Ecobank Group, Microsoft upskill Africa’s SMEs 
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Ecobank Group, Microsoft upskill Africa’s SMEs 

Lomé, 22 July 2021 – The leading pan-African banking group, Ecobank Group, in partnership with Microsoft, LinkedIn, GitHub and Ecobank Academy is set to provide training to equip Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) across sub-Saharan Africa. This training will provide SMEs with digital skills and knowledge to succeed in today’s digital world.    SMEs have been significantly […]

KIU, Huawei Signs ICT Academy MoU
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KIU, Huawei Signs ICT Academy MoU

At KIU Main Campus – On Friday, July 23, 2021, Kampala International University signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Huawei Technologies Uganda Company Limited on the establishment of an ICT Academy with KIU, a school-enterprise cooperation project that helps higher education institutions to build talent ecosystem. The representatives from Huawei were well received by the […]

Mozambique: AfDB package for SME development
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Mozambique: AfDB package for SME development

Abidjan,  4 June 2021 – The African Development Bank Group has approved a $1 million grant to boost local content and development of Small and Medium-Size Enterprise (SME) initiatives in the southern African nation of Mozambique.  The grant, from the Youth Entrepreneurship and Innovation Multi-Donor Trust Fund (YEI MDTF), will provide technical and institutional assistance to […]

Uganda to Train Pension Trustees
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Uganda to Train Pension Trustees

BY SAMUEL NABWIISO, The Insurance Training College and Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (URBRA) have unveiled the commencement of a trustees training and certification programme intended to improve and enhance the professionalism of pension saving scheme trustees. According to the press statement, the training will be conducted by the institute on behalf of URBRA. The […]

Kenyan Eco-friendly Footwear Wins Fashionomics Africa  
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Kenyan Eco-friendly Footwear Wins Fashionomics Africa  

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 29 March 2021 – The African Development Bank’s Fashionomics Africa initiative has named a women-led Kenya shoe design house as the winner of its competition to support producers of sustainable fashion. Pine Kazi, which converts pineapple leaf and recycled rubber into fashionable footwear, won the $2,000 Fashionomics Africa competition cash prize. In addition, the business […]

New Appointment Head Corporate Banking-KCB Bank Uganda
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New Appointment Head Corporate Banking-KCB Bank Uganda

Ramla is a seasoned Banker with significant industry-wide experience in corporate and SME business development, having worked in financial services for over 13 years. She also has vast experience in strategy formulation and implementation, relationship management, credit risk management and structured financing, among others. She joins KCB Bank from NCBA Bank (formerly NC Bank) where she was […]