The African Development Bank Group has announced the appointment of Ms. Bajabulile “Swazi” Tshabalala as Vice President for Finance and Chief Finance Officer for the African Development Bank Group, effective from August 1, 2018.
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Tshabalala announced as Vice President for Finance African Development Bank

The African Development Bank Group has announced the appointment of Ms. Bajabulile “Swazi” Tshabalala as Vice President for Finance and Chief Finance Officer for the African Development Bank Group, effective from August 1, 2018. Tshabalala, a citizen of South Africa, is currently the Executive Director of Barbican Advisory Group, South Africa, where she is responsible […]

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Kigali to host African Master’s in Machine Intelligence course

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) has announced the launch of a one-year intensive African Master’s in Machine Intelligence (AMMI) in partnership with Facebook and Google. The master’s will begin this September at the AIMS-Rwanda campus in Kigali. “Machine Intelligence (MI) is revolutionizing critical aspects of our lives. It enhances medical diagnosis, improves industrial […]

Inadequate regulatory environments and governance challenges facing the energy sector in the eastern and southern Africa region have undermined efforts to attract investment in the region.
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Harmonized Regulatory Frameworks Key to Vibrant Regional Energy Market

Inadequate regulatory environments and governance challenges facing the energy sector in the eastern and southern Africa region have undermined efforts to attract investment in the region. Assistant Secretary General in charge of programmes at COMESA, Dr Kipyego Cheluget told a meeting of communication experts and journalists that poor market governance and regulatory challenges continue to […]

UN invites media entries for top award
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UN invites media entries for top award

The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) has called upon media worldwide to submit entries for its 23nd annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast (TV & Radio) and online, web-based media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations. 2018 marks UNCA’s 70th anniversary celebrating seven decades of journalism committed to reporting […]

The project aims at providing environmental-friendly lighting devices to African Children to improve their reading time and help electricity deprived population in Africa.
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Hanergy kick-starts, ‘Lighting Africa’ project in Tanzania

Hanergy Thin-Film Power Group, a pioneering multinational clean energy company, launched the “Lighting Africa” project at its first stop Tanzania together with China Foundation for Peace and Development and Tanzania-China Friendship Association by promising to donate the first 100 Humbrellas this October. “Lighting Africa” is a philanthropic project initiated by Hanergy and joined by China […]