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Why we Can’t Stop Xenophobic Attacks -S/African Defence Minister

Why We Can’t Stop Xenophobic Attacks – S/African Defence Minister

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, has said that South Africa’s government cannot stop the xenophobic attacks against foreigners because they were planned by criminals. In an interview with eNCA, Mapisa-Nqakula described South Africa as an angry nation and insisted that the government can’t prevent the ongoing violence. “The reality is that […]

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‘Daughters of Chibok’ Movie Wins Best VR Story at Venice International Film Festival

‘Daughters of Chibok’ Movie Wins Best VR Story at Venice International Film Festival

‘Daughters of Chibok,’ a Kachi Benson’s film, has won best Virtual Reality (VR) story at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. According to a report News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the film is a depiction of the April 2014 abduction of 276 female students from Government Secondary School in Chibok, […]

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Nigerian Government Commissions Africa’s Largest Off-Grid Power Station

Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, led a delegation for the official launch of a 7.1 MW solar hybrid plant at Bayero University in Kano State. The power plant is currently the largest off-grid power plant in Africa. It is designed to serve the 55,815 students and 3,077 university […]

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Accion Venture Lab Receives $33 Million Boost to Fund African Fintech Startups

Start-up investment initiative Accion Venture Lab has added $33 million to its initial capital, with the team estimating that up to 30% of this amount will go to emerging-market fintech startups in Africa. Launched in 2012 with a capital of $10 million US, Accion Venture Lab is a leading investor […]

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