Understanding Hair Care products and the inner workings of the hair itself requires more expert guidance and direction to ensure that you are given the best care and treatment without compromise. This can be achievable if the Salonor Stylists have the necessary information and knowledge about balancing your hair and scalp with the right products. Mizani, a professional salon-exclusive brand under L’Oréal West Africa with over 25 years of research throughout the United States and Sub-Saharan Africahas gained a unique understanding of textured hair by creating the “environment” for multiple hair transitions.Mizani, a Swahili word to mean Balance; balance of moisture for easy to maintain and strength with protein is designed as a trustworthy brand that helps women maintain their most inspirational African hairstyles. At the launch event held at Luxury Living in Accra, Christian Nyassa, General Manager, Professional Products Division for L’Oréal, … [Read more...] about When hair care meets technology with Mizani’s “Bond pHorce”
Scientists and conservationists are to step up a desperate drive to save the northern white rhino from extinction using “Jurassic Park” technology after the death of its last male specimen was announced on Tuesday. Sudan, on whose tottering shoulders the hopes of the northern white once rested, was put down in Kenya after months of progressive sickness, a moment that could make the extinction of the subspecies inevitable. But moments before they euthanised him, staff at the Ol Pejeta conservancy carried out a final, poignant and potentially vital procedure on the old, ailing bull. Using a swab, they extracted a cell sample that could just possibly mean that Sudan might achieve after death what... To continue reading this article Start your free trial of Premium Access all Premium articles Subscriber-only events Cancel any time Free for 30 days then only £2 per week Try Premium Access one Premium article per week Register for … [Read more...] about Could ‘Jurassic Park’ technology save the northern white rhino from extinction?
FOLUSO GBADAMOSI is the Director, Business Process & Technology, Prime Atlantic Group and Co-Founder at 8191 Solutions which provides technology solutions to SMEs. Her career spans over 13 years in the Telecommunications, IT and FMCG industries. She shares with KEMI AJUMOBI on her passion for technology, improving the welfare of humanity, succession in African businesses and more. Excerpts. Growing up Iam the first of four children. I grew up in a home with open doors to everyone and parents who expected the best. My parents instilled humility and love for people in ways I find hard to describe. I learnt a lot about being responsible, loving people, the importance of family and so much more from my parents. The truth is, children learn from our actions more than our words, most of the values I have today are from seeing my parents in action. Gender was never a limiting factor in our home and I was raised to know that nothing is impossible. Why the passion for technology? I am … [Read more...] about Foluso Gbadamosi, the technology advocate
By Herman Opondo Representatives from government, private sector, and finance and research institutions will gather in Nairobi, Kenya, 9–10 April 2018 to deliberate on climate change technology transfer. Organised by the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), a founding United Nations Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) consortium partner, the meeting will be held during Africa Climate Week along with the Africa Carbon Forum. “Africa is facing increasing challenges from changing weather patterns, increasing droughts and extreme rain and floods that have an impact on the security of food supplies. By serving as a bridge between developing countries’ technology needs and the proven expertise of finance, private sector and research experts from around the world, the CTCN builds partnerships that achieve countries’ climate and development objectives”, says CTCN Director Jukka Uosukainen. Nationally-selected technology focal points (National Designated … [Read more...] about Nairobi meet to explore Africa climate change technologies
“Advanced technology is available to provide rapid, affordable solutions if only governments would act to facilitate the introduction of new products and ways of doing things” he said, adding “The shortage of affordable, suitable and desirable social housing throughout Africa is at a critical level and yet governments are failing to identify or encourage 21st Century construction methods which are capable of addressing this growing problem. Our own Quikbild Rapidwall®system builds sustainable residential, commercial, industrial and high-rise properties in just days at a fraction of the cost of other building materials with a single factory producing up to 15,000 units a year”. “Similarly”, explained Deighton, “the road network kills thousands of people every year and damages local economies simply because potholes and degraded roads are not quickly and effectively dealt with. Our asphalt and concrete cold-lay product delivers an instant, … [Read more...] about Advanced technology will solve Africa’s housing deficits and pothole crisis