Gambia's autocratic leader Yahya Jammeh, who once declared that he would rule over the country for "a billion years", has been swept from power in a stunning defeat at the polls.
- Friday, 02 December 2016 21:28
- Mark Anderson
- Thursday, 01 December 2016 15:21
Nigeria's United Bank for Africa (UBA) has secured a $150m loan deal with the African Development Bank (AfDB) to support infrastructure projects in Africa's top economy, the bank said on Thursday.
- Friday, 25 November 2016 08:36
French oil major Total, the Ivorian state oil company and four other partners have formally established a consortium to build a liquid natural gas (LNG) import terminal meant to feed the country's growing electricity consumption.
- Thursday, 24 November 2016 15:50
- Eromo Egbejule in Yaba
When Facebook-founder Mark Zuckerberg visited Lagos’s burgeoning tech and startup hub it confirmed what Nigerians already knew: Yabacon Valley is the future. The Africa Report feels the full force of acceleration
- Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:44
Nigeria's parliament summoned the country's oil minister on Tuesday to clarify details of oil and gas infrastructure agreements worth $80bn with Chinese companies and a $15bn deal with India.
- Monday, 21 November 2016 06:12
Nigeria's economy can expand by 2.5% next year, rebounding from a recession entered in the second quarter, as long it can keep oil output at 2.2m barrels per day, a senior Moody's analyst said.