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Countries showcase progress in statistical development 0

Countries showcase progress in statistical development

The 13th session of the African Symposium on Statistical Development (ASSD) kicked off  recently in Addis Ababa under the theme, “Application of economic statistics and national accounts in support of sustainable development.” ASSD is...

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No risk attached to China’s loan to Nigeria, says DMO 0

No risk attached to China’s loan to Nigeria, says DMO

By Chinedu James The loan deal between Nigeria and China poses no risk to the Nigerian economy, the Debt Management Office (DMO) has affirmed as debate rages over Nigeria’s rising debts and her capacity...

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NigComSat explores African market at ITU World 2018

Nigeria’s publicly owned Nigerian Communications Satellite company (NigComSat) Ltd is attending the ITU World 2018 in Durban, South Africa to explore partnerships with African member countries of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). NigComSat is...

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China is loaning billions of dollars to African countries. Here’s why the U.S. should be worried 0

China is loaning billions of dollars to African countries. Here’s why the U.S. should be worried

By Grant T. Harris* China [is hosting] leaders from across Africa [in] a summit in Beijing. The last summit was held in December 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa, where Chinese President Xi Jinping announced...

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Dangote Now the Most Valuable Brand in Nigeria 0

Dangote Now the Most Valuable Brand in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Dangote has emerged the most valuable brand among the top 50 brands in Nigeria for 2018 which were unveiled at the weekend in Lagos. This is coming barely three months after the brand...

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Restructuring Nigeria 0

Why Nigeria needs to be re-structured

By Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria   In a recent interaction in the United States, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo asserted that the “problem with our country is not a matter of restructuring…and...

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Bama, Borno State faces critical humanitarian situation, warns MSF

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has started emergency nutritional and paediatric activities in Bama, Borno State Nigeria, in response to a critical humanitarian situation among newly arrived internally displaced people (IDPs). Lack of...

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