Articles about Africa from SocioLingo Africa

Absa Bank Limited refinances and upsizes Harmony Gold Limited’s existing Term Debt Facility

Absa Bank ( has successfully refinanced and upsized Harmony Gold Limited’s existing USD 250,000,000 Term Debt to a 3 year USD 350,000,000 facility.

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Libya : Ghassan Salame arrives in Zintan

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya Ghassan Salame landed in Zintan today to hear from its residents on how best to move the political process forward and build peace and prosperity in Libya.

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Southern Africa : Two Educational Opportunities to Empower Youth and Entrepreneurs

Stanford Graduate School of Business announced a USD $3 million, three-year partnership with De Beers Group to empower young, budding entrepreneurs and owners of established businesses in Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa through two new educational programs launching in 2018.

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Absa Bank Limited and China Development Bank Conclude a $100 million Agreement

Absa Bank Limited (, a subsidiary of the Barclays Africa Group (BAGL) (, has successfully concluded a five year $100 million Special Facility Agreement with the China Development Bank (CDB).

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