Aug 182014
Nigerians Are Selling Unused Items Worth USD 526 million on

LAGOS, Nigeria, August 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — (, the leading African social marketplace, today announced that the total volume of items currently for sale in its marketplace is worth USD 526 million and is expected to reach USD 1.5 billion by 2015. Logo: Screenshot: Photo: (MoboFree CEO and co-founder [...]

Aug 142014
Africa: New report raises concerns about the pace of reform and possible implications for security in Kenya

LONDON, United-Kingdom, August 14, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The latest report from Think Security Africa (TSA) ( National Security Profile on the Republic of Kenya, raises concerns about the pace of reform in Kenya, and the need to ensure that existing security challenges do not negatively interact with changes in Kenya’s new political and [...]

Aug 142014
Africa: Growth is on the horizon but where should you look?

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, August 14, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — CEOs around the world are increasingly recognising the untapped potential of sub-Saharan Africa. This is driven by Africa’s unparalleled demographic edge or demographic dividend. By 2040, Africa is expected to have the biggest labour force in the world and experiencing faster economic growth than any other [...]

Aug 142014
Louis Berger to Oversee Yaoundé-Douala Highway Segment Construction in Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Cameroon, August 14, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Louis Berger (, a $1 billion global professional services corporation, has recently signed a five-year project management contract financed by local funds for the construction of the first segment of the Yaoundé-Douala highway in Cameroon. The total construction value of the project is almost €7million. Logo: [...]