Botswana's benchmarking competition law
Botswana's benchmarking competition law

Established just five years ago, Botswana's Competition Authority has helped reinject millions of dollars into local businesses and save thousands of jobs in an economy where unemployment persists at around 20%.

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Gbenga Shobo, Deputy Managing Director, First Bank of Nigeria Ltd (left) and Ebi Atawodi, General Manager for Uber in Nigeria.
Uber Nigeria provides vehicle finance to drivers

LAGOS, Nigeria - Uber Nigeria has announced that it is now making low-interest, used-vehicle loans available to its top-rated driver-partners. The pioneering move is the result of partnerships entered into between Uber Nigeria and First Bank of Nigeria Limited, as well as smaller financiers.

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Innovation Hub to showcase power inventions
Innovation Hub to showcase power inventions

SMEs, start-ups and young innovators will be given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to showcase their new solutions, game changing technology and inventions for the power industry at the Innovation Hub taking place during the upcoming WAPIC (West African Power Industry Convention) in Lagos on 24 November 2016.

2 days ago

Abdiasis Mohamed Ali
Radio Shabelle reporter shot in Somalia

The African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) and its member in Somalia, National Union Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) urge authorities in Somalia to investigate the murder of a journalist working with Radio Shabelle.

13 Oct 2016

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Nigeria: digital switchover in progress

According to The Vanguard, the move from analogue to digital has been in progress since April 2016 for Nigeria. The Federal Government launched the pilot phase in Jos, where the country's first TV station was launched many years ago.

13 Oct 2016