MTN loses top Africa ranking after Nigeria troubles

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MTN LAGOS, (CAJ News) – SAMSUNG, the electronics firm, has defied the controversy around its flagship model last year to emerge as the continent’s most-admired brand. It has knocked mobile operator, MTN, to that accolade as the South African-headquartered firm still reels from its own mishaps in Nigeria, Africa’s biggest economy. Regulators More...

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By On Monday, February 27th, 2017
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Nigeria emerges a key market for Facebook

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – FACEBOOK has reiterated the importance of Nigeria as a key market.Chris Cox, Chief Product Officer at Facebook, made the sentiments in Lagos where he is to speak at the Social Media Week. “The More...

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By On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Banks welcome CBN measures of foreign exchange

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE move by the Central Bank of Nigeria to channel over 370 million to the foreign exchange market is seen as a blow to the parallel market that has been thriving on the shortage of foreign More...

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By On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Global oil exporters cushion Boko Haram victims

MAIDUGURI, (CAJ News) – MORE than 2 million famine-stricken Nigerians are to benefit from an emergency assistance grant the World Food Programme (WFP) has secured from the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting More...

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By On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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AFC in Guinea maiden mega mining investment

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AN international consortium, including the Lagos-based Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), is set to invest in Alufer Mining to fund the development of Guinea-Conakry’s high grade bauxite More...

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By On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Nigeria a key market for Italy in 2017

ITALY Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano LAGOS, (CAJ News) – ITALY Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Angelino Alfano, says Nigeria will be a More...

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By On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Maiden AFC Islamic bond over-subscribed

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – AFRICA Finance Corporation (AFC), the Lagos-based pan-African multilateral development finance institution , has issued the highest-ever rated Sukuk (Islamic bond) from an African institution. Following More...

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By On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Diverse positions persist over Naira devaluation

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – RAND Merchant Bank (RMB), the international markets watcher, believes politics is prevailing over economic realities on the deadlock around the valuation of the Naira against the Dollar. There More...

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By On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Rebranded forum shapes Central Africa energy’s future

YAOUNDE, (CAJ News) – CENTRAL Africa’s prime energy summit will return to Cameroon in November under a new name and eager to build on the success of the last edition held last November in the region’s More...

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By On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Yi welcomes Nigeria stance on One-China policy

Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi & Nigeria President Muhammadi Buhari ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA’S ordering of Taiwan to move its unofficial embassy from Abuja highlights the West African country’s More...