Press Releases

ACAMS Africa Conference Spotlights Rising Threats and Recommended Best Practices for AFC Professionals

Subject-matter experts from the Egmont Group, GIABA, OFAC, and other organizations to address evolving AML and sanctions expectations for financial institutions MIAMI, Nov. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As part of its efforts to support anti-money laundering (AML) professionals and strengthen financial inclusion around the world, ACAMS will host a virtual training and networking event […]

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Hisense lance de nouvelles barres de son et de nouveaux haut-parleurs en Afrique du Sud, pour une expérience d’écoute d’un niveau supérieur

CAPE TOWN, Afrique du Sud, 2 novembre 2022/PRNewswire/ — Hisense, fabricant de produits électroniques de premier plan, a annoncé que la société apporte en Afrique du Sud une nouvelle gamme de produits destinés à améliorer l’expérience d’écoute. Les trois produits : HP100 Speaker pour la musique de fête, Dolby Atmos® AX5100G et AX3100G Soundbar pour le divertissement de niveau de […]

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Orders for the Eviation Alice Pass US$ 2 Billion

Order Book for the World’s First Flight-Tested All-Electric Passenger Airplane Passes Major Milestone ARLINGTON, Wash., Nov. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Eviation Aircraft, a manufacturer of all-electric aircraft, today announced that the order book for its world-leading nine-seater all-electric Alice airplane has passed a total value of US$ 2 billion. The Eviation Alice conducted its first flight […]

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CCTV+: Lyrics of In the Name of Youth

BEIJING, Nov. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Ruijin, the cradle of the People’s Republic of China, has created countless firsts in history. Songping Village is a historic site. On a wall, there wrote a few essays, rough in lines but tender in style, appearing to be doodles of pupils. In fact, these essays were written by […]

Trading

Chinese Ambassador seeks deeper Edo-China relations as Obaseki urges more investment in Agric, Industry

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Tuesday hosted the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Cui Jianchun and his wife Liang Jianchun to a State Dinner at Government House, Benin City, and took the opportunity to lay out areas of more partnerships between Edo State and Beijing. Mr. Obaseki praised the Chinese community […]

General

IDP Camp Closures Deepen Desperation in Northeast Nigeria, Rights Group Says

ABUJA, NIGERIA — The closure of camps for people displaced by Islamist militants in Nigeria’s Borno state has pushed more than 200,000 people into extreme poverty, a rights group says. The 59-page report by Human Rights Watch was released Wednesday, more than one year after Borno state authorities began shutting down IDP camps in the […]

General

The Tourism Potential of Benin City Master Plan

Nations of the world like the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, amongst others are said to be developed because of their systematic approach towards infrastructural development. This has undoubtedly made them models of reference in tourism across the globe. The role of infrastructure in the development of the tourism sector in […]

General

NNPC, partners resolve Addax dispute amicably

The protracted dispute on Oil Mining Leases (OMLs) 123/124, 126/137, operated by Addax Petroleum Nigeria Limited, has finally been laid to rest, paving the way for much-needed investment and growth of the oil blocks. Mr Garba Muhammad, Chief Corporate Communications Officer, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd) in a statement on Wednesday said the […]

Medicine

LASG is redesigning health facilities to boost medical tourism- Abayomi

The Lagos State Government has assured that the state-owned health facilities  would be redesigned and positioned for proper healthcare delivery as well as to boost medical tourism. Prof. Akin Abayomi, Lagos state Commissioner for Health, made the disclosure during the 18th AKWAABA Africa Travel and Tourism Market held in Lagos. Abayomi who spoke on the […]

General

2023 census e-portal now opened – NPC

Federal Commissioner, National Population Commission (NPC) in Oyo State, Dr Eyitayo Oyetunji, on Tuesday, said that the e-recruitment portal for the 2023 population and housing census had been opened. Oyetunji said at a news briefing in Ibadan that the portal was launched by the Chairman of NPC, Nasir Kwarra, at the commission’s headquarters on Oct. […]