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 Curbing medical tourism in Nigeria

Video / Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:14:45 GMT

Curbing medical tourism in Nigeria

Nigeria's health Ministry recently disclosed that Nigerians spend over one billion dollars annually for medical treatment abroad.

 How will Trumps' Presidency impact Africa?

Video / Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:36:53 GMT

How will Trumps' Presidency impact Africa?

The 11th of November 2016 will forever remain enshrined in history books as the day that saw republican candidate Donald Trump sweep victory to become the U.S. president-elect. To discuss what his presidency will mean for U.S.

 Driving productivity enhanced transformation in S.A

Video / Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:25:33 GMT

Driving productivity enhanced transformation in S.A

Adjusting to South Africa's political economy has become nearly as demanding for investors as negative interest rates in other regions, that's according to Shawn Hagerdorn, Independent Strategy Adviser.

 Nigerian police, Shi'ite Muslims clash at least 9 dead

Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:38:02 GMT

Nigerian police, Shi'ite Muslims clash at least 9 dead

At least nine people lost their lives in the recent clash between the members of the country's largest Shi'ite group, the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, and police during a religious procession in northern Nigeria earlier this week.

 Global and regional trends impacting sub-Saharan Africa

Video / Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:35:36 GMT

Global and regional trends impacting sub-Saharan Africa

2016 has been a tough year for sub-Saharan Africa. Moody's investors service says some big global and regional themes that will shape Africa's outlook going forward include political risk, and slowing growth and trade.

 Afreximbank's strategy to boost trade finance in Africa

Video / Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:01:38 GMT

Afreximbank's strategy to boost trade finance in Africa

Understanding how high value commodity flows are delivered through cultivating large bilateral strategic relationships remains pertinent as the African continent aims to increase structured trade finance in the region.

 Developing Nigeria through research

Video / Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:00:33 GMT

Developing Nigeria through research

Research is said to lead to innovation and new inventions which are beneficial to productivity and improving the quality of life of people that have access to it.

 Exploring drone usage in Africa

Video / Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:26:11 GMT

Exploring drone usage in Africa

Globally, the market for drones or Unmanned Aircraft Systems is forecast to reach about 4.7 million units by 2020, with the market for commercial application of the technology estimated to soar from $2 billion to $127 billion.

 Channelling investments to Rivers State

Video / Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:16:19 GMT

Channelling investments to Rivers State

The President of the Rivers State Entrepreneurs and Investment Forum, Ibifiri Bob-Manuel, has called on the Dangote Group to explore setting up its planned $17 billion refinery and fertiliser plants in Rivers State.

 Nigeria at 56: Matters arising

Video / Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:16:57 GMT

Nigeria at 56: Matters arising

Nigeria's 56th independence day celebration was received with mixed feelings in various quarters, as the present economic crisis weighed on the festivities usually associated with the day.

 Google to train 400 000 Nigerian youths

Video / Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:11:36 GMT

Google to train 400 000 Nigerian youths

Google's digital training for youth empowerment aims to train about four hundred thousand Nigerian youths as the country grapples with a rising unemployment which hit 13.3 per cent at the end of the second quarter.