September 17, 2018

Africa Arrives:The Savvy Entrepreneur’s Guide to the World’s Hottest Market Paperback

Finally, there’s a book that shows Africa for what it really is—Your Best Bet Gold-Mine Global Market For The Next 50 Years! Mark Byron is a successful British/Nigerian […]
September 17, 2018

Nigeria Update: Shell targets lower methane emissions from oil and gas operations

Royal Dutch Shell announced on Monday plans to limit emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, across its oil and gas operations. Shell aims to maintain […]
September 17, 2018

Africa Update: My Brexit plan or crash out of EU:Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned that her Brexit plan is the only alternative to crashing out of the European Union without agreement, in an […]
September 17, 2018

Nigeria Update: FIRS freezes 6,772 accounts, generates N3.5 trillion in eight months

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said it generated N3.5 trillion for Federal Government between the months of January and September 2018.The Executive Chairman, FIRS, […]
September 17, 2018

Nigeria Update: Persistent funds’ migration threatens stock market

The continuous divestment from the equity market segment to other investment windows, especially the fixed income segment, has become a source of worry to capital market […]
September 14, 2018

World Update: U.S. will not lift sanctions against Zimbabwe until the African country does this…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government will not lift sanctions against Zimbabwe until the new government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa demonstrates it is “changing its ways,” […]
September 14, 2018

Africa Update: OpEd: How to transform Africa’s manufacturing industry through data

The value of data coupled with connected infrastructure and industrial ecosystems offers Africa a remarkable opportunity to create smart factories of the future. Data will be […]
September 14, 2018

Nigeria Update: Resetting power port-privatisation market

As the five-year Performance Agreement, which the 11 electricity distribution companies (DisCos), elapses in November, experts have called on the Federal Government to reset the market, […]
September 14, 2018

Nigeria Update: Sell-off persists, All-share index plunges further by 0.84%

The equity market witnessed the seventh consecutive trading sessions amid continuous sell off yesterday, resulting to a further decline in the All-share index by 0.84 per […]
September 10, 2018

Africa Update: The new tax on fuel could dampen this East African country’s economic growth

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s economic growth momentum for this year could be snuffed out if a widely unpopular 16 percent Value Added Tax on fuel is […]