Latest News for: Africa executives


Unlocking the potential of green hydrogen in Africa

Independent online (SA) 06 Dec 2023
Africa is a continent of significant competing needs ... The expanding landscape of hydrogen plants in Africa ... Catherine Koffman is the Group Executive Project Preparation at the Development Bank of Southern Africa. Catherine Koffman is the Group Executive Project Preparation at the Development Bank of Southern Africa.

MTN names Adadevoh as new group COO, appoints new Ghana CEO

Moneyweb 06 Dec 2023
Schulte-Bockum will continue to serve as a non-executive director on the boards of MTN South Africa, MTN Nigeria and Bayobab, its fibre business ... .

Towards sustainable diplomacy in Africa

B & FT Online 06 Dec 2023
In this interview, the B&FT’s Ebenezer Chike Adjei NJOKU delves into aDryada’s role in shaping sustainable diplomacy in Africa, focusing on the importance of governments prioritising biodiversity conservation with its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Fabio Ferrari (FF).

Interview: World Media Summit to deepen understanding of China-Africa cooperation, says Ghanaian media executive

Xinhua 05 Dec 2023
5 (Xinhua) -- The ongoing World Media Summit that has gathered dozens of African media representatives will enhance global media outlets' understanding of China-Africa cooperation, a Ghanaian media executive said ... World Media Summit to deepen understanding of China-Africa cooperation, says Ghanaian media executive.

Defeating terrorist groups in Africa is focus of conference hosted by US special operators

Stars and Stripes 05 Dec 2023
During his visit to Germany, Bokwe will share his experiences with other special operators from militaries across Africa ... Special Operations Command Africa is hosting the conference ... Special Operations Command Africa leader Rear Adm ... The conference brings together militaries from across Africa to discuss how to counter violent extremist threats.

STA drives sustainability actions and foster collaboration at COP28

Gulf Today 05 Dec 2023
In his remarks, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of DP World, highlighted cost-efficient logistics solutions from Africa and the significance of sustainability in inter-African trade. Walid Hareb Alfalahi, CEO of UAE Trade centre said “The immense potential across various sectors in Africa knows no bounds.

Multi-Party Charter says it didn’t discuss Jardine as  presidential candidate

Mail Guardian South Africa 05 Dec 2023
The Multi-Party Charter for South Africa (MPC) says it has capable leaders to run the country should it emerge as the victor in the 2024 elections. The charter was reacting to a Sunday Times report that businessman Roger Jardine met DA leaders for talks about becoming the face of the MPC and possibly South Africa’s next president.

AIS CEO shatters glass ceilings

B & FT Online 05 Dec 2023
Mrs Adelaide Siaw Agyepong, the Chief Executive Officer of the American International School (AIS), has secured the distinguished title of the 2023 Ultimate Woman of the Year in Education Management and International Relations at the Women’s Choice Africa Awards.

Lopang's sport leadership role grows bigger

Mmegi Online 05 Dec 2023
Dvorkovich nominated me to run for an executive board member position. My name was submitted along with a representative from Africa Badminton Association, Moneoang Jeanette Leshota from Leshota from Lesotho ... Lopang and Leshota were elected to occupy the two positions reserved for women representatives in the executive board.

Tanzania and the East African Community (EAC) at the centre of regional transmission expansion: Tanzania Energy Cooperation Summit 2024

Vietnam News 05 Dec 2023
"The 5th Tanzania Energy Cooperation Summit marks a pivotal moment for Africa's energy sector ... FACILITATING ENERGY INVESTMENT IN FAST-GROWING ECONOMIES - EnergyNet has produced investment forums and executive dialogues for Africa and Latin America's power sectors for the last 25 years - in Europe, the USA, Asia and across Africa and Latin America.

Polaris Signs Up to Bank’s PAPPS to Ease Customers’ Cross-border Payment

This Day 05 Dec 2023
The cross-border financial infrastructure initiated by Afreximbank empowers the bank’s existing and potential customers to execute trade and payments across Africa seamlessly ... that transactions are executed securely and in compliance with international regulations.  .

Funeral Homes and Funeral Services Market to grow by USD 27.48 billion from 2022 to ...

Longview News-Journal 05 Dec 2023
NEW YORK, Dec ... The funeral home and funeral services market is fragmented owing to the presence of many global and regional companies ... By Geography, the market is classified as Europe, North America, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa ... Details ... 5.72 ... Europe, North America, APAC, South America, and Middle East and Africa ... 1 Executive Summary.

NYFF Unveils $1.2m Grants for Youth-leadership Development 

This Day 05 Dec 2023
The LEAP Africa, a youth-focused leadership development organisation, has offered $1.2 million ... Speaking at the unveiling of the grant in Abuja on Monday, LEAP Africa’s Executive Director, Kehinde Ayeni, said the fund would be given to the youth groups over the next 12 months.

Centrica and Mitsubishi Power Europe forge path to sustainable energy

SAFETY4SEA 05 Dec 2023
The utilisation of low carbon ammonia as a clean and sustainable fuel source for power generation has the potential to provide security of supply while reducing greenhouse gas emissions ... ..Chris O’Shea, Group Chief Executive, Centrica said. Javier Cavada, President and CEO, Europe, Middle East and Africa at Mitsubishi Power stated ... ....

Exclusive: IG's South Africa CEO Leaves amid Global Workforce Reduction

Finance Magnates 04 Dec 2023
IGG) has axed Robert van Eyden from the role of its South Africa Chief Executive Officer as a part of its drive to reduce to 10 percent of the workforce, the London-headquartered brokerage confirmed to Finance Magnates ... van Eyden joined IG as the South Africa CEO in mid-2022.