In what appears to be an escalation of trade spats between Kenya and Uganda, Kenya has stopped another Uganda company from exporting milk. Also, Zimbabwe has expressed interest in buying Ugandan maize. Analyst, Charles Bwogi joins CNBC Africa for more.
Uganda quells a potential trade war with Kenya after a shipment of milk was impounded, MTN agrees to sell 49 per cent of its holdings in Uganda Tower Interco and will we be seeing Ugandan embassy in Jerusalem? Analyst, Kenneth Agutamba joins CNBC Africa for headlines coming out of Uganda.
It's only Wednesday but this week Kenya has already seen quite a few big headlines, from yesterday’s cabinet reshuffle, to the preparation of a bailout for the country's national carrier, to a new tax on milk from neighbouring countries. Journalist, Joseph Bonyo joins CNBC Africa for more.
Nigeria’s central bank has told lenders to stop processing milk imports on a credit basis after the bank last month said it would ban access to foreign currency for the imports to spur local production.
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria says the bank will add milk and other dairy products to the list of items restricted from accessing the official FX market. Tope Laseinde, Head of Asset and Liability Management at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.