Heirs Holdings, Afreximbank Seal $100m Deal - Business Post Nigeria (press release) (blog)

A Nigerian proprietary investment company, Heirs Holdings Limited, has entered into a deal with the African Export–Import Bank (Afreximbank). At the 24th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the bank taking place in Kigali, the Rwandan capital, the Nigerian ...

Former Nigerian president backs used clothes ban - The New Times

Former Nigerian President Olesegun Obasanjo addresses journalists on the sidelines of the ongoing Afreximbank Annual General Meeting in Kigali yesterday. Timothy Kisambira. More in News. 2017 elections: A pursuit of civilised politics · Imbuto hosts ...

Experts Back Regional Integration at Afreximbank AGM - Business Post Nigeria (press release) (blog)

Speakers at the 24th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have stressed the importance of regional integration to develop the continent's economy. The 24th AGM of the lender opened on Wednesday in Kigali, ...

Rwanda meeting calls for Regional Integration - East African Business Week

KIGALI, Rwanda- Activities marking the 24th Annual General Meeting of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) opened in Kigali last week, with Claver Gatete, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning of Rwanda, calling for the building of regional ...

Africa urged to increase intra-African trade at Afreximbank conference - Coastweek

KIGALI, (Xinhua) -- Experts meeting here on Wednesday for regional trade promotion urged African countries to promote intra-African trade and economic integration to address development challenges in African countries. A series of events hosted by ...

Afreximbank calls on Africa to maintain trade-driven growth - Xinhua

KIGALI, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Africa has to find ways to maintain its trade-driven growth even as protectionism rises in traditional markets, president of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) said Friday in Kigali. As Asian developing economies ...

Africa May Fail to Access Global Markets – Minister Gatete - KT Press

(l) Alex Kanyankore – CEO of Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) signs strategic partnership with Afreximbank . (right) Dr. Benedict Oramah President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). Protective economies overseas that prevent Africa from ...

Education, good governance will enhance African trade – Obasanjo - Guardian (blog)

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says that basic education and good governance will enhance intra-African trade. Obasanjo said this at the ongoing 24th Annual General Meeting of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Friday in Kigali.

Obasanjo to ECOWAS: Adopt Single Currency to Boost Regional Trade - Business Post Nigeria (press release) (blog)

Former Nigerian President, Mr Olusegun Obasanjo has advised the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to consider the adoption of a single currency for member countries in order to boost trade in the region. The Ogun State-based farmer ...

'Africa's prosperity depends on on education, good governance' - Independent Online

Kigali - Former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, said on Friday that access to education and good governance held the key to the continent's success and prosperity, and also called for the era of impunity among African leaders to come to an end.

Obasanjo calls for common currency to boost ECOWAS trade - Vanguard

Kigali – Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday called on the leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to agree on common currency to boost the regional trade. Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo Obasanjo made ...

Afreximbank builds in Zim - NewsDay

African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) president Benedict Oramah has said the construction of the regional offices in Harare will commence by the end of year as the institution strengthens its footprints in Southern Africa. By Fidelity Mhlanga in ...

Private sector welcomes Afreximbank support - The New Times

The local private sector is upbeat following an announcement by African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) to inject about $500 million into the economy. Private sector players say that the investment could help them expand their penetration into the ...

#AfreximAGM17: Rwanda is a shining star that other African countries should emulate - Ventures Africa

During a press conference at the ongoing 2017 Africa Export-Import Bank Annual General Meeting, (AfreximAGM) taking place in Kigali, Rwanda, the President and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Afreximbank, Dr Benedict Oramah said that Rwanda is a ...