Nigerian Nnanna new Africa Finance Corp chairperson

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AFRICA Finance Corporation (AFC) has appointed Nigeria executive, Dr Joseph Nnanna, as its new chairperson. Nanna, the Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), replaces compatriot and former CBN colleague, Dr Sarah Alade, who has stepped down from the position. Andrew Alli, President and Chief Executive of AFC, More...

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LAGOS, NIGERIA - JULY 15:  A detail of some Nigerian Naira,(NGN) being counted  in an exchange office on July 15, 2008 in Lagos, Nigeria.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
By On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Positive response projected for Nigeria bond

LAGOS, NIGERIA – JULY 15: A detail of some Nigerian Naira,(NGN) being counted in an exchange office on July 15, 2008 in Lagos, Nigeria. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) LAGOS, (CAJ News) – ANALYSTS More...

By On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Cybercriminals rob corporates millions

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) -On average a single cybersecurity incident now costs large businesses 11 million rands (US $861,000) while, small and medium businesses (SMBs) end up paying at least a million ($86,500). These More...

Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN
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Central bank upbeat at Nigeria recovery prospects

Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) looks likely to retain market rates in 2017 as Africa’s biggest economy shows signs of overcoming a decline. On Tuesday, More...

SENTECH
By On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Satellite deal expands content across Africa

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SENTECH, a leading broadcasting signal distributor in Africa, has extended and expanded its relationship with Intelsat to bolster delivery of media services in sub-Saharan Africa. Intelsat More...

Zambia National Farmers Union
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Zambia agri expo receives support

LUSAKA, (CAJ News) – THE Agritech Expo Zambia set for the central town of Chisamba next month is receiving a positive response from the industry. AFGRI Corporation Ltd., the sole John Deere distributor in More...

South Africa has enjoyed a reputation as an exporter of excellent quality foods
By On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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South African food exporter eyes Nigeria market

South Africa has enjoyed a reputation as an exporter of excellent quality foods CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – A SOUTH African company, Berfin, is discounting the frosty relations between the two countries in its More...

Eskom
By On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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French funding aids Eskom’s investments in power grid

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ESKOM and the French Agency for Development have signed a R6 billion (€400 million) multi-tranche framework agreement to support Eskom investments in the extension and reinforcement More...

huawei
By On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Huawei offers African Utility Week platinum boost

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL information and telecommunications giant, Huawei, has signed a platinum sponsorship with African Utility Week, the leading conference and trade exhibition for power, energy More...

African-Utility-Week
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KPMG industry solutions awaited at African Utility Week

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – PREPARATIONS for the 2017 African Utility Week are gathering momentum with global audit firm, KPMG, confirming diamond sponsorship of the event set for Cape Town in May. This is More...