KFC

KFC Returns To Zimbabwe

VENTURES AFRICA – US headquartered fast food giant, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) has returned to Zimbabwe seven years after folding operations in the southern African due too economic meltdown...
lonmin

Lonmin Appoints New Permanent Chairman

VENTURES AFRICA – Lonmin, the JSE-listed platinum miner, on Tuesday said it had appointed Brian Beamish as the new chairman of the world’s third biggest platinum producer. “Lonmin holds rights over a...
foreign-investors

Is Africa Short Selling?

VENTURES AFRICA – Lots of research published recently seem to point too the same thing: Africa may not be getting sufficient bang for the buck it gives the world! A union of African and UK part...
FrancoisvanderWesthuizen

DRDGold CFO Resigns

VENTURES AFRICA – JSE-listed gold miner, DRDGOLD, on Monday said its chief financial officer (CFO) had resigned from the company, with immediate effect. However, DRDGOLD was at pains to explain that ...
AECI

Gas Firm AECI Expects Interim Profit Surge

VENTURES AFRICA – AECI, JSE-listed explosives and gas firm, on Tuesday said it is expecting to post an increase in profits for the six months to June this year. It said that headline earnings a share...