Africa50 is partner of choice for economic transformation, Adesina tells shareholders

"With Africa50 we have an important partner, with all the enthusiasm and vigour that is necessary for Africa’s economic transformation," Akinwumi Adesina, the President of the...

Experts call for early-warning systems against malnutrition in Africa

Continental early-warning systems for nutrition are urgently need to curb cases of malnutrition, experts attending a nutrition-focused forum said on September 7, 2017. The nutrition...

AfDB announces new youth training drive to promote agricultural industrialization

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced a new youth training drive in partnership with the Brazil-Africa Institute to train young farmers (aged 18-35...

AfDB advocates strategies to deepen industrialization of cassava

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is intensifying its financing for the production of crops with the highest potential for industrializing the African agriculture. Top on...

Africa’s top scientists solving global challenges

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) today announces its second Fellows Class, 16 scientists, all under 42 years of age, who are solving Africa's and...

Rwanda: Kigali to enjoy uninterrupted electricity supply – REG chief

Electricity supply woes could soon be a thing of the past for residents and businesses in the City of Kigali within the next two...

AfDB Director General tasks Horn of Africa countries on regional integration and WTO accession

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has emphasized the need to ensure coherence between the East Africa’s regional integration agenda and the engagement of the...

Africa50 to Announce New Strategy, New Investments, and New Members at its Shareholder Meeting...

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, will hold its third Shareholders Meeting in Dakar on Tuesday, September 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the King...

Nigeria’s Energy Elite to Focus on Restoring Investor Confidence

“I’m excited about Nigeria’s energy future, Nigeria IS the future” says a confident Ade Yesufu, who is heading up the Future Energy Nigeria initiative that is...

Afreximbank: $300m Depositary Receipts to Boost Funding in Africa

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has explained that its $300 million offer in depositary receipts to private investors is expected to boost capital for...