Telkom in talks to acquire Cell C but only on reduced gearing levels

Joining CNBC Africa to discuss the mix of global and local market news is Mila Mfanyana, interim CEO and Head of Equities, Afena Capital.

Africa Investment Forum: AfDB’s Oladokun on key takeaways from the just ended forum

It has been a great week for Africa and for the Africa Investment Forum, Victor Oladokun, the African Development Bank’s Director of Communications and moderator of several panel discussions at the AIF, told CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi.

The African Financial Alliance on Climate Change: an innovative approach to impact investing

Fifty-one African countries have ratified the Paris Agreement. The commitments taken together present a $3 trillion impact investment opportunity by 2030.The session will showcase innovative initiatives such as the African Development Bank’s African Financial Alliance on Climate Change which is greening Africa’s financial industry and stimulating impact investing in Africa....

African leaders open door for companies to drive mining vision

African leaders are increasingly encouraging their private sectors to play a more central role in shaping their key African Mining Vision (AMV) blueprint after largely freezing them out in its first decade.

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