Tag: Africa

Dangote Foundation injects $50m to tackle malnutrition in Africa

The Aliko Dangote Foundation said it has earmarked about $50m to tackle the challenge of malnutrition in Nigeria and the African continent. Speaking at a...

‘Dangote Champions’ Showcase Sustainability Strategies Across Africa

Volunteers and other stakeholders within the Dangote conglomerate worldwide, otherwise called Dangote Champions recently operationalised the company’s sustainability policy framework when they embarked on...

UK Minister for Africa makes maiden visit to Somalia

The UK’s Minister for Africa, Harriett Baldwin MP, made her first trip to Somalia over the weekend, visiting Mogadishu. Minister Baldwin used her visit to...

Boosting farm productivity in Africa through the sustainable use of machines

FAO and the African Union today launched a new framework document that aims to increase agricultural efficiency and reduce drudgery by helping countries in...

Montero Mining, Jiang Xi Yun in lithium production plan in Africa

Mineral exploration and Development Company Montero Mining and Exploration Ltd has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with the Jiang Xi Yun Lithium Materials...

Collaboration key for development of SADC’s blue economy, ECA

Southern African countries need to collaborate more in their quest to exploit opportunities presented by the blue economy, a ministerial high level roundtable agreed. Premdut...

OFID approves over US$270m funding in Europe, Africa and Asia

The 164th Session of the Governing Board of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved over US$270 million of new funding to...

China, Nigeria to Boost Bilateral Win-Win Cooperation

By Zhou Pingjian   The 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) was held on September 3 and 4, during which Chinese President...

China, Africa Sign to Co-Produce Film Commemorating Anti-Ebola Campaign

By Zhang Penghui, People’s Daily   China and Ghana announced to co-produce the first feature film titled “Ebola” in Beijing just ahead of the Beijing Summit...

China, Africa Join Hands to Create Better Future

By Wang Wen   The future of China-Africa cooperation has recently become a hot topic as the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation...