Denmark based BLUETOWN has announced a new agreement with Microsoft Corp. that will provide broadband internet access to approximately 800,000 unserved people in the eastern part of Ghana.
[South Africa] The Professional Provident Society partners with Plug and Play to bolster insurance innovations
The Professional Provident Society has announced its partnership with Plug and Play, the world's largest global innovation platform headquartered in Silicon Valley.
Mammoet, the global market player in engineered heavy lifting and transport has mobilized a fleet of heavy lifting and transport equipment into Mozambique.
Nexus Gold Corp has reported initial sampling results from the recently acquired, 100 per cent -owned, 98-sq km Dakouli 2 Gold Project.
Africa’s 50 most funded tech companies in 2018 raised a total of $618M according to the Digest Africa INDEX, an annual report that summarises Africa’s technology investment landscape.
The Kenyan government wants all police officers to undergo a compulsory six-month training on Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
Villgro Kenya has invested $80,000 each in Maisha Meds and Turaco, two companies working to improve health access for low-income Kenyans.
Uganda-based solar energy company SolarNow has raised $9 million in debt arranged by SunFunder, a longtime debt financier for the company alongside co-lenders responsAbility and Oikocredit.
The Tomato Growers Association of Nigeria (TOGAN) has urged the Federal Government to establish cottage processing plants in tomato producing areas.
Malawi has been named a distant 10th of the top 15 African Exporters of Apparel to the United States under the African Growth & Opportunity Act (AGOA) Trade preference programme.
Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) says there are policy alternatives that can protect borrowers from excessive interest rates instead of introducing interest rate caps.
The African Development Bank Group, through its Trade Finance operations, has approved a US$14.12 million facility to support the Federal Republic of Nigeria’s membership in the African Trade Insurance Agency.
Dedicated freight subsidiary of Saudia, Saudia Cargo has opened its newest sales office at Cairo Cargo City inside Cairo International Airport.
Ghana’s financial space will now have only 23 banks, down from the 34 that were operating in the country as of January 2017.
National Oil Corporation (NOC) recorded an average production of 1.107 million barrels per day in 2018 and total revenues of 24.4 billion USD – a five year high and 78% year-on-year increase.
Solar technology company REDAVIA and ElectriFI have signed a $2million financing agreement to support REDAVIA's expansion in Ghana's industrial and commercial sector.
The real estate sector in 2018, recorded continued investment across all themes driven by the political stability following the conclusion of the electioneering period.
Egypt's foreign currency reserves dropped by 4.4 percent to 42.5 billion U.S. dollars in December 2018, compared with 44.5 billion dollars in November.
Nigeria’s crude oil daily production recorded an upward swing of about 2.09million barrels in outgone 2018, translating to a 9 per cent increment, compared with the 2017 average daily production of 1.86million barrels.
Ophir Energy has announced that it has received notification from the Equatorial Guinea Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons that the Block R Licence, which contains the Fortuna gas discovery, will not be extended.