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AfricaCom 2018 : Nokia connects Africa through collaboration and innovation

AfricaCom 2018 will be another landmark event for Nokia. This  year, the company will again showcase how it is shaping the future of technology to transform human experiences with effortless, simple and dependable technologies. The Nokia team would love to meet you at AfricaCom to discuss any topics that you are interested in and demonstrate […]

AU, APRA resolve to tackle Africa’s image challenges

The African Union Commission (AUC) has once again reiterated its resolve to work with the African Public Relations Association (APRA) in tackling the reputation challenges of Africa. This assertion was made when the Deputy Chairperson of the AUC received the President of APRA, Mr Yomi Badejo-Okusanya in his office in Addis Ababa. Mr Quartey said […]

AIF interest secured for 45 deals worth $32bn – AfDB

In a statement made available to our correspondent in Abuja on Sunday, the AfDB said, 0ut of 61 transactions valued at $40.4bn tabled for discussions in boardroom sessions at the just concluded African Investment Forum in Sandton, South Africa, 45 deals worth over $32bn were secured,  and the final numbers were yet to be announced. […]

Mentorship opportunity, $50,000 to win as Johnson & Johnson AIC Challenge 2.0 begins

Johnson & Johnson today launched the Champions of Science Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0, the second continent-wide competition calling on African innovators to submit ideas for innovative technologies, products and solutions that have the potential to create positive impact for African communities. The challenge focuses on identifying scalable and sustainable solutions to six major health and environmental […]

Google’s Launchpad Accelerator Africa Programme Graduates Class 2

Google  Launchpad Accelerator Africa  class 2 startups graduated commence in Lagos 9th Novermber, 2018. Launchpad is a global mentoring programme that helps startups build and scale great products by matching them with the best of Google – its people, network, and advanced technologies. Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa is a regional Launchpad – an acceleration programme for top early-stage African […]

AIF 2018: Lusophone Africa sets sight on US$5 billion in projects under new Development Finance Compact

Lusophone countries have identified a pipeline of more than US$5 billion in private sector and private-public partnership (PPP) projects to accelerate growth in their economies. The projects form part of a development finance compact between the Bank, the government of Portugal, and the six Portuguese-speaking countries of Africa – Angola, Cabo Verde, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, […]

Champoining the Cause: Youths in Agriculture

Africa as a continent has reported a significant rate in agriculture; Agriculture is one of the sectors on the continents with a reasonably high level of revenue from export activities. Export commodities such as Cocoa, coffee, Timber, cashew and maize are some widely known produce that earn the continent much foreign exchange revenue. Youths over […]

AOW 2018 explores the financial opportunities in the African oil and gas market

Africa Oil Week , the leading event dedicated to the African oil and gas industry hosted a live broadcast by CNBC Africa focusing on the Global Funding Strategies and M&A for the African Upstream exploring how the key stakeholders tap into large pools of global capital to finance the sector. Editor-at-Large for CNBC Africa, Bronwyn […]

All Africa Business Leaders Awards Announce 2018 West African Finalists

All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™), in partnership with CNBC Africa, have announced the 2018 West African finalists, after the completion of a rigorous and extensive selection process. The 8th edition of the AABLA will honour business excellence and leaders who have made considerable and remarkable impact on their various industries, individuals, communities, continent and the […]

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