fertilizers

West African buyers line up for Indorama fertilizer

With the first pellets of Urea fertilizer expected to roll out soon from the brand new Indorama Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited (IEFCL) More...

tomatoes

‘We have home grown solution to Tomato Pest, Tuta Absoluta’

Ministry of Science and Technology has developed a pesticide agent that is very effective against the new tomato Pest- Tuta Absoluta More...

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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...

agric-products

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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Passenger demand growth slows in April – IATA

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International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that global passenger traffic data for April 2016 indicate that demand (measured in total Revenue Passenger Kilometres (RPKs)) More...

AfDB set to bridge Africa’s $120bn trade finance funding gap

The loan will be used for the construction and operation of a Greenfield crude oil refinery and a Greenfield fertiliser manufacturing plant

The African Development Bank is set to bridge Africa’s $120bn finance funding gap by providing support for trade in vital economic sectors such as agribusiness and manufacturing More...

Consolidate Hallmark Insurance PAT grows 182%, as firm pays 3k dividend

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Underwriting firm, Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc has recorded a 182.69 percent growth in profit after tax for the financial year ended December 31, 2015. This also resulted More...

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FG pledges collaboration with agencies to close technology gaps

The Federal Government plans to bridge all technology gaps to advance national development in the country through partnership with all agencies under the ministry, according to More...

Reps set to adopt electronic voting, e-parliament

The House of Representatives has adopted the use of electronic voting system in the conduct of its legislative activities, as part of efforts to ensure transparency. Dogara who More...

ADVAN conference: Brands urged to engage more during recession

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Brands in Nigeria have been advised to innovatively expand and sustain their platforms for consumer engagement even during More...

Multichoice slashes DStv HD Zapper Decoder to N9,900

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Foremost pay TV provider, MultiChoice Nigeria, has announced plans to slash the price of its DStv HD Zapper Decoder More...

Mazi_Sam_Ohuabunwa Halting Nigeria’s economic crisis: Glimmers of hope

After one year of economic nightmare, Nigeria seems about to take a turn for the better....

MA_Johnson Industrialization transforms nations’ poverty to prosperity

This piece flows from last week’s article titled “Oil: A wealth provider, not wealth creator.”It was...

Rafiq Raji Is junk status befitting a South Africa?

I have being doing a lot of reading about the 2007-08 global financial crisis (GFC) lately....

Equities on investor radar, post naira devaluation

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Equity experts polled in the run up to naira devaluation, which appears more likely, going by the policy shift More...

Why now is good time to buy in Nigerian, London markets

Like the once burgeoning Nigerian property market, the seemingly ever robust London property market has cooled, offering ample time and good..

Prime residential trends: Why residential tenants are now spoilt for choice

Renting up-market properties has traditionally been the preserve of multinational corporates and large size local companies. But as the economy continues..

Equities on investor radar, post naira devaluation

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Equity experts polled in the run up to naira devaluation, which appears more likely, going by the policy shift More...

‘We’ll make Nigerians buy made-in-Nigeria products’

Federal Government says it intends to make Nigerians look inwards by buying products, especially vehicles made in the country. Ogbonnaya Onu,..

Era of prudent investment is changing investors outlook on Transcorp

There are only a few conglomerates who have survived to tell the story after passing through harsh economic realities that have..

E-commerce can be Nigeria’s ‘new oil’

E-commerce. Shopping cart with cardboard boxes on laptop. 3d As the quest for economic diversification intensifies, the need to draw more attention to the great potential of technology based economic..
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‘Nigerians need true 4G mobile experience’

Muyiwa Ogungboye, MD/CEO e.Stream networks, an indigenous Internet Service Provider (ISP) talks to  JUMOKE AKIYODE about his plans to bring true..
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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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Elumelu promotes Nigeria to French business community as top investment destination

Entrepreneur, philanthropist and promoter of Africaptalism, Tony Elumelu, in a speech delivered in Paris, France, recently, sold Nigeria as investment destination..
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