Press Releases

Flourish, New Venture Firm Focused on Impact Fintech, spins off from Omidyar Network

The evergreen fund launches with $200 million of existing assets under management and a new commitment of $300 million from Pierre Omidyar, the founder of eBay REDWOOD CITY, California, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Financial Inclusion Initiative at Omidyar Network announced it has spun off to launch Flourish, a new venture firm focused on backing entrepreneurs whose innovations […]

Press Releases

Globeleq collabore avec des partenaires pour agrandir la centrale d’Azito

ABIDJAN, Côte d’ivoire, 7 Mars, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, principal producteur d’énergie indépendant en Afrique, et IPS (West Africa), entreprise détenue par le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique, ont annoncé que leur filiale, Azito Energie SA, a signé un accord de concession avec le gouvernement de la Côte d’Ivoire. Cet accord permettra d’ajouter 250 MW […]

Press Releases

Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, Azito Energie SA, has signed an amended Concession Agreement with the Government of Côte d’Ivoire to add 250 MW to the existing Azito […]

General

Media Invitation: The South African Police Service (SAPS) invites members of the media to the celebration of International Women’s Day

The South African Police Service (SAPS) invites members of the media to the celebration of International Women’s Day.The theme for International Women’s Day (8 March) this year, Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change, puts innovation by women an…

Science

Man (30) murdered fatally shot at his home, suspects sought

NEW BRIGHTON: The 30-year-old man was shot and killed at his home in Mbilini Road, Kwazakele last night.At about 21:30 three suspects knocked on his front door and called him to open the door. When he opened the door he was shot 3 times by the suspects…

Production

Court grant forfeiture orders on hawks investigations

WESTERN CAPE � The National Head of the Hawks Lieutenant General Godfrey Lebeya has welcomed the Cape Town High Court decision to forfeit almost R420 000 worth of assets from alleged criminals in two unrelated cases.The Hawks’ Priority Crime Specialise…