World Bank cautions over issuing bonds

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe 2018 African Pulse Report by the World Bank has cautioned African governments to reduce their high appetite for borrowing

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Swaziland king renames country ‘the Kingdom of eSwatini’

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestSwaziland’s King Mswati III has announced he is renaming the country as the Kingdom of eSwatini. The monarch announced the

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Africa’s economic growth rebounds at a slow pace – World Bank

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe World Bank is projecting Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic growth to reach 3.1% in 2018 compared to 2017 decline. Projected growth

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Bank of America hauls in biggest profit ever

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestBank of America is minting money thanks to tax cuts, turbulent markets and the stronger economy. America’s second-largest bank hauled

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Nigeria Customs Service to ban importation of Tramadol

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe Assistant Comptroller General of Customs, Zone A, Aminu Dahiru, has urged Customs agents to assist in curbing importation of

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South Africa bans KPMG from auditing public institutions

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestKPMG was banned from auditing public institutions in South Africa, compounding a crisis for the auditor in the country over

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World’s first diamond-backed crypto assets launched in Dubai

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestAl-Kasir Group, a Dubai-based company, has launched the world’s first diamond trading portal that uses blockchain technology – widely known

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Ethiopia overtakes Ghana as Africa’s fastest growing economy

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestEthiopia has overtaken Ghana as Africa’s fastest growing economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

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IMF endorses crpto currency

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestIMF head Christine Lagarde has dedicated a new blog post to the “potential benefits” of “crypto-assets such as Bitcoin.” The

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Ghana mourns Winnie Mandela

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestFormer First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, has led a government delegation to pay their respects to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela

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