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Zimbabwe’s Economy On Recovery Path

AFRICANGLOBE - Zimbabwe's Finance Minister says his country’s economy is on the path to recovery after decades of decline and will meet all its financial obligations for this year. . Cars speed along in Harare, Zimbabwe’s capital city. The formation of a coalition government in 2009 by President Robert Mugabe and Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai has led to the sound of constant activity in the city.

Kidnappers Seize Mother of Nigeria’s Finance Minister Okonjo Iweala

AFRICANGLOBE - Gunmen, yesterday, raised the stake when they abducted the mother of Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Prof. Okonjo Iweala, Professor Kamene Okonjo, in...

Jamaica Wooing Multinationals

Jamaica is making adjustments to its tax regime to enhance its attractiveness for international business entities looking for a home in the Caribbean. A bill...

Nigeria Secures Loan From China for Massive Railway Project

Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory,  Abuja and its surrounding areas will soon be benefiting from a new railway system, thanks to a loan agreement signed...

International Community ‘Complicit’ in Somalia Strife

The international community has for years engaged in numerous initiatives ostensibly to return Somalia into a functioning state again. But according to a leaked...

Nigeria Set to Overtake South Africa as Africa’s Economic Giant

With Nigeria's GDP set for re-basing this year, South Africa's economic dominance is under pressure Notwithstanding its role as political mediator, agenda-setter and Africa's (somewhat...

Offshore Financing – How to Secure Funding for Opportunities in Africa

With the high levels of economic growth that many African countries are currently experiencing, the continent offers many opportunities for businesses looking for new...

Prestigious Publication Backs Okonjo-Iweala for World Bank’s Top Job

The reputable London-based weekly, The Economist, has backed the candidacy of Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as president of the World Bank and seriously questioned the...

Nigerian Finance Minister Up for World Bank Top Post

Nigerian Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is to run for the position of the next World Bank chief, it emerged on Friday. South Africa's Finance Minister...

Nigerian President Names 24-Man National Economic Team

President Goodluck Jonathan Wednesday named a 24-man National Economic Management Team (NEMT) with the resumption of duty of the Minister of Finance and former Managing Director of World Bank Dr. Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala.