Harnessing the power of water

Upholding human rights and dignity through sanitation JOHANNESBURG, July 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shamiso Kumbirai, a young engineer, is making a huge impact increasing awareness of the plight of lack of sanitation in communities. “In Grade 10 I was exposed to civil engineering. I loved the feeling of being onsite, but became keenly aware […] … Read More >Harnessing the power of water

Uganda National Airlines Company Limited Signs Firm Order for Four Bombardier CRJ900 Aircraft

         First operator of the new CRJ Series ATMOSPHÈRE cabin in Africa MONTREAL, July 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has signed a firm order for four new CRJ900 regional jets with Uganda National Airlines Company. Based on the list price for the CRJ900 aircraft, the […] … Read More >Uganda National Airlines Company Limited Signs Firm Order for Four Bombardier CRJ900 Aircraft

Uganda National Airlines Company Limited signe une commande ferme pour quatre avions CRJ900 de Bombardier

Premier exploitant de la cabine ATMOSPHÈRE de la CRJ Series en Afrique MONTRÉAL, 18 juill. 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Avions commerciaux a annoncé aujourd’hui que Uganda National Airlines Company avait conclu une commande ferme pour quatre nouveaux biréacteurs régionaux CRJ900. Selon le prix courant de l’avion CRJ900, la valeur de cette commande ferme s’élève à environ […] … Read More >Uganda National Airlines Company Limited signe une commande ferme pour quatre avions CRJ900 de Bombardier

How an Angolan news aggregator is tackling the social issue of ‘fake news’

Meet the mind behind Manifexto.com, the go-to source for Portuguese-speaking Angolans looking for reliable news and information JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, July 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — “Recently I heard that sometimes Angolans come across a piece of news, and they won’t trust that it’s true until it appears on Manifexto.com,” says 35-year-old Zedilson Almeida, co-founder […] … Read More >How an Angolan news aggregator is tackling the social issue of ‘fake news’

Globeleq est sur le point d’acquérir les actifs renouvelables sud-africains de Brookfield

LONDRES, 18 Juillet 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, un leader dans le secteur de l’énergie en Afrique, a conclu un contrat définitif avec une filiale de Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE:BAM) (TSX:BAM.A) (Euronext:BAMA) (Brookfield) aux termes duquel Globeleq reprend les intérêts de Brookfields dans son portefeuille sud-africain des énergies renouvelables. Le contrat est sujet à diverses conditions de […] … Read More >Globeleq est sur le point d’acquérir les actifs renouvelables sud-africains de Brookfield

Transforming adversity into opportunity

Violence and tragedy ignited a vision JOHANNESBURG, July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In Kiswahili, ‘ongoza’ means ‘lead.’ It is a fitting title for an organisation dedicated to eliminating violence, educating the youth and crafting the leaders of tomorrow. Created by Eddy Gicheru Oketch, a young Kenyan who emerged from a life of tribal violence […] … Read More >Transforming adversity into opportunity

Hisense lance le téléviseur ULED à 5376 zones

Un nouveau record en qualité d’image MOSCOU, 17 juillet 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Le 15 juillet, l’entreprise chinoise et sponsor de la Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Russie 2018™, Hisense, a officiellement lancé le téléviseur phare haut de gamme U9D lors de la conférence mondiale des partenaires à Moscou, avant le coup d’envoi de la […] … Read More >Hisense lance le téléviseur ULED à 5376 zones

Talented twins transforming African skills development

Meet Stutern, the Nigerian startup tackling unemployment – whose founders have been selected by the Obama Foundation as rising leaders JOHANNESBURG, July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Twin brothers, Kehinde Ayanleye and Taiwo Ayanleye, co-founded Stutern, a startup designed to bridge one of the biggest gaps in Africa – unemployment. The platform is focused on […] … Read More >Talented twins transforming African skills development