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Beyond vaccine hesitancy: It’s time for Africa to expand its vaccine manufacturing capacity amid growing COVID-19 vaccine nationalism

In The Lancet Microbe, Paul Adepoju provides a report 1 Africa is preparing for COVID-19 vaccines. on Africa’s delay in the global race to roll out mass vaccination against COVID-19. This race is unprecedented and characterized by high-income countries adopting strategies such as pre-ordering millions of doses before COVID-19 vaccines …

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The ALYI EV pilot in Africa benefits from IQST and the UN

Dallas, Texas, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Alternet Systems, Inc. (OTC Pink: ALYI) today released a management update after performing a scheduled review of its electric motorcycle development program last week with the dedicated design team of MODUS Applied Innovations. The review and corresponding update include details of iQSTEL’s …

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Lions loan rivals Hacjivah Dayimani and Wiehahn Herbst to rivals

the Lions announced they have loaned term Hacjivah Dayimani and Wiehahn Herbst to his fellow First Division Currie Cup rivals, Western Province and the Sharks, respectively. In a move that will shock many, the Lions have confirmed that free forward Dayimani, as well as heavily traveled mainstay Herbst, are scheduled …

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Flint’s new DDA director is the first woman and the first African-American to hold the post

FLINT, MI – The Downtown Development Authority of Flint has hired a new executive director and made history in the process. Kiaira May, who worked at Quicken Loans and Bedrock Real Estate in Detroit, was unanimously appointed to the post by the DDA board of directors and began her work …

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Karen Comer Lowe appointed Executive Director of Hammonds House Museum, Atlanta institution known for its collection of African-American art

AN ATLANTA INSTITUTION with a formidable collection of black art, the Hammonds House Museum announced Karen comer lowe is its new managing director and first chief curator. Comer Lowe has a wide range of experiences in the Atlanta arts scene, having most recently served as director and curator at the …

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Nigeria records highest number of fintech app installs in Africa

The pandemic has radically transformed the way consumers interact with fintech and how it works. Fintechs have grown rapidly, thanks to digital transformation in 2020. Mobile apps have played a key role in transforming fintech across the globe, especially in regions with unbanked or underbanked populations. According to a report, …

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South African President Ramaphosa urges G7 countries to close Covid-19 funding gap

Ramaphosa, who joined a wealthy democracies club summit in England and addressed them on Saturday, said the G7 countries, which together account for more than half of global production, should support the accelerator of access to Covid-19 tools to plug the $ 16.8 billion funding gap for this year. “We …

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FACT SHEET: US and G7 + partners to deliver more than 2 billion vaccines globally

The United States and our G7 partners are mobilizing to defeat COVID-19 through historic funding, donations and capacity building, demonstrating how democracies can provide for our people and the world. This week in Cornwall, the United States and G7 + leaders announced more than a billion safe and effective COVID-19 …

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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumors: Besiktas prepares Awaziem’s ​​return to Super Lig

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumors and offers related to African stars around the world Besiktas prepares Awaziem’s ​​return to Super Lig Turkish champions Besiktas are looking to bring Nigerian defender Chidozie Awzaziem back to Super Lig. According to Ortacizgi, the Black Eagles are ready to pay € …

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South Sudan: New funding to address acute food insecurity and the locust crisis – South Sudan

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2021– South Sudan will benefit from two new projects totaling $ 116 million that aim to build the capacity of farmers, improve agricultural production and restore livelihoods and food security. South Sudan faces increasing levels of food insecurity despite increased production, with exceptionally high food prices limiting …

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