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Internet Society Partners with Facebook to Expand Internet Connectivity in Africa

September 25, 2018/ISOC The Internet Society (, a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, evolution and use of the Internet, today announced that it is partnering with Facebook… Read more »

Untapped Potential of Oil Palm

Culled—Proshare September 25, 2018/FBNQuest Research                                                      … Read more »

Oil hits four-year high as OPEC, Russia resist output rise to offset Iran sanctions

24/9/2018/Reuters Henning Gloystein Brent crude oil prices hit a fresh four-year high on Tuesday amid looming U.S. sanctions against Iran and an apparent reluctance by OPEC and Russia to raise… Read more »

AfDB Supports Ghana’s Renewable Energy Sector with $1.5 Million Grant

September 25, 2018/AfDB The African Development Bank has approved a US$1.5 million grant from its Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), to assist Ghana’s s renewable energy investment drive. The… Read more »

Facebook introduces Community Leadership Programme winners for Africa

September 25, 2018/Facebook  In line with its focus on bringing people together and supporting the development of connected communities, Facebook ( has announced the names of 116 people worldwide who… Read more »

SEC Staff to Host Roundtable on Market Data and Market Access

24/9/2018/US SEC The Securities and Exchange Commission announced today that its Division of Trading and Markets will host a two-day roundtable on October 25 and 26 on market data and… Read more »

MPC Preview – Threading the Needle

Culled—Proshare September 24, 2018/ ARM Research  Today, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) commences its two-day monetary policy meeting amidst worries on both the global and domestic front. On the… Read more »

SEC Awards Almost $4 Million to Overseas Whistleblower

September 24, 2018/US SEC The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that it has awarded nearly $4 million to an overseas whistleblower whose tip led it to open an investigation… Read more »