Kumasi Hive Wants to Create Maker Start-Ups That Will Generate New Manufacturing Jobs – ” Ghana’s Got to Start to Add Value”

[Innovation in Africa] One of Ghana’s active maker spaces is the recently created Kumasi Hive in country’s second city. Russell Southwood spoke to co-founder Anna Lowe about its start-ups, the problem of finding angel investors and her desire to create…

[Innovation in Africa] One of Ghana's active maker spaces is the recently created Kumasi Hive in country's second city. Russell Southwood spoke to co-founder Anna Lowe about its start-ups, the problem of finding angel investors and her desire to create new manufacturing jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Yobo Studios Pioneers Short-Format Series Content for Broadcast and Online

[Balancing Act] London -If you’re a regular visitor to Discop Africa (the largest TV trade show in Africa), you may have noticed her. Or maybe you know ‘Zem’, her mini-TV series that was a hit in Africa and with the african diaspora.

[Balancing Act] London -If you're a regular visitor to Discop Africa (the largest TV trade show in Africa), you may have noticed her. Or maybe you know 'Zem', her mini-TV series that was a hit in Africa and with the african diaspora.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

19 Ships Discharging Petroleum Products, Other Commodities in Lagos

[Daily Trust] Nineteen ships are discharging petroleum products and other commodities at Apapa and Tin-Can Island Ports in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Friday.

[Daily Trust] Nineteen ships are discharging petroleum products and other commodities at Apapa and Tin-Can Island Ports in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

My Life Is in Danger, Says Opposition Leader

[East African] Burundi’s main opposition leader and Deputy Speaker of Parliament Agathon Rwasa has claimed his life is in danger following attacks of several of his supporters by unknown people.

[East African] Burundi's main opposition leader and Deputy Speaker of Parliament Agathon Rwasa has claimed his life is in danger following attacks of several of his supporters by unknown people.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

No Nuclear Energy Option – for Now At Least

[The Conversation Africa] A South African court has ruled that critical aspects of the country’s nuclear procurement process are illegal and unconstitutional. The outcome is a significant setback for a network of entities that had been aggressively pro…

[The Conversation Africa] A South African court has ruled that critical aspects of the country's nuclear procurement process are illegal and unconstitutional. The outcome is a significant setback for a network of entities that had been aggressively promoting a 9.6 GW nuclear expansion programme in the face of popular opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Task Team Established to Probe Murder of NUM Secretary

[SAPS] Following the recent killing of the Branch Secretary of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) at the Evander Gold Mine branch of the Pan Africanist Resources, Mduduzi Simelane (55), the Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieu…

[SAPS] Following the recent killing of the Branch Secretary of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) at the Evander Gold Mine branch of the Pan Africanist Resources, Mduduzi Simelane (55), the Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma has established a Task Team led by a senior officer, Lieutenant Colonel John Malope to probe the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Ruling On Zuma’s Nuclear Deal Is a Marker of South Africa’s Political Health

[The Conversation Africa] The South African government’s plan to bulldoze through a nuclear energy deal has been dealt what might be a fatal blow by the Cape Town High court which has declared the plan invalid. It found that the government had not foll…

[The Conversation Africa] The South African government's plan to bulldoze through a nuclear energy deal has been dealt what might be a fatal blow by the Cape Town High court which has declared the plan invalid. It found that the government had not followed due process in making the decision to pursue a nuclear power option, as well as in other critical areas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Forces Pulling Out From Rural Gorongosa

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi told reporters on Thursday that the government’s defence and security forces are pulling out of positions they occupied in the central district of Gorongosa during the recent low level insurrection by the…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi told reporters on Thursday that the government's defence and security forces are pulling out of positions they occupied in the central district of Gorongosa during the recent low level insurrection by the Renamo rebels.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique