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CNBC Africa

CNBC Africa is an African television network for Sub-Saharan Africa. It was launched by CNBC and Africa Business News LTD on June 1, 2007. CNBC Africa is headquartered in Sandton, Johannesburg.

Nigeria Business Reacts To Postponement Of Elections

INEC's decision to reschedule Nigeria’s elections has been received with mixed reactions, with many pointing its impact on businesses and the economy. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss this is Muda Yusuf, Director General, Lagos...

Global Brands Continue To Struggle In SA, Here’s Why

In the wake of Grand Parade shutting down Dunkin Donuts and Baskin Robins in Cape Town, we take a look at local companies who have brought international brands into South Africa that fail. Companies...

Highlights Special Of The 25th Investing In African Mining Indaba

The mood was upbeat at the 25th Investing in African Mining Indaba held in Cape Town from 4 to 7 February 2019. The CNBC Africa team was there to bring you interviews with several...

‘Why We Are Postponing The Nigeria 2019 Elections’ – INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu

INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, briefs members of political parties, observers and media about the reasons of postponing the Nigerian presidential 2019 elections.

Key Takeaways From Ramaphosa’s SONA2019

On 7 February South African President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation at this year’s 2019 state of the nation address. Among issues discussed were State-owned enterprise Eskom, access to higher education, women abuse and...

New Innovation To Help African Farmers Access USD 1 Trillion Agribusiness

Against the background of an increasing and youthful African population where food demand is expected to grow by 50 per cent in the next few years, AGCO today unveiled an innovative solution for rural...

Africa Mining Indaba: ‘Mining Is The Sunrise Industry’ – Says Ramaphosa

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa made history when he addressed the 25th Investing in African Mining Indaba on Tuesday 5 February – the first South African president to do so. Among the pressing issues...

The Cost Of Cyber-Attacks On Businesses

Today some countries including South Africa mark Safer Internet Day. This is a campaign that aims to improve internet safety for all users. Businesses and individuals are increasingly using digital technology to store and...

The Future Of Mining In Africa

African Mining Indaba is taking place this week in Cape Town. Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe officially opened the three day affair. Labour and Mining Analyst, Mamokgethi Molopyane joins CNBC Africa to talk about...

Here Are Some Of The Risks African Business Should Be Worried About In 2019

The Allianz Risk Barometer highlights that the most important business risk facing Africa this year are Market Developments and political risks and violence. CNBC Africa's Esther Awoniyi discusses this and more with Seelan Naidoo,...

Rwanda Moves Closer To Banning Single Use Plastics

A cabinet meeting on Monday this week approved a draft law that will ban the single use plastics in Rwanda. Will this ambitious plan see the light of the day? Joining CNBC Africa to...

Responding To Corruption In South Africa

It has been public knowledge that South Africa is plagued by corruption within government and business sector. With more corrupt dealings coming out especially during the ongoing commission of inquiries ordinary citizens are left...

Eskom Debate: Is There Light At The End Of The Tunnel?

State owned power utility Eskom continues being a tough pill to swallow for many. It is expected to dominate discussions at Wednesday’s cabinet Lekgotla. With the latest saga being a pending tariff hike. Joining...

How The Free Trade Deal Will Impact Regional Trade In Africa

On this CNBC Africa Special we highlight some of the key conversations we’ve had in East Africa during the year, from the African free continental trade agreement to the importance of creating an enabling...

Building Capital Markets For Sustainable Development In Africa

The African continent is fast becoming an economic powerhouse to be reckoned with but how do we sustain economic growth? CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters is joined by a panel for a discussion on the...

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