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  • newAll the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 23/6/2017
    Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Lagos State Government has promised to grant prospective investors complete tax holiday from federal, state and local government taxes, rates customs duties and levies.…
    - 46 mins ago 23 Jun 17, 5:24pm -
  • NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate (June 23, 2017)
    Parallel market exchange rate between the Naira and three of the world's major currencies.
    - 6 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 12:30pm -
  • Something is not right with the latest review of Nigerian stock market indices
    The Nigerian Stock Exchange during the week announced the expected review of the NSE 30, and the six sectoral indices of the Exchange, which are NSE Consumer Goods, NSE Banking, NSE Insurance, NSE Industrial, NSE Oil & Gas and the NSE Lotus Islamic I…
    - 9 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 9:21am -
  • CBN to the Etisalat 13: Stand down
    Unconfirmed reports from Vanguard newspapers have stated Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has intervened in the Etisalat Nigeria loan saga by asking the 13 commercial banks to stand down. Press reports earlier released had mentioned that the banks had t…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 7:26am -
  • 4 reasons why Nigerian stocks are suddenly falling again
    The Nigerian All Share Index fell for the second straight day on Thursday to 1.6%. The stock market snapped a 5 day losing streak on Tuesday after shedding a thumping 2.6%. Nairametrics had published an article a day earlier listing out possible eve…
    - 23 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 6:49pm -
  • All the major economic news in Nigeria in 5 minutes 22/6/2017
    Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Acting Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC), Victor Muruako, has advised the Federal Government to set a debt limit for the three tiers of government to ser…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 5:33pm -
  • Etisalat claims it owes banks $575million not $1.2 billion
    Etisalat Nigeria has revealed that the $1.2 billion widely reported as its indebtedness to about 13 Nigerian banks is not correct. According to the company’s  vice president for regulatory affairs, Ibrahim Dikko, the company had already paid down…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 5:24pm -
  • No ‘hostile takeover’!!! Regulators warns banks
    Better late than never
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 5:08pm -
  • Likely effect of an Etisalat solvency on the profits of these banks
    Summary: An equivalent of 49% of the profits made by Fidelity Bank in 2016 could be lost Access Bank could lose an equivalent of 30% of profits made in 2016 UBA could lose 20% of profits made in 2016 GT Bank could lose 12% of Profits made in 2016 Eti…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 5:05pm -
  • How to start up a Snail Farming business
    Snail farming is one of the numerous goldmine that people are yet to grasp, all thanks to a bit of ignorance. The business is just as lucrative as fish or poultry farming and can be done anywhere irrespective and does not require a significant amount…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 1:22pm -
  • More questions arise as World Bank loans Nigeria another $961 million
    The World Bank has approved another $961 million loan for the implementation of 2 program for results operations in Nigeria, Punch claims. The first of these 2 projects are the Better Education Service Delivery for All which targets out-of-school chi…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 8:51am -
  • SBM Jollof Index shows Nigerians are spending more
    The SBM Jollof index is a composite index that tracks the prices of the main ingredients used to prepare a pot of one of Nigeria’s primary delicacies – Jollof rice. This meal was chosen because it has the unique distinction of being a delicacy in…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 7:55am -
  • Travis Kalanick Fall, experts share lessons for Nigerian start-ups
    Travis Kalanick founder of ride sharing app Uber, yesterday resigned from his post as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company after core investors asked him to step down. Kalanick had last week stated his intention to take some time off due to t…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:45pm -
  • All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 21/6/2017
    Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, yesterday, announced exposure draft framework  for the creation of the second version of the Asset Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON,…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:28pm -
  • List of results released on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (Updated June 20 2017)
    Nairametrics| The table below contains a listing of all the results released in 2017 for companies quoted on the Nigerian stock exchange. It includes full year and quarterly results released from time to time and published on the website of the NSE.…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 4:41pm -
  • Akwa Ibom has taken Total Upstream to court over unpaid taxes
