Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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Nigeria: Dangote’s Multi-Million Naira UI Business School Ready Soon

By Jonathan EzeForemost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote, has promised that the N250 million University of Ibadan Business School he is...

Saudi energy minister: oil producers have consensus on cooperating after 2018 | Investing Home

MUSCAT (Reuters) - OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers have a consensus that they should continue cooperating on production after the end of 2018, when their current agreement on production cuts expires, Saudi Arabian...

Saudi entrepreneurs gear up for the second phase of Airbus’ “Entaliq in KSA”

RIYADH — Airbus has announced that its “Entaliq in KSA” initiative, in partnership with TAQNIA Aeronautics and Saudi Arabian Airlines, has now entered its second phase during which webinars and workshops will take...

Nigeria: Edo State government provides N10 billion for small businesses

’Ibadan fish farmers killing our business’Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in Edo State, are set for cash harvest, as the government has increased the take-off loan from N2billion to N10billion to boost middle-income...

16-year-old Ghanaian is cashing in big on bitcoin as Africa’s youngest entrepreneur

While most people in Africa are struggling to understand the fundamentals of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, Elisha Owusu Akyaw, a 16-year-old Senior High School student is already cashing in the opportunities that these...

Nigeria lawmakers look into recovering $21 bln revenues from oil groups | Investing Home

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian lawmakers ordered an investigation on Thursday into whether the government could recover $21 billion in revenues from international oil companies. Oil minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu said in December the...

Why 2018 will be a defining year

The year 2017 has seen a commitment to furthering Africa’s demographic dividend through inclusive access to productive resources and opportunities for all to achieve sustainable development. As leaders grapple with striking the balance...

South Africa’s rand near 2-1/2 year high, stocks ease | Investing Home

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s rand scaled a fresh 2-1/2 year high against a broadly fragile dollar on Friday before easing after the central bank held interest rates steady on Thursday. At...

Exploring alternative funding for young entrepreneurs

The International Committee of the Red Cross, ICRC, says the strategies for giving must now change in line with development entrepreneurship. CNBC Africa’s Christycole Popoola spoke to the ICRC Deputy Regional Director for...