Upcoming Events

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  • Powering Africa: Nigeria

The Annual Powering Africa: Nigeria

  The Forum will be a premium private sector-led and finance focused summit on investment strategies, bringing together Nigeria’s electricity supply industry, local finance institutions, IPP and NIPP investors, power developers and international financiers to release capital in [...]

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Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum [AWIEF]

AFRICA WOMEN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM (AWIEF) 29-30 SEPTEMBER   2016 THE CIVIC CENTRE, LAGOS, NIGERIA.                  “Accelerating women’s economic empowerment in Africa’s best interest.” AWIEF is a premier and pan-African women’s economic empowerment gathering of Africa’s [...]

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#6 – Nigeria’s War Against Ill Discipline

The Nigerian government is relaunching a controversial task force, the brigade was established in 1984 and charged with maintaining public order. The force was able to hand out fines for offences such as littering or [...]

  • Powering Africa: Nigeria

The Annual Powering Africa: Nigeria

The annual Powering Africa: Nigeria meeting will take place in Abuja on the 12 - 14 October at the Hilton Transcorp.  The Forum will be a premium private sector-led and finance focused summit on investment strategies, [...]

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#7 – A Sad State Of Affairs In Borno State

Northeastern Nigeria is now the site of one of the world’s largest displacement crises, with more than 1.4 million people having been forced to flee their homes. But because the area is inaccessible and dangerous, [...]

  • Fati Abubakar takes photos in Maiduguri

#7 – She’s From Maiduguri And Armed

Her hometown, the birthplace of Boko Haram, is filled with sad stories. Fati Abubakar roams the streets to find the happy ones. Read More >> Source: New York Times

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  • Militants from Niger Delta Avengers
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#6 – Nigeria’s Buhari Pleads With Militants

"We are now concentrating on the militants to know how many of them (there are) in terms of groupings, leadership and plead with them to try to give Nigeria a chance." Read More >> Source: [...]

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What Is The Role of Women in Africa’s Economic Growth?

2ND AFRICA WOMEN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM (AWIEF) Under the theme “Accelerating women’s economic empowerment in Africa’s best interest”, the 2nd edition of the premier Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) will once again [...]

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New Investment For Expansion At New Age Fueled By AFC

AFC lead arranges up to US$425 million loan facility for oil and gas producer New Age Andrew Alli, President and CEO of Africa Finance Corporation Africa Finance Corporation (‘AFC’) is acting as lead [...]

  • Brett Parker MD SAP Africa

SAP’s SuccessFactors Boosts Terragon’s Talent Retention

The ability to automate employee performance and leave management and focus on the more meaningful work of retaining top talent has proven to be the difference for Nigeria’s leading technology, data and mobile media business [...]