Several important developments will occur during the week of October 21-27 that have the potential to shape geomarket outcomes in Africa.
October 23-24: The South Africa-Italy Summit will convene in Johannesburg.
October 24: South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni will deliver a Medium Term Budget Policy Statement.
October 25: Moody’s may review its South Africa credit rating.
October 25-27: The inaugural South African Investment Conference will convene in Johannesburg.
October 26: Democratic Republic of the Congo opposition political parties will hold nation-wide protest marches.
October 27: Gabon will hold legislative run-off elections.
October 27: South Sudan may form a transitional Government of National Unity.