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Orange to Invest in Nigerian E-commerce Group

Stephane Richard, Chairman and CEO Orange French Telecommunications Company, Orange, is to invest 75 million euro ($85 million) in Nigerian e-commerce group, Africa Internet Group...

China Announces Restrictions on Trade with North Korea

China's Commerce Ministry has recently banned imports of North Korean gold and rare earths and exports to the country of jet fuel and other...

World Bank Pledges $800M for Rehabilitation of North-East Nigeria

An estimated $9 billion would be required for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of damaged infrastructure in the six North-East states of Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno,...

South Africa: Government Intensifies Support for Drought Hit Areas

South African President Jacob Zuma has recently committed all spheres of government to provide extra support to areas hard-hit by drought. The President was responding...

Senegal Beefs Up Military as Security Threat Grows

Senegal's President Macky Sall has recently said he would boost manpower and equipment for military and civil defence forces in the face of increasingly...

Who Succeeds Dlamini-Zuma as AU Chief?

African Union Commission chief Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will not run for a second term in office of the 54-member bloc, her spokesman has recently said....

CBT: Nigerians in Diaspora Throw Weight Behind JAMB

As mixed reactions continue to trail the adoption of Computer Based Test (CBT) by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), the Nigerians in...

5 Ways to Build a Passionate Company

Executives have begun to understand that to build a great business, companies need a larger goal, one that transcends the traditional bottom line. The best and...

Africa: Trained Rats Help Doctors Detect Tuberculosis

Scientists from APOPO, an international firm known for using rats to locate landmines, is now training the giant pouched rodents to sniff out tuberculosis...

Sudanese Tea Seller Wins US International Women of Courage Award

Sudanese entrepreneur Awadeya Mahmoud has recently been awarded the 2016 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award, the US Embassy in Khartoum has...