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African Development Bank approves strategy for Central Africa – “crucial for the economic integration of the region”

The Board of the African Development Bank has approved the Central Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper 2019 – 2025, adopting the Bank’s multinational operations in Central Africa over the indicated period. The Central Africa Regional Integration Strategy Paper (RISP) for 2019 – 2025 builds on the lessons learned from the implementation of previous regional development Read more

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Tony Elumelu Foundation brings together leading stakeholders in development of finance sector in Brussels – Details

Tony Elumelu Foundation brought together leading stakeholders in the development finance sector, at a case study session in the EU capital, Belgium At a time when Europe’s relationship with Africa is high on foreign policy and developmental agendas and with the European Union beginning to deliver on its 2017 External Investment Plan, targeted at attracting Read more

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Tony Elumelu’s Foundation to Unveils 2019 Entrepreneurs

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading African philanthropy committed to empowering African entrepreneurs, will announce the selected applicants for the 2019 cohort of the Foundation’s flagship Entrepreneurship Programme on March 22, 2019. The event, which marks the 5th round of the Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Programme, will take place at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja. Every Read more

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The Gboyega Nasir Isiaka Campaign Organization notes with disdain, the poisonous rumour and cheap propaganda going on the social media to the effect that our Principal, the gubernatorial candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) has purportedly agreed to step down for the candidate of the Allied People’s Movement (APM) Read more

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Standard Chartered maintains its momentum as it introduces more digitally-led retail banks in Africa

Standard Chartered today announced it had completed a simultaneous multi-market launch of its digitally-led retail banks in Tanzania and Ghana, with Kenya’s rollout scheduled to occur shortly. This follows the launches of the Bank’s digital offering in Uganda in January this year and Côte d’Ivoire in 2018. The expansion is part of the Bank’s overarching Read more
#NigeriaDecides 2019 Election News Press Release

#NigeriaDecides: PDP claims APC responsible for election killings in Rivers

Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are behind the “killing of innocent Nigerians, snatching and burning ballot boxes in today’s Presidential election.” “President Buhari and the APC leadership must know that they are directly responsible for the killings in Rivers state, the violent snatching Read more

#NigeriaDecides 2019 Election News Press Release

#NigeriaDecides: APC accuses PDP of planning ‘overnight violence’

Festus Keyamo, the spokesperson of All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council, has alleged that the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is planning overnight violence in various collation centres across the country. Keyamo (SAN), who made the allegation in a statement made available on Saturday evening said the PDP is planning to use political Read more

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Record Number of Innovations at the ISH: GROHE is Shaping the Future of Water

On 11 March, the 2019 ISH will open in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, more than 2,400 international exhibitors will present their bathroom and kitchen novelties and other innovations. As part of a new concept for their trade fair booth, GROHE will clearly put the consumer at the centre of attention, using three themed environments to Read more