Kenya, Mongolia Enter MOU to Drive Sustainable Financing

Members of the IFC- supported Sustainable Banking Network (SBN), Kenya Banking Association (KBA) and Mongolia Bankers Association (MBA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...

South Africa: President Zuma Extols Government, Labour and Business Synergy

South African President Jacob Zuma has extolled the synergy between the government, organised labour and businesses in the country for achieving remarkable results at...

Angolan Development Bank Assesses Rice, Timber Projects in Moxico

An Angolan Development Bank (BDA) delegation Wednesday ended a pre-assessment visit to eight projects in the field of timber exploration and rice production in...

Tanzania is a Frontrunner for Scaled Up Resources from World Bank Group

Yesterday, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced that Tanzania will be able to access up to $2.4 billion in concessional financing over the...

World Bank commits record $57billion to projects in Africa

Ahead of his visit to Rwanda that is expected to start on Tuesday, the President of World Bank Group, Jim Yong Kim, yesterday announced...

Rwanda’s President backs Broadband Commission’s rural connectivity plan

A new commitment to broadband rollout by the United Nation's Broadband Commission has received open endorsement by the body's Co-Chair and President of Rwanda,...

$100 Million to Protect the Environment and Promote Development in Tunisia’s Poorest Regions

The World Bank announced today a US$100 million project to support better management of forests, rangelands and agricultural landscapes for more jobs and increased...

Ghana, Nigeria to Host South African Trade and Investment Delegation

South Africa aims at advancing its trade and investment relations with Ghana and Nigeria as its Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) leads...

Kenya: ‘Jumia Local’ Launched to Boost Indigenous Manufacturing

Kenyan manufacturers now have an opportunity to showcase their ‘Made in Kenya’ products on Jumia following the launch of Jumia Local in Nairobi. Local products...

World Economic Forum Announces 12 Young Global Leaders from Africa

Twelve women and men from Africa are part of a cohort of 100 of the world’s most up-and-coming artists, business leaders, social entrepreneurs, tech...