Video / Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:52:41 GMT
Lafarge Africa has reported a profit after tax of 16.9 billion naira for the 2016 full year showing a 38 per cent decline. The cement maker has also proposed a dividend of 105 kobo per share.
Video / Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:16:50 GMT
The interventions by the Central Bank of Nigeria has significantly improved the convergence between the official and parallel market rates, as the naira continues to firm at the parallel market.
Video / Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:16:18 GMT
Nigeria's cashless policy drive will hit full gear across the country next month. So how prepared is the retail sector for this switch?
Video / Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:38:57 GMT
Fishing company Sea Harvest listed its shares on the JSE main board today. It becomes the second fishing company to list this month, following the listing of Premier Fishing. Felix Ratheb, CEO of Sea Harvest joins CNBC Africa for more.
Video / Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:37:32 GMT
Standard Chartered Bank Kenya net profits have gone up by 42.7 per cent with net earnings rising by 2.71 billion shillings to 9.05 billion shillings in the year to December 2016.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:29:09 GMT
Nairobi Listed Diamond Trust Bank Kenya will buy Tier III lender Habib Bank for 1.8 billion shillings through a share transfer deal of 13.2 million shares. Elsewhere, Treasury is set to launch the mobile based bonds auction platform, M-Akiba.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:04:29 GMT
Building a globally competitive economy by ridding the private sector of obstacles hindering the competitiveness of Nigerian businesses is one of the three broad objectives of Nigeria's economic recovery and growth plan.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:55:59 GMT
African Urban developer Rendeavour says the opportunities for economic transformation will be greater in Africa than anywhere else, because the potential for catch-up and convergence is greater.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:53:59 GMT
Nigeria's Monetary Policy Committee kept its benchmark rate unchanged at 14 per cent, as nine members voted to maintain the status quo on all its policy parameters.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:30:50 GMT
Today Stats SA is set to release consumer inflation figures for February. The Reserve Bank will publish its quarterly bulletin with the all-important current account numbers.
Video / Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:14:19 GMT
Master Drilling paid its first maiden dividend of 30 cents per share today after reporting a 3.6 per cent increase in headline earnings per share to 14.3 US cents. Danie Pretorius, CEO Master Drilling joins CNBC Africa for more.
Video / Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:31:37 GMT
Ghana's Foreign Direct Investment declined by 300 million dollars in 2016.
Video / Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:31:07 GMT
Nigeria's economic recovery and growth plan has listed five execution priorities that cut across stabilizing the macroeconomic environment to driving industrialization.
Video / Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:18:25 GMT
The Central Bank of Kenya has lent 96 billion shillings to small banks through the reverse repo markets in support of liquidity in the market.
Video / Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:17:55 GMT
The Ugandan shilling remained unchanged yesterday from last week's close of 3,595/3,605 drawing support from the central bank's removal of $40.33 million worth of excess local currency liquidity.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:19:11 GMT
Nigeria's monetary policy committee meets today, for more CNBC Africa is joined by Michael Famoroti, Economist, Vetiva Capital Management.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:03:21 GMT
Nigeria's Central Bank's strategy of increased dollar sales to narrow the spread between the official and black markets continues to yield positive results as the Naira firmed to 450 naira to the greenback.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:02:45 GMT
Nigeria's economic recovery and growth plan aims to achieve sustained inclusive growth by significantly growing the economy, reducing inflation and unemployment. With the country's current unemployment rate of 13.9 per cent.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:39:03 GMT
The Higher Education National Convention in Midrand was cancelled after chaos erupted on Saturday. It's reported that students dressed in EFF regalia refused to give Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande an opportunity to speak.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:38:35 GMT
Council for the Advancement of South African Constitution's Lawson Naidoo, joins CNBC Africa to talk about the burglary at Chief Justice's Office; where fifteen computers were stolen.
Video / Mon, 20 Mar 2017 07:01:06 GMT
The NSE 20-share index grew by 0.71 per cent to close the week at 2,983.68 points, while the All Share Index rose to 126 points. Elsewhere, the Kenyan shilling dwindled to 103 points on demand from oil importers and dwindling foreign inflows.
Video / Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:42:26 GMT
The G20 finance meeting is currently taking place in Germany. CNBC spoke to Lesetja Kganyago, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank about the rand, the meeting and Fed rate hikes.
Video / Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:54:49 GMT
The presence of talent in Africa has never been in question. So how best can Nigeria's creative industry harness this raw gift to achieve its full potential? Vector tha Viper a Nigerian Recording Artiste joins CNBC Africa for more.
Video / Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:54:04 GMT
One of the key mandates of the African Economic Research Consortium is to enhance the capacity of locally based researchers to conduct policy-relevant economic research.
Video / Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:48:07 GMT
The Constitutional Court will this morning rule on the social grants crisis. The decision carries with it the daily bread of 17 million South Africans. It has seen an argument over who should run the social grant payments system.