Nigeria Up Five Steps in World Bank’s ‘Doing Business Ranking’

Kano Added as a Second City for Nigeria in the World Bank Group’s Doing Business Report. NIGERIA’S investment climate has improved and has earned the...

Biogas Project to Add 600MW Power to Ghana’s National Grid

Nearly 600 megawatts (MW) of power will be added to the national grid from a biogas facility four years from now, President John Dramani...

Survey Reveals Kenyan Youths Are Enterprising

By Margaret Wahito Nairobi — If given Sh8,500 ($100) to help them prosper, 63 percent of the youths aged between 18 to 35 years in...

DHL’s Shop the World! Survey Reveals Emerging Markets Offer Highest Growth for e-Commerce

Africa offers enormous growth potential for e-retailers - DHL Africa offers enormous growth potential for e-retailers given that online shopping is in its infancy in...

Merck Partners Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) in Capacity Advancement Program in Africa

Merck is planning to partner with other research institutes in Africa in order to deliver innovative products quickly and cost-effectively. Merck, a leading company for...

Alcatel-Lucent and MTN Nigeria Partner to Provide Ultra-Broadband 100G Fiber-Optic Data Network

Alcatel-Lucent is opening up Africa’s most populous nation to the benefits of ultra-broadband connectivity by launching a superfast, 100 gigabit-per-second fiber-optic network with MTN Nigeria,...

Nigeria’s Largest Educational Publisher, Learn Africa Plc, Records Huge Profit

Learn Africa plc, an education solutions business in Nigeria, has announced a net profit of N10.1 million for the third quarter (Q3) period ended...

Power Nigeria Exhibition Holds in Lagos On October 28, 2014

Nigeria’s leading power exhibition dedicated to the burgeoning African power industry will open in Lagos next Tuesday. The exhibition is coming on the heels...

Nigeria’s Private Sector Investments in Sugar Sector Hit N500 Billion

Nigeria has attracted and commenced the implementation of over N500billion private sector investments in the sugar sector under the Nigeria Sugar Master Plan. The Minister...

Tanzania to Host The Economist Events’ Health Care in Africa 2014

The Economist Events (http://www.economistevents.com) will be hosting their Health Care in Africa Summit (http://www.africahealth.economist.com) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania at the Hyatt Regency, The...