Central Bank of Nigeria extends deadline for exchanging old banknotes

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has reportedly extended the deadline for exchanging old banknotes for new ones. Apparently, long queues have form

Nigeria appeals to nullify $11B damages bill over the failed gas project

Nigeria has reportedly appealed against an $11 billion damages bill that is in progress. For the unversed, the lawyers of Nigeria told London's Hi

Fintech firm Kwara doubles client base by securing $3M seed extension

Kwara, a Kenya-based fintech company that digitizes credit unions (saccos), has reportedly doubled its customer base in 2022 and anticipates massive g

Nigerian agritech startup Releaf receives $3.3M in pre-Series A round

Releaf, the Nigerian agritech firm, has reportedly secured $3.3 million in an oversubscribed pre-Series A funding round. Releaf provides ingredients t

Nairobi Securities Exchange’s investors lose $6B wealth amid inflation

Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) investors have reportedly lost nearly Ksh777.83 billion ($6.37 billion) in nine months as the valuation of listed co

Ethiopian delegation visits Tigray since the beginning of the war

An Ethiopian federal delegation was reportedly on its way to Tigray on Monday morning to make the first official visit by senior federal regulators ov

Hong Kong eases COVID-19 test rules for bars and entertainment venues

People going to bars and entertainment venues in Hong Kong are no longer required to show a negative Covid-19 result from Thursday. Apparently, cinema

White House pledges USD 55 billion in Africa over the next three years

Ahead of the U.S.-Africa Leaders' Summit, the White House has stated that it plans to devote $55 billion in economic, health, and security support

Africa faces challenges in transitioning to a renewable energy economy

As per sources, Africa is facing difficulties in its aim to shift to a renewable energy economy. Africa has massive production potential, but thousand