Press Releases

Acumen Closes $58 Million Impact Fund, the First to Drive Climate Adaptation for Smallholder Farmers

The Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) seeks to build an ecosystem of agribusinesses that improve farmers’ livelihoods and build their resilience to climate change. Nairobi, Kenya, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) closed on June 30 at $58 million. This first-of-its-kind equity fund provides critical capital to support African […]

Press Releases

Sanaag Specialty Hospital Opens Doors In Somaliland

Hospital backed by doTERRA Healing Hands will provide sustainable, quality health care to hundreds of thousands across a remote African region PLEASANT GROVE, Utah and HARGEISA, Somaliland, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — doTERRA today announced the grand opening of Sanaag Specialty Hospital, located in Erigavo, the heart of Somaliland’s Frankincense resin harvesting region. The hospital […]

Press Releases

ISW Holdings Lands Significant Hosting/Mining Agreement with Global Leader Bitmain to Launch Phase One at New Georgia Cryptocurrency Mining Operation

LAS VEGAS, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — ISW Holdings, Inc. (OTC: ISWH) (“ISW Holdings” or the “Company”), a global brand management holdings company, is excited to announce the signing of a cryptocurrency mining hosting agreement (the “Agreement”) with Bitmain Technologies (“Bitmain”), the world’s leading producer of cryptocurrency mining hardware and a […]

Press Releases

ISW Holdings Fecha Contrato Importante de Hospedagem/Mineração com o Líder Global Bitmain para o Lançamento da Fase Um da Nova Operação de Mineração de Criptomoedas na Geórgia

LAS VEGAS, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — A ISW Holdings, Inc. (OTC: ISWH) (“ISW Holdings” ou a “Empresa”), uma empresa global de gestão de marcas, tem o prazer de anunciar a assinatura de um contrato de hospedagem de mineração de criptomoedas (o “Contrato”) com a Bitmain Technologies (“Bitmain”), o principal produtor […]

Trading

South African Port Operator Declares Force Majeure At Key Terminals

South Africa’s state-owned ports and freight-rail company, Transnet SOC Ltd., has declared force majeure at the country’s key container terminals after disruptions caused by a cyber attack five days ago. Force majeure is an unanticipated or uncontrollable event that releases a company from fulfilling contractual obligations. The measure covers the Durban, Ngqura, Port Elizabeth and […]

Governance

APC Governors Commend Ebonyi Governor

The Forum of governors in Nigeria’s governing party the All Progressives Congress, APC has commended the Ebonyi state governor, David Umahi for his insightful contributions to the party since he joined the APC. The Chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum, PGF and Governor of Kebbi State, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu made the commendation while felicitating with […]

General

APC Promises To Support INEC Innovations

Nigeria’s ruling Party the All Progressives Congress, APC says it will continue to support constitutionally-backed innovations by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Party’s National Secretary, Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee, CECPC, Senator John Akpanudoedehe, gave the assurance in a statement in Abuja. “Under President Muhammadu Buhari, every election conducted in the country […]

Governance

Lagos Governor Swears–In Newly Elected Council Chairmen

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has officially, sworn-in the newly elected 57 council chairmen comprising of 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs in the state. The Chairmen were elected in the last Saturday, July 24, council polls held across the state which was marred with voter apathy. Sanwo-Olu, speaking at the ceremony, held at the Lagos […]