93 CHINA- SOUTH AFRICA TRADE DEAL

A Chinese economic and trade delegation consisting of 60 entrepreneurs from more than 40 major companies signed 93 cooperation agreements with their South African counterparts during a signing ceremony held in Cape Town on Friday evening. During the event at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), South Africa Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel […]

ELUMELU: YOUNG PROFESSIONALS AND STUDENTS NEED TO EMBRACE DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY.

Mr. Tony Elumelu, the Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Chairman Plc and Heirs Holding, encourages students and young professionals in the financial services sector to update their skills and knowledge in modern technology. This was said during the 2019 Annual Lecture of the Faculty of Management Science at the University of Lagos, Ojo […]

SOUTH AFRICA: NATIONAL BUDGET 2019-20

Finance minister Tito Mboweni has delivered his 2019-20 budget speech at the National Assembly, Cape Town. The outline Economically, real GDP growth for South Africa in 2019 is forecast at 1.5%, and is expected to reach 2.1% by 2021. In the medium term, spending reductions are expected at R50.3 billion, while provisional allocations of R75.3 […]

TANZANIA: NATIONAL BUDGET 2019-20

On 13 June 2019, the Minister of Finance, Philip Mpango, presented the Budget for 2019/20 to the National Assembly. The Budget includes the following amendments to the Income Tax Act: An increase in the minimum amount of turnover required for taxpayers to file statutory certified financial accounts to the Tanzania Revenue Authority from TZS 20 […]

KENYA: NATIONAL BUDGET 2019-20

Kenyan government’s budget for the 2019/20 fiscal year was presented the Parliament by Finance Minister Henry Rotich. However, the government’s financial year starts on July 1. On capital gains tax He proposed the increase rate on capital gains tax from 5 percent to 12.5 percent,” On economic growth The economy continues to be resilient in […]

#PrayForSudan dominates social media as the Crisis continues.

On social media, the predicament of the Sudanese has been given a platform. The political crisis in Sudan continues to manifest since security forces opened fire on pro-democracy protesters in the capital, Khartoum. Sudan has been hit by a wave of violence by militia against civilian demonstrators with over 70 rape cases and 100 people […]