Barton Heyman

November 8, 2017

Nigeria Update: Restrictions on foreign banks affect growth, says World Bank

The rising level of restrictions imposed on foreign banks operating in developing countries has been assessed as an impediment to growth in those countries, the World […]
November 8, 2017

Nigeria Update: NSE’s market capitalisation up by N29b

The bulls upstaged the bears on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday, as most blue chip stocks appreciated in price, causing market capitalisation to rise by […]
November 7, 2017

Africa Update: How digital technology can help reinvent basic education in Africa

African countries have worked hard to improve children’s access to basic education, but there’s still significant work to be done. Today, 32,6 million children of primary-school […]
November 7, 2017

Africa Update: Africa set to top 1 billion mobile internet connections in five years

Africa’s mobile internet connections are set to double in the next five years, a study showed on Monday, thanks to affordable smartphones and the roll-out of […]