Power Lunch

 What the future holds for Nigeria's economy

Video / Tue, 16 Feb 2016 10:59:31 GMT

What the future holds for Nigeria's economy

A lot has been said in the last few months about the current state of the Nigerian economy and indeed what the future holds for Africa's biggest consumer market. Several forecasts and articles point to a mild recession.

 Ugandans head to the polls 18th February

Video / Tue, 16 Feb 2016 10:10:25 GMT

Ugandans head to the polls 18th February

With an appreciating dollar, tumbling commodity prices and a failing Ugandan shilling, Uganda goes to the polls for the presidential elections on the 18th of this month.

 Oil price war: Will Nigeria survive?

Video / Mon, 15 Feb 2016 11:14:21 GMT

Oil price war: Will Nigeria survive?

Lower differentials for crude oil from other regions, particularly Urals and Mediterranean crude are heaping pressure on sellers like Nigeria to lower differentials to attract buyers and encourage activity.

 Nigeria equities sustain five day run; gains 5%

Video / Mon, 15 Feb 2016 11:09:15 GMT

Nigeria equities sustain five day run; gains 5%

Nigeria's local bourse sustained five days of gains last week, closing up five per cent for the week. But despite the renewed appetite for equities, financial services stocks were left out of the rally.

 What the past can teach you about future investing

Video / Mon, 15 Feb 2016 10:40:29 GMT

What the past can teach you about future investing

Lourens Coetzee, an Investment Professional from Marriott Asset Management, joins CNBC Africa to touch on the comparison between the investment landscape of the recent past and the foreseeable future.

 Gold Brands lists on JSE

Video / Mon, 15 Feb 2016 08:55:30 GMT

Gold Brands lists on JSE

Despite a huge sell-off in markets, JSE welcomed a new listing this morning, Gold Brands.

 Booming businesses on Valentine's Day

Video / Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:55:50 GMT

Booming businesses on Valentine's Day

Despite margins being hiked significantly for most items and events around Valentine's Day, the DaVinci Hotel and Suites and its Maximillien Restaurant are fully booked for this occasion.

 Importance of inland port in East Africa region

Video / Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:22:40 GMT

Importance of inland port in East Africa region

According to the Africa gearing up 2015 report by PwC, 20 per cent of retail costs in Rwanda are due to logistical challenges. This has seen the government take steps to address the high costs through warehouse facilities and an inland port.

 Woolworths cautions of headwinds ahead

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:01:30 GMT

Woolworths cautions of headwinds ahead

In this CNBC Africa interview Lindsay Williams sits down with Woolworths' CEO Ian Moir on its stellar interim results and discusses caution ahead.

 Is there an opportunity in BEE shares?

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:25:57 GMT

Is there an opportunity in BEE shares?

CNBC Africa is joined by Riaz Gardee, Mergers & Acquisitions Principal at MMI Holdings to share his opinion on several black economic empowerment (BEE) investments seemingly under water and which hold promise.

 Nigeria's central bank meets commercial banks CEOs

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:00:52 GMT

Nigeria's central bank meets commercial banks CEOs

Nigeria's central bank governor Godwin Emefiele is meeting with CEOs of commercial banks today for the Bankers' Committee Meeting. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa joins CNBC Africa for an update on the meeting.

 Nigeria bourse maintain winning streak, gains 2%

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:00:26 GMT

Nigeria bourse maintain winning streak, gains 2%

Nigeria's local bourse logged three straight days of gains on Wednesday and has gained over 2 per cent since Monday. The index has fallen from a high of 35,843.39 points logged on April the 2nd 2015.

 Are S.A retail stocks in trouble?

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:40:27 GMT

Are S.A retail stocks in trouble?

With Italitile reporting double digit growth in subdued trading conditions and Woolworths warning in its interim results that conditions are expected to become more difficult both in South Africa and Australia.

 Uganda's NSS fund sees a decline in profit

Video / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:08:06 GMT

Uganda's NSS fund sees a decline in profit

Uganda's National Social Security fund has recorded a 55.7 per cent decline in profits an equivalent of $17.3 million in 2015. This was attributed to a 12 per cent decline in the stock market value of the Nairobi Securities Exchange.