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Nigeria’s Shoreline Energy multiplies country’s gas supply efforts to aid local government

September 11, 2017/Shoreline Natural Resources Shoreline Energy Limited (parent company of Gasland Company Ltd.) and The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) have signed an agreement to explore… Read more »

Excitement in Osun as Goldberg Empowers Young Entrepreneurs

September 11, 2017/TPT International Goldberg lager beer, Nigeria’s leading culture-centric beer brand, recently empowered some entrepreneurs who emerged as the first set of beneficiaries of Isedowo, its youth empowerment initiative… Read more »

Presidency to Hold Quarterly Business Forum September 11, 2017

September 8, 2017/Press Release In line with the Buhari presidency’s agenda to create an enabling environment for business in the country, the Presidential Quarterly Business Forum was established to provide… Read more »

South Africa’s ARC Investments plans to grow to $2 billion fund

7/9/2017/Reuters South African black-owned asset manager ARC Investments aims to grow into a fund of up to 25 billion rand ($2 billion), one of its co-chief executives said on Thursday… Read more »

dotAfrica (.africa) the best option for Africa in cyberspace

September 7, 2017/Registry Africa It is now possible to own an Internet address, or domain name, ending with .africa. Already, more than 8000 of the continent’s and world’s biggest brands,… Read more »

Syngenta says Africa ambition bearing fruit, but access to technology by small farmers remains limited

September 6, 2017/Syngenta African market leader in agritech initiates stock-taking exercise with African partners African Green Revolution Forum a “springboard” for forging more collaborations to reach more smallholders In 2012,… Read more »

Fairfax Africa takes 42 pct stake in Bob Diamond’s Africa bank

1/9/2017/Reuters Atlas Mara Ltd, the African investment vehicle of former Barclays boss Bob Diamond, said on Friday that Fairfax Africa now holds 42 percent of the company after it subscribed… Read more »

Union Bank launches Start up Connect in partnership with Co-Creation Hub

August 31, 2017/Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Union Bank in partnership with Co-creation Hub (CcHub) has announced the launch of a first-of-its kind business acceleration program ‘Start up Connect’. Start… Read more »

Allianz buys Nigerian insurer for $35 mln in African push

30/8/2017/Reuters Chijioke Ohuocha Germany’s Allianz plans to pay $35 million for 98 percent stake in Nigerian insurer Ensure Insurance in a push for growth in Africa, where many people are… Read more »

UBA makes prudential provision on 9mobile loans

August 30, 2017/Punch The United Bank for Africa Plc says it has made a prudential provision on loans made to 9mobile, the mobile operator formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria. The… Read more »