[Nigeria] Bank of Industry Commissions 24KW Off-Grid Solar Power in Kaduna
05-26-2016 | 10:21:00
The Bank of Industry (BoI) has commissioned a 24KW micro-grid solar system in Charwa/Chakun, an off-grid community in Markafi local government area of Kaduna State.

Djezzy awarded license to provide 4G/LTE services in Algeria
05-26-2016 | 10:05:00
VimpelCom and Global Telecom Holding S.A.E have revealed that Djezzy, their subsidiary in Algeria, has been awarded one of three licenses to provide 4G/LTE services in the country.

Mainone clinches 3rd wholesale provider award at West African Telecoms Event
05-26-2016 | 09:53:00
MainOne, a West African connectivity and data center solutions company, has for the third time received the Telecoms Wholesale Provider of the Year Award at the 2016 African Information Technology and Telecoms Awards.

[South Africa] Old Mutual Investment Group reaffirms commitment to African investment through equity stake in UFF African Agri Investments
05-26-2016 | 09:47:00
Old Mutual Investment Group has announced a deal to increase its overall effective equity stake in African agriculture investment group, UFF African Agri Investments, to 49%.

[Nigeria] Nigerdock Completes 2.3million Oil Barrel Facility for Egina Project
05-26-2016 | 09:37:00
Nigerdock has completed the largest in-country constructed oil facility which is set to sail to its location to accelerate oil production from one of Nigeria’s major deep water oil fields.

Africa’s CEOs look to innovation and technology to stimulate growth in uncertain global economic environment
05-23-2016 | 11:11:00
After more than a decade of urbanisation, Africa is poised for a digital revolution. Increasingly, organisations are using technology to challenge business models and disrupt competitors in markets.

[Interview] Georgina Fihosy, Founder, Special Touch Designs, UK
05-17-2016 | 09:54:00
British-Born Nigerian Georgina Fihosy is a UK certified pharmacist, founder and editor of lifestyle blog, and the creative entrepreneur behind the African inspired greeting cards company, Special Touch Designs. Her interview with Africa Business Communities:

Banking security in Africa reaching a tipping point - Schalk Nolte, CEO, Entersekt
05-16-2016 | 11:17:00
Entersekt CEO, Schalk Nolte, looks at the growing security risks for banks and financial institutions in Africa and explains why complacency is no longer an option.

"Africa is on the right path" - Elumelu, Adesina, Graca Machel
05-16-2016 | 09:09:00
So say the co-chairs at the recently concluded World Economic Forum on Africa which was held in Kigali, Rwanda from May 11th -13th, 2016.

The Netherlands African Business Council NABC launches Communication Center
05-13-2016 | 12:57:00
The Netherlands African Business Council (NABC) has launched its new Communication Center. The Center will provide its 410 members with an affordable way to send press releases to over 7000 journalists across Africa