Home / News / Africa (page 5)

Africa

Michael Prest’s BONI partners with Afreximbank for solar energy financing, landmark hotel development

BONI secures dual tranche US$11 million financing from Afreximbank to offer sustainable solar solutions for SME’s and a new hotel development project along Nevis’s golden mile BONI (www.BONIltd.com) has signed a heads of terms agreement with African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) for a two tranche US$11 million facility to support SMEs …

Read More »

Heirs Holdings tells bold story of transformational investment in Africa, launches maiden television commercial showcasing impact.

Heirs Holdings has launched its first-ever television commercial. The newly released television commercial (TVC) showcases the company’s diverse portfolio, spanning the power, energy, financial services, hospitality, real estate, healthcare and technology sectors while highlighting its commitment to driving positive change and sustainable development across Africa and beyond. With its compelling …

Read More »

St. Lucia receives $6 Million as Afreximbank makes historic first disbursement from Caribbean Office

The facility will help in the infrastructure rehabilitation of St. Lucia, including 25 schools damaged during tropical storm Bret which affected the country in June 2023 CAIRO, Egypt The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) (www.Afreximbank.com) has announced that it has successfully executed its first facility disbursement from its recently-established Caribbean Office …

Read More »

Heirs Holdings to lead Africa’s digital evolution, launches Heirs Technologies

Lagos, Nigeria – 11/03/2024 Heirs Holdings, a leading African investment company dedicated to improving lives and transforming Africa through strategic long-term investments, announced the launch of its new subsidiary, Heirs Technologies Limited, with an ambition to empower Africa’s digital transformation through innovative and locally tailored solutions. Heirs Technologies endeavours to …

Read More »

International friendlies: Nigeria to face Ghana, Mali in March 

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced the Super Eagles squad for this month’s highly anticipated friendly matches against Ghana’s Black Stars and Mali’s Les Aigles. This comes after the cancellation of planned encounters with Argentina and El Salvador due to logistics challenges. Set to reignite long-standing rivalries, these games …

Read More »

Ghana Independence: Diaspora Perspective By Jerry Kwabena Adinkra

As Ghana commemorates its 67th Independence, it is important to reflect on the significant contributions of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, the “big six,” and the other unsung heroes who played pivotal roles in the country’s journey to freedom and independence. Alongside these iconic figures, there are also countless Ghanaians living abroad, …

Read More »

Tinubu congratulates AfDB President, Adesina, on award of Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership

President Bola Tinubu has congratulated Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), on the award of the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership. In a statement by Ajuri Ngelale, his Special Adviser (Media & Publicity), the President said “Dr. Adesina joins the pantheon of other previous winners …

Read More »

Afreximbank tops loan market rankings in Bloomberg’s 2023 Capital Markets league tables for Sub-Saharan Africa

CAIRO, Egypt, March 4, 2024 African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) (www.Afreximbank.com) has been ranked number one in all three categories in the Bloomberg Capital Markets League Tables Report for African Capital Markets. Afreximbank is ranked as number one Mandated Lead Arranger, Bookrunner, and Administrative Agent for Sub-Saharan Africa Borrower Loans. These rankings recognize the Bank’s leadership …

Read More »