Nigeria

This Week’s Africa’s Great: Hail And Farewell Chinua Achebe

Achebe died in Boston, at age 82. He was a towering figure of world letters, most famous for his first novel, Things Fall Apart, which was published in 1958 and went on to sell some 10 million copies and be translated into […]

 
 

Top 12 Largest And Strongest African Economies

Top 12 Largest And Strongest African Economies

Africa economic report won’t have its zest if it does not have who is who of African economies. Like year, the top 12 largest African economies are the same with some modification at the top of the chart. The Republic […]

 
 

Will Nigeria Overtake South Africa as Africa’s Powerhouse?

Will Nigeria Overtake South Africa as Africa’s Powerhouse?

Projections that Nigeria’s economy will be more important than South Africa’s by 2020 underplay serious instabilities in Nigeria’s economy, political systems and surrounding region, says an ALLAFRICA analysis. Following Nigeria’s announcement that calculations of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) may […]

 
 

Funke Akindele: Nollywood Actress Signs Multimillion Deal

Funke Akindele: Nollywood Actress Signs Multimillion Deal

2013 is already looking promising for actress, Funke Akindele as she has signed an endorsement deal with Nigeria’s top jobs search website Jobberman. HVP gathered that the deal was signed last December and would last for one year. Funke, popularly […]

 
 

Nigeria’s Maurice Iwu, Others Record Breakthrough in HIV/Aids Treatment

Nigeria’s Maurice Iwu, Others Record Breakthrough in HIV/Aids Treatment

As the world continued to battle with efforts aimed at finding cure to HIV/AIDS, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced another breakthrough in the treatment of the disease with the discovery of an oral botanical drug, Crofelemer. […]