Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Africa in 10 Minutes – October 13


Air Namibia Plans More Flights

Air Namibia is set to introduce two additional flights per week on the Windhoek-Harare route. The airline said the additional flights will only operate during the last week of this month and the whole...

Oberschneider: Rising from Rock Bottom & Africa’s Untapped Billion Opportunities


Japanese Business Investors Assured Of Investment Opportunities In Ghana

Japanese business executives who are in Ghana to tap into investment opportunities that the economy presents have been assured of conducive climate to entrust resources for good returns. The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional...
National Currency

Zimbabwe To Return To National Currency Amidst Uproar

Ever since the national currency was abandoned in favor of the US dollar in 2009, President Robert Mugabe has been unable to resort to his usual  habit of ordering the Reserve Bank to print...
Airbus A350 XWB

Ethiopian Airlines Set to Deliver First Airbus for Africa

Preparations for the delivery of the continent’s first Airbus A350 XWB are underway at aircraft manufacturer Airbus’ Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France. The most advanced commercial passenger aircraft is heading to Africa for...

Africa in 10 Minutes – May 18


Why Nigeria Intends to Join Open Government Partnership

Nigeria has enumerated reasons for officially wanting to join the Open Government Partnership (OGP), a global coalition in entrenching transparency. The intention became official through a letter to the OGP Steering Committee titled, ‘Letter of...

Ethiopia Apex Bank Expects $2b From Eurobond

Ethiopia hopes to raise as much as $2 billion through a 10-year Eurobond later this year, senior central bank advisor Elias Loha said on Wednesday. "We are looking at around 2 (billion dollars)" Loha told...

Kenya Invites Investors

Kenya has invited investors across continents to invests in diverse opportunities in the country. Foreign Affairs and International Trade Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed said his country is neither looking East nor West for investors but...