Tag: infrastructure development
Africa Investment Forum: Ibukun Adebayo: Where the LSE sees investment opportunities on the continent
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is much more integrated into the deal rooms at the Africa Investment Forum than it was last year, looking at infrastructure development opportunities, gender balance and diversity opportunities and ensuring that the LSE is involved in the Africa debate around investment. CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi spoke to Ibukun Adebayo, Co-Head of Emerging Markets at the London Stock Exchange for more.
Opuiyo Oforiokuma, Head of Strategy and Investor Relations at Africa 50 explores how Africa an overcome challenges facing infrastructure development on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum. He joins CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor for more.
AfDB approves $98 million financing for road transport corridor project in these two East African nations
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $98 million financial package for a road transport corridor project in these East African countries.
Ahead of Nigeria's presidential elections, CEO of Jumia Nigeria, Juliet Anammah says candidates aspiring for political office should prioritise investments in infrastructure development and promote bills that will foster the country's digital economy if elected into office. She joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.
This West African country is considering a century bond worth $50 bln to finance infrastructure development
The West African nation’s plan is to secure long-term funding to build critical infrastructure for industrial development.
How infrastructure investments in East Africa could spur industrial growth