Investors task incoming agric minister on transformation agenda

Agricultural investors in the country generally want the Muhammadu Buhari-led government to sustain the Agricultural Transformation More...


X-raying problems hindering agribusinesses in Nigeria

The practice of agriculture is fast transiting fully to the private sector and from all indications this seems the best option for More...


X-raying problems hindering agribusinesses in Nigeria

The practice of agriculture is fast transiting fully to the private sector and from all indications this seems the best option for More...


Cashew farmers made good profit in 2015 season – Association

as Africa produces over 50% of world’s cashew This content is for Basic Monthly Subscription , Premium Monthly Subscription, Premium More...


Nigeria inflation may soar as floods destroy produce worth of N49 billion

Nigeria inflation may worsen as floods destroyed farm produce such as rice, groundnut, millet, guinea corn and maize worth up to N49 More...


Industrialisation to boost incomes for 14 million poultry industry workers

More industrialisation is needed in the poultry industry in order to improve the lot of the 14 million people directly and indirectly More...


Agric ministry plans strategic partnership with China

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) has stated its readiness to partner with the Chinese government in More...


Abati recommends agriculture for Buhari as panacea to Nigerian economic woes

Reuben Abati, former Special Adviser on media and publicity to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has recommended agriculture as the main More...

Refinement, rugged capability heralds new Everest

Ford Motor Company South Africa (FMCSA) has launched the all-new Ford Everest in a move aimed at offering fresh menu to customers seeking to enhance their status. It redefines More...

Mercedes goes offensive at Frankfurt IAA

The 66th edition of the International Motor show, popularly known as the IAA (International Automobile Ausstellung) have come and gone, but the footprint in the 12-day exhibition More...

 BoI moves to cut graduate unemployment with N2bn entrepreneurship fund


Worried by high rate of youth unemployment in Nigeria, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has launched the N2 billion Graduate Entrepreneurship Fund (GEF) scheme to enable young graduates More...


Ambode set to reinforce inclusive governance in town hall meeting

  Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is making strong inroad into participatory governance with the maiden edition of what is to be a quarterly town hall meeting with Lagosians More...

Senate unveils 21 ministerial nominees

The Senate on Tuesday unveiled the partial list of ministerial nominees sent by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a letter just read by Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Buhari revealed More...

New CSD, Big Cola competes for market share with N5b initial investment


AJE Group, a multinational beverage company with headquarters in Lima, Peru has started the production and distribution of More...

Nigeria at 55, need to revisit the baseline


Are you part of the bandwagon celebrating the 55th Independence anniversary? What’s there to celebrate? This More...

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Mazi_Sam_Ohuabunwa Nigeria at 55: Key matters outstanding

Last week, Nigeria commemorated 55 years of freedom from colonial rule. As has become our routine...

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This piece started last week with a background on the components of national security and argued...

CBN policy: Massive job cut looms in manufacturing sector


over 40,000 Nigerians to lose jobs This content is for Premium Yearly Subscription, Basic Yearly Subscription, More...

CBN guarantees N61.2bn to 454 projects through NIRSAL

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has through its subsidiary, the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), guaranteed a total..

James Cubitt says appointment to deliver Pacific Village remarkable

For James Cubitt and its authorities, their appointment by Pacific Ventures Limited to deliver a comprehensive package of work for a..

FXTM Pro account launched for institutional traders


International forex broker FXTM announces the launch of its newest account, FXTM Pro, an account that offers More...

African insurers urged to help banks, institutions manage rising risks

As institutions in Nigeria and other countries in Africa integrate their operations for global competitiveness amidst rising risk management issues, insurance..

Insurance man, Dan Okehi develops risk management software for banks

After about three decades in the nation’s insurance industry, Dan Okehi, a chartered insurer has expanded his scope of contribution to..

Tech Trends 2015: The fusion of business and IT

Deloitte’s annual Technology Trends report examines the ever- evolving technology landscape put to business use. This year, Deloitte selected a set..

Safeguarding Auditor Independence

Auditors are required to be independent in the performance of audit activities such that their professional judgement is unbiased and in..

LCCI unveils new agenda for SMEs

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has introduced an innovative agenda for micro-, small-, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMES) in..