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Anadarko petroleum, Électricité de France announce sale and purchase agreement of natural gas

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced MozambiqueLNG1 Company Pte. Ltd., the jointly owned sales entity of the Mozambique Area 1 co-venturers, has entered into a long-term LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Électricité de France, S.A., (EDF). The off-take agreement calls for the supply of 1.2 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) for a term of […]

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France gave Nigeria N150 billion in 2017

The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to France, Dr Modupe Irele, on Tuesday reported that France contributed about N150 billion(350 million euros) to Nigeria in 2017. Irele told newsmen in Lagos that the sum was dispensed as delicate advances to the Federal and State Governments, and additionally the private segment. “It is assessed […]

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Trump arrives France (Video)

President @EmmanuelMacron,Thank you for inviting Melania and myself to such a historic celebration in France. #BastilleDay #14juillet — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 14, 2017


France to invest 1billion Euros in Nigeria’s oil & gas

Calls Nigeria its best trading partner in Africa   The French government has said that it has set aside about one billion euros to be invested in the Nigeria Oil and Gas industry, stating that Nigeria remains her first economic trading partner in Africa. France Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency, Denys Gauer, declared this when […]

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Defiant France residents celebrate terror attacks exactly one week after

Demonstrations have been banned under France’s highly sensitive situation, however many French specialists and social figures have asked individuals to make a great deal of “clamor and light”, by turning on music and lights, at 21:20 (20:20 GMT) on Friday to stamp the careful time a week prior that the assaults started.

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France hits ISIL in Syria

The office of president Francois Hollande’s declared on Sunday said that “France has hit Syria” taking into account data from French surveillance flights sent not long ago. There were no further points of details. France has been firing air strikes on ISIL fanatics in Iraq as a major aspect of the US-drove coalition since a […]

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We must stop foreign funding of Muslims in France – Manuel Valls

It appears that France Prime Minister, Manuel Valls is concerned about the problems of strife and terrorism made by Islamic sects squads such as Alqueda or ISIS. In a strong public address, he urged that France must stop funding of Muslim organizations in the country by foreign organization. Other nations may consider taking the same […]

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Nigerians travelling to France BEWARE! The most dangerous city in France

The good people of Nigeria love speaking the French language. I can say that in fact, French is the next most widely spoken language in Nigeria, as anyone from any ethnic tribe can say a greeting to you in the French language, while a few of them may not be able to say a greeting […]

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Mass Loaded Vinyl (MLV) Barrier Reduce Airborne Sound Insuation Material

  MLVinsulation is a professional mass loaded vinyl manufactory. MLVinsulation is specialized in the R&D, manufacturing, marketing and sales of MLVand vibration damping products, and we are a high-tech company, being able to provide customers perfect sound insulation materials. MLV Barrier Reducing Airborne Noise Insuation Materials 1.Easily to cut, saw & trim 2.Aesthetically pleasing 3.Environment-friendly 4.Excellent […]

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WorldRemit to launch instant money transfers to Kenya

Global digital money transfer service WorldRemit has joined forces with Diamond Trust Bank Kenya Limited (DTB) to further expand money transfer in the region. WorldRemit’s mobile-first, digital model allows the Kenyan diaspora to send money in a few taps directly from their phones – without the inconvenience of visiting a bricks and mortar agent. With […]

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UBA declares profit before tax of N105.3 billion

United Bank for Africa has announced its audited results for the financial year ended December 31, 2017, showing significant growth in the contribution and market share from its pan-African subsidiaries, among other positive trends in the financial performance. The pan-African financial institution’s audited results showed that gross earnings grew substantially to N462 billion, up by 20 […]

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Commercial Blackout Anti Noise Living Room Curtains Blankets

  SoundBlanketCurtain is a manufacturing and trading company majoring in the exporting sound blanket and sound curtain in Guangzhou, China. As the factory of acoustic materials for years in China, we started to set up our own unique products and thus sound blanket and noise absorbing curtains were created. Commercial Blackout Anti Sound Living Rooms Curtain Noise […]

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Growing demand for senior leaders in burgeoning African fintech sector

With the rapid and sustained growth of the fintech sector in East Africa, particularly in Kenya, there has been a sharp rise in demand for skilled leaders to fill positions, and companies are looking globally – and to South Africa specifically – in their talent search. “Because of the limited supply of leaders who have […]

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2018: List of countries eligible to earn from Microsoft Rewards

The full list of countries, regions, and languages supported now include: Australia: English Belgium: Dutch and French Brazil: Portuguese Canada: English Canada: French Canadian France: French Germany: German Hong Kong: Chinese Traditional and English Ireland: English Italy: Italian Japan: Japanese Mexico: Spanish Netherlands: Dutch New Zealand: English Norway: Norwegian Singapore: English Spain: Spanish Sweden: Swedish […]

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IFC, MIGA Boards invest $400 to reduce Ugandan electricity costs

