A US Company manufacturing the Sovaldi medicine, Gilead Sciences, has launched a campaign titled “Together, we can eliminate Hepatitis C and B,” during the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Thursday in cooperation with the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
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Africa has some of the fastest growing economies in the world, the financial services sector continues to see Africa as an attractive growth market. Whether is the growing middle class or the prospect of the highest number of young people in the world, Africa is undeniable a market that offers vast prospects for this sector.
We are proud to have partnered with our client Minet Holdings Africa to launch their new brand in seven strategic markets in Africa i.e. Malawi, Namibia, Kenya, Lesotho, Uganda, Tanzania , and Zambia.
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“A healthy nation is a wealthy nation “
Healthcare is South Africa and Africa’s key priority, one without which Africa’s future would be bleak.
Our client, Gilead Sciences, is a global biotechnology company that researches, develops and commercializes drugs. The company focuses primarily on antiviral drugs used in the treatment of HIV, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and influenza, including Harvoni and Sovaldi.
Gilead strives to transform and simplify care for people with life-threatening diseases around the world.
We are privileged to work with a client that puts promoting access to quality healthcare for all at the centre of their business.
Africa’s mining sector is the largest mineral resources industry in the world.
The continent is the second largest continent and is endowed with large quantities of mineral wealth.
For many African countries, the mining sector is the backbone of their respective economies with mineral exploration and production contributing significantly to their gross domestic product (GDP).
We pride ourselves in supporting our client Exxaro Resources, the largest coal and heavy minerals mining company in South Africa with connecting, engaging and sharing their “Proudly South African” story with various strategic stakeholders.
Africa’s rail renaissance is here, one can not ignore the vast investments that have been pumped into reviving Africa’s ageing rail infrastructure and rolling stock over the past five years.
We are fortunate to be servicing this industry at this very critical and opportune time where Africa’s rail sector is re-writing the narrative of Africa’s growth potential. We are partnering with a clients to tell authentic African stories of how the investments into this sector are increasing Africa’s competitiveness, moving loads and loads of goods from our roads to rail and connecting Africa to intra Africa trade and regional integration.
Our Client, TMH Africa is a subsidiary of TMH International, a division of the TMH Group, a world leader in railway engineering and Russia’s largest company in transport engineering. Globally TMH has an annual turnover of 4.5. billion Euros, employs over 100 000 people, has 13 Industrial sites and 9 locomotive repair sites and has 15 000 locomotives under maintenance.
In its efforts to spread awareness on the deadly diseases, Hepatitis B and C among majority of Africans, Gilead Sciences, a research-based biopharmaceutical firm, will lead a health campaign to the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON).
Through a partnership with the Africa’s biggest football tournament and some local organisations, Gilead will launch a new Hepatitis B and C awareness campaign, dubbed “Kick Virus B and C,” with a central focus on how the disease has become a threat to over 70 million Africans and core information on how to get tested.
Gilead Partners With The Africa Cup Of Nations Tournament To Kick Off New Hepatitis Awareness Campaign
Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced that it has become an official partner of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations – Africa’s biggest football competition. During the tournament, Gilead is working in partnership with local organizations to launch a new hepatitis B and C awareness campaign, called Kick Virus B & C
Gilead partners with the Total Africa Cup of Nations tournament to kick off new Hepatitis awareness campaign
Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced that it has become an official partner of the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nations – Africa’s biggest football competition. During the tournament, Gilead is working in partnership with local organizations to launch a new hepatitis B and C awareness campaign, called Kick Virus B & C.
In South Africa, an estimated 3.4 million people are infected with hepatitis B (HBV) and at least 400 000 with hepatitis C (HCV). While no robust local data on viral hepatitis is available - hepatitis is of the biggest infectious disease killers in Africa surpassing HIV/AIDS and TB in some countries.
Gilead Sciences recent campaign to create more awareness around the disease sparked lively debate around hepatitis. Read more to see what the experts like, Dr. Andrew Scheibe has to say about this disease.
Hepatitis B and C is now one of the biggest infectious disease killers in Africa surpassing HIV/AIDS and TB in some countries.
Gilead Sciences recently ran an innovative Pan-African awareness campaign for viral hepatitis, called Kick Virus B and C. One part of the campaign was inviting leading African experts to share their views on the disease.
Danjuma K. Adda, the Executive Director and Founder of Chagro-Care Trust, a non-profit organisation that helps hepatitis patients in Nigeria shared his perspective on how Nigerians can beat hepatitis by working together.