Nominations announced for the African Banker Awards 2024
The 2024 edition of the Awards spotlights infrastructure, sustainability, and gender equality. A total of 59 institutions and individuals have passed first round judging and are in the running for the Awards – the highlight of Africa’s banking calendar.  LONDON, England 7th May,2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- African Banker magazine has announced... Read more
Nairobi, Kenya, Set to Host the 12th Edition of the Africa Fintech Summit from September 4-6, 2024, at the GTC JW Marriott Hotel
NAIROBI, Kenya, 7 May 2024 /African Media Agency/-On September 4-6, 2024, Regulators, Policy Makers, Financial Industry Executives, Fintech Founders, leading innovators, investors, Climate Finance experts and Afroprenours from around the world will gather in Nairobi, Kenya for the 12th edition of the Africa Fintech Summit (AFTS). The summit will... Read more
Paris, 7 May 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Bluemind Foundation, in collaboration with the International Association of French-speaking Mayors (AIMF), is proud to announce a groundbreaking framework agreement to promote mental health in urban environments through the “Villes Bleues” initiative. This partnership underscores a joint commitment to enhance the... Read more
Enhancing Digital Transformation: Innovations and Obstacles in East Africa
by Robert van Breukelen, CEO at Itemate Solutions The telco sector is poised to play a central role in Ethiopia’s economic and digital transformation, but should learn from other countries to avoid common pitfalls and accelerate development. ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 2nd May 2024 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- In recent years,... Read more
WATISE 2.0: Experts Exploit How Emerging Trends ‘LL Shape Telecoms Infrastructure, Proffers Solutions On Challenges
LAGOS, Nigeria, 2nd May 2024 /African Media Agency (AMA)/- Telecommunications experts across West Africa have exposed trending innovations relying on telecoms infrastructure harping on the strategies that are crucial for the sustainability of telecommunications infrastructure to fast-track the regions digital economy. L-R: Ahmad Tijani, Local Content Advocate, Nigerian Computer Society,... Read more
BGI Genomics’ First African Public Health Initiative: Supporting Cervical Cancer Screening for 20,000 Rwandans
NGOMA, Rwanda, 2nd May 2024-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-On April 30, BGI Genomics and the Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) launched a cervical cancer screening program in Ngoma District, Eastern Province, Rwanda. This program will provide 20,000 Human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA tests for local women, aiming to enhance cervical cancer screening... Read more
Niyel: an unwavering commitment to vaccination in Africa
During African Vaccination Week, Niyel, an international advocacy, campaigns, and public affairs firm, reaffirms its commitment alongside partners to promote vaccination and shed light on its benefits for public health in Africa. DAKAR, Senegal – 30th April 2024-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Every April, Africa observes African Vaccination Week, a crucial... Read more
Why Attend AFSIC – Investing in Africa 2024
LONDON, England, 30th April 2024, /African Media Agency/- AFSIC – Investing in Africa is the leading Africa focused investment conference and is held annually inLondon. AFSIC – Investing in Africa 2024 takes place 7th-9th October 2024 at Park Plaza Westminster.At the heart of AFSIC is dialogue focusing on nurturing investment and... Read more
How expensive it is to be poor Prof. Abdoulaye Diabaté inspires global action against malaria at TED2024
VANCOUVER, Canada — April 25th, 2024 – In a stirring address at TED2024, Prof. Abdoulaye Diabaté, Head of Medical Entomology and Parasitology at the Research Institute in Health Sciences in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, and Principal Investigator of Target Malaria Burkina Faso, shared his journey with malaria and his resolute... Read more
Open Startup concludes their first BRAIN DeepTech Pan African Bootcamp
CAIRO, Egypt, 29 April 2024 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Open Startup, a non-governmental organization that fosters innovation and capacity building through entrepreneurship, education, and cross-cultural exchange, creating communities and connecting ecosystems across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) is thrilled to announce the successful wrap-up of the first Pan-African Deeptech Bootcamp under the BRAIN... Read more