The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, has restated the importance of Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) in advancing the Government's manufacturing pillar of the Big 4 Agenda with aim of developing the country. Speaking at the event where he commissioned a nanotechnology and semiconductor manufacturing facility at the Dedan Kimathi University of...
The Nigerian Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs Maryam Yalwaji Katagum, has announced the approval of the revised National Policy on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) by the Federal Executive Council which provides the necessary framework to create innovative solutions towards challenges faced...
By Ellen Agler, CEO of the END Fund Since the dawn of medicine, the UK has been a pioneer and world leader in preventative medicines like vaccines, antibiotics and neglected tropical disease (NTD) treatments. It started with Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's introduction to deliberately inoculating people with a mild case...
Governance is serious business, but not very many politicians understand this maxim. His Excellency Lee Kinyanjui, the Governor of Nakuru County in Kenya, is, however, different. He has approached governance with the same gusto as business leaders. And the county has won admiration from people within and outside the...
The Kano State government has administered the oral polio vaccine to over 3.24 million children in less than five years. The house-to-house exercise, according to the Commissioner for Health, Aminu Ibrahim, is taking place across the 44 local government areas. Aminu, who briefed reporters, said the January 2021 SIPD campaign...