Barton Heyman

October 17, 2017

Africa Update: Africa holds the key for feeding 9 billion people by 2050, Adesina says during Norman Borlaug Lecture

Africa holds the key for feeding the nine billion people that will inhabit this planet by 2050, the President of the African Development Bank and 2017 […]
October 17, 2017

Nigeria Update: UBA’s Nine Months Profit Grows by 33% to N78 Billion

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc on Monday reported gross earnings of N333.9 billion and profit before tax(PBT) of N78.3 billion for the nine months ended […]
October 17, 2017

Nigeria Update: CBN Maintains Market Liquidity with $195 Million

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday injected a fresh $195 million into the interbank foreign exchange market, as part of its continued bid to […]
October 17, 2017

Asian markets extend gains, dollar up but dealers cautious

Asian equities edged up Tuesday as traders took a breather after recent strong gains, with more records on Wall Street unable to spur strong buying, but […]