"> West Africa Archives - Sahel Standard
March 7, 2021
Home Posts tagged West Africa
Features Health News
A second wave of coronavirus infections is hitting West and Central Africa, and experts are warning it could be worse than the first. Nigeria, Niger, Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Mali, Togo and Democratic Republic of Congo are all at or near record levels of infection. Infections in Senegal are also rising fast. Compared to the United […]Continue Reading
Business News Top Stories
Oolu, a leading solar distributor in West Africa, has closed a $8.5 million Series B investment round led by independent renewable energy developer RP Global. Additional participating investors included Persistent Energy Capital, Shell-seeded impact investor All On, Gaia Impact Fund, and DPI Energy Ventures. Oolu’s mission is to provide affordable energy access to rural Continue Reading
Features News Politico
The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Ameachi on Friday called for improved enlightenment of the public on sexual and gender based violence to curb spread. Ameachi who was represented by his Aide Dr. Israel Ibeleme while speaking in Abuja at the 2020 Nigeria Meritorious Service Award organized by West African freelance journalist noted that […]Continue Reading
Business Features News Top Stories
West Africa, with about 380 million people, is the final frontier for global automakers looking to increase manufacturing capacity in a region where they currently have little presence.  While local assemblers in Nigeria, home to nearly half of the region’s population, have partnered with companies such as Volkswagen AG to make vehicles in the Continue Reading
Business News Politico Top Stories
….Concludes Trade Mission to Ghana,Sierra Leone West Africans planning any business deals with Austrians citizen or companies have been encouraged to relate with AdvantageAustria organisation located within the Austrian mission in Lagos Nigeria. The embassy in Lagos covers the whole of West Africa namely Nigeria, Benin, Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, Democratic Continue Reading