It is now five days since Nigeria reopened its air borders to commercial international flights after over five months of COVID-19 shutdown. President of the Nigeria Aviation Roundtable, Gbenga Olowo joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor to discuss the resumption protocols and expected impact on the aviation sector.
As Nigeria enters the third phase of the eased lock-down measures, the government is now looking to open up the education sector. But some stakeholders in the education sector feel this move is a little too soon. National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities Professor, Biodun Ogunyemi joins CNBC Africa's Christy Cole for this discussion.
As liquidity concerns remain on the front burner in Nigeria’s Power Sector – to explore latest concerns within the sector and their implications for GENCOs in Nigeria, Joy Ogaji, Executive Secretary of the Association of Power Generation Companies joins CNBC Africa.
Saudi Arabia threw open its doors on Friday to foreign tourists when she launched a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealed to foreign investors to invest in a sector it hopes should contribute 10% of gross domestic product by 2030.
As Nigeria's Insurance and re-insurance companies race to meet the new minimum paid-up share capital by June next year, Usoro Essien, Head of Research at Vetiva joins CNBC Africa for an outlook on Nigeria’s Insurance sector in the second half of the year.
Moody's Investors Service says the resilient capital and wide liquidity buffers of Nigerian Banks support its stable outlook for the sector, but loan quality pressures remain the main weakness for banks. Aderonke Akinsola, Banking Analyst at Chapel Hill Denham joins CNBC Africa for a post-merger analysis of Nigerian lender Access Bank.
The Economist Intelligence Unit says it expects Ghana’s budget deficit to slip beyond 5 per cent in 2020 being an election year adding that the country’s economic growth between this year and 2023 will be driven predominantly by the hydrocarbons sector, with a continued expected ramping up of oil and gas production. Nathan Hayes, Ghana Analyst for Economic Intelligence Unit joins CNBC Africa to unpack the report.