Growth of the financial services sector in Africa provides a great opportunity

Growth of the financial services sector in Africa provides a great opportunity

  By Godfrey Olukya 18-4-2014    DHL are seeing robust growth from their financial services customers in Africa and while the banking sector continues to play a significant role in economic development for the continent, the sector also fueled DHL’s expansion into Africa in 1978 when global banks needed to get documentation to Africa. This More...

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Orange celebrates the 10 millionth
By mcr2 On Thursday, April 17th, 2014
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Orange celebrates the 10 millionth Orange Money customer

  By Godfrey Olukya  17-4-2014 Stéphane Richard, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Orange telecommunication company, gave a bonus to the 10 millionth customer of Orange Money in Dakar, Senegal Miss More...

Australian official hails Ugandan students who studied in Australia
By mcr2 On Thursday, April 10th, 2014
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Australian official hails Ugandan students who studied in Australia

By Godfrey Olukya    9-4-2014 Australia has appreciated Australia Alumni association of Uganda for promoting good relationship between Uganda and Australia. While attending the annual general meeting of More...

WFP CONTRACTS PRIVATE COMPANY TO MARKET QUALITY GRAIN
By mcr2 On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
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WFP CONTRACTS PRIVATE COMPANY TO MARKET QUALITY GRAIN

By Godfrey Olukya   The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has leased its 5,000 metric ton capacity warehouse in northern Uganda town of Gulu to a private company Afgri-Gulu Ltd, for a groundbreaking venture More...

Zambia gets two million antimalarial treatments for children
By mcr2 On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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Zambia gets two million antimalarial treatments for children

  By Godfrey Olukya 7-4-2014   Novartis (NVS) has announced today that two million treatments of its pediatric antimalarial are arriving in Zambia thanks to the ongoing efforts of the company in collaboration More...

Brazilian bank joins Africa finance forum
By mcr2 On Friday, April 4th, 2014
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Brazilian bank joins Africa finance forum

  By Godfrey Olukya    4-4-2014 Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) has joined this year’s Africa finance & investment forum (AFIF) as an official partner providing the pan-African forum a Latin More...

THE AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON
By mcr2 On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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THE AFRICAN UNION COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON SOUTH SUDAN MEET IN ADDIS-ABABA

  By Godfrey Olukya  3-4-2014 The African Union (AU) Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan held it’s second meeting yesterday and today in ethiopa’s capital Addis-Ababa . The Chairperson of the More...

Red Cross volunteer killed in Central African Republic
By mcr2 On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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Red Cross volunteer killed in Central African Republic

By Godfrey Olukya     20-3-2014 The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement condemns the killing of Patrick Matede, a 36-year-old volunteer with the Central African Red Cross Society who was recently More...

US appreciates AMISOM 's successes in Somalia
By mcr2 On Monday, March 17th, 2014
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US appreciates AMISOM ‘s successes in Somalia

  By Godfrey Olukya    17-3-2014 US through, Jen Psaki in the department spokesperson, Office of US Spokesperson has appreciated AMISOM’s efforts in fighting for peace in Somalia. A statement recently More...

Norway is concerned about relationship between South Sudan and UN
By mcr2 On Thursday, March 13th, 2014
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Norway is concerned about relationship between South Sudan and UN

By Godfrey Olukya     13-3-3013 Norway is concerned about the strained relationship between UN and South Sudan ever since authorities in South Sudan intercepted 11 UN trucks reportedly carrying weapons to the More...