A long-term Egyptian recovery in place since currency devaluation in 2016 can resume after the war between Russia and Ukraine ends, Mathias Althoff, ... partner at Swedish frontier markets investor Tundra Fonder, tells The Africa Report.
Ghana’s finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta hopes he can get an IMF bailout before the end of the year to support the country's 2023 budget, but ... reaching a deal this early will depend on how soon a credible domestic recovery program will be drawn up.
Canada-listed Madison Metals has reached a first of its kind agreement to secure funding for its uranium projects in Namibia through the sale ... of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), Duane Parnham, executive chairman and CEO, tells The Africa Report.
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With Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, interest rates have spiked, and international investors, lured by the emerging African fintech scene are ... slowly changing tack, preferring to invest in less risky, higher-grade investments in more developed markets.
Transnet Group CEO Portia Derby once exercised oversight on state-owned entities (SOEs) as director-general of public enterprises. She now occupies ... the hot seat at a company often described as the “spinal cord” of South Africa’s economy. Meet CEO Derby's executive team at Transnet.
After dropping his fierce opposition to taking Ghana back into the arms of the IMF, Ghana’s finance minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, is targeting ... a credit of $3bn from the institution. This will be the 17th time they have turned to the development finance institution for help.
Egypt’s weakening currency, new IMF agreement, increasing Qatari interest, and appealing IPOs might lead to higher bids for government-owned ... stakes compared to previous transactions. Conversely, taxes and authorities’ indecisiveness could still turn off investors.
Kenya needs to rediscover forgotten agricultural skills to lift productivity if it is to climb the export value chain, Anthony Mwangi, the new ... CEO of Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM), tells The Africa Report.