Landmark Conference Using Data Science To Plan For Africa’s Future Labor Market

The Rockefeller Foundation and the Dalberg Group are proud to announce a landmark convening focused on advancing initiatives that recognize the role of data...

OCP Kenya: The Prosecutor’s office withdraws its charges

The Director of Public Prosecutions announced today that the charges leveled against OCP Kenya and its officers on June 22, 2018 have been lifted, in...

Côte d’Ivoire: Government seeks Bank’s support for $5.8 bln tourism plan

The document entitled "Sublime Côte d’Ivoire", was presented to the Bank’s Vice-President responsible for Private sector, Infrastructure and Industrialization, Pierre Guislain, at the headquarters...

Bolloré Logistics announces a strategic agreement to roll out CargoWise One globally

Bolloré Logistics, a global leader in supply chain management, has signed a strategic agreement with logistics solutions group WiseTech Global to roll out the...

Mota-Engil Secures EUR100 Million Afreximbank Facility to Support Economic Integration Projects

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the disbursement of an EUR100 million revolving global credit facility to Mota-Engil Engenharia e Construçáo África, S.A....

Vimetco Names Afreximbank Financial Adviser for $130-million Sierra Leone Bauxite Mine Expansion Project

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has been awarded the mandate to serve as the exclusive financial adviser and mandated lead arranger for the $130-million...

Moody’s – Kenyan banks grow via mobile products in broader market, after fintech disruption

- Kenyan banks are collaborating with Safaricom's M-PESA mobile payments service to offer higher value-added services, a credit positive - Fintech innovation will continue to...

Women can change face of Africa with enough access to finance

Access to finance by women in Africa is critical if the continent is to attain the sustainable development goals, Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA)...

African Development Bank Hails Canada’s US$1.1 billion pledge in callable capital support

On the sidelines of the World Bank-IMF Spring meetings, Canada announced a $1.1 billion commitment in temporary callable capital to support the African Development...

BEX Capital raises $365 million for fund-of-funds secondaries in just four months

Largest fund ever raised dedicated entirely to fund-of-funds secondaries Introduces ‘X shares’ concept, a fee- and carry-free offering for NGOs BEX Capital, the first investment firm focused exclusively on...

African Union Signs MOU with Africa 24 News Network

The African Union Commission, and Africa 24 GROUP have signed an MoU that will see the two institutions partner to develop and disseminate content...

Citi Launches Volunteer Africa 2019

24 employees will spend four and a half weeks in Kenya to support 16 local entrepreneurs London: Citi has today launched Volunteer Africa 2019, a...

Afreximbank Releases Abridged Audited 2018 Financial Statements, Shows Continued Strong Performance

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has released its abridged audited financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2018, showing strong financial and operational performance, with total...

African migrations: opportunity not crisis, says Mo Ibrahim Foundation

2019 Ibrahim Governance Weekend highlights urgent need for robust data and informed policy to manage mobility and spur economic development Debating and discussing African migrations,...