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UK’s CDC Group signs MoU with Rwanda Finance limited, to develop new financial center

UK government-owned finance development institution CDC Group has signed a MoU with Rwanda Finance limited in a historical first that will see them a partner develop the Kigali International Financial Center. Rwanda Finance limited CEO, Nick Barigye joins CNBC Africa for more.

Op-Ed: Africa locks down: No time for test runs

“Italy has given the rest of the world a tragic glimpse of what a lockdown needs to look, especially for countries that blink and fail to take action fast,” writes former Director of Communication and External Relations at the African Development Bank Group, Dr. Victor Oladokun.

CDC plans to invest $4.5bn in Africa

The UK’s development finance institution, CDC Group, has announced a $25 million-dollar commitment to a local fund backing small and medium-sized businesses in Nigeria. Nick O’Donohoe, CEO of CDC Group joins CNBC Africa to discuss the group's plans for Nigeria.