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Gov’t, Private Education Providers should help prioritize child education in Ghana-Mr. Moses Amoamah Antwi

The Acting Head of Primary Division of Morgan International Community School (MICS), Mr. Moses Amoamah Antwi has charged government including all private providers of education in the country to always strive to accord the due attention needed towards provision of quality education to school children in order to help prepare them …

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The African Development Bank Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Kapil Kapoor as Director General, Southern Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office

He has led numerous development initiatives in diverse country settings, ranging from fragile states like Afghanistan and Somalia ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, August 1, 2018/ — The African Development Bank Group (https://www.AfDB.org/en/) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Kapil Kapoor as Director General, Southern Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office with effect from 1st September 2018. Dr Kapoor, a citizen of …

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Paylater, the mobile app providing Nigerian consumers with access to credit, has reached 1 million downloads

Paylater is issuing loans to Nigerians completely digitally, without seeing or speaking to customers LAGOS, Nigeria, August 2, 2018/ — In Nigeria, a country of nearly 200 million people, 61% of the adult population is un- or underbanked. Fintech companies like Paylater represent a tremendous opportunity to get formal banking …

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African Development Bank President attends Morocco’s Fête du Trône celebrations

In nearly 50 years of partnership, the African Development Bank Group has provided over US$10 billion in development financing to Morocco ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, August 2, 2018/ — The President of the African Development Bank Group (https://www.AfDB.org), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, participated in the Fête du Trône (Throne Day) ceremony, marking …

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London Court of International Arbitration finds the Djiboutian Government’s Seizure of Doraleh Terminal Illegal

Tribunal declares validity of the concession agreement DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, August 2, 2018/ — An Arbitral Tribunal of the London Court of International Arbitration (“LCIA”) today confirmed the illegitimacy of the Government of Djibouti’s action of seizing control of the Doraleh Container Terminal from DP World (http://web.DPWorld.com). The LCIA …

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Merck Foundation marks World Embryologists Day and 40 years of in-vitro fertilization (IVF)

Merck Foundation has provided training to over 50 fertility specialists and embryologists from Africa and Asia NAIROBI, Kenya, August 1, 2018/ — Merck Foundation marks the 40th anniversary of IVF (in-vitro fertilization) through their Merck more than a Mother campaign. Merck Foundation provides clinical training to fertility specialists and embryologists from …

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