Iconic $110 million Hilton Nairobi Upper Hill marks Hilton Hotels & Resorts’ 50th property in Africa.
Africa’s internet traffic will grow six-fold by 2020, when the Middle East and Africa internet traffic will be equivalent to 527 times the volume of the region’s in 2005.
An advisory council appointed by US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to expand business opportunities in Africa is now in full swing.
Alcatel-Lucent has appointed Richard Edet as Country Senior Officer and Managing Director for Nigeria, effective immediately.
Nigeria has consolidated its position as the most-watched frontier market in the latest WSJ Frontiers/FSG Frontier Market Sentiment Index as an increasing proportion of multinationals put the country on their watch list for potential future investment.
Why is it Lagos up there and not Nigeria? Because Lagos almost qualifies as a country of its own right now.