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Global Investors Now is Time to Invest in Africa and African SMEs-Elumelu

November 3, 2019/UBA Plc Tony O. Elumelu, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA) and Heirs Holdings opened the “Ambition Africa” conference organised by the France Invest Africa Club in Paris, France. As Elumelu delivered the opening address, he urged French investors to […]

US- Africa Collaboration High on the Agenda at Africa Oil Week

October 30, 2019/Africa Oil Week With the emergence of shale gas earlier this decade the United States shot to the top of the global oil and gas rankings. In 2018 it averaged 17.87 million b/d, which accounts for 18 per cent of the world’s production. This is up from the […]

Nigeria, China, India to Account for 90% of Urban Population Growth by 2050- AfDB Report

October 21, 2019/AfDB Rapid urbanization has provided most cities in the world with opportunities to provide more sustainable, vibrant, and prosperous centers for their citizens. But they must first address challenges such as inadequate infrastructure investments, pollution and congestion, and poor urban planning, according to a new report released today.  […]