Daily Archives: February 26, 2020

#AfricaNoFilter Announces Expanded Collaborative Funding, Introduces New Executive Director

Nigeria’s Access Bank among global group of funders and partners Incoming Executive Director Moky Makura brings Pan-African communication and foundation expertise to established narrative-building program JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — #AfricaNoFilter — a multi-partner collaborative seeking to amplify African voices and reimagine deep-rooted narratives about the African continent – launched today with an expanding group of […]

#AfricaNoFilter Announces Expanded Collaborative Funding, Introduces New Executive Director

Nigeria’s Access Bank among global group of funders and partners Incoming Executive Director Moky Makura brings Pan-African communication and foundation expertise to established narrative-building program JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — #AfricaNoFilter — a multi-partner collaborative seeking to amplify African voices and reimagine deep-rooted narratives about the African continent – launched today with an expanding group of […]

Viettel announces offical fanpages to protect customers from online frauds

HANOI, Vietnam, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Viettel Groups are working with Facebook to verify 26 official Facebook fanpages of the group. Currently there are 24 offical fanpages verified with Facebook’s Blue Verification Badge, including the group’s offical page and those of its member companies across Asia, Africa and South America. Two pages with pending […]

Islamic State Stepping Up Attacks in Mozambique

WASHINGTON – Militants affiliated with the Islamic State terror group have increased their attacks in recent weeks against security forces and civilians in the restive northern region of Mozambique.This week, IS announced via its Amaq News Agency that …

South African Gymnast Going for More than Gold in Tokyo Olympics

JOHANNESBURG – South African gymnast Caitlin Rooskrantz is going for the gold and more. She wants to put gymnastics on the South African athletic map. Elite gymnastics is uncommon in this part of the world, and is dwarfed in popularity by sports like…

CPLP reaffirms commitment to human rights protection

Speaking at the opening of the 43rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), on behalf of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries, the official said that CPLP has among its objectives to promote cooperation in all areas, includi…