Africa

Africa

Filling the SDG Financing Gap: IsDB Provides New Model of Development...

Guest Writer: Bandar Hajjar From Addis Ababa to Nairobi, Accra to Bamako, Africa is accelerating. With 60% of global population growth until 2050 set to...

FG Holds Inaugural Green Bond Advisory Group Meeting

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Thursday held the debut green bond public private advisory group meeting as part of steps to issue its...

Ghana Gov’t Justifies $3bn Sovereign Bonds Issuance

The need to finance critical infrastructure projects and manage liability has pushed the Ghana government to consider issuing sovereign bonds of up to US$3...

Uganda Has No Islamic Banking Three Years On

More than three years since legalising Islamic banking, Uganda is yet to register a single application from lenders in this segment of the business....

Lawyers to Get Sukuk Deals Training

Islamic finance advisory firm Aqeel Consulting has entered a partnership with the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) to provide professional training and capacity building...

Fintech 250 Report: Cape Town-Based Startups JUMO and Yoco Made the...

Cape Town has long sought to cement itself as the silicon valley of Africa. While the property prices were always trending in the right...