It’s time to stop wondering The winner is…


This year, Discovery Channel partnered with the sixth annual Jozi Film Festival (JFF) to launch a brand-new film awards category, The Discovery Channel “Don’t Stop Wondering Award”, calling for short-form films which showcased and celebrated unique African stories and captured Discovery’s ethos of sparking curiosity. After months of searching, and …

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Egypt: The Economy Is Gathering Strength


Egypt launched a reform program when its economy faced rising imbalances that led to high public debt, a widening current account deficit, and declining official reserves “The Egyptian authorities have embarked on an ambitious reform program and have taken decisive measures aimed at restoring macroeconomic stability and sustainable public finances. …

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Merck Foundation brings African and Asian Countries together to Contribute towards Building Healthcare Capacity in the Continent

Dignitaries at the Merck Africa Luminary 2016

Merck Foundation, a non-profit company and a subsidiary of Merck KGaA Germany, to conduct the Fourth edition of their annual ‘Merck Africa Asia Luminary’ on the 24th and 25th of October 2018 Merck Foundation conducts their 4th Luminary for the first time in partnership with Ministry of High Education and scientific …

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Samsung Announces Samsung Kids Galaxy Tablet 7.0” – THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE Edition

Samsung Kids Galaxy Tablet

As the newest family member of the Samsung Kids Galaxy Tablet line, THE LEGO NINJAGO MOVIE Edition allows users to become a master of playtime To celebrate the new big-screen animated adventure THE LEGO® NINJAGO® MOVIE coming to theaters on Sept. 22, from Warner Bros. Pictures, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. …

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Technology vital for small nations to meet development goals, Lesotho’s Prime Minister tells UN

Prime Minister Thomas Motsoahae Thabane of the Kingdom of Lesotho addresses the general debate of the seventy-second session of the General Assembly. UN Photo/Cia Pak

His Excellency Thomas Motsoahae Thabane, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho

Small countries, especially those in Africa, should be empowered with technologies to deal with and adapt to climate change challenges, as well as meet their development goals, the Prime Minister of Lesotho told the United Nations General Assembly’s high-level debate today. “Attainment of sustainable development will elude us if there …

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Talk of African renaissance ‘misplaced and premature,’ Eritrea tells UN Assembly

Osman Mohammed Saleh, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Eritrea, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly’s seventy-second session. UN Photo/Cia Pak

Africa remains the most marginalized of all continents, and therefore talk of an ‘African Renaissance’ and of ‘fastest growing economies’ is misplaced and premature, Eritrea’s top foreign affairs official told the United Nations General Assembly today. “We should not flatter ourselves, or allow others to flatter us,” said Minister for …

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