Uganda Cuts Cost of COVID Test From $65 to $50

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Uganda has reduced the cost of a COVID-19 test from $65 to $50, a move welcomed by truck drivers in the East African region. Business had been brought to a standstill at the border between Kenya and Uganda, with trucks backed up over …

De Havilland Canada Delivers Two Dash 8-400 Aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines

The deliveries include the airline’s milestone 30th Dash 8-400 aircraft The Ethiopian flag carrier and its strategic airline partners continue to showcase the outstanding operational performance of the Dash 8 aircraft across Africa Images relating to this release are available at https://dehavilland.com/en/media TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (“De Havilland […]

ستيرلنج وويلسون: تشيد محطة توليد الطاقة الهجينة لتخزين الطاقة الشمسية في النيجر

 لاغوس، نيجيريا23 أكتوبر 2020 / شبكة بي آر نيوزواير الإخبارية PRNewswire / – أعلنت شركة ستيرلنج وويلسون الخاصة المحدودة (SWPL)، الشركة الهندية الرائدة في مجال الهندسة والمشتريات والبناء (EPC)، اليوم أن قسم تخزين الطاقة الهجينة (HES) يتمتع بعقد شراكة تحالف مع شركة إي بي سي فيرجنت الفرنسية، وشركة إس إن إس نيجر، بموجب عقد الهندسة والمشتريات […]

Czech PM Demands Health Minister Resign for Violating COVID-19 Restrictions

A political standoff is brewing in the Czech Republic where the health minister has refused to resign after pictures were published of him eating in a Prague restaurant closed under COVID-19 regulations. Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis Friday called …

UN Chief Calls for More Coordinated Global Efforts to Fight COVID

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said it was very unfortunate that the 20 major industrialized nations did not come together in March, as he suggested then, to establish a coordinated response to suppress COVID-19 worldwide.In an inter…

Recovery Stimulus Can Chart the Way for Resilient Economies in Sub-Saharan Africa

BOULDER, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) released its latest report that describes six core principles of stimulus and recovery that should guide the sub-Saharan Africa responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic crisis. Together, the principles in the paper are a framework for governments, development partners and the local […]