West & Central Africa

Aliko Dangote unveils $20.5-billion mega-refinery, fuel production set to begin in June

Dangote has unveiled his $20.5-billion mega-refinery, propelling Nigeria's oil industry and economy to new heights.

Nigerian businessman Tony Elumelu’s stake in UBA now worth $44 million

Elumelu's strategic acquisition boosts stake in UBA to $44 million, cementing position as one of Nigeria's leading investors.

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote’s fortune surges by $1.81 billion in 2023

Dangote's fortune surges by $1.81 billion in 2023, fueled by Dangote Cement's remarkable performance.

Ghanaian tycoon Daniel McKorley’s McDan Aviation boosts operations with two new aircraft

McKorley's McDan Aviation expands fleet with two new aircraft, elevating luxury air travel in Ghana and West Africa.

Nigerian banking legend Subomi Balogun dies at 89

Balogun founded First City Merchant Bank, a company that later became FCMB Group, a large financial conglomerate in Nigeria.