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COVID-19

South African biotech company to develop first African-owned Covid-19 vaccine

A year after the creation of the mRNA Vaccine Technology Transfer Hub, a South African biotech company has teamed up with a Belgium-based firm...

Mitigating the Next Pandemic

Africa has a development aspiration for 2063 which is tagged Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want. To achieve this, all the sectors of the...

COVID-19 pandemic not over, WHO warn

The Covid-19 pandemic is “most certainly not over”, the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned, despite a decline in reported cases...

Analysis

Tips for understanding the world of Work 4.0

NAIROBI, Kenya, 8th April 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- One of the unexpected positives from two years of widespread pandemic-related disruption is a complete rethink...

29m People Face Hunger as Drought Ravages Eastern Africa, IGAD Warns

At least 29 million people in eastern Africa are currently facing high levels of food insecurity due to prolonged drought as rains are projected...

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Bashir Haske

Meet Bashir Haske, Nigeria’s Silent Billionaire

There are billionaires and there are silent billionaires. When billionaires are mentioned in Nigeria, the name Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, and Tony Elumelu among...

Business

AFRICA.COM: Live from the World Economic Forum in Davos

This year, Africa Day coincides with the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos Switzerland.  African leaders, together with world leaders, are...

Malawi to Transfer 250 Elephants Between National Parks

Malawi's government and conservationists have announced plans to move 250 elephants from a park in the country's south to a central one that has...

Zimbabwe’s Gold Output Jumps 86.3% in First Five Months of 2022

Zimbabwe’s gold output jumped 86.3% in the first five months of 2022 to 13,171,58kg compared to 7,068,85kg in the corresponding period last year. Production figures...

ALM TV

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ALM African of Year Valedictory Meeting with Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina
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Interview with Dr Ije Jidenma
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An Interview with Mrs Francsisca Karikari
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Highlights of the Africa Summit 2020 (Virtual)
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The Inspiring Journey of Africa's Female Leader of the Year 2019 - Rawya Mansour.
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AFDB President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, Confirmed to deliver the Keynote @ the Persons of the Year Gala
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Keynote address by Lord Dolar Popat during the Invest in Africa Summit, 2019
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African Leadership Magazine interview series
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Interview with Nona Chili, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Makwande Energy Trading.
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Interview with Rtd. General Abdulsalami Abubakar
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AFRICA SUMMIT LONDON 2019
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Interview with David Mensah, Chief Executive Officer, Dominion International Petroleum Limited.
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Interview with Chief of Civil Military Affairs, Nigeria Army Defence HQ, Major General U.S. Mohammed
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Interview with Mohammed Jebbar, Chief Executive Officer, BC Skills Morocco | ALM POY 2018
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Nigeria Democracy & Development Forum, 2019.
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Exclusive Interview with Governor Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, Governor of Delta State, Nigeria.
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International Forum on African Leadership (IFAL 2018 ) - New York
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EU-Africa Women Summit Paris 2018
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The Africa Summit London 2018 - Part1
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ALM Africa Summit 2018 Highlight
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THE SOUTH AMERICA-AFRICA-MIDDLE EAST- ASIA WOMEN SUMMIT (SAMEAWS), DUBAI-UAE 2017
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Events

Politics & Economy

Egypt Signs $145.64 Million Deal With EU For Development

Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation has inked development financing grants worth US$145.64 million with the European Union, EU, to boost several sectors. The signing took...

Sudan’s Leader Says Army Expected to Hand Over Power to Elected Gov’t

Chairman of Sudan’s ruling Transitional Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan said on Wednesday that the Sudanese Armed Forces are expecting an elected government to...

Somalia Parliament Unanimously Endorses Hamza Barre as Prime Minister

Somalia’s parliament on Saturday unanimously approved Hamza Abdi Barre as the next Prime Minister, signalling the start of a new government under President Hassan...

SDGs

UN to Hold New Libya Talks as Stalemate Persists

The United Nations said Thursday it will broker new talks between rival institutions from war-torn Libya next week to try to break a deadlock...

New mosquito net cuts malaria infections by half, helps fight insecticide resistance

Scientists say that a new type of bed net that can neutralise mosquitoes resistant to traditional insecticides has significantly reduced malaria infections in Tanzania. The...

SDG Snapshot: 5 African Countries on Track to Meet Goal 5

African Women and girls are more economically active than women in any other continent or region in the world. They contribute a reasonable percentage...

The ALM Woman

MAN UP OR GO HOME – Mukwandi Chibesakunda, CEO of Zambia National Commercial Bank Discusses the Burden of Female Leadership in the Banking Sector

According to an IMF report, greater inclusion of women as users, providers, and regulators of financial services would benefit beyond addressing gender inequality. It...

UNIDO, UN Women Praise Egypt’s Role in Supporting Women’s Issues

A joint statement by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization "UNIDO" and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women...

Why Do African Women Need Financial Literacy?

With the rise of female entrepreneurship and growing female participation in the workforce, improving financial literacy for women is more important than ever. When...

Environment

Tanzania Signs Natural Gas Deal With Equinor and Shell

Tanzania has signed a framework agreement with Equinor of Norway and Shell of the United Kingdom, bringing them one step closer to starting construction...

EU Seeks Partnership With UAE On Africa Energy Transition And Infrastructure Projects

The European Union, EU,  is looking to partner with the UAE to help accelerate the energy transition and infrastructure development in Africa as part...

Put women’s rights ‘front and centre’ of climate policies: Bachelet

NEW YORK, USA, 28 June 2022-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Although climate change threatens everyone, women and girls often suffer its harshest and most violent consequences,...