18
January
Nigeria:Notore begins Turn Around Maintenance of plant
Nigeria:Notore begins Turn Around Maintenance of plant

Africa’s leading chemical and agro-allied company, Notore Chemical Industries Plc, has announced the commencement of the Turn Around Maintenance (“TAM”) of its plant.It also said the plant has been sh...

18
January
Nigeria:Heirs Holdings acquires 45% of OML 17 from Shell, Total, ENI
Nigeria:Heirs Holdings acquires 45% of OML 17 from Shell, Total, ENI

Heirs Holdings (“HH”), the leading African strategic investor, in partnership with affiliated company Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (“Transcorp“), Nigeria’s largest publicly listed conglome...

18
January
Nigeria:How Nigeria spends big on honey imports yet has few hands in lucrative sector
Nigeria:How Nigeria spends big on honey imports yet has few hands in lucrative sector

Ogundele Olubukola, a principal laboratory scientist at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), has been selling honey in the last 10 years, harvesting an average of 150 litres...

18
January
Nigeria:AfCFTA,What Nigerian businesses must do to export to African countries – Official
Nigeria:AfCFTA,What Nigerian businesses must do to export to African countries – Official

The Nigerian Office for Trade Negotiations (NOTN) Saturday said exporters or agents aspiring to move products to countries under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) must obtain p...

18
January
Nigeria:Flour Mills Subsidiary partners AgBiTech to fight Fall Armyworm in Nigeria
Nigeria:Flour Mills Subsidiary partners AgBiTech to fight Fall Armyworm in Nigeria

Nigeria’s leading agro-allied companies, Flour Mills of Nigeria through one of its subsidiaries, Golden Agri Inputs Limited (GAIL), is bringing respite to farmers in the country through its partnershi...

18
January
Egypt’s annual urban headline inflation declines to 5.4% in December 2020: CBE
Egypt’s annual urban headline inflation declines to 5.4% in December 2020: CBE

Egypt’s annual urban headline inflation declined to 5.4% in December from 5.7% in November 2020, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) revealed. The decline comes as the monthly inflation recorded -0.4% in...

18
January
Egypt : BLOM BANK announces execution of SPA for Egypt operations
Egypt : BLOM BANK announces execution of SPA for Egypt operations

Adefinitive agreement has been signed by BLOM Bank and the Arab Banking Corporation (Bank ABC) that will see the former sell its entire 99.4% stake in its Egypt operations to the latter.In an announce...

18
January
Egypt, Belarus discuss enhancing cooperation in communications, IT sectors
Egypt, Belarus discuss enhancing cooperation in communications, IT sectors

Egypt’s Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat met with Belarus’ Ambassador in Cairo, Sergei Terentiev, to discuss strengthening joint cooperation in the fields of communicat...

18
January
Egyptians travelling to France must undergo COVID-19 test as of 18 January
Egyptians travelling to France must undergo COVID-19 test as of 18 January

The Egypt Air office in Paris announced, on Sunday, that all Egyptians wishing to travel to France will be required to submit a medical certificate for the coronavirus (COVID-19), and that they have t...

18
January
Egypt : Iron, steel workers protest over ‘unilateral’ factories closure in Egypt
Egypt : Iron, steel workers protest over ‘unilateral’ factories closure in Egypt

Dozens of workers at the Egyptian Iron and Steel Company (Hadisolb) staged a protest in Helwan, on Sunday, to demonstrate against the government decision to shut down the company.The workers’ demands...

18
January
Egypt : ETA says enterprises to file salary tax return by end-month
Egypt : ETA says enterprises to file salary tax return by end-month

Business owners have until January 31st to electronically submit their wage tax returns for 2020, Head of the Egyptian Tax Authority (ETA) Reda Abdel Qader said in a statement.Enterprises wo...

18
January
Egypt emerges as one of region’s biggest transformation stories: JLL
Egypt emerges as one of region’s biggest transformation stories: JLL

The Egyptian market is considered one of the “biggest transformation” stories across the region, despite the challenges seen in 2020, according to a JLL report.The positive view was driven by a “stron...


Boye Olusanya, an engineer by training graduated from the Un...
18 January 2021
Nigeria:FMN Contributions To Nigerian Economy Huge — Olusanya
Nigeria,
Agri-Food,

Boye Olusanya is the General Managing Director (GMD) of Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN). In this interview, he speaks on how the company evolved to become one of the biggest food and agro-allied business...



the Osun State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism...
12 January 2021
Nigeria:‘Osun Tourism Masterplan Enjoys Far-Reaching Private Sector Support’
Nigeria,
Tourism & leisure,

In this interview, Dr Adebisi Obawale, the Osun State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, speaks on the state’s huge tourism potential, ability to boost internally generated revenue, create thousand...



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06 January 2021
Nigeria:Agriculture, Minerals Can Lift Nigeria Out Of Recession — ACCI Ex-Head, Kayode
Nigeria,
Agri-Food, Energy,

Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, SAN is the immediate past president of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI). He is also a former minister of defence, culture and tourism, Labour, and Attorney G...



Nigerian technology expert and Director General of the Natio...
30 December 2020
NIGERIA:INTERVIEW, How we’re helping Nigerian innovators respond to country’s IT needs – NITDA DG
Nigeria,
Information technology,

In this interview at the end of the 2020 Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX), Kashifu Abdullahi, the Director-General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) speaks wi...



the Managing Director of Kano Electricity Distribution Compa...
22 December 2020
Nigeria:How We Raised The Bar On Safe Power Supply At KEDCO — Dr Gwamna
Nigeria,
Energy,

Dr Jamil Isyaku Gwamna, is the Managing Director of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO). In this interview, he speaks on how the firm has prioritised safety strategies across its Kano, Katsi...



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15 December 2020
Egypt’s economic stability due to reform program: Businessman Ayman Al Gamil
Egypt,
Business Climate, Bank & Finance,

CAIRO - 13 December 2020: Businessman Ayman Al Gamil attributed Egypt’s economic stability to the reform program, launched by the political leadership and implemented by the government over the past f...



The Managing Director of Mudiame International Limited, and...
30 November 2020
Nigeria:Eboh, Deepening local content development must go with capacity growth, certification
Nigeria,
Energy,

The Managing Director of Mudiame International Limited, and Mudiame Welding Institute, Prof. Sunny Eromosele Eboh, in this interview with KINGSLEY JEREMIAH, said the Nigerian Content Development and M...



Mr Sayed Abdel Fadil is Head of Financial Sector at Metallur...
30 November 2020
Egypt : Unlisted agricultural company to issue sukuk in January 2021: FRA
Egypt,
Bank & Finance,

An unlisted agricultural reclamation company is preparing required documents to issue sukuk in 2021, according to Sayed Abdel-Fadil, Head of Central Administration for Corporate Finance at the Financi...



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19 November 2020
Egypt : Political stability ‘important pillar’ of development in Egypt: Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil
Egypt,
Bank & Finance, Business Climate,

CAIRO – 16 November 2020: Political stability is one of the most important pillars of development that Egypt is witnessing in the recent years, along with restructuring institutions, and restoring sec...