Mothers Adopt Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention Drugs to Keep Malaria at Bay in Adamawa State

Download logo Sitting on a wooden stool in front of her house at Dobeli community in Yola North Local Government Area (LGA), Hajara Yusuf, a (27 years old mother of three) was coaxing her sons to take the seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) drugs. “I usually look forward to when they administer the periodic malaria drugs […]

Little Progress Combating Systemic Racism Against People of African Descent: United Nations (UN) Report

More than two years since the murder of George Floyd by a police officer in the United States sparked the global Black Lives Matter movement, there’s been only “piecemeal progress” in addressing systemic racism, the UN human rights office (OHCHR) said on Friday, in a new report. While more people have been made aware of […]

Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane on gazetting of National Council on Gender-Based Violence and Femicide Bill

Download logo Minster in the Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane wishes to inform the media and the public that the National Council on Gender-Based Violence and Femicide Bill, 2022 (“the Bill”) was published today, 30 September 2022. The purpose of the publication is to inform the public that the Minister […]

The BEAC and CEMAC’s Monetary and Economic Harakiri (By Leoncio Amada NZE)

By Leoncio Amada NZE, Executive President of the African Energy Chamber ( CEMAC zone, President of APEX INDUSTRIES SA The global health and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the economic foundations of the CEMAC zone in an unprecedented way due to the limited integration and economic diversification of the region. The six […]

African Upstream Finance: Africa Oil Week Silver Sponsor Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) shares its expertise ahead of Africa Oil Week 2022 (By William Breeze and Thomas Bethel)

Download logo By William Breeze and Thomas Bethel, Herbert Smith Freehills (  At first glance, one would expect African upstream finance to be in healthy shape: the oil price is high by historic standards; gas is an essential transitional fuel; domestic demand for hydrocarbons continues to grow; government support for upstream development continues; and returns in the sector are […]

Sonils to Participate at Angola Oil and Gas (AOG) 2022 as Silver Sponsor

Download logo Representing one of Angola’s primary onshore oil and gas supply bases, integrated services and logistics center, Sonangol Integrated Logistic Services (Sonils) ( – owned by Sonangol – will participate at this year’s Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) ( 2022 Conference and Exhibition as a silver sponsor, demonstrating their commitment to supporting the southern African country’s oil and gas sector […]

Azule Energy to Participate at Angola Oil and Gas (AOG) 2022 as Platinum Sponsor

Download logo Azule Energy (, a new 50/50 independent joint venture that combines the Angolan business assets of oil and gas supermajors, bp and Eni, will participate as Platinum Sponsors at this year’s Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 ( Conference and Exhibition – organized by Energy Capital & Power ( – taking place in Luanda on November 29 […]

Banco Bic Confirmed as a Gold Sponsor for Angola Oil & Gas 2022

Download logo Energy Capital & Power (, Africa’s leading investment platform for the energy sector, is proud to announce that Angolan commercial bank Banco Bic will participate as a gold sponsor at the Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) ( 2022 conference and exhibition, taking place from November 29 to December 1 in Luanda. As one of Angola’s finance […]

Sonangol to Participate at Angola Oil and Gas 2022 as Diamond Sponsor

Download logo Energy Capital & Power ( is proud to announce that Angola’s National Oil Company (NOC), Sonangol, has been confirmed to participate at the Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 Conference and Exhibition – taking place on 29-30 November and 1 December in Luanda – as a Diamond Sponsor. Sonangol’s participation at this year’s […]

Innovative fish and vegetable production boosts livelihoods for conflict-affected families in Nigeria’s Borno State

Download logo Senior officials from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have visited agricultural projects in Borno State, in north-east Nigeria, that have transformed the lives of conflict-affected community members. Borno State, which borders the Lake Chad region, has been affected by a decade-long insurgency that has reduced food security and […]