Banks outwit each other in chase for state accounts

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Deposit money banks are in a desperate tussle to secure the accounts of states governments as the implementation of the Treasury Single Accounts (TSA) begins, BusinessDay investigations have shown. The More...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Agro allied processing will enhance job creation in Nigeria – SMEDAN

Director-General, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Bature Masari, has called for the development More...

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Abia community loses N9.1m to cattle grazing

Eze Okechukwu Ahia, the traditional ruler of Amiyiobilohia community, Isuikwuato Local Government of Abia State, said on Sunday that More...

Poor knowledge of ICT among N/Assembly members may impede operation of E-legislature – senator

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The Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, has expressed worry that the low ICT literacy level among members of the National Assembly may hinder the effective operation of e-legislation being More...

Biometrics firm DERMALOG successful with a BVN installations in Nigeria 

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The consulting company Frost & Sullivan has awarded Germany’s largest biometrics manufacturer DERMALOG and its customized solutions and products for Africa with the “2015 More...

“Access Bank committed to supporting financing needs of SMEs”

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

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NGE: Saraki congratulates Deen-Muhammad, others

Senate president, Bukola Saraki, has congratulated Garba Deen-Muhammad on his election as president, Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE). He also hailed the election of Steve Ayorinde, More...

Institute says it’s less expensive to maintain legislators in Nigeria than in US, UK

National Institute for Legislative Studies (NILS) says it is much more expensive to maintain legislators in the US Congress and the UK Parliament than in Nigeria. Its director-general, More...

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

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

Nigerian Breweries breaks record in ad industry with Gulder largest poster

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Another landmark has been made in the advertising industry in Nigeria, as the Nigerian Breweries Plc last week More...

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...

MA_Johnson Unemployment and cycle of poverty

If Nikolai Kondratiev, the Soviet economist and author of ‘The Major Economic Cycles’ (1925), were to...

GREGORY KRONSTEN Plenty of activity in the absence of ministers

A common criticism of the Buhari presidency from portfolio investors is that the president will not...

Nigerian interbank rates ease on budget, T-bills cash inflows

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Nigeria’s interbank lending rates fell sharply to 8.25 percent on average this week from 40 percent last More...

First Bank Holdings plc: Improved efficiency drives profit growth despite economic fundamentals

In this times when lenders in Africa largest economy are groaning under the tough operating environment caused by the monetary policies..

Central Bank’s deposit rules bites Sterling Bank

The Central Bank of Nigeria’s deposit rules imposed on lenders in Africa largest economy is biting hard as Sterling Bank recorded..

Services at the forefront of Nigeria’s growth

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has released 2nd quarter GDP figures for Nigeria, showing that services More...

New GDP data shows policy makers stifling growth

Nigeria’s economic growth for the second quarter of this year saw a decline to 2.3 percent from 6.5 percent attained last..

Premium Pension introduces mobile app for enhanced customer interaction

With a view to facilitating its operations and enhancing customer service and interaction, Premium Pensions Limited has introduced a mobile application..
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Poor knowledge of ICT among N/Assembly members may impede operation of E-legislature – senator

The Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, has expressed worry that the low ICT literacy level among members of the National Assembly may..
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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..
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“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..
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