A Nigerian startup is developing a new agricultural commodities exchange in Africa’s most populous country to take advantage of the government’s efforts to boost farming output to reduce reliance on oil.
Konga.com was founded in July 2012 and started purely as an online retailer selling baby and beauty products.
Nigeria’s pension regulator hopes to launch a savings scheme for the country’s widespread small business sector.
Last year, data was released showing that Nollywood is a $3 billion industry. It is bigger than Hollywood by volume, and right behind India’s Bollywood.
I came across MTN Group Ltd. (OTCPK:MTNOY) during a stock pitch competition I took part in and won earlier this year. I decided to share my analysis of the security with you today.
Nigeria’s Peoples Democratic Party is seeking to win at gubernatorial elections after it lost its grip on national power in Africa’s biggest oil producer when President Goodluck Jonathan was defeated in a vote last month.
Former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Charles Soludo, has reacted to the criticism of his earlier article by Nigeria‘s Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
The Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Wednesday took the former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Chukwuma Soludo, to the cleaners over his criticism of President Goodluck Jonathan’s management of the country’s economy.
I need to preface this article with a few clarifications. I have taken a long sabbatical leave from partisan politics, and it is real fun watching the drama from the balcony.
FirstRand Ltd. (FSR), Africa’s largest bank by market value, is to offer vehicle finance in Nigeria as the Johannesburg-based lender targets growth in the continent’s biggest economy.
Kenya’s is the latest in a series of rebasings that have reinforced investors’ perception of the area’s growth potential.
The Economist magazine recently published an article on Nigeria in which it described the government of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan (“GEJ”) as “A clueless government”.