Africa

Water Outages Loom Over Major South African Hub

Hundreds of thousands of people in one of South Africa’s most important economic regions risk…

AfDB Board Okays $1.5bn to Avert Food Crisis in Africa

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Groups (AfDB) on Friday approved a…

Vodacom: Mobile Money Woes in Tanzania Dent International Portfolio Performance

The Vodacom Group has reported R102.7bn ($6.9bn) in revenue generated mostly in South Africa. Meanwhile,…

SA Hikes Rates by Most Since 2016 With More to Come

South Africa’s central bank raised its benchmark interest rate by the biggest margin in more…

New South Africa Agro-Processing Masterplan to Transform Sector

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Minister Thoko Didiza has told a mini-plenary of the…

SA, Namibia Among New African Green Hydrogen Alliance’s Founding Members

South Africa, Namibia and four other African countries on May 18 formally launched the Africa…

Citi, British International Investment Agree $100 million Risk-Sharing Lending Deal for Africa

British International Investment (BII) and U.S. bank Citigroup Inc (C.N) have signed a $100 million risk-sharing facility…

Tanzania: New Gas Entrants Likely as Industrialisation Gathers Pace, Wentworth CEO Says

The business friendly approach of Tanzanian president Samia Hassan is likely to lead to new…

ENI Has Placed Africa at the Heart of its Energy Transition Strategy

The Italian oil and gas major ENI, which has a unique network and over 60…

Deutsche Bank Not Financing Controversial African Oil Pipeline

Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) is not financing a pipeline in Africa that environmental campaigners have said will displace…