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Nigeria Issues Sovereign ‘Green’ Bond

Nigeria, one of sub-Saharan Africa‘s largest economies, has officially become the first nation to issue a Climate Bonds Certified Sovereign Green Bond, making…

Fitch Takes Namibia Down To “Junk”

Fitch Ratings this month announced that it had downgraded Namibia to junk status, just two weeks after the country’s finance minister Calle Schlettwein…

Angola Struggling Amid Low Oil

Country Response Not Sufficient Angola’s policy response to the international oil price environment has weakened over the last year. Coupled…