Ghana’s Akufo-Addo receives COVAX vaccine

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday became the world’s first recipient of a coronavirus vaccine from…

South Africa begins COVID-19 vaccination

President Cyril Ramaphosa was among the first to be inoculated Wednesday as South Africa launched its…

Biden promises new partnership with Africa

President Joe Biden has promised partnership with Africa and said he hoped to attend the next African Union…

Afreximbank emerges lead arranger

The African Export-Import Bank, Afreximbank, has emerged Africa’s lead arranger in sub-Saharan Africa, going by the…

Afreximbank stakes $2billion on COVID-19 vaccines

The African Export and Import Bank, Afreximbank, today confirmed pre-order for 270 million COVID-19 vaccine doses…

Sawo emerges 2020 Daily Trust African of the Year

Musu Bakoto Sawo, a Gambian women rights advocate, has emerged winner of the 2020 Daily Trust African of…

Egypt finds more ancient sites at Saqqara

Egypt has announced discovery of a new trove of treasures at the Saqqara necropolis south of…

Guinea President receives COVID-19 vaccine

Guinea’ s  President, Alpha Conde has received his first dose of a vaccine against the coronavirus,…

Nigeriens go to the polls

Nigeriens are voting today in an election that could seal the country’s first-ever peaceful handover between…

Afreximbank secures $520m COVID-19 response fund

A $520 million facility has been secured by the African Export-Imort Bank, Afreximbank, to finance its…