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29 Jul
The Government of Barbados and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have announced the first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF) scheduled to take place in Bridgetown...
28 Jul
The Government of Barbados and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have announced the first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF) scheduled to take place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from August 31 to September 3, 2022. ACTIF2022 will be held under the theme “One People, One Destiny: Uniting and Reimagining Our Future”.The Forum aims to foster the…
11 Jul
President of Afreximbank, Cairo, Prof. Benedict Oramah, has described the African Continental Free Trade Zone Agreement (AfCFTA) as a new normal that will change the face
27 Jun
The fundamental role of the private sector in accelerating the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) was highlighted at a high-level event jointly organized by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) Office Ethiopia/AU.
27 Jun
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has executed a project preparation facility financing head of terms with UTM Offshore Limited (UTM), the bank said in a statement at the weekend.
15 Jun
For Africa to realise its continental agenda, the need to focus more on youths entrepreneurial investment,  through digital technology  visionary leadership  has been  stressed. This formed the highlight at the 2022 annual meeting of the African Import and Export Bank (Afreximbank) which kicked off in Cairo, Egypt  yesterday.   President and Chairman of Afreximbank, Prof.…
13 Apr
The food and fuel crises in Nigeria could become a thing of the past.
27 Mar
President and Chairman, Board of Directors, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Prof. Benedict Oramah, said the third Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF 2023) is expected to generate more
22 Mar
To accelerate  COVID-19 vaccine  acceptance, the  African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) yesterday  launched a 'No-Fault Compensation Programme(NFCS)' for participating countries in Africa and the Caribbean to ensure  prompt, fair and transparent compensation for unlikely adverse reactions  associated with COVID-19 vaccines procured under the AVAT  purchase commitment framework. AVAT acts as a centralised purchasing agent on…
18 Mar
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the finalisation of a 207 million dollars facility granted by Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI), the state-owned Japanese organisation focused on trade and investment.
10 Feb
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has committed $1 billion out of the estimated $10 billion required over the next 10 years for the successful roll out of African Continental Free Trade Area
17 Jan
Ghana President, Nana Akufo-Addo, hosted and presided over the commercial launch of the Pan-African Payment and Settlement System (PAPSS) in Accra, Ghana, on Friday, observing that the ground-breaking platform would save Africa ...


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Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…
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Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti on Saturday said he was surprised that German midfielder Toni Kroos did not feature on the list of 30 finalists for the Ballon d'Or.
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Volunteer firefighters have been called up from their day jobs all over France this summer to help battle wildfires.
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One person died and dozens more were injured early Saturday as powerful winds hit a music festival near the Spanish resort of Valencia, causing the stage to partially collapse, medics said.
2 hours ago
Professor Christopher Imumolen, the presidential candidate of the Accord Party, believes that only a candidate who is unaffiliated to a sect can solve the effects vested by terrorism on the Nigerian economy. The effect of terrorist activities such as suicide bombings, kidnappings, destruction of lives, public infrastructure, private and entrepreneurial investments, the climate of fear,…