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 How reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria?

Video / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:18:34 GMT

How reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria?

Telcos in Nigeria have faulted the suspension of the data tariff floor by the regulator NCC, urging for realistic prices for operators to provide first class services. So we ask, how reasonable is data pricing in Nigeria.

 Zimbabwe halves 2016 growth forecast, budget deficit widens

Video / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:48:21 GMT

Zimbabwe halves 2016 growth forecast, budget deficit widens

As mentioned earlier, Zimbabwe, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa halved his 2016 economic growth estimate to 0.6 per cent and said the budget deficit would widen to $1.18 billion - eight times his November 2015 forecast of $150 million.

 New world order: How to profit from it?

Video / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 07:47:45 GMT

New world order: How to profit from it?

Investing in the new world order will require a long-term view and multi-strategy approach. That's according to Mark Lindhiem, Chief Investment Officer at Investment Solutions who joins CNBC Africa for more.

 ACSDCB'S Olu Ajakaiye talks sustainable agriculture policy

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:12:50 GMT

ACSDCB'S Olu Ajakaiye talks sustainable agriculture policy

CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa caught up with Olu Ajakaiye, Executive Chairman of the African Centre for Shared Development Capacity Building at the 11th Africa Economic Conference held in Abuja about the sustainable agriculture policy.

 Improving access to finance for SMEs

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:26 GMT

Improving access to finance for SMEs

The Central Bank of Nigeria says Small and Medium Enterprises are critical for the development of any economy, but access to finance remains a key hurdle in achieving their potential.

  African Union passport to boost Africa's air travel

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:45:34 GMT

African Union passport to boost Africa's air travel

The introduction of the African Union passport is expected to boost air travel spend by 24 per cent. This is according to global travel technology provider Sabre Corporation. Gad Wovomba, Principal Consultant at Sabre joins CNBC Africa for more.

 OPEC decision bring relief to oil traders

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:33:45 GMT

OPEC decision bring relief to oil traders

It's a week since OPEC announced their intention to cut oil supply, a deal which brought relief to oil traders. Commodities Specialist from RMB Ettienne van Wyk, joins CNBC Africa for more on the outlook for oil as well as commodities.

 Bonds turnover at Nairobi bourse hits $3.9bn

Video / Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:25:11 GMT

Bonds turnover at Nairobi bourse hits $3.9bn

Bonds turnover at the Nairobi Securities exchange grew by 42 per cent to 3.9 billion dollars in the first eleven months of 2016, as investors favoured fixed-income investments over equities.

  Impact of globalisation on Africa's Agriculture

Video / Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:36:11 GMT

Impact of globalisation on Africa's Agriculture

CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, Assistant Secretary-General and Director, Regional Bureau for Africa at the United Nations Development Programme at the 11th Africa Economic Conference.

 Ghana election: Voting kicks off

Video / Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:20:14 GMT

Ghana election: Voting kicks off

Ghana's electoral commission says it is confident that voter turnout would reach over 80 per cent as voting kicks off today. Roddy Barclay, Head of Intelligence and Analysis at Africa Practice joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Premier Makhura talks about Gauteng's third political report

Video / Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:14:03 GMT

Premier Makhura talks about Gauteng's third political report

Gauteng Premier David Makhura delivered the provinces third annual political report yesterday. The report highlights the progress the country's largest economy has made on employment, growth as well as socio- economic inclusion.

 Profit taking drags down Nigeria bourse

Video / Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:06:57 GMT

Profit taking drags down Nigeria bourse

Nigerian equities market was broadly bearish; as profit taking by investors dragged the All Share Index 0.3 per cent down to settle at 25, 671.23 points.

 Kenya Airways technical staff call off strike

Video / Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:52:13 GMT

Kenya Airways technical staff call off strike

The Kenya Airways technical staff have agreed to call off their strike after the airlines Chief Executive Officer Mbuvi Ngunze promised to address their pay concerns by January 2017.

 Food security in Africa

Video / Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:57:01 GMT

Food security in Africa

The underdevelopment of Africa's agriculture sector is a real threat to national security across the continent. That's a view expressed by panelists at the 11th Africa Economic Conference held in Abuja.

 Ghana elections: Do they pose any major risk?

Video / Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:06:07 GMT

Ghana elections: Do they pose any major risk?

In September, Moody's investor's service affirmed Ghana's issuer and unsecured rating at B3 and changed the outlook to stable from negative. As the West African nation gears up for elections tomorrow.

 Liberty Two Degrees lists on JSE mainboard

Video / Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:38:14 GMT

Liberty Two Degrees lists on JSE mainboard

Property investors wanting exposure in premium shopping malls such as Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton City and Melrose Arch will now be able to do so following the listing of Liberty Two Degrees on the JSE's mainboard today.

 Africa to offer next generation of software entrepreneurs

Video / Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:47:56 GMT

Africa to offer next generation of software entrepreneurs

Africa's technology ecosystem is fast exploding with several African start-ups making their mark in the space. Jorn Lyseggen, CEO, Meltwater & Founder, MEST believes that a new generation of global software entrepreneurs can originate from Africa.