Business & Commerce

Business & Commerce

Malawi President Mutharika Assures Tobacco Farmers of Better Price

Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on Tuesday officially opened the 2017 Tobacco Selling season with an assurance that farmers will get better price. Speaking to multitude of people during the official opening at Kanengo Auction Floors in the Capital City Lilongwe, President Mutharika said… Read More »Malawi President Mutharika Assures Tobacco Farmers of Better Price

Inspiring Journey from Refugee, to School Dropout, to Africa’s Youngest Billionaire

Ashish Thakkar’s Twitter biography doesn’t identify him as “Africa’s youngest billionaire,” or “CEO and founder of The Mara Group,” a globally renowned multi-sector investment group — the first word is “refugee.” 34 year-old Thakkar’s family is Indian by heritage, but has lived in Africa for four… Read More »Inspiring Journey from Refugee, to School Dropout, to Africa’s Youngest Billionaire

President Mutharika Launches Malawi Rural Electrification Programme

Malawi President Peter Mutharika Wednesday launched the 8th Phase of the Malawi Rural Electrification Programme (MAREP). Addressing the gathering during the launch in Mulanje, the President said rural electrification is an important cornerstone in national development. “When we bring electricity to our villages, we bring… Read More »President Mutharika Launches Malawi Rural Electrification Programme

Nigerian Pilot ‘Ademola’ Makes History As First African To Fly The World

A Nigerian pilot who works for Air Djibouti has become the first African pilot in history to fly solo around the world,According to  Reference.com . According to the source, Ademola Lola Odujinrin, completed his historic journey on Wednesday afternoon, landing safely at Washington Dulles International… Read More »Nigerian Pilot ‘Ademola’ Makes History As First African To Fly The World