Women in Ghana Own 46 Percent of Businesses – Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs

Women in Ghana own 46 percent of businesses – Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs Following the release of the Mastercard Index of Women’s Entrepreneurship (MIWE), it has been revealed that 46.4 percent of businesses in Ghana are owned by women, making it one of the top performing African countries highlighted in the index. The MIWE…

Africa’s Single Aviation Market Takes Off in February 2018

African countries have adopted further initiatives to implement a single market for the continent, an attempt to stimulate economic growth with open skies to replicate Europe. After years of marathon negotiations African Union (AU) officials expect dozens of the continent’s countries to launch the African single air transport market by the end of this month. Of…

Dangote’s Bloomberg Interview: Refinery in Nigeria 2019, No Home Outside Nigeria, Wants to Own Arsenal FC

Aliko Dangote, Nigerian businessman and richest man in Africa, says his refinery which is under construction will be completed in the last quarter of 2017. In a recent interview with Bloomberg, the chief executive officer of Dangote Group shared his business ideals and the next step for his business empire. Here are 10 key topics he…

The Latest Business Ranking: Is Nigeria Out of the Woods Yet?

  The Latest Business Ranking: Is Nigeria Out of the Woods Yet? By Deloitte November 6, 2017 Stakeholders in and outside Nigeria would be elated to read the latest Doing Business Report of the World Bank which sees Nigeria, “the Crippled Giant”, leaping to 145th among 190 economies on the ease of doing business. Nigeria…