Category: Business

New tariff only affects major electricity consumers – says DISCO

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), says the new tariff regime approved by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) will not affect lower electricity consumers ... Read More

Association seeks establishment of EPZ in Kebbi

Suleiman Idris- August 24, 2020

    The Federation of Agricultural Commodities Association of Nigeria (FACAN), Kebbi Chapter has urged the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) to establish an ... Read More

Naira strengthens against dollar

Suleiman Idris- August 19, 2020

Barely 24 hours the Naira was forced to a downward trajectory by dollar scarcity, it bounced back, closing at N477 to a dollar at the ... Read More

Yobe Govt. distributes vocational tools to youths

Suleiman Idris- July 24, 2020

Gov. Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe on Wednesday says the state, in collaboration with Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), acquired and distributed vocational tools worth N114 million ... Read More

200 women get funds to boost businesses in Kano

Suleiman Idris- July 21, 2020

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE), on Tuesday, empowered 200 women in Wudil and Garko Local Government Areas of Kano State. The programme, facilitated by member, ... Read More

COVID-19: Nigeria adopts 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment- SON

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

The Nigerian National Mirror/Technical Committee on Electromedical Equipment will adopt 16 International Standards on essential electro-medical equipment. Mr Osita Aboloma, the Director-General, Standards Organisation of ... Read More

NSE moves 174.68m shares worth N2.01bn in bearish trading

Suleiman Idris- June 19, 2020

(NAN) Investors on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday traded 174.68 million shares valued at N2.01 billion in 3,695 deals. This was in contrast ... Read More

COVID-19: NIMASA exempts dockworkers, seafarers from travel restrictions

Suleiman Idris- June 1, 2020

Management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has designated seafarers and dockworkers as essential workers, who should be exempted from travel restrictions. ... Read More

NIMASA Committed to Reforming Nigerian Ship Registry — Dakuku Peterside

Suleiman Idris- February 9, 2020

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) says the agency is taking constructive steps in ship registry aimed at maintaining Nigera’s influence international trade. ... Read More

President Buhari Assures Business Owners of Enabling Environment

Tanimu- January 29, 2020

The Federal Government is committed to providing an enabling environment for businesses to succeed, as partnerships between the public and private sectors remain the most ... Read More

Ease Of Doing Business:FCTA To Harmonise Overlapping Laws

Suleiman Idris- December 24, 2019

The Honourable Minister, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello has said that the FCT Administration is working towards harmonizing overlapping laws and regulations ... Read More

FG Will Remove All Impediments To Growth of Creative Industry – Minister

Suleiman Idris- November 25, 2019

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government will remove all impediments to the growth of the Creative ... Read More

Nestle Sales Academy Graduates Pioneer Students

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2019

The graduates with the MD/CEO Nestle Nigeria Plc, Mauricio Alarcon, 6th from right; Mr Chandana Fernando, Commercial Manager, Nestlé Nigeria, 4th from right; Dr Ogechi ... Read More

Local Textiles, Garments Producers to Smile Soon – Buhari

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said that local textiles and garments producers would soon smile with the mandate to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ... Read More

FG Presents `Certificate of Discharge’ to Transcorp

Henry Solomon- October 14, 2019

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, presented Certificate of Discharge to Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp). A certificate of discharge ... Read More

Osinbajo reels out investment opportunities in Nigeria, Africa

admin- June 25, 2019

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in New York said the huge development challenges facing Nigeria and the rest of Africa were “excellent opportunities for groundbreaking investments ... Read More

CSO urges new SEC board to review Oando sanction

admin- June 24, 2019

A Civil Society Organisation (CSO), Initiative for Leadership and Economic Watch in Nigeria (ILEWN), has urged the new board of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ... Read More

Oil prices gain amid tension between Iran, U.S

admin- June 24, 2019

Oil prices rose on Monday to extend gains from last week, bolstered as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States after U.S. Secretary ... Read More

Trade between Russia, Nigeria to double by 2023 – Expert

admin- June 21, 2019

Some experts have predicted that the trade turnover between Russia and Africa would double within the next three years. The experts made the prediction at ... Read More

Fire destroys Benue biggest market

admin- June 19, 2019

A raging inferno has consumed a section of the main market in Markurdi, Benue State with about many shops and goods worth millions of naira ... Read More