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IMF’s new terms for Kenya $1.5b standby loan

“The International Monetary Fund has introduced a set of new conditions for Kenya to access its $1.5 billion precautionary loan…

EAC economies to end the year with alarming debt ratios

“Burundi has joined a group of nine African countries at a high risk of debt distress while Kenya’s risk of…

Zimbabwe needs an independent central bank

“Zimbabwe must have an independent central bank to avert the risk of the country plunging into hyperinflation every 10 years…

IMF Confirms 7.2% Economic Growth Rate for Rwanda

“The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has retained Rwanda’s economic growth projection for 2018 at 7.2 per cent” https://allafrica.com/stories/201810030142.html You may…

Kenya criticises IMF over overvalued shilling remark

“The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor, Dr Patrick Njoroge, has reiterated that the Kenyan shilling is properly valued and…

Donor Funding Drops as Investments Rise

“Donor funding to Sub-Saharan Africa is declining as funds flowing to the region for investment purposes, trade and business rise,…

If inflation increases, Nigeria is in troubles

“Further upward acceleration of global inflation from record low levels may impair efforts in emerging and developing economies such as…

Debt-Distressed African Countries Again Look to IMF

“Public debt rose above 50 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in some 22 countries at the end of 2016,…

IMF raises Kenya’s debt risk to medium but remains cautious

“The International Monetary Fund has raised Kenya’s debt risk to moderate, citing the country’s increasing refinancing risks and tighter safety…

Africa must unite

To address its issues and solve its problems Africa must unite, Samia Nkrumah argues: https://allafrica.com/stories/201810250439.html You may also be interested…

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