UBA, China Development Bank, Sign $100 Million Deal to Support African SMEs

[Premium Times] The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, a pan-African banking group and China Development Bank (CDB), the world’s largest development finance institution, on February 27 announced the signing of a $100 million seven-year loan agreement to…

[Premium Times] The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, a pan-African banking group and China Development Bank (CDB), the world’s largest development finance institution, on February 27 announced the signing of a $100 million seven-year loan agreement to finance the development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.

Buoyed By Non-Oil Sector, GDP Sustains Growth At 1.92% in Q4 2017

[This Day] Buoyed by the non-oil sector, the Nigerian economy grew in real terms by 1.92 per cent in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017 (year-on-year), maintaining its positive growth trajectory since the emergence of the economy from recession in the sec…

[This Day] Buoyed by the non-oil sector, the Nigerian economy grew in real terms by 1.92 per cent in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017 (year-on-year), maintaining its positive growth trajectory since the emergence of the economy from recession in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stuck, Half-Way Through the Ramaphosa Rubicon

[Daily Maverick] Most of the Cabinet changes were sideways shuffles such as Malusi Gigaba’s. A total of 23 of the Cabinet portfolios changed hands, and 10 Cabinet members bit the Rubicon dust.

[Daily Maverick] Most of the Cabinet changes were sideways shuffles such as Malusi Gigaba’s. A total of 23 of the Cabinet portfolios changed hands, and 10 Cabinet members bit the Rubicon dust.

Meru University Student Leader Shot Dead By Police

[Nation] A student leader at Meru University of Science and Technology was on Tuesday afternoon shot dead by police during protests against high school fees and poor learning conditions at the institution.

[Nation] A student leader at Meru University of Science and Technology was on Tuesday afternoon shot dead by police during protests against high school fees and poor learning conditions at the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya