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  1. Cameroon and UNIDO strengthen cooperation on private sector development support

    Cameroon and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have signed the “Inclusive Development and Entrepreneurship for All (IDEA) – Private Sector Development Support Programme (PADSP) for Cameroon” and its related Trust Fund Agreement.
  2. ASYCUDA project improves customs management in Comoros

    COMESA Secretariat has successfully implemented the Automated System for Customs Data (ASYCUDA) World Project in Comoros.
  3. [South Africa] 4Sight Holdings Limited lists on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange

    4Sight Holdings Limited has listed in Non-Equity Investment Instruments sector of the JSE's AltX board aimed at small and medium-sized companies.
  4. Kosmos Energy acquires Hess Corp. assets in Equatorial Guinea

    The assets of Hess Corporation in Equatorial Guinea will be acquired by Kosmos Energy, the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons has announced.
  5. Tobacco farming heralds new dawn for South African smallholder farmers

    New houses, cars, expansion of farms, employment of extra labour, money to send children to school and less reliance on social grants. This is how a group of small scale farmers in Mpumalanga and Limpopo who participated in an agricultural upskill initiative.
  6. Dangote Cement strengthen pan African market volume, appoint acting CEO for Congo operation

    Pan African cement manufacturer, the Dangote Cement has maintained its strong hold in the Nigeria domestic cement market accounting for 65 percent of the Nigerian market volume.
  7. Marriott International debuts Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania

    Marriott International, Inc. has announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Arusha, The Arusha Hotel, marking the debut of the brand into Tanzania.
  8. Kosmos Energy enters Equatorial Guinea with three new oil and gas contracts

    The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, Kosmos Energy of the US and national oil company GEPetrol have signed three new production sharing contracts (PSC) for Block EG-21, Block S and Block W offshore Rio Muni.
  9. Economic Community of Central African States receives $2million from AfDB

    The African Development Bank, through the African Water Facility and the NEPAD Infrastructure Project Financing Facility, approved the disbursement of 2,098,593 euros for the benefit of the Economic Community of Central African States.
  10. [Nigeria] GTBank releases 2017 Q3 unaudited results, reports Profit Before Tax of N150.03Bb

    Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited financial results for the 3rd quarter ended September 30, 2017, to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.