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UK/AFRICA SUMMIT 2020

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UK/AFRICA SUMMIT 2020

The UK Africa Summit, which took place on 20 th January 2020, at Intercontinental Hotel, Greenwich London, was attended by 21 African countries, top government officials, business men and women and financial institutions In less than a week, the United Kingdom, will Brexit from the EU, so it is no surprise, that it is focusing on Africa.. Africa as a continent has over 1.2 billion people, a combined GDP of over $5Trillion. A Nigerian medical tech start up, TREP LABS, which provides and build affordable hardware solutions to health problems in...

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Changing the economic narrative

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Changing the economic narrative

By Kede Aihie The news that Lagos State, was going to the capital market, to raise N100Billion, over a period of ten years, was shared on Nigeria Business Magazine, WhatsApp platform. The reaction by United States, based Benjamin Ogbebor, on NBM forum, made the following contribution, which is reproduced below. ‘Seriously Lagos should start comparing itself to New York, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Singapore, Johannesburg etc.. Lagos State shouldn’t be in the news for a paltry N100, 000,000 Billion for Infrastructure! A great 2020 News...

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Nigeria’s Ijeoma Chinyelu Omambala Appointed QC

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By Esosa Aihie Congratulations to Ijeoma Chinyelu Omambala QC, Old Square Chambers, who has just be appointed a QC from a list of 114 appointments out of which 22 (19 per cent) from ethnic minority background and 30 (26 per cent) are women. Ijeoma along with all appointed QCs will formally become silks at a ceremony on 16 March 2020.  She is an employment lawyer whose strengths lie in her ability to engage with claimants and clearly explain legal concepts and tribunal process. ’ Ijeoma Omambala QC was called in 1989; Elected Bencher of...

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