Sub-Saharan Africa to grow at a slower rate this year, World Bank says

The economy of sub-Saharan Africa is seen growing more slowly this year than previously forecast, largely due to weak investment and productivity, the World Bank said on Wednesday. In a report, it forecast growth in the region to be 2.4 percent in 2017, down from the 2.6 percent that it projected in April. But growth… Continue reading Sub-Saharan Africa to grow at a slower rate this year, World Bank says

Why you shouldn’t panic when an airliner loses an engine

Are you afraid of flying? Read this and relax. New Post! Comment and share ….

Lloyd’s of London faces $4.5bn hurricane bill after profits slide in first half

Lloyd’s of London has warned that it faces a $4.5bn (£3.4bn) hit from hurricanes Harvey and Irma after unveiling a profit slide for the first half of the year – before the catastrophic storms had happened. The world’s biggest insurance market said its pre-tax profits for the six months to June 31, a relatively benign period for natural disasters and before Harvey and Irma thrashed the US… Continue reading Lloyd’s of London faces $4.5bn hurricane bill after profits slide in first half

Nigeria’s National Insurance Commission to sack chief executives over unpaid claims

Nigeria’s National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has revealed plans to work on statutory deposits of insurance firms to settle unpaid claims, while chief executives of companies whose deposits are applied to such would be discharged from official duty. Nigeria’s Commissioner for Insurance, Mohammed Kari, disclosed this at the ongoing Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) 2017… Continue reading Nigeria’s National Insurance Commission to sack chief executives over unpaid claims

[Video]: Docta Ghana – The App making Healthcare Accessible in Ghana.

Cedric Foudjet, a young entrepreneur from Ghana created an app which connects patients to Medical doctors and enhances healthcare service delivery in the West African country.       Follow us!!! @bslbng

10 Things You Must Do to Achieve Your Highest Potential

1.Read good books. We come into the world full of potential, but virtually void of wisdom. To fulfill your potential, you are going to have to study those who came before you. Reading books is the quickest and simplest way of acquiring knowledge. 2.Associate with people who are smarter than you are. You are only… Continue reading 10 Things You Must Do to Achieve Your Highest Potential

7 Reasons Why You Should Not Give Up On Your Dreams.

Financial rewards. To achieve small things, dream small; to achieve great things, dream big.  Almost every great accomplishment—past or present—began as a dream.When you meet someone poor, you may ask them, “Why?”  But, the better question to ask is: “What is your dream?”  For, it is from them that we draw poverty or prosperity.  Giving… Continue reading 7 Reasons Why You Should Not Give Up On Your Dreams.