Opening the discussion, the African Development Bank Vice President for Power, Energy, Climate & Green Growth, Kevin Kariuki, said climate investments favored climate mitigation over adaptation, but that this was not to Africa’s benefit.
The Standard Chartered Women in Tech program targets female-led entrepreneurial teams and provide them with training, mentorship, and seed funding.
MultiChoice said that it is partnering with KingMakers, a sports and gaming betting company, to launch a new online betting service in South Africa.
On a normalised basis – excluding once-off costs – the picture is slightly better for the group, but the hit to earnings is still severe, with a reduction between 60% and 80%.
StanChart’s SC Juza platform allows one to borrow from Sh1,000 to Sh100,000 every week. The cost of the short-term credit comprises a processing fee of 5.5 percent and interest rate of 1.08 percent per month.