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Nigeria Can Reach 100% Renewable Energy By 2060 And Cut Energy Costs By 74% In The Process – Finds Wärtsilä?report

Oct. 28, 2022

As Nigeria seeks to take the lead in climate action whilst meeting the nation’s growing energy needs and securing universal access to electricity for its population, it becomes crucial to building a data-driven and cost-effective … read more


COP27 Provides A Once-In-A-Generation Opportunity To Lay Foundations For Africa’s Clean Energy Future – Finds Wärtsilä Report

Oct. 28, 2022

The report demonstrates that replacing coal with renewable energy combined with flexibility from engines and energy storage is the most effective way to reduce energy costs, increase energy access and improve reliability. read more


Mastercard And Cellulant Partner To Empower Millions Of Consumers Across Africa To Join The Global Digital Commerce Market

Oct. 27, 2022

The partnership will enable customers to pay globally with a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to the Cellulant ( wallet, Tingg; Mastercard’s technology will enable consumers to shop online with or without a bank account, … read more

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Institut Pasteur de Dakar To Manufacture Affordable Measles And Rubella Vaccine

Oct. 24, 2022

Technology transfer of the MR vaccine is supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in collaboration with Batavia Biosciences and the Univercells Group read more


Africa: Five Ways Science, Technology And Innovation Are Helping To Transform The World's Agrifood Systems

Oct. 19, 2022

By 2050 it is estimated that the global population will surpass nine billion, with urban people growing and rural populations declining. Although total food production might be sufficient to feed such a growing population, there … read more

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MEST Africa Challenge 2022: Here Are The Shortlisted Startups Going Into The Regional Competition Stage

Oct. 06, 2022

MEST Africa has announced a shortlist of 36 qualified technology startups from 5 African countries who will be going into the regional pitch competition stage of the 2022 MEST Africa Challenge. read more