The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Thursday, released guidelines for the bilateral Currency Swap agreement between Nigeria and China.
Annecto Telecom and Perpetual Communications Limited have announced that PCL has selected Annecto Telecom as its exclusive technical and trading partner to provide voice, data, SMS and VAS aggregation services in Nigeria.
Pharmaceutical company ViaDerma has entered into a $250,000 initial sales agreement with Vage Nigeria Ltd. a brand support company specializing in product sourcing.
Agritech startup, Farmcrowdy, enables UK-based Nigerians to invest in poultry and local farms via mobile phones
UK-based Nigerians are investing in Nigeria’s booming agricultural sector from the comfort of their homes, thanks to one and half year-old, VC-backed agritech platform, Farmcrowdy.
The United Nations Secretary-General has appointed Bola Adesola of Nigeria, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Standard Chartered Nigeria, and Paul Polman of the Netherlands, Chief Executive Officer of Unilever, to serve as the two Vice-Chairs of the Board of the United Nations Global Compact.
Nigeria’s Ministry of Petroleum has approved the recommendation by the Department of Petroleum Resources to revoke three Oil Mining Leases operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company, a local arm of Shell, the Anglo Dutch major.
The European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank have agreed to support the creation of the new Development Bank of Nigeria to strengthen lending for business and agriculture investment in the country.
Vodacom Business Nigeria and Intelsat sign agreement to expand broadband connectivity throughout West Africa
Intelsat S.A, operator of the world’s first Globalized Network and a player in integrated satellite solutions, has announced that Vodacom Business Nigeria has signed an agreement for satellite services to expand its enterprise broadband networks.
MTN Nigeria and Huawei have completed commercial deployment of the RuralStar 2.0 solution. The project provides low-cost long-distance voice and mobile broadband services for remote rural areas in Nigeria, helping to connect the unconnected.
Viper Networks Inc. in partnership with Apollo Smart Lights and Apollo INT’L SAL, has completed the first Smart Cities Solution deployment in Africa.