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Will remittance trends from 2022 in Zimbabwe continue in 2023?

Byline: By Susan Sitemere, Country Manager, Zimbabwe, and South Africa, WorldRemit HARARE, Zimbabwe, 5 December, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Remittances continue to offer a crucial lifeline in most developing countries across Sub–Saharan Africa, contributing significantly to changing the lives of millions of people. In Zimbabwe, diaspora remittances increased to $1.4 billion in 2021 from $1 billion […]

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Presidents of Sierra Leone, Zambia, DG World Trade Organization, Others emerge winners in the 11th African Leadership Persons of the Year 2022

PORTSMOUTH, United Kingdom, 5 December 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The President of Sierra Leone, Dr Julius Maada Bio, his Zambian Counterpart, President Hakainde Hichilema, alongside the first female Director General of the World Trade Organization, Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, among others, have been announced as the winners in the 11th African Leadership Magazine Persons of […]

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Tia Lee’s ingenious “GOODBYE PRINCESS” animation campaign hits record-breaking 100m viewership 

Episodes finale gaining global attention, in anticipation of the official music video release on 5 Dec 2022  HONG KONG, SAR, 1st December , 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Asian global fashion icon, C-pop singer, film and television actress — Tia Lee’s (Lee Yu Fen) ingenious “GOODBYE PRINCESS” music video pre-release animation and fashion videography campaign hits record-breaking 100 million […]

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AFTSCAPETOWN2022 AlphaExpo Pitch Competition Winners Go Home With Over $100,000 Worth of Prizes.

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, 2 December 2022 /African Media Agency (AMA)/-14 African startups took to the stage to pitch to a panel of judges and attendees at the recently concluded Africa Fintech Summit in Cape Town, South Africa. Ethiopia’s Chapa, an online payment gateway enabling merchants to accept local and international payments, clinched first place, while […]

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$200 million (USD) Mastercard Foundation Africa Growth Fund Launched for Investment Vehicles (IVs) to Catalyze Job Opportunities

·    The Fund-of-Funds invests in African investment vehicles targeting small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and applies Gender Lens Investing (GLI) principles. ·    It provides Business Development Services (BDS) support to investment funds and portfolio SMEs. ·    It targets a major boost in decent jobs for women and youth. ACCRA, Ghana, 1 December 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Mastercard […]

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Release of African Communication Agencies Directory 2022 : Enhance the continent’s talent 

BRUSSELS, Belgium 30 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The press release distribution start-up Clipse Africa has teamed up with Africa Communications Week, the global network of communications professionals driving Africa’s transformation, to publish the first guide to communications agencies operating on the African continent.  The publication of African Communication Agencies Directory responds to a growing need as […]

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Bybit Announces $100 Million Support Fund for Institutional Clients 

Bybit looks to Kickstart Crypto Market with short-term stimulus package  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the world’s third most visited crypto exchange, has announced the launch of a $100 million support fund to shore up institutional market makers during this challenging period in the crypto industry.  The fund will offer a […]

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WaterAid scales up WASH facilities for disease prevention at Uganda/Congo border

Women from Vurra Community checking out the new facility provided by WaterAid and UWASNET. KAMPALA, Uganda, 25 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- WaterAid East Africa and implementing partner, Uganda Water and Sanitation Network (UWASNET), handed over a new gender-inclusive and disability-friendly sanitation block to the management of the border post and Vurra community. The sanitation block, which […]

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Tia Lee’s Animation Series Takes a New Turn 

Fourth Episode Welcomes the Handsome Prince HONG KONG, SAR, 24 November, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Tia Lee Yu Fen, Asian fashion icon, C-POP singer, film and television actress, released the fourth part of her “GOODBYE PRINCESS” animation series on 22 November. With many twists and turns in the story, the latest episode is the most dramatic and […]

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eMudhra Becomes an Electronic Certification Service Provider (E-CSP) in Kenya to empower Secure Digital Transformation

NAIROBI, Kenya, 24 November 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- eMudhra Limited has just announced that it is now a licensed Electronic Certification Service Provider (E-CSP) in Kenya under the Communications Authority of Kenya Root. This milestone is all set to enable the largest Certifying Authority in India to make solid inroads into the African continent, starting with Kenya, […]