Wema Bank Refutes Arrest of MD, Claims Cheques were not Dud

WEMA BANK PLC has said that media reports making the rounds that a Magistrate’s Court in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, had issued...

Kenya Stops Banks From Dealing With Flutterwave And Chipper

The Kenyan government has instructed all commercial banks in the country to desist from dealing with Flutterwave Payments Technology Limited (Flutterwave) and Chipper Technologies...

E-commerce: Amazon to Begin Operation in Nigeria by 2023

Amazon, the American e-commerce behemoth, will look to disrupt the Nigerian e-commerce space when it launches in the country in 2023. A leaked document sighted by...

African Leaders Pushes for More Financially Powerful African Development Bank

Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo, Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique, President Samia Suluhu Hassan of Tanzania, and Azali Assoumani of Comoros have voiced strong support for...

Nigeria, Ethiopia to Hold Joint Ministerial Commission on Trade, Economy

Nigeria and Ethiopia have concluded arrangements to hold a Joint Ministerial Commission meeting in Addis Ababa, next month, where various areas of bilateral relationship...

Dangote still Africa’s Most Admired Brand for 5 Consecutive Years

The Pan-African and fully integrated conglomerate, Dangote Industries Limited (DIL) has again emerged as the Most Admired Brand in Africa for the year 2022,...

CSO Tasks G7 Nation to be Transparent with Proposed Funds for Developing Nations

Leading civil society organization focused on international development cooperation, the Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ), has urged the G7 Governments to provide transparency for the proposed $600 billion in infrastructure funds for developing nations. While praising the G7 Countries' investment in Africa's infrastructure development, Rev. David Ugolor, Executive Director of ANEEJ and Head of the Economic Community of...

Nigeria, Ethiopia to Hold Joint Ministerial Commission on Trade, Economy

Nigeria and Ethiopia have concluded arrangements to hold a Joint Ministerial Commission meeting in Addis Ababa, next month, where various areas of bilateral relationship...

Africa Investment Forum Virtual Boardrooms Attract $32.8 billion in Investment Interest

...The three-day virtual boardroom meetings showcased 40 projects across several sectors “The Africa Investment Forum 2021 Virtual Boardrooms secured over US$32,8 billion in investment commitments,”...

WHO Africa Foresees Disruption of COVID-19 Vaccines, Medical Equipment, Food Supplies Amid Ukraine Crisis

The current invasion of Ukraine by Russia may have an adverse effect on the supplies of COVID-19 vaccines, medical equipment, and food supplies into...

Ex-South African President Zuma Agrees to Serve Jail Sentence

Former South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday has agreed to hand himself over to the police to begin 15 months jail sentence slammed...

AfCFTA: UNDP sign MoU with Int’l Trade Centres to empower Africa businesses

In a bid to utilize Africa’s enormous market space, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has teamed up with the International Trade Centre (ITC)...

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