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David Makhura delivers his last State of the Province Address

Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, delivered his last the State of the Province Address at the Alberton Civic Centre today. He gave a detailed account of the achievements and challenges the Provincial Government recorded in the past five years. One of the key achievements is that of township entrepreneurial developments.

ECSA CEO Sicelo Xulu on how to fix Eskom

Sicelo Xulu, CEO of the South Africa Institute of Electrical Engineers joins CNBC Africa to talk about the Eskom crisis.
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SA ratifies African Continental Free Trade Agreement

South Africa officially ratified the African Continental Free Trade Agreement. CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi, spoke to the minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies to get a better understanding of what this will mean for the continent.
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Nigerian equities reverse gains after election postponement

Nigeria’s equities market has reversed gains from last week. Traders say it is the market’s reaction to the postponement of the Nigerian general election. Ifedayo Olowoporoku, Analyst at Vetiva joins CNBC Africa to discuss this. https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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Nigeria business reacts to postponement of elections

INEC's decision to reschedule Nigeria’s elections has been received with mixed reactions, with many pointing its impact on businesses and the economy. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss this is Muda Yusuf, Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Onyekachi Adekoya, Managing Director, PR24.https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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Construction of Ellen DeGeneres gorilla centre in Rwanda kicks off

The construction for the long awaited for Ellen DeGeneres’ Campus of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund is set to begin this week. The facility will help Ellen carry on Dian’s legacy by giving the centre a permanent home in Rwanda, as well as continue to protect the critically endangered mountain gorillas in the Virunga Mountains. For more CNBC Africa is joined by Tara Stoinski, President, CEO& Chief Scientific Officer of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund.
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NGOs react to Nigeria’s election postponement

After the postponement of Nigeria's elections; CNBC Africa's Christy Cole spoke to Ada Onyesoh, President of Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom to discuss the impact of the decision.
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Impact of Nigeria’s postponed elections on economy

Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday announced the rescheduling of Nigeria’s general election to 23rd of February and 9th of March 2019. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss the ripple effect of this postponement are Femi Oladehin, Partner, Investment banking at Argentil Capital Partners and Olusola Teniola, President of the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria.https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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Global brands continue to struggle in SA, here’s why

In the wake of Grand Parade shutting down Dunkin Donuts and Baskin Robins in Cape Town, we take a look at local companies who have brought international brands into South Africa that fail. Companies such as Grand Parade, Taste, Woolworths and Edcon have seen poor performances of international brands on South African lands. Syd Vianello, Independent Retail Analyst and Chris Gilmour, Independent Investment Analyst join CNBC Africa for more....
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Billionaire Patrice Motsepe sets the record straight on favouritism allegations

South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe hosted a media briefing earlier this morning, in response to claims that he has used his relationship with President Cyril Ramaphosa and Jeff Radebe, both his brothers-in-law to secure energy contracts with Eskom. CNBC Africa reporter, Kopano Gumbi gives more details.
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Uniconta Founder Erik Damgaard on company’s expansion plans

CNBC Africa joined by a global leader in the digital software sector, software engineer and founder of Uniconta Erik Damgaard. Erik has been in the game for over thirty years in developing globally recognised ERP systems he joins us in the midst of his South African tour with big expansion plans.
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Plan to revive Kenya’s coffee production

Barely two decades ago the Kenyan coffee sector, was competing fairly against key rival coffee growers in the region. However, since the early 1990s to 2010/11 crop year; production has dipped as farmers abandoned the crop due to poor management. CNBC Africa had a conversation with Bridget Carrington, MD, C Dorman LtD on how this can be reversed.https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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SAA to split into three units

Struggling airline South African Airways is planning to be split into three business units as part of their restructuring plan, CNBC Africa reporter Karabo Letlhatlha gives more insight.
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How really prepared is Nigeria’s INEC to hold free, fair and...

Following the postponement of Nigeria's elections, questions continue to be raised about INEC's capacity to conduct free, fair and credible elections; Eze Onyekpere, Lead Director, Centre for Social Justice joins CNBC Africa for this discussion.https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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‘Why we postponed the Nigerian 2019 elections’ – INEC Chairman Mahmood...

INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, briefs members of political parties, observers and media about the reasons of postponing the Nigerian presidential 2019 elections.https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/...
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Aide to Nigeria Delta State governor shot dead

An aide to Nigeria Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has been shot dead by unknown persons; this as INEC postpones elections to next week. Charles Aniagwu, Chief Pres Secretary from Delta State joins CNBC Africa for an update on what’s happening in the State.
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Nigerians react to postponement of elections

CNBC Africa went on to the streets to get comments from the electorate about the postponement of the presidential elections.
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What are Nigeria’s most challenging electoral issues?

CNBC Africa spoke to Nigerians on the street of Lagos to get their opinions on what the most challenging electoral issues they have faced in the planning of the 2019 elections.
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Nigerians speak out about INEC

Building up to Nigeria's elections, CNBC AFRICA spoke to Nigerians on the street of Lagos about their confidence in the Independent National Electoral Commission to conduct free and fair elections.
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Nigeria’s presidential election postponed by a week

Nigeria's electoral commission (INEC) has announced that the country's presidential election that was due to be held on Saturday THE 16TH OF February has been postponed by a week until February 23, It named that voting materials had not been delivered to all parts of the country. For more CNBC Africa is joined by Femi Akinbiyi, Head; Publicity & Protocol, INEC.