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Mart Resources’ Umusadege field output in June hurt by disruptions

Mart Resources’ Umusadege field output in June hurt by disruptions

Mart Resources, Inc. and its coventurers, Midwestern Oil and Gas Company Plc. (operator of the…

Ecobank Group gets nod to open investment bank in Kenya

Ecobank Group gets nod to open investment bank in Kenya

EBI Investment Corporation Kenya Limited, a subsidiary of Ecobank Capital has been granted an investment…

BlackBerry rejigs strategy, says Nigeria pivotal to profit rebound

BlackBerry rejigs strategy, says Nigeria pivotal to profit rebound

Global leader in mobile communications BlackBerry Limited said Nigeria is a critical market in its…

BPE commends Ikeja Disco over transformation process

BPE commends Ikeja Disco over transformation process

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), has commended Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) over ongoing…

Mainstreet Bank records N13.2bn profit before tax in 2013

Mainstreet Bank records N13.2bn profit before tax in 2013

Mainstreet Bank Limited has consolidated its return to profitability as it recorded a profit before…

Carmudi makes inroads into Nigeria, rolls out global app

Carmudi makes inroads into Nigeria, rolls out global app

Nine months after it made an entry into the country, Carmudi Nigeria, fastest growing online…

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“I can assure you that one billion dollars, fired fron this canon, will annihilate them once and for all”…

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OPEC sees decline in demand for crude oil from Nigeria, others in 2015

The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has cut its forecast of demand for crude oil from the 12-member oil cartel next year by 300,000 barrels per day (bpd), against the backdrop of surging supply from non-OPEC producers, particularly the United States (US). The US overtook Saudi Arabia and Russia to become the world’s biggest…

OPEC sees decline in demand for crude oil from Nigeria, others in 2015

Duncan Niederauer, NYSE moderniser

Duncan Niederauer learned that nothing lasts forever in financial markets when Goldman Sachs turned to him to figure out how to overhaul its trading business during the high-tech frenzy of the late 1990s. Goldman was looking for ways to maintain the unit’s profitability as computers displaced human stock traders on Wall Street. Mr Niederauer, who…

Duncan Niederauer, NYSE moderniser

Nigeria to explore Sukuks through 2017

Sukuk, the Islamic equivalent of bonds, will be a part of Nigeria’s strategic framework through 2017, market development director Patience Oniha of the Debt Management Office has told Bloomberg. Unlike conventional bonds, which bestow ownership of a debt, a sukuk will grant the investor a share of an asset, along with the equal cash flows…

Nigeria to explore Sukuks through 2017

‘Nigeria is Africa’s biggest VAS market’

Ugo Okoye, is the chief executive officer of iConcepts, a mobile technology solutions provider. In this interview with BEN UZOR JR, he says VAS, if appropriate resources are channeled towards its development, can assist mobile operators offset the huge decline in voice revenues. Okoye is also of the view skewed revenue share model in favour…

‘Nigeria is Africa’s biggest VAS market’

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Markets

Leveraging security, location for high ROI at Greenville Gardens

Leveraging security, location for high ROI at Greenville Gardens

The story of any successful real estate investment has something quite significant to do with location and at Greenville Gardens, Bhanek Group is enticing prospective home buyers with the gardens’ good location, security and high prospects of fabulous return on…

Cement controversy rages as group flays Reps on committee report adoption

Cement controversy rages as group flays Reps on committee report adoption

An end may not be in sight yet to the lingering controversy over the cement…

Roads infrastructure: Abuse, resource limitation challenge our efforts—Hamzat

Roads infrastructure: Abuse, resource limitation challenge our efforts—Hamzat

Relatively, the Lagos State government is doing well in building infrastructure and rehabilitating existing ones,…

FG sees housing beyond basic need, recognizes growth impact

FG sees housing beyond basic need, recognizes growth impact

The Federal Government of Nigeria says housing delivery in any society goes beyond its ranking…

Intelligence

How Nigerians use the internet (1)

How Nigerians use the internet (1)

With a population of 170 million, 130 million active lines, 66 million of which are…

Signal from operational zones

Signal from operational zones

In any given country, pipelines play an important role in providing the needed fuels for sustaining vital…

The rising fortune of Sesame seeds

The rising fortune of Sesame seeds

Sesame seed (sesame indicum L.) is Nigeria’s second most important non-oil export after cocoa. It is also known as…

Winning in Nigeria’s evolving food market

Winning in Nigeria’s evolving food market

The size of Nigeria’s population inevitably saddles it with a huge food bill. According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the country’s over 28.9 million households expended circa N15.67 trillion on food in 2009/10 alone. By 2012, Nigeria imported…

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