THE Banker Magazine has named the United Bank for Africa Plc's subsidiaries in Chad and Senegal as "Bank of the Year" in their respective countries for 2015, at the awards ceremony at the Hilton Bankside, London.
The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has indicated that the country may well be on the verge of a significant oil find in the lake Chad area in North East Nigeria.
UNICEF and Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, have entered a partnership agreement to expand their collaboration across 17 countries in Africa. The partnership aims at improving Africa’s population access to health and education-related information whilst pushing forward various innovative projects supported by UNICEF. Sharad Sapara, Director of UNICEF’s Innovation Centre and Christian de Faria, MD & CEO, Airtel Africa exchanging contracts.
The ministers of Central African countries are taking a decisive step toward the creation of a green economy, with a focus on the timber industry
Conference of Ministers of ECCS on the Fund for the Green Economy in Central Africa: ministers from the region have adopted a text establishing the Fund for the Green Economy in Central Africa.
In a move aimed at ending the frequent cycles of drought and famine in the Sahel region, the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, October ...