Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016

The Africa Islamic Finance Forum 2016 held in Abidjan (17,18 & 19th October 16)-adds topi lyambila – provided an unparalleled platform for networking opportunities as well as the center stage to be at the very forefront of Africa’s flourishing Islamic finance sector. On 17th and 18th October 2016, the second edition of the Africa More...

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By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Kenya Rangers tap into tech to protect Wildlife

REUTERS :The campaign to track down poachers and protect endangered species in Africa’s embattled reserves is tapping into the technology used in the virtual world of online poker and other computer games. A More...

By admin On Saturday, September 24th, 2016

2nd Time a winner : Jeremy Cobyn wins labour leadership contest

Source: Independent Jeremy Corbyn has confounded his critics by winning a Labour leadership contest for the second time in two years. His victory, announced in Liverpool, was broadly expected following a exhausting More...

By admin On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Kenya : Policy bashes Banks’ Greediness!

The frontier market of Kenya isn’t often on U.S. or European investors’ radar. It should be. It offers a timely reminder of financial markets’ complacency about the risk of populism; and the attractiveness More...

By admin On Sunday, September 18th, 2016

Kenya plans to borrow $4.6 billion to help plug a 9.3 percent budget deficit – Rotich

Bloomberg : Kenyan Treasury Secretary Henry Rotich said he’s likely to meet potential investors in the East African nation’s next Eurobond while visiting the U.S. next month. The government has also factored More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Uganda to host the 4th edition of the East Africa International Arbitration Conference

  File pic – Nikhil Desai -Jmiles speaking at EAIAC Now in its 4th Edition , East Africa International Arbitration  Conference (EAIAC) has grown to  become an authoritative platform in East Africa promoting More...

By admin On Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Kenya aims to complete $2.1 bln crude oil pipeline by 2021

REUTERS:Kenya will start a search next week for companies to design a crude oil export pipeline costing some $2.1 billion and which should be completed by 2021, Energy and Petroleum Minister Charles Keter said on More...

By admin On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Kenya Banks face a ‘New Normal’ with good governance & better accounting

Kenyan Central Bank Governor Patrick Njoroge said lenders in East Africa’s biggest economy face a “new normal” that will require better accounting and improved governance. Lenders must also review their business More...

By admin On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Diaspora Remittance helped improve East Africa’s Currency Reserves

Kenya’s Diaspora remittance ranked No.1 Foreign Currency earner in 2015 @ $1.14 Billion East African economies received more than $3.5 billion in diaspora remittances in 2015, with the largest amounts being More...

By admin On Thursday, April 7th, 2016

It’s not just foreign investors, Africa’s wealthiest aren’t paying taxes either

A great deal of attention has been paid to the obstacles African governments face in effectively taxing the profits of transnational corporations. African governments are frequently urged to widen their tax More...