    In yet another example of why Nigeria is a difficult place to do business, the Akwa Ibom state government through its Internal Revenue Service has taken Total E&P Nigeria to court over alleged N25 billion arrears of unpaid taxes. It has also given th…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 2:35pm -
  • Alert: Conoil declares N2.8 billion profit (2016 FY)
    Conoil today released audited results for the financial year ended 31 December 2016.   Revenue N’million FY 2016| N85,024 FY 2015| N82,919 %age change|2.5%   Profit after tax  N’million FY 2016| N2,837 FY 2015| N2,308 %age change|23%   EPS (K…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 2:12pm -
  • 5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents
    It’s about that time when your folks have to readjust to a new phase in life- retirement. After several decades of working, it’s about time that they take a little rest. However, if care is not taken, that rest may not be so restful as financial…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 9:51am -
  • Christmas comes early for Nigerian ETF investors
    The Nigerian stock market has been showing great improvement since the beginning of May 2017 with most of the indices showing double-digit returns. The Allshare index now boasts of a YTD return of 27.02%, the NSE pension and Premium index are in an a…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 7:43am -
  • How to create your own personal balance sheet
    “100% of Nigerians, who are alive, are liable to die” – Author Unknown   More than five out of 7 middle class Nigerians do not have a personal balance sheet. What is a Balance Sheet (PBS)?   One of the best advice I ever got was to have a per…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 6:24am -
  • Nigeria’s pension fund assets surge to a record N6.5 trillion
    The total assets of Nigerian Pension funds grew by 3 per cent between March and April 2017 to a record N6.5 trillion, according to information released by the Pension Commission of Nigeria (PenCom) and analyzed by Quantitative Financial Analytics. Pe…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:22am -
  • Sequence of events that led to the exit of Etisalat UAE
    Nigeria’s fourth largest GSM service provider Etisalat Nigeria announced on Tuesday that its parent company, Etisalat UAE has decided to divest completely from its Nigerian subsidiary. This follows weeks of negotiations between Etisalat and a conso…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:15am -
  • 130% Oversubscribed: These factors may have led to a successful initial Diaspora Bond sale
    Nigeria was able to successfully raise $300 million in its first ever diaspora bond at at coupon rate of 5.625 per cent for a tenor of five years. The Director General of the Debt Management Office (DMO), Dr. Abraham Nwankwo, while announcing the suc…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:09am -
  • Currency futures Trading volume wanes as rates converge
    The volume of trade in the Nigerian currency futures market has dropped dramatically since the CBN came up with the investor FX rate window and as the various FX rates tend to converge around N370/$. Currently, the NAFEX rate is about N368/$, most of…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jun 17, 4:36am -
  • How Diaspora Bonds Work
    Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun recently revealed the Federal Governments (FG) plans to launch a $300 million diaspora bond bid in March 2017. So what is a diaspora bond and how can you invest? A diaspora bond is basically a government deb…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 11:07pm -
  • All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 20/6/2017
    Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The federal government has unveiled the ownership structure of the modular refineries it proposed to build in the states of the Niger Delta region, explaining that the stat…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 5:33pm -
  • List of Nigerian banks exposed to Etisalat’s $1.2 billion debt
    Etisalat UAE has officially decided to pull out of Nigeria following a series of negotiations with a consortium of commercial banks that have since led to a dead end. The banks lent Etisalat $1.2 billion in 2013 out of which $650 million was used to…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 3:56pm -
  • Nigerian Stocks 20/6/2017
    Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 20th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading on a positive note as the all share index rose 0.71%. Market capitalization at the close of trading was N11,887,180,351,923.17.…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 3:31pm -
  • Official: Etisalat UAE pulls out of Nigeria, may also take back naming rights
    Etisalat Nigeria has confirmed changes in its shareholdings structure. Its Abu Dhabi parent company, Etisalat UAE informed the Abu Dhabi stock exchange earlier today that it was divesting completely from Nigeria. Etisalat has now issued a press relea…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 11:36am -
  • It’s over, Etisalat UAE throws in the towel          
    The Etisalat Nigeria saga has developed yet another twist, as a press release issued on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange confirms that Etisalat UAE has pulled out from the Nigerian unit. Despite these developments, the telecoms company has fervently main…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 11:08am -

