Dual currency funding structures can help stabilise real estate markets in sub-Saharan Africa, says Standard Bank
11-25-2015 | 12:48:24
Dual currency funding structures can bring stability and robustness to real estate deals in sub-Saharan Africa, as developers and retailers seek solutions to the volatility currently faced in their domestic economies.

Facebook and Jumia inspire Nigerian entrepreneurs with growth ideas
11-25-2015 | 12:01:56
Facebook and Jumia Nigeria partnered to host the first ‘Boost Your Business’ event in Nigeria last Thursday (19 November) at the Landmark Event Centre. More than 500 Nigerian entrepreneurs gathered to network, hear about marketing best practices, and learn about how they can use Facebook and Jumia to grow their businesses.

Ghana CEO Networking Event | 25 November 2015
11-25-2015 | 08:51:00
Africa CEO Network and Africa Business Communities present the Second Ghana CEO Networking Event. C-level Executives, Company Owners and Managing Directors are invited to participate.

Access to global cloud providers available at Teraco through Internet Solutions' CloudConnect
11-24-2015 | 13:00:21
Internet Solutions (IS), a pan-African communications service provider, has connected at Teraco, a vendor neutral data centre provider in South Africa, enabling clients to have a secure connection and single point of access to Google, Amazon Web Services, Dimension Data Cloud and Microsoft Azure and Office 365 via IS’s CloudConnect product.

Liquid Telecom wins prestigious changing lives award at this year's AfricaCom awards
11-24-2015 | 11:58:29
At the annual AfricaCom awards in Cape Town, Liquid Telecom and the Office of the President (Kenya) picked up the award in the Changing Lives category for providing free wifi to homes and businesses in Nakuru County, Kenya.

Essential Medicines: Do your patients really have access to them?
11-24-2015 | 15:56:00
As you know with a rise in the government’s control over pricing in pharma and a lack of communication between stakeholders, patients don’t get the drugs they need.

Chioma Nnani: Business in Nigeria - Perception and Reality
11-24-2015 | 11:42:00
One of the amazing things about business ownership in Nigeria is the perception that folk have. OK, make that the perceptions. Plural. But for this blog post, we'll focus on one area.

Kayode Jesuseun: “I want to buy property in Nigeria. Now what?”
11-23-2015 | 12:33:00
One of the biggest factors in buying property at a great deal is to ask the right questions. Asking relevant questions from the agent or the property owner could save you millions of naira or make you avoid buying a property with litigations and/or committed property.

Harriman Oyofo: Your Business is Hemorrhaging Money
11-19-2015 | 12:09:00
Your Business is Hemorrhaging Money... And you don’t know why it’s happening. Well, not surprising. Plenty of businesses are in the same boat because they simply do not see the big picture.

[Interview] Carmie Olowoyo, General Manager, Symbol Base Metals, UK
11-17-2015 | 11:54:00
Carmie Olowoyo is general manager of Symbol Base Metals UK, and a panelist during a session on “Infrastructure and transport requirements for mining in Nigeria” at the upcoming iPAD Nigeria Mining Forum.