Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, director general of the National Pension Commission of Nigeria, discusses the pension reform act in the country.» Read More
ABUJA, July 1- Nigeria should merge its debt-laden airlines and create a national carrier in partnership with a global airline to boost revenue and create jobs, a ruling party strategy report seen by Reuters on Wednesday shows. Muhammadu Buhari, who was sworn in as president of Africa's top oil producer and biggest economy on May 29, is considering...
JOHANNESBURG, June 29- Packed tightly at a row of graffitied desks in an overcrowded classroom, students at Masiqhakaze Secondary School near Johannesburg shiver as a chilly breeze blows through broken windows. In a 2015 report the World Economic Forum ranked South Africa last in the quality of mathematics and science education and close to last at 139 out of...
Adewale Tinubu, group CEO of Oando PLC, discusses oil prices, Nigeria's economy and how to stimulate domestic demand.
Nigeria is probing whether it was short-changed by deals to swap crude for refined products, the state oil company, traders and a security source said.
ABUJA, June 13- Nigerian authorities have launched an investigation to determine whether the government has been short-changed by a state oil company scheme to swap crude for refined products, the company, three oil traders and a security source said. The contracts, known as offshore processing agreements are between Pipelines and Product Marketing Co, a...
Blackstone Group has strengthened its ties to Nigeria, the West African country where it could put big money to work.
Twitter may be able to help control disease outbreaks even in developing countries in Africa, a study suggests.
Bob Diamond, founder of Atlas Mara and former chief executive of Barclays, discusses investing in Africa.
Amy Jadesimi, managing director of Lile, says the Nigerian oil industry will benefit if President Buhari's plans to emphasize rule of law is delivered.
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and faces a tough battle to diversify an economy reliant on oil and hampered by terrorism and corruption.
Bolaji Osunsanya, president of the Nigerian Gas Association and CEO of Oando Gas & Power, discusses the issues the new Nigerian president must address in the gas industry.
Nigeria's leading cellphone provider warns it needs diesel to prevent shutting down services countrywide.
The New York metropolitan area gobbles up more energy than any other major city in the world, according to new research.
Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, Nigerian minister for Agriculture, says that Nigeria needs to continue to diversify its economy even more.
Miguel Azevedo, Citi's head of investment banking, says Nigeria is currently more interesting than South Africa in terms of investment potential
Investors pushed up Nigerian securities following a historic election this week, but will the optimism last?
The opposition party led by former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari is claiming victory in the Nigerian presidential vote. CNBC Africa's Godfrey Mutizwa reports the latest results.
CNBC Africa's Godfrey Mutizwa, brings you the latest in Nigeria's countdown towards electing a president, and what the results are suggesting so far.
Once a darling of emerging market investors, the slump in oil prices mean Nigeria’s economy is seen continuing to slow after this weekend’s elections.
As results for the elections in Nigeria start to come out, Anna Rosenberg, sub-Saharan Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, says the most recent results are "encouraging," and discusses the likely scenarios depending on who wins.