Nescafé announces winner of first Get Started Africa competition
12-23-2014 | 15:43:28
In March 2014, Nescafé launched a youth entrepreneurship initiative across Central and West Africa. With its Get Started Africa truck tour, Nescafé aimed at encouraging the youth to change the status quo and unleashing their creativity.

Central Bank of Nigeria Signs MoU with Deposit Money Banks to Boost Power Supply
12-23-2014 | 14:22:22
Barely a month after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)signed agreement withplayers in the power sector in collaboration withthe Ministries of Power and Petroleum Resources as well as the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) on the Nigerian Electricity Market Stabilisation Facility (NEMSF), the Bank has signed another agreement with the Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) in the country to boost power supply in the country.

Locafrique gets EUR25 million facility for agric sector support
12-23-2014 | 14:07:49
Dakar-based leasing company Locafrique Senegal is the beneficiary of a 25 million Euro dual tranche credit facility arranged by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) aimed at increasing support to the Senegalese agricultural sector.

[South Africa] Abengoa signs PPA And Secures Financing For 100 MW Xina Solar One CSP Plant In South Africa
12-23-2014 | 14:06:03
Spain-based Abengoa has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) and secured financing for the 100 MW Xina Solar One parabolic trough concentrated solar power (CSP) facility in South Africa.

EgyptAir selects global technology company Sabre for airline transformation project
12-23-2014 | 14:03:05
Africa’s largest carrier has signed an agreement with global technology company Sabre to help develop and implement a transformation program for EgyptAir Airlines and Express.

Gabriel Kajero: Nigeria has flown the nest but is not laying any eggs soon...
12-23-2014 | 15:01:00
In lieu of the financial brownie point gained over South Africa, Nigeria has flown the nest but is not laying any eggs soon for the majority of its population.

[Interview] Kojo Asante-Abedi: "The first step in the recovery of the Ghanaian economy is to improve business confidence"
12-23-2014 | 08:27:00
Kojo Asante-Abedi is CEO of Explainer DC in Ghana. Africa Business Communities had the opportunity to meet him.

Wanted: Headhunters in Africa
12-12-2014 | 15:00:00
Africa is rising! Our members at Africa Business Communities recognize the growth, but also say that it is difficult to find the right high-level candidates to match the rise.

[Africa CEO Forum] What is your vision on the development of the Nigerian economy in 2015?
12-10-2014 | 14:28:00
On a regular basis we consult African CEO's about their views on business. Today's question: What is your vision on the development of the Nigerian economy in 2015?