Monthly Archives: January 2016

Petrol price to go up by six cents

The price of petrol will on Wednesday increase by six cents a litre, the Department of Energy has said.

The prices of diesel and paraffin will decrease by 62 cents …

‘Explosive’ Spread Of Zika Virus Raises Alarm Worldwide

The Zika virus was discovered in a monkey in Uganda in 1947, and the first human case was registered in Nigeria in 1954. Borne by mosquitoes, it has circulated in …

ICASA to launch inquiry on OTT impact, regulation

he Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) says it plans to launch an inquiry in the next financial year to look at the impact of over-the-top (OTT) services, like …

New Malaria Test, illumigene® Malaria, Sets a New Gold Standard for Diagnosis

Meridian Bioscience Collaborates With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar to Launch Diagnostic Test up to 80,000 Times More Sensitive Than Current

Powerhive announces completion of $20M financing round to support development of off-grid energy access solutions in emerging markets

BERKELEY, California, Jan. 26, 2016 / PRNewswire / — ­Powerhive, an energy solutions provider for emerging markets announced today that the company has closed a $20M Series A financing round,

Tributes pour in for Loots

Condolences continue to pour in for the late struggle stalwart and former Member of Parliament, Hermanus Loots, aka James Stuart.

Loots, who was a member of the ANC’s military wing …

TRACE And PYXERA Global Host Anti-Bribery Workshop In Ghana: High Level Of Attendance Demonstrates Strong Commitment To Commercial Transparency

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, Jan. 25, 2016 / PRNewswire — On Thursday, January 21, TRACE International and PYXERA Global hosted an anti-bribery training workshop in Accra, Ghana as part of a pilot