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Oliver Andrews: Tempered by ice and fire

As Oliver Andrews, one of Africa’s most iconic business leaders, passes on the baton at the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), he speaks to New African Editor Anver Versi about his life and work.

Ismail Ahmed: Taking remittances to a new level

Somali entrepreneur Ismail Ahmed set up World Remit just 10 years ago. Today it is one of the most successful money transfer companies in the world. Profile by Omar Ben Yedder.

The rise and rise of Access Bank

Access Bank has risen to become Nigeria’s biggest bank and is rapidly becoming a major force across the continent. Dianna Games spoke to MD Herbert Wigwe to find out more about the bank’s growth strategy