-valued as alleged by President Akufo-Addo ... The President of Imani Africa also noted that constructional design failures are some of the major problems that have led to the halt of some of these development projects in the country ... .

Tertiary institutions should go back to traditional learning structures - UWC study recommends

Independent online (SA) 19 Oct 2021
Tertiary institutions need to go back to their traditional learning structures ... Meanwhile, online learning solution provider New Leaf Technologies has recently become an official distributor of the Netherlands-based Cirrus assessment platform in South Africa, which is designed to help universities prepare for the future ... .

Pia Wurtzbach brings Filipino fashion to South Africa through Mark Bumgarner's creations

Manila Bulletin 18 Oct 2021
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach dazzled South Africa with Filipino fashions made by designer Mark Bumgarner ... In her suitcase were designs from Mark’s Couture Collection VIII ... “Our atelier like many others has stepped back for over a year due to the radical changes brought upon by the pandemic,” the designer said.

Annual Pamro conference to focus on finding certainty in uncertain times through measurement

Business Day 18 Oct 2021
The conference will again feature presentations from global brands operating in Africa, real life case studies from the continent, insights from media research experts with solid industry expertise and Pamro’s 2021 country activity reports for Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, Zambia, Angola, Malawi and Zimbabwe.

Leader (m/f/d) of the Component "Support South Africa's vaccine production"

Reliefweb 18 Oct 2021
Strategic planning and design of the production component and responsibility for the operational implementation of activities under high time and political pressure Selection of instruments for cooperation with the business community in compliance with GIZ regulations Content and ...

Vodafone’s Ashiokai Akrong is ‘HR Practitioner of the Year’

Joy Online 18 Oct 2021
Ashiokai is an accomplished human resource professional with over 18 years of global HR experience in Africa, Europe, and the United States ... The telecommunications giant has also achieved several notable accomplishments, including being certified as a Top Employer in Africa for three consecutive years.

UAE: Etisalat unveils world’s first electric flying racing car

The Siasat Daily 18 Oct 2021
Etisalat is a multinational Emirati based telecommunications services provider, currently operating in 16 countries across Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The flying car ‘Airspeeder’ is designed to be used for city air travel and motorsports ... The flying racing car is 4.1 metres long and designed for agility and performance racing ... .

EU becomes largest Covid vaccine exporter, shipping ‘over one billion’ doses worldwide

Russia Today 18 Oct 2021
It has so far shipped doses to more than 150 countries ... Last month, the bloc agreed to send a further 200 million doses to Africa and to low-income countries. The initiative is designed to bolster global inoculation rates, with data showing less than 50% of the world’s population has received at least one dose of a Covid vaccine.