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PayAngel unveils Lady Dentaa Amoateng as brand ambassador

B & FT Online 22 Apr 2024
By working with Lady Dentaa, PayAngel continues to bridge the gap between Africans at home and abroad, fostering financial inclusion for all ... empowerment for Africans resonates deeply with me.
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Developing Africa

China Daily 22 Apr 2024
At the inaugural Africa Climate Summit held in September, leaders of African countries called for enhanced technological and financial assistance to the continent to boost its climate response and green transition.
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Russia Scrambles for Influence in French-speaking West Africa

B & FT Online 22 Apr 2024
China has disposed of important financial resources and has been at least between the 1990s and the end of the 2010s incomparably less violent than Russia in spreading its influence all over the African continent.
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OCHA seeks $413M for humanitarian crisis in northern Mozambique

Voa News 22 Apr 2024
OCHA Mozambique representative Paola Serrao Emerson told a media conference in Maputo on Friday that her organization’s efforts to deal with the souring humanitarian situation in the southern African nation face financial problems.
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Ramaphosa hits out at South Africa’s banks, calls for reform

Independent online (SA) 22 Apr 2024
Criticising the five banks — FNB, Absa, Investec, Standard Bank, and Nedbank — for their monopolistic control, Ramaphosa highlighted how this dominance has particularly excluded Black South Africans from pivotal roles in the financial sector.
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Fifth World Entrepreneurs Investment Forum to focus on innovation and sustainable growth

The Daily Tribune - Bahrain 22 Apr 2024
These include forging partnerships for Arab and African entrepreneurs, establishing conducive ecosystems for business innovation, and advocating sustainable practices such as financial inclusion and green technology ... .
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N831m Debt: UBA Asks Court to Stop Sale of Borini Prono’s Assets

This Day 22 Apr 2024
One of the leading pan-African financial services institution, United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), said it has filed an application to halt the sale of the assets of a construction firm, Borini Prono ...
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The pandemic cost 7 million lives, but talks to prevent a repeat stall

Detroit news 22 Apr 2024
“We felt like we were beggars when it came to vaccine availability,” South African President Cyril Ramaphosa recalled at a global financial summit in 2023.
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Africa needs USD 277 billion per year for climate adaptation: African Development Bank Group

Beijing News 21 Apr 2024
... of the global financial architecture, Adesina said the African Development Bank had innovated and created the Climate Action Window as part of the 16th replenishment of its African Development Fund.
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Africa urged to invest in science, technology and innovation

Ghana Business News 21 Apr 2024
... African Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Forum in Addis Ababa Ethiopia ... She underscored a critical challenge – financial sustainability – which she said impacts on many African tech hubs.
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Africa should invest in Science, technology and innovation to build a prosperous, just and sustainable future

Capital Ethiopia 21 Apr 2024
... African Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Forum in Addis Ababa Ethiopia ... She underscored a critical challenge – financial sustainability – which she said impacts on many African tech hubs.
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SEC Amends Rules Governing Digital Assets, to Issue Guidelines on Capital Raising for Banks’ Recapitalisation

This Day 21 Apr 2024
He highlighted the impact of this slowdown on African financial markets, including the depreciation of African currencies and a decrease in total market capitalisation.
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Artificial intelligence (AI) could create a turning point for financial inclusion in Africa

The Patriotic Vanguard 20 Apr 2024
Microsoft continues to engage with the African Union and national governments in priority markets to help strengthen our collective role as responsible stewards of AI Traditionally, cost has been a ...
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Intra-African Trade Fair generates $120 billion trade-investment deals so far

B & FT Online 20 Apr 2024
The Signing Ceremony was attended by public and private sector institutions, African diplomatic corps, financial institutions, and trade and industry associations, and is intended to maximise awareness surrounding the upcoming IATF2025.
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IMF to disburse $360m third tranche to Ghana without creditors MoU

Ghana Business News 20 Apr 2024
Mr Abebe Aemro Selassie, Director, African Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), says Ghana will receive its next funding support from the IMF even if its unable to sign a final debt pact with its official bilateral creditors.
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