Nigeria to overtake the US as 3rd most populous country in the world - UN report
27-06-2017 | 08:51:00
Nigeria will overtake the United States to become the third-most populous country in the world by 2050, according to a United Nations report.
AHF Africa Flags Off GIRLS ACT in Uganda, Kenya, South Africa & Nigeria for Young Women
31-10-2016 | 09:13:00
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Africa Bureau, has officially launched its young women and girls initiative tagged GIRLS ACT (Awareness Campaign Tour) as part of its public health campaign interventions for young women and girls aged 15-24.
Wema Bank Partners Bank of Uganda
28-09-2016 | 07:34:35
Wema Bank has disclosed that it recently hosted some staff of Uganda's apex bank; The Bank of Uganda (BoU), on a week-long knowledge and skills sharing session on balanced score card and performance management.
The employment relationship and how it is affected by business transfers in countries across Africa
25-07-2016 | 11:13:00
Different African countries regulate the employment impact of business transfers differently. The key distinction across jurisdictions is whether or not there is an automatic transfer of employment with going concern transfers, and if there is, whether this applies in outsourcing situations as well.
Three Nigerian Firms bid for Oil Blocks in Uganda's Maiden Licensing Round
03-03-2016 | 12:03:00
The Ugandan Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development said it received bids from interested investors for the seven blocks located in the country's Albertine Graben area.
Maria Auma: The Single Treasury System has been Positive in Uganda; I expect the same for Nigeria
22-10-2015 | 09:15:00
My initial thoughts are that this is a good initiative by the Government of Nigeria. There is nothing more frustrating than accountability and lack thereof when it comes to finance and auditing.
UNICEF and Bharti Airtel expand collaboration across 17 Africa countries
19-02-2015 | 12:28:00
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.
Vantage's Fund II commits $10 million to the Simba Properties Investment Company in Uganda
18-12-2014 | 11:11:00
Vantage Africa's leading mezzanine debt provider, today announced it has provided $10m of funding to Simba Properties Investment Company ("Simba Properties"), the property investment arm of Simba Group in Uganda which houses five prime property developments in Uganda, three of which are operating and two of which are under development.
[Nigeria] Africa Offers Major Growth Potential - Visa Integration Index
03-12-2014 | 12:09:00
Visa Nigeria has released the second annual Visa Africa Integration Index that measures the degree of economic integration within key trade corridors of sub-Saharan Africa, namely West Africa, East Africa and Southern Africa.
[Uganda] Vivo Energy trains bus drivers on road safety ahead of the festive season
19-11-2014 | 10:53:26
Vivo Energy trained 100 bus drivers from leading bus companies on road safety on 6th November 2014 at G1 hotel in Rubaga a head of the festive season.