Ebola in Nigeria

Guinea Insurance grows premium by 6.7% in 2017 – WorldStage

Guinea forecasts 6.7 pct GDP growth for 2017Reuters AfricaCONAKRY May 27 (Reuters) – Guinea’s government has forecast gross domestic product growth of 6.7 percent this year, up from 3.8 percent in 2016 as the West African country recovers from an Ebola epidemic that killed thousands and hurt …

Professor Ibiyemi: Private universities too need TETFund grant

Ibiyemi noted that a private university, Redeemer, “that is yet to start academic programme in medicine, has rescued people from Ebola and Lassa fever through research fund provided by the World Bank. “Imagine how many of such rescues Nigeria will be enjoying if access to the TETFund research …

Traditional ruler gives kudos to Simba TVS tricycles

The palm oil subsector which is growth had according to Agro Nigeria been hampered by importation and abandonment of the industry at the advent of …. Ghana’s growth continues to be strong, and the region’s smaller countries are picking up as they shake off the lingering effects of the Ebola outbreak …

‘How Nigeria can overcome challenges of herbal medicine industry’

The main reason we don’t have a herbal medicines industry in Nigeria is because most people who should be in the pharmaceutical manufacturing … We have done some clinical work for NIPRIMAL, the anti malaria medicine, but the challenge with the one for Ebola is that you can only test it when there …

Anglophone West Africa’s brightening economic prospects

The outlook for both Nigeria and Ghana, the second key member of the block, is good in 2018: Nigeria is improving oil production, Ghana is getting a … are on the up as their recovery from the effects of Ebola gathers pace; and the positive political outlook in The Gambia is driving economic prospects.