Africa witnesses spike in COVID-19 cases amid spread of delta variant

The World Health Organization has recently announced a significant surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in Africa over the last week. According to re

UK to review the takeover of British chip maker by Chinese-owned firm

Following criticism over the UK government’s alleged acquiescence to the takeover of the country’s largest semiconductor firm by a Chinese

‘Africa Fashion’ to feature 250 objects to tell the continent’s story

An exhibition focused on African fashion is reportedly set to be held at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 2022 and will attempt to reframe the narrat

Ghana reveals plans to issue African social bonds for USD 2 billion

The Republic of Ghana is reportedly planning to sell green and social bonds for up to USD 2 billion by November this year, making it the first African

Nigeria’s OneWatt Solar secures N3bn Green Bond for Renewable Energy

OneWatt Solar (OWS),  a FinTech startup that delivers tokenized digital 24/7 electricity, has secured N3 billion as part of its N10 billion Green

Transsion’s music streaming app Boomplay expanding rapidly in Africa

Chinese music streaming service Boomplay’s subscriber base is increasing rapidly in Africa, supported by the increased proliferation of its pare

Africa records high caseload of the COVID-19 Delta variant

Over the last three weeks, Africa has witnessed an exponential increase in the number of coronavirus cases with the new Delta variant of the coronavir

South Africa's state utility Eskom seeks $10B to shift to renewables

South African public power utility, Eskom, has reportedly put forth a plan valued $10 billion in front of the global lenders. As a part of this plan,

South Africa to build stringent regulatory framework for crypto assets

Amid the increasing scams pertaining to digital currency, South Africa is reportedly moving with high urgency to solidify the supervision of cryptocur

SNEL inks a deal to install 200 MW solar fields in Congo's copper belt

Societe Nationale dElectricite (SNEL), the national electricity company of the Democratic Republic of Congo, has reportedly signed two purch

South Africa imposes restrictions with rise in Delta COVID-19 cases

In the wake of an unprecedented surge in infections and deaths mostly due to the Delta version of the coronavirus, South Africa has tightened restrict

Regional disparity might not allow U.S. to reach its vaccination goal

Although several U.S. health officials have been urging the populace to get vaccinated as soon as possible, many states in the southern part of the co