WHO Study shows severe shortage of health workers in Africa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A severe shortage of health workers in Africa is undermining access to and provision of health services even though countries in...

Here’s how much Jubilee Holdings will pay in dividends

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Jubilee Holdings Limited’s shareholders have approved a final dividend of KSh 13.0 per share The payout follows the exceptional results posted in...

VivaTech unveils the 3 winners of AfricaTech 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). PARIS, France, 22 June 2022 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- As part of its international outreach, and for the first time this year,...

Kenyan startups to receive US$85 million in 3 years

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Start-ups dealing in payments and remittances will receive the highest amount of investment In the first three months of 2022, Kenyan start-ups...

Latin America’s New New Left

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Perhaps the most radical statement from Gustavo Petro, the newly elected president of Colombia, has been his promise to keep fossil...

Kenyan startups to receive investments worth $851 million in three years

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Kenyan startups will probably receive KSh 100 billion ($851 million) in the next three years annually, according to experts familiar...

New era of gas production in Mozambique – CAJ News Africa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). ...

FIU launches five years national strategy and action plan

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Lincoln G. Peters The Financial Intelligence Unit of Liberia (FIU) will today, 22 June 2022 officially launch its National Strategy and...

Over 40% of SMEs surpass pre-pandemic revenues

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). New data now shows that over 40 per cent of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Africa are earning more money...

Kenya’s GDP growth downgraded to 4.9% as shocks continue to bite

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Kenyan economy will expand by 4.9 per cent in 2022, according to the NCBA Economic Outlook  The figure is a 0.3...

Is Universal Basic Income Part of a Just Transition?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In the remote rural village of Dauphin, in the Canadian province of Manitoba, economists tried out an unusual experiment. In the...

Liberian Government’s financial management rated poor

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Thomas Domah, Nimba County The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning has ended a three-day technical working session in Ganta, Nimba...

Experts project Kenya’s economy to worsen as fuel prices increase

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Experts have projected that Kenya’s cost of living will rise as fuel prices continue to increase  Cytonn Investments said that fuel is...

LRA, MoD sign MoU – Liberia news The New Dawn Liberia, premier resource for...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) and the Ministry of Defense (MOD) have signed a Memorandum of Understand (MoU) for specialized training...

Nigeria pays US$7.15 million to acquire larger stake in Shelter Afrique

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Nigeria pays US$7.15 million to acquire a larger stake in Shelter Afrique. Nigeria’s total shareholding is up to 15.8 per cent, putting...

Sudan’s wheat harvest at risk of going to waste as Gov’t backtracks on purchase...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Sudan’s wheat harvest is at risk of going to waste after the country’s cash-strapped government backed out of promises to purchase it at...

African Wonder Women organisation to empower widows

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Focused on serving African widows, the ‘unserved community’, the African Wonder Women Organisation (AWWOrg), bringing hope to a vast majority of...

Mastercard, Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance, and JSI partner with the Ethiopian Ministry of Health...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Mastercard, Gavi, the Ethiopia Ministry of Health and JSI announce their partnership to implement the Mastercard Wellness Pass solution within Ethiopia’s...

List of five highest paid bank CEOs in Kenya in 2022

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Chief executive officers (CEOs) of listed banks in Kenya took home Sh 1.4 billion in 2021 Co-operative Bank CEO Gideon Muriuki was...

Remittances Play a Defining Role in Binding Migrants to Their Families Back Home

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Imane Charioui, Head of North and Central Africa, WorldRemit ACCRA, Ghana,16 June, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- If you speak to most migrant workers,...

Tanzania bans donkey slaughter to stop risk of extinction

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Tanzanian Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Hon. Mashimba Mashauri Ndaki, has declared a ban on donkey slaughter for the skin...

Pesapal asks businesses to use payment gateways to prevent online fraud

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). PesaPal has advised businesses in Kenya and the wider region to use fraud detection tools as more transactions move online and...

Ammonia leak kills 2 Spanish nationals on tuna vessel anchored in Seychelles

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Spanish-flagged tuna fishing vessel Albacora Cuatro had a crew of 31 people of six different nationalities on board as well as...

‘State of the African Consumer’ Report Issued by Kasi Insight

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). NAIROBI, Kenya, 14 June 2022 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- According to earlier data released by the World Bank, Sub-Saharan Africa experienced its first...