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IFC investment to support Africa’s digital infrastructure expansion

New Business Ethiopia 29 Sep 2022
The latest equity investment of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in West Indian Ocean Cable Company Holding Ltd (WIOCC Group) is set to support Africa’s digital infrastructure expansion ... WIOCC Group is one of the leading digital connectivity and infrastructure providers in Africa, with a $30 million equity investment.
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Deaf deserve to be heard

Mail Guardian South Africa 29 Sep 2022
September is South Africa’s National Month of Deaf People, which aims to promote awareness of the rights of deaf people in South Africa ... I’m glad that the Deaf Federation of South Africa’s theme for 2022 is “Building Inclusive Communities for All” ... This is a challenging process because of sign language variation in South Africa.
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We act like we know what we don’t

Millard County Chronicle Progress 29 Sep 2022
Moreover, Africa is a shrinking market for U.S ... The Forum, backed by AGRA, one of Africa’s largest ag organizations that hopes to build a “resilient agri-food system” throughout central Africa, had its longstanding advocacy of Western-style agriculture questioned by both African and Western farm and food policy leaders.
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NGO Canvasses Collaboration as Panacea to Sustainability of Social Services in Africa

This Day 29 Sep 2022
Making a case for the brain drain Africa currently is experiencing as a result of societies which are unsustainable, President of Ashesi University, Ghana, Mr. Patrick Awuah, opined that to build sustainable societies in Africa and stem cases of talent migration, Africa has to develop a honour based leadership system.
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Getting five wickets in quick time was turning point: Rohit Sharma after win over South Africa

Beijing News 29 Sep 2022
For South Africa, Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje bagged one wicket each ... Earlier, Arshdeep Singh's three and Deepak Chahar's two-wicket haul followed by Harshal Patel's late blows helped India restrict South Africa to 106/8 ... Markram helped South Africa build a bit with 25, his dismissal left Proteas tottering at 42-6 after 10 overs.
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Rethinking tourism as a pathway for development

Business Ghana 28 Sep 2022
In 2019, before the COVID-19 pandemic, the sector contributed 10.4 per cent to global GDP and about 7 per cent of Africa’s GDP ... Growing Africa’s tourism market could build on numerous existing opportunities to protect natural wealth and promote unique locations and tourism experiences across Africa.
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Microsoft strengthens partnership with the African Development Bank to fast-track youth ...

Business Ghana 28 Sep 2022
“We believe much can be done to help foster youth entrepreneurship by collaborating with the African Development Bank, driving greater economic inclusion for this key segment of the population, and ultimately building a more prosperous society,” says the General Manager of Microsoft Africa Regional Cluster Wael Elkabbany.
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Parametric development insurance shows real impact on African continent amidst calls for increased..

Business Ghana 28 Sep 2022
Building resilience to climate change is of paramount importance in Africa, says Lesley Ndlovu, African Risk Capacity (ARC) Ltd ... “In doing so, we improve Africa’s response to climate-related disasters and contribute to resilience building and ultimately to food security.
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Microsoft strengthens partnership with AfDB

B & FT Online 28 Sep 2022
“We believe much can be done to help foster youth entrepreneurship by collaborating with the African Development Bank, driving greater economic inclusion for this key segment of the population and ultimately building a more prosperous society,” says the General Manager of Microsoft Africa Regional Cluster Wael Elkabbany.
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Sterling One Foundation: Leading Partnerships for SDGs

This Day 28 Sep 2022
The room was charged; each one offering solutions to Africa’s perennial problems ... Grim Statistics in Africa ... Partnership building formed the critical element of the Africa Social Impact Summit; this is because; little progress can be made in reaching the SDGs if partnerships are not integrated into organisations and government policy and programming.
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Ghana calls for predictable and sustainable financing against terrorism

Ghana Business News 28 Sep 2022
Africa today carries the largest share of the international peace and security burden, which in fact should be a global responsibility” ... She said unless there was a paradigm shift Africa shall continue to fall short in building inclusive and stable societies and preventing recruitment and radicalization.
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China's Xiangyang becomes sister city with Nigeria's Oshogbo

ECNS 28 Sep 2022
... in Africa ... The two cities agreed to carry forward cooperation, jointly build China-Africa medical and health cooperation projects, and share development opportunities.
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Dubai: Group of friends walk 60km to help build school in Africa

Khaleejtimes 28 Sep 2022
A group of over five dozen people braved the heat and humidity of Dubai to walk for 60 kilometres across Dubai to raise funds to build a school in Africa ... “We have built seven schools across Africa, Nicaragua and Haiti and one house for the homeless in Mexico since we began in 2014,” said Linoy Kidd, whose brainchild the project is.
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China experience boosted Africa digital innovation

China Daily 28 Sep 2022
"We young people are the future of Africa; we have to seize all resources and opportunities to build Africa," says Mahad Abdourazak, a participant from Djibouti, who expressed his happiness for the opportunities China has been providing for young entrepreneurs on the continent in recent years.
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Recording Academy CEO pledges support to Kwadaso Creative Arts SHS

Joy Online 28 Sep 2022
From Ghana, Harvey Mason Jnr will be travelling to Rwanda to attend the 13th edition of the Grow, Unite, Build Africa (GUBA) Awards slated for September 29, 2022, at the Kigali Convention Centre in Rwanda where he has been nominated to pick a global award.

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