Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Hollard extends reach into Africa

IVM Intersurer (IVM),  which holds a significant investment in Hollard Insurance, has extended its global reach into West Africa following the acquisition of a...

Old Mutual launches partnership with Lloyd’s to enable more specialty insurance business to be...

Old Mutual Emerging Markets, a part of the Old Mutual Group, has enhanced its sub-Saharan Africa specialty insurance proposition with the introduction of Old...

Election results to lower investor risk perception for Nigeria

Almost three decades after being ousted in a military coup, General Muhammadu Buhari is again Nigeria’s head of state. Only this time the new...

Africa now the kidnap and ransom capital of the world

Based on recent statistics released by specialist crisis prevention and response consultancy NYA International, Africa accounts for 36 per cent of kidnap and ransom...

Nigerian woes earn downgrades

The international rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has downgraded the Nigerian economy ahead of Saturday’s general elections. It is another blow for the...