African Development Bank Group President Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has pledged his institution’s support for South Africa, announcing a $2.8 billion package for the country over the next five years with some $400 million (R 6 billion) set to support Eskom and the country’s energy transition. Speaking at the opening of the South Africa Investment Conference in Johannesburg President Cyril Ramaphosa meanwhile said that South Africa is facing huge challenges but also great opportunity and promise. Visit the News Blog page on the Future Media website to read the full story.