Dec 10, 2020

Zamtel's future hangs in the balance … again

Zambia’s government initiates another request with the IMF for economic bailout.
Jul 22, 2019

Africa poised for mobile money growth

Research by IMF, World Bank and GSMA suggests growth from mobile-enabled platforms and disruption to traditional value chains.

Uganda's govt to review controversial social media tax law

Protest action hits streets of Kampala forcing officials to reconsider decision.
May 12, 2017

Digitalisation will add to Africa's bottom line say accounting experts

Automated systems will help regions benefit from anticipated economic growth, such as 2.5% expected in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Mar 27, 2017

IMF let off for Zambia

Zamtel sale omitted from the most recent list of conditions surrounding the country's application for US$1.3bn loan.
Sep 28, 2016

IMF demands sale of Zamtel

Organisation prepared to offer country financial help on condition of sale, removal of specific subsidies.
Mar 25, 2013

SAP reaffirms commitment to Nigeria

The IMF forecasted growth of approximately 7% in Nigeria’s GDP, which is hinged largely on its abundant natural resource output.
May 14, 2012

SA drags down African economic growth

Sluggish South African economy results in slower growth for the continent.