187 km – Nigeria unveiled the 187 km Abuja-Kaduna standard gauge railway (SGR) on Tuesday. The rail link is designed
1.5 billion – South Africa’s Transnet, plans to spend R21.8 billion ($1.5 billion) over the next seven years to increase
2 decades – KFC quits Botswana after two decades, as the economy struggles with the downturn in the commodity boom.
$2 each – Tomatoes are trading for $2 each at local markets in Kaduna, Nigeria. A moth called Tuta absoluta,
$600 million – The Kenyan government is reviewing its partnership with Air France-KLM, as it requires $600 million to recover
$442 million – Dubai’s port operator DP World, has entered into a $442 million deal with Somaliland to jointly develop
$400,000 – The Gulf of Guinea has become the most dangerous place for seafarers with $400,000 in ransom paid to