Latest Articles by Stephanie Osaji Contributor Nigerian government slashes expenses of public officials. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has reduced the number and duration of foreign trips made by government officials, a move interpreted as a ‘cost-saving measure.’ In a statement, Willie Bassey, the Director of Information at the... Contributor Controversy trails Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace Prize win. A few days ago, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize for Peace. Contributor Ethiopian Airlines mulls over interest in South African Airways. State-owned enterprise, South African Airways (SAA) has indicated that it is opened to foreign investment with the Ethiopian Airlines Group indicating interest in acquiring a stake in the struggling carrier. Contributor Uber partners with Lagos State government to launch UberBoat services. In a bid to solve traffic congestion caused by the deplorable state of roads in Lagos, Nigeria. The State government and international ride-hailing firm Uber are joining arms. Contributor Kenyan Catholic Church begins anti-corruption campaign. A few months ago, the Catholic Church in Kenya was accused of condoning corruption and allowing politicians to donate ‘public funds’ to the church. Contributor EU, Germany partner to boost Nigeria’s leather sector. The European Union (EU) and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) are set to partner with Nigeria to boost the country’s leather industry. Contributor Akinwunmi Adesina’s nomination for AfDB re-election is well deserved. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Akinwumi Adesina for re-election as the president of the African Development Bank (AfDB).