Arsenal Football Club and African mobile network operator Airtel have today signed a three-year partnership agreement. The deal provides Airtel with the opportunity to utilise the Club’s merchandising, hospitality and content rights in five countries, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Uganda and Rwanda.
Representatives of original and pioneering initiatives in education are invited to apply for the 2012 WISE Awards which will be presented to six successful projects at the 2012 WISE Summit, November 13-15,in Doha, Qatar.
H.E. First Vice President of the Republic of Burundi Therence Sinunguruza today launched the 3rd Edition of Doing Business in the East African Community 2012 Report at the Source du Nil Hotel in Bujumbura, Burundi with a call to the EAC Partner States to collectively engage in creating conducive environment for creating and growth of businesses and the private sector in the bloc.
China’s largest trade fair takes on greater role in global economic downturn. The Canton Fair is the largest trade fair in China, drawing the best of Chinese manufacturers and more than 2,000 foreign companies from over 50 countries every year, including the US, Japan, Germany, Italy and the UK.
The Ministers in charge of Humanitarian Affairs of the ECOWAS member states have considered and adopted the policy of the humanitarian organization and its action plan during the ministerial meeting held Friday, 9thMarch, 2012 in Cotonou, Benin.
A three day meeting convened today at the Hotel La Chandelier in Bujumbura, Burundi; bringing together regional industrialization experts with the objective of formulating an Action Plan for the implementation of the EAC Industrialization Policy and Strategy.
The Board and Executive of the national Association of Concerned Africa Scholars (ACAS) today called on the U.S. government to give more attention to supporting the African Union of 54 nations in negotiating for peace in the militia‐torn areas of East and Central Africa.
The EAC Sectoral Council on Trade, Industry, Finance and Investment is underway at the Arusha International Conference Centre in Arusha, Tanzania.
Human Rights Day will be commemorated on 21st March 2012 at the Walter Sisulu Square, in Kliptown Soweto. The President of the Republic of South Africa, JG Zuma, will deliver a Public Lecture.