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Press Statement on the Cause of Oil Spills in the Niger Delta
08-22-2010 | 00:00:00
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), at the request of the government of Nigeria, is conducting an environmental assessment of the impacts ...


Nestlé invests CHF 150 million in the Equatorial African Region
08-22-2010 | 00:00:00
The Company is set to build new factories in Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Mozambique, while also expanding existing factories. Nestlé ...


13 Nigerian Banks Support Oando’s Growth Aspirations - Complete N60billion facility
08-17-2010 | 13:01:09
Oando PLC, Nigeria’s largest indigenous energy group, is pleased to announce that it has concluded and drawn down on a N60 billion facility provided by ...


Sudan Field Office Concludes Business Continuity Training
08-03-2010 | 11:56:56
Sudan Field Office Concludes Business Continuity Training The Sudan Field Office (SDFO) successfully completed a two-day workshop on Integration ...


IFC Capitalization Fund & Africa Capitalization Fund Invest in NBS Bank to Support Malawi’s SME, Agriculture Sectors
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
IFC Capitalization Fund and Africa Capitalization Fund will invest up to $100 million in equity in NBS Bank, Malawi’s third largest bank in terms of ...


AfDB President Kaberuka in Egypt - Proposes New Partnership for a Competitive Private Sector
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
African Development Bank President Donald Kaberuka is on a two-day working visit to Egypt. Meeting with Prime Minister Essam Sharaf and members of cabinet ...


AfDB, Others Commit USD165 million to Railway Infrastructure in East Africa
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed USD40 million to support a five-year capital investment programme for Rift Valley Railways, a consortium ...


GreenTex Builders Provide Water Efficient Showerheads, Raise Money for School in Africa
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
GreenTex Builders announced this week the launch of their Help Save our Lakes, Help Save Children campaign. GreenTex partnered with Ferguson Enterprises ...


Samsung Mobile South Africa Announces Key Partnership at Leading Entertainment Event to be Held in Cape Town
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
Samsung Mobile South Africa today announced a major partnership that they have signed with UK-based conference company, All Amber. The deal will make ...


Lessons for Doing Business in Africa from the Chinese
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
By Nissi Ekpott in Johannesburg, South Africa.   The phenomenal growth of trade between China and Africa offers an opportunity to develop a new strategy ...


Standard Bank Group facilitates US$250m loan to Tanzanian government
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
The Government of Tanzania has secured a US$250-million seven-year loan facility from a consortium of local and global financiers, led by Stanbic Bank ...


Retooling Africa!
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. African governments need to create a better business environment for the private sector so that companies can generate ...


Realising greater value from technology investments in Ghana
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
This week Africa Business Communities speak to Jonathan Tawiah, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), of Ostec Ghana Limited. Educated in the UK, Jonathan has ...


The second Data for Development challenge in Africa: Orange’s big data competition for the scientific community
12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
After the success of the last challenge in 2013, using the technical data of the mobile network of Orange in Ivory Coast, the next Data for Development ...