Daily Archives: August 16, 2018

Transforming lives and businesses through digital innovation

When opportunity knocks, some build a shop around it JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With an MBA in Strategy, Innovation and Emerging Markets from the ESSEC School of Business in Paris, Candace Nkoth Bisseck is an advocate for

NetDragon powers the education industry in Africa with leading technology

ABUJA, Nigeria, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A ten-member delegation including NetDragon Websoft Inc. (NetDragon)’s management team led by founder and chairman Liu Dejian, product designers and technical engineers, visited Nigeria and Kenya from August 13 to August 18, 2018.

Where the wild things learn

Coding, engineering, robotics and tech – the essential skills children need to thrive in the modern world JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In 2015, a young software engineer named Faten Ghriss went to the U.S. on an exchange

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots

Dejen Ande Hishel was an elite Eritrean fighter pilot. He trained in Russia and flew twin-engine MiG-29 Soviet jets during Eritrea's war with Ethiopia in the late 1990s.But in 1999, Eritrean authorities arrested him, for reasons that remain unclear. He...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots

Dejen Ande Hishel was an elite Eritrean fighter pilot. He trained in Russia and flew twin-engine MiG-29 Soviet jets during Eritrea's war with Ethiopia in the late 1990s.But in 1999, Eritrean authorities arrested him, for reasons that remain unclear. He...

Agricultural jobs for youth in Africa in the spotlight at High-Level Continental Conference

The Youth Employment in Agriculture Conference will bring together more than 500 delegates, mostly young people, from across Africa to discuss ways to boost employment opportunities in agriculture on the continent through use of information and communi...

Niger: Solution to Migration Crisis is a Stable Libya

If Europe wants to halt migrant boat arrivals on its shores from Africa it must end the state of chaos in Libya, Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou told reporter Thursday, warning that the stability of neighboring countries was at stake.Niger is

Niger: Solution to Migration Crisis is a Stable Libya

If Europe wants to halt migrant boat arrivals on its shores from Africa it must end the state of chaos in Libya, Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou told reporter Thursday, warning that the stability of neighboring countries was at stake.Niger is