Category: West Africa

Emirates Africa Nigeria
Business News, Featured, West Africa

Emirates and other airlines requested not to cut flights to Nigeria

Nigeria has appealed to Emirates and other airlines not to scale down operations to and from the country arguing that it is

Yamaha Nigeria
Business News, West Africa

CFAO Yamaha Assembly Plant in Nigeria Expected to Produce 70,000 Units Annually by 2018

The CFAO YAMAHA assembly plant was officially opened in Lagos, Nigeria to assemble two motorcycle models: the Yamaha Crux and

Uber Accra, Ghana
Business News, West Africa

Accra becomes city 467 – next smart African city to offer Uber

Accra has been named as the next city to join Uber’s booming network in Africa. The economically vibrant hub is

Manufacturers’ Association of Nigeria
Business News, West Africa

Manufacturing Association of Nigeria (MAN) to boost manufacturing in Nigeria

The Manufacturing Association of Nigeria has inaugurated its Large Corporation Group, which will amongst other things come up with policy recommendations

Grand Imam of al-Azhar visits Nigeria
West Africa

Grand Imam of al-Azhar visits Nigeria

The President of the Muslim Council of Elders, Sheikh Ahmed Muhammad Ahmed el-Tayeb, has concluded his 3-day visit to Nigeria.

Jumia Nigeria
Business News, West Africa

Orange invests in African e-commerce leader Africa Internet Group

Orange has announced the acquisition of a 75 million-euro equity interest in Africa Internet Group, joining AXA, Goldman Sachs and longstanding

West Africa

Fiston Mwanza Mujila wins Etisalat Prize for Literature for his first novel

Poet and novelist Fiston Mwanza Mujila was announced as the winner of the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature for his first novel,

Business News, Trade & Investments, West Africa

Visa Expands footprint in Francophone Africa to accelerate digital Payments

Visa Inc., a global payment company, announced its intention to open an office in Côte d’Ivoire to reinforce its position

Nexim Bank
Business News, West Africa

Nigeria’s Mining Sector: NEXIM Bank to Collaborate with the World Bank

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank, Roberts Ungwaga Orya, received a team from the World Bank led by

Business News, West Africa

SacOil Joins Consortium to Develop Equatorial Guinea’s Bioko Oil Terminal

South African oil and gas company SacOil will join the consortium of Taleveras Group, Gunvor Group and the Strategic Fuel