Business

firstbank

FirstBank: Positioning SMEs for inclusive growth

SMALL and Medium scale Enterprises (SMEs) play a major role in most economies, particularly in developing countries. SMEs account for ...
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STEM

Female STEM internship: Maidens learning from masters

According to a UNESCO report, Cracking the code: Girls’ and women education in STEM, a mere 35 per cent of ...
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AGRA

Agra Innovate advocates technology-driven agribusiness

The need to promote agriculture and agri-business to equip farmers in Nigeria and beyond with adequate technical, technological information on ...
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Your body may develop resistance to antibiotics after consuming chicken, eggs ― Expert

As the yuletide sets in, it is pertinent that Nigerians should know that consuming chicken or chicken eggs from an ...
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Yuletide: Anambra govt warns residents against bush burning

As Christmas and the new year celebration draws closer couple with the harmatan season, the Anambra state government has warned ...
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Nigeria to export rice in 2 years ― Nanono

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, says with the phenomenal increase in rice production and processing in ...
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company

The making of strong organisations

A strong company is a joy of all stakeholders; shareholders, employees, contractors, government and even the community because of the ...
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Why many leaders don’t finish well

A common saying among soccer pundits is that a coach is only as good as his last game. This is ...
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Avoiding the pitfalls of office politics

Man is a political animal, so said Aristotle. The import of this is that wherever there is an assemblage of ...
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TAD

Why I left Law for farming —Aisha Damilola, CEO Tad Farms

What is your business all about? I studied Law at the University of Bedfordshire, Luton before I returned to Nigeria ...
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Abideen Olasupo: Unlocking clean energy for Africans

Abideen Opeyemi Olasupo, a tri-sector business leader is the Chief Executive Officer of Opab Gas, OpabConsults and Soupforme. He has ...
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technology, Daniel Afolayan

Solving large scale problems made me quit medicine for technology —Afolayan

Daniel Afolayan, a graduate of Medicine from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, is the Chief Executive officer (CEO) of ...
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sector

Exploring Nigeria’s mining sector potential as credible alternative to crude oil challenges

THE statement by President Muhammadu Buhari last week that the needs of Nigeria cannot be catered for by earnings from ...
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refinery

Dangote Refinery takes delivery of world largest CDC equipment

Dangote Refinery took delivery of the world largest crude distillation column (CDC) equipment designed for crude oil processing. The CDC ...
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Shell wins PETAN’s Industry Achievements award

Shell companies on Friday won the Industry Achievement award at the 2019 awards night of the Petroleum Technology Association of ...
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Zimbabwe

Once upon a time in Zimbabwe

Harare. August 1999. Night. I am inside The Queens Dale Sports Club, a smoky writers’ and journalists’ hang-out located on ...
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Nigeria @ 59: Enugu residents call govt to develop tourist sites for job creation

Some Enugu residents on Friday called on Enugu State Government to develop tourist sites in the state for the creation ...
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World Tourism Day: ‘Tourism is asset to nation’s economic growth’, says NTDC boss

Mr Folorunsho Coker, the Director-General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has emphasized the role of the tourism industry as major ...
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‘LG is determined to sustain TV picture quality’

Chroniclers of the history of the evolution of the television set have asserted that  the advancement and the evolutionary journey ...
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Whogohost

Whogohost plans online SME Clinic at CVE 2019

Web hosting giant, Whogohost, has announced its sponsorship of the Make Money Online SME Clinic at the Computer Village Expo ...
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alton

ALTON expresses worry over insecurity of telecoms facilities, installations

THE Association of Licensed Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) has expressed worry over insecurity of critical telecommunications installations and equipment nationwide ...
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ILO, Espinosa, working conditions, ILO Centenary, Minimum wage

ILO begins 14th African regional meeting in Abidjan today

THE International Labour Organization’s (ILO) 14th African Regional Meeting begins in Abidjan, the Ivory Coast capital city today. The ILO ...
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ILO pledges support for Michael Imoudu Institute

THE International Labour Organization (ILO) has pledged support for Michael Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies (MINILS), Ilorin, Nigeria. The ...
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Labour cautions FG over planned removal of NIPOST’s core mandate

THE Senior Staff Association of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies (SSASCGOC), has warned against the plan by the Minister ...
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Why Bayelsa Airport is yet to be certificated —NCAA

THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has attributed the delay in the certification of the Yenegoa Airport in Baylesa State ...
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Abuja new terminal, british airways

