Next Einstein Forum Launches “Scientific African” to help Boost Research From Africa

"Next Einstein Forum Launches Scientific African, an Open Access Multi-disciplinary Journal to Boost the Global Reach of Research From Africa." African scientists have long struggled to get their researches acknowledged and recognized on the continent and globally. To get more work of African scientists seen on a global platform, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an…

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2018 Africa Investment Index : Morocco new investment capital of Africa

According to the 2018 Africa Investment Index (AII) compiled by Quantum Global Research Lab, Morocco is the top investment destination in Africa. Thanks to its “receptive business environment” and “low risk profile”, Morocco was able to secure the first position as the top investment destination on the continent. ‘‘Morocco has been consistent in attracting an…

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Sierra Leone becomes first country to allow citizens to vote using blockchain technology

In its latest election, Sierra Leone used blockchain technology in the vote verification process. This West African country becomes the first country in the world to use blockchain technology to verify electoral votes. This blockchain technology service was offered by Swiss start-up Agora, which was helping keep track of vote counting. How different is the…

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Rwanda becomes first country in Africa to provide Universal Eye-Care

Rwanda has successfully provided universal eye care to all of its 12 million citizens, through a partnership between the government and the organization Vision for a Nation (VFAN). Specialist nurses in Rwanda have visited about 15,000 villages as part of a life-changing project. More than 3,000 eye care nurses based in 502 local health centres…

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Ethiopian Airlines operates an all-female flight crew within Africa

Ethiopian Airlines made history by operating an all-female flight crew within Africa last Saturday, from Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria.  Every role on the flight was filled by women, including the pilots, cabin crew, in-flight ramp agents, and on-ground flight dispatchers. Amsale Gualu, the Ethiopian Airlines…

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