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The Intersection of Journalism and Foreign Aid
The University of Leeds is conducting an interesting symposium examining the link between foreign aid and journalism, particularly in Africa and South America. How do you think foreign aid has impacted our journalistic int...Continue Reading
South African Rand Leapfrogs Nigerian Naira As Africa’s T...
From (South African Rand) The South African rand has regained its position as Africa’s top currency, leapfrogging the Nigerian naira this week. This comes after four major events in recent months: th...Continue Reading
MTN Names Citigroup, Standard Bank as Nigeria Listing Adv...
MTN Group Ltd. appointed units of Citigroup Inc. and Standard Bank Group Ltd. as advisers on a planned listing of the wireless company’s Nigeria business on the country’s local stock exchange, part of a deal struck with th...Continue Reading
Afropreneurs: Meet Aina Fadina, The Creative Force Behind...
Our new regular series, ‘Afropreneurs,’ gives our team here at Okayafrica the opportunity to bring to the fore the faces and minds of the brilliant entrepreneurs powering Africa’s most innovative and creative brands, chall...Continue Reading
Liverpool Youngster Taiwo Awoniyi Set to Join NEC Nijmege...
​Liverpool are set to send out a third youngster this week out on loan with Taiwo Awoniyi set to join NEC Nijmegen in the Netherlands on a loan deal, according to the ​Liverpool Echo. The Nigerian youngster joined the M...Continue Reading
Nigerian business directory VConnect receives upgrades fo...
Nigeria’s largest search engine, VConnect, has received a facelift, making it easier to find local businesses in the country. According to a press release sent to Ventureburn, the website lists over 1.2-million business...Continue Reading