Tagged in: Nigeria


Strategic Lagos highway nears completion

A $209m highway under construction in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos will be ready by the end of 2020, the firm leading the project has said.…

What lies ahead for Africa in 2020?

African Business looks forward to 2020, with analysis of political and economic trends and predictions of what lies ahead from the region’s top economists.

Scepticism follows Russia-Nigeria deal announcements

Nigeria had much to celebrate when deals were struck at the Russia-Africa Summit in October, but as Will McBain reports, there are doubts about whether all of the projects will be implemented.

The winners and losers of Africa’s new trade zone

The success of Africa’s new free-trade area requires a delicate balancing act between opening markets up and protecting smaller players, writes regional head at Absa Group Limited Bohani Hlungwane.

Nigerian mining revival in the works

After decades of neglect, Nigeria’s mining and minerals sector is showing signs of recovery as the authorities seek to diversify the economy away from its dependence on oil.…