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Dec 07, 2012, 11:13 ET

Kola Aluko Finishes Third With Kessel Racing at Rome 6 Hours

Nigerian-born businessman Kola Aluko has ended two days of racing at Rome's Vallelunga circuit in third place with Kessel Racing teammates Thomas...

Oct 31, 2012, 13:44 ET

Kola Aluko: $22bn Investment in African Infrastructure 'Extremely Positive' Says Kola Aluko

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced plans to float Africa's first infrastructure bonds in order to raise $22 billion for investments...

Oct 19, 2012, 16:00 ET

Kola Aluko: Digital Switchover a Turning Point for African Broadcasting

A continental television switchover to digital broadcasting has been approved by African governments. The national switchover - overseen by the...

Aug 07, 2012, 10:42 ET

Kola Aluko: "Motor Sport Industries Within Africa's Reach"

International businessman Kola Aluko has expressed his optimism for the future of motor racing in Africa, saying he believes African manufacturing...

Jul 23, 2012, 06:10 ET

Kola Aluko Hails $4.5 Billion Deal for New Refineries

The Nigerian government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with US firm Vulcan Petroleum Resources and Nigeria's Petroleum Refining and...

May 16, 2012, 12:47 ET

Kola Aluko Predicts Continued Growth for Private Aviation in West Africa

Nigerian-born international businessman Kola Aluko has commented on the growing demand for private aviation in West Africa, predicting further...

Jan 16, 2002, 00:00 ET

The chart looks at the difference between each survey respondent's stated expected return for his/her investment portfolio and a model expected return that is based on each respondent's own asset allocation and outlook for the stock market in 2005. According to the Northern Trust survey, 40 percent of respondents had stated expectations two percentage points or higher than the model expectations. Similarly, the graph shows that 16 percent of respondents had stated expectations five percentage points or more higher than the model expectations. (PRNewsFoto)[RV]

America's #1 Shoe Lover, Star Jones, and America's #1 Footwear Retailer, Payless ShoeSource, Pair Up

TOPEKA, Kan., and NEW YORK, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Payless and Star Jones, co-host of ABC's Emmy-nominated daytime talk show The...