Here are summaries of the five most widely read stories this week on Africa Private Equity News.

1. DEG acquires minority equity stake in Nigerian FMCG manufacturer

German development finance institution DEG announced the acquisition of a minority equity stake in Ashwah Holdings, the parent company of Daraju Industries, one of Nigeria’s leading manufacturers of FMCG products in the personal care and household care segment. Ashwah is also currently a p...