Aligbe: Those Opposed to Airport Concessions are Enemies of Nigeria

Those Opposed to Airport Concessions are Enemies of Nigeria Industry consultant and CEO of Belujane Konsult, Chris Aligbe has said the National Assembly is contributing to the retardation of the aviation industry and called for the transparent concession of airport facilities. He spoke to Chinedu Eze. Excerpts: Before the Senate backed down on Tuesday, the members opposed the planned closure […]

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Africa: Standard Chartered Bank may finance Zimbabwe’s cash-strapped government

Standard Chartered Bank is considering the FINANCING of a $262m (£206m) package to bail out President Robert Mugabe’s cash-strapped government. Bretton Woods institutions − including the World Bank (WB), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and African Development Bank (ADB) − suspended their financial assistance to Zimbabwe in 1999 when the nation defaulted, and rendered it unable to clear a $1.8bn […]

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