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Fuel Crisis: Kachikwu Defies Calls for His Resignation
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Fuel Crisis: Kachikwu Defies Calls for His Resignation

Ibe Kachikwu, Nigeria Minister of State for Petroleum has challenged the public outcry urging him to resign his positions as both Minister and Group Managing Director of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC. During his appearance before the Nigeria Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream) to explain measures by his ministry to address the […]

Jumia Kenya Moves to Marketplace Model
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Jumia Kenya Moves to Marketplace Model

While celebrating its 3 years anniversary, Jumia Kenya has just announced that it is moving away from the eCommerce model to a marketplace. A statement released by Parinaz Firozi, Jumia’s CEO in Kenya, explained the move as an attempt for the company to pursue a better business model. “Having achieved […]

PageOne Famous Birthday Today
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PageOne Famous Birthday Today

Tracy Chapman was born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, on March 30, 1964.  She caught her big break in 1986, when a friend’s father introduced her to a manager at Elektra Records, and soon recorded Tracy Chapman (1988). The album’s most popular single, “Fast Car,” landed at No. 5 on […]

Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion
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Foxconn Acquires Sharp for $3.5 Billion

Foxconn, the company that manage and operates all Apple, Samsung, HP production lines, has acquired Sharp for $3.5 billion. Touted by TechCrunch as the the largest overseas acquisition of a Japanese company, Foxconn has finally sealed the deal. Sharp had previously rejected the bid from Netwok Corp, a Japanese company […]