Barton Heyman

July 3, 2018

Africa Update: SA has just joined Africa’s $3 trillion free-trade club

South Africa has become the latest country to sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement as it battles with poor economic data, an emerging […]
July 3, 2018

Nigeria Update: Manufacturing index expands further on sustained central bank’s intervention

Sustained forex intervention by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) spurred expansion of the nation’s Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) as it rose to 57.0 in […]
July 3, 2018

World Update: Russia’s Rosatam signs MoU with Rwanda’s government on nuclear energy

Russian State-owned nuclear group. Rosatom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Infrastructure of Rwanda for peaceful uses of energy. Meanwhile, Nigerian […]
July 3, 2018

Nigeria Update: Stakeholders urge private sector involvement in tackling infrastructural deficits

Stakeholders have canvassed the need for private sectors at states level to invest in infrastructure, without necessarily depending on the government. At a one-day International Project […]