Friday, 24th March 2023


20 Aug 2019
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren comments on U.S. bond yields and the outlook for the economy during an interview with Bloomberg's Kathleen Hays on "Bloomberg Markets."
15 Apr 2019
The Debt Management Office in Nigeria says the country will issue its first ever 30-year local currency bond this year. Emmanuel Mordi joins CNBC Africa to discuss how this move will impact the country’s bond market and for a recap of trading activities in Nigeria’s fixed income and forex markets this week.
4 Mar 2019
Yields on Nigeria's 10-year bond fell to its lowest in six months just as Nigeria's president won his re-election bid. Chuka Nwachukwu, Fixed Income Trader at UBA joins CNBC Africa to review activities at the fixed income and FX markets.
1 Mar 2019
Rami Malek reportedly in final negotiations to be 'Bond 25' Villain Malek previously stated that playing a 'Bond' villain would be a dream role.
28 Nov 2018
Egypt won't ask for further IMF funding next year, when its $12-billion dollars loan program expires. Finance Minister Mohamed Maait says the economy is now in better shape and he's working to reduce debt and gain investor confidence.
25 Oct 2018
Ahead of today's bond auction, Ifueko Oduekun, Head Treasury at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa to discuss investor’s expectation.
25 Oct 2018
Traders expect todays bond auction to drive market behaviour in the coming days. Chioma Udu, FX Dealer at GT Bank joins CNBC Africa to review activity at the fixed income and forex markets.
19 Dec 2017
Director-General, Nigeria’s Debt Management Office, Patience Oniha, in an exclusive chat with CNBC Africa’s Christycole Popoola, says Moody’s ‘excellent rating of the country’s sovereign green bond is a positive for local and foreign investors.
27 Nov 2017
Iraq's Central Bank governor Ali Al-Allaq discusses Iraq's return to the global bond market and the challenges they face.
22 Jun 2017
According to Dr Abraham Nwankwo, the Director General of Nigeria's Debt Management Office the country's first diaspora bond, which was 130 percent subscribed, was targeted principally at Nigerians abroad.
30 Mar 2017
The first federal government savings bond was listed on the NSE on Wednesday.
13 Mar 2017
The Nigerian government will today launch a savings bond for retail investors. The bond is aimed at improving the national savings culture among other things.


6 hours ago
After an anonymous tip-off, the gunman's apartment was raided by police. Authorities discovered 15 loaded magazines and more.
6 hours ago
In a video circulating on social media, users claim that a waiter at an upscale French ski resort wearing a Russian flag jumpsuit carried a Ukrainian "coffin" during a champagne parade. The FRANCE 24 Observers team contacted Bagatelle Courchevel; the restaurant explained that the scene had nothing to do with the war in Ukraine. We tell you more in this edition of Truth or Fake.
6 hours ago
Georgia's proposed "foreign agents" bill did not pass parliament's second reading after the ruling party withdrew support under pressure. The move comes after days of opposition protests.
6 hours ago
For years, many fields have been largely dominated by men, but, in recent times, more women are either taking key positions in various management teams, closing deals worth hundreds of millions of dollars, breaking new grounds, or starting new ventures. Today, Guardian Nigeria host women to a conference titled: IWD 2023: Digital: Innovation and technology for gender equality
7 hours ago
A male pill could become available soon, but an on-demand male contraceptive may have more potential. Would you take it?
7 hours ago
Things take a strange turn after a Mexican cartel leaves five people bound and alive at an intersection - saying they were the kidnappers behind the abduction of American tourists last week.