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 Rand strength: Opportunities and risks

Video / Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:38:52 GMT

Rand strength: Opportunities and risks

The stronger rand has opened up a golden window of opportunity for cheaper input costs. But there are risks. CNBC Africa is joined by Charles Kieck, CEO, Afriforesight to discuss this further.

 Nigeria's cement sector earnings preview

Video / Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:09:39 GMT

Nigeria's cement sector earnings preview

The NSE All Share Index was down 0.7 per cent week-on-week, despite the gains recorded in the industrial goods and oil and gas sectors. Tominiyi Ramon, Industrial goods Analyst, Vetiva joins CNBC Africa for more.

 CBN to boost forex sales to retail users

Video / Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:09:02 GMT

CBN to boost forex sales to retail users

The Central Bank of Nigeria engaged with senior bankers last week, as the apex bank plans to boost dollar sales directly to retail users to reduce the premium paid on the black market.

 Young Africa Works Summit 2017's goals and objectives

Video / Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:35:07 GMT

Young Africa Works Summit 2017's goals and objectives

The MasterCard Foundation recently hosted its second annual Young Africa Works Summit in Kigali, Rwanda. Peter Materu, Director for Education, Learning and Youth for the MasterCard Foundation gave us some background behind the event.

 Tips to keep your healthcare costs in check

Video / Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:44:12 GMT

Tips to keep your healthcare costs in check

Most people's medical savings accounts are still looking healthy at this time of the year. Hloni Mphahlele, Senior Manager at Alexander Forbes joins CNBC Africa for more tips of maintaining low medical savings costs.

 S.A banks' collusion must be punished -Treasury

Video / Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:24:55 GMT

S.A banks' collusion must be punished -Treasury

National Treasury says it views the findings of the seventeen local and international banks colluded in forex markets, in a very serious light. It said if proven to be true, it would confirm the pervasiveness of unbridled greed.

 Rwanda using ICT to connect youths to opportunity

Video / Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:29:08 GMT

Rwanda using ICT to connect youths to opportunity

Young Africa Works Summit is under way in Kigali Rwanda. CNBC Africa caught up with Rwanda's Minister of Youth & ICT Jean Philbert Nsengimana, who gave us some insight into what the Rwandan government is doing to connect the youth to technology.

 Kenya's treasury debts hit Ksh72 bln

Video / Fri, 17 Feb 2017 07:28:44 GMT

Kenya's treasury debts hit Ksh72 bln

Kenya's Sugar directorate has hit out on sugar retailers over high prices in 2017, even as factory prices drop over low demand. Elsewhere, Treasury debts hit 72 billion shillings in February as Central Bank took up 25 billion shillings.

 GoldFields CEO talks earnings, growth

Video / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:22:20 GMT

GoldFields CEO talks earnings, growth

Goldfields reported headline earnings per share of 26 US cents in the year to December, versus a loss of 4 US cents the previous year. Nick Holland, CEO of GoldFields joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Oil prices drop

Video / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:53:01 GMT

Oil prices drop

Oil prices fell today following reports of increased US production, which weighed on prices. Donovan Braam, Commodities Trader at RMB join CNBC Africa for more.

 How the S.A currency scandal affects you

Video / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:52:38 GMT

How the S.A currency scandal affects you

Sixteen local and international banks face fines for breaching the law by colluding to fix currency prices. CNBC Africa speaks to Makagle Mohlala, Manager: Cartels Division, Competition Commission to find out how this affected South Africa.

  Nigerian stocks gain on bargain hunting

Video / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:22:31 GMT

Nigerian stocks gain on bargain hunting

The NSE All Share Index halted the bearish run from previous sessions as the benchmark index rose by 0.4 per cent on the back of bargain hunting. Oluwaseun Olaoye, Analyst Xcellon Capital joins CNBC Africa for more.

 Poll show Nigeria protests centred on economic hardship

Video / Thu, 16 Feb 2017 08:15:43 GMT

Poll show Nigeria protests centred on economic hardship

An opinion poll released by NOI polls shows that 67 per cent of people surveyed declared their support for the recent protests held in Nigeria and their motivation was centred on the increasing economic hardship in the country.