Adesina wraps up Canada visit with a plea in Calgary: “Africa cannot be ignored”

Risk is important but it should not be an excuse not to invest in Africa” “Given the size of its markets, growth, and huge potential across multiple sectors, Africa cannot be ignored.” This was the African Development Bank President, Akinwumi Adesina’s message at a public and private sector investor roundtable on Thursday in Calgary. Addressing institutional investors, private sector representatives and provincial government officials in Alberta, Adesina said “We want to make sure investment in Africa can mirror a smooth plane touchdown and that your journey into Africa is not…

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Isuzu KB X-Rider 4×4 Crew Cab Model Ready for Africa

PORT ELIZABETH – Growing demand for light commercial vehicles has spurred Isuzu to expand its offering in Sub-Saharan Africa to include the KB 4×4 crew cab X-Rider model. Introduced initially as a 700-unit limited edition, the X-Rider proved so popular with South African bakkie fans that it earned itself a permanent place in the comprehensive Isuzu line-up. Now, all of Isuzu’s dealers in 14 left-hand motoring countries across the continent can offer this good-looking go-getter too, initially in the 4×4 double cab derivative only. Production for these left-hand drive markets…

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