23
October
Nigeria:FG To Spend N204bn On Power Projects, Salaries
Nigeria:FG To Spend N204bn On Power Projects, Salaries

The Federal Government will spend N204.4 billion on projects and salaries for agencies and the Federal Ministry of Power in 2021.According to the budget proposal of the ministry, out of the N204bn bud...

23
October
Nigeria:NAHCO Signs Contracts With Qatar, Azman
Nigeria:NAHCO Signs Contracts With Qatar, Azman

Alocal ground handling service provider, Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (NAHCO) has signed contracts with Qatar Airways, for another five years for a handling contract.NAHCO’s Group Executive...

23
October
Nigeria:Entrepreneur Seeks Funding For Hygiene Sector
Nigeria:Entrepreneur Seeks Funding For Hygiene Sector

Apublic health specialist and entrepreneur, Dr. Tunde Ayeye, has called for urgent structured investment in the cleaning and hygiene sector.Dr. Ayeye who is the Chief Executive Officer of DraiKlinas L...

23
October
Nigeria Joins Global Coffee Organisation
Nigeria Joins Global Coffee Organisation

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has ratified Nigeria’s membership of the International Coffee Organisation.The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo announced this on Wednesd...

23
October
Nigeria:How Survival Fund Can Sustain MSMEs, Save 1.8m Jobs
Nigeria:How Survival Fund Can Sustain MSMEs, Save 1.8m Jobs

Recently, the federal government flagged off the National Survival Fund and the Guaranteed Off-take Stimulus Schemes under the Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP).They were to cushion the effe...

23
October
Egypt’s flag carrier, Ghana sign MoU to establish new aviation company
Egypt’s flag carrier, Ghana sign MoU to establish new aviation company

CAIRO – 22 October 2020: Egyptian flag carrier EgyptAir has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ghana’s government to establish a Ghanaian national aviation company with investments from both co...

23
October
Egyptian PM, ministers discuss cooperation projects with Iraq, Jordan
Egyptian PM, ministers discuss cooperation projects with Iraq, Jordan

CAIRO – 22 October 2020: Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli in a ministerial meeting has discussed cooperation frameworks between Egypt, Iraq and Jordan, in light of the recent meeting between le...

23
October
Egypt : CBE Total volume of CCC credit guarantee scheme portfolio hit EGP 30.8 bln in July
Egypt : CBE Total volume of CCC credit guarantee scheme portfolio hit EGP 30.8 bln in July

CAIRO - The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced Wednesday over a threefold increase in the total volume of the portfolio of the credit guarantee scheme provided by the Credit Guarantee Company (CCC)...

23
October
Egypt :  Economic reform program turned economy into most promising market in region  Minister
Egypt : Economic reform program turned economy into most promising market in region Minister

CAIRO - 22 October 2020: Trade and Industry Minister Niven Gamee asserted on Wednesday that the success of the economic reform program that was adopted by the Egyptian government, led by President Abd...

23
October
Egypt : EU supports GERD talks, announces new water cooperation with Egypt
Egypt : EU supports GERD talks, announces new water cooperation with Egypt

CAIRO - 22 October 2020: The European Union (EU) is supporting the negotiation process on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) among Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, under the brokerage of the African...

23
October
Egypt : CBE governor inspects new printing house, cash center in new capital
Egypt : CBE governor inspects new printing house, cash center in new capital

CAIRO - 22 October 2020: Governor of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) Tareq Amer inspected on Thursday construction works and final preparations for the operation of the new printing house and the cash...

23
October
Egypt : Sarwa Capital, Amer Group to conduct their sukuk offerings before 2020 end
Egypt : Sarwa Capital, Amer Group to conduct their sukuk offerings before 2020 end

Informed sources have confirmed that Sarwa Capital and Amer Group will implement their sukuk issuances before the end of the year.Sarwa Capital’s sukuk offering will stand at EGP 2.5bn, while Amer Gro...


was born on 12th August 1971 to the family of Alhaji Aliyu...
20 October 2020
Nigeria:We’re Seeking Reform In Engineering Profession – Chairman, NICE
Nigeria,
Advice & Training,

Aishatu Aliyu Umar is the outgoing chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE). In this interview, Umar speaks on the Institution’s quest to reform engineering education and why bui...



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05 October 2020
Nigeria:We’ve Acquired Tech, Skills For Nigerian-Made Car Engines – Zeetin’s Boss, Azibaola
Nigeria,
Industry,

Robert Azibaola is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Zeetin Engineering Limited, a start-up precision engineering company that specialises in producing car engines, spare parts and...



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05 October 2020
Egypt : Achievements of Egyptian poultry sector exceed expectations: Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil
Egypt,
Agri-Food, Business Climate,

CAIRO - 4 October 2020 The achievements of the Egyptian pourtlry sector in recent years exceeded all the expectations, Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil said Sunday. “After losing its great capabilities...



Nabil Diab is a Partner for Assurance services at PwC ...
29 September 2020
Egypt’s new data protection law and what it means for business
Egypt,
Information technology,

It is not an overstatement to say that data privacy is one of the hottest topics on the minds of business leaders around the globe today. The need for businesses to go digital is stronger than ever, a...



Chiedu is an electric energy law specialist. He qualified as...
28 September 2020
Nigeria:We’ll Deliver 5,000MW From NIPP Plants Next Year – NDPHC MD, Ugbo
Niger, Nigeria,
Business Climate, Energy,

Mr Chiedu Ugbo is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC); he had his tenure renewed for four years recently by President Muhammadu Buhari. I...



Director-General / Chief Executive Officer of the Small and...
22 September 2020
Nigeria:Why We’re Doing Mass Registration For MSMEs – DG SMEDAN
Nigeria,
Bank & Finance,

Dr Dikko Umaru Radda is the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN). In this interview, he speaks on the benefits of the mas...



 executive director of Nigerian Export Promotion Counci...
15 September 2020
Nigeria:Why FG Pushes For Zero Oil Economy – NEPC CEO
Nigeria,
Business Climate, Energy,

The Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) is a Federal Government agency that promotes value addition and export of Nigerian goods.In a recent encounter, the Executive Director/Chief Executive Offic...



economist, academic and founder of the “Institut Africain D’...
14 September 2020
“Tunisia should launch 25-billion-dinar plan over 3 years to avoid economic collapse" (economist)
Tunisia,
Bank & Finance,

"Tunisia should launch a rescue plan of 25 billion dinars over 3 years (2021-2022-2023), to support the economy and jobs, equivalent to the estimated losses of real wealth creation in 2020," economist...



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09 September 2020
Nigeria:How We’re Making Sterling A Bank Of Choice – Dalley
Nigeria,
Bank & Finance,

Ms Temi Dalley is the Chief Human Resources Officer of Sterling Bank Plc. In this interview, she talks about what the bank is doing through its human capital to become a financial institution of choic...