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

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

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

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

China faces recoil over Sino-African projects due to environmental concerns

Many China-funded projects across Africa, established under Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, are witnessing a severe backlash from conservati

South Africa imposes stricter lockdown in face of a third COVID wave

President Cyril Ramaphosa has reportedly announced that South Africa would reimpose stricter lockdown measures as the country is facing the threat of

NBA establishes Africa business unit with nearly $1 billion valuation

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has reportedly established its Africa business entity. The latest incorporation has seemingly been backed by