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“Entrepreneurship is one of the ways we can develop Africa”: Tony Elumelu says to US officials at a virtual fireside chat

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Pulse-gh May 5, 2022 8:44 a.m.

During a virtual Fireside chat hosted by theUnited States Institute of Peace (USIP)and the Heritage Foundation on Building Entrepreneurship, Economic Opportunity and Peace in Africa, Elumelu explained that Africa's economic …

During a virtual Fireside chat hosted by theUnited States Institute of Peace (USIP)and the Heritage Foundation on Building Entrepreneurship, Economic Opportunity and Peace in Africa, Elumelu explained that Africa's economic …

10 African countries with the largest crude oil production output

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Pulse-gh May 5, 2022 7:36 a.m.

10 African countries with the largest crude oil production output in 2021 READ:10 countries with the most expensive household electricity prices in Africa Do note that Brent Crude (the benchmark …

10 African countries with the largest crude oil production output in 2021 READ:10 countries with the most expensive household electricity prices in Africa Do note that Brent Crude (the benchmark …

Black Market Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today 5th May 2022

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Naijanews May 5, 2022 5:46 a.m.

The exchange rate for a dollar to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)players buy a dollar for N570 and sell at N620 on Wednesday, 4th May, according to sources atBureau …

The exchange rate for a dollar to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)players buy a dollar for N570 and sell at N620 on Wednesday, 4th May, according to sources atBureau …

NFTs: A Marriage Of Convenience Between Art And Technology

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Naijanews May 5, 2022 5:34 a.m.

Beeple’s HUMAN ONE — $28.985 – HUMAN ONE sold on November 9, 2021 for a fee of $30m, closely linked to Beeple’s previous piece ‘Everydays’ according to an interview with …

Beeple’s HUMAN ONE — $28.985 – HUMAN ONE sold on November 9, 2021 for a fee of $30m, closely linked to Beeple’s previous piece ‘Everydays’ according to an interview with …

Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today, 5 May 2022

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Naijanews May 5, 2022 5:05 a.m.

According to the data obtained from theFMDQ, where Naira is traded officially, the exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at₦417.00/$1on Wednesday 4th, after it closed at₦419.00to …

According to the data obtained from theFMDQ, where Naira is traded officially, the exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at₦417.00/$1on Wednesday 4th, after it closed at₦419.00to …

Pounds To Naira Exchange Rate/Black Market Rate Today 5 May 2022

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Naijanews May 5, 2022 4:50 a.m.

The exchange rate for a pound to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)– Pounds exchaged for as low as₦700and as high as₦765on Thursday, May 5th 2022, according to sources atBureau …

The exchange rate for a pound to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)– Pounds exchaged for as low as₦700and as high as₦765on Thursday, May 5th 2022, according to sources atBureau …

World Bank To Review Poverty Index Over Inflation, Others

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 7:35 p.m.

In other words, the real value of $2.15 in 2017 prices is the same as $1.90 was in 2011 prices.” On the level of poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa, it stated, …

In other words, the real value of $2.15 in 2017 prices is the same as $1.90 was in 2011 prices.” On the level of poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa, it stated, …

GSM Telcos Proposes 40% Hike In Cost For Calls, SMS And Data Plans

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 7 p.m.

Excerpts from the report, are attached and marked ‘Annexure 2’ to provide a further illustration.” The firms reiterated that to survive the current economic hullabaloo, the commission should explore and …

Excerpts from the report, are attached and marked ‘Annexure 2’ to provide a further illustration.” The firms reiterated that to survive the current economic hullabaloo, the commission should explore and …

Power Firms Owe Banks N861.14bn – CBN

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 6:47 p.m.

The Federal Government officially privatised the six successor power generation companies and 11 distribution firms that were unbundled from the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria.

The Federal Government officially privatised the six successor power generation companies and 11 distribution firms that were unbundled from the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria.

Elon Musk to charge business, government users on Twitter a fee

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Pulse-gh May 4, 2022 12:45 p.m.

The paid-for extra service will add features such as an "undo tweet" button, bookmarks, and a reader mode, Twitter said. Since agreeing to buy Twitter, Mr Musk has said he …

The paid-for extra service will add features such as an "undo tweet" button, bookmarks, and a reader mode, Twitter said. Since agreeing to buy Twitter, Mr Musk has said he …

Ralph Mupita discusses the future of telecommunication in Africa

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Pulse-gh May 4, 2022 11:25 a.m.

