January 29, 2018

World Update: Trump says US ‘deeply respects’ Africa in letter to AU

President Donald Trump said the United States “deeply respects” Africans and will dispatch its top diplomat to the continent, in a letter to African leaders seen […]
January 19, 2018

World Update: IMF urges Germany to loosen purse strings

IMF chief Christine Lagarde has joined calls on Germany to invest in future economic growth even at the cost of relaxing its cherished budgetary discipline, raising […]
December 5, 2017

Nigeria Update: Conglomerates sector contributes 79% to NSE’s turnover

Investors stake N35.1b in four-day trading For the first time in many months, the conglomerates sub-sector, last week, upstaged the financial sector on the trading floor […]
November 28, 2017

Nigeria Update: BoI plans increased lending to food sector for enhanced production

•To boost risk assets with additional N350bn The Bank of Industry (BoI) has concluded plans to increase lending to stakeholders in the food industry, as part […]