Several important developments will occur during the week of October 28-November 3 that have the potential to shape geomarket outcomes in Africa.
October 28: Kenya Airways will inaugurate its direct flight to New York City.
October 28-30: The Canadian Governor General concludes her Côte d’Ivoire visit and travels to Nigeria.
October 29: Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed visits France.
October 29: The Nigeria Labour Congress begins a nation-wide strike.
October 29: Deadline for comments on South Africa’s Integrated Resource energy Plan.
October 30: Germany hosts the G20-Africa Investment Summit.
October 30: The High Court of Lagos to hear case between MTN and the Central Bank of Nigeria.
October 30-31: Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed visits Germany.
October 31: Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille to resign from office.
November 1-10: The US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs travels to Togo, Guinea, Mali and Nigeria.
November 2: The court case of former South African President Jacob Zuma resumes.