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aYo Zambia Wins The Hearts And Minds Of Consumers, Industry

Less than two years after launching in Zambia, microinsurer aYo has passed the 2.85 million customer enrolment mark and is aiming to continue its impressive growth in 2022 as awareness of insurance grows in the local market. The company’s impressive growth trajectory has seen it garner a host of awards in recent months. It was recognised as the Most Innovative Ecommerce Product in Zambia by the Institute of Finance and Economics in October and followed that up in November with three awards at the Pensions and Insurance Authority Industry awards: Micro-insurance product of the year, Best Customer-Centric Experience, and Product

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5 Ways for Africa and the World to Work Together and Restore Trust

By Chido Munyati Head of Regional Agenda, Africa, World Economic Forum The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the critical importance of international solidarity and support. In particular, the threat of new variants highlights the need for a global response, with a particular focus on the unvaccinated people of Africa. To date, Africa has fully vaccinated 77 million people, just 6% of its population. In comparison, over 70% of high-income countries have already vaccinated more than 40% of their people. The low levels of vaccination increase the risk that new variants could emerge as the virus continues to circulate. Repeated waves would worsen the

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Uthando – Love To The World

BON; “Be Originally New” as she says symbolizes her style of music being new & deeply original toAfrican roots. Ever since announcing her arrival on the scene this year, every step that BON hastaken with

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Trends Shaping The Workspace In 2022

The first half of 2021 saw the return, albeit slow, of employees to offices and the realisation for many that they craved interaction with their colleagues, to collaborate with, bounce ideas off or simply talk

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UN relief chief pledges support for Nigeria

Emergency Relief Coordinator Martin Griffiths, has ended a four-day visit to Nigeria, pledging support and promising the United Nations will do everything it can to help rebuild the lives of vulnerable families who have been

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UN chief lauds ‘demonstrable effort to make peace’ in Ethiopia

The UN Secretary-General on Wednesday said he was “delighted” to learn that “a demonstrable effort to make peace” in Ethiopia is finally underway, according to information relayed to him by the African Union High Representative for the Horn of Africa.  According to a statement released by his Spokesperson, António Guterres spoke on the

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Bybit Enables Peer-to-Peer Transactions

SINGAPORE, 18 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges has taken trading to the next level by enabling peer-to-peer (P2P) transactions to help easier on- and off-ramp access. Starting Jan.

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