Sunday, July 5, 2020

2020 to be the year of Intra-African remittances

International money transfer company, WorldRemit, predicts that 2020 will be the year of intra-African remittances. The World Bank already estimates that...

Toyota drives towards African mobility startups

By Oluwatosin Adeshokan for Quartz Africa After over fifty countries signed the African Continental Free Trade Agreement in 2018 economists...

African Women Leadership Fund Launches

The African Women Leadership Fund (AWLF) is amulti-million dollar fund geared towards providing a major boost for Africa's female fund managers....

Kenya: Changes in Merger Control

In November 2019, Kenya introduced The Competition Rules, 2019 (Rules) to govern the Competition Authority of Kenya's (CAK) functions under the...

These African countries have the highest percentage of women business owners...

Uganda, Ghana and Botswana are ranked as the top three countries with the highest percentages of women-owned businesses, according to the Mastercard Index of...

Cars45 launches in Ghana and Kenya

Cars45, an automotive trading platform from Nigeria, has expanded its operation to Ghana and Kenya as it aims to become the primary platform for all car transactions...

Financial Services Innovators (FSI) launches Nigeria’s first Industry Innovation Sandbox

In a bid to connect innovators with regulators, to responsibly bring new financial services solutions to the market, Financial Services Innovators (FSI), has launched...

How to unlock Africa’s $3tn free trade opportunity

The African Union is putting the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) into operation. It will be the world's largest free trade area by...