2019: Don’t Let Predatory Lenders Rob Your Holiday Joy.

You are here: Home / Money / Business / 2019: Don’t Let Predatory Lenders Rob Your Holiday Joy. Like Like Love Haha Wow Sad Angry 1 (ThyBlackMan.com) After the nation gives thanks for its many blessings, the annual season of holiday joy begins with its barrage of celebrations both secular and spiritual that mark the season. Colorful decorations and Christmas trees pop up at parades, concerts, parties and more as family and friends gather in good cheer. For many businesses, the holidays are also the difference between ending the year…

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New Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors to drive shift in perceptions about science and technology in Africa

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has announced its new class of Ambassadors, the third cohort of young science and technology champions from across Africa. Ambassadors, one from each African country, will drive public engagement activities to promote science and technology education, research and innovation in their countries. Dr. Youssef Travaly, NEF Vice-President of Science, Innovation and Partnerships said: “This selection comes at a time when we are working to accelerate science diplomacy and collaboration to solve Africa’s and the world’s grand challenges. This new cohort is already working to advance…

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Meet the 2019-2021 Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors

Today, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) announced its new class of Ambassadors, the third cohort of young science and technology champions from across Africa. Ambassadors, one from each African country, will drive public engagement activities to promote science and technology education, research and innovation in their countries. Fadoul Hissein Abba (Chad) combines electrical engineering and entrepreneurship. Currently the manager of WenakLabs, he founded HiraTech-a startup of tele-irrigation, that enables farmers to remotely control irrigation systems at their farms. Omar Ibn Abdillah (Comoros) is the founder & CEO of OIA Group. He was selected…

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African countries protest rogue diplomats: Zambia, Benin, Rwanda, Somalia, DRC, Burundi

Diplomacy is a delicate business that is duly defined as the ‘art of dealing with people in a tactful way’, and comes in handy on occasions where different countries’ interests collide. African nations play host to several diplomats, who weigh in on the affairs of their hosts’ governments, and in the process take the risk of unsettling the relations between any two countries. Diplomats are often granted certain privileges and immunities to ensure they may effectively carry out their duties, and also allow for maintenance of government relations, including during…

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