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Nigeria’s 2.1% economic growth to spur W/Africa’s 2019 forecast

Nigeria’s 2.1 per cent economic growth projection in 2019 is expected to drive the regional growth forecast ...

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Zimbabwe teachers to strike over pay as currency crisis deepens

 Zimbabwean teachers will commence strike on Tuesday to press for U.S. dollar-denominated salaries following the failure of ...

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Zimbabwe government lays off over 3,000 civil servants

Over 3000 workers in Zimbabwe’s youth ministry have been laid off, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government tries ...

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Onyema lists hurdles towards ECOWAS single currency

 The Chairman of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama ssays achieving the ECOWAS Single Currency ...

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AfDB lauds Egypt’s economic rebound, partnerships, at Africa 2018 Forum

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina has saluted Egypt’s strong macroeconomic performance, its improved ranking in the ...

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Congo opposition leader promises $126 bn, 20 million jobs over five years

The Democratic Republic of the Congo Opposition candidate Martin Fayulu on Friday presented his programme for the ...

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Cameroon: African Development Bank approves €17.96 million Ring-Road project to improve socio-economic growth in the North-West province

The loan for the 365 km Ring Road is the Bank’s third intervention in the implementation of ...

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Report says Africa expected to be world’s next big growth market

 Africa will become the world’s next big growth market, akin to the Asian boom, McKinsey, a management ...

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Africa Investment Forum exceeds expectations, participants unanimously agree

The curtain fell on a three-day marathon investment marketplace, on Friday, with transactions worth billions of dollars ...

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Nigerian university lecturers embark on indefinite strike

By JOHN ONAH, Abuja Despite an order by the National Industrial Court of Nigeria last week restraining ...

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