Barton Heyman

November 23, 2017

Nigeria Update: Nestle, Unilever, others buoy NSE’s indices by N7bn

Price gains recorded by most highly capitalised stocks on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), especially Nestle Nigeria Plc, yesterday pushed market capitalisation by N7billion. Specifically, at […]
November 22, 2017

Africa Update: Mnangagwa to be sworn in Friday as Zimbabwe’s president

Zimbabwe’s ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as successor to Robert Mugabe at a ceremony on Friday, state media said Wednesday, a day […]
November 22, 2017

World Update: Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

President Donald Trump on Monday declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, returning Kim Jong-Un’s nuclear-armed pariah regime to a short blacklist of targeted US […]
November 22, 2017

Africa Update: African Union welcomes Mugabe resignation

The African Union has welcomed Robert Mugabe’s decision to step down as president of Zimbabwe, saying the people had expressed their will for a “peaceful transfer […]