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L’adoption de l’intelligence artificielle SOPHiA par les hôpitaux africains

L’adoption de l’intelligence artificielle SOPHiA par les hôpitaux africains

Sophia Genetics , leader mondial de la médecine basée sur les données, a dévoilé le 24 mars 2017 depuis la Réunion Annuelle du Collège Américain de Génétique et de Génomique Médicale (ACMG) à Phoenix, la liste des hôpitaux africains qui utilisent dès à présent SOPHiA, l’intelligence artificielle développée par l’entreprise, dans leurs examens médicaux afin d’améliorer le diagnostic et les ... Lire la suite »

Le Groupe Dangote lance une collecte de fonds pour The Africa Centre de New York

Le Groupe Dangote lance une collecte de fonds pour The Africa Centre de New York

Halima Aliko Dangote a récemment été nommé président du Africa Center de New York (www.TheAfricaCenter.org) afin d’assumer la responsabilité principale de lever des capitaux pour le Centre. L’objectif est de réunir des fonds permettant d’achever le bâtiment du Centre à New York. En 2017, trois collectes de fonds seront organisées dans le but d’atteindre cet objectif, l’une d’entre elles étant ... Lire la suite »

South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea Begin ‘Deep and Lasting Collaboration’ on Oil and Gas

South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea Begin ‘Deep and Lasting Collaboration’ on Oil and Gas

South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea announced an historic partnership today in Juba, setting out the terms for a strong bilateral relationship between the African oil and gas producers. 0 Lire la suite »

Dakar accueille la plus grande réunion syndicale en Afrique de l’Ouest

Dakar accueille la plus grande réunion syndicale en Afrique de l’Ouest

Plus de cinq cents dirigeants syndicaux venus de toute l’Afrique et au-delà se réunissent cette semaine à Dakar, Sénégal, pour la 4e Conférence d’UNI Africa (http://ForwardForANewAfrica.org). 0 Lire la suite »

L’Atelier Art Competition presents life-changing opportunities for artists in 10 African countries

L’Atelier Art Competition presents life-changing opportunities for artists in 10 African countries

The power of the L’Atelier art competition (www.LAtelierCompetition.com) to open doors for young, emerging artists and provide them with a platform to share their art with the world, is highlighted in a new short film on L’Atelier Merit Award winner, Collen Maswanganyi. 0 Lire la suite »

Mastercard partners with Mobile Money Africa

Mastercard partners with Mobile Money Africa

Leading digital payment solutions provider, Mastercard (www.Mastercard.com), has been unveiled as the headline sponsor of the 6th Edition of the CashlessAfrica Conference and Expo (http://CashlessAfrica.com). The event is organised by Mobile Money Africa and is scheduled for 22 to 23 March, at the Oriental Hotel, Lekki in Lagos, Nigeria. 0 Lire la suite »

Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp awarded by Africa’s First Female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp awarded by Africa’s First Female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Merck (www.MerckGroup.com), a leading science and technology company, has announced today that H.E. President of the Republic of Liberia and Africa’s First Female Head of State Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has awarded a ‘Medal of Honour’ to Prof. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, Chairman of Executive Board and Family Board of E. Merck KG in recognition of Merck’s efforts to empower African women ... Lire la suite »

Dangote Salt, NAFDAC collaborate to sanitize food market

Dangote Salt, NAFDAC collaborate to sanitize food market

The management of Dangote Salt and the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) have expressed their readiness to collaborate and corroborate efforts to rid the food market of unwholesome practices by unscrupulous traders. 0 Lire la suite »

Liberated Africa: Pathways to Self-Transformational Development

Liberated Africa: Pathways to Self-Transformational Development

In the period since independence in the 1950s, Africa has undergone profound social, cultural, economic and political changes. Some inherited and historically rootless colonialist political and social systems have collapsed, been transcended and reconstituted. 0 Lire la suite »

IOM, the United Nations Migration Agency launches campaign to inform African migrants

IOM, the United Nations Migration Agency launches campaign to inform African migrants

So far in 2017, 19,567 migrants arrived by sea to Italy and after the latest shipwreck this past weekend, 521 have died at sea – 50 more compared to the same period in 2016. The majority of these migrants are from Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Guinea, Senegal and Gambia – same as in 2016. 0 Lire la suite »

MAN Diesel & Turbo forme le personnel des centrales électriques au Gabon

MAN Diesel & Turbo forme le personnel des centrales électriques au Gabon

MAN Diesel & Turbo (www.MANDieselTurbo.com) a signé un contrat de formation avec la Société de patrimoine du service public de l’eau potable, de l’énergie électrique et de l’assainissement du Gabon, pour former le personnel de la centrale de Cap Lopez, située près de Port Gentil. 0 Lire la suite »

Access Power lance l’édition 2017 du concours Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) avec le soutien de Power Africa

Access Power lance l’édition 2017 du concours Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) avec le soutien de Power Africa

Access Power (www.Access-Power.com), développeur, propriétaire et exploitant de projets énergétiques sur les marchés émergents et partenaire de Power Africa, a annoncé le 8 mars 2017 le lancement de l’ACF 2017, la troisième édition de la plateforme de financement et de soutien des projets d’énergie renouvelable en Afrique. 0 Lire la suite »

GE Partners with The Tony Elumelu Foundation on Lagos Garage

GE Partners with The Tony Elumelu Foundation on Lagos Garage

Leading multinational, General Electric and leading entrepreneurship The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) (www.TonyElumeluFoundation.org) have announced a partnership that would allow up to 25 Tony Elumelu EF Entrepreneurs to participate in a dedicated 4-week advanced manufacturing training program every year at GE’s Lagos Garage – a hub for advanced manufacturing-based innovation, strategy development, idea generation and collaboration. 0 Lire la suite »

Oranto Launches $500-Million Oil Exploration Campaign in South Sudan

Oranto Launches $500-Million Oil Exploration Campaign in South Sudan

Oranto Petroleum will invest $500 million to develop South Sudan’s Block B3, launching a comprehensive exploration campaign starting immediately. The Ministry of Petroleum and Oranto Petroleum Company, South Sudan signed the exploration and production sharing agreement for the block today in Juba. 0 Lire la suite »