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  1. World Organization for Animal Health approves South Africa developed diagnostic test for African horse sickness

    The World Organisation for Animal Health has approved a South African developed diagnostic test for African horse sickness (AHS), a potentially deadly horse disease.
  2. Madagascar joins Afreximbank as newest participating State

    Madagascar has become the latest country to join the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) as a participating state, according to information released by the continental trade finance institution.
  3. Etisalat launches mobile data solution, BlazeOn, in Nigeria

    Comptel Corporation has announced that Etisalat Nigeria is launching its time-based mobile data solution BlazeOn, powered by Comptel’s FWD solution, in the Nigerian market.
  4. South African Bankers commend Lagos Business School on International Executive Development Program

    South African Investment Bankers have lauded the Lagos Business School for hosting the International Executive Development Programme (IEDP) for the Banking Sector and Training Authority (BANKSETA).
  5. DP Solutions and Masdar to explore clean energy options for African ports

    Global trade enabler DP World and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, have signed an agreement to collaborate on clean energy solutions for DP World’s portfolio of ports in Africa and Middle East.
  6. [Ghana] Tigo to launch SuperSMS network with London-based telco, ONEm Communications

    Tigo Ghana will be the next mobile operator to launch its SuperSMS network in partnership with ONEm Communications, a London-based telco.
  7. [South Africa] MTN announces executive appointments in new operation efficiency strategy

    Telecommunication company MTN has made new management appointments as it seeks to boost operational efficiency and provide more in-depth commercial skills and experience.
  8. EAC member states sign CAADP Compact to transform Agriculture for inclusive economic development

    The EAC Partner States have signed Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) Compact as they champion agriculture as the engine of social and economic growth.
  9. [Egypt] Afreximbank issues $750m notes under EMTN programme

    The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has successfully closed a $750 million note under its Euro Medium Term Note programme.
  10. Zimbabwe launches Beef and Leather Value Chain Technical Assistance Project

    The official launch of Zimbabwe’s Support to Beef and Leather Value Chain Technical Assistance Project took place on June 15th, 2017 in Harare, attracting more than 100 participants.