the musical selection of “World Africa” #136

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical releases from or inspired by the continent. This week, heading to Algeria with Sofiane Saidi, Mehdi Haddab and Rodolphe Burger; Egypt with Abdullah Miniawy and the musicians of Le Cri du Caire; Morocco with Malika Zarra, with the complicity of Alune Wade. “One Two Three,” by … Read more

THE BALL – Benfica’s likely eleven in Arouca (Liga)

Cold night in Arouca. This is certainly what awaits Benfica in today’s trip, at 21.15 hours, to the village in the district of Aveiro, located in Serra da Freita. The estimated temperature for the game time points to three degrees, but it is quite possible that the thermal sensation is much lower. A freezing night… … Read more

Africa can produce 50 million tonnes of green hydrogen per year cost-competitive with oil: report

(Ecofin Agency) – By harnessing its enormous solar potential, the continent could produce green hydrogen at low cost and on a large scale to meet local demand and become a major player in the global decarbonized energy market. Africa has the capacity to produce 50 million tonnes of green hydrogen each year by 2035 at … Read more

New medical research calls for investigating the safety of taking melatonin supplements

Whether your sleep struggles are caused by anxiety, jet lag, or a chronic sleep condition, most of us have had trouble getting quality sleep at some point in our lives. This can make many of us need help getting a good night’s sleep, whether it be traditional or natural remedies.Unfortunately, recent research has linked prescription … Read more

two sculptors challenge ecology with a giant plastic lion

Published on : 30/01/2023 – 14:38 A monumental lion in recycled plastics: this is the bet of a duo of Franco-Guinean sculptors currently in residence in Dakar. Mamady Kanté and Fabien Borde want to pay tribute to this animal symbol of Senegal, but above all to challenge the viewer on the state of the planet. … Read more

Belhasa Innovations supports businesses in the Middle East and Africa through technological innovations

BI& is a new platform for business development and technology solutions in the Middle East and Africa that provides solutions and services that help governments and companies grow in the context of digital transformation. The company, which has its headquarters in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates, aims to contribute to the economic advancement in … Read more

Visa is committed to an efficient money transfer process and financial inclusion in Africa

Global payments technology company, Visa, has reaffirmed its commitment to improving the platform for efficiency and financial inclusion in Nigeria and other countries in sub-Saharan Africa. According to the company, in an increasingly digital and connected world, consumer demand for fast and convenient access to funds is creating opportunities for cross-border person-to-person money transfers. Visa … Read more

Abiola Bawuah becomes the first female CEO of UBA Africa

Lagos, January 30, 2023: The Board of Directors of United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA Plc) has announced the appointment of Ms. Abiola Bawuah as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of UBA Africa. Ms Bawuah will also join the group’s board of directors as an executive director, overseeing the group’s operations on the African continent, outside … Read more