Category: Investment

OPEC Secretary General, Barkindo Meets Ambassador of Iran Ahead of Visit

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2021

Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo has met with Mohammad Ali Bak, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in ... Read More

FG’s 20% Equity in Dangote, Other Refineries Will Guarantee Security – Sylva

Henry Solomon- July 1, 2021

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, says  the Federal Government decision to acquire 20 per cent equity stake in all private ... Read More

Offer affordable, quality service to Nigerians, President Buhari tells MTN group

Abdul Jimoh- June 18, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday at State House Abuja urged the MTN Group to make available top of the range service to its Nigerian subscribers. Speaking ... Read More

Top 10 African Countries on Facebook and Internet 2021

admin- April 11, 2021

As of January 2021, only two African countries made it into the Top 20 Facebook users in the world - Egypt and Nigeria. The current ... Read More

Okonjo-Iweala Appointed First Female, African WTO Director-General

Henry Solomon- February 15, 2021

Nigerian economist and former minister of finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was on Monday appointed as the next Director-General of the World Trade Organization. This was announced ... Read More

Buhari calls for ECOWAS commitment as AfCFTA begins Jan. 2021

Abdul Jimoh- December 6, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for the commitments of member states of the Economic Community of West Africa State (ECOWAS) as the African Continental Free ... Read More

COVID-19 Disruptions and Survival of MSMEs

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2020

By Chijioke Okoronkwo One of the critical areas of global economy adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic is the Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) ... Read More

NNPC, Partners Resolve OML 130 Dispute

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has agreed with its partners to settle all outstanding issues surrounding the development of Oil Mining Lease (OML), 130. ... Read More

ExxonMobil Nigeria Gets New Chief Executive

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

ExxonMobil on Saturday announced the appointment of Richard Laing as Chairman and Managing Director of its three affiliates in Nigeria. Mr Ogechukwu Udeagha, Manager, Media ... Read More

WTO Begins Second Phase of Selection For DG

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Wednesday in Geneva began the second phase of the selection process for the position of Director-General. Former Finance Minister ... Read More

CBN Gives Directive to Ban Importation of Maize

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2020

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all authorized dealers to discontinue the processing of Form M for the importation of maize with immediate ... Read More

CIS Urges Nigerians to Support FG’s Growth Plan Through Sukuk

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2020

The Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS) has urged Nigerians to support the Federal Government’s growth initiatives by subscribing to its N150 billion Sukuk. The N150 ... Read More

Gov Ayade Recalls Garment Factory Workers for Mass Production of Masks

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2020

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has recalled workers of the state- owned Garment Factory back to work, for the mass production of face and ... Read More

Makinde, Obi, Dabiri, Others Urge Nigerians in Diaspora to Invest at Home

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2020

Nigerians in  the Diaspora (NiDO) have been advised to change their  negative perception about their country and return home to take  the huge responsibility of ... Read More

First Ever Nigeria-Saudi Investment Forum Opens in Abuja

Tanimu- December 19, 2019

The Investment Forum which is to create new opportunities for investment between Nigeria and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia attracted more than 50 Corporate and ... Read More

President Buhari Welcomes Proposal by Hyundai to Set up Car Plant in Nigeria

Tanimu- December 17, 2019

Nigeria will collaborate with and support Hyundai Engineering Company Limited to set up a car plant, and also rehabilitate petroleum refineries, President Muhammadu Buhari has ... Read More

Niger Community to Enjoy N34bn Investment from Flour Mills

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN) PLC says it plans to spend about N34billion over the next 10 years to develop Sunti community in Niger State ... Read More

Cooperatives to Now Access Housing Loans

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

Cooperative societies across the country will now be able to access housing loans from the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria. This is major fallout of ... Read More

Osinbajo, Okowa Agree: MSMEs Sure Way to Economic Growth

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2019

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Delta Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday said Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) were the fastest ways ... Read More

Xerox to Buy PC Maker HP $27bn

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2019

Xerox Holdings Corp is considering making a cash-and-stock offer for personal computer maker HP Inc at a premium to its market value of about $27 ... Read More