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Africa.com reviews African Union Expo

For an inside look at Go Africa Network and African Union Expo LLC’s first annual African Union Expo, which also featured the U.S. Small Business Administration’s InnovateHER competition for female entrepreneurs, check out this blog post on Africa.com highlighting the event’s themes! Here is an excerpt from the review: At its core, the event organizers—African …

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Go Africa® Ginjan® Berry Martini or Go Africa® GingerBerry Martini (new)

Try this new Drink! Ingredients:  Teisseire French Syrup all natural Raspberry Syrup Premium vodka Ginjan® Premium brand organic ginger juice Directions: In a Collins glass, add a ¼ ounce Teisseire French Syrup all natural Raspberry Syrup; fill with ice and add 2 ounces of premium vodka and 4 ounces of Ginjan® brand ginger juice. Shake …

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Africa: U.S. President On Historic Visit to the African Union

Addis Ababa — The President of the United States of America Barack Obama will on Tuesday 28 July 2015, pay an official visit to the African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. President Obama will be the first U.S. President to ever visit the African Union. Upon arriving to the AU Headquarters, President Obama will …

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Dude, where’s my doctor? Ashton Kutcher-backed NYC health startup lands $14M

Follow us on Twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork Doctor-on-demand service Pager raised the funds from the movie star’s venture-capital fund and another investment group. Pager a Manhattan-based doctor-on-demand service, has raised $14 million in Series A funding from Maryland-based New Enterprise Associates and Ashton Kutcher’s Sound Ventures. The funding will be used to expand to cities outside New …

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Kenya, U.S. Sign Pacts to Deepen Bilateral Relations As Obama Lands in Nairobi

A new agreement has been signed between Kenya and the United States increasing Visa validity period for Kenyans travelling to the US to five years. This will be welcome news to students, temporary visitors, business people and tourists travelling to the US as they have been hitherto restricted to a one year visa period. The …

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The Go Africa® Punch

Go Africa® Punch Recipe by Ibrahima &  Mohammed Diallo Ingredients: Premium rum Orange bitters Ginjan® Premium brand organic ginger juice Directions: Fill a rocks glass filled with ice, add 3 dashes of Orange bitters, add 2oz of premium spiced rum, stir with a cocktail spoons, then fill with Ginjan®  Premium brand organic ginger juice and stir until …

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The Ginjan® martini

Ginjan® martini Receipe by Ibrahima &  Mohammed Diallo Ingredients:  4-5 mint leaves Agave syrup (preferably organic) Premium vodka Ginjan® Premium brand organic ginger juice Directions: In a Collins glass, muddle mint with a couple of dashes of agave syrup;; fill with ice and add 2 ounces of premium vodka and 4 ounces of Ginjan® brand …

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The Go Africa® Martini

Ingredients:  Papaya  or Mango Juice (preferably organic) Premium vodka (Grey Goose® or similar premium vodka) Ginjan® Premium brand organic ginger juice Directions: In a Collins glass, add a ¼ ounce of Papaya  or Mango Juice; fill with ice and add 2 ounces of premium vodka and 4 ounces of Ginjan® brand ginger juice. Shake well and …

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African textile sector welcomes US trade agreement extension

Follow us on Twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork The US government has granted a long-term extension to a major US-Africa trade programme on 29 June, a move welcomed by African textile and apparel manufacturers. President Obama signed into law a bill reauthorising the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) for another 10 years. Since 2001, the non-reciprocal trade …

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NYT (Science): An Advance May Double the Capabilities of Fiber Optics

Follow us on Twitter: @GoAfricaNetwork Researchers have announced an advance that could double the capacity of fiber-optic circuits, potentially opening the way for networks to carry more data over long distances while significantly reducing their cost. Writing in the journal Science on Thursday, electrical engineers at the University of California, San Diego proposed a way …

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