Barton Heyman

January 31, 2018

Africa Update: Kenyan opposition leader Odinga sworn in as ‘president’

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga had himself sworn in as an alternative president Tuesday in front of thousands of supporters, three months after an election he […]
January 31, 2018

Africa Update: World Bank raises $14 billion for ‘economically weak’ African nations’

The World Bank Group has allocated over $14 billion to help weak economic activities in African Countries in order to meet the target of achieving its […]
January 31, 2018

Nigeria Update: CBN sells $514 million in two trading days

In just two trading days, Friday and yesterday, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) made a $514.4 million intervention in the foreign exchange (forex) market.Of the […]
January 31, 2018

Nigeria Update: Hopes rise on improved corporate earnings as index climbs 0.4%

Expectations of improved corporate performance has continued to spur activities on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as more blue chip stocks constituted […]