Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Vice President Osinbajo Lauds PPP Summit On Critical Infrastructure

Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (SAN),   has given his support to the forthcoming Nigeria Infrastructure Public Private Partnership (PPP) Summit 2015 scheduled to hold at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja in the...

Nigeria To Raise $4bn In Treasury Bills In Q4

Nigeria plans to borrow 814.78 billion naira ($4 billion) in Treasury bills between Sept. 17 to Dec. 3. Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) who announced the plan said it would auction 215.14 billion naira worth...

ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Policy & Investment High Level Forum Commences On Sept 14

The African Development Bank (AfDB), the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE), the Climate Technology Initiative - Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI-PFAN), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and the...

Addis Ababa Has highest Hotel Prices In Africa

A new survey is showing that Addis Ababa, Ethiopia has the highest hotel price point in Africa. The survey by hospitality research firm STR Global released ahead of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) to...

Bakhresa To Inject U.S.$18 Million Into Blue Ribbon

Blue Ribbon Industry (BRI) creditors have okayed a scheme of arrangement that will see Tanzanian firm Said Salim Bakhresa injecting US$40 million in the next five years to turn around the fortunes of the...

African Union Of Public Transport Hosts Workshop In Cape Town

The African Union of Public Transport (UATP) has declared that it will hold a workshop on the best practices in public transport in Cape Town from 20 to 22 October 2015, Footprint to Africa...

Internet of Things Will Change Cybersecurity Forever -Gartner

Over 20 per cent of enterprises will have digital security services devoted to protecting business initiatives using devices and services in the Internet of Things (IoT) by year end 2017, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner...
Qatar

Qatar firms explore investment opportunities in Ethiopia

The Qatari delegation in Ethiopia. Qatari firms are exploring investment options in the country’s banking, insurance, real-estate development, health and communication sectors. Qatar is exploring investment opportunities in Ethiopia’s banking, insurance, real-estate development, and health...

Which African cities will offer the best opportunities in the coming years?

CEOs are gradually recognising the untapped opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa. But which African cities will offer the best business potential in the coming years? A recent note by professional services firm PwC suggests the most lucrative...
Infrastructure

Blackstone Invest in African Infrastructure Development Firm

Global asset management firm Blackstone have announced a partnership with Black Rhino, the infrastructure development firm founded in January 2012 by Brian Herlihy, the former CEO of the Seacom submarine cable development project. The...