Economy

Nigeria Striding Towards Industrialization, Integration,Modernization- Chinese Commercial Consul, Lagos

Speech by Mr. Lui Junsheng, Commercial Consul of the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Lagos at the just concluded Sino-German-African Development Cooperation Forum in Lagos. Distinguished guests, Dear Friends, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning! It’s my great honour and pleasure to join you today for the Sino-German-African Development Cooperation Forum. On […]

Finland’s Minister of Trade And Development To Lead Business Delegation To Nigeria, November 15-17, 2017

By Victor Gotevbe The President of the Nigerian- Finnish Association, Otunba Gbenga Daniel FNSE heartily welcomes Finland Minister for Foreign Trade and Development, H.E. Kai Mykänen to Nigeria. The Honourable Finnish Minister is leading a robust business delegation on bilateral and trade partnership with Nigeria scheduled for November 15-17, 2017. According to the Minister, “the […]

Sino-German-African Sustainable Development Cooperation Holds Forum in Lagos to Strengthen Trilateral Cooperation

By Victor Gotevbe Germany and China have made cooperation with Africa a priority. The German government advocates for an Africa Partnership that will promote private investment, sustainable infrastructure and job creation in African countries, even as China has made commitments on supporting industrialization and the proliferation of renewable energy in African countries. Hence, a trilateral […]

Ghana To Host Third Green Financing For Sustainable Development Conference, November 21, 2017

Geneva-Nairobi-Accra – The International Trade Centre (ITC), the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) and the Nordic Development Fund (NDF) have announced that the Third Green Financing for Sustainable Development Conference will be held in Accra, Ghana, at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel on 21 November 2017. The conference will be followed by a training workshop for selected staff […]

Fury in Afghanistan Over 20 days Suspension of WhatsApp, Telegram

Afghanistan authority has directed the suspension of WhatsApp and Telegram to resolve “technical problems”, officials said on Saturday, igniting a protest among social media users. Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Telegram are popular messaging apps among smartphone-using Afghans, including Taliban and Islamic State (IS) militants. So far state-owned Salaam Network is the only internet provider to obey […]