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Partnership and Research are the Keys to Africa’s…

The economic indicators show that the South African economic climate will remain challenging for the foreseeable future • University of The Free State Vice Chancellor Profesor Francis Petersen has called for stronger ties between the…

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ADEA and ADB urge partners to tackle skills…

The African Development Bank and the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) have called for stronger links between technical and vocational education and training and industry to equip young people with the…

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Reinventing steam power technology for a low-carbon future

Great strides have been made in Africa’s development in biomass • As prevalent debates concerning the implementation of carbon neutral sources continue to make headlines, also increasingly rife, is the energy industry’s endeavour to explore a broader…

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African Impact Accelerator Launched in Cape Town to…

OceanHub Africa is also offering a technology transfer support program that promotes collaboration between researchers and entrepreneurs for science-based innovation Around the world, ocean-impact accelerators are emerging as societies start to realise the importance of…

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Precision farming for Ethiopia’s Agricultural Sector

Boosting Farm Productivity is the Key to Unlocking the Full Economic Value of Ethiopia’s Agricultural Sector • New-age agricultural companies can support these efforts with new technologies and practices around seeds, crop protection and digital…

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Sudan: ADB approves $21.783 million grant for roll…

The project meets the Sudanese government’s renewable energy and poverty reduction objectives as well as the Bank’s High Five and Energy Sector Policy The African Development Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a grant to…

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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…

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More than 100 million attacks on smart devices…

This figure is around nine times more than the number found in H1 2018, when only around 12 million attacks were spotted originating from 69,000 IP addresses Kaspersky honeypots —networks of virtual copies of various…

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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…