50th Anniversary of Kenya’s Independence

A thrilling party was thrown at The Hyatt Hotel, New Delhi on the occasion of Kenya National Day by H.E. Mrs. Florence Weche, High Commissioner, Kenya on December 12, 2013. The presence of Hon’ble Chief Guest Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Indian Minister of State for Human Resource Development made the celebration more gracious. National Anthem of both the countries was performed to honor and pay a tribute to both the nations. Ambassadors of African countries, leading corporates, and diplomats were the eminent guests of the evening. The evening was followed by cultural dances, dinner and drinks.

A thrilling party was thrown at The Hyatt Hotel, New Delhi on the occasion of Kenya National Day by H.E. Mrs. Florence Weche, High Commissioner, Kenya on December 12, 2013. The presence of Hon’ble Chief Guest Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Indian Minister of State for Human Resource Development made the celebration more gracious. National Anthem of both the countries was performed to honor and pay a tribute to both the nations. Ambassadors of African countries, leading corporates, and diplomats were the eminent guests of the evening. The evening was followed by cultural dances, dinner and drinks.

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Samsung is ready to thrill Ghana with GALAXY Note 3

Samsung_Galaxy_Note_3Samsung has launched its new GALAXY Note product line, the GALAXY Note 3 in Ghana at an exclusive media event at the plush Accra Polo Courts at Airport which saw the participation of over 2000 individuals from over 30 African countries converge in Cape Town, South Africa to celebrate another technological advancement from Samsung.

Mr. Jaspreet Singh, Business Leader for Handheld Products at Samsung Ghana said – “It is going to be a night full of excitement coupled with apt display of innovative technology. Samsung is ready to thrill the nation with our new device, the GALAXY Note 3.” Further he added, “Exciting new features and services like the Smart Value and ADH Premium which are all part of Samsung’s Smart Eco System will be unveiled for the first time unto the Ghanaian Market”.

With this new launch, Ghana will experience a technology breakthrough with the world’s first Smart watch. The Galaxy Gear Smart watch comes with the features a 1.63-inch (4.14 cm) OLED display and it is capable of making calls, capturing photos and videos as well as showing notifications like messages, social media updates, and health data etc; it also has a 1.9-megapixel camera. The GALAXY Note 3 represents the next evolution of the GALAXY Note experience.

Put Foot Rally ready to take off in South Africa

“The greatest social rally on the face of the Earth” kicks off from the shadow of the great mountain in Cape Town!

The Put Foot Rally is becoming increasingly popular. Founded by three aspiring young South Africans – Daryn Hillhouse, Mike Sharman, and Dan Nash – the Put Foot Foundation is Southern Africa’s newest “adventure charity.” Their goal is to raise funds for a minimum of 600 pairs of shoes and to provide donors and Put Foot Rally participants with the opportunity to see and feel first-hand the life-changing experience that gifting a brand new pair of school shoes to a young underprivileged child can deliver!

Crews sign up to travel 8,000 kms in 18 days in any type of vehicle over any route. This year there will be 60 crews competing. The rally starts in Cape Town and travels through Namibia to Zambia and then on to Malawi and Mozambique. All along the way, people donate shoes to deserving children. In Livingstone, they will be giving shoes to children from Zambezi Sawmills Primary School.

From June 18-19 the rally will start in Cape Town, followed by Namibia from June 21-24, then Zambia from June 26-28, ending up with Malawi from June 30-July 4, and the finish line crossing on July 5.

Zambezi Sawmills has over 500 children all of whom will be given new shoes. Participants in the rally will descend on Livingstone and hold up all the traffic with their antics. It is expected that there will be over 250 participants. Members of the Put Foot Rally will all be staying at the Waterfront.

FOOD SECURITY SUMMIT 2013

***** A  Mask-Africa Limited  EVENT ***** 
20 – 22 MAY 2013 
CAPE TOWN SOUTH AFRICA
Ministers and officials, along with international agencies, farming associations and NGO’s, will use this summit as an occasion to discuss their aims, challenges and goals, to announce opportunities, time scales, to discuss inward investment, production and their agricultural needs.

CONTACT: John LUMB – 00 44 201 93 84 14
Email: jl@mask-africa.com
Website: www.mask-africa.com