Africa’s Business Economy & The AfCFTA – the Role of SMEs [The 8th Annual FEEEDS-Gallup Africa Forum]

Date: Thursday, July 15, 2021Time: 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight TimeTime Zones: 3:00 p.m. (Cairo & Joburg); 4:00 p.m. (Addis & Nairobi); 2:00 p.m. (Lagos & ...
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Nigeria: Amid Chaos, Nigerian Senate Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The senators were divided over funds for host communities. The Senate has passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The bill was passed after the lawmakers ...
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Terry HE appointed President of Huawei Northern Africa

Huawei has announced the appointment of Terry HE as President of Huawei Northern Africa. In this role, he will be responsible for coordinating the group’s ...
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Nigeria: Finally, National Assembly Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Senate and House of Representatives have passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The bill was first passed at the house of reps after the ...
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Rwanda: Zipline Raises $250 Million for Operations Expansion

Zipline, arguably the world’s largest drone delivery service for medical supplies which was founded in Rwanda has raised $250 million in new equity financing, bringing ...
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Tunisia: Orange to Launch Experimental 5G Network Amid Telecom Rush to the Cloud

Madrid /Spain — Orange said on Wednesday it will launch an experimental 5G network using a cloud-based open platform and artificial intelligence in July, as ...
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Zimbabwe: ‘Govt Has Killed Us’ – Harare Traders As Demolitions Continue

INFORMAL traders at Tichagarika shopping centre and Glen View 8 home industries complex in Harare have equated the government’s decision Tuesday to demolish their market ...
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Nigeria: Senate to Debate PIB Report Thursday

The Senate will, Thursday this week, debate the report of its joint committees on Petroleum (Upstream, Downstream and Gas) on the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). ...
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Nigeria: No Petrol Price Increase in July – NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said the official price of a litre of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol will remain ...
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Tanzania: Govt to Amend Cooperative Act

THE government has initiated the process of amending the Cooperatives Act of 2013 to eliminate shortcomings that impede the growth of cooperative entities in the ...
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