West Africa

Nigeria’s improving business climate

Nigeria has risen rapidly in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Index in recent years, but many challenges remain. Dianna Games examines the problems still holding the economy back

Renewables bring light to Nigeria

Renewable energy offers solutions to Nigeria’s chronic energy shortages and big opportunities for investment. Dianna Games reports

Dangote eyes future beyond cement

The business empire of Africa’s richest man is expanding. Dianna Games analyses the Dangote Group’s moves into oil and its growing operations in food production

Uncertain outlook for Nigerian economy

After battling to emerge from the aftershocks of the 2016-17 recession, Nigeria is faced by the new challenges of Covid-19 and a fresh plunge in oil prices. How will the economy fare?