News
Nigeria begins yam export to Europe
06-29-2017 | 09:36:00
The Federal Government of Nigeria has said that it would formally flag off the export of yam to Europe on Thursday.


France Pledges to Invest Over One Billion Euros in Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry
06-29-2017 | 08:55:00
The French Government has said that it has set aside about one billion euros to be invested in the Nigeria Oil and Gas industry, stating that Nigeria remains her first economic trading partner in Africa.


UBA Foundation launches Read Africa in Liberia
06-27-2017 | 12:20:09
United Bank for Africa's Foundation’s initiative, Read Africa, is visiting schools in African countries to encourage young children embrace the culture of reading.


Nigerian startup, Tizeti, receives $2.1m in funding
06-27-2017 | 11:01:00
Nigerian Startup, Tizeti and its consumer facing brand, Wifi.com.ng has announced that it has closed on seed funding of $2.1 million from international investors.


Nigeria to overtake the US as 3rd most populous country in the world - UN report
06-27-2017 | 10:51:00
Nigeria will overtake the United States to become the third-most populous country in the world by 2050, according to a United Nations report.


 
Features
[Column] Brett Parker: How homegrown innovation is solving many of Africa's most pressing challenges
06-09-2017 | 11:23:02
New technologies are gaining traction across the keystone continent. Nigerian businesses are among the fastest adopters of Cloud in the world.


Hotel development in Africa on steady rise, despite challenges - W Hospitality Group survey
06-01-2017 | 12:40:00
Hotel development activity in Africa is still rising in the face of the continent’s economic problems, showing a 13 per cent increase in 2017.


Nigerians Speak on 18 Years of Uninterrupted Democracy
05-30-2017 | 11:04:42
Most Nigerians observed yesterday that democracy has proved to be the best system of government for the country, despite its challenges.


MBA retains pole position as post-grad choice for Africa execs - Jack Hammer
05-24-2017 | 09:30:00
Top African leaders outside of South Africa overwhelmingly still opt for pursuing an MBA, counter to local trends which are increasingly seeing senior executives opt for other post-graduate qualifications.


[Column] Magnus Nmonwu: Nigerian CIOs must focus on the needs of the connected consumer
05-23-2017 | 11:13:00
The IDC CIO Summit, currently underway in Lagos, is focusing on how the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies will unleash innovation and productivity in the enterprise.


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