LAGOS, Nigeria — Former Nigerian first lady Patience Jonathan is claiming ownership of bank accounts allegedly worth $31.5 million that have been frozen in a corruption investigation, prompting anti-corruption groups to demand her prosecution.
The Obamas will host a crowd of 50 heads of state from African nations Tuesday night, for a shindig in an expansive tent on the White House South Lawn with Lionel Richie serenading the crowd. [...]
Is there a millionaire gene? Some inherent DNA configuration that makes one person more likely to have a higher earning potential than someone else? If only it were that easy. [...]
Africa's future looks bright to delegates gathering at the Nigerian capital's heavily guarded hotels for the continent's biggest gathering of political and business leaders. It is the present that is more troublesome. [...]
Nigeria's capital city of Abuja was displaying a markedly enhanced security presence on Wednesday, as the World Economic Forum kicked off... [...]
A burgeoning wealthy class is settling into one of Africa’s fastest-growing cities, attracting designers, world-class architects and a growing creative community that seeks to preserve its culture through art and fashion. [...]