Within the next few years, we will see a sector dominated by 2 to 3 major players who have the capabilities and capacity to rally massive amounts of capital investment …

Within the next few years, we will see a sector dominated by 2 to 3 major players who have the capabilities and capacity to rally massive amounts of capital investment …

Human capital, key to the structural transformation of the economy

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Connectionivoirienne May 4, 2022 11:01 a.m.

And this requires improving the quality of education, strengthening vocational and technical education, empowering women, as well as strengthening the quality of the performance of the health system. This project, …

And this requires improving the quality of education, strengthening vocational and technical education, empowering women, as well as strengthening the quality of the performance of the health system. This project, …

Sanlam and Allianz to combine resources across 29 African countries following €2 billion deal

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Pulse-gh May 4, 2022 8:44 a.m.

"In line with Sanlam’s stated strategy to become a leading Pan-African financial services group by driving operational excellence in core markets and selective expansion into high priority countries, the proposed …

"In line with Sanlam’s stated strategy to become a leading Pan-African financial services group by driving operational excellence in core markets and selective expansion into high priority countries, the proposed …

Aliko Dangote is now the 67th richest person in the world with a net worth of $20.7 billion

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Pulse-gh May 4, 2022 8:27 a.m.

The launch of his newly built $2.5 billion fertiliser plant in April, coupled with the surge in Dangote cement behemoth’s shares, has seen his net worth exceed $20.7 billion. In …

The launch of his newly built $2.5 billion fertiliser plant in April, coupled with the surge in Dangote cement behemoth’s shares, has seen his net worth exceed $20.7 billion. In …

Do workers in the Ivory Coast deserve to celebrate Labor Day?

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Connectionivoirienne May 4, 2022 7:50 a.m.

1- Work according to Larousse: According to the Larousse dictionary, work is the activity of man applied to production, creation... It is a set of operations specific to a particular …

1- Work according to Larousse: According to the Larousse dictionary, work is the activity of man applied to production, creation... It is a set of operations specific to a particular …

Meet the Fintechs in Financial Times’ fastest-growing companies in Africa in 2022

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Pulse-gh May 4, 2022 6:33 a.m.

A Wholly-Ghanaian-owned company and one of Africa’s leading financial services technology solutions providers, ITC has since 2001 developed various products and services geared towards financial inclusion and creating value for …

A Wholly-Ghanaian-owned company and one of Africa’s leading financial services technology solutions providers, ITC has since 2001 developed various products and services geared towards financial inclusion and creating value for …

Black Market Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today 4th May 2022

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 6:05 a.m.

While reiterating the need for all stakeholders to play positive roles in strengthening the continent’s financial growth, Idris observed that illicit financial flows contribute to terrorist activities and insecurity from …

While reiterating the need for all stakeholders to play positive roles in strengthening the continent’s financial growth, Idris observed that illicit financial flows contribute to terrorist activities and insecurity from …

Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today, 4 May 2022

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 5:45 a.m.

According to the data obtained from theFMDQ, where Naira is traded officially, the exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at₦417.30/$1on Friday 29th, after it closed at₦418.50to …

According to the data obtained from theFMDQ, where Naira is traded officially, the exchange rate between the naira and the US dollar opened at₦417.30/$1on Friday 29th, after it closed at₦418.50to …

Pounds To Naira Exchange Rate/Black Market Rate Today 4 May 2022

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Naijanews May 4, 2022 4:26 a.m.

The exchange rate for a pound to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)– Pounds exchaged for as low as₦700and as high as₦765on Wednesday, May 4th 2022, according to sources atBureau …

The exchange rate for a pound to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)– Pounds exchaged for as low as₦700and as high as₦765on Wednesday, May 4th 2022, according to sources atBureau …

Creation of an Ivorian Network of Civil Society Committed to Sun Nutrition (Riscen-sun)

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Connectionivoirienne May 3, 2022 8:10 p.m.

As for the second point arising from the diagnostic analysis of the context presented to the assembly, it was unanimously decided to set up a network of civil society actors …

As for the second point arising from the diagnostic analysis of the context presented to the assembly, it was unanimously decided to set up a network of civil society actors …

Foreign Exchange Affected By Illicit Financial Inflows – IoDCCG Chairman

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Naijanews May 3, 2022 3:21 p.m.

Africa not only loses about five per cent of continental Gross Domestic Product annually to illicit capital flights but the proliferation of illicit financial flows enables terrorist activity and insecurity …

Africa not only loses about five per cent of continental Gross Domestic Product annually to illicit capital flights but the proliferation of illicit financial flows enables terrorist activity and insecurity …

Overdue Debt Repayment Weak In Most States – DMO Warns

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Naijanews May 3, 2022 3:07 p.m.

