November 23, 2017

World Update: Tokyo stocks open higher

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday, tracking rallies on Wall Street, with trade expected to be cautious ahead of a national holiday. The benchmark Nikkei 225 […]
November 23, 2017

Nigeria Update: Nestle, Unilever, others buoy NSE’s indices by N7bn

Price gains recorded by most highly capitalised stocks on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), especially Nestle Nigeria Plc, yesterday pushed market capitalisation by N7billion. Specifically, at […]
November 22, 2017

Africa Update: Mnangagwa to be sworn in Friday as Zimbabwe’s president

Zimbabwe’s ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as successor to Robert Mugabe at a ceremony on Friday, state media said Wednesday, a day […]
November 20, 2017

Africa Update: Kenya’s Supreme Court upholds Kenyatta election win

Kenya’s Supreme Court on Monday dismissed two petitions to overturn the country’s October 26 presidential election re-run, validating the poll victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. “The […]