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Sudan’s boom years ended when South Sudan seceded in 2011.
The new government is expected to bring stability to the country, which will eventually be reflected in consumer spending and confidence.
Equity Bank is rolling out its own mobile network using a new paper-thin SIM card that sits on top of an ordinary SIM.
My recent visit to Lagos has changed my perception of Nigeria’s commercial capital.
Accurate market data is often hard to come by in many African countries.
Ajay Patel answers our questions.
“I believe being landlocked in the middle of Africa is now potentially a great advantage,” says Robin Miller of REIZ.
How we made it in Africa talks to Indian businessman Sriram Bharatam.
Abhilash Bajpai, director of home electronics and appliances retailer, Radian Stores, talks about the rise in brand consciousness he is seeing in Zambia.
“I think the best thing about Nigeria, specifically Lagos, is the energy of the work culture.”
While mobile payments is leapfrogging traditional financial services infrastructure in Africa, Diebold says there’s still strong growth potential for ATMs.
Uber has launched its taxi app in South Africa and Nigeria.
Internet-loving Nigerians slow to adopt web banking.
Nigeria ranks among the top five nations globally where low-income families struggle to access affordable housing.
Alpesh Patel, founder of Africa’s Mi-Fone, shares some of the strategies the brand has employed to place it in the game.