The startup which is operational in West Africa and Madagascar secured funding from the Energy Entrepreneurs Growth Fund (EEGF), which is managed by Triple Jump, and the Facility for Energy Inclusion Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (FEI-OGEF), which is managed by the LHGP Asset Management.
April 12, 2021
Top East African banks increased provisions for bad debts by over $736 million in 2020 to reduce exposure on household and business loans in the countries ravaged by the Covid-19 pandemic, affecting impacting profitability and returns to shareholders.
April 8, 2021
The East African countries look to borrow more than $750 million in syndicated loans to cushion the economic impact of the Coronavirus pandemic as Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and Tanzania have all been seeking either syndicated loans or special drawing rights from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as they seek to revive economies experiencing the pandemic-induced shocks.
April 6, 2021
This means that the start of the trade talks could be delayed and the objectives of the bilateral pact revisited to recognize President Biden’s agenda with some of the aims of the negotiations set by the Trump administration likely to be changed.
April 5, 2021
This is coming as the continent seeks to eradicate COVID-19 by reaching at least, a minimum of 60 per cent immunisation of Africans.
March 29, 2021
The National laboratory systems play a vital role in preventing, detecting and responding to health threats and veterinary diagnostic laboratories are at the centre of veterinary services’ control programmes for transboundary animal diseases (TADs).
March 24, 2021
Through a focus on digital skills and online marketing, the program will support entrepreneurs build and promote their online brands and will also equip business advisors in Egypt with the skills to better support startups.
March 24, 2021
The Fund seeks to support solutions that the harmful impacts associated with the use of traditional cooking options both at the household and institutional levels, build climate change resilience among Africans and support productive uses such as agro-processing, water pumping, cooling, and refrigeration services.
Anatogu, who is also the Secretary of the National Action Committee on AfCFTA, spoke at an event recently saying Nigeria aims to use the continental trade agreement to prepare for a post-oil revenue.
The passenger added that shortly after takeoff, the pilot announced that he had to return to the airport due to the unusual noise, which later showed that a bird strike cracked the engine propeller.