SAP hosts executive roundtable in Lagos to showcase Intelligent Enterprise Benefits “Going from Thinking to Doing”
Members of the SAP West Africa team LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 September 2019, -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Technology and thought leaders from top Nigerian companies gathered last week at the SAP Executive Roundtable to discuss opportunities for Nigeria to excel in the digital economy. The event featured a line-up of... Read more
This KidsRights initiative, to be launched at the Nobel Peace World Summit on September 20-21, will host “preferenda” on pressing global issues – starting with Climate Change – and present the views of the youth community to world leaders at UNGA NEW YORK, US, September 19th, 2019,-/African Media Agency... Read more
Cutting-edge tech helps curb epidemics in West Africa
West Africa is embracing technology to power the response to infectious disease outbreaks. LAGOS, Nigeria, September 19th, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The 15 member states of the West African Health Organisation (WAHO), Nigeria among them, are leveraging technology that will help them prevent cross-border outbreaks of epidemics including Ebola,... Read more
NEW YORK, United States of America, September 19, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-One year on from the signing of a Revitalized Agreement to ease conflict in South Sudan, the country’s political leaders “have met some, but certainly not all”, of the expectations laid out, the top UN official for the... Read more
LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 September 2019, -/African Media Agency (AMA)/-United States Consulate General in Lagos on Monday launched the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a State Department-led initiative that supports women entrepreneurs around the world. During a week-long program, a diverse group of 100 women selected from a pool of... Read more
LAGOS, Nigeria, 18 September 2019, -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- On Monday, the U.S. Mission in Nigeria and the American Business Council, in partnership with the Government of Nigeria and members of the private sector, launched a two-day Intellectual Property (IP) Symposium on the theme “The Bane of Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals... Read more
SAP Africa Code Week enhances digital skills training capacity in Kenya with series of Train-the-Trainer sessions
NAIROBI, Kenya, 18 September 2019, -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- More than 1100 Kenyan teachers completed their digital skills training in August ahead of this year’s Africa Code Week (ACW), which will take place across the continent in October. During the second half of August, teachers attended ACW Train-the-Trainer workshops... Read more
Dubai designated as Center of Excellence, supported by competency centers in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects across the region DUBAI, UAE, September 17th, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- DHL Industrial Projects, a unit of DHL Global Forwarding that manages complex logistics projects including deep sea... Read more
NEW YORK, United States of America, September 17, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-Since the inauguration of Guinea-Bissau’s new Government in July, the political arena has been dominated by preparation for presidential elections, the assistant chief for UN peacekeeping operations in Africa told the Security Council on Tuesday, briefing members on... Read more
Such was the extent of devastation caused by two back-to-back cyclones in Mozambique earlier this year, nearly one million people, including 160,000 children under five, are still facing food shortages and a nutrition crisis, the UN children’s agency, UNICEF, said on Monday. NEW YORK, United States of America, September... Read more