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Africa’s Richest Woman Deems Presidential Run ‘Possible’

Following recent reports of her embroilment in an ongoing financial dispute with the current Angolan administration, in a surprising turn of events, Angolan billionaire...

President Akufo-Addo’s Message to the Diaspora: Your Role in Africa’s Development is Critical

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo is calling upon Africans and persons of African origin, living in the diaspora, to promote the continent's growth and development...

West African Superheroes Gain Popularity

  Various comic book studios have emerged, bringing West African storytelling to the forefront of the industry. Based in Lagos (Nigeria), Vortex Comics create comics...

International Firms Circle to Buy Liquidated Assets of Ivory Coast’s Top Cocoa Exporter, Ghana...

  In this week's roundup, Cargill, Wilmar, and Touton are seeking to buy the liquidated assets of Ivory Coast's top cocoa exporter, Total expects to...

Krispy Kreme to Continue Expansion in Nigeria

Collaborating with Quality Foods Africa, Krispy Kreme plans to open 20 new stores in Nigeria in the next five years. In Ikeja City Mall, the...

Largest Ever Debut Fund for a Black-led VC Firm, AfDB Debuts with Synthetic Securitisation

In this week’s brief, with a $137 million in funding, Base10 Partners, is the largest ever black-led debut fund. The African Development Bank turns...