G7 partners pledge over $80 billion towards Africa’s private sector

G7 countries and multilateral partners have reportedly pledged an $80 billion investment in the private sector of the African continent. This investme

South Africa suspends 2 million contaminated J&J coronavirus vaccines

South Africa has reportedly been struggling to meet its vaccination demand amidst the third wave of COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, the country announced

AstraZeneca shots should be avoided for age over 60s - EMA official

On Sunday, the head of the European Medicines Agency’s Covid-19 taskforce reportedly stated that in addition to the younger demographic, countri

Africa Roundtable shifts focus on improve Europe-Africa relations

The Africa Roundtable forum, held in Berlin, brought together the who’s who of business, politics, and civil society, who reportedly met to char

First new Alzheimer’s drug in 20 years “aducanumab” gets FDA approval

A controversial novel drug for Alzheimer’s disease has reportedly received approval from the U.S. FDA on 7th June 2021. The approval of this new

As Covid vaccination imports dry up, a third wave is sweeping Africa

With eight nations reporting a 30 percent increase in cases last week, the WHO has reportedly stated that the continent urgently needs more vaccines.

Hunter Bikes, by Hero MotoCorp, to glide on Nigerian roads soon

Hero MotoCorp, India’s leading two-wheeler producer and supplier, has publicized its reinvigorated strategy for the Nigerian market with a launc

Africa to destroy around 1.5 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

The Democratic Republic of Congo has reportedly returned 1.3 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to the Covax facility and South Sudan has also aler

Huawei’s Band 6 enters South African ‘smart wearables’ market

Huawei, a leading telecommunications brand, has announced the launch of its Band 6 for South African markets. The product is expected to be one of the

Scatec bags 540 MW ‘solar-plus-storage’ projects in South Africa

Scatec- a Norwegian company that specializes in renewable energy systems has secured 540 MW solar projects alongside 225MW/1140MWh of battery storage

CCBA partners with Flintfox & Microsoft to boost digital transformation

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has reportedly announced a partnership with Flintfox- the pricing and rebate management specialists and Microsoft to

Gokada to launch ride-hailing service in Nigeria as part of super app

Ride-hailing company Gokada has announced its plans to launch ride-hailing services in Nigeria as part of its ‘super app’. According to r