Press Releases

Roche enters partnership with Jhpiego to improve cervical and breast cancer outcomes for women in resource-constrained countries

Roche and Jhpiego are supporting the implementation of sustainable cervical and breast cancer programs through a new partnership designed to meet the needs of underserved women and patients in low-resource settings, where the disease burden is highest. The collaboration aims to increase access to quality screening, early detection, diagnostics and treatment in order to help […]

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Huawei Cloud Pledges to Build Global Startup Ecosystem, to Enable 10,000 High-Potential Startups in Three Years

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, at the Huawei Cloud Global Startup Founders Summit held in Shenzhen, Huawei Cloud announced their commitment to building a global startup ecosystem and three key initiatives to accelerate startup growth: an innovative cloud platform, startup acceleration programs, and business resources. Joined by several veteran venture capitalists, they […]

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Madison Realty Capital Originates $85 Million Loan for Luxury Condominiums on Fisher Island in Miami, Florida

Loan Facilitates Acquisition of Last Remaining Development Site on Exclusive Island NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Realty Capital, a vertically integrated real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity investment strategies, today announced that it has provided an $85 million loan to The Related Group (“Related”), BH Group, Teddy […]

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Heart Aerospace unveils new airplane design, confirms Air Canada and Saab as new shareholders

Swedish electric airplane maker Heart Aerospace today unveiled significant design updates to its first electric aircraft and confirmed Air Canada, one of North America’s largest airlines and Saab, the Swedish aerospace and defense- company, as new minority shareholders. Gothenburg, Sweden, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Swedish electric airplane maker Heart Aerospace today unveiled significant […]

Athletic

Ex-Remo Stars Striker Rafiu Unveiled By NK Maribor

Former Remo Stars striker Rafiu Ishaq Kayode has joined Slovenian club NK Maribor. The 22-year old signed a three-year contract with the Eastern European club side. “I’m excited to be here finally. It took a very long time, but I am happy that I became part of NK Maribor,” he said. “This is indeed another step […]

Governance

NAN calls for review of its establishment act

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has called on the National Assembly for the review of its Establishment Act, to ensure optimal performance and enhance its revenue generation. Mr Buki Ponle, the Managing Director, NAN, made the call at day interactive session on 2022-2025 MTEF-FSP, organised by the Senate Committee on Finance in Abuja on […]

Human Rights

CSO tasks political parties on regular audit reports to INEC

The Electoral Forum, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) to compel political parties to present regular audit reports of their accounts, in line with the provisions of the law. This is contained in a communiqué issued and signed by Prof. Adebayo Olukoshi, the Chairman, The Electoral Forum, at the end […]

Arts-Culture and Entertainment

2,500 trumpeters, clerics set to perform in Abuja concert

The Christ Apostolic Church says no fewer than 2,500 trumpeters and some clerics will attend its National Praise Concert on Friday, in Abuja. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by the the church’s General Evangelist, Prophet Hezekiah  Oladeji. According to the statement, more than 3,000 renowned gospel musicians, trumpeters and some clerics, […]

Governance

APC supporters stage solidarity walk for Tinubu/Shettima in Ibadan

Supporters of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, in Oyo State staged a Solidarity Walk to rally support for him in Ibadan on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the walk led by Isaac Kekemeke, the APC National Vice-Chairman (South-West) and the Oyo State APC Chairman, Isaac Omodewu, […]

Governance

El-Rufai hails military’s offensive against terrorists

Gov. Nasir El-rufai of Kaduna State has applauded security agencies for mounting sustained offensive against terrorists, kidnappers and other criminals in the state. The governor made the commendation on Wednesday in Kaduna while declaring open the 4th edition of Kaduna Book and Art Festival. “In the last six weeks there has been improved offensive operation […]