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Investors Pile Back into South Africa

JUNK! What JUNK? Investors Pile Back into South Africa: It’s as if South Africa’s downgrade to junk never happened. The country is now paying less to borrow in the local-currency than at any time in the five years before Moody’s #Investors Service…

IMF approves additional $111.06 mln to Rwanda to address COVID-19 pandemic:

The #InternationalMonetaryFund said on Thursday it had approved an additional $111.06 million disbursement to #Rwanda to address the effects of the #COVID19 #pandemic on the country’s economy. “Rwanda’s economic outlook has worsened…

AfCFTA: How manufacturing might take off in Africa, It won’t be the same as it was in East Asia

THE FATHER of development economics and the father of African nationalism did not take long to fall out. Arthur Lewis had made his name studying industrial revolutions. Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first prime minister, had made his resisting British…

AfricanSolutionsForAfricanProblems

In case you missed it: Victoria Falls roars back to life just months after severe #drought reduced it to a trickle: The #VictoriaFalls are thundering once again, just months after a severe drought brought the world's largest #waterfall to…

Africa is open for business

Africa is open for business - what you should know. A message from Wamkele Mene, Secretariat General, AfCFTA Secretariat. #FightingForTheAfricaWeWant #WamkeleMene #WeAreInThisTogether #AfCFTASecretariat #StaySafe #StayHome #COVID19 #WashYourHands #SocialDistancing #WeAreTheVaccine #CoronavirusOutbreak #AfricaPrepares #FactsNotFear #AfCFTA20200 #Africa2020 #OneAfricanMarket #TheAfricaWeWant #Africa #AfCFTATV #AU #AfricaOnTheMove #InvestInAfrica #OneAfrica #Diaspora #AfCFTA #MadeInAfrica #AfricaRising #CFTA #SAATM #AfricaWeMustTryHarder #Agenda2063 #AfricaMustUnitee #TradeNotAid #BetterAfricaBetterWorld‬ #MakeItInAfrica #TransAfricanHighways #PanAfrican #AfricanDescent #AfricaInTheNews‬ #AfricanSolutionsForAfricanProblems https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=fPDsjRPu7ks&feature=emb_logo Credit:…

Free Trade Zone

AfCFTA: COVID-19 is a hiccup in delay says Afreximbank’s president: The 54-nation continental #freetrade zone is expected to create a $3.4tn economic bloc with 1.3 billion people across #Africa and constitute the largest new trading bloc in…

Mark-Anthony Johnson Mark-Anthony Johnson CEO at JIC Holdings View full profile Mark-Anthony Johnson Mark-Anthony Johnson • 1st CEO at JIC Holdings 7m • 7 minutes ago COVID-19 Update Across Africa: Sunday, 7 June 2020

The hashtag#AfricanUnion (AU) and hashtag#AfricaCDC have launched a hashtag#publicprivatepartnership with the hashtag#AfroChampionsInitiative, known as the hashtag#AfricaCOVID19ResponseFund. The hashtag#partnership aims to raise an initial US$…

The Forgotten Involvement of Einstein with the American Civil Rights Movement

What you should know: The movement inspired thousands of hashtag#heroes to step forward, though few as unlikely as hashtag#AlbertEinstein. There is, however, a somber point in the social outlook of Americans. Their sense of hashtag#equality…

Egypt shares jump after $5.2bln IMF agreement announced:

Egyptian hashtag#shares jumped on Sunday after the hashtag#InternationalMonetaryFund (IMF) announced on Friday it had reached a staff-level hashtag#agreement with hashtag#Egypt for a one-year, $5.2 billion standby hashtag#loan to help it grapple…