Aliko Dangote remains Africa’s richest person for the 7th year in...

Buoyed by rising stock markets and commodity prices, Africa's billionaires are collectively wealthier than a year ago. The 23 billionaires that Forbes found in...

Nigeria collaborates UNESCO to host global forum over drought-ravaged Lake Chad

The Federal Ministry of Water Resources says it will host a global forum on sustainable solutions to save the drought-ravaged Lake Chad between February...

Foreign airlines benefit more by controlling 80 pct traffic in Africa

Managing Director, Ethiopian Airlines International Operations, Mr. Esayas Woldemariam Hailu, has decried the lack of cooperation among government’s of African countries noting that the...

Nigeria, Kenya, others to demand 160 new private jets by 2025:...

About 160 new private jets are to be delivered to Africa in the next seven years, industry data from Global Jet Capital, has revealed. The...

Ooni of Ife, Ozolua partner to tackle malnutrition in Africa

His Imperial Majesty, Oonirisa Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, The Ooni of Ife, has partnered with Empower 54, a non-profit organization, to create awareness...

AfDB signs $253 million donor loan agreement with France

The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has signed a concessional donor loan agreement with France to the tune of $253 million as support for the...

Afreximbank name leaders in intra-African trade

Egypt could be a front runner in transforming intra-African trade and boosting innovation and industrialisation on the African continent, the Managing Director of the...

Slow economic growth result in low remittances to African countries

World Bank Statistics have shown that remittances to African countries have declined by an estimated 6.1 per cent to $33 billion. The figure, which was...

Africa development body, funds see opportunity in mining infrastructure

With some mining companies increasingly reluctant to own outright the infrastructure that keeps their projects going, an African development institution is linking up with...

ICAN inducts 650 new members into the AAT West Africa

The President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, Isma’ila Zakari, has urged the 650 newly inducted members of the Association of Accounting...

Zimbabwe’s new president pledges zero tolerance in fight against corruption

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday promised zero tolerance in his government's push to punish corruption that stifled political freedom and economic growth under...

Lafarge Africa closes application offer to raise ₦132 billion via rights...

Lafarge Africa Plc at the weekend closed application list for its ₦131.65 billion rights issue, rounding off the subscription to its major capital raising...

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