Thursday, March 21, 2019

Nigeria, Ethiopia to Partner on Commodities Trading

Nigeria and Ethiopia are set to enter into a technical partnership for joint trading of commodities for the two regions of East and West...

Stock Market: Uganda Launches Online Solution for Investors

The Uganda Securities Exchange (USE) has launched Easy Portal, an online customer self-service portal targeting investors in Uganda. Easy Portal will allow investors to view...

AfDB Holds Fashionomics Africa Masterclass at Lagos Fashion and Design Week...

The African Development Bank (AfDB) under the leadership of the Department of Gender, Women and Civil Society (CSO), and in partnership with the Lagos...

Bankers Doing Business in Africa Have to Be Adaptive and Responsive...

Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah had said that bankers doing business in Africa have to be adaptive and responsive to the needs of the...

South Africa Makes Renewed Push to Boost Local Commercial Farming

South Africa’s Cabinet is making a renewed push to boost success among the country’s commercial farmers while driving economic growth and job creation in...

Johannesburg Stock Exchange Launches New Range of African Currency Futures

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange has launched the first currency futures which track the exchange rate between the Rand and select African currencies. The JSE listed three...

Africa’s Richest Man Aliko Dangote Donates a N1.2bn Building to a...

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has continued in his avowed commitment to encouraging entrepreneurship in the country, with the donation of another N1.2 billion...

Unpacking Africa’s 2019 GDP growth prospects

The World Bank released its annual Global Economic Prospects  report for sub-Saharan Africa earlier this month, forecasting a GDP growth rate of 3.4 percent in...