Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Dangote Cement to bankroll $275 million project in Niger

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote’s Dangote Cement group has begun construction work on a cement plant in Keita, near Tahoua, in western Niger. The construction work...

Congo calls for agro-industry financing

Quarterly investor conference, the Republic of Congo turns to agri-food processing projects. The Republic of Congo is looking for new investors to finance national agri-food...

Committee rules out ‘free’ Sh1 billion for miraa farmers

There will be no "free" money to be dished out to miraa farmers as widely expected, a committee has said. Miraa Task Force Implementation Committee...

East African plastic manufacturers step-up recycling after China ban

Coca-Cola has given itself 12 years to recycle the equivalent of every bottle it sells around the world. In East Africa, the beverage giant is...

Bringing an ancient African savings system into the digital age

Dakar, Senegal (CNN): In one suburb of Dakar, Senegal's capital, every week, one person lands a sum of money that is tantamount to a jackpot. There's...

Nairobi Ranked Sixth Wealthiest Africa City

Nairobi is East Africa’s wealthiest city and the sixth in Africa after Durban, Cape Town, Cairo, Lagos and Johannesburg, a new report says. The study...

GOV.UK: The Help to Save scheme

Stumbled upon this whilst accessing the Government website and thought that it was a really good initiative to encourage people to save. It is,...

HM GOVERNMENT: HELP TO BUY – Shared Ownership

If you can’t quite afford the mortgage on 100% of a home, Help to Buy: Shared Ownership offers you the chance to buy a...

HM GOVERNMENT: HELP TO BUY: How does it work?

The scheme comes to an end very soon so take advantage and buy your first home with Help to Buy.... With a Help to Buy:...

Dragons blown away by “toughest negotiation in the den” | Dragons’...

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