Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Daily Archives: 10/16/2015

Fear stalks Mozambique over impending Kariba Dam ‘tsunami’

Fear stalks Mozambique over impending Kariba Dam ‘tsunami’

With the rainy season on the horizon, the panic levels among millions of Mozambicans are rising by the day, in fear of a growing possibility of the collapse of the ageing Karida D ...

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Sanlam CEO steps down

Sanlam CEO steps down

Sanlam, the financial services group, has announced the retirement of Johan van der Merwe as Chief Executive Officer of Sanlam Investments. Robert Roux, currently Chief Operating ...

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Funds secured to grow Nigeria’s print market

Funds secured to grow Nigeria’s print market

An ambitious digital printing startup has secured seed financing to grow Nigeria ’s print market. The market, until now, has had no credible online presence. According to official ...

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How to maintain a healthy weight

How to maintain a healthy weight

Losing weight requires discipline and effort, so once you achieve the desired results it is important to maintain a healthy weight. It is easy to get carried away and fall back in ...

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World Food Day: The benefits of a healthy diet

World Food Day: The benefits of a healthy diet

World Food Day is an opportunity for the global community to unite in an effort to help raise awareness about the global problem of hunger. Adopted by the United Nations General A ...

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Digital literacy in Africa: The need, and the challenges

Digital literacy in Africa: The need, and the challenges

“Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope. It is a tool for daily life in modern society. It is a bulwark against poverty, and a building block of development, an essential comple ...

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USAID donation to fight hunger in Zimbabwe

USAID donation to fight hunger in Zimbabwe

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contributed food and cash worth US$22,5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to enable the l ...

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Scheme set to empower Nigerian girls

Scheme set to empower Nigerian girls

In a move aimed at empowering the girl child, the world’s leading silicone innovator and semi-conductor manufacturer, Intel, has partnered with a local child rights advocacy group ...

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Nigeria manufacturing sector under spotlight

Nigeria manufacturing sector under spotlight

Nigeria’s manufacturing sector will be under the spotlight when stakeholders meet in Lagos for the Nigeria Manufacturing Expo early next year. The third edition of the event is se ...

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The benefits and pitfalls of franchising

The benefits and pitfalls of franchising

Taking on a franchise can be a great business opportunity but, before you commit your time and money, make sure you have also addressed the potential pitfalls. In the third part o ...

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