BusinessDay

    Channelstv » Business

    • FG Re-Inaugurates Privatisation Council
      The Federal Government has reconstituted the National Council on Privatisation (NCP) after two years since its assumption of power. The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, who chairs the NCP noted that the council had handled the privatisatio…
      - 6 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 12:28pm -
    • Julius Berger To Diversify Into Oil, Power Sector
      Nigeria’s largest construction company by market value, Julius Berger, says it plans to acquire oil assets and expand into the country’s power sector. This comes as the construction giant seeks to diversify its business and stay competitive. The…
      - 7 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 11:39am -
    • Indonesian Company To Build Refinery In Nigeria
      The Federal Government may soon achieve its objective of boosting the Nigeria’s local refining capacity as an Indonesian firm has revealed plans to construct a modular refinery in the country. The refinery will be located in Akwa Ibom State and on…
      - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 3:33pm -
    • Etisalat Debt Will Have ‘Manageable Impact’ On Nigerian Banks – Exotix Capital
      London-based investment banking services firm, Exotix Capital has released a new report that says the $1.2 billion Etisalat Nigeria debt burden will have ”manageable impact” on the 13 Nigerian banks involved. The analysts estimate a minus 12 perc…
      - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 12:49pm -
    • China, Bayelsa Partner To Create More Jobs
      A group of Chinese businessmen have indicated interest to invest in Bayelsa State’s economy, create multiple Job and support the government to further provide opportunities for other businesses in the state to grow. The ‎leader of the delegation,…
      - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 9:14am -
    • Edo Govt, BOI Seal Partnership To Improve State Economy
      The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that the growth and survival of small and medium scale enterprises in any economy will largely depend on appropriate investments in the large scale businesses. Gov. Obaseki who made the assertion when h…
      - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 3:05pm -
    • NCC, CBN Intervene In Etisalat Debt Crisis
      A meeting between the officials of Etisalat Nigeria, Nigerian Communications Commission, the Central Bank of Nigeria and a consortium of banks has reportedly been scheduled for tomorrow, June the 21, to find a resolution to the debt crisis troubling…
      - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 6:47pm -
    • N541bn Debt: Banks Reject Etisalat Nigeria’s Loan Restructuring Plan
      The Etisalat Group, parent company of Etisalat Nigeria, has informed the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange that a group of Nigerian commercial banks have refused to agree to the restructuring of 541 billion Naira debt owed by the company. A statement is…
      - 3 days ago 20 Jun 17, 9:25am -
    • Immigration To Grant Visas To Foreign Investors Within 48 Hours
      The Nigeria Immigration Services has introduced a new guideline that will ensure foreigners coming to do business in Nigeria get their visas within 48 hours. The policy comes one month after Acting President Yemi Osinbajo signed an executive order wh…
      - 4 days ago 19 Jun 17, 6:16pm -
    • CBN Sells Treasury Bills Worth N286.8b
      The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Friday, held two auctions to sell Treasury Bills worth N286.8 billion, as the financial regulator moves to tighten liquidity on the money market. The debt sale reduced the level of the Naira’s liquidity in the…
      - 6 days ago 17 Jun 17, 2:14pm -

