Economy

December 12, 2018

World Update: Russian official threatens to block Google

A Russian communications official has threatened to block Google in Russia unless it complies with a law banning certain websites. The Russian government has been putting […]
December 12, 2018

Africa Update: Kenya’s wildlife prominent on new coins unveiled by central bank

Kenya’s apex bank on Tuesday unveiled a new set of coins for circulation in the country. Four coins in all were launched, one, five, 10 and […]
December 12, 2018

Africa Update: Egypt to promote intra-African trade: Sisi

Egypt’s president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has declared his intentions to champion intra-African trade when he takes over as chair of the African Union next year. Egypt, […]
December 7, 2018

Nigeria Update: Global export near $19.6tr in 2018 amid slow economic recovery

Although Nigerian non-oil exporters express optimism of recovery in 2019, latest data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), has shown that global […]