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Nigeria removes impediment to investment

06-29-2011 | 14:18:26
Speaking at Standard Bank’s African Investors Conference, Mr Lamido Sanusi, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria announced that the one-year restriction ...

Prince A. Adesanya - Cargoplus Nigeria - On Logistics and Freight Forwarding business in Nigeria.

06-29-2011 | 14:16:26
This week Africa Business Communities meet with Prince Adenola Adesanya, a native of Ago Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria and a graduate of Olabisi Onabanjo ...

Brand communication: why you should become a good story teller

06-27-2011 | 15:27:10
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria. As a brand, you stand a good chance when you learn how to do it better in a new way every day. It is no news today that brand ...

The need for multicultural communication

06-27-2011 | 15:11:05
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. Lack of knowledge of another culture can result in mistakes that may confuse or even offend the people with whom ...

Kenya Airways set to commence flights to Ougadougou

06-27-2011 | 14:49:13
Kenya Airways has today affirmed that plans to grow its network across Africa were on course, after it officially announced its intent to fly to Ouagadougou, ...

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth and Final Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement

06-27-2011 | 14:47:39
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the sixth and final review of Zambia’s economic performance supported under ...

Hughes and Bharti Airtel Win Innovation Award for Integrated Satellite Broadband Solution in Africa

06-27-2011 | 14:42:05
Bharti Airtel utilizes Hughes broadband satellite solution to help close the digital divide, providing Internet access, rural telephony and GSM backhaul ...

African Efforts on Climate Action Get Boost

06-27-2011 | 14:39:21
African efforts on climate action received a welcome boost today with approval of a ground-breaking renewable energy project in Morocco that should be ...

World Bank Provides Support to Ethiopia’s Efforts to Boost Food Production

06-27-2011 | 14:29:09
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit of US$60 million in additional financing ...

International investors choose South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya as top 3 in 2011

06-24-2011 | 09:33:29
International investors choose South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya as the best African countries on the continent for investment in 2011. A survey conducted ...

Philips Africa Roadshow - Mother and Child

06-24-2011 | 09:30:18
A vehicle for development success in AfricaOn the basis of the success of the 2010 tour, Philips  has  announced the 2011 Cape Town to Cairo road show; ...

Vodacom to build one of Africa's Greenest Buildings to house renewable energy innovation team

06-23-2011 | 10:04:29
Work is underway on building one of Africa's greenest buildings as Vodacom and its parent company Vodafone, plan an alternative energy innovation ...

Philips strengthens prenatal and labour care system at Nairobi Hospital

06-23-2011 | 09:17:32
Royal Philips Electronics is introducing its perinatal information system OB TraceVue, at Nairobi Hospital in Kenya to strengthen the hospital’s perinatal ...

Support to Fill Connectivity Gaps in the Gambia, Guinea and Burkina Faso

06-22-2011 | 15:51:33
The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank approved today three projects totaling US$92 million to boost ICT infrastructure and access to better ...

World Bank to Support Urgent Biodiversity Conservation in Madagascar

06-22-2011 | 15:50:04
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved additional financing to continue the Bank’s support to the environment sector in Madagascar, ...

Avnet extends its Africa focus

06-21-2011 | 16:15:53
Avnet Technology Solutions has extended its focus on the fast growing African region by investing heavily in the resources with a dedicated team of highly ...

Vodafone rolls out more Wifi Hotspots

06-21-2011 | 16:15:01
The telecommunications giant has rolled out WiFi hotspots at Villagio, Labadi Beach Hotel and the Best Western Hotel. Consumers can connect on the ...

SES, fournisseur de services par satellite intensifie son implantation en Afrique

06-21-2011 | 16:13:50
La multinationale Société Européenne des Satellites (SES) a adopté une nouvelle stratégie consistant à s’implanter davantage sur le marché africain, ...

Des producteurs d’Afrique de l’Ouest s'appliquent sur la gestion des produits forestiers à Niamey

06-21-2011 | 16:12:30
Des producteurs agricoles ont entamé lundi à Niamey un conclave de deux jours pour renforcer leurs connaissances sur la restauration et l’enrichissement ...

Kenya Airways Inaugural Flight to Ndjamena-Takes off Airline to operate 2 times a week through Benin

06-21-2011 | 16:11:36
Kenya Airways has now commenced flights to its 54th destination, N’djamena in Chad. The new route which will operate via Cotonou, the capital of Benin, ...