The Board of Directors of IFC and MIGA have approved a plan to refinance more than $400 million of loans to Bujagali Energy Limited and provide up to $423 million in guarantees in support of the Bujagali hydropower project, with the aim to help reduce electricity costs in Uganda, where only one in five people […]

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Photo: The A6GCS Berlinetta is ‘remarkably nimble and sure-footed with the accent upon good handling. This characteristic was brilliantly demonstrated in period by Luigi Musso’s third place overall in the 1,000-mile race of 1954, followed by Francesco Giardini’s fourth-overall in the 1955 event – both of them driving 2-1itre A6GCS cars.” – Bonhams


Russia says Tillerson’s Africa comments inappropriate

Russian foreign minister says Tillerson’s comments inappropriate * African states balance relations with Washington and Beijing * Tillerson says Ethiopia should move on from state of emergency * Analysts say Trump has focused on security concerns over trade (Updates with quote on Ethiopia’s state of emergency) By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA, March 8 (Reuters) – […]

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Business: African Development Bank makes senior management appointments

The President of the African Development Bank, Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina, is pleased to announce the following Senior Management appointments: Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research Dr. Hanan Morsy The African Development Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Hanan Morsy as Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research, with effect from March 12, 2018. Dr. […]

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How it feels riding a bicycle from China from Lagos

A Chinese female cyclist, Huang Shuang , who rode from Morocco to Lagos , Nigeria , within five months , says she is convinced that anybody can achieve anything he or she determines to do . Huang , also known as CICI , told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos on Monday that she […]


AI warn regarding hate speech

The world is reaping the terrifying consequences of hate-filled rhetoric that threatens to normalize massive discrimination against marginalized groups, Amnesty International warned today as it launched its annual assessment of human rights. Last year our world was immersed in crises, with prominent leaders offering us a nightmarish vision of a society blinded by hatred and […]

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Amokachi: My twins will play for Nigeria

Former Super Eagles striker, Daniel Amokachi who declared himself Super Eagles number one fan still has that patriotic zeal running in his veins like in the days he played for Nigeria. The USA ’94, France ’98 and Korea-Japan 2002 World Cup star has said he would want to see his twin sons follow the path […]


Pipedrive says South Africans are the best salespeople in the world

Global sales CRM platform, Pipedrive, has published its annual ‘Global Sales Review 2017’ report analyzing tens of thousands of sales teams worldwide. The anonymized metadata provides a snapshot of sales performances across 34 different countries, and spans a range of sectors. Insights from Pipedrive’s user base of 70,000 companies help the platform to design valuable […]

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African markets factors Feb. 5, 2018

EVENTS: *Kenya Tea Directorate releases tea production, earnings statistics for 2017 GLOBAL MARKETS Asian shares fell the most in over a year on Monday as fears of resurgent inflation battered bonds, toppled Wall Street from record highs and sparked speculation that central banks globally might be forced to tighten policy more aggressively. WORLD OIL PRICES […]

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Nigerian women bobsled team prepare to make history at 2018 Winter Olympic Games

As Nigerian women bobsled team prepare to make history at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Nigeria Bobsled and Skeleton Federation president, Solomon Ogba stated that the sport will attract more Nigerians from home and abroad. Ogba was speaking during an event organised by Travelstart Nigeria and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines to […]

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ADS-B signs deal with ASECNA to deploy space-based surveillance tech

American based Aireon that operates a space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast (ADS-B) to enable global air traffic surveillance, has signed a data services agreement with the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA). ASECNA, created in December 1959 is an international public organization of 18 members States which headquarters is located in […]


Football Transfer: Do you know Mourinho’s January 2018 target?

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly eyeing an ambitious move for Antoine Griezmann with the transfer window having reopened. The France international was close to joining the Red Devils in the summer, but Atleti’s failure to overturn a transfer ban urged the forward to stay put at the Wanda Metropolitano. Read full story


AfDB launches Presidential Youth Advisory Group

  The President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina, has launched the Presidential Youth Advisory Group (PYAG) to provide insights and innovative solutions for job creation for Africa’s youth, as outlined in the Bank’s Jobs for Youth in Africa Strategy (JfYA) ( The Jobs for Youth in Africa initiative aims at creating […]

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African markets factors to watch Oct. 31, 2017

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. – – – – – GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks were mostly sluggish on Tuesday after weakness on Wall Street, while the dollar sagged following news that investigators probing Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. […]

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African markets factors Oct. 30, 2017

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Monday. – – – – – GLOBAL MARKETS Asian shares climbed on Monday, as technology stocks were bolstered by solid earnings from U.S. tech stalwarts and on strong pre-orders for Apple’s iPhone X, while oil […]

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Factors to watch African markets Oct. 27, 2017

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. – – – – – GLOBAL MARKETS Asian shares gained on Friday as technology shares were boosted by upbeat earnings from U.S. high-tech giants while the euro hovered near three-month low against the dollar […]

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