CAF to launch the African Super League by August 2023

CAF to launch the African Super League by August 2023

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announces plans to launch the African Super League on August 10, 2023, in Tanzania. The CAF is the African football governing body founded in 1957 by Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan, and South Africa. CAF is one of the six FIFA...
Sylvia Mulinge becomes the new CEO of MTN Uganda

Sylvia Mulinge becomes the new CEO of MTN Uganda

Sylvia Mulinge gets elected as the new CEO of MTN Uganda, effective October 1, 2022. Sylvia was chosen due to her 20 years of experience in strategic thinking, brand building, new business development, commercial execution, people growth & development in the...
Algeria joins the Afeximbank

Algeria joins the Afeximbank

The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria becomes the 52nd member state of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). This leaves Afreximbank with three more states to achieve its mission of full continental coverage. Afreximbank recognized Algeria’s membership...
AfDB launches the first ESG African Frontier-Currency Bond

AfDB launches the first ESG African Frontier-Currency Bond

The African Development Bank (AfDB) launches the first environmental, social, and governance (ESG) African Frontier-Currency Bond issued by a multilateral development institution. The $5.07 million (19-billion Ugandan shilling (UGX)) 2-year theme bond, due June 2024,...