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UNITAR Calls for Women Entrepreneurs in Kenya

United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Division for Prosperity, with Sunlight (a home-care brand under Unilever Kenya Limited) and Absa Bank Kenya, invite women in Kenya interested in entrepreneurship to apply to the Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Leadership Training for Women Entrepreneurs in Africa programme. The application deadline is 15 April 2022.     In the pioneering programme, participants will learn techniques […]

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Ade Adebiyi, MD and CEO of GTBank SL talks the history of GTBank, community development and providing what the customer wants

Sierra Leone is making fantastic progress in the global market, and there is no doubt that GT Bank is one of the main causes of this. The Nigerian bank offers a range of different financial services, and they make customer accessibility and communication their main priority. With the global economy at a particularly interesting point, […]

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Bank of Ghana awards Vizor Contract for Fully Integrated Financial Supervision System

Vizor, the world leader in SupTech solutions for financial regulatorsannounced today that following a public tender and procurement process the Bank of Ghana has awarded the company a contract to implement a fully integrated financial surveillance system. The new solution will provide a single portal to collect prudential data from banks and deposit taking institutions and manage the […]

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The European Awards Program Announces Release of Video Interview with Mr. Olukayode Pitan, MD and CEO of Bank of Industry

Bank of Industry, Nigeria’s oldest development financing institution, was created in 2001 following the merger of 3 separate financial entities. Not only are Bank of Industry recognised as a profitable institution, but they can also boast an agenda that’s ambitious and diverse, including advocating for trustworthy and secure energy solutions, and providing ease of access […]

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DRC ELECTORAL COMMISSION USES PUBLIC FUNDS TO SECURE LOBBY GROUP SERVICES

The Independent National Electoral Commission of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (CENI) has appointed Washington based lobby group, Avenue Strategies, to pressure the US Administration into accepting the use of electronic voting machines in the upcoming general elections. This is despite widespread condemnation from opposition parties. The question needs to be asked why CENI […]

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Worldbox launches comprehensive company database for Africa

[PRESSWIRE] Zurich, Switzerland – 30.06.15 — The global Business Intelligence company Worldbox now offers complete identification company records for Rwanda, Tanzania, Mauritius, Uganda and Madagascar with extended business records for 25 other African countries. “Risk departments of international businesses are understandably apprehensive about doing business in Africa” Founder and President of Worldbox, Adrian Ashurst Worldbox’s […]

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ICC Lawyer Accuses Nigerian Presidential Candidate Muhammadu Buhari of Inciting Violence

Muhammadu Buhari, a former Major General in the Nigerian military that is opposing President Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria’s February 14th elections, could face charges of inciting violence that led to the killing of over 800 people in 2011, according to an Associated Press report.   Goran Sluiter, a human rights lawyer at the International Criminal Court […]

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