News
Delta Airlines to Air Nigerian Movies on board
02-23-2017 | 12:27:02
American carrier, Delta Airline, has disclosed arrangements to air Nigerian movies, popularly known as Nollywood, on-board its international flights, including those between the United States and Nigeria.


NIRSAL to launch $300m agribusiness loan project for young farmers
02-23-2017 | 12:08:16
Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), an arm of the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced plans to launch a $300 million agribusiness loan project for young farmers across the country.


Sciences Po University to Join The MasterCard Foundation Scholars Program for African leaders
02-23-2017 | 10:35:21
The MasterCard Foundation has announced a six-year, USD8.2 million partnership with Sciences Po in Paris, France, to provide 120 bright, next-generation African leaders with a high-quality social sciences university education in one of Europe's leading universities.


GE Program Announces Graduation of First Social Entrepreneurs Addressing Maternal & Child Health in Sub-Saharan Africa
02-23-2017 | 10:15:35
Today, the GE healthymagination Mother and Child Program will graduate 14 social entrepreneurs who completed training and mentorship aimed at improving and accelerating maternal and/or child health outcomes in Africa.


Central Bank of Nigeria announces new foreign exchange policy
02-21-2017 | 11:52:51
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) continues its efforts to increase the availability of Foreign Exchange in order to ease the difficulties encountered by Nigerians in obtaining funds for Foreign Exchange transactions.


 
Features
[Column] Korede Ologun: Nigeria’s Exchange Rate Policy - A Tale of Two Strings
02-23-2017 | 11:49:57
Nigeria’s exchange rate policy has been a blessing to some and a burden to many. Nigerians that earn in foreign currencies have had more than a 200% increase in their purchasing power in the last 2 years.


[Interview] Korede Ologun, Head, Research & Advisory, Helix Securities, Nigeria
02-16-2017 | 12:01:00
Korede Ologun of Helix Securities Limited interviews with Africa Business Communities on past and present economic situation in Nigeria:


44 per cent in Sub-Saharan Africa survey say mobile data speeds will determine their next purchase
02-16-2017 | 11:40:44
Telecoms specialist adviser Analysys Mason has completed its annual series of Connected Consumer surveys analysing mobile customer behaviour in Sub-Saharan Africa


[Interview] Kayode Olusola Lawal, CEO, Associate Box
02-09-2017 | 14:47:00
Kayode Olusola Lawal is CEO of Associate Box, a digital marketplace for African techies. Nigeria Business Communities interviews him:


[Column] Chioma Nnani: Your 90-day plan to a richer 2017
01-31-2017 | 12:44:24
I stopped making New Year resolutions some years ago. I'm one of those If you think something is wrong, why wait till a new year to try and fix it? kinda people.


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