Month: October 2019

Africa: Policymakers Head To Zimbabwe For A WIPO Confab On 4th Industrial Revolution

In collaboration with the African Regional Intellectual Property Organisation (ARIPO) and the Organisation africaine de la propriété intellectuelle (OAPI) with the support of the Japan Patent Office (JPO) and the Government of Zimbabwe, the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is organising a conference on Intellectual Property, Innovation and Value Addition for Business Competitiveness in Africa.


Nigeria @ 59: Don’t Surrender To Despondency, PDP Urges Citizens As Jonathan, Gbajabiamila Assure On A Better Country

On the occasion of the 59th Independence anniversary of Nigeria, the country’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is urging the largely frustrated citizenry to keep hope alive and not surrender to despondency in the face of the excesses, impunity and recklessness of retrogressive forces in high places allegedly seeking to undermine the country’s national cohesion.