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African Economic Conference Closes with call for Agriculture to be at the Centre of...

The 11th African Economic Conference (AEC) wound up in Abuja, Nigeria on Wednesday, after three days of intensive discussions on how African countries can...

East African CSOs Advocate for African funding to Increase trust and legitimacy

The African Development Bank’s (AfDB) series of regional consultations meeting with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) continues across the continent.  The East African leg opened...

African Development Bank Group Approves the first Multi-jurisdictional Fixed Income ETF in Africa

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a seed equity capital investment of USD 25 million into the African...

East Africa’s Tea Auction gets $1.5m to go Digital

The world’s largest black tea auction held in Mombasa, Kenya is set to undergo automation following the signing of a $1.5 million financing agreement...

VIDEO: Trust is foundation of Rwanda’s progress – Kagame

President Paul Kagame has told local businesses that the success of Rwandan products on both local and international markets will greatly depend on the...

World Bank Group Launches its 5th Economic Update for Ethiopia

Over the past decade, Ethiopia has been one of the fastest growing economies in the world with growth averaging 10.9%. Despite recently facing the...

Outward Investments Important ‎Element for Industrialising Africa‎- Mataboge

South Africa’s promotion and facilitation of outward investments is an important element that contributes in advancing industrialisation priorities for Africa. This was said by the...

African Economic Conference opens in Abuja: Agricultural transformation on the agenda

The 11th African Economic Conference (AEC) kicked off in Abuja, Nigeria, on Monday with a consensus on the need to scale up the continent’s...

Report reveals 12% growth in financial commitments to Africa’s infrastructure development in 2015

Financial commitments to Africa’s infrastructure development in 2015 totalled $83.4bn, a 12% increase from the previous year, a report by the Infrastructure Consortium for...

World Bank Group Commits $1.3 Billion Support for Madagascar

The World Bank Group pledged $1.3 billion over the next three years to support Madagascar’s development through its national development plan. The announcement was...