precision farming agritech

GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize to find, inspire and support…

Generation Africa launches second annual US$100,000 GoGettaz Agripreneur Prize to find, inspire and support the best agrifood business models from young African entrepreneurs during the COVID-19 crisis • The 2020 competition aims to grow the…

oil field sunset

Angola set to attract even more FDI in…

Africa Oil & Power supports Angola with year-long FDI campaign in 2020 to promote capital inflow into bankable projects; Angola Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition returns to Talatona June 16-17, 2020; “Angola: African Investment Capital…

petrochemical plant energy

Senegal Oil & Power Conference & Exhibition

Oil and gas hotspot in Africa will host a flagship conference in Dakar, May 27-28 2020; the Senegalese government has officially named Africa Oil & Power as the official organiser of this event; the conference…

africa oil + power

Empowering Africa to Make Energy Work

Under the second day’s theme of “Energy in Powering Growth”, panel discussions and talk sessions unpacked the challenges and opportunities in Africa’s power sector Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa, Gwede Mantashe,…

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Top 12 Ventures for its 2019 Series-A Venture…

VC4A is proud to announce the 12 ventures (11 Series A and 1 Seed+) for its 2019 Venture Showcase. These companies represent the best investment opportunities on the continent. They have been vetted by 40…

AOW Africa Oil Week

Gabon continues to plot the path to a…

Gabon is among the top ten oil producers in Sub-Saharan Africa and has been an oil producer for more than 50 years. It reached its peak 12 years ago when oil production reached 370,000 barrels…

African Energy Chamber

African Energy Sector to send strong message on…

The continent’s energy industry will be gathering at ADIPEC (Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference) in Abu Dhabi on November 11-14, 2019 to set the industry agenda for 2020 After a year of remarkable…

sport betting

Gaming bans in Uganda and Kenya: a sign…

by Daniel Tyler, Conference Producer at ICE Africa Both jurisdictions have set a precedent that threatens to spread across and bring to a halt the great signs of promise demonstrated by the continents gaming industry…

FDI investment

Africa dialogue only effective if followed by action

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Africa remains small by global standards, but prominent in relation to Gross domestic products (GDP) • Africa’s growth remains uneven, with East Africa out-pacing the rest of the continent •…

afpif internet forum

10th Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum

Mauritius will host the 10th anniversary edition of the Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) at the Intercontinental Hotel, Balaclava, from 20-22 August 2019, which is being organised by the Internet Society and African IXP…

ITU telecom

València será la sede de la 9º semana…

El Ayuntamiento de València, a través de la Oficina de València Ciudad Inteligente, ha sido propuesto por la Unión Internacional de Telecomunicaciones (ITU), organismo de Naciones Unidas (ONU), para ser anfitrión de la 9ª Edición…

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APO Group African Women in Media Award

Call for Entries: APO Group African Women in Media Award to Recognise Support of Female Journalists for Women's Entrepreneurship in Africa • A USD 2,500 cash prize, an all-expenses paid trip to a prestigious International…

COM 2019

Africa in the Digital Era – Hype or…

Adebayo Adedeji Annual lecture focused around the question of digital transformation in Africa Former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr. Omobola Johnson, delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa's (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji at the ongoing…