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Future of Africa is Promising, Declares AfDB President

“The future of our continent is looking very promising indeed,” African Development Bank Group President Akinwumi Adesina declared in the opening words of...

Partnerships Key to Improving Prosperity, Economic Development in Africa

The key to African economic emergence lies in removal of barriers, increased connectivity between nations and infrastructure development,  DP World’s Group Chairman...

10 Developments that Will Shape Africa’s Energy Sector in 2019

After a year of rebound and recovery, Africa’s old and new hydrocarbons markets have an opportunity to further entrench the continent’s position as the world’s...

Africa Too Expensive for Aviation Business, Says IATA

International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged governments in Africa to maximise the positive social and economic power of aviation by working together to...

Kwara Ranks Second in Africa Report States’ Progress Report

Kwara State has been ranked second after Lagos in Nigeria in the latest Progress Report, titled ‘The State of the States’ released by Africa Report in its...

Africa’s Fortunes Will Shape the World, Says Osinbajo at Google for Nigeria Event

•Global Tech firm announces free internet access following Silicon Valley visit •Democratisation of technology is quantum leap for Africa’s development• “This...

Africa-India Trade Records 10-fold Growth, Hits $55bn in 2017

BUKKY AKINDELE Commerce between Africa and India rose more than 10-fold between 2001 and 2014, making India Africa’s fourth-largest national trading partner, according...

Q2: Dangote Cement Invests $3bn on Plants, Grinding Terminals Across Africa

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement, Joe Makoju has revealed that the company has invested a whopping $3 billion to build manufacturing plants and...

UAE Exchange Rebrands Africa Operations with Brand New Name

United Arab Emirate (UAE) Exchange has announced the rebranding of its Africa operations and also adopted a new name Unimoni, short for universal money. Executive...

UBA Emerges Best Institution in Digital Banking Across Africa

Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has once again made an addition to its growing list of enviable laurels as it was named Africa’s...