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Meet Forbes Africa’s 2019 New Class of 30 Under 30s In Business

Forbes Africa has released its fifth edition of its 30 under 30 list, honouring some of the continent's most accomplished young artists, entrepreneurs and tech stars. The popular magazine, this year, has released the names of 120 young African game-changers,...

Ghana Overtakes South Africa to Become the World’s Top Gold Producer

Ghana has become the world’s number one producer of gold in Africa following a drastic increase in productivity and investments since 2014. The West African country formally known as the Gold Coast until March 6, 1957, beat former world...

MTN Nigerian Finally Settles It’s N330 Billion Fine After 4 Years

Telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria Communications Plc , has finally paid off the N330 billion fine imposed by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). The final payment means that MTN has completed the N330 billion infraction fine and no longer owes the...

Kenya: Nairobi Named Africa’s Leading Business Destination – World Travel Award, 2019

Nairobi has been named Africa's Leading Business Travel Destination as the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) scooped a top award as Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference destination at this year's 26th Annual World Travel Award (WTA). KICC Chief Executive Officer,...

West Africa is The Least Trade Integrated Region In The World — Report

A report by the Borderless Alliance group has revealed that The Economic Community of West Africa States, ECOWAS, is the least integrated region in the world in terms of cross border trade. According to the report, the non- application of...

Nigeria Overtakes Egypt As Largest Rice Producer In Africa

Nigeria has overtaken Egypt as the largest rice producer in Africa, Director-General, Africa Rice Center, Benin Republic, Dr Harold Roy-Macauley has said. Roy-Macauley, revealed in a recent interview that Nigeria is now the largest rice producer at 4 million...

South Africa Ranked 9th Most Digitally Mature Country in the World

According to the latest Dell Technologies Digital Transformation (DT) Index, South Africa is the 9th Most Digitally Mature Country in the World. Despite the relentless pace of disruption, the latest Dell Technologies Digital Transformation (DT) Index Global Results shows worldwide...

Nigeria Set to be One of the World’s Largest Economies in 2050

PwC has released a report where the company previews the World in 2050 and what the largest economies will be in the next 31 years.According to the report, the cumulative global GDP growth between 2016 and 2050 will be...

Lack of Efficient Infrastructure: Highest Obstacle to Business in Africa, Report

The lack of efficient infrastructure is one of the highest hurdles to business in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank's Where to Invest in Africa. The report also shows that this obstacle represents an opportunity to businesses involved in the...

Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World, 2019

Nigeria, a country not new to corruption rankings, is perceived to be the most corrupt country in Africa and the fourth most corrupt country in the world, according to USNEWS 2019 corruption ranking. Nigeria, a country not new to...

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Savika – The Extremely Dangerous Traditional Bull Wrestling Culture in Madagascar

In the island country of Madagascar, there exists an incredible and little-known form of bullfighting called 'Savika'.