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World Pension Summit ‘Africa Special’ 2016

The Third WorldPensionSummit 'Africa Special'! WorldPensionSummit 'Africa Special' 2016 | Pension Innovations: The African PerspectiveThe program of this pan-African platform will focus on key aspects of pensions and social security. Global experts and thought leaders, together with key practitioners, will debate and exchange ideas on key elements of developing and [...]

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#5 – Nigerians Petition To Get The Capital Back

On paper, the indigenous people of Abuja no longer own the land, but in their hearts, Abuja is still their homeland. Read More >> Source: Voice Of America

  • Abuja Nigeria


Typically, Abuja has been known as a popular business and political destination for most of its visitors. Since becoming the capital of Nigeria in 1976, Abuja has been renowned for its thriving business center and tranquility, especially in comparison to the hustle and bustle city life that Lagos offers. It’s [...]

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It’s About Time: SAA Launches Abuja – Johannesburg Flight

I recall not that many years ago being on a business trip to Nigeria, when I needed to go through to Johannesburg for more meetings. One of the legacies of colonization was that trade and transport routes in Africa followed the ties to colonial powers. If you wanted to fly [...]

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Abuja, Nigeria

Abuja is the seat of Nigeria’s federal government. The Garki district in particular is the city’s principal business district. Compared to Lagos, Abuja is a much less densely populated city, and an easier place for foreigners to get their arms around. Accommodation: Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Nigeria Because most [...]

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Insiders’ Guide to Business Travel in Africa

There are a lot of resources to figure out where to go and what to take on safari, plenty of articles to tell you how beautiful Victoria Falls is, but how do you get the inside scoop on traveling to Africa if your agenda is all business? Africa.com’s editors are [...]

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