Economy

China Will Continue To Increase Openness

By Chao Xiaoliang, Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Lagos In a world troubled by grave uncertainties over intensifying protectionism, new vitality is highly expected to be injected into free trade and globalization. From April 8th to 11th, the annual conference of Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) once again drew widespread attention. […]

Mobile Ecosystem To Be Worth More Than $50 Billion To West Africa Economy By 2022, Finds New GSMA Study

New Study Points to Strong Subscriber and Mobile Broadband Growth in West Africa 11 April 2018, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire: The mobile industry in West Africa is forecast to contribute more than $50 billion annually to the region’s economy by 2022, according to a new GSMA study published today at the ‘Mobile 360 – West Africa’ event being […]

Annals of Togo’s Independence

By Bartholomew Madukwe Appreciating a country like Togo, even as its 58th independence anniversary draws near, would be deficient without an insight to how the journey began. Togo was once a protectorate of Germany until the fall of the Germans against the invading French and British military forces. The United Nations placed Togo under the […]

Klaus Schwab Publishes New Book To Assist Leaders Answer Significant Global Challenges

The World Economic Forum on January 18, 2018 released a new book by its Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab entitled Shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The book aims to help leaders develop the techniques necessary to harness technological advances to solve critical global challenges. The book is a sequel to Schwab’s bestselling 2016 book, The Fourth […]