Potatoes a sweet solution to Mozambique’s food insecurity woes

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Flag of Mozambique MAPUTO, (CAJ News) – A massive sweet potato project the Mozambican government has embarked on, with the support of international partners, is transforming the lives of impoverished rural communities, addressing long running challenges of food insecurity and thwarting exposure to disease. Launched by the United States government More...

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Eskom
By On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Eskom invites entries for SMEs competition

Eskom JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Eskom Development Foundation has urged black-owned up-and-coming businesses to enter the Eskom Business Investment Competition (BIC). Entries have been opened until July More...

capitec
By On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Capitec subdues rivals as SA best digital bank

By TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CAPITEC has been named South Africa’s best digital bank. According to Columinate, the modern independent insights agency, the bank ousted First National Bank More...

By On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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New card promotes Cameroon cashless economy

From ROSY SADOU in Yaoundé, Cameroon YAOUNDE, (CAJ News) – MASTERCARD and United Bank of Africa (UBA) have partnered to promote financial inclusion in Cameroon with the rollout of the Debit MasterCard.Focused More...

Eskom Board Chairman, Baldwin Ngubane
By On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Eskom Academy upskills SME business owners

Eskom Board Chairman, Baldwin Ngubane JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MORE than 100 small business owners have graduated in Midrand after completing the eight-month Eskom Contractor Academy course. The graduation More...

Africa Code Week
By On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Digital skills for girls precede Africa Code Week

Africa Code Week KIGALI, (CAJ News) – AMBITIOUS plans to equip girls and women in the continent with digital skills have received a major boost with the hosting of the first Skills4Girls Africa Meetup in Rwanda. The More...

Gauteng MEC Education Panyaza Lesufi
By On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Stakeholders partner to tackle SA youth unemployment

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A multi-stakeholder programme to spread a positive message by focusing on tangible opportunities and possibilities available for young South African people has been launched. Called More...

MTN naija
By On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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MTN reaches agreement to acquire Iranian Net

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE MTN Group is to acquire a major stake (49 percent) in Iranian fixed broadband provider, Iranian Net, for R540 million (US$39,8 million). The South African-headquartered group More...

JSE
By On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Growing interest in JSE soya bean product

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE markets are responding positively to the Soya Bean Crush futures contract the Johannesburg Stock Exchange launched recently to provide simultaneous exposure to the crop and its More...

Mastercard
By On Thursday, May 4th, 2017
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Mastercard, Rwanda spread financial inclusion pact

DURBAN, (CAJ News) – RWANDA and Mastercard have reaffirmed their shared commitment to the development of strong digital platforms towards Rwanda’s goal of promoting a cashless society. The partnership More...