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AMSP opens COVID-19 vaccines pre-orders for 55 African Union Member States

  Johannesburg, January 19, 2021 — Following the announcement by the African Union Chairperson, President Cyril Ramaphosa on the 14th of January 2021 that the African Union has secured a provisional 270 million COVID-19 vaccine doses for Africa through its COVID-19 African Vaccine Acquisition Task Team (AVATT), the Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP), on behalf

African Development Bank, African Export-Import Bank & FCI work together to launch a major Grant to support the Capacity Building of Emerging Factoring Firms in Africa

Abidjan, Cairo, Amsterdam, 7 January 2021 – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) together with its partners the African Development Bank (AfDB) and FCI announce the creation of a special purpose Grant authorized and funded by the AfDB’s Trust Fund to support the capacity building of emerging factoring firms in Africa that will benefit many SMEs

FCI and Afreximbank appoint Mr. Nassourou Aminou as Regional Manager for Africa

[caption id="attachment_22266" align="aligncenter" width="810"] Mr. Nassourou Aminou, FCI Africa Chapter Regional Manager[/caption] Amsterdam, 4 January 2021 – FCI along with Afreximbank announce the appointment of Mr. Nassourou Aminou as the new Regional Manager for Africa. The recruitment of the Africa Chapter Regional Manager is a joint effort of FCI and Afreximbank. Mr. Nassourou Aminou is