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APO Group Helps Organizations Stay Ahead of News Consumption Trends with the Launch of Video Newswire®

October 16, 2017/APO Group A recent study by the Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has revealed that TV is the most popular news medium in Middle East and North Africa… Read more »

Unemployment: Dangote Rice launches youth graduates rice farming project in Kogi

October 16, 2017/Dangote Group A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited ( in… Read more »

TEF Wraps up 2017 Entrepreneurship Forum, Largest Gathering of African Entrepreneurs

October 15, 2017/TEF 3RD ANNUAL TEF ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM WAS HELD ON OCTOBER 13-14 IN LAGOS 1,300 AFRICAN SMEs, POLICYMAKERS, INCUBATORS FROM 54 COUNTRIES IN ATTENDANCE  The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated… Read more »

Online Gaming: Angonix Says Global Revenues in the Games Market to Hit $109Billion

October 13, 2017/Angola Cables Angonix, Angola’s largest Internet Exchange Point (IXP), today welcomed as its first remote peering customer. is a managed hosting provider specialising in online gaming… Read more »

DHL Names Only Top Employer in 18 African countries

October 13, 2017/Deutsche Post DHL DHL Express ( has been certified as a Top Employer in Africa for the fourth executive year, at the prestigious Top Employer Africa 2018 certification… Read more »

Axxela Submits EIIJ Feasibility Study to NNPC

Culled—Proshare October 12, 2017/Axxela  Axxela Limited, (“Axxela”), sub-Saharan Africa’s preferred fast-growing gas & power portfolio company, has completed and submitted a feasibility study to the Nigerian Gas Processing and Transportation… Read more »

Maturation of Sub-Saharan Africa Hotel Sector Presents New Opportunities

Real estate consulting firm, JLL published the results of a sector report on hotel real estate on the continent at the 2017 Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) in Rwanda October… Read more »

Google buys short-form audio startup to bolster its podcast efforts

It’s anyone’s guess what the search giant will do with the 60Db team. Culled—Engadget October 12, 2017 60Db, the short-form podcast app, looks like it’s shutting down. The app’s developer… Read more »

Elumelu Says to Make Progress, We Must Prioritise SMEs, Creative Sector

l-r: John Rice, Vice Chairman GE; Tony Elumelu, Chairman Heirs Holdings and Vice President Of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osibanjo during the  preliminary panel discussion titled: Opportunities, Productivity and Employment: Actualising the… Read more »

DHL Express highlights importance of managing customer experiences to stay ahead of competition

October 11, 2017/Deutsche Post DHL According to the latest report ( by McKinsey & Company on customer experience, “Superior customer experience is increasingly being recognized as a competitive advantage for… Read more »