Celebrities Launch Campaign Against Ebola

A new campaign addressing the Ebola outbreak in West Africa was launched by some celebrities to raise awareness about the Ebola Deadly Virus (EDV). The video is star-studded with on-screen cameos from movie star Idris Elba, former UK Prime Minister - Tony Blair, supermodel Naomi Campbell, soul singer Alicia Keys, basketball icon Dikembe Mutombo and several others. "Ebola is not a death sentence," many...

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Oslo Freedom Forum: Defeating Dictators - Day 1

The Oslo Freedom Forum explores innovative nonviolent approaches to opposing dictatorship across the globe. The forum's founder, Thor Halvorssen, described it as "an intimate gathering where leaders, who are transforming the world present, offer effective solutions and inspiring testimonies that impact human rights and freedom." The forum running from October 20 - 22, 2014 is hosting 189 speakers, 30 w...

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Beam Remit From Ghana To Disrupt African Remittance Industry

  This article was originally published on CoinTelegraph.com by  Sophie Shuhcmacher Beam is a brand new bitcoin company looking to shake up the African remittance industry. They are utilizing Bitcoin’s payment system and borderless nature to give Ghanaians cheaper and quicker remittances. When bitcoins are sent to Beam, Beam will immediately turn the bitcoins into Ghana’s fiat currency, the Gh...

10 Oct 7:57 AM 0 Read More...

Maker Faire Africa 2014: JOHANNESBURG | DECEMBER 3-6TH

This year, Maker Faire Africa 2014 will bring together inventors, hackers, makers, entrepreneurs & creative tinkerers from across South Africa, during a 4-Day Festival of Making that spills into the streets of Johannesburg’s emerging ‘Maker Precincts’ -- Maboneng & Tshimologong. The goal is to celebrate the relentless ingenuity of South Africa as part of Africa’s Maker Movement. Attendees t...

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Tullow Oil Invests $6mil in Global Scholarship Programme

The Tullow Group Scholarship Scheme (TGSS), now in its fourth year, is sponsoring over 110 scholars in Oil & Gas related postgraduate degrees. Scholars will begin their studies this September at leading universities in the UK, France and Ireland. Tullow supports scholars from a range of countries where we have operations, including Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Côte d’Ivoire, Mauritania, Suriname, ...

04 Sep 1:30 PM 0 Read More...
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