World Bank: US-China trade war damaging global economy

World Bank says China-US trade war has grave consequences on global economy Trade war between the world’s two largest economic powers already is inflicting collateral damage and threatens to do yet more harm to the global economy, the World Bank warned Tuesday. And the global slowdown is beginning as government and corporate debt rise, especially […]

Indimi to Establish 10, 000 Hectares of Farm at Unilorin

Oriental Energy Resources Ltd., an oil company, is to establish a commercial farm on the land of University of Ilorin. Towards this, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, the Executive Chairman of the company has sent a delegation to the university to explore this possibility. The university disclosed this on Monday in its Bulletin. It said that the […]

Experts proffer ways to grow insurance sector

Mr Ben Ujoatuonu, Managing Director, Universal Insurance Plc, on Thursday said with increased public awareness and prompt settlement of claims by policy holders, Nigeria’s Insurance sector would thrive. Ujoatuonu, said this at the inauguration of the Retail Insured Family Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), with a theme “Enhancing Insurance Confidence in Nigeria: The Role of Policy […]

Zenith Bank drives trading on NSE

Zenith International Bank dominated trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) accounting for 90.04 per cent of the total volume of shares traded. The News Agency  reports that the bank accounted for 605.54 million shares worth N14.53 billion. It was trailed by Transcorp with a turnover of 9.34 million shares valued at N10.80 million, […]

2019: FG to invest more on health, education – Minister

The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would invest more on health and education in 2019. The Minister gave the assurance in a statement issued by Mrs Boade Akinola, Director Media and Public Relations of the Ministry on Sunday in Abuja. According to Akinola, the Minister […]

Footprint to Africa, NACC partner on youth empowerment

Footprint to Africa in partnership with Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) are to set up skills acquisition centres to empower youths to stem irregular migration and human trafficking. Mr Osita Oparaugo, the Managing Director of Footprint to Africa, an investment promotion company, disclosed this in a statement in Lagos on Thursday. Oparaugo during a walk […]