Nigerian artworks in record N500m sale at London auction

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Nigerian artworks have made history in a London auction garnering N568, 338,750 (£1,159,875) gross realised sale from the works of three renowned artists. The auction for works by some African leading 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...

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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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United Capital divests from United Metropolitan Life, makes N1.5bn profit from sale

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United Capital plc, an African investment banking and financial services firm, has completed the sale of its 50 percent holding in United Metropolitan Life, a joint venture established More...

Mobil Oil declares N2.5bilion dividend

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Shareholders of Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc have approved a proposed N7.20 per  shares  as the company declared a dividend of N2.5billion as dividend.  The approval took place during More...

Julius Berger promises to remain preferred partner on infrastructure

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Julius Berger Group says it remains the preferred partner for the construction of power plants and other infrastructure facilities, stressing that it has several plans to consolidate More...

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Dangote donates N400m to Lagos poverty alleviation programme

President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has donated N400 million to support the Lagos State government’s poverty alleviation programme. Dangote announced the donation at the More...

Senate queries auditor-general over MDAs annual reports

Senate Thursday queried the auditor-general of the Federation, Samuel Ukura, for gross negligence on audited annual reports of Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) More...

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 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...

Eugenia Abu Lessons from the Egypt Air tragedy

I am a frequent flyer which means I am constantly travelling. In addition to which I...

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...

Access Bank UNICEF Charity Polo’2016:  Children Day’s celebration takes centre stage

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Nigerian children are set for one of the grandest moments of their lives as Access Bank plc today, May 27, ‎celebrates More...

Nigeria bond yields fall as traders buy debt after FX shift

Yields on Nigeria’s government bond fell across maturities on Wednesday as traders bought debt to cover their positions, a day after..

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..

FG to invest six trillion naira pension funds – Adeosun

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Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun says the federal government is being cautious as it plans to More...

United Capital sells 50 per cent holding in United Metropolitan Life

South African life insurer MMI Holdings has acquired full ownership of United Metropolitan Nigeria Life Insurance after purchasing the 50 percent..
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Apple plans to develop new wireless charging innovation

Apple Inc. makers of the iPhone, iPad, Mac book and other I series is planning to take technology a step further..
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L-R:COMMISSIONER FOR HEALTH LAGOS STATE, DR. JIDE IDRIS; CHAIRMAN, LAGOS STATE MEDICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE, DR. ORE FALOMO; AND CHAIRMAN, EDENFIELD HEALTH FOUNDATION, MR. ITUAH IGHODALO, DURING THE PRESS CONFERENCE ON EKO FREE HEALTH MISSION, IN LAGOS... ON TUESDAY.
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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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Abuja Chamber challenges FG on skills gap

The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has called on the Federal Government to develop a national skill policy to..
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