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Indigenous firm secures 5,000 hectares of land for rice production in Adamawa

Rice production in Nigeria is set to receive a boost as an indigenous agribusiness firm, Haske and Williams, has acquired 5,000 hectares More...

Agriculture

States’ insolvency threatens GES agric scheme

Nigeria’s cash-strapped states can hardly sustain the Growth Enhancement Support (GES) initiative as their monthly allocations continue More...

agro

FX shortage spikes local sourcing of agro inputs

Agro-allied manufacturers are increasingly sourcing raw materials locally as foreign exchange hiccups deal blow on their capacity to More...

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Dizengoff to create 1000 jobs through greenhouse technology

In a bid to align with the Federal Government’s move to diversify the economy away from oil through agriculture and ensure food sufficiency, More...

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Edo reps mull farm settlement to empower constituency 

As part of deliberate policy to diversify the economic base of the old Agbazillo people in Edo central senatorial district, Sergius More...

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Abia targets 7.5 million oil palm trees in 3yrs

Abia State Government intends to plant about 7.5 million oil palm trees in the next three years, in its ‘Return to Farm Programme”. More...

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Nigerian cocoa farmers upbeat on crop outlook on weather

Late rain in Nigeria this year is helping cocoa trees to flower, raising hopes of a good harvest in the world’s fourth biggest More...

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Buhari orders release of 10,000 tons of grains

The Presidency rejected insinuations that poverty and lack are products of the Change mantra. This is as it announced that President More...

Budget delays undermine construction industry as Julius Berger gets squeezed

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The continued delay in the passage of the 2016 budget caused by the disagreement between the executive and the legislatures over irregularities is increasingly undermining the More...

Transcorp to buy NNPC’s abandoned gas plant – Elumelu

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Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, is to buy over all abandoned Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) gas plant and make them more functional. Tony Elumenu, More...

Nigeria’s Out-of-Home industry groaning under heavy levies – Optimum Exposures CEO

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Bayo Adio, managing director of Optimum Exposures who has cut his teeth in Nigeria’s  Out- of- Home advertising industry favours healthy  competition as he wants players More...

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Lagos commences implementation of National Policy on MSME

Lagos State Government today commenced implementation of the National Policy on Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) with the inauguration of the Lagos State Council on MSME. The More...

Lagos targets 25 percent increase in food supply by 2019

Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Toyin Suarau today reiterated the resolve of the State Government to increase the aggregate food supply of the State from less than More...

Nigeria’s Out-of-Home industry groaning under heavy levies – Optimum Exposures CEO

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Bayo Adio, managing director of Optimum Exposures who has cut his teeth in Nigeria’s  Out- of- Home advertising industry More...

Lack of market research explains failure of banks’ products – Geri-Robert

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In this interview, Ugo Geri-Robert, Managing Director of Millward Brown Nigeria, a global marketing research agency More...

Mazi_Sam_Ohuabunwa Can Nigeria survive another Civil War?

All those who love this nation and who want its continued unity, peace and progress have...

MA_Johnson Nigeria: A nation on treadmill

The Nigerian civil war which started in 1967 ended on 15 January 1970. The period of...

Rafiq Raji Non-violence is Juju’s best bet

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma probably regrets the day he decided Julius Malema had to be...

Lagos needs to build 187,000 housing units annually to bridge 3m deficit

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Lagos, Nigeria’s bustling commercial nerve centre, has a heavy housing deficit burden estimated at 3 million More...

LAPO’s N113.7bn lifeline boosts 2.5m SSA’ region SMEs in 2015

In furtherance of its commitment to alleviate poverty within the sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region, Lift Above Poverty Organisation (LAPO) says it..

Megamound responds to market realities with affordable luxury apartments

In response to the economic realities in Nigeria where the economy is struggling with dwindling oil revenue and weakening local currency,..

Businesses see red flag as consumers’ confidence declines

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These are not the best of times for businesses in Nigeria, as non passage of the 2016 budget, rising inflation, More...

Scarcity of forex, fuel contribute to dip in aviation traffic  

Nigeria’s lingering foreign exchange scarcity and aviation fuel have contributed both to a quarterly and a year-on-year decline of 0.4 percent..

6.9m Nigerians contribute N5.3trn to Pension Fund Scheme

After 10 years the contributory pension scheme kicked off in Nigeria, it has emerged that approximately 6.9 million out of about..
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Indigenous VAS providers fear local content neglect

The new Value Added Service (VAS) license issued by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) confirming its plans to regulate the VAS..
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Businesses see red flag as consumers’ confidence declines

These are not the best of times for businesses in Nigeria, as non passage of the 2016 budget, rising inflation, weakened..
SMEs

LAPO commits N113.7 bn to boost SMEs in 2015

In furtherance of its commitment to alleviate poverty within the Sub-Sahara Africa region, Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO) says it committed..
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