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The Center for Human Rights and Democracy (CHRDA) condemns Cameroon governments travel permits...

The Center for Human Rights and Democracy  (CHRDA)
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Calls on government to start an all-inclusive dialogue to end the deadly crisis; Calls on all Anglophones and Francophones in Cameroon and the international community

Op-Ed: Who is Monitoring the Economic Impact of Silicon Valley in Africa?

Does anyone know if Silicon Valley costs us more than it gains us?

Kenya makes progress in supporting people with albinism, but ‘much remains to be done’...

United Nations (UN)

At the end of her mission to the country, Ikponwosa Ero, UN Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism, issued a statement on Monday welcoming Kenya’s “unique achievements”, saying that the country was set to become a regional leader on the issue.
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Here’s why Zimbabwean opposition lawmakers walked out of President Mnangagwa’s #SONA

ZANU-PF’s chief whip in parliament Pupurai Togarepi described the lawmakers’ conduct as unfortunate.

Nedbank announces the Top 10 Innovators

Nedbank has announced the Top 10 Innovators which were sourced from around the world. They will be connecting to major corporates and business leaders in partnership with Silicon’s Valley’s Plug and Play, the world’s largest innovation platform, at this first of its kind event. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Stuart van der Veen: Head of Disruption and Innovation at Nedbank Corporate Investment Banking.

#Marijuana use is no longer a crime in South Africa

The Constitutional Court is upholding the Western Cape judgement that Cannabis may be used for private use in South Africa. The court judgement has also decriminalised the possession of the substance, but did not stipulate the amount which may be carried for private use. The court clarified that it will not be a criminal offence for an adult to be in possession or to use cannabis in a private space. Joining me now for this conversation is Jeremy Acton, Leader of the Dagga Party.

Absa’s pan-African strategy for high net worth customers

With a lot of uncertainty facing the South African economy, amid a technical recession and policy uncertainty, Winston Monale, the managing executive of Absa Wealth and Investment Management, shared its pan-African strategy for high net worth customers. Speaking to CNBC Africa’s Aviwe Mtila, Monale says with the separation from Barclays, Absa had decided to have a good offshore wealth offering. https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...

Ecsponent’s full-year revenue soars

Financial services group Ecsponent is reporting huge growth for headline earnings per share for their full year earnings to the end of June. Full year revenue from continuing operations increased by 45 per cent to R466 million and HEPS more than doubled to 6.99c per share. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Terence Gregory, CEO, Ecsponent.

How SA retailers can slash the cost of doing business

With the current recession as well as the skyrocketing food prices how are South African retailers cutting the cost of doing business and also, how are they passing some of savings to consumers? Joining CNBC Africa for more is Girish Rishi, Chief Executive Officer at JDA Software.

African farmers urged to gain more access to global markets

2018 needs to be a year in which stakeholders must put focus on the reality on the ground for African farmers. Lord Boateng, a former British High commissioner to South Africa told CNBC Africa that focus should shift to ensure that the African farmers also get fair access to regional and global markets if their full potential is to be harnessed. https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...

Blue economy can be engine of Africa’s economic growth if well utilized, says Economic...

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)

The Economic Commission for Africa is fully committed to supporting the African Union, Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and member States to ensure that the untapped potentials of the continent’s blue economy are fully realized, says ECA’s Southern Africa Director, Mr. Said Adejumobi.

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BK TecHouse nominated for AABLA innovator of the year award

Bank of Kigali’s TecHouse launched in March 2017 with an aim of driving the bank’s innovation agenda is among the finalists of this year’s All Africa Business Leaders awards in the innovator of the year category for East Africa region. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Régis Rugemanshuro, Chief executive officer of BK TecHouse.

Rwandan schools set to go hi-tech

Rwanda’s Ministry of Education is working on raising the quality of education. The government has unveiled a smart classroom model and officials at the Ministry of education are calling on secondary schools to fast-track the implementation of this model. Irénée Ndayambaje, Director General of Rwanda Education Board joins CNBC Africa to shed some more light on the smart classroom model. https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...

Nigeria’s MPC meeting expectations

Ahead of the monetary policy committee meeting next week, Chigozie Muogbo, Team Leader, Economic Intelligence Diamond Bank joins CNBC Africa to analyse possible themes that would impact the committee's decisions. https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...

How can Nigerian businesses achieve sound corporate governance?

Protecting minority shareholders against the misuse of corporate assets by the directors of a company for personal gain is just one of many ways sustainable organisations embrace sound corporate governance practices. Fabian Ajogwu, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Fellow of the Society for Corporate Governance Nigeria joins CNBC Africa to discuss the importance of corporate governance in building a sustainable businesses.

The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Delegation in West Rand kick-starts pre-visit process to...

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The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Delegation in West Rand District Municipality in Gauteng today kick-started a pre-visit process to members of the community in the area to g

South Africa’s ConCourt decriminalises the private use of marijuana, here’s why…

Activists who include members of the Rastafarian movement and traditional healers greeted the ruling with loud applause.

Aviation Drives Economic Prosperity for Mauritius

International Air Transport Association (IATA)
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of Mauritius to continue to focus on aviation as a strategic enabler of the country’s economi

EUCAP Sahel Niger: Council extends the mission for two years

Council of the European Union
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On 18 September 2018, the Council extended the mandate of EUCAP Sahel Niger until 30 September 2020 and agreed on a budget of €63.4 million for the period 1 Oct

African Development Bank, Mariner Investment Group, and Africa50 Price Landmark $1 Billion Impact...

African Development Bank Group (AfDB)
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  • With “Room2run,” AfDB Launches Securitization Market for Multilateral Development Bank Sector
  • Transaction is in Direct Response to G20 Action Plan for Mdb