Donald Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway tweeted she was hanging out with Obama's Republican half-brother, Malik Obama.
Malik Obama, Barack Obama's half-brother, will attend the final presidential debate as a guest of Donald Trump, reports NBC.
LAGOS/ LONDON, Oct 13- When around 100 Nigerian youths staged a protest calling on Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele to resign over the slide in the naira, bank officials were keen to play it down. A central bank spokesman denied that there had been an actual media gag, but no major newspaper reported the protest after a meeting with the bank.
*Minister on cabinet sub-committee on Kenya Airways. NAIROBI, Oct 12- Restructuring loss-making carrier Kenya Airways will take a month, the government said on Wednesday, appealing to pilots to withdraw a strike notice and join discussions. Visitor numbers and earnings have sagged, after peaking in 2011, hurt by security worries stoked by Somali Islamist...
NAIROBI, Oct 11- Many guns imported by the Somali government with U.N. approval are being resold by arms dealers on the black market in the nation's capital Mogadishu, two Western diplomats said. The United Nations imposed a blanket arms embargo on Somalia shortly after the nation plunged into civil war 25 years ago. The two diplomats, who declined to be named...
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Tony Elumelu, chairman of Heirs Holdings and the United Bank for Africa, adds that many African economies offer exciting opportunities for investors.
Another nation is set to extract oil and expects to be adding to global production by June next year.
Two blasts stuck a village in Syria; a woman was found alive in a collapsed building in Kenya; hundreds of taxi drivers in Sao Paulo protest against Uber, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
In a sign of sub-Saharan Africa’s maturing economies, two African banks have executed a $25 million repurchase agreement (repo) transaction.
Christian Whiton, principal at DC International Advisory, discusses U.S. President Barack Obama's historic visit to Kenya.
Sub-Saharan Africa has been the darling of frontier market investors for several years. However, a combination of factors could see its appeal for investors wane.
This country's currency is sliding, attracting the attention of global investors—and the move may presage more global currency pain ahead.
The Kenyan shilling is sliding fast. Erin Gibbs of S&P Capital IQ and Larry McDonald of Societe Generale discuss with Brian Sullivan.
The World Bank is failing to protect the poor and vulnerable people affected by the projects it funds says a new report.
Whole Foods employees are stepping up to provide both money and know-how for microloan projects.
Somali militants threatened to stage more bloody attacks on Kenya after the group's fighters killed nearly 150 people.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports at least 14 people were killed in a terrorist attack at a Kenyan university. The US Embassy in Kenya is saying the Islamic Group al-Shabab is to blame.
Private equity firms are doing more deals in Africa to tap the continent's growing population and wealth.
Experts reveal which sectors in Africa are poised to make headway, and how investors are tapping in.