Newsfeeds Africa Business Communities

  1. MetroTrans invests Sh389 million in 80 new FUSO canter buses to plug public transport demand gap

    MetroTrans East Africa has invested Sh 389 million in a fleet of new FUSO buses aimed at meeting the door to door transport demand in the Kenyan Market. 
  2. AAEC deepens partnership with WAEMU through additional funding of 10 million CFA

    The Africa Alliance for E- Commerce (AAEC) has renewed its partnership with West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) through an  additional funding of 10 million CFA Francs this year to support the joint project between  WAEMU-AAEC-AfDB.  
  3. La relance de l’Afrique reste inégale et requiert davantage de ressources, rapport

    Un rapport de la Banque africaine de développement montre que l’institution a joué un rôle essentiel en 2021, en réalisant des investissements opportuns qui aident des millions d’Africains à surmonter les défis sans précédent causés par la pandémie de Covid-19.
  4. USAID trade hub partners with ShEquity to catalyze investment in Women businesses in West Africa

    With a $1.2 million co-investment grant from the USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub, ShEquity Partners, an investment firm that promotes women’s entrepreneurship in Africa, will invest in and support more than 100 high-potential women-owned or led businesses.
  5. Première édition d'un forum international des PPP à Brazzaville les 30 et 31 mai prochain

    Le Ministère de la Coopération internationale et de la Promotion du Partenariat Public-Privé du Congo organise un Forum dédié à renforcer les investissements étrangers dans le pays du 30 au 31 mai 2022 à Kintélé.
  6. Hotpack grows its foothold in Morocco

    Hotpack Global announced a regional expansion in Morocco, joining hands with the retail leader of the African nation, Retail Holding through its investment arm, Best Financiers.
  7. JA nominated for 2022 Nobel Peace Prize

    JA Worldwide received a nomination for the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize for serving young people in Africa for 43 years, equipping them with the skillset and mindset to create sustainable businesses, find meaningful employment, and build thriving communities.
  8. Radisson Hotel Group opens first hotel in South Sudan

    Radisson Hotel Group has announced its arrival in South Sudan with the opening of Radisson Blu Hotel, Juba, the country’s first internationally branded 5-star hotel.
  9. Africa’s Business Heroes builds out vibrant ecosystem of partners and judges

    The Africa’s Business Heroes (ABH) prize competition has expanded its ecosystem of partners and judges for its 4th edition.
  10. Mauritania’s Fatimetou Abdel Malick elected UCLG Africa new president 

    The elective general assembly of United Cities of Local Government of Africa (UCLG Africa) has elected the new office bearers of the organization.