Gambia: IMF Approves Us$28.8m for Gambia

[The Point] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board on Friday approved an immediate disbursement of about US$28.8 million to The Gambia to help meet the country’s financing needs, support social spending and the post-pandemic recovery.

Tanzania: Multichoice Tanzania Unveils New Promo for DStv Customers

[Citizen] MultiChoice Tanzania has launched a mouthwatering upgrade offer dubbed “Panda Tukupandishe”. This offer gives all active and disconnected DStv Bomba, Family and Compact customers a chance to pay and get to view programming on higher package w…

South Africa: The Digital Advertising Rip-Off

[Daily Maverick] Programmatic marketing might be viewed as a spray-and-pray exercise, but advertising has such a pervasive wastage and fraud problem that it is eating chunks out of marketing budgets and skewing performance results – as Uber recently di…

Kenya: Sugar Companies Face Frustrations Amid Revival Bid

[Nation] Court cases, debts, lack of political goodwill and competing interests among sugar millers conspire to delay the revival of the collapsed sugar sector, resulting in a long, tortuous wait by farmers from the western Kenya’s sugar belt.