BUTEC Expands its Reach to Support Southern Africa’s Success
Business expands its support for Southern Africa’s construction and multi-technical services JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 24 June 2024 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- With South Africa on the cusp of accelerated growth and development, BUTEC, a leading specialist contracting group, has affirmed its intentions to be a major player in the country... Read more
The Access Challenge Announces New Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairs Following its Renewed Commitment to Empowering African and Youth Leadership
NEW YORK, USA, 24 June 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- In an exciting development for The Access Challenge, a pivotal organization at the forefront of addressing global health disparities, a significant leadership transition has been announced. Founder and current CEO, Kate Campana, has announced her decision to step down and pass the leadership... Read more
Mama Money partners with Access Bank and Paymentology to launch new WhatsApp-powered Bank Card
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, 24th June 2024 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Mama Money, one of Africa’s leading cross-border money transfer operators, has joined forces with Access Bank and Paymentology, global leaders in banking and card issuing, to launch a pioneering new bank card service that stands out for its innovative use... Read more
MAN ENOUGH: Fatherhood as a Sacred Responsibility Every Man is Armed For
By Rev. Fr. George Ehusani & Dr. Yaw Perbi LAGOS, Nigeria, 21 June 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Father’s Day is marked annually on the third Sunday of June in many countries across the world. It is a fitting occasion not only to celebrate the gift of our fathers (and husbands), but also... Read more
Crypto experts join Sportsbet.io in latest ambassador signings
NAIROBI, Kenya, 19 June 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The new ambassadors signing for Sportsbet.io bring with them a wealth of cryptocurrency knowledge and expertise, as the ‘Join the Crypto Experience’ programme picks up pace. The first to be welcomed this month is Paul Ola, also known as BTCrypto Coach. He’s a cryptocurrency trader and... Read more
Innovative solutions needed for Africa’s enduring SIM card problem
by Tracey van Heerden, Head of Product Development & Operations at Itemate Solutions NAIROBI, Kenya, 19 June 2024 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Telco operators throughout Africa continue to face several challenges around SIM card registration in the wake of new regulations and shifting consumer habits. In 2022, millions of Nigerian... Read more
Nearly two thirds of Nigerian and three quarters of Ghanaian professionals are willing to work abroad
Fourth global study on International Mobility Trends by BCG, The Network, The Stepstone Group, and local partner The African Talent Company (TATC) features survey data from more than 150,000 workforce respondents from 188 countries, including Nigeria and Ghana One in four professionals globally and nearly two thirds of Nigerian... Read more
Six in ten Kenyan professionals are willing to work abroad
Fourth global study on international mobility trends by BCG, The Network, The Stepstone Group, and local partner The African Talent Company (TATC) features survey data from more than 150,000 workforce respondents from 188 countries, including Kenya One in four professionals globally and six in ten Kenyan professionals actively seek... Read more
New report offers lessons on stopping disease outbreaks, features two successful responses in Africa
Resolve to Save Lives report shows how public health specialists around the world controlled Lassa fever and other outbreaks last year  New York, NY, June 18 2024 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- In February 2023, a market trader in Accra, Ghana, died from severe bleeding in a local hospital. Shortly after, her... Read more
Côte d’Ivoire Receives $35 million Payment for Verified Reduction of Carbon Emissions
Payment is based on high-integrity emission reductions from forest conservation, forest rehabilitation, and agroforestry activities. Aerial view of the Plateau district in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Photo: UN Photo/Basile Zoma Abidjan, Côte d’ivoire, 18 June 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Côte d’Ivoire has received a $35 million from the World Bank for... Read more