West Africa

Nigeria’s timely release of N150bn sukuk

Nigeria announced its latest N150bn sukuk in May. The funds are ring-fenced for road-related projects and the bonds are aimed at deepening financial inclusion in the country

Nigerian tailors join PPE rush

The wearing of face masks to protect against Covid-19 is now compulsory in Nigeria. Linus Unah reports on how local tailors have been working to meet the demand