Press Releases

Morrow Sodali Strengthens Its Market Leading Position With New Australian Acquisition

Acquisition of key Australian financial communications and investor relations player, Citadel-MAGNUS will drive rapid growth and significant expansion NEW YORK, Nov. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Morrow Sodali, the world’s leading shareholder engagement and governance advisory firm, announced today the acquisition of Australian financial communications and investor relations agency, Citadel-MAGNUS, its first since TPG Growth […]

Press Releases

PowerChina’s Sustainable development in Africa

BEIJING, Nov. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Power Construction Corporation of China (PowerChina) is actively participating in the “Belt and Road” initiative in Africa, responding to the planning and demand of African countries. Promoting the localization  At PowerChina, African staff plays a significant role. Employment is a key issue in African countries, especially women’s right to […]

Press Releases

PowerChina’s Sustainable development in Africa

BEIJING, Nov. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Power Construction Corporation of China (PowerChina) is actively participating in the “Belt and Road” initiative in Africa, responding to the planning and demand of African countries. Promoting the localization  At PowerChina, African staff plays a significant role. Employment is a key issue in African countries, especially women’s right to […]

Press Releases

COP27 needs a tremendous focus on action, Commonwealth of Dominica looking to share scalable solutions

Roseau, Nov. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — There are a few days left until COP27 takes place in the Egyptian city of Sharm El-Sheikh from 6 to 18 November and the Commonwealth of Dominica, like many nations around the world, will be watching to see if this summit finally brings action and implementation of proposals […]

Governance

Cameroon Reports Influx of Nigerians Fleeing Boko Haram Attacks

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON — Cameroon says more than 1,000 Nigerians have crossed the country’s border in the past three weeks – fleeing attacks by Boko Haram militants in northeast Borno state. Cameroon’s overcrowded camps are struggling to feed the displaced Nigerians as the country is also dealing with an outbreak of cholera. Cameroon’s military says the Nigerians […]

Governance

UN Weekly Roundup: Oct. 31-Nov. 4, 2022

Warring sides in northern Ethiopia agree to cease-fire The Federal Government of Ethiopia and the Tigray People’s Liberation Front signed a Permanent Cessation of Hostilities on Wednesday, giving hope to millions that two years of war, displacement and severe hunger could come to an end. The agreement was signed in Pretoria, South Africa. The African Union played […]

Medicine

Flood: Red Cross Seeks Support For Victims

The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) has called for support to raise 13 million Swiss Francs in emergency funds to address flooding in Nigeria. Abubakar Kende, Secretary-General, NRCS represented by Mr Benson Agbro, the Director of Disaster Management of the society made the call in Abuja on Thursday at a news briefing. He said that […]

Medicine

Cross River State’s Children Under 5 Years Receive Measles Vaccines

Children below the age of five have started to receive measles vaccines in Cross River State, southern Nigeria as the cases surges within and outside the country. The World Health Organization, WHO, reported that Nigeria is one of the top 5 countries with rising cases of measles in the past 12 months due to the […]

Athletic

Coach Yusuf Selects 18-Man Squad For Costa Rica Friendly

Coach Salisu Yusuf has picked goalkeeper Kayode Bankole, utility player Dominion Ohaka and midfielder Afeez Nosiru as part of an 18-man squad to feature for Nigeria against the A team of Costa Rica, in an international friendly in San Jose next week. The Super Eagles team will confront the Senior National Team of Costa Rica […]

Athletic

‘Focus On Football’, FIFA Appeals To World Cup Nations

FIFA have written to the participating World Cup nations, appealing with them to “focus on the football” in Qatar, and not let the sport be dragged into ideological or political battles. The letter from FIFA president Gianni Infantino and the governing body’s secretary general Fatma Samoura follows a number of protests made by World Cup teams, on […]