Tag: covi-19

Kenya’s Safaricom sees 70% jump in data usage during COVID-19 lockdown

Kenya’s top telecoms operator Safaricom has seen a 70% surge in data usage as people stay at home to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, it said on Tuesday.

COVID-19: Is it the proximate trigger that ends what has been a very long boom?

Joining CNBC Africa to discuss the global macro outlook as well as the implications of the coronavirus for global markets is Jamie Stuttard, Head of Global Macro at Robeco.

Standard Bank donates R750 000 to help combat COVID-19

Standard Bank of South Africa has made a R750 000 cash donation to China in a bid help the mainland country tackle COVID-19. CNBC Africa's Karabo Letlhatlha spoke the CEO, Sim Tshabalala for more.

The impact of COVID-19 on global oil prices

Joining CNBC Africa to unpack how COVID-19 has affected global oil prices is Christopher Haines, Oil Analyst at Energy Aspects.