Legal setback to MTN planned listing in Nigeria


MTN LAGOS, (CAJ News) – A LEGAL practitioner has approached courts to stop MTN from listing its shares in the Nigeria Stock Exchange pending the determination of a suit between him, the telecommunications giant and four other firms. Dr Charles Mekwunye is seeking an order of interlocutory injunction from the Court of Appeal restraining MTN, More...

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By On Monday, March 26th, 2018

Huawei drives Cameroon’s flourishing digital economy

YAOUNDE, (CAJ News) – CAMEROON and Huawei, the technology firm, have laid the groundwork for a strong digital economy in the Central African country. This comes after Cameroon President Paul Biya on Friday led More...

By On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Bill Gates assesses investment impact in Nigeria

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – PHILANTHROPIST businessman, Bill Gates, is visiting Nigeria to see first-hand the progress the country is making on primary healthcare provision, polio eradication, nutrition and financial More...

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By On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

World Bank backs Nigeria economic diversification plans

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – PLANS by Nigeria to place mining at the centre of diversifying the economy from the oil industry have received a timely boost from the World Bank. The bank announced it had developed More...

Ghana’s forests
By On Friday, May 5th, 2017

Gas price hike a threat to Ghana’s forests

from MASAHUDU KUNATEH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – THE price hike in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), a major source of fuel for Ghanaians is hitting locals hard in the pockets as well as threatening More...

Seven Energy
By On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Maheshwari new Seven Energy CEO

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – SEVEN Energy, the integrated gas company in southeast Nigeria, has appointed Manish Maheshwari as Chief Executive Officer.He succeeds Phillip Ihenacho, who had informed the company in 2016 More...

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By On Monday, March 27th, 2017

SA firms upbeat at West Africa investment potential

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African businesspeople who participated in a week-long trade and investment mission to Ghana and Nigeria are optimistic of tangible results in the near future. The Department of Trade More...

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By On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Economic troubles drive Nigeria internet adoption down

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – THE decline in internet subscriptions in Nigeria has been blamed on the West African country’s prevailing economic challenges. Latest data released by the Nigeria Communications Commission More...

By On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Technology disrupting Africa’s financial sector

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – EXPERTS from around the continent will gather at Lagos, the economic hub of Nigeria to discuss the future of the financial services sector in the wake of a flurry of technologies rapidly More...

By On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

MTN loses top Africa ranking after Nigeria troubles

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, More...