Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Flourish, New Venture Firm Focused on Impact Fintech, spins off from Omidyar Network

The evergreen fund launches with $200 million of existing assets under management and a new commitment of $300 million from Pierre Omidyar, the founder of eBay

REDWOOD CITY, California, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Financial Inclusion Initiative at Omidyar

Globeleq collabore avec des partenaires pour agrandir la centrale d’Azito

ABIDJAN, Côte d’ivoire, 7 Mars, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, principal producteur d’énergie indépendant en Afrique, et IPS (West Africa), entreprise détenue par le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique, ont annoncé que leur filiale, Azito Energie SA, a signé …

Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, Azito Energie SA, has signed …

Seychelles’ longest-serving president, France Albert Rene, is laid to rest during state funeral

Former President France Albert Rene, who led Seychelles for 27 years after taking power in a coup, was laid to rest near his mother on Thursday in the cemetery of Mont Fleuri where he spent most of his childhood.

Hundreds …

Kenya, Somalia to ‘work towards peace’ in sea border spat

Kenya and Somalia agreed Wednesday “to work towards peace” in a spat over an oil- and gas-rich region of the Indian Ocean, said the office of Ethiopia’s prime minister, who mediated in talks between the neighbours.

Somalian President Abdullahi Mohamed …