Hurricanes are getting stronger
29 October 2023 | 3:18 pm
Climate change-related warming of the ocean surface is creating hurricanes stronger and more destructive than any we've seen before.
27 Feb 2018
22 Jan 2018
Vice president Osinbajo advocates stronger unity among Nigerians.
27 Feb 2018
Buhari, Oyegun seek stronger party ahead of 2019.
12 Sep 2018
According to UNICEF, ongoing conflict and fear of attacks on schools is putting the education of more than 3.5 million children at risk in the Lake Chad Basin and there’s need for a stronger investment in children.
5 Jan 2019
President Donald Trump tells reporters at the White House he agrees with Democratic lawmakers that ports of entry at the U.S. border need to be improved.
11 Jun 2019
Godwin Emefiele seeks stronger efforts against global shocks.
6 Aug 2019
Oil has reversed a decline as China set the yuan fixing stronger than expected. But the tit-for-tat between Beijing and Washington has pushed oil down more than 6% this month.
8 Sep 2019
There's a reason Spider-Man is a superhero; the creatures that served as inspiration produce a super material. The silk they make is unique in how strong and stretchy it is and has intrigued scientists for years. Replicating it could have huge implications for the products we will use in the future.
20 Feb 2020
Nigeria is stronger at a community level than as a nation, says Rochas Okorocha
4 Apr 2020
In an interview with FRANCE 24, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg discussed the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic in her country. She also called for "stronger multilateral cooperation" and urged more countries to contribute to a multi-donor fund Norway has created at the United Nations to help developing nations deal with the consequences of the global health crisis.
8 Sep 2020
The African Development Bank says for African countries to prepare for a post-COVID–19 world and greatly increase their resilience, governments should address structural bottlenecks that make the continent more vulnerable to future shocks. Kevin Urama, the AfDB’s Senior Director for African Development Institute joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor to discuss how African economies can come out better post-Covid-19.
8 Apr 2021
The International Monetary Fund raises US GDP forecast to 6.4% in 2021, making it one of the fastest expansions in the world, whilst also raising its 2021 growth forecast for China to 8.4 percent, the country's strongest growth rate since 2011.
4 hours ago
The Group CEO of Metro Capital Advisory, Farouk Saleh says sustainable infrastructure Development needs to be anchored on healthcare, education, and other key services sector that add value. Speaking with CNBC Africa, he notes driving investments into the establishment of a 1,500 medical bed city in Abuja, Nigeria is a focal point in Nigeria’s health services trajectory.
5 hours ago
The Co-founder and Chairman of Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited, Abdulrazaq Isa says the future of Nigeria’s oil and gas is value addition. In a chat with CNBC Africa, he notes expansion of the capacity of modular refineries, fertilizer production and increased gas-to power projects are vital to harness the prospects ahead.
5 hours ago
The Group President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina says Africa with about 6.2 trillion dollars worth of natural resources, 65 per cent of the world’s uncultivated arable land, and a vibrant youth population has no excuse to be poor. He reiterates the continent must look inward urgently to solve its many challenges and prompts citizens to hold governments accountable for poverty
1 day ago
Gabriella Bankova went on a hunger strike in the Bulgarian capital to be able to officially change her gender. Activists say the country is lagging when it comes to LGBTQ+ rights.
1 day ago
Users are spending more time online. Among children, social media consumption has skyrocketed compared to pre-pandemic levels. In the US, tech giants are on trial for endangering minors with addictive platforms.
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