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Nigeria: Edo Rolls Out Drums, Parades Ecotourism Assets
[This Day] Benin City -As the world celebrates World Tourism Day on Wednesday, the Edo State Government has unveiled plans to host stakeholders in the tourism sector and parade her ecotourism assets to local and foreign investors.
09/25/2017 05:56 AM
Nigeria: Govt to Set Up Oil & Gas Equipment Machinery Devt Institute in Bayelsa
[Vanguard] Yenagoa -Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that plans were underway by the Federal Government to establish an Oil and Gas Equipment and Machinery Development Institute in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, as part of efforts by the current administration to move the economy from resource to knowledge based economy.
09/22/2017 07:09 AM
Nigeria: Nigeria's Life Expectancy Has Increased By 8 Years, Study Shows
[This Day] The life expectancy in Nigeria has increased considerably even though people in many other sub-Sahara African countries still live longer and healthier lives, the Annual Global Burden of Disease Study, published last week in the international medical journal, The Lancet, has revealed.
09/22/2017 05:21 AM
Rwanda: New Initiative to Support Women in Tourism Business
[New Times] More than 30 business women in tourism and hospitality were tipped on new skills to become profitable and competitive.
09/19/2017 06:26 AM
Nigeria: How CBN's Efforts Helped Nigeria's Exit From Economic Recession
[Leadership] While the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government rolled out the drums and clinked glasses in celebration of the Nigerian economy's exit from recession last week, many, especially economic experts were unanimous in their view that apart from stability in the oil producing delta region, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) deserve commendation for the key role in played in the struggle for the recovery of the economy from the strangulating hands of recession.
09/11/2017 06:10 AM
Nigeria: Ekiti Governor Claims Nigeria Exiting Recession Not True
[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has claimed that the announcement that Nigeria was out of economic recession was inaccurate.
09/07/2017 05:19 AM
Nigeria: 'Nigeria, Only Country That Refines Crude Oil Outside the Country' - Ex-CBN Director
[Vanguard] Dr Titus Okunronmu, a former Director, Budgetary Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), said on Wednesday that is the only country that refines its crude oil outside the country.
09/07/2017 05:28 AM
Nigeria: Nigeria's Economy Exits Depression, Says Ex-CBN Director
[Guardian] Dr Titus Okunronmu, a former Director, Budgetary Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), said on Wednesday that Nigeria's economy had been experiencing depression rather than recession since 2015.
09/07/2017 05:28 AM
Nigeria: Presidency - Exit From Recession Shows Buhari Is Working
[Daily Trust] The Presidency says the nation's exit from recession is a clear testimony that President Muhammadu Buhari's administration is working for the progress and prosperity of all Nigerians.
09/06/2017 05:30 AM
Kenya: Tourist Numbers May Hit 1.5 Million This Year, Says Board
[Nation] Visitor numbers are expected to hit the 1.5 million mark by the end of this year, according to Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) officials.
09/04/2017 08:36 AM
Rwanda: Local Company, South African Firm Ink Deal to Boost Tourism
[New Times] Efforts to promote Rwanda as a conference hub have been boosted by the signing of a partnership deal between local tour firm and one of South Africa's leading events organisers.
09/01/2017 08:18 AM
Nigeria: Nigerians Deserve Better - Hunger, Poverty Have No Political Party - Dino Melaye
[Vanguard] "Hunger and poverty have no political party, hunger and poverty have no religion these are the words of
08/31/2017 05:26 AM
East Africa: Regional Cooperation Key to Growth of Tourism - Kagame
[New Times] President Paul Kagame has said that the African tourism sector can accelerate its pace of growth by increasing regional and continental collaboration which would ease movement of citizens.
08/30/2017 07:30 AM
Nigeria: Buhari Pleased With Economic State of Nigeria
[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari says he is pleased with Nigeria's economic situation.
08/29/2017 05:17 AM