Nigeria’s government needs to help businesses stricken by the economic impact of COVID-19 by reducing interest rates, Chris Okoro, CEO of engineering ... services company Interlinked Technologies Plc, tells The Africa Report.
Chinese infrastructure lending to African countries is widely expected to slow over the next 1-2 years amid mounting debt sustainability concerns. This ... would mark a dramatic change over the past twenty years when Beijing emerged as a key source of development finance that helped Africa close its gaping $100 billion-a-year infrastructure deficit.
The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a light on the need for the African insurance sector to demonstrate its critical role in supporting people and ... businesses. The pandemic has been the most severe risk event in Africa in years, but many insurers have not delivered on their promise.
Click and collect has the potential to reduce last-mile delivery costs of e-commerce and so produce a viable rental stream for African property ... investors, Grit Real Estate Chief Strategy Officer Darren Veenhuis tells The Africa Report.
South Africa’s stringent lockdown earlier this year may have saved lives by containing the spread of COVID-19. New COVID-19 infections have ... been declining and lockdown restrictions relaxed. But this has triggered fears of a new wave of infections.