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Lafarge Africa Launches Medical Outreach in Cross River State to Commemorate World Malaria Day

This Day 23 May 2024
Egbe Ayuk, Commissioner for Health, Cross River State, commended Lafarge Africa for being a proactive partner with the state with its consistency in health interventions and service delivery.

The 30-year review: We can do more to address climate change

Independent online (SA) 22 May 2024
The UN World Summit on Sustainable Development, which South Africa hosted in 2002, reaffirmed sustainable development as a central element of the global action against poverty and the protection of the environment.

Launching a startup in Africa: OX Delivers

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 May 2024
Interview reveals that the company is revolutionising deliveries, reducing dependence on oil and empowering women ... We sat down with OX Delivers, interviewing them on their experience of launching a startup in Africa ... About AFSIC – Investing in Africa..

Load shedding & water woes: Can South Africa fix its ailing infrastructure?

Al Jazeera 22 May 2024
The power cuts were bad then, lasting up to five hours a day,” said Lezanne Viviers, who works in the fashion industry and lives in Johannesburg, South Africa’s biggest city ... S Africa power firm warns of longer cuts.

UAE President honours global dignitaries for contributions to success of COP28

The Gulf Time 22 May 2024
Agnes Kalibata, President of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, provided her valuable expertise on food systems transformation and supported the delivery of the COP28 UAE Declaration on ...

Four drunk driving cases in Mumbai in which trials are yet to begin

Hindustan Times 22 May 2024
Mumbai ... Worli jogger. Victim ... Raji was the chief executive officer of Altruist Technologies Pvt Ltd, a software firm employing more than 14,000 people with 32 clients and 17 delivery centers spread across India, Africa, and the United Arab Emirates ... ....

Netcare’s 10-year plans unlikely to be impacted by NHI signing

Independent online (SA) 21 May 2024
... March yesterday, that Netcare had always acknowledged that the inequities in healthcare access and delivery in South Africa needed to be addressed and it was fully supportive of universal healthcare.

Checkers Sixty60 ups its e-commerce ante with new offering after Amazon SA launch

Independent online (SA) 17 May 2024
The move comes hot on the heels of Amazon’s launch in South Africa more than a week ago ... Delivery is free during beta testing and will remain free for Xtra Savings Plus subscribers, it says ... Africa.

The African Union – Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) and African Union Pan African ...

Capital Ethiopia 17 May 2024
The discussions included an evaluation of Africa’s capacity for PPR vaccine production, distribution, and delivery ... diseases, and achieve the ambitious goal of PPR eradication in Africa.

Takealot’s On-Demand Delivery Service, TakealotNOW, Expands to Greater Cape Town Areas

Independent online (SA) 16 May 2024
South Africa’s leading online retailer, Takealot, is proud to announce the expansion of its on-demand delivery service, TakealotNOW, to greater Cape Town areas ... delivery and convenience of TakealotNOW.

African experts meet in Kenya to advance pooled procurement of medical supplies 16 May 2024
She noted that Africa continues to face the challenges of the delivery of quality and affordable products, an obstacle that makes healthcare inaccessible for millions across the continent ... in Africa.

Run on numbers: Is fossil fuel that dirty and undesirable, or could it be local policies?

Independent online (SA) 16 May 2024
Naspers owns Takealot, South Africa’s top online retailer, and has been expanding its services to include one-hour delivery for items ranging from phone chargers to toys, in anticipation of Amazon’s arrival.

African Development Bank commits $2 billion as it leads the way at landmark summit for ...

Capital Ethiopia 16 May 2024
It is the second leading cause of premature death in Africa ... Reaching this level of funding would enable the world to deploy the stoves and fuel delivery infrastructure needed to reach universal access to clean cooking in sub-Saharan Africa.

African countries launch initiative to address unfolding health emergencies

Xinhua 16 May 2024
According to Nakhumicha, communicable diseases such as Ebola, Marburg, yellow fever, and chikungunya have put pressure on Africa's health systems and compromised quality service delivery.

Anxious Zimbabwean migrants, smugglers watch South Africa’s election

Al Jazeera 15 May 2024
The driver, Thulani Ncube, 42, whose real name we are not using to protect his identity, is “oMalaicha”, an Ndebele word for the cross-border drivers who ferry goods between South Africa and Zimbabwe ... While in South Africa, she successfully got a ZEP.