Monday, 22 February 2016

News Release: Centurion Mentorship Program Offers Support For African Start-Ups

Centurion Law Group is continuing its commitment to training and development with the introduction of the Centurion Business Mentorship Program. This Pro Bono initiative will provide complimentary legal services to start-up companies and small and medium-sized enterprises. The program is designed to support young and innovative entrepreneurs with legal and business advice, including corporate structuring, labor and employment, and tax and customs issues. The pilot program will first be made available to businesses in Cameroon, with plans to expand it to other Centurion markets across Africa.

News Release: Afreximbank Intervenes Towards African Export Diversification

Afreximbank President Dr. Benedict Oramah (left), flanked by Sindiso Ngwenya, Secretary General of COMESA, speaking during the Africa Forum 2016 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has begun providing export diversification financing facilities to its member countries to help address challenges resulting from Africa’s over-dependence on commodity exports, Bank President Dr. Benedict Oramah has said.

U-Report: Magistrate Attacked By Irate Mob In Imo State

Reported By A Citizen Reporter

The presiding Magistrate of the Magistrates’ Court 3 Mgbidi in Imo State was recently attacked by an irate mob for refusing to grant bail to one David Ndulo in a charge of Attempt to Murder a kinsman contrary to section 320 (2) of the Criminal Code.