Weekly Brief w/c 2/06

Ghana Predicted Fastest Growing Economy in 2019 The IMF predicts Ghana to be the world’s fastest growing economy in 2019 estimating that GDP will rise 8.8% this year. This is double the pace of emerging…

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Weekly Brief 26/05

Nigerian Economy Missing the Mark After Nigeria’s 2016 economic recession the Nigerian government launched its “Economic Recovery and Growth Plan” (ERGP) Latest data from Nigeria’s statistics bureau (NBS) shows the plan is well off-course: the…

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Ride Hailing Technology in Africa – A Welcomed Disruption?

In most major cities ride-hailing technology has become part of everyday life (I personally could not imagine mine without my Uber app!) In recent years the disruptive industry has launched in Africa with large players…

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The Fashionomics Series: Erenti

“Working with Nigerian tailors has given me the opportunity to combine the style and insights of the diaspora with the Nigerian market.” Osborne Ojarimoni – Founder and Designer of Erenti (Ee-ren-ti) _____ The third and final…

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The Fashionomics Series: ONCHEK.com

“Focusing on Made in Africa is so empowering because there is just so much opportunity.” Chekwas Okafor – Founder, ONCHEK.com _______ The African Luxury series continues this week with an interview with Chekwas Okafor Founder…

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