Geekvape invests several billion yuan to build an intelligent manufacturing industrial park in China’s Greater Bay Area

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Chinese e-cigarette brand Geekvape announced a new investment valued at several billion yuan in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) with the support of the Shenzhen Municipal Government. The new investment is part of the company’s long-term growth strategy with a focus on helping customers worldwide address their needs for increased production capacity. Geekvape plans to build a modern industrial park for…

Nyxoah Appoints Rita Johnson-Mills to its Board of Directors

Nyxoah Appoints Rita Johnson-Mills to its Board of Directors Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium – August 27, 2021, 10:30pm CET / 4:30pm ET – Nyxoah SA (Euronext Brussels/Nasdaq: NYXH) (“Nyxoah” or the “Company”), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative solutions to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), today announced that it has appointed Rita Johnson-Mills as an Independent Director to its Board of Directors. Robert Taub, Chairman of…

Nigeria’s Obasanjo appointed African Union Envoy for Horn region

Nigeria’s former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been appointed as a special envoy of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for the Horn of Africa region."(...) Moussa Faki Mahamat, is pleased to announce the appointment of H.E. Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as his High Representative for the Horn of Africa region," said the African Union Commission on Thursday.Obasanjo’s appointment comes in line with the…

Sudan’s transition body reiterates commitment to form parliament

Sudan’s Transition Partners Council renewed its commitment to expedite the appointment of governors and the Transitional Legislative Council.Building of the Sudanese parliament in Omdurman On Thursday, the council, which includes the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) and the military component, held a consultative meeting headed by Abdel-Fattah al-Burhan, head of the Sovereignty Council, to discuss a number of national issues.After the meeting, Maryam al-Mahdi Minister of Foreign Affairs and…

South Sudan ex-adviser denies backing calls for mass protests

A former presidential adviser has Friday dismissed reports linking him to a coalition of civil society groups planning for mass protest next week in South Sudan.Former presidential adviser Daniel Akot raising South Sudan's flag when he was the Lakes State Governor (ST file photo)Daniel Awet Akot, a former adviser to President Salva Kiir on military affairs and a senior member of the ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) told the…

US Embassy in South Sudan cautions ahead of mass protest

The U.S. Embassy in Juba issued an alert on Friday to the Americans in South Sudan, warning them to keep a low profile during protests planned on Monday 30 August. Civil society groups called for peaceful but unauthorized protests across the country to protest violence, mismanagement and corruption in the country by the ruling elite."The demonstrations are not approved by the host government. All citizens should exercise caution and be…