GTBank’s SME Market Hub Wins Product Leadership Award

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has been announced as the winner of the ‘2014 Product Leadership Award.’ This was given at the 2014 Frost and Sullivan...

Actis Pumps $65 Million Into Tekkie Town, South Africa’s Leading Shoe Retailer

Actis, the global pan-emerging market private equity investor, today announced a $65 million investment in Tekkie Town, South Africa's leading independent sports and lifestyle shoe...

New Treatment for Malaria: ASMQ FDC Proves Safe and Efficacious to Treat Children in...

Clinical Trial Results Provide Evidence for Introducing This Artemisinin Derivative-based Combination Therapy (ACT) into Africa’s Current Malaria Treatment Arsenal to Help Tackle the Number...

REPORT: Africa’s Transforming Energy Sector Demands New Approach From Industry Players

The global energy industry is undergoing a seismic shift, in part driven by development of new, unconventional sources of energy, such as shale gas,...

Surfline Communications Delivers Ghana’s First 4G LTE Data Network

Vantage Mezzanine, Africa’s leading mezzanine debt provider, today announced it had concluded a transaction with Surfline Communications to provide $30 million (R330 million) of...

Nigeria to Stop Importation of Petroleum Products by 2018

Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment Dr. Olusegun Aganga has said Nigeria would stop importing petroleum products by 2018, if things worked as planned. He...

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...