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FG sets 4-year target to end huge import bill on agric products

Federal Government says the huge import bill incurred from the importation of agriculture products, particularly rice, will come to More...

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Union Dicon completes purchase of 2,000ha Cassava farm

The huge potential of the cassava value chain has been further keyed into by Union Dicon plc with the company signing a share subscription More...

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Imo to generate N40bn from palm oil, rubber

The Imo State Government on Wednesday said it would generate over N40 billion annually from rubber and palm oil plantations it established More...

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PIND plans to partner Cross River in boosting agriculture

Dara Akala,  Program Director of the Foundation for Partnerships initiative in the Niger Delta (PIND) has revealed plans to partner More...

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Agric extension services: From too few to none at all

 Nigerian small scale farmers lag behind because of their inability to access extension services writes Josephine Okojie. Despite More...

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Dangote flour re-opens Kano plant to save 3000 jobs  

As part of its restructuring process for greater market share, Dangote Flour Mills has reopened its plant in Kano with plans to grow More...

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MTN launches livestock tracking solution

In a bid to address the problem of cattle grazing and the judicious use of land across the country, MTN Nigeria has launched the MTN More...

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NAFDAC to enforce new policy on imported food registration

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC) is set to start enforcing a new policy on the registration of More...

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Union Bank’s rebrand reflects new proposition

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Union Bank’s new brand identity, which was unveiled October 2015, has won two gold awards at the Transform Awards MENA 2016 held in Dubai recently. The bank won the award for More...

Coca-Cola restructures, Nigeria to serve as regional hub

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The Coca-Cola Company has  announced a new streamlined international structure to better align its operating units against its global bottling footprint and to promote and develop More...

African leaders at AfDB meeting want increased nutrition investments

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Key African leaders at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meeting, in partnership with the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition, outlined a vision More...

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Nigeria’s national infrastructure now a threat to public safety with ‘E2’ rating – NSE

Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has raised an alarm, saying the present state of the nation’s infrastructure is a threat to public safety. The president, Otis Anyaeji, who More...

LCCI tasks CBN on guidelines for new FX policy

Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has appealed to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to ensure transparency in the formulation of guidelines for its new flexible foreign More...

Union Bank’s rebrand reflects new proposition

Union Bank

Union Bank’s new brand identity, which was unveiled October 2015, has won two gold awards at the Transform Awards MENA More...

Stakeholders see communication as key to state-society bond, nation building

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Denigration of Nigeria abroad, an unfortunate conduct various stakeholders believe is engineered and contrived More...

GREGORY KRONSTEN In favour of an elastic band (for the fuel price)

The authorities have made a bold step with the new pricing regime for premium motor spirit...

Christopher Akor Obasanjo’s confession and the lessons of history

When Olusegun Obasanjo described General Mohammadu Buhari, in his memoires – My Watch – as not...

Olugbenga The chronicles of confusion

I grew up hearing that patience is a virtue, but events over the last 12 months...

Nigeria bond yields fall as traders buy debt after FX shift

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Yields on Nigeria’s government bond fell across maturities on Wednesday as traders bought debt to cover More...

Nigerian stocks near 5-month high after central bank FX shift

Nigerian stocks soared to near a 5-month high on Wednesday with banks leading the charge, driven by hopes that a more..

Nigeria forwards surge as stocks rise on expected Naira adjustment

Naira forward rates soared to a record and U.S.-traded Nigerian stocks gained as traders increased bets that the central bank will..

Elumelu sets $100m for start-ups as AfDB targets 25m jobs

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African Development Bank (AfDB) job for youths strategy has got a boost as Tony Elumelu Foundation sets aside More...

African leaders at AfDB meeting want increased nutrition investments

Key African leaders at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meeting, in partnership with the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food..

Why Mobil Nigeria records strong growth amid dollar shortages

Mobil Nigeria Plc, a major player in a downstream oil and gas sector has recorded strong profit growth in the first..
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IT stability under threat as illegal practice dominates sector

Stability of Nigeria’s Information Technology (IT) sector is being questioned as Nigeria has been referred to as the home for illegal..
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Non-oil exports 6% contribution pushes CBN to float N550bn stimulation fund

The dismal performance of the non-oil export has pushed Nigeria’s central bank to float N550 billion export funds to spike the..
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We develop capacity of entrepreneurs before making credit available- BoI

The Bank of Industry (BoI) says it first develops the capacity of operators of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) before..
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