Video / Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:14:45 GMT
Nigeria's health Ministry recently disclosed that Nigerians spend over one billion dollars annually for medical treatment abroad.
Video / Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:07:59 GMT
Figures from the World Bank suggest that delays from ports add roughly 10 per cent to the cost of imported goods.
Video / Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:36:53 GMT
The 11th of November 2016 will forever remain enshrined in history books as the day that saw republican candidate Donald Trump sweep victory to become the U.S. president-elect. To discuss what his presidency will mean for U.S.
Video / Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:25:33 GMT
Adjusting to South Africa's political economy has become nearly as demanding for investors as negative interest rates in other regions, that's according to Shawn Hagerdorn, Independent Strategy Adviser.
Video / Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:23:47 GMT
Moody's Investors Service says subdued US dollar supply in the context of prolonged lower oil prices remains a key challenge for corporates in Nigeria, especially those companies constrained by foreign exchange restrictions on certain imports.
Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:38:02 GMT
At least nine people lost their lives in the recent clash between the members of the country's largest Shi'ite group, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, and police during a religious procession in northern Nigeria earlier this week.
Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:35:36 GMT
2016 has been a tough year for sub-Saharan Africa. Moody's investors service says some big global and regional themes that will shape Africa's outlook going forward include political risk, and slowing growth and trade.
Video / Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:01:38 GMT
Understanding how high value commodity flows are delivered through cultivating large bilateral strategic relationships remains pertinent as the African continent aims to increase structured trade finance in the region.
Video / Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:00:33 GMT
Research is said to lead to innovation and new inventions which are beneficial to productivity and improving the quality of life of people that have access to it.
Video / Wed, 09 Nov 2016 08:41:17 GMT
China's economic ties with Africa are needed by some and seen as controversial by others.
Video / Wed, 09 Nov 2016 08:40:09 GMT
Seaports are crucial to the expansion of international trade. CNBC Africa discussed the development opportunities in central Africa ports with Paul Runge, Director Projects and Development Finance at Africa House.
Video / Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:48:07 GMT
President Muhammadu Buhari recently unveiled a road map for Nigeria's petroleum industry, highlighting the short and medium term priorities of the government for the sector.
Video / Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:03:21 GMT
The world's first action-oriented agenda dedicated to combating water scarcity and drought was launched at the recently concluded World Water Congress.
Video / Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:02:01 GMT
With about 16 African countries heading to the polls this year, South Africa's deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says inequality and poverty remained a threat to democracy in developing countries.
Video / Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:26:11 GMT
Globally, the market for drones or Unmanned Aircraft Systems is forecast to reach about 4.7 million units by 2020, with the market for commercial application of the technology estimated to soar from $2 billion to $127 billion.
Video / Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:16:19 GMT
The President of the Rivers State Entrepreneurs and Investment Forum, Ibifiri Bob-Manuel, has called on the Dangote Group to explore setting up its planned $17 billion refinery and fertiliser plants in Rivers State.
Video / Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:15:19 GMT
With at least twenty five African countries conducting national elections between 2016 and 2017, Afrobarometer says only about half of Africans trust their national electoral commissions.
Video / Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:13:24 GMT
The 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly ended with world leaders adopting a declaration to spend the next two years to negotiate global compacts on refugees and safe and orderly migration.
Video / Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:34:06 GMT
The Nigeria Economic Summit commenced its 22nd meetings where the need to embrace self-sufficiency as an alternative for improving Nigeria's economic fortunes has been the key theme this year.
Video / Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:31:08 GMT
Independent Strategy Adviser, Shawn Hagedorn says time is running out for South Africa to develop an economic model which meets the country's broad development needs.
Video / Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:16:57 GMT
Nigeria's 56th independence day celebration was received with mixed feelings in various quarters, as the present economic crisis weighed on the festivities usually associated with the day.
Video / Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:12:35 GMT
The debate on whether Nigeria should sell some national assets to help cushion the biting foreign exchange scarcity continues to gain traction.
Video / Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:11:36 GMT
Google's digital training for youth empowerment aims to train about four hundred thousand Nigerian youths as the country grapples with a rising unemployment which hit 13.3 per cent at the end of the second quarter.
Video / Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:07:03 GMT
Headwinds from commodity price shocks have caused many African countries to struggle to meet up with foreign exchange trade payment obligations.
Video / Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:06:04 GMT
Nigeria dropped three places in the latest World Economic Forum's global competitiveness rankings and is now 127 out of a total of 138 countries.