Index Based Insurance Scheme Kicks Off in Nigeria Soon

Farmers in Nigeria will henceforth have good access to insurance coverage as the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), is championing the course of a specialised and inclusive agric insurance scheme tagged Index based agric insurance(IBAI). The IBAI is an innovative and specialised insurance scheme that pays out benefits on the basis of a predetermined index (e.g.… Continue reading Index Based Insurance Scheme Kicks Off in Nigeria Soon

Failures of Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme: the way forward

Nigeria’s National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has been in operation for over ten years but it seems to have failed in the realization of the objectives for which it was established. Key among its failures is the non-realization of the objective of making health care available to Nigerians at affordable costs. As at today, many… Continue reading Failures of Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme: the way forward

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

[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

7 Outrageous Things Every Leader Should Do

  Much has been written on what leaders should and shouldn’t do.  Having read almost every notable article on the topic, the natural question to ask was, “What next?”  Though full of perennial wisdom—knowledge that even those who don’t study leadership would know—something was missing.  The aha moment came: if everything leaders were being told… Continue reading 7 Outrageous Things Every Leader Should Do