Sub Saharan Africa News

Foreign firms pledge to stick to Nairobi after attack

The American conglomerate set up its regional headquarters for Sub Saharan Africa in Nairobi in 2011, and now provides medical equipment to the Kenyan government and turbines to private power plant developers.

The East African , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

DR Congo election may open economic prospects for Uganda

By bordering the majority of Sub Saharan Africa, the DRC stands to benefit from natural interlinkages with Tanzania, Uganda, South Sudan, Sudan, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, Malawi, Congo-Brazzaville, Angola, Gabon (a polity of another 200 million people.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Jan 17, 2019

Foreign firms pledge to stick to Nairobi after attack

The American conglomerate set up its regional headquarters for Sub Saharan Africa in Nairobi in 2011, and now provides medical equipment to the Kenyan government and turbines to private power plant developers.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Surge in piracy off West Africa in 2018

Piracy in the Gulf, home to Sub Saharan Africa's two main oil producers Nigeria and Angola, has seriously disrupted international shipping routes and cost the global economy billions of dollars.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Libya's paramilitary force to 'cleanse' country's south

He says the operation will also try and stem illegal migrants from Sub Saharan Africa, describing it as an "international problem."

News 24 , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Gabon’s failed coup | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Ironically, the country is the third largest oil producer in Sub Saharan Africa.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 14, 2019

Fiat Chrysler SA appoints new Marketing Head

Cleghorn joins FCA from Maserati South Africa, where he was previously employed in the role of Marketing Director - Sub Saharan Africa, over the course of the last three years.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

ALEX AWITI: Poor diet devours Continent's future

According to the ‘Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study’, an estimated 37 per cent of children under five were stunted in Sub Saharan Africa in 2015.

The Star , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Helios Towers enters South African market with Vulatel partnership

Helios Towers expects South Africa to lead the way on 5G rollout in Sub Saharan Africa, it said in a statement on Monday.

Business Tech , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Eskom teetering on brink of debt trap, Hadebe says

It means everyone has a role to play to ensure the sustainability of this glorious institution.” Hadebe has told the public hearing that despite fierce opposition to another electricity price hike, power in South Africa is still among the cheapest in Sub Saharan Africa.

EWN , South Africa Jan 13, 2019