From Malabo, Buhari makes another promise to Nigerians, this time, to begin construction of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday said that the Federal Government would soon commence the construction of the 600-kilometre Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline which would move gas from the Southern part of the country to the Nor
CHILLING DATA FROM AFRICA: $42 billion financing gap exists between men and women as 70 percent of women remain excluded financially
There are many myths against women in Africa, but the "high-risk" myth for financing is one of the most damaging to women and the society. According to that debunked and discredited, but yet,...
IMF Staff Completes 2019 Article IV Mission to Botswana End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement...
Botswana’s economy facing headwinds in 2019 but expected to recover in 2020 as the diamond market normalizes, IMF says
The economy of Botswana will get worse in 2019 but recover in 2020, the International Monetary Fund said in a statement on Wednesday. IMF said growth is expected to slow to about 3½...
Equatorial Guinea announces winners of 2019 oil, gas and mining blocks in 2019 bid round. Seven companies awarded concessions for nine blocks
Equatorial Guinea’s Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons has announced the winners of the 2019 licensing round for its oil, gas and mining acreage. Officially launched in April, the round received interest from 53...
The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ms. Kristalina Georgieva said on Sunday that Lebanon should embrace reforms to...
Nigerian activists ask World Bank to ‘tread carefully’ before disbursing $114.28 million loan to Buhari administration to fight COVID-19
Nigeria's Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the World Bank President Mr David Malpass, urging...
Climate financing by seven of the world’s largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) totalled $61.6 billion in 2019, of which $41.5 billion...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday approved a disbursement of $152.61 million to Gabon to respond to COVID-19 economic fallout.
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