Africa Oil & Power and South Africa Partners CondemnAttacks on Foreign Nationals

• Africa Oil & Power (AOP) is outraged by the violent attacks on foreign nationals living in South Africa. As government adopts measures to ensure safety for all, AOP calls for...

Malawi hosts African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Sensitization Workshops in Lilongwe and Blantyre

The Ministry of Trade and Tourism in partnership with the Economic Commission for Africa and the African Union Commission (AUC) are organizing an AfCFTA...

Zimbabwe to host 6th Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development

Zimbabwe has confirmed that it will host the 6th Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (ARFSD) which will be held in the resort town...

Afreximbank Announces 20TH Trade Finance Seminar and Workshop, Invites Registrations

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the opening of registration for its 20th Afreximbank Trade Finance Seminar and Workshop, which will take place in...

Major Framework Agreement signed today between Republic of Djibouti and ITFC

The framework agreement will contribute to the socio-economic development of Djibouti The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank...

Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company Raises $ 11.5 Million in Equity

The Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company (KMRC) announces that it has raised 1.2 billion shillings ($ 11.5 million) in equity from eight Kenyan commercial banks. The...

Global Future Councils Announces 5,000 MW Mega Solar Project in Southern Africa

Global Future Councils of the World Economic Forum have indicated that Namibia and Botswana are willing to jointly build a 5,000 MW mega solar...

Economic intelligence: CAVIE links energy to mines during RAF2019

On October 4th and 5th, 2019, the 6th edition of the Rebranding Africa Forum will open its doors to more than 500 participants from...

Convergence in WAEMU: No state has met the three leading criteria in 2018

In terms of convergence in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA), no state has met in 2018 the three criteria of first...

Comoros joins the ranks of middle-income countries

The Union of Comoros joins the group of intermediate countries according to the new classification of the World Bank. "After analyzing the economic performance of...

Remittances to ECCAS: the DRC gets the lion’s share

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is the country that has received most remittances in the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) in...

Benin: technical reorganization and continuity of reforms

Several readings to make the government reshuffle occurred on September 5, 2019 in Cotonou, Benin. President Patrice Talon made technical adjustments while retaining key...

Murdoch to help empower 1,000 entrepreneurs across Africa by 2022

Murdoch hosted Kingdom Business Network (KBN) Chief Executive Officer Joarina Matthys and four of its entrepreneurs to participate in a panel at the 9th...

Put the protection of civilians at the heart of responses to insecurity in the...

Extraordinary Summit of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Terrorism in Ouagadougou, 9 to 14 September 2019 While the ECOWAS Heads of State and...