Inflation rates may rise in Nigeria amid fuel scarcity & insecurity

The inflation rate of Nigeria, Africa’s most populated country, rose to around 16.8% in April, impelled by increased fuel prices and budding costs for food, including cereals and bread, suggests new data issued from Nigeria's NBS (National Bureau of Statistics). The annual food inflatio

Heineken unites football fans by hosting UCL Trophy Tour in Africa

Heineken, the Dutch brewing company, has reportedly announced that it successfully staged its most extensive Trophy Tour in Africa yet. The move comes as the firm attempts to bring the UEFA Champions League (UCL) event closer to more and more football fans all over the world. The 10-day tour, whi

Myovant Sciences, Accord Healthcare to commercialise ORGOVYX® in Europe

The exclusive licence agreement will provide Myovant with upfront payment worth $50Mn and makes it eligible for a total $90.5Mn funding for commercial launch, sales, and other milestones Myovant Sciences and Accord Healthcare have reportedly inked an exclusive license agreement enabling the latt

Clean energy transition will generate $27Trn prospects in Africa: IEA

African countries like Nigeria are reportedly facing an urgent need to take action on the shift towards cleaner energy, which could potentially offer new market opportunities of up to $27 trillion by 2050. The ARDA (African Refiners and Distributors Association) has recently expressed their conce

Unprecedented heatwave in India & Pakistan risk millions of lives

Temperatures in parts of Pakistan and India have reportedly hit record highs, as the consequences of the climate crisis extends across the subcontinent, risking millions of lives. As per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), in April, the mean daily temperature in central and northwestern I

Engrain, REBA unite to add Unit Map in REBA’s business intelligence platform

Engrain, a leading market player in mapping, interactive touring, and data visualization software for the built environment, has announced collaborating with Real Estate Business Analytics (REBA) to adjoin Unit Map into latter’s business intelligence platform. As per credible sources, the i

Global Funds call for new measures to curb malaria amid health threats

Ahead of World Malaria Day on April 25th, Global Funds had reportedly called for improvised commitment in the fight against malaria, a disease with a fatality rate of one child per minute. As per credible reports, after years of firm decline, the cases of malaria and the fatalities are on an upwa

Audi to unveil new A8 version in India; bookings to open soon

The luxury vehicle manufacturer- Audi is all set to unveil a new version of its leading sedan A8 in India, pursuing double-digit growth in the country. This launch will be the second launch for the company this year. The German manufacturer is anticipating to open bookings for the new A8 long-wheel

South Africa expects $900Mn in annual mineral exploration by 2025

South Africa is looking to attract an annual investment of $900 million in mineral wealth exploration by means of augmenting resource mapping, removing bottlenecks and spreading its focus away from precious metals like gold. The investment, which corresponds to 5% of the annual spend on exploration