SSA may be one of the smallest regions of ecommerce globally, but it shows steady growth potential. During lockdown the region saw new e-commerce users rise by 5% when compared to the active base in SSA the previous year.
At a brief ceremony held on Friday, the 2015 Afrobasket champions landed in Group C for the tournament to be held between 24th, August and 5th, September.
In a statement by Ned Price, spokesperson, US Department of State, Secretary Blinken will begin his virtual travel to Africa meeting with Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) alumni. In a “Ten Questions with Tony” event, YALI alumni will have an opportunity to engage with the Secretary on a range of topics, including the role of youth in the future of Africa, economic development, democracy and good governance, climate change, and health. Through YALI, the United States works with public, private sector, and civil society partners across the continent to develop initiatives and economic opportunities to support the creativity, innovativeness, and energy of Africa’s youth.
Second position for the women is Celestine Jepchirchir of Kenya, while in third place is Desta Muluneh of Ethiopia.
According to an official statement released by Olukayode Thomas, Head Communication and Media for the Lagos City Marathon, over 95 per cent of the elite runners have already arrived in Lagos, while a few others are scheduled to jet in early Thursday.
Aligning with the theme of this year’s global Safer Internet Day: “Together for a better Internet,” Google has teamed up with several organisations across the continent to boost education efforts and develop programmes around online safety.
Somalia’s Minister of Information, Osman Dubbe, said on Tuesday that the decision to severe ties with Kenya was taken to protect the sovereignty of Somalia.
The card is aimed at providing consumers with an excellent alternative banking card that allows for safe, secure and seamless electronic transactions.
Speaking at Nyayo National Stadium during celebrations marking Kenya’s Independence from British rule in 1963, the President also asked schools to admit pregnant girls back to school.
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The approval was conveyed in a letter addressed to the company’s chairman by the Capital Markets Authority, Kenya.
The Company Secretary, Sunday Ekwochi, informed the investing public and the Nigerian Stock Exchange in a statement posted on the website of the Exchange.
The commission disclosed this in a statement by Gabriel Odu of its Media, Public Relations and Protocol Unit.
The 27-year-old, who won the New York marathon last year, told the Daily Nation newspaper that his leg and head were injured in the accident.
Kenya defeated Djibouti in a second-round run-off.
A look at the websites of DStv in Ghana, Kenya and South Africa shows that Nigeria pays over 55 per cent less than other countries on the continent.
Ace Nigerian Afro pop singer, Yemi Alade, on Friday urged government to provide stimulus package for citizens to ease the economic challenges they face amid the stay-at-home order in the fight against the Coronavirus Disease pandemic.
Six million protective face masks ordered by Germany to prevent further coronavirus infections have gone missing, Spiegel magazine reported on Tuesday, citing defence officials.
Kenya on Tuesday confirmed its fourth case of the novel Coronavirus, code named COVID-19.
Nigeria and two other African nations, South Africa and Kenya, are to benefit from Facebook’s newly-launched Accelerator Programme to provide community leaders the opportunity to drive empowerment and mentorship in their areas.