Thursday, June 20, 2019

Nigeria’s Apex Bank Introduces Non-Interest Financial Instruments

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has introduced two new financial instruments known as – Funding for Liquidity Facility (FfLF) and Intra-day Facility (IDF),...

The rise of retail in sub-Saharan Africa

By Neil Ford - Africa’s biggest cities are following in the footsteps of the South African – and to a certain extent North American –...

Uganda, Tanzania set to complete world’s longest heated Crude Oil Pipeline

The East African Crude Oil Pipeline has already been completed and it holds great opportunities businesses can benefit from. Among the partners that played a...

Rwanda’s SafeMotos raises $131,000 for further experimentation

Rwandan startup SafeMotos, an Uber-style app for the motorcycle taxi industry, has raised US$131,000 in funding from various investors for further experimentation on its...

Exclusive Interview: Davies Okeowo, CEO of Enterprise Hill

Davies Okeowo is the CEO of Enterprise Hill, a business solutions provider for MSMEs in Nigeria and Africa. He believes that Africa is "at...

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...

With Continued Rapid Growth, Ethiopia is Poised to Become a Middle...

Ethiopia has witnessed rapid economic growth, with real gross domestic product (GDP) growth averaging 10.9% between 2004 and 2014, which is lifting the country...

The Prospects of Ports in Africa

Africa covers about 6% of the earth’s total surface. With 38 of its 54 states either coastal or insular in nature, Africa has over...