Funding for developing solar power solutions in Africa must move up the global agenda if the continent is to be able to withstand current and ... future pandemics, Zola Electric CEO Bill Lenihan tells The Africa Report.
Director of the Africa CDC, the Cameroonian virologist John Nkengasong is the main coordinator of the fight against Covid-19 on the continent ... and the African Union’s representative on this matter. He insists on the need to stop being dependent on other countries in matters of public health. That starts with the push to procure vaccines.
South Africa’s largest general insurer Santam, which has finally acknowledged that it is liable for business interruption claims filed by policyholders ... as a result of COVID-19, says it will offer hospitality and leisure customers a “full and final” settlement to cover three months of losses.
The latest round of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) talks wrapped up on the evening of 10 January after reaching another stalemate. But ... one thing that did become apparent was the changing dynamics between Sudan and Ethiopia.