Barton Heyman

November 20, 2017

Africa Update: Noon deadline looms for defiant Mugabe as Zimbabwe crisis deepen

Robert Mugabe faced the threat of impeachment by his own party on Monday, after his shock insistence he still holds power in Zimbabwe despite a military […]
November 20, 2017

Nigeria Update: Sovereign Trust, FBN Holdings others lift NSE’s turnover by N54.8b

Heavy transactions in the shares of some banks and financial stocks, especially Sovereign Trust, and FBN Holdings, last week, lifted the volume of shares traded, as […]
November 20, 2017

Nigeria Update: ‘How capital market can grow nation’s economy’

For the nation’s capital market to benefit from the 2018 budget and grow the economy, experts have urged the Federal Government to refinance its deficit, and […]
November 17, 2017

Africa Update: Ghana budgets $13.9bn in 2018

The Ghanaian government plans to spend 13.9 billion dollars (62 billion Ghana cedis) in the 2018 fiscal year, the country’s finance minister said on Wednesday. Presenting […]