African Business reporter Will McBain helped to coach the Gambian boxing team for their Olympic qualifiers. How did they fare amid the jabs and hooks of the Senegal tournament?
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
Nigeria’s need to limit imports and boost domestic production of tomatoes is providing a business opportunity for some of its largest conglomerates, as Linus Unah reports
Renewable energy offers solutions to Nigeria’s chronic energy shortages and big opportunities for investment. Dianna Games reports
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
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?
Amid fears of a spike in coronavirus cases in Africa’s most populous country, small traders and businessmen are struggling to survive due to measures taken to prevent the spread of the virus
Lagos has banned commercial motorbikes and rickshaws to prevent transport chaos, but would regulation be a better solution?
The Nigerian government has launched a $732m investment plan to roll out high-speed broadband and boost the economy.
T-bills and bonds have been knocked off their perch. Equities are now coming increasingly into fashion – a healthy step for the Nigerian economy