Tag: Nigeria

Nigeria short lists banks for Eurobond sale

Nigeria has $500 million of commitments for the planned Eurobond and any decision to increase the size of the offer will depend on pricing.

Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola on the day he lost everything

Life was rosy for Femi Otedola until it took a sudden turn leaving him billions in the red. He had to start all over again.

Demolitions leave 30,000 homeless in Nigeria

The violence highlights the challenges of a rapidly rising population unable to provide enough jobs and housing for its 180 million people.

The truth about Africa: 10 myths debunked

Africa is lagging behind the rest of the world, but this is paradoxically an advantage for the region.

A Nigerian startup that's redefining gaming in Africa

Magnus Mchunguzi argues that Africa needs a company that creates games for the people of Africa and of course the world.

Freed Chibok girls spared from abuse by Nigeria's Boko Haram

The girls, released last month after Switzerland and the Red Cross brokered a deal, are now being held in a secret location in the capital.

Nigeria to add more than 500 megawatts to national grid

Africa's most populous nation produces less than 4,000 megawatts (MW) but requires around 10 times that.

Nigerian tomato plant to close, layoff workers

Erisco tomato processing plant is abandoning the West African country.