TUNIS, Tunisia, December 10, 2013/ – A new publication, Financial Inclusion in Africa, released today by the Complex of the Chief Economist of the African Development Bank (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) finds that for sustained and inclusive development to thrive, a great deal of innovation is needed to ensure that appropriate financial services and instruments are [...]
In Johannesburg, UNDP Representatives in Africa discuss region’s inclusive growth and sustainable development prospects
Africa should capitalize on its natural resources and the entrepreneurship of its people to transition from economic growth to sustainable development, the Heads of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in 45 African countries said today.
As the annual meeting [...]
H.E. Asuquo making a statement
By: Murtala Mohamed Kamara
Nigeria High Commissioner to Sierra Leone, His Excellency Eyo Asuquo, has told Nigerian graduands not to allow anyone to kill their ideas. H.E. Asuquo said ideas are changing the world and young people are at the heart of these changes.
H.E. Asuquo was speaking [...]
AfDB President Donald Kaberuka
“As we mourn today, we also celebrate one extraordinary life that touched the hearts of millions of people” – Kaberuka
TUNIS, Tunisia, December 9, 2013/ — AfDB President Donald Kaberuka (http://www.afdb.org) is among the world leaders and dignitaries who are in Johannesburg to pay final respects to Nelson Mandela, who [...]
Nelson Mandela walked out of Jail and into Freedom
There is every need for the Government of Sierra Leone to join The Voiceless in consoling the Mandela family. Former President Nelson Mandela is not only a great loss to South Africans but the World at large including Sierra Leone. Whilst listening to the [...]
IT IS WITH DEEP SADNESS THAT WE HAVE LEARNT ABOUT THE DEMISE OF FORMER SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENT NELSON MANDELA WHOSE PASSING AWAY IS AN IRREPARABLE LOSS TO HIS FAMILY, THE NATION OF SOUTH AFRICA AND THE ENTIRE AFRICAN CONTINENT.
AS A TRUE NATIONALIST, VISIONARY LEADER, GREAT PAN AFRICANIST [...]
Landry Kohon, a journalist with the state-owned daily Fraternité Matin, was on November 21, 2013 attacked by a mob of about 20 young people.
The MFWA’s correspondent reported that the youth, armed with clubs, stones, cutlasses and knives entered the journalist’s house at Yopougon in Abidjan, by breaking down the gate. They then attacked [...]
Two projects developed by Schneider Electric in the context of BipBop, its access to energy program, were selected from the 100 projects presented
PARIS, France, December 5, 2013/ – Schneider Electric (http://www.schneider-electric.com) announces that two projects in its BipBop (1) access to energy program have been chosen to participate in the “Africa Forum – [...]