01-20-2020 | 12:30:00
Ghana’s commercial bank with focus on Agriculture, ADB has announced that it has received approval to issue in excess of 39 million ordinary shares to the Ghana Amalgamated Trust.
01-20-2020 | 10:30:00
The Uganda Industrial Research Institute a company wholly owned by the government of Uganda has commissioned the Nyakihanga Fruit Processing Facility to add value through production of fruit juices.
01-20-2020 | 08:58:00
Maghreb Private Equity Fund IV (MPEF IV) has acquired 1.8 million new shares, representing 16.20% of the capital of the Tunisian agrifood firm Land’Or.
01-20-2020 | 08:50:00
African Solutions Private Ltd (Afrisol), a Zimbabwean firm which has been investing in Rwanda over the past two years, has bought off the 98.3% shareholding in Burera Diary Limited from the Rwanda Government.
01-17-2020 | 12:14:00
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has extend $55.9 million financing to Habesha Breweries S.C., a beverage manufacturer in Ethiopia.
01-17-2020 | 09:56:00
German development finance institution DEG has granted US$2.2 million to Fairafric, a German company which specializes in the production and marketing of chocolate bars.
01-17-2020 | 07:56:00
Nespresso, a coffee operating unit of the Nestlé Group, has partnered with the Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park to promote the local coffee industry as part of the Nespresso’s Reviving Origins program.
01-17-2020 | 07:42:00
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of 2,850 metric tonnes of rice from the Government of Sierra Leone to support the implementation of the country’s national school feeding programme.
01-17-2020 | 07:41:00
HarvestPlus and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have released a joint brief on biofortification that presents the latest research evidence and implementation lessons learnt.
01-16-2020 | 12:20:00
A record 45 million people, mostly women and children in the 16-nation Southern African Development Community are gravely food insecure following repeated drought, widespread flooding and economic disarray.
01-16-2020 | 10:03:00
The newly established Malawi Agricultural and Industrial Investment Corporation (MAIIC) is now in full force to drive private sector led economic development in the country.
01-16-2020 | 08:33:00
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Awash Bank have partnered to invest in microfinance institutions and small- and medium-sized agricultural businesses in Ethiopia.
01-16-2020 | 08:30:37
The Italian Development Cooperation is contributing more than €4.55m to two United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) projects in Egypt and Iraq.
01-16-2020 | 08:28:00
Ezdehar Management has acquired an undisclosed stake in Rich Food Industries, a fast-growing manufacturer of convenience foods focused on the animal protein segment in Egypt.
01-16-2020 | 08:18:00
Presco Plc, a palm-oil processing firm listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, has signed a partnership deal with the Edo State Government to develop high yielding oil palm seeds.