Nigerian youths shot dead in spat over oil


ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN police are accused of killing three youths southeast of the country where locals are opposed to oil extraction by international companies. The trio was allegedly killed in Luebe community in Ogoniland on Sunday. The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni people (MOSOP) said the youths had attempted to stop the More...

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By On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Ghana’s Asante appointed MTN Vice President

Ebenezer Twum Asante ACCRA, (CAJ News) – MTN Group has appointed Ebenezer Asante as Vice President (VP) of the expanded Southern and East Africa and Ghana (SEAGHA) region. Asante is currently the Chief More...

Africa Code Week session in Nigeria
By On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Nigeria massively supports Africa Code Week

Africa Code Week session in Nigeria ABUJA -NIGERIA, Africa’s most populous country and biggest economy, has endorsed an award-winning digital literacy initiative aimed at bridging the digital and gender skills More...

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By On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

MTN optimising network quality in South Africa

Business Reporter JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MTN South Africa is optimising network quality in major cities across South Africa with Rustenburg, northwest of the country, now covered by the firm’s rollout More...

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By On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Industry counts losses from Nigeria economic slump

From OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS, (CAJ News) – Unfavourable foreign exchange rates, bad roads,unavailability of fuel, limited access to credit, policy inconsistency,lack of Infrastructure, unstable More...

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By On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Criticism trails Trump’s sale of aircraft to Nigeria military

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA’S military has accused media and critics of perpetrating a smear campaign following the recent multimillion-dollar sale of anti-terror aircraft by the United States. The administration More...

By On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Nigeria takes lead in SAP Africa Code Week

From OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS, (CAJ News) – OVER 200 teachers, volunteers and unemployed graduates are set to undergo training as Nigeria takes on a leading role in the build-up to the SAP Africa More...

By On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Survey reveals Nigeria rising trend of gambling

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – DRIVEN by the quest for quick money, high rate of unemployment and even greed, betting and gambling are increasingly becoming popular among Nigeria’s bulging youth population and sports More...

Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam and co-chair of WEF Africa 2017
By On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Uphill task for African leaders to address inequality

Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director of Oxfam and co-chair of WEF Africa 2017 DURBAN, (CAJ News) – SWAZILAND, Nigeria and South Africa, respectively, are the world’s most unequal countries, an international More...

Three of WEF's top five African women innovators (photo via
By On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

WEF: best African female tech entrepreneurs named

Three of WEF’s top five African women innovators (photo via DURBAN, (CAJ News) – TWO entrepreneurs from the host country, a similar number from Nigeria and two from the East African More...