Daily Archives: December 5, 2018

nChain Unveils Ground-breaking Metanet Project to Power the Internet on Bitcoin SV Blockchain

LONDON, Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — nChain, the global leader in blockchain research and development, has revealed its ground-breaking “Metanet” project to power and integrate the Internet through the Bitcoin blockchain.   Using intellectual property it has created, nChain will develop …

Agricultural Transformation Initiative Hosts First Annual Summit with Key Stakeholders in Malawi to Discuss Economic Diversification on December 4 and 5

Agricultural Transformation Summit to address challenges facing smallholder tobacco farmers as a result of reduced global demand for tobacco

LILONGWE, Malawi, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Agricultural Transformation Initiative (ATI) is co-hosting the first annual Agricultural Transformation Summit with …

US Restores ‘Permanent Diplomatic Presence’ in Somalia

The United States has resumed a “permanent diplomatic presence” in Somalia’s capital after an absence of nearly throe decades.

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement that the new mission opened Sunday. “This historic event reflects Somalia’s progress …

Somali Officials Report Deadly US-backed Raid on al-Shabab

Somali commandos backed by U.S. forces raided two al-Shabab checkpoints at which the extremists extort money from commercial vehicles, killing several fighters, Somali intelligence officials said Wednesday.

The officials also said two U.S. airstrikes in the area during the overnight …