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SUNU Assurances Nigeria Promotes 37 Staff

SUNU Assurances Nigeria Plc, a member of SUNU Group, recently motivated its workforce through the promotion of 37 members of staff for their hard...

Unlocking productivity and investment opportunities across agribusiness value chain

The Nigerian agric sector has the potential to generate trillions of naira in revenue and this is reflected in the N1.1 trillion food deficit...

Groups Collaborate to Assist Adamawa Farmers

Kasim Sumaina in Abuja The OCP Group, a global leader in phosphate production and plant nutrition, and the International Rescue Committee (IRC), have established a...

S’Africa’s Agency Faces Funding Crisis

South Africa’s statistics agency is facing a funding crisis that might affect the quality of official data if not addressed, the organisation which oversees...

Fund Managers Launch Multi-million Dollar Fund

African leaders are putting women front and center of efforts to drive the continent’s economic growth through a game-changing fund that invests in women...

Strengthening Capital Market Regulation

Goddy Egene writes on the recent initiatives to boost the nation’s capital market that were unveiled by the Director General of the Securities and...

FG Inaugurates National Cooperative Housing Scheme

Obinna Chima The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has formally marked the official kick-off of the National Cooperative Housing Development Scheme (NCHDS)...

Embark on Aggressive Expenditure Rationalisation, Shonubi Tells FG

Obinna Chima The Deputy Governor, Operations Directorate, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Folashodun Shonubi, has advised the federal government to urgently embark on an...

Assessing Contributions of Indigenous Hospitality Brands to Africa’s Economy

Fidelis Nwoka African-owned hospitality brands have successfully established their relevance to the economic growth of the continent. Nothing best attests to this than the fact...

Emefiele Moves to Facilitate Land Allocation to Dairy to Boost Local Production

James Emejo in Abuja Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has sought the intervention of the Minister of the Federal...

KPMG Report: FirstBank reinforces market dominance with customer service

It is over five years since financial stability was the dominant reason for choosing banking relationships. Fifty-five per cent of retail banking customers say...

Nigerian Breweries to pay N16.1b net profit as dividend

The Board of Directors of Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc has decided to pay the entire net profit of N16.01 billion recorded in 2019 to...

Investors must avoid assets mismatch, says Sanni

Investors must avoid undue concentration of their portfolios and improper allocation of capital between short and long-term assets to reap optimally in the new...

Experts make case for more purposeful budgeting

Finance and economic experts have called on the government to improve its budgeting process and lay emphasis on key enablers that could jumpstart the...

200 investors set for Nigeria’s 45 gas flare sites

In its efforts to reduce the 320 billion cubic feet of gas (bcf) of gas flared in 2019, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR),...

NSE: Bears still on rampage, index drops further by 0.08 per cent

The bears continued to dominate the domestic equities market on Tuesday, as the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)’s All-Share Index dropped further by 0.08 per...

FG Secures Legal Approval for 3050MW Mambilla Power Plant

Chineme Okafor in Abuja Nigeria has gotten an approval from the International Court of Arbitration to resume works on its 3050 megawatts (MW) capacity Mambilla hydro...

Your Personal Brand, Social Media and Your Career – Can It Be Negative?

If you have been following my Column for a while now, you will know that I am a strong advocate of building your personal...

Cooperative societies critical tool for affordable housing -Fashola

…Launches national cooperative house Development Scheme. By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said Cooperative Societies are critical tools to achieving affordable...

Be conscious of climate change effects SGF tells estate developers

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has called on the attention of estate developers in Nigerian to...

RLA: Action required to stop fall in supply of rental housing

  The Residential Landlords Association (RLA) is calling for the Chancellor to use his first Budget to stop the decline in the supply of rental...

Maintenance improves value of property -ESV. Auta Usurhyul

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna An Estate Surveyor Auta Usurhyul said property maintenance improves the value and standard of a property. ESV. Usurhyul made the disclosure during...

FIRS boss tasks Collecting Agents on prompt remittance

By Etuka Sunday Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Muhammad Nami, has urged all tax collecting agents in the public and private sectors...

Nigeria, U.S.A. hold commercial, investment dialogue in Washington

  By Miriam Humbe The first Ministerial level meetings of the U.S-Nigeria Commercial and Investment Dialogue (CID) took place on Tuesday at the U.S. Chamber of...

Why NPA revoked LADOL’s land lease agreement

SOURCES at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have indicated that the Authority revoked the land lease agreement signed with the Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics...

How failure of bonded terminals led to Lagos ports crises – Operators

INDUSTRIALISTS who invested in the nation’s ports logistic value chain with the establishments of bonded terminals have expressed anger and frustrations about alleged official...

Shipping industry operators rally support for SON

THE leadership of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents, ANLCA, has pledged to partner with the Standard Organisation of Nigeria, SON, in ensuring...

Petroleum products, bulk wheat dominate cargo throughput

REFINED petroleum products still dominate the nation’s import chart as over 316,247 metric tonnes of different refined petroleum products were brought into the country...

Dredging stakeholders move against quacks in the industry

DREDGING stakeholders have blamed the absence of proper training of upcoming dredgers for economic lose and damages of dredging equipment by workers in the...