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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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Asoko Sector Brief: Nigeria Agri-Finance Report Q2 2016

With agriculture representing more than one-third of Nigeria’s GDP on an annual basis and accounting for more than half of total More...

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Olam expands operations to reduce agro-import bill‎

Meeting Nigeria’s food security needs and providing an increased export balance has been identified as a core value, which has More...

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El-Rufai declares state of emergency on tomatoes

Ahead of May 29 democracy day, Kaduna State government has declared a state of emergency on tomatoes due to the Tomato Blight (Tuta More...

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Africa to be fastest growing aviation region in 20 years – IATA

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International Air Transport Association (IATA) says Africa is set to be one of the fastest-growing aviation regions over the next 20 years, with annual expansion averaging nearly More...

UBA, Konga boost e-Commerce with mPoS  

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Pan African banking group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has partnered Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce company and   Innovectives Nigeria Limited to create a seamless More...

GE canvasses increased utilisation of LPG for power generation

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To tackle electricity generation challenges in Nigeria, General Electric has called for increased usage of liquefied petroleum gas as fuel source for power generation. LPG also More...

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Appelate court insists Metuh has a case to answer

The Abuja division of the court of appeal has dismissed the application filed by former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh challenging More...

FG should act with caution in Niger Delta – Dickson

Nigeria’s federal government should act with caution in the Niger Delta, where militants have been blowing up oil and gas pipelines, as a military approach will not calm 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 from home, More...

Organizations that don’t embrace trend may disappear, says Tnsrms CEO

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Adeola Tejumola is the CEO West, East and Central Africa Kantar Consumer Insight, putting under this purview probably More...

Ogho-Okiti Oh no, Shikena!

I can imagine it may be no longer fun to work at the National Bureau of...

Emeka Osuji Microfinance and the widening outreach horizon

The microfinance industry in Nigeria has come a long way. From the days when the service...

Mazi_Sam_Ohuabunwa Deregulation of the downstream sector: Matters arising 

The federal government surprised most Nigerians last week, with the sudden deregulation of the downstream petroleum...

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

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

Naira drops against dollar as CBN adopts flexible FX

The naira yesterday dropped by N1 or 0.29 percent against the US dollar at the parallel market, as the Central Bank..

Nigeria needs prices that work

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Nigeria took a step toward economic sanity Tuesday by announcing plans to let its currency weaken. Africa’s More...

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..

Nigeria saves N50bn from audit process

The Director of Special Projects at Ministry of Finance, Mohammed Dikwa has said that a total of N50 billion has been..
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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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