Nigeria

Vincent Smith steps down from duties to allow probe over alleged payments

M&G Reporter

In the news wrap: ANC MP Vincent Smith has asked to be removed from parliamentary committees until the probe into alleged Bosasa payments is done


Nigeria hits MTN with new, $2bn tax bill

Agency

But MTN says it has settled all amounts owing under the taxes in question


MTN affair casts shadow over Nigeria's economy, say analysts

In a shock announcement last Wednesday, the Central Bank of Nigeria ordered MTN to repay $8.13-billion


Editorial: Beware of UK’s promises

Editorial

'In its hour of need, Britain is now turning to its former colonies for help'


The bridge that binds Lagos together

Anne Mucheke

The Third Mainland Bridge has become part of the fabric of Africa’s most populous city. Closing it, even temporarily, wreaks havoc for residents