Saturday, June 3, 2023


May 16, 2023

SCORECARD: How eight years of chronic looting, political greed sank Buhari’s pledge to tackle Nigeria’s corruption

This paper found that Mr Buhari’s government was almost promptly consumed by the sceptre of endemic corruption and political avarice that he set out to combat in the first place.

Muhammadu Buhari and stack of cash
April 27, 2023

Azu Ishiekwene: What Nigeria’s election cannot teach does not exist

Polls are like mini-skirts. They are short enough to attract attention but long enough to hide the subject matter.

Peter Obi, Atiku Abubakar, Bola Tinubu and Muhammadu Buhari
March 15, 2023

Cash Chipper considers sell-off after exposure to FTX, Silicon Valley Bank collapse

“It’s been fairly common practice for us to receive various M&A proposals from different parties, which we evaluate to varying degrees.”

Chipper and Silicon Valley Bank
February 14, 2023

Fredrick Nwabufo: Of Peter Obi and Onitsha market polls

These polls, which mock reality, objectivity and common sense, could be ammunition for what is to come if the election does not go in the way of the ‘’Obidients’’.

Peter Obi, Anap Poll, Nextier Poll and Bloomberg
February 10, 2023

Two weeks to election, Bloomberg insists Peter Obi favourite to emerge Nigeria’s next president 

Mr Obi has defeated established candidates like Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar in the two Bloomberg polls conducted so far.

Peter Obi, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar.
February 4, 2023

Kenyan authorities withdraw financial impropriety case against Flutterwave

Authorities had accused Flutterwave of failing to comply with Kenya’s financial regulations.

December 7, 2022

Nine students jostle for Junior Achievement Africa award

The nine students are from Eswatini, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Junior Achievement (JA) Africa
November 6, 2022

Ghana, Nigeria contest world’s worst currencies

The Nigerian naira and Ghana’s cedi have been ranked as the world’s two worst-performing currencies.

September 15, 2022

Ghanaians battle economic hardship as inflation hits record high in 21 years

On Wednesday, Ghana Statistical Services (GSS) said consumer inflation climbed to 33.9 per cent annually in August from 31.7 per cent.

Nana Akufo-Addo
August 29, 2022

Taliban bans crypto in Afghanistan, arrests 13

Taliban’s ban on crypto trading mirrors the sentiment of Indonesia’s National Religious Council, which forbids cryptocurrency for Muslims.