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People to watch: Nigeria

Iyinoluwa AboyejiMaking money, hatching plans

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Nigeria's indigenous oil services companies say major oil projects are not moving fast enough

 

twitterBank-Anthony Okoroafor, Chairman, Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria (Petan) thinks that major projects are not moving fast enough. The spokesman for Nigeria’s indigenous oil services companies tells The Africa Report what’s changed in five years

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Africa's post-manufacturing future

 
 

Denis Allard/REARobots and artificial intelligence are upending traditional pathways to industrialisation and threatening the jobs that go with it. The Africa Report scours the continent for the best strategies for survival and evolution

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China's EximBank approves $1.3 billion for Guinea hydro plant

A local restaurant displays posters in Conakry, Guinea, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. Photo: Youssouf Bah/AP/SIPAChina's EximBank has approved $1.3 billion in financing for a 450 megawatt hydroelectric plant in Guinea that the West African country's government hopes will allow it to export electricity to neighbouring countries.

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Nigeria's self-reliance push: lights, camera, action

 

Florian Plaucheur/AFPThe opening credits are rolling on Nigeria’s promised epic: ‘Beyond Oil Dependency’, an uplifting tale of agro-processing plants, tech innovation, manufacturing investment and a multibillion-dollar entertainment industry – starring Yemi Osinbajo and Okechukwu Enelamah

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Nigeria's trade account turns positive in 2017 after recession

Nov. 17, 2015, cars drive past an MTN advertisement on the road in Lagos, Nigeria. Photo: Sunday Alamba/AP/SIPANigeria's trade account turned positive in 2017 as a rise in oil exports outweighed imports after dollar shortages frustrated transactions, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said.

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