Here are summaries of the five most widely read stories this week on Africa Private Equity News.

1. Côte d’Ivoire commits €5m to Bamboo-managed fund

SDG500, a $500 million investment platform, dedicated to helping achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), has secured a new €5 million commitment from the Government of Côte d’Ivoire. The platform is managed by Bamboo Capital Partners.

SDG500 is an innovative finance vehicle to hel...