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Coronavirus loans

Chinese loans and the looming danger

Ongoing House of Representatives’ investigations into the loan agreements between Nigeria and China have raised concerns about the likelihood of ...
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content

Inter-industry partnership will develop Nigeria’s local content —Oilserv chairman

Chairman of Oilserv Limited, Emeka Okwuosa, led a team of his company executives on a corporate visit to Innoson Vehicle ...
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refineries

Only delivery of modular refineries can address petroleum pricing challenges —IPMAN President

The issues surrounding petroleum pricing in the country have generated controversies from various quarters, especially with the new Market Based ...
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cassava

Consolidating Nigeria’s comparative advantage on cassava production through mechanisation

Nigeria is often referred to as a cassava nation since it is the country with the largest production of cassava ...
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ABP: North-Central farmers commend CBN, look forward to bumper harvest

Rice, maize, cassava, sesame and soybean farmers in Nasarawa, Niger, Kogi and Benue states as well as the FCT are ...
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Biotechnology can pull us out of poverty ― Farmers

Nigerian farmers have said that the adoption of biotechnology in farming has the capacity to pull the majority of them ...
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success

The 9Cs of success

Success is the dream of everyone but the reality of a few. While it is possible for everyone to be ...
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enduring businesses

Building enduring businesses

When well-managed and properly-structured, businesses can, like diamonds, live forever, though their founders don’t enjoy the same privilege. A business ...
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leaders

Two key attributes of exceptional leaders

Several attributes make great leaders. However, two of them stand out. These are paying attention to details and the ability ...
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entrepreneurs

Nigeria’s bad image is making things difficult for entrepreneurs abroad — Adekunle

Opeyemi Adekunle, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of O’Bounce Technologies was honoured by Microsoft alongside 24 other entrepreneurs in 2017 for ...
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LoadNG

Blockchain Technology Is capable of revolutionising Nigeria’s fintech industry —TundeBuremo

Tunde Aderemi Ibrahim, popularly known as TundeBuremo is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of LoadNG Automated Systems, a Nigeria-based cryptocurrency ...
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Why entrepreneurs must embrace Blockchain for business growth

It is no doubt that you must have come across the term ‘Blockchain Technology’, but there’s a chance you have ...
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Global gas flaring jumps to levels last seen in 2009

Estimates from satellite data show global gas flaring increased to levels not seen in more than a decade, to 150 ...
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shell

Shell boosts domestic gas distribution in Nigeria, increases capacity by 150%

Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo), has increased its gas distribution ...
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Mega projects will boost indigenous capacity in Nigeria —Okwuosa

Emeka Okwuosa is the Chairman of Oilserv Limited, an indigenous Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) company. In this interview with ...
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Tourism: Ogun to explore online marketing for adire, other products

The Ogun Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Dr Toyin Taiwo, on Thursday said that the ministry had concluded plans to ...
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Travelogue: Beyond social media ratings.

If you are a Kwaran but have never been to Kpada, Yikpata, or National Museum, Esie among other remote communities ...
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Arabian Travel Market

COVID-19: Arabian Travel Market cancelled, set for 2021 edition

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, organisers of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) have postponed the event to May 2021 ...
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ICT contributed 14% to GDP in Q1 of 2020 —NITDA boss

THE Director-General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mr Kashifu Inuwa has said that the Information and Communications Technology  (ICT) ...
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Galaxy Backbone is implementing agency of NICTIB Phase II loan in Nigeria —Abubakar

Galaxy Backbone Limited has debunked the claims by the House of Representatives, which raised alarm over some clauses in Article ...
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Samsung

COVID-19: Samsung supports health workers with donation of 500 Smartphones

The efforts of the Nigerian government in combating the continued increase in COVID -19 cases is well commended. However, the ...
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SSASCGOC

Stamp duty: SSASCGOC calls on FG to convene stakeholders’ meeting over FIRS, NIPOST crisis

The Senior Staff Association of Statutory Corporations and Government Owned Companies (SSASCGOC) has demanded that the Federal Government should immediately ...
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NLC condemns incessant killing, violence across Nigeria

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the cruel and incessant killings and violence across the country, saying it was ...
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ASCSN

ASCSN laments engagement of perm sec outside civil service, irregular appointment

THE Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has lamented irregular appointments into the civil service, most especially engagement ...
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Terminals

APM Terminals: Revolutionising container port operations amid huge customer expectations

IN 2006, Nigeria embarked on the concession of port terminals to private investors in a bid to improve port services ...
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Union Bank

