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AfDB President Briefs Cote d’Ivoire Diplomatic Corp on the Progress of...

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Akinwumi Adesina, hosted the annual luncheon of diplomats accredited to Côte d’Ivoire in Abidjan on Tuesday...

Mozambique to Join EPA and SADC

Mozambique has started applying the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the European Union and the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), making the agreement the...

US Partners Uganda to Provide Electricity

A US government-led initiative on Wednesday announced the launch of the Power Africa Uganda Electricity Supply Accelerator, an $11 million activity that will partner...

ZIMBABWE: Mnagagwa Appoints ZEC Head

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, has appointed Justice Priscilla Chigumba as head of the country's poll management body. President Mnangagwa confirmed her appointment as part...

RWANDA: Rising Exports to Boost Economy

The Rwandan government has said rising exports are expected to help Rwanda’s economy expand by its long term annual average of about 8 per...

ZIMBABWE: Government to Privatize State-Owned Steel Firm

Zimbabwe plans to take on about $500 million of debt owed by state-owned steelmaker, Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (ZISCO) to allow a new...

EGYPT: Economic Growth Rate to Reach 5 Per cent in 2018...

The Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Jihad Azour has said the economic growth rate...

Tanzania Tops the List of Inclusive Economies in Africa

The Annual World Economic Forum (WEF), Davos Switzerland, has listed Tanzania as top in inclusive economy among African countries in 2018. Inclusive growth is economic...

Zimbabwe is World’s Second Largest Informal Economy – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recognized Zimbabwe as the largest informal economy, second to Bolivia. In a working paper titled, "Shadow Economies Around...

Nigeria: Government Seeks Foreign Investors for Broadband Expansion

The Nigerian Government is seeking foreign investors that would help expand the nation's broadband network in order to achieve and surpass the targeted 30...