Lamido Sanusi, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, says the country will see an impact from a change in US monetary policy.
Olusegun Olutoyin Aganga, trade minister of Nigeria, says that revenue from oil has allowed Nigeria to diversify its economy.
In a first on CNBC interview with CNBC's Steve Sedgwick, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Finance Minister of Nigeria describes what the country must do to boost growth.
Lamido Sanusi, governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria, tells CNBC that emerging markets have a "short window" to fix internal issues, in order to reduce the impact tapering will have.
Olusegun Aganga, Nigerian minister of industry, trade and investment, says the Nigerian government has "an industrial revolution planned" as well as a "strong, robust" macro-economic background.
Africa's rapid economic growth has lured top American private equity firms to invest, including The Carlyle Group and Blackstone.
Davinder Sikand, partner at private equity firm the Abraaj Group, says that Africa's growing urbanisation and middle class will drive the continent's growth.
OPEC oil exporters agreed on Friday to leave output policy unchanged on Friday as oil held around the group's preferred level of $100 a barrel.
It is a slowdown in demand – not a U.S. shale oil revolution – that poses the biggest threat to OPEC, ministers told CNBC on Friday.
Oil traders should not lose too much sleep worrying about what OPEC, often unpredictable and quarrelsome in the past, will do when it meets next week.
Julian Roberts, CEO of international long-term savings group, Old Mutual, tells CNBC that they¿ve reshaped there business to drive growth in Sub Saharan Africa, where sales grew by 18 percent.
Graham Stock, chief strategist at Insparo Asset Management, talks about African growth opportunities, which sectors to tap into and how investors' perception is worse than reality.
Pravin Jamnadas Gordhan and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the finance ministers of South Africa and Nigeria, discuss the impact of euro zone turmoil and a slowing China on their countries.
A dramatic shift in how energy is being produced and consumed around the world could lead to far-reaching changes in the geopolitical order.
Godwin Emefiele, CEO of Zenith Bank, tells CNBC about the banks second listing on the London Stock Exchange.
Graham Stock, chief strategist at Insparo Asset Management, tells CNBC that violence against expatriates in Nigeria doesn't change his investment strategy in the country.
Somali pirates released a Greek-owned oil tanker and 26 crew members seized 10 months ago in the Arabian Sea.
Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy Aspects Ltd, tells CNBC why increasing unrest in countries like Nigeria and Iran is starting to affect oil production and supply.
Seven foreign hostages kidnapped last month by a Nigerian Islamist group from a construction firm's compound have been killed, the Italian and Greek Foreign Ministries said.
Ruchir Sharma, managing director at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, tells CNBC that the BRIC era is now over and he is searching for new breakout nations, such as Nigeria.