The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment has released a compendium capturing its activities from 2015 to 2019 under the leadership of Dr Okechukwu Elenamah The compendium covers the key areas of Ease of Doing Business, Industrialization, Attracting Investment, MSME Development and Fostering Value Chains.
The Bullion Lecture, a platform conceptualised by Centre for Financial Journalism (CFJ Nigeria) for lively discourse on national and international issues, holds 11am on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at The Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Victoria Island, Lagos. The lecture which will be held every year is the flagship...
Lagos, Nigeria - The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has reiterated its readiness to sustain its support for local companies within the entire hydrocarbon value-chain towards growing the nation’s economy. Dr. Maikanti Baru, the Group Managing Director of the Corporation, stated this during a plant tour of MRS Oil...
Fidelity Bank Plc has been named ‘Entrepreneurship Bank of the Year’ at the third edition of DAAR Awards that recently held in Abuja. According to the organisers of the event, the bank received the award in recognition of its consistency in enhancing the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises...
Nigeria’s total debt now stands at N22.43tn, data obtained from the Debt Management Office have shown. According to the DMO, the nation’s total debt as of September 30, 2018, stood at N22.43tn. As of June 30, 2015, the country’s total debt stood at N12.12tn. This means that within the tenure of...
Lagos, Nigeria - In a bid to inspire, motivate and encourage the Staff to do more, Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority recently rolled out the drums and brass band to celebrate her workers for their hard work, dedication and commitment to duty. At the event which was hosted by...
President Donald Trump’s deputy national security adviser is leaving the White House, officials confirmed Thursday. Ricky Waddell “plans to step down from his position,” a spokeswoman for the White House confirmed in a statement to HuffPost. “He will stay on board for the immediate future to help ensure a smooth and...
Cairo, Egypt - The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the donation of $1.5 million to support the relief effort in aid of the victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai which devastated the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi recently. Afreximbank President, Prof. Benedict Oramah, said that the relief...
Kassim Afegbua, Spokesperson of Ibrahim Babangida, former Military President, who was declared wanted by the police over a statement he issued on Sunday, has sued for the enforcement of his fundamental rights. Kayode Ajulo, Afegbua’s lawyer, filed a suit on Tuesday at the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court....
European Commission (EC) has invested a princely EUR 40 million in the Facility for Energy Inclusion (FEI), a new platform for financing small-scale renewables in Africa. The African Development Bank (AfDB) announced this investment to energy sector stakeholders at a sideline event held during...