When the early days of the pandemic pushed industries across East Africa into survival mode, it sparked a wave of cloud adoption that has swept through the region.
As startups successfully raise funding, they are boosting their product and service portfolio while setting sight on the East African region for expansion. This
[Column] Michael Mwangi: Accelerate digital transformation in the SME sector to boost growth of e-commerce
Digitisation of small businesses supports the overall growth of the economy, given the important role they play in the wider economic picture.
The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund has approved a $13.95 million grant to the Government of Ethiopia to implement the first phase of a livelihood improvement project for pastoralist communities in Ethiopia’s drylands.
Identity theft in South Africa continues to rise, despite numerous warnings and efforts to protect consumers. Reports suggest that someone's identity is stolen somewhere in the world every two seconds.
AFRICA needs to mobilise a staggering US$170 billion annually in long term financing to develop infrastructure key sectors, agriculture included to accelerate growth dwarfed by the COVID 19, conflicts and climate change.
The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund has approved a grant of $6.12 million to help strengthen public finance governance in low-income African countries.
This is sharply lower than the 10.2% increase in 2021, according to the latest World Bank Migration and Development Brief .
In years gone by, pages such as these have been awash with articles and opinions about fintechs and their potential to drive financial inclusion and improve the lives of millions of unbanked and underserved communities
The African Financial Alliance on Climate Change (AFAC) unveiled a new vision for 2030 during the global climate summit (COP27), prioritizing mobilizing capital and tools to meet the Paris Agreement goal.
[Sénégal ]: Plus de 166 millions d’euros pour la construction de l’autoroute Dakar-Tivaouane-Saint Louis
Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé un prêt de 166,36 millions d’euros au Sénégal pour construire l’autoroute Dakar-Tivaouane-Saint Louis qui va permettre de désenclaver les régions Nord du pays.
As a Finance Controller you provide technical Controllership guidance to both finance and commercial leaders across countries within Kenya and the Netherlands (with future oversight over other African markets the business is to expand to).
RMB acted as Mandated Lead Arranger & Bookrunner for IHS Holding Limited’s $600 million syndicated term loan facility.
Proparco has just made a USD 10m subscription to a green bond arranged by Symbiotics Investments; the proceeds from the bond will be on lent to GreenLight Planet, one of the leading Solar-Home System actors in Sub Saharan Africa, to support its activity in providing access to energy for off-grid customers in underserved African markets.
The processing of these grains reduces their volume by 20 to 30 percent and removes even more of their nutritional value.
Dubbed #SuperFansChallenge, football fans can decide what amount of money they want to save should the team they are supporting win, lose or draw throughout the World Cup and Premier League season.
In 2020, Afreximbank introduced a dedicated US$500 million facility to support Africa's creative and cultural industry as part of its wider CANEX programme.
The World Bank has voiced its support for its latest six-year strategy in Kenya, as the country strives towards green, resilient, and inclusive development.
African Development Fund invests $6.12m to strengthen public finance governance in African countries
The African Development Fund has approved a grant of $6.12 million to help strengthen public finance governance in low-income African countries.
[Column] Patrick Utomi: For AfCFTA to deliver on its promise, we must address concerns of entrepreneurs
We must recognise the preponderance of micro-small and medium sized enterprise in the continent’s commercial landscape.