Tag: insurance sector

Big S.African insurers face $232 mln in claims from 500 virus-hit firms

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Virus-related claims from just over 500 small South African firms battling insurers who have rejected them are worth up to 4 billion rand ($232 million), the firm...

NAICOM extends insurance recapitalisation deadline to September 2021

Nigeria's insurance regulator NAICOM has extended the deadline for the recapitalisation of insurance companies to September 2021. The recapitalisation process has also been segmented into two phases. Tajudeen Ibrahim, vice-President and Head of Research at Chapel Hill Denham joins CNBC Africa for more.

StanChart on how the insurance sector is responding to COVID-19

Paul Njoki, Head of Wealth Management at Standard Chartered Bank Kenya joined CNBC Africa to light on trends and recovery efforts post the COVID-19 outbreak. He also touched on the role played by the insurance at the wake of the pandemic.

How will Nigeria’s Finance Bill affect insurers? Chinedu Ezomike of Andersen Tax explains

Nigeria’s Senate has passed the Finance Bill despite opposition from some stakeholders in different industries. Partner and Head of Commercial Practice Group at Andersen Tax, Chinedu Ezomike joins CNBC Africa to discuss how the Finance bill will shape activities in Nigeria’s insurance sector.

How the digital shift can impact insurance sector value chain

Are insurance companies using technology in innovative ways to create simpler products and processes for customers to have simplified access to the firms? On what could be a catalyst to increase insurance penetration in East Africa, Sanlam Life CEO, Stella Njunge joins CNBC Africa for more.

African insurance sector poised for growth

African insurance sector poised for growth

BK General Insurance seeks to shake up Rwanda’s insurance industry

BK General Insurance seeks to shake up Rwanda’s insurance industry

Nigeria’s insurance sector outlook

Nigeria's insurance sector outlook