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Nigeria’s Closure Of Benin Border Chokes Regional Trade

Nigeria’s Closure Of Benin Border Chokes Regional Trade

Nigeria 2019-11-06

Nigeria’s closure of the Benin border to curb the smuggling of illicit goods has blocked a vital West African trade artery and is chipping away regional integration. David Luke and Gerald Masila untangle the trade dispute and pose solutions following a recent fact-finding...

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Blame Game Masks Kenya Airways’ Struggles

Blame Game Masks Kenya Airways’ Struggles

Kenya 2019-11-06

Sebastian Mikosz’s appointment as head of Kenya Airways (KQ) in 2017 brought a cheerful mood to the beleaguered and bloated airline. Building on the restructuring of $2bn worth of debt in the same year, the Polish aviation...

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How Africa Can Harness Oil To Bring About Prosperity

How Africa Can Harness Oil To Bring About Prosperity

Equatorial Guinea 2019-11-06

NJ Ayuk   is a lawyer by training who has become a key player in the oil and gas sector across Africa specialising in frontier markets.

The book he has written is not just about African...

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Reflections On The Russia-africa Summit

Reflections On The Russia-africa Summit

Russian Federation 2019-11-03

The cooperation between the Russia Federation and Africa goes back decades to when the then Soviet Union provided tactical and logistical support to African countries during their struggle for independence and self-determination.

In recent years, and perhaps...

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Us- Africa Collaboration High On The Agenda At Africa Oil Week

Us- Africa Collaboration High On The Agenda At Africa Oil Week

United States 2019-10-31

The visit of US Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy, Steven Winberg, to this year’s Africa Oil Week event in Cape Town highlights the importance that the United States put in fostering relationships with the continent

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Kumasi Shoe Factory Contemplates Closure

Kumasi Shoe Factory Contemplates Closure

Ghana 2019-10-31

The management of the Kumasi Shoe Factory is considering closing the factory over the refusal of the security agencies, particularly the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF), to patronise its boots and shoes.

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Ethiopian Airlines Expands Its Service To Bengaluru

Ethiopian Airlines Expands Its Service To Bengaluru

Ghana 2019-10-31

Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has launched a passenger flight to Bengaluru, India, from Sunday October 27.

The capital of the Indian State of Karnataka, Bengaluru, is...

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Russia-ghana Relations Must Be Based On Trade, Investment And Co-operation - Nana Addo

Russia-ghana Relations Must Be Based On Trade, Investment And Co-operation - Nana Addo

Ghana 2019-10-25

President Akufo-Addo(left),Vladimir Putin(right)

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