Kenya’s finance minister denies corruption charges

Kenya’s Finance Minister Henry Rotich pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to corruption charges. Rotich, who spent the night in a police cell, is accused alongside other senior officials.

Key takeaways from Nigeria’s MPC meet

Nigeria’s Monetary Policy Committee says tightening the monetary policy should not be an option right now, as all members voted unanimously to hold the benchmark interest rate at 13.5 per cent. Egie Akpata, Director of Union Capital Markets joins CNBC Africa for more.

Rwanda refines ease of doing business with reviews in construction permitting

In the quest to improve the ease of doing business in the country, the government of Rwanda has reviewed the procedures to obtain construction permits, reducing the number of days from over 110 to less than 60 while the cost will reduce from 12 per cent to just 2.2 per cent of the building value....

Nigeria Post MPC Panel: Nigeria MPC retains MPR at 13.5%

In its fourth meeting of the year, Nigeria’s Monetary Policy Committee kept the country’s benchmark interest rates unchanged at 13.5 per cent. Bismarck Rewane; CEO of Financial Derivatives, Muda Yusuf, Director-General of Lagos Chambers of Commerce and Industry, as well as Nnamdi Nwizu; Co-Managing Partner at Comercio Partner all join CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa for more....

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