Month: March 2018

Mozambique to become an International LNG Supplier

The government of Mozambique has given Anadarko Petroleum Corporation the official approval for the Golfinho/Atum field development plan. What the development outlines is the integrated onshore project from the reservoir to the LNG market and is a culmination of the substantial progress made...

South African raised it Sales Tax for the first time in 25 years.

In order to help bridge a gap in the government budget, South Africa is to raise its Value Added Tax (VAT)  for the first time in 25 years.   The Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s mentioned this as part of...

New Software “LIB School” to be introduced into Liberia Education System

Mohammed A. Pussah II, founder and  CEO of  Malie Technology Incorporated has a new software called LIB School to address the educational problems of Liberia.  The software will have a great effect on Liberia education system. What the software...

Afrisam, innovative company in the building Industry

Afrisam is a well-respected African brand that has earned the trust of many in the past 80 years delivering superior quality construction materials and technical solutions. The company has contributed significantly to infrastructure and development by providing cement, aggregate...

30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs in Africa Nominations

This is the seventh year Forbes is recognizing influential and exceptional young entrepreneurs and innovators who are contributing to Africa’s future by building companies that rewrite the old trend. Forbes is looking for 30 of Africas brightest, most influential and unsung young...

Global Bitcoin Site Now In South Africa And Nigeria

With Cryptocurrency gradually taking over the world of finance, an easier way to transact in bitcoin is not a surprise. International  Bitcoin Company, BitX with services in South Africa rebranded as Luno in January 2017 has launched its  Bitcoin ...

Modeling casting call in Nigeria by arcademodelsng

Arcade Modelling Agency in Nigeria focuses on fashion, runway, commercial and photo modelling is seeking fresh faces in the modelling industry. The requirements are flexible as interested models need no experience to attend. The event is on Saturday 24th February 2018,...

Fashion Education in Ghana

The fashion Industry has always had a market so for many to invest in it is not a surprise. It has opened an endless list of opportunities to the youth. Today Educational institutions now either have fashion lessons as...

Demand for the Export of Hibiscus to from Nigeria to Mexico

There has been a huge demand for hibiscus from America, Asia and Europe. In the meantime, the country has exported 1,983 containers of hibiscus to Mexico generating 35 million to Mexico in 2017. Dr. Vincent Isegbe the Coordination Director...

Nigerian Property Owners In UK panic over new laws

The Federal Ministry of Finance Voluntary  Assets and Income Declaration Scheme  (VAIDs) was bombarded with calls causing the lines to crash. It was assumed that the calls were related to the new UK regulation on Unexplained Wealth Orders (UWOs).  image  source:http://housebuyers4u.co.uk...

Nigerias Naira to be accepted in the UK as a trade currency

The Naira is soon to be added to currencies for trade transactions in the U.K. It will become one of the three currencies for trade transactions in the West African sub-region as declared by the UK Export Finance Agency....

A $3.5million Business School has been built in Nigeria by Africa’s Richest Man

Story from Forbes; Aliko Dangote has donated $3.5 million building to the Bayero University, Kano in Northern Nigeria. He was congratulated by his friend Femi Otedola in this instagram post. The opening ceremony of Dangote Business School was attended...

Tax Agreement Signed Between Ghana and Ireland

An Agreement has been signed between Ghana and theRepublic of Ireland in a move to increase trade with West Africa. The agreement was signed by Irelands ambassador to the Republic of Ghana Sean Hoy and Ghana’s minister for Finance and...

Still open for nominations: AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture + Innovation

Celebrating innovation and sustainability , the AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture and Innovation is still open for submissions in the following four categories: Sustainable Architecture Research in Sustainability Sustainable Products and Technology Sustainable Social Programmes. The award is sponsored...

Meet SolarTurtle, securely designed and portable

Attempting to address power generation in rural communities off electricity grids, SolarTurtle delivers portable solar products with a focus on schools. While Africa goes through solar revolution with solar powered kiosks and containers already available, the SolarTurtle stands out as it is designed...