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DHL announces title partnership of Africa’s largest e-commerce and fintech event

December 12, 2017/DHL DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) ( has announced that the company has signed on as title sponsor for the 2018 DHL eCommerce MoneyAfrica Conference & Exhibition (Confex),… Read more »

The Future of Work in Nigeria — New Report by General Electric Nigeria

December 12, 2017/GE Reports highlights skills requirements in critical sectors of the Nigerian economy. Recommends holistic private-private partnership to address gaps. Underscores links between relevant skills set and industrialization. General… Read more »

LafargeHolcim supplies high-performance concrete for the European XFEL super laser in German

December 12, 2017/LafargeHolcim High performance concrete from LafargeHolcim lines the 3.4 kilometer tunnel housing the world’s most powerful X-ray laser, European XFEL near Hamburg, Germany. The European XFEL generates extremely… Read more »

BMCE Bank of Africa launches the final of the African Entrepreneurship Award 2017 to assist innovative African entrepreneurs

December 9, 2017/AEA BMCE Bank of Africa ( has announced the launch of the final phase of the 3rd African Entrepreneurship Awards ( Devised and developed by the Group, the… Read more »

Mastercard Launches Kionect for Nairobi’s Smallest Shopkeepers

Mobile Ordering and Payments Solution Enables Kiosk Owners to Access Micro-loans December 6, 2017/Mastercard Mastercard today unveiled Kionect, a digital ordering system that empowers small kiosk owners in Nairobi to… Read more »

Mercer Says Global Assets Under Delegated Management Grows to more than $200 Billion USD

December 5, 2017/Mercer Mercer ( a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) (, today announced… Read more »

Mastercard Announces the Small Business Winner of “Grow Your Biz Contest”

December 5, 2017/Mastercard Today Mastercard announced Rachel Estapa, Founder of More to Love Yoga, as the winner of its Grow Your Biz Contest in support of Bank of America Business… Read more »

Dangote Partners with Jumia to sell Cement online

December 5, 2017/Dangote Group In a new move designed to reduce price and ease logistics inherent in the purchase of its products, the management of Dangote Cement Plc ( has… Read more »

Transcorp Hilton Abuja Wins Double 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

December 4, 2017/Transcorp Hilton Nigeria’s Landmark hotel, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, has emerged the winner of two 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards in the Best Luxury Contemporary Hotel (Nigeria) and Best… Read more »

Modex partners with BlockEx to launch ICO pre-sale for Smart Contract Marketplace

November 28, 2017/Modex — Modex ( has announced that the ICO pre-sale for its smart contract marketplace will open today in partnership with BlockEx (, a leader in blockchain digital asset… Read more »