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Nigeria's economy projected to expand
11 Oct 2017
The International Monetary Fund has projected that the Nigerian economy will expand by 1.9 percent in 2018. However, IMF believes this growth will remain subdued due to population growth.
Recession: IMF confirms Nigeria unable to meet recovery expectation
3 May 2017
Recession: IMF confirms Nigeria unable to meet recovery expectation.
Nigerian finance minister's plans to boost economy
21 Apr 2017
Nigeria's finance minister Kemi Adeosun says the country needs to ask its economy much harder to produce much more revenues. CNBC caught up with her on the sidelines of the IMF/World Bank spring meetings to discuss the plans for Nigeria's economy.
Importance of WB, IMF Spring meetings to West Africa
20 Apr 2017
As the World Bank and IMF Spring meetings come to a close, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Bismarck Rewane, about the importance of the meetings for Nigeria and Ghana.
IMF approves $12bn bailout for Egypt
12 Nov 2016
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given final approval to a $12bn bailout for Egypt. While almost three billion dollars have already been sent to Egypt's Central Bank, the rest will come with conditions.
Egypt allows currency to float in economic overhaul
3 Nov 2016
Egypt allowed its currency to float freely in a bid to stabilize the nation's economy and move towards securing a $12 billion loan from the International Monetary Fund.
Nigeria regains spot as Africa's largest economy
21 Oct 2016
Egypt closer to $12bn IMF loan deal
20 Sep 2016
Egypt says it is making good progress towards securing the financing to seal the IMF's biggest ever loan in the region.
Is Nigeria becoming the next Venezuela?
14 Sep 2016
Multiple exchange rates, a reluctance to officially devalue the currency and a forex shortage are a few similarities between Nigeria and Venezuela that have fuelled concerns that Nigeria may be on the path of economic decline.
How IMF's loans to Egypt will impact markets
15 Aug 2016
Ahmed Badr, chief executive officer and head of MENA equities at Renaissance Capital Dubai, discusses the IMF's $12B loan program for Egypt and what it means for financial markets.
Egypt in final stages of IMF loan talks
27 Jul 2016
Egypt says it is close to finalizing a loan program with the IMF.
Nigeria markets decline continues at end of a tough week
22 Jul 2016
With the steady stock market decline, the sharp depreciation of the naira and the grim economic growth forecast by the IMF, it's been a tough week for investors in Nigeria. Tilewa Adebajo, CEO at CFG Advisory joins CNBC Africa for more.