Daily Archives: July 30, 2014

Changes to the AFC Board

Lagos, 30th July, 2014. The Board of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) today announced that as part of AFC’s Board succession process, Mr. Adebayo Ogunlesi and Mr. Aliyu Dikko retired from the Board of Directors. Following the retirement of Mr. Ogunlesi and Mr. Dikko, the Board elected Dr. Sarah Alade as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Mr. Lamido Yuguda was appointed as a Director of the Corporation. Dr. Sarah Alade, is the Deputy Governor (Economic Policy) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Mr. Lamido Yuguda is Director of Reserves Management at the CBN. read more

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Trop-X, the Seychelles Securities Exchange, launches new Listed Derivatives Market

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PwC announces investment to accelerate Africa growth opportunities

Suresh Kana, PwC Africa Network Territory Senior Partner read more

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Selon DHL, le secteur africain du pétrole et de l’énergie alimente la croissance des investisseurs mondiaux

Steve Harley, le président du secteur de l’énergie de DHL read more

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African oil & energy sector fuelling global investor growth, says DHL

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Statement at the end of an IMF Staff Visit to Guinea-Bissau

BISSAU, Guinea Bissau, July 30, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Mauricio Villafuerte visited Bissau during July 23-29, 2014 to discuss recent economic developments. The mission met with the authorities of the newly-elected government, including President Jose Mario Vaz, Prime Minister Simoes Pereira, and Minister of Economy and Finance Geraldo Martins. The mission also met with the National Director of the Banque Centrale des Etats de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (BCEAO) Joao Fadia and development partners. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr. Villafuerte issued the following statement: read more

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