Labour leaders in Ekiti, Benue, Ogun, Ondo, Rivers, Abia, Ondo, Edo and Kano state in their reaction to the failure of state governments to pay said pensioners are worst hit …

Labour leaders in Ekiti, Benue, Ogun, Ondo, Rivers, Abia, Ondo, Edo and Kano state in their reaction to the failure of state governments to pay said pensioners are worst hit …

Elon Musk, Zhao, Others Knock Warren Buffet Over Criticism Of Bitcoin

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Naijanews May 3, 2022 3:06 p.m.

The apartments are going to produce rent and the farms are going to produce food.” Reacting to Buffet’s comment, World’s richest man and some to be Twitter owner,Elon Muskmocked the …

The apartments are going to produce rent and the farms are going to produce food.” Reacting to Buffet’s comment, World’s richest man and some to be Twitter owner,Elon Muskmocked the …

The 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) against desertification (UNCCD) will be held in Abidjan from 9 to 20 May

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Connectionivoirienne May 3, 2022 12:19 p.m.

Through its decisions adopted by the 197 Parties to the UNCCD, COP15 is expected to galvanize sustainable solutions for land restoration and drought resilience, with a strong emphasis on future-proofing …

Through its decisions adopted by the 197 Parties to the UNCCD, COP15 is expected to galvanize sustainable solutions for land restoration and drought resilience, with a strong emphasis on future-proofing …

Ghana ranked 7th African country where private wealth is most distributed

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Pulse-gh May 3, 2022 9:41 a.m.

Investopedia defines it as “a measure of the amount of money earned per person in a nation or geographic region,” and says it can be “used to determine the average …

Investopedia defines it as “a measure of the amount of money earned per person in a nation or geographic region,” and says it can be “used to determine the average …

Black Market Dollar To Naira Exchange Rate Today 3 May 2022

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Naijanews May 3, 2022 6 a.m.

The exchange rate for a dollar to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)players buy a dollar for N570 and sell at N580 on Monday, 2nd May, according to sources atBureau …

The exchange rate for a dollar to naira at LagosParallel Market (Black Market)players buy a dollar for N570 and sell at N580 on Monday, 2nd May, according to sources atBureau …

ExxonMobil Boosting Its Recoverable Resource To 11 Billion Barrels

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Naijanews May 2, 2022 4:50 p.m.

The Barreleye-1 well encountered approximately 230 feet (70 meters) of hydrocarbon-bearing sandstone and was drilled in 3,840 feet (1,170 meters) of water. The Lukanani-1 well encountered 115 feet (35 meters) …

The Barreleye-1 well encountered approximately 230 feet (70 meters) of hydrocarbon-bearing sandstone and was drilled in 3,840 feet (1,170 meters) of water. The Lukanani-1 well encountered 115 feet (35 meters) …

Fuel prices up by 29 pesewas effective today

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Pulse-gh May 2, 2022 11:04 a.m.

On the other hand, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is likely to be sold at about GHS 10.093 per kilogramme, showing a reduction of about 21 pesewas (2%) over that of …

On the other hand, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is likely to be sold at about GHS 10.093 per kilogramme, showing a reduction of about 21 pesewas (2%) over that of …

Nigeria’s Inflation Rate May Hit 16.1% In 2022 – IMF

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Naijanews May 2, 2022 9:37 a.m.

Social and political turmoil, most notably in West Africa, also weighs on the outlook.” IMF’s figure is higher than that of theNational Bureau of Statistics(NBS) which showed that Nigeria’s inflation …

Social and political turmoil, most notably in West Africa, also weighs on the outlook.” IMF’s figure is higher than that of theNational Bureau of Statistics(NBS) which showed that Nigeria’s inflation …

Stock Market Extends Weekly Gain By N636bn

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Naijanews May 2, 2022 9:34 a.m.

The NGX weekly market report showed that a total turnover of 8.205 billion shares worth N49.145bn in 28,622 deals was traded last week by investors on the floor of the …

The NGX weekly market report showed that a total turnover of 8.205 billion shares worth N49.145bn in 28,622 deals was traded last week by investors on the floor of the …

Fuel Subsidy Increases By 307% Amid Transport Fare Hike

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Naijanews May 2, 2022 9:01 a.m.

“In another category, the average fare paid by commuters for journey by motorcycle per drop increased by 45.57 per cent from N 271.44 in March 2021 to N395.12 in March …

“In another category, the average fare paid by commuters for journey by motorcycle per drop increased by 45.57 per cent from N 271.44 in March 2021 to N395.12 in March …

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