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Sasol Appoints New Finance Chief

VENTURES AFRICA – JSE-listed petrochemicals giant, Sasol, on Monday said it had appointed Bongani Nqwababa as its new CFO with effect from March 1 next year. Nqwababa, who was the CFO at the troubled...
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BNP Paribas Chair To Step Down By Year End

VENTURES AFRICA – BNP Paribas, which has had operations on the African continent for more than 35 years, on Monday said its chairman, Baudouin Prot, will be stepping down on December 1 this year. He ...
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While We Focus On Development

VENTURES AFRICA – There’s a movie called, “While You Were Sleeping”. For all tens and purposes, it is appropriate for Africa at this given point in time. If I were to ask you, what do you think...
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Strategic Leaders Needed in Africa

VENTURES AFRICA – On the last day of July in Dar es Salaam, the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) stated, “The African continent needs leaders who are strategic, inclusive and capable ...
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Telkom Defends CFO’s Suspension, Exit

VENTURES AFRICA – Jabu Mabuza, the chairman of Telkom, South Africa’s biggest fixed line operator, this week stood behind the board’s decision to suspend CFO, Jacques Schindehütte, and finally let hi...