Waypoint Leasing announces Helicopter Leasing Transaction with Caverton Helicopters
02-27-2015 | 15:27:00
Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited has announced that it has reached an agreement with Caverton Helicopters Limited in Nigeria, to lease one new AgustaWestland AW139 and one Bell 412EP, both of which have been delivered to Caverton.

[Nigeria] Etisalat/IHS Sale and Leaseback Wins ‘African Telecoms Deal of the Year 2014’’ At IJ Global Awards
02-27-2015 | 15:12:08
Etisalat has emerged winner of the ‘African Telecoms Deal of the Year 2014’ at the IJGlobal Europe & Africa Award (Euromoney/Project Finance Magazine Awards) in London last week. This deal, the first by a major GSM operator in Nigeria was announced in August 2014 and is part of Etisalat’s broader strategy to drive improvements in the quality of its network and to accelerate the roll out of 2G and 3G coverage and new services to its customers.

Emirates Increases Capacity on its Double Daily Nairobi Service
02-27-2015 | 14:04:20
Emirates will connect even more people with Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, when it switches from the current Airbus A330-200 aircraft used on one of the two daily services to a larger Boeing 777-300 ER from 1 May.

IFC and Ghana’s ACCA Promote Improved Corporate Governance, Sustainability
02-27-2015 | 13:57:23
IFC and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants are promoting improved corporate governance practices in Ghana to help build more sustainable businesses in the country and strengthen private sector growth.

Nestlé Healthy Kids launched in Senegal
02-27-2015 | 13:42:00
Nestlé Senegal has launched the Nestlé Healthy Kids programme in partnership with the Senegalese Ministry of Education. The launch took place in Alioune GAYE School, based in Diamagueune.

[Interview] Johnson Okorie, Digital Marketing Consultant at KorieFusion
02-20-2015 | 11:18:00
Nigerian Johnson Okorie is the senior Digital Marketing Consultant at KorieFusion, an Agency that uses Digital Marketing Strategies to Grow business revenue, profits & bottom-lines & boost brand's visibility. He is also the MD/CEO of Clickable Resources.

Africa Business Communities is launching the LinkedIn Groups Africa e-Commerce & Nigeria e-Commerce
02-10-2015 | 07:36:00
Today Africa Business Communities is launching the LinkedIn Group Africa e-Commerce. You are more than welcome to join!

Mark Mobius: Africa’s Electrifying Future
01-21-2015 | 16:13:23
Emerging and frontier markets are a focal point of this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, which takes place during the week of January 19. One of the sessions, “Achieving Africa’s Growth Agenda,” is of particular interest to me

Anzetse Were: Political factors key in market performance
01-21-2015 | 11:53:00
In his book The End of the Free Market, Ian Bremmer makes the point that “in emerging markets, political factors still matter— at least as much as economic fundamentals for the performance of markets.”

LinkedIn Groups Africa Business Communities
01-19-2015 | 22:39:00
LinkedIn Groups Africa Business Communities