Daily Archives: February 5, 2020

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Dedicates Additional Funding to the Novel Coronavirus Response

The foundation will provide up to $100 million to improve detection, isolation and treatment efforts; protect at-risk populations in Africa and South Asia; and accelerate the development of vaccines, drugs and diagnostics. SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced that it will immediately commit up to $100 million for […]

S. African national parks declare war on poachers

Kruger National Park (KNP) general manager Isaac Phaahla briefed the media about the interventions they are putting in place to fight poaching.He told Xinhua that they have employed a retired military general to train the rangers to fight poaching. The…

Report: Africa Delivers Largest Profits on Investment

LONDON – British companies have made bigger profits investing in Africa than in any other region of the world, according to a new report from the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), which urges firms to seek profits on the continent rather than seein…