4th February 2023
  • 9:11 pm Through the Eyes of Ides Ofune – Women Shouldn’t Have to Choose Between Motherhood and Higher Education
  • 11:32 am Meet the 2022 shortlisted authors for the AKO Caine Prize for African Writing.
  • 5:13 am 6 African startups among World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers 2022 cohort
  • 1:01 pm Canadian Based NGO GoldenKes Foundation holds First Empowerment Program in Nigeria 
  • 5:38 am Meet the 6 Africans shortlisted for 2022 Commonwealth Short Story Prize
  • 7:49 am Facebook invests in fibre optic cables to improve internet access in Edo State

Nigeria, South Africa, Algeria and Ethiopia to form G4 Nations. The idea was reportedly conceived at the past EU-AU Summit at Brussels, Belgium. The leaders of the four nations, who met at the summit, used the opportunity to discuss crisis areas on the continent. The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, and his colleagues stressed the […]

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Zambian firm, Central African Renewable Energy Corporation is currently processing 1.5 tonnes of waste to produce 600-700 litres of diesel and gasoline every day on a pilot basis. Zambia produces large amounts of waste—most of which piles up, unrecycled. The country has also been facing fuel crisis in the past few months. In December 2021, […]

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Diversity

When working in a group, some people struggle on how to bond with others or how the group dynamics should be. Being able to work in a group is becoming more crucial as companies become global, multicultural and diverse. Whether you belong to group at school, in a family or at work, these tips will […]

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The EU/AU Summit kicked off with arrivals of different dignitaries including the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, the President of Senegal and current Chairman of the African Union, Macky Sall, and The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari. Protests Begins A crowd made up nationals from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Comoros and Ethiopia gathered on […]

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The sixth summit of European Union and African union kicks off today at Brussels. The summit is expected to run for two days, 17-18 February, 2022. It has been five years after the last one was held in 2017 in Abidjan, and eight years after the last summit in Brussels in 2014.     The summit motto is […]

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BioNTech, a research company best known for the manufacture of the covid-19 mRNA vaccine has announced plans to move vaccine factories to Africa. This can solve the problems of global access to vaccine, particularly for Africa given the shelf life of most covid-19 vaccines. It is worth remembering that several doses of the COVID-19 vaccine donated […]

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Desert Bloom initiative is designed to support outstanding Non for Profit Organizations (NGOs), Activists, social movements, social entrepreneurs and outstanding individuals in Africa. Today, our focus is on Benedicta Apuamah, a Pharmacist and Ban Ki-moon scholar. Her initiative empowers girls and women in Nigeria to fulfill their dreams. Continue reading to learn more about this.   Please tell us a […]

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Scholarships

If you are from a developing country and have intentions of furthering your studies, scholarships are one sure way of doing it. They make studies easier, ensure you have a seamless stay abroad and could even boost your career profile. However, getting this opportunity seems to be an herculean task for most people. They do […]

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Senegal wins the AFCON 2021 Champions. The final match between Egypt and Senegal almost ended in a stalemate as both teams remained goalless. After 30 minutes of extra time, the match entered into a penalty shootout. The Senegalese team made history at the Olembe stadium in Cameroon when they lifted the trophy. Dive into the article […]

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2021 was a big year for startups in Africa. By the end of the year, start-ups in Africa received over $2 billion dollars investment funds. Countries such as Kenya, Egypt, South Africa and Nigeria made the top 4 nations which received the most investments. Nigeria gained almost half of the total investment made on the […]

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