Four armed men ransacked Antony Akatakpo’s home in front of his wife and two children in the Nigerian city of Port Harcourt, shot him in the leg and bundled him into the trunk of his Mitsubishi Endeavor.
Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc was best positioned to maximize the return from Merck & Co.’s consumer- health unit, Chief Executive Officer Rakesh Kapoor said today, six weeks after losing out to Bayer AG in bidding for the Coppertone sunscreen maker.
The naira fell to its lowest level since April as Nigeria’s newly appointed central bank governor said policy makers may begin cutting record-high interest rates for the first time in almost three years.
Shittu Ibrahim ekes out a living for his two wives and 11 children by selling tomatoes he grows to passersby along a highway that runs through the Kadawa Valley near Kano, the biggest city in northern Nigeria. With no way to find new customers, about two-thirds of his crop rots.