ARC and UN partner to increase insurance coverage in Africa

The African Risk Capacity (ARC), an agency of the African Union, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) have announced a new partnership which will see the two organisations work together to increase insurance coverage against climate risks for African states. The multilateral deal was announced at the African Union’s Annual Summit in……

Union Bank, Nokia, Farmcrowdy showcase innovative solutions

Over 1000 investors, startups, hardware/software professionals, business developers, policymakers and other key stakeholders in the startup and technology sector recently converged at the Landmark event Centre in Lagos for the 2018 Techpoint Build event. The event, which is a brainchild of the Techpoint.ng team was tagged ‘Using technology to accelerate the nation’s economy’. Sponsored by……

FCTA Committed To Provide Entrepreneurial Skill Acquisition To PLWD

Abuja – Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) yesterday declared to be more committed of providing entrepreneurial and skill acquisition programmes with profitable and commercial value to People Living with Disabilities, (PWD). Alhaji Oladimeji Ali Hassan, the Secretary, Social Development Secretariat of the Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), said this is to create more opportunities of providing ability…

World Bank To Help Africa Expand Financial Inclusion

The World Bank’s private sector arm on Wednesday said it would assist Africa to expand financial inclusion through leveraging on technology. Lesley Denyes, the Programme Manager of the Financial Institutions Group Africa at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), said during the Second Annual Learning Event for the AgriFin Accelerate Program (AFA). The event was hosted by Mercy…

FIRS generates N4.03t

A statement by the Head, Communications and Servicom, FIRS, Wahab Gbadamosi, on Wednesday in Abuja said Fowler made this known when he led a delegation to the palace of Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu I. The post FIRS generates N4.03t appeared first on The Eagle Online. Go to News Source Author: The Eagle Online