Several important developments will occur during the week of October 7-13 that have the potential to shape geomarket outcomes in Africa.
October 7: Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will conclude its national convention.
October 7: Cameroon will hold a presidential election.
October 7: Japan will conclude a ministerial meeting of the Tokyo International Conference of Africa’s Development (TICAD).
October 8-10: Angolan President João Lourenço will visit China.
October 8-13: The World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) annual meetings will be held in Indonesia.
October 10: Mozambique will hold municipal elections.
October 11-12: La Francophonie summit will be held in Armenia.
October 11: Ethiopia will host Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
October 12: Eritrea will host Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
October 12: Moody’s may review its South Africa credit rating.
October 13: Côte d’Ivoire will hold regional and municipal elections.