DON'T MISS : Talking Africa New Podcast – GERD: Sudan got a raw deal from 1959 treaty with Egypt

Latest Stories

Thursday, 11 June 2020
Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Egypt VS Coronavirus: Banks take stimulus cash but don’t onlend

Egypt, with one of the largest economies in Africa, also has one of the largest populations at nearly 100 million. The social and economic hit ... it has taken from the coronavirus is beginning to become more apparent. In the first part of our series on the impact of COVID-19 on Egypt, we look to see if its banks are strong enough to weather the pandemic slump. The challenge is to increase their lending to the private sector, and especially small business.

Tuesday, 9 June 2020
Monday, 8 June 2020
Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Abidjan

Coronavirus: DFIs are key to Africa’s economic recovery

As lockdowns and curfews are being gradually eased across Africa, the continent faces turbulent times ahead as the COVID-19 pandemic continues ... to impact the global economy. Already, the harsh economic fallout of stringent lockdowns seems to have been felt more keenly by families across the continent than the disease itself, pushing people with little or no savings and limited access to government support either back or further into poverty.

We value your privacy

The Africa Report uses cookies to provide you with a quality user experience, measure audience, and provide you with personalized advertising. By continuing on The Africa Report, you agree to the use of cookies under the terms of our privacy policy.
You can change your preferences at any time.