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Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, Director-General of Nigeria's National Pension Commission (PenCom)

Where next for Nigeria's economy? Chinelo Anohu-Amazu Nigeria's PenCom DG weighs in (Video)

The Director-General of Nigeria‘s National Pension Commission (PenCom) Chinelo Anohu-Amazu discusses pension contribution plans and the country’s economy.

Tayo Oviosu, CEO, Paga

21 Nigerian tech CEOs at the top of their game

Here are 21 of the country’s tech entrepreneurs who are at the top of their game and are making serious waves in the tech space.

Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe: An interview with the Paris Review

Chinua Achebe was born in Eastern Nigeria in 1930. He went to the local public schools and was among the first students to graduate from the University of Ibadan. After graduation, he worked for the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation as a radio producer and Director of External Broadcasting, and it was during this period that he began his writing career.

VoguePay

VoguePay's African ambitions

With offices in Lagos and London, VoguePay is looking to build a payment processing bridge connecting Africa’s one billion people to the global market.

Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sogato Strategies LLC and former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria

Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and Sogato CEO, appointed Professor at Tufts University's Fletcher School

Dr. Kingsley Moghalu has been appointed as a Professor of Practice in International Business and Public Policy at Tufts University’s Fletcher School effective July 1, 2015.

Ayo Salami, CIO, Duet Africa Funds, Duet Asset Management

256% returns in Africa vs 13% returns in the G7? Africa - The next frontier of growth investment: Ayo Salami, CIO, Duet Africa Funds, Duet Asset Management (Video & Presentation)

Ayo Salami, Duet Asset Management’s Chief Investment Officer of Duet Africa Funds, spoke about investment opportunities in Africa at the recent Global CIO Summit hosted by HedgePo in Gleneagles, Scotland.

Professor and pastor Yemi Osinbajo is the Vice Presidential candidate for Nigeria's All Progressives Congress (APC) party

Nigeria APC presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari picks professor and pastor Yemi Osinbajo as running mate

The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, General (Retired) Muhammadu Buhari, has picked Professor Yemi Osinbajo as his running mate in Nigeria‘s 2015 presidential election scheduled for February 14, 2015.

Twins Kessie and Eku Edewor

The Nigerians have arrived ... and London is paying attention

Richard Vedelago is 29 years old and worth more millions than he’s prepared to tell. ‘Money talks, but wealth whispers,’ he says with a smile, sitting back in the bar at Claridge’s – his idea – and lazily sipping an elderflower juice.

Abasiama Idaresit, Founder & Managing Director, Wild Fusion

We'll continue to enable African businesses to succeed, using technology: Abasiama Idaresit, Founder & MD, Wild Fusion (Video)

Wild Fusion is an online marketing company with offices in Accra, Lagos and Nairobi. Wild Fusion was the first Google AdWords Certified Partner in Ghana and Nigeria.

Charles Robertson, CFA, Global Chief Economist, Renaissance Capital

Spotlight on Africa with Charles Robertson, CFA, Global Chief Economist, Renaissance Capital (Presentation)

Spolight on Africa with Charles Robertson, CFA, Global Chief Economist, Renaissance Capital. European Investment Conference, CFA Institute, “Beyond Austerity: Opportunities for European Investors in the Global Market”, 14–15 November 2013, London, United Kingdom

Jason Njoku

Top 10 Tech CEOs In Nigeria

Drawing from statistics of Nigeria’s rebased GDP figures, information and communication technologies (ICT) and its sub-sectors are key drivers of Nigeria’s impressive economic growth.