    Premium Times » Business

    Punch » Business

      Vanguard » Business

      • Import substitution: Cassava starch firm saves economy N1.22bn annually
        PSALTRY International Company Limited, one of the investors in the Nigerian cassava industry, has said that the country has started benefiting from its investment as the import substitution policy of the Federal Government in cassava starch has earne…
        - 11 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 7:00am -
      • FAAC disburses N418.8bn to FG, states, LGs in May—NBS
        THE Federation Account Allocation Committee, FAAC, disbursed N418.82 billion to the three tiers of government in May 2017 from the revenue generated in April 2017, according a report released by National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, yesterday. The pos…
        - 16 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 2:08am -
      • Deloitte seeks increase in capital expenditure to 50%
        With the kick-start of 2017 budget implementation, the Lead Partner, Deloitte West Africa, Mr. Yomi Olugbenro, has called on the Federal Government to take step to increase capital expenditure to a minimum of 50 per cent of aggregate expenditure in t…
        - 17 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 12:41am -
      • DMO to issue N100bn Islamic Bond month end
        THE Debt Management Office, DMO, yesterday, said that arrangement has been concluded for the issuance of the first sovereign sukuk, otherwise known as Islamic Bond or non-interest bond, next week, even as Dr. Abraham Nwankwo retires as the Director G…
        - 1 day ago 22 Jun 17, 7:10am -
      • Lagos unveils website for undergraduate entrepreneurship scheme
        LAGOS State government has opened a website, Ready.Set.Work (RSW), to register final year students of tertiary institutions in the state for entrepreneurship and employability scheme designed to equip them with the right skills to add value to the so…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 6:09am -
      • CBN persuades farmers, SMEs to access loans from intervention funds
        AGAINST the backdrop of low level of disbursement Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has called on farmers and operators of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to approach banks and demand for loans from any of its various intervention funds. The post CB…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 4:59am -
      • 24 hours Port Operations: Customs demands manifest before vessels’ arrival
        IN a bid to ensure full compliance with the executive order on 24 hours ports operations, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has insisted that advanced cargo manifest by shipping agencies must be submitted seven days before the arrival of vessels at t…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 3:04am -
      • WTO members kick against Nigeria’s import prohibition list, new import duties
        MEMBER countries of World Trade Organization (WTO) have expressed opposition to Nigeria’s import prohibition list and local content requirement in the oil and gas sector.The post WTO members kick against Nigeria’s import prohibition list, new im…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 2:15am -
      • BoI launches interest-free loan scheme for women entrepreneurs
        THE Bank of Industry (BoI) has launched an interest-free loan for women artisans, market women and small holder farmers under the National Women Empowerment Fund (NAWEF) intervention scheme by the Federal Government.The post BoI launches interest-fr…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 2:08am -
      • SON threatens to prosecute substandard steel manufacturers
        THE Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, has threatened to prosecute galvanised steel products manufacturing companies that produce substandard products.The post SON threatens to prosecute substandard steel manufacturers appeared first on Vanguar…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 2:00am -
      • Preparing security/collateral for bank loan: Domiciliation
        AT last we are delivering the last parts of this long series on how to prepare security/ collateral for business loan.The post Preparing security/collateral for bank loan: Domiciliation appeared first on Vanguard News.
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 1:17am -
      • BUA Group to grow Nigeria’s sugar output by 2mmt annually
        BUA Group says its $300 million investment in Lafiagi Sugar Company (LASUCO) in Kwara State would help grow the country’s sugar output by two million tonnes (mmt) per annum.The post BUA Group to grow Nigeria’s sugar output by 2mmt annually appe…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 12:52am -
      • How my business benefited from LSETF – CEO, Nuts About Cakes
        NUTS About Cakes, a bakery located in Lekki Phase One was established in 2010 by Nike Majekodunmi, one of the first beneficiaries of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF). The bakery specializes in freshly baked cakes, pastries and bread for…
        - 2 days ago 22 Jun 17, 12:00am -
      • How to become a successful entrepreneur and business owner
        Are you prepared for the challenges involved? Are you prepared to give your project all it requires to succeed? Are you mentally prepared to become your own boss?The post How to become a successful entrepreneur and business owner appeared first on V…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 11:50pm -
      • Outgoing DMO boss assures Nigerians of enhanced investment initiatives
        Dr Abraham Nwankwo, the outgoing Director-General, Debt Management Office (DMO), on Wednesday assured Nigerians of better investment initiatives from the agency even after his exit.The post Outgoing DMO boss assures Nigerians of enhanced investme…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 10:14pm -
      • Dizengoff unveils new tractors to boost agricultural productivity
        DIZENGOFF Nigeria has said that its newly unveiled ranges of CASE IH brand of tractors will boost food production in the country through mechanization.The post Dizengoff unveils new tractors to boost agricultural productivity appeared first on Vang…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 10:08pm -
      • Dangote cement hands over drivers to Customs for carrying contrabands
        THE transport section of Dangote Cement, Ibese Plant, has intercepted one of the company’s trucks loaded with contrabands in Ibadan, arrested the drivers and handed them over to the Nigerian Customs for further investigations and prosecution.The p…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 10:05pm -
      • Indonesia firm to build 10,000bpd refinery in Akwa Ibom
        The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Wednesday disclosed that an Indonesian firm, PT Intim Perkasa Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of PT Intim Perkasa, Indonesia, has indicated interest in building a 10,000-barrel per day modular refinery…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 6:11pm -
      • Profit taking: NSE market indices record 2.62% loss
        After two days of bullish trading, activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday closed negatively with the market indices dropping by 2.62 per cent.The post Profit taking: NSE market indices record 2.62% loss appeared first on Vangua…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 4:24pm -
      • 13 banks force foreign investors out of Etisalat
        Pressures from 13 Nigerian banks and their overseas partners have forced the exit of the foreign investors in Etisalat Nigeria, just as the creditor banks move to formally take over the telecom company’s management.The post 13 banks force foreign…
        - 2 days ago 21 Jun 17, 8:25am -

