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Thu,26Apr2018

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Lola Kassim: "We don’t sell rider details"

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Uber has made moves to grab a big market share in Ghana and Nigeria, but faces challenges from local operators and their host governments

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Nigeria's tech pioneer: 'The future is not to rely on US accelerators'

Bosun Tijani, Chief executive and co-founder of Co-Creation Hub, Nigeria - Martyn Hicks Photography/Indigo Trust

A key pioneer of the Nigerian tech start-up scene, Tijani is adamant that only local ecosystems can sustain the sector and prevent an exodus of talent to the West

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Brazil in Africa: 'We need to reinvent ourselves'

João Bosco Monte President, Brazil Africa Institute - Credit: Carlos Silva/Mapa
Bosco Monte is working to revive the interest of Brazilian companies in Africa, a continent that was once a key priority in Brazil’s foreign trade and investment policy

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ITW: Jubril Adewale Tinubu, CEO Oando: We all got a bit heady with $100 oil

ubril Adewale Tinubu, Group Chief Executive, Oando, Nigeria - Credits: Benedikt von Loebell/World Economic Forum:
After reshuffling a debt mountain that had become untenable in the face of low oil prices, Oando has found a way to survive the crash by focusing on the higher end of the market

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NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona: “We don’t make a lot of noise!”

NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona, Founder, N. Dowuona & Company, Ghana - All rights reserved
In a country known for its lawyers, Botchway-Dowuona has carved out a niche at the very top with her expertise advising on property and construction deals

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'Nigeria's government is hurting the private sector': Herbert Wigwe, chief executive officer of Access Bank

Group Managing Director of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe - Copyright all rights reserve
ITW: Group Managing Director of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe: "Governement is hurting the private sector"

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'It's absolutely business as usual': Mike Brown, chief executive officer of Nedbank

Nedbank CEO Mike Brown - © Martin Rhodes
 
The announcement of a “managed separation” of Old Mutual’s global and emerging-market assets finally brings some clarity for Nedbank, which has lived with uncertainty over the intentions of Old Mutual South Africa for several years.

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