EIB Provides U.S.$15 Million for Egypt Mid-Cap Fund

[PR Newswire] Luxembourg -The European Investment Bank has signed an agreement to invest USD 15 million in Egypt Mid-Cap, a generalist private equity fund targeting growth capital investments in small and medium-sized private companies located in Egypt…

[PR Newswire] Luxembourg -The European Investment Bank has signed an agreement to invest USD 15 million in Egypt Mid-Cap, a generalist private equity fund targeting growth capital investments in small and medium-sized private companies located in Egypt. The fund has attracted USD 85 million of commitments, including USD 70 million from other international and local co-investors. This is the first EIB operation signed in Egypt under the Risk Capital Facility for the Southern Neighbourhood Countries and the first investment in an Egy

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Flood From Overflowing River Niger Sacks 500 Students in Delta

[Guardian] Asaba -Over 500 students of Government College at Bomadi, Bomadi local council of Delta State have been displaced by a raging floodwater from River Niger, which has overflowed its bank.

[Guardian] Asaba -Over 500 students of Government College at Bomadi, Bomadi local council of Delta State have been displaced by a raging floodwater from River Niger, which has overflowed its bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government At All Levels Urged to Develop Robust Justice System to Fight Sexual Violence

[This Day] Following wide spread of rape and other forms of sexual violence in Nigeria, government at all levels have been advised to develop strong justice system to tackle the social menace in the country.

[This Day] Following wide spread of rape and other forms of sexual violence in Nigeria, government at all levels have been advised to develop strong justice system to tackle the social menace in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Change of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Congo – Dr John Murton

[PR Newswire] London -Dr John Murton is appointed Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and non-resident Ambassador to the Republic of the Congo.

[PR Newswire] London -Dr John Murton is appointed Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and non-resident Ambassador to the Republic of the Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

INEC to Recruit 20,000 Personnel for Anambra Governorship Poll

[Guardian] Awka -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it would deploy about 20,000 personnel for a successful governorship election in Anambra State.

[Guardian] Awka -The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it would deploy about 20,000 personnel for a successful governorship election in Anambra State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Co-Op Bank Appoints New Board Chairman

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Co-operative Bank of Kenya Board of Directors has appointed John Murugu as the new chairman of the bank taking over from Stanley Muchiri, who is retiring after attaining the set retirement age.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Co-operative Bank of Kenya Board of Directors has appointed John Murugu as the new chairman of the bank taking over from Stanley Muchiri, who is retiring after attaining the set retirement age.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Do Not Compromise Food Security – President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stressed the need to curb illegal fishing methods and the over-exploitation of Ghana’s marine resources in order not to compromise the country’s food security.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stressed the need to curb illegal fishing methods and the over-exploitation of Ghana's marine resources in order not to compromise the country's food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana