Latest Articles by Ventures Africa Contributor 25 people die in rebel attack in South Sudan. Rebels in South Sudan attacked government forces in Unity State, where oil fields have been abandoned due to fighting, and 25 people including civilians were killed, a local government official said on Tuesday. Contributor Nigeria’s inflation rate slows by 0.04 percent. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on that the annual inflation in Nigeria slowed for a seventh month in August, easing to 16.01 percent. Contributor Federal Government grants 106 released Chibok schoolgirls scholarships. The Federal Government yesterday granted scholarships to the 106 Chibok schoolgirls so far released by the Boko Haram insurgents. Contributor Nigeria’s crude oil production increases to 1.861 million bpd. Crude oil production freeze is now imminent for Nigeria as the country’s oil production increased by 138,300 barrels per day (bpd) from the 1.723 million (bpd in July to 1.861million bpd, according to the latest... Contributor Why the Nigerian transmission network needs the N540 billion boost. Nigeria’s transmission network will soon receive a boost as the Niger Delta Power Holding Company Limited (NDPHC) plans to invest over $1.5 billion (N540 billion) in relevant infrastructure. Contributor Somalia is set to launch its first tech hub. Somalia is launching its first community-based tech innovation hub in the capital Mogadishu this month. Contributor Over 500 die in a cholera epidemic in Congo. The World Health Organization (WHO) says that more than 500 people have died so far in a cholera epidemic that is sweeping the Democratic Republic of Congo.