      Sahara Reporters » Business

      Leadership NG » Business

      • Kaduna Govt. Spends N6.5bn On School Infrastructure — Commissioner
        BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN The Kaduna State Government said that it has expended N6.5 billion on infrastructural development in schools in the Southern Kaduna Senatorial District. The state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Prof Andrew Nok,…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:34pm -
      • Revive Reading Culture, University Don Advises Gombe Govt
        By Chuwang Dung College Librarian of the Federal College of Education (Tech.), Gombe, Mallam Dahiru Aliyu, has called on Gombe State Government to launch a campaign towards reviving reading culture among students in the state. He said studies have sh…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:32pm -
      • Kaduna Electric Staff Donate Relief Materials to IDPs
        BY ISAIAH BENJAMIN In an exceptional display of kind heartedness and compassion to the less privilege, the staff of Kaduna Electricity distribution Company (KAEDCO) has donated food, clothing and other essential supplies to internally displaced peopl…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:31pm -
      • Nigeria Still Importing Tobacco Leaves From About 12 Countries – Group
        BY DOYIN OJOSIPE A group, the Nigerian Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA) yesterday faulted claims that the tobacco industry in Nigeria has created job opportunities for many farmers. The NTCA which was on a courtesy call to LEADERSHIP, Abuja said the i…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:29pm -
      • International Widows Day: Total E&P Donates Food Items to Widows in A/Ibom
        By Bernard Tolani Dada In a rare show of love and affection, Total E&P yesterday presented assorted food items to over one Hundred widows in Akwa Ibom state. The event which took place at Abak local Government Area Hall was organized by the company t…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:28pm -
      • FECA Provost Tasks Security Agencies On Land Grabbers Activities
        Tope Fayehun, Akure  The Provost of the Federal College of Agriculture, Akure, (FECA) ,Dr. Samson Adeola Odedina, has called on the security agencies in the state to effectively tackle the illegal destruction of the college properties by land grabb…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:22pm -
      • 41-year-old Woman Sentenced To 5 Years For Human Trafficking
        … 75 Yr old Accomplice Discharged based on age By Ruth Tene Natsa, Abuja A High Court in Oyo state, presided by Justice Mufutau.A. Adegbola has sentenced 41 year old Victoria Oshi, to 5 years imprisonment for the procurement and sexual exploitation…
        - 2 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 4:20pm -
      • IPI Solutions Bags International Quality Award
        By Kayode Tokede IPI Solutions Nigeria Limited has been presented with the International Quality Summit (IQS) Award in “Gold Category in Business Prestige and Business Excellence” at the International Quality Convention organized by Business Init…
        - 3 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 3:17pm -
      • Appropriation Bill And The Extent Of Legislative Powers
        HOUSECALL with ADEBIYI ADEDAPO Esteemed readers, I wish to introduce this weekly column to you with mixed feelings. While I’m elated to venture into a fresh terrain in my journalism career, it is indeed a very challenging environment that has to…
        - 5 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 1:37pm -

