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South Africa reports first death causally linked to COVID vaccine

South Africa's health regulator reported on Thursday a causal link between the death of an individual and Johnson & Johnson's (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine, the...

Life Expectancy in Africa Increases Nearly 10 Years — WHO Report

Life expectancy in Africa rose by nearly 10 years between 2000 and 2019, from 46 to 56 years, according to the World Health Organization,...

Africa’s CDC gets $100 mln from World Bank

Africa's main public health body, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), will receive $100 million from the World Bank to...


Africa’s New Strategies to Defeat HIV/AIDS: Mozambique as A Sterling Example

It is about Forty years since the first cases of AIDS were identified. This has shown that with the knowledge and resources at our...

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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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...


AD Ports Group and India’s Adani Ports to explore investment opportunities in Tanzania

AD Ports Group, the operator of industrial cities and free zones in Abu Dhabi, and India's Adani Ports have signed a preliminary agreement to...

Exploring The China- Africa Trade Relationship

China has been Africa's largest trading partner for a long time. In 2021 alone, the value of trade between Africa and China rose by...

Liberia, Ireland Reaffirm Commitment to Promote Bilateral Cooperation

Liberia and Ireland have rekindled their commitment to deepen bilateral cooperation: emphasizing trade and investment; as well as driving democratic governance and human rights. Speaking...


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

Malawi Government Gives K462m for Tourism Matching Grants

Minister of Tourism Michael Usi has presented matching grants to 18 successful Tourism operators totalling over K400 million. Speaking during the handover ceremony, Usi said...

President Weah Signs Into law Dual Citizenship Bill, Others

President George Weah signed into law several “iconic bills” geared at spurring “national inclusiveness and the fight against graft and corruption in the country.” The...

Tweah Says Weah Will Retain Presidency

The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Samuel D. Tweah Jr, has boasted that President George Manneh will win next year’s presidential election based...


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...

Liberia, UNICEF Sign MOU to Promote Women, Children’s Rights

Liberia and the United Nations Emergency Fund (UNICEF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen cooperation in Liberia. Speaking during the signing ceremony at...

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...


Beacon Power Services, closes $2.7M seed round to improve electricity access for cities across Sub-Saharan Africa

LAGOS, Nigeria, 5 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Beacon Power Services (BPS), an energy tech company providing data and grid management solutions to help...

Cote d’Ivoire discovers new oil, gas

Cote d’Ivoire reported a fresh discovery of offshore oil and natural gas by Italian firm Eni on Thursday, expanding the potential of reserves found...

Global awareness critical to protect world’s mangroves: UN science chief

NEW YORK, USA, 27 July 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Time is running out to protect the world’s mangroves which are not only home to many...