BA partners The Diana Award for 2019 Legacy Awards

BRITISH Airways has gone into partnership with The Diana Award for 2019 Legacy Awards, hosted by Earl Spencer. As the ...
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Women in aviation: Nigeria stresses importance of career role models

FOR the umpteenth time, the president, Women in Aviation, Nigeria chapter, Mrs. Rejoice Ndudinachi, has declared that providing career role ...
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Brand focus: La Casera, boosting CSR profile through empowerment initiatives

The advent of  La Casera into the nation’s soft drinks market, in  November, 2001, brought with it a massive disruption ...
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Spectranet targets premium internet customers with Car-Fi

Internet service provider, Spectranet 4G LTE has  announced the launch of a Car MiFi (Car-Fi), a product that  enables internet ...
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New Jollof rice project to feed 10,000 Lagos children

A new Jollof rice project tagged NAIJA Jollof championed by IAMBRANDNIGERIA has been launched and it is set to break ...
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10 mistakes leaders make when giving performance feedback

Performance feedback is something everyone gets nervous about — leaders and team members alike. Often, this is because leaders don’t ...
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Five combination traits of an effective leader

Have you heard people say that leadership cannot be taught, only learned? Reading books and attending training sessions are definitely ...
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The Socrates culture; How business & political leaders can make good decisions

A man once approached Socrates and asked him a great question that has benefited so many people in the world ...
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Financial Literacy: Winners emerge in NSE essay competition

WINNERS have emerged from the essay competition organised by Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to enhance financial literacy among the youth ...
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NSE reverses 4 weeks gains, sheds 0.54%

EQUITIES trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) reversed positive sentiments having turned negative after four consecutive weeks of gains ...
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CAMCAN

SEC, NSE, FMDQ, others for CAMCAN conference

AS the Federal Government makes efforts to solve the infrastructure challenges, investment experts, capital market regulators, operators and other stakeholders ...
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security

Soil Erosion: Nigeria needs N194b to restore degraded soil by 2030

Soil scientists in the country have said that present administration needs to inject N194 billion into restoration of degraded lands ...
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CNN

CNN launches ‘Call to Earth’ initiative to help create sustainable future

CNN, the international news network, will this week launch ‘Call to Earth’, a global initiative to engage communities globally in ...
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Redeeming Kano city from age-long environmental pollution

It is a blend of old and new; traditional and modern. In Northern Nigeria, Kano city is indeed a phenomenon ...
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NPA, NPA, pensioners

Nigeria losing billions over Secure Anchorage Area —NPA

The managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has explained how the nation had been losing ...
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NIWA

NIWA decries slow pace of work at N5bn Lokoja port

The management of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA)  has expressed serious concern over the slow pace of work at ...
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NIMASA , CVFF

Capital flight: Nigeria begins moves to establish P&I Club

Nigeria has begun moves to establish a Protection and Indemnity (P&I) Club for ship owners, operators, charterers and seafarers operating ...
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Workers’ remittances largest inflow on balance-of-payments in Q2 – Research

A new finding by FBNQuest Research released on Friday has revealed that net workers’ remittances in the second quarter (Q2) ...
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Profit

UBA receives best CSR company award in support of education

PAN-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc has got double recognition over the weekend as it emerged the best ...
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Moderation in rates expected on OMO maturities worth N532.7bn

THERE are expectations that as the Open Market Operation (OMO) maturities worth N532.7billion hit the system this week, there will ...
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Lagosians, Lagos, state world's worst cities

UNILAG seeks to improve artisans’ competitiveness

C ONCERNED over heavy reliance on foreign artisans in the sector of the Nigeria’s economy, owing to the  dearth of ...
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Legislator tasks corporate bodies on rejuvenation of Lagos’ Ajegunle slum

APPARENTLY dissatisfied with the quantum of infrastructure deficits, including the absence of basic amenities that has been the portion of ...
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Safety Standards

Experts laud impact of technology in reshaping estate agency practice

AS a way of doing things faster, better and quicker, technology  is making today’s reality of global economy/village  possible and ...
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Amachree says poor power supply affecting hospitality industry

Father of tourism in Nigeria, Chief Mike Amachree, has called on the Federal Government to involve state governments in the ...
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Obesere, Eedris Abdulkareem, Artquake set for Naija Peppersoup Festival in Ibadan

The city of seven hills which is known for its records of many firsts, Ibadan, will add another culinary first ...
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Sanwo-Olu flags off 2019 pilgrimage to Israel, Rome

The governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has flagged off the 2019 general pilgrimage to Israel and Rome, in ...
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