The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has sought effective collaboration with members of the African Union of Transportation and Logistics Organization to halt incidents of cross-border leakages of petroleum products.
Nigeria’s NEM Insurance Plc has announced that Advanced Finance and Investment Group has completed an investment in the Company, by acquiring 29.9% of the Company’s shares.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed financing agreements worth €115 million with the Government of Rwanda to support the Rwanda Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Programme.
The United Nations Department of Economics and Social Affairs, UINDP and the Economic Commission for Africa have held a workshop aimed at enhancing Ethiopia’s policy coherence for SDGs.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has signed a facility agreement lending $170 million to Egypt-based conglomerate Orascom Investment Holding.
Zimbabweans are turning Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology to circumvent an apparent government internet shutdown according to leading VPN comparison site BestVPN.com.
Africa's general economic performance continues to recover and GDP growth is projected to accelerate to 4.0 percent in 2019 and 4.1 percent in 2020.
Global vehicle manufacturer Mercedes-Benz looks forward to resuming production in Egypt soon, a senior official of the company has said.
Canadian exploration company Giyani Metals Corp has announced the completion of the environmental management plan (EMP) for its Lobatse manganese prospect in Botswana.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to implement effective commercial framework that would halt the export of major components used in the production of cooking gas.
VFS Global has commenced operations with its first Passport Application Centre in the capital city of Accra on behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Growsel, has received software from Oracle NetSuite Social Impact for growing social enterprises.
Telco Systems has announced that it has completed an upgrade of the carrier Ethernet network of Kenya Education Network (KENET), the National Research and Education Network (NREN) of Kenya, from 10GE to 100GE.
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is set to raise revenue to GDP ratio from current 18.3 per cent in 2017/18 to 19.2 per cent in 2020/21.
Visa has announced that it is launching a global initiative – She’s Next, Empowered by Visa – to encourage women small business owners as they build, sustain and advance their businesses.
Angola’s National Assembly has approved draft resolutions on agreements for the elimination of double taxation with Portugal, China and the United Arab Emirates.
Kenya’s telecommunication company Telkom will dedicate KSh. 1 billion, $10 million, into the expansion and optimisation of its 4G and 3G network.
Domains.co.za has officially launched its new Epyc Virtual Private Server (VPS) hosting solution, featuring the new AMD EPYC 7000 Series processors.
Diamond and Access Banks are set to have the largest alternative channels on the continent even as customers of both financial institutions can now use their ATMs without paying the usual N65 charge.
Until recently, Egypt’s government spent more on electricity subsidies than it spent on education, health care, and social welfare combined.