Union Bank: Leveraging technology in rebranding journey

ONE of the oldest financial institutions in Nigeria, Union Bank Nigeria Plc (UBN), started its journey in 1917. In the ...
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Fidson

Fidson Healthcare: Positioning to be an R&D-based manufacturer

Fidson Healthcare Plc, over the years, has made marks as an indigenous pharmaceutical company despite challenges. Kehinde Akinseinde-Jayeoba x-rays the ...
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Rates to remain flat despite maturing T-bills, OMO instruments

There are expectations in the money market that given the Central Bank of Nigeria’s management of system liquidity, rates will ...
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Lending bank should seek court order to enforce CBN’s GSI —Expert

A lawyer, strategist and governance expert, Dr Charles Omole has made critical recommendations for the smooth working of the Global ...
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Access Bank

Acquisition of Cavmont by Access Bank Zambia to be completed in Q4 2020

Following an earlier announcement on July 8, 2020, the Board of Access Bank Plc, on Friday disclosed that its subsidiary, ...
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‘Domestic airfares unreasonable’

THE federal government has been cautioned against preventing the domestic airlines from increasing the present airfare regimes being charged on ...
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Ikeja Aviation Lions Club distributes sanitizers, nose masks at Lagos airport

Members of the Ikeja Aviation Lions Club have distributed items aimed at preventing the COVID-19 pandemic to passengers and workers ...
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FAAN pensioners call for reversal of slashed salary

The Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP), Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) branch, has called for immediate reversal of its ...
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How brands can make the most of email marketing —Research

A 2020 research has highlighted the key metrics that brands should track to get the best out of their customer ...
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Political broadcasting, anti-competitive behaviour, others top amendments in reviewed broadcasting code

Saner ways of disseminating political broadcasting, sterner sanctions for hate speech and stricter checks on anti-competitive behaviours form the highlights ...
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apcon

Re-constitute APCON council now, ad practitioners charge FG

PRACTITIONERS in the nation’s marketing communications space have, again, charged the federal government to reconstitute the board of the Advertising ...
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The perfect virtual leader

Leadership comes easily in an office, right? You can see people, observe their behavior, build relationships, go out for lunch, ...
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How to succeed as a modern-day leader

Throughout your career, you inevitably end up working for bosses you despise and others who you don’t want to work ...
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There are 4 types of leaders. Which are you?

What’s the best way to lead your team? Should you demonstrate with examples, motivate followers to keep going or provide ...
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MTN Nigeria to pay N3.50 kobo/share interim dividend

The board of directors of MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has proposed to pay its shareholders the sum of N3.50 per ...
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seplat

Seplat records $234m revenue in H1 2020

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, a leading Nigerian independent energy company listed on both the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and ...
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DMO, FG bond

DMO raises N1.49trn from bond sales in seven months

IN the last seven months of 2020, the Debt Management Office (DMO) has raised a total of N1.49trillion from bond ...
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ecosystems

New National Forest Policy will preserve Nigeria’s ecosystems — Environment minister

The Minister of Environment, Dr Mohammed Mahmood Abubakar has said that the new National Forest Policy (NFP), recently approved by ...
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Flood

Flood prevention: 7 things national and regional decision makers should do

Perennial flooding has devastating effects on the lives and livelihoods of communities in Nigeria. However, there are seven things decision ...
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gender equity, equal

Gender equality must be at the heart of energy transition — Damilola Ogunbiyi

Damilola Ogunbiyi, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) has said that gender equality must be ...
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Warri old Port

Two years after concession, Warri port Terminal B still idle —Investigations

ON April 18, 2018, the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), in the presence of the National Council for Privatisation (NCP), ...
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nimasa

Jamoh: NIMASA poised to safeguard dockworkers’ welfare, rights

THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has declared a renewed commitment towards furthering the interest of stevedores as ...
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WACT, West Africa Container Terminal

20th anniversary: WACT reiterates commitment to deepening investment in Nigeria

NIGERIA’S leading container terminal, the West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), has restated its commitment to deepening investment in Nigeria, particularly ...
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Best Mortgage Rates

Tips for Getting the Best Mortgage Rates

Getting your own home is a journey. Several factors have to be considered in the first place. You’d have to ...
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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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NCPC to partner Catholic Secretariat

NCPC to partner Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria on pilgrimage

The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Yakubu Pam, has promised that NCPC would collaborate with ...
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Better days ahead for cultural promotion in Nigeria — Runsewe

There are indications from different quarters that more attention will be giving to cultural tourism following the recent positive approaches ...
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NCPC stands better chance to bring Christians together — Rev Pam

The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Yakubu Pam has said that the commission is in a better ...
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