Author: Mariam Ogunlana

Kenya becomes Africa finance corporation member
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Kenya becomes Africa finance corporation member

Kenya is the latest country to become a member of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading pan-African multilateral development finance institution and project developer. Kenya is AFC’s 15th member and third East African member after Rwanda and Uganda. AFC’s other members are: Cape Verde; Chad; Côte d’Ivoire; Djibouti; Gabon; the […]

JSE launches wool futures contract
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JSE launches wool futures contract

The Johannesburg stock exchange  (JSE) has listed a cash settled merino wool futures contract on its Commodity Derivatives Market. The contract allows farmers and wool buyers to protect themselves against movements in the wool price. This follows the recent listing of a lamb carcas futures contract which tracks the price […]

SBS Namibia appoints Feitjie Kapofi as deputy director
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SBS Namibia appoints Feitjie Kapofi as deputy director

Southern Business School Namibia appoints Mrs. Feitjie Kapofi (Veldskoen) as Deputy Director. Mrs. Feitjie Veldskoen-Kapofi has an impressive and substantial career track record within both the fields of finance and education. Making her the perfect fit for SBS Namibia. She is a qualified and experienced professional with extensive experience within […]

Kenya converts loans in Kenya Airways to equity
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Kenya converts loans in Kenya Airways to equity

Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways has confirmed the conversion of the Government of Kenya loans into equity. The airlines also announced the provision of contingent guarantee subject to parliamentary approval in exchange for material concessions to be provided as part of the financial restructuring, which would secure future funding of […]