      ThisDay » Business

        The Nation » Business

        • Okomu Oil Plc rakes in N14.3 bn in 2016
          The Okomu Oil Palm Company PLC, says it recorded a revenue of N14.3 billion in 2016, as against N9.7 billion recorded in 2015. Mr Gbenga Oyebode, Chairman of Board of Directors, Okomu Oil, disclosed this on Friday in Abuja at the 37th Annual General…
          - 4 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 2:34pm -
        • How to approach trading?
          This may look as an easy question but I bet that most of you will get that wrong. I have been trading for over 8 years and in that time I met thousands of investors and traders and unfortunately most of them had wrong perception about being a trader.…
          - 4 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 2:01pm -
        • Revenue board seals NDDC’s office in Yenagoa over N336m tax liability
          The Bayelsa Board of Internal Revenue (BIR), on Friday sealed off the Bayelsa office of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), over alleged non-remittance of N336million Pay As You Earn (PAYE) tax liability. The BIR enforcement team served a cour…
          - 6 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 11:41am -
        • ‘NB sources 99% packaging materials locally for sustainable development’
          As part of efforts for sustainable development in the manufacturing sector, the Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc, says it sources 99 per cent of its packaging materials locally. Mr Patrick Olowookere, the Corporate Communications and Brand Public Relation…
          - 8 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 10:13am -
        • $1.2bn loan: Banks deny Etisalat takeover
          Consortium of 13 banks involved in Etisalat Nigeria loan on Thursday refuted reports that they have taken over the operations of the company. A management source close to the banks who pleaded anonymity told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos…
          - 9 hours ago 23 Jun 17, 9:22am -
        • ‘Niger Delta peace critical to delivering budget 2017’
          The sustenance of the relative peace in the oil-rich Niger Delta is critical to the achievement and delivery of the 2017 budget. The Federal Government must therefore, take the current peace in the restive region seriously by ensuring that the promis…
          - 19 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
        • ‘Bumper maize, soybean harvest for Northern farmers’
          Struggling Northern farmers could press their luck with soybeans and maize, as  international organisations move to improve farmers’ capacities to increase   yields  across   acreage  as demand nationwide  offers a potential lifeline. Globa…
          - 19 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
        • N2.5b investment coming from YouWin Programme
          The relaunched YouWin! Connect Programme is set to mobilise up to N2.5billion yearly as equity investment in start-ups and early stage Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through qualified fund managers under a co-investment model. A statement yester…
          - 19 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
        • Nimbus launches first Shopping Mall Guide
          Premier destination advertising company, Nimbus Media Limited, has recorded a significant first in the history of Nigeria’s retail industry with the launch of the country’s first full-fledged shopping mall guide – the Nigeria Shopping Mall Guid…
          - 19 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 11:00pm -
        • Pharmacists laud Fed Govt, M&B on vaccine production
          •Seeks ExpeditedMedicines’ Access Programme (E-MAP) The Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN) has praised the Federal Government for supporting local production of vaccines. The Federal Ministry…
          - 19 hours ago 22 Jun 17, 11:00pm -