Nigeria to host World Pension Summit in Abuja


Mrs Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, the Director-General, National Pencom Commission (PenCom), said on Friday that Nigeria was ready to host the second edition of the World Pension Summit-Africa Special in Abuja. Anohu-Amazu More...

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Green collar jobs – solution to youth unemployment

Desire for white collar (office) jobs and unwillingness to look elsewhere has left many young energetic well-educated Nigerians jobless More...


FG, FUNAAB empower women farmers on aquaculture, entrepreneurship

The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has partnered the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) More...


Middle-belt communal instability thwarting robust agric output

Decades of long violent conflict in the middle belt region of the country, between farmers and herdsmen is thwarting the country’s More...

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Nigeria agric imports drops by N74 billion in Q2 2015

Nigeria’s agricultural imports declined by 11 percent from N738 billion imported in Q1 to N664 billion in Q2 2015, according to the More...


Lagos seeks partnership to grow agriculture

Governor of Lagos State Akinwunmi Ambode says the state is looking at partnership in agro business in what aims at increasing production More...


Investing in fish feeds (pellets) production

Fish feeds constitute more than 70percent of the input in fish farming.  It is therefore an important input.  Every effort must be More...


Youths, the untapped agric resources in Nigeria, say experts

To tap into the riches of the unfolding diversified economy through agriculture, experts in the agricultural sector have urged the More...


RMRDC partners Chinese firm on sorghum production

The Raw Materials Research and Development Council (RMRDC) on Tuesday said the Federal Government would partner a Chinese firm to grow More...

Fortis microfinance bank taps Nigeria large market as earnings spike


Fortis Microfinance Bank (FMB) Plc has tapped into the large Nigerian market as half year earnings upsurge amid a tough operating environments crimping the growth of companies More...

Chams Mobile, Skye Bank Visa virtual card enhance financial inclusion


In its determination to enhance financial inclusion, Chams Mobile Limited, a licensed Mobile Money Operator, and Skye Bank Plc, have launched the first Virtual Visa Card in Nigeria. The More...

Macroeconomic strain hit Honeywell Flour Mills as profits falter


Macroeconomic strains, characterized by a weak naira, fall in oil prices, huge energy costs and continued pressure on consumer wallets has combined to hit Flour Mills Nigeria More...

NB consumers excited about new beer launch


Makurdi-Consumers in Benue State and its environs have applauded the newly re-launched More Lager Beer, brewed by Nigerian More...

Dominant brands risk losing market share on lack of new thinking, says Needscope CEO


As Nigeria’s $510 billion economy, the biggest in Africa with population of about 170 milllin continues to attract More...

steve_ayorinde Abobaku…and the northernisation of a federal republic

With his 100 days in office almost here, President Muhammadu Buhari is expectedly drawing critical appraisals...

agbaje_new Investing in Nigeria’s poor (2)

There is no conflict between economic reforms to improve investment climate and enhance business competitiveness, deregulate...

Mazi_Sam_Ohuabunwa Time to declare a state of emergency on our economy

I am troubled by the latest economic performance indices being reported for our country. The price...

UPDC strategises to leverage emerging opportunities in housing market

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assures shareholders of long-term value creation  More...

UBA reports N166.94bn H1’15 gross earnings

 proposes 20 kobo interim dividend..

ACCIMA to promote coalition of business groups to drive industrial activities in Aba

Emma Nwakpadolu, the newly elected president of Aba Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ACCIMA), has urged the Aba business..

Pension arrears should attract interest, Imo pensioners tell Okorocha


The Association of Retired Permanent Secretaries in Imo, has told Gov. Rochas Okorocha that continued delay More...

Experts set to evolve strategy for Nigeria’s post-oil economy

as 21st economic summit holds October..

PKF International confirms Nigeria as Key Economic Centre in Africa

PKF International, a global network of legally independent firms providing quality accounting and business advisory services around the world, has confirmed..

Warri Refinery gets 90-day ultimatum to start operations

NNPC-engrs Ibe Kachikwu, group managing director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), yesterday, gave a 90-day ultimatum to the management of the Warri..

7 reasons your neighbours have more money than you

money-africa You look out the window of your home each night after dinner, staring across the street at your neighbours. You long..

Huawei signs strategic partnership with Fidelity Bank for ICT needs

Huawei, global Information and Communications Technology (ICT) solutions provider, said it has entered into partnership with Fidelity Bank Plc., one of..

Corporate Strategy – The Role of the Board

Corporate strategy is the overall scope and direction of an organization and the way in which its business operations work together..

“Access Bank committed to supporting financing needs of SMEs”

Management of Access Bank plc, one of the leading commercial banks in Nigeria, has reiterated its commitment towards promoting efficient, effective..