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Businessday Nigeria Archive for October 2017Rss

Monday, October 30, 2017

De-risking agro finance to increase lending to farmers

Royal Exchange maximize opportunities as earnings spike

Health sector in need of rescue

How informal sector inclusion in pension scheme can bridge housing affordability gap

Positioning Nigeria for a prosperous future

Focus On Special Education: Dealing with parents of children with disabilities

Buhari meets with APC national caucus

Rohr names Mikel, Musa, 22 others for Algeria, Argentina games

Babachir, Oke: PDP calls for Buhari’s impeachment

Tinubu declines comment on Buhari 2019

Elumelu invited to speak at Obama’s summit

Development Bank of Nigeria to lend N5bn to over 20,000 MSMEs

Reps ask CBN to enable access to N12bn cryptocurrency account

Fact-check: 81 of Buhari’s 100 appointees are Northerners

CBN moves to secure USSD mobile transaction platform

UPDATE 2: Buhari fires Babachir, Oke

Facebook’s first African Council targets small businesses in Nigeria

Senate invites IGP, DSS over N6.5bn unremitted revenue, Lagos Trade Fair complex

Health ministry, MTN Foundation partner to reduce maternal mortality

Artyrama celebrates womanhood through Angela Isiuwe’s ‘Self-Portraits’ exhibition

Shaping industries across Africa using Outsourcing Initiatives

Is i,robot prophetic?

Goulash with Corn & Kidney Beans #BDFood

Sunday, October 29, 2017

BusinessDay 30 Oct 2017

Ecobank shows strength in third quarter as earnings surge

Oil recovery faces risk of militant attack

Kemi’s ghost bursting gone wrong

Emefiele expects naira to appreciate in 2018

NB, Zenith, Nestle to gain on MSCI move seen powering stocks

Spate of building collapse and what insurance can do

Nine banks make N485bn in Q3 from Treasury Bills

Social Welfare Policy underway to cater for persons with disabilities, victims of war, others

Comedy as governance

Fixing the challenges frustrating tourism in Africa

Buhari commends Balarabe Musa,s honesty and integrity at 81

Lagos State partners with IDAN to host the African Culture and Design Festival 2017

Nigeria committed to promoting transparency in extractive sector – Osinbajo

Pirates allegedly stole Federal College of Fisheries training vessel at Lagos anchorage

Senate invites IGP, DSS over N6.5bn unremitted revenue, Lagos Trade Fair Complex

Again, Reps summon SEC over N104.85m severance package scam

The First Nigerian Mobile Lottery Game where Everybody Wins

Corn Meal Porridge #BDFoods

Youths rally today in Ibadan ahead of 2019 elections

Anambra 2017: A clash of money, manifestoes, personalities

Security, always first to crash in Rivers’ endless political crisis

We want to reduce unemployment in Kogi through agriculture – Commissioner

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Obaseki, Fayemi, Onyema discuss Edo, Nigeria investment opportunities at LSE

The Obi factor in Anambra election

‘Arrest of Kidnappers, Otasowie’s murderers justify Obaseki’s insistence on new CP’

Fresh crisis hits 2018 budget

LMC Chairman Dikko gets FIFA appointment

NASS pledges to resolve all issues on MMA2 concession

‘Christians should put more funds into evangelism to grow the faith’

Nigerian US-based detective declares interest in 2019 presidential election

BusinessDay 29 Oct 2017

Today’s music is computer music, easy music – Prince Jide Adeniyi at 79

Nigerian companies are uniquely well positioned to take advantage of business process services

Somalia President Mohamed escapes death

Kuta calls for support for D’Tigers ahead of FIBA World Cup

Corruption, tribalism, religion hamper development – Osinbajo

Date Puree

Oil price heads to $60 as global market peaks

CBN wants CIBN to decertify bankers for unethical practice

Kunle Elebute appointed as chairman for KPMG Africa

Again, CBN threaten to bar erring exporters for non-repatriation of proceeds

CBN sees rapid fall in inflation to single digit by June 2018

Friday, October 27, 2017

Aiteo hires UK law firm to defend allegation of corrupt relationship with Diezani

Lagos to Host Digital Summit

Lafarge moves to upstage competitors with bid for South African PPC

Nigeria escapes MSCI exclusion, saved by I&E window

Lafarge threatens Dangote’s plan for South Africa’s PPC

Guinness Nigeria grows revenue by 30% in Q1

Catalans declare independence as Madrid imposes direct rule

Kenya president ahead with 96 pct support

Nigeria recovers $85m deposited in Britain in oil licence deal funds

FG Seeking stronger ties with Private sector- Osinbajo

Oil rises to $59.40 as OPEC aims to extend output limits

FG begins oil exploration in Nasarawa state

Saraki: NASS working to increase private sector participation in Economy

Multiple agencies at ports terminals impeding Nigeria’s yam exports- exporters

Buhari begs lawmakers over cancelled dinner

Lagos policy on Non-Motorised Transport underway

The perils of using WhatsApp at work

The Bridge episode 11 Venture Capital Trailer

The Chat Room with Sola Bello, Energy Editor

Thursday, October 26, 2017

BusinessDay 27 Oct 2017

Presidency, NASS to agree on Budget Presentation date

‘Akwa Ibom is reaping benefits of investing in sports’

Budget 2018 risks delay despite FEC approval

Varsity Microfinance Bank posts N10m profit after tax

Rising finance, construction costs hit high end Real Estate

Dickson seeks FG support on deep seaport development

Naira weakens across market segment

Tales from ‘The Engagement’

How should Nigeria respond to unemployment and youth-skills challenge?

Periodic quality assurance test key to long-term business profitability

Getting tired of the ‘Made-in-Nigeria’ campaign poses more harm

Buhari congratulates Chinese leader

‘To reduce cybercrimes in Nigeria, organisations need to invest on data protection’

Africa loses over $50bn yearly through Illicit Financial Flows – AU Deputy Chair

Reps probe federal road rehabilitation contracts

World Bank earmarks $520 million for Nigeria rural roads

Lafarge empowers geologists for Nigeria project on mining, minerals exploitation

Osun concedes ownership of N69bn MKO Abiola Airport to private developers

FG seeks US support for social intervention scheme, anti-child labour programme

PDP convention: We must avoid impunity – Mark

IGP leaked documents against President’s wife, top govt officials – Misau

Arsenal to review Arsene Wenger’s future in Summer

2018 Budget: Buhari meets NASS Leadership

Nigeria to save N40bn by harmonising diverse biometric databases

Reps approves N222.361bn budget for FCT administration

Nigeria to save N40bn by harmonising biometric databases

Reps empower security agency to prosecute criminal cases

Qua Iboe Power Plant, NBET sign $1.1bn power purchase pact for 540MW

FEC in a meeting, may approve Budget today

We will make substantial investment in the Nigerian market – Kapito

Robbers attack Air Peace Airline in Akure, carts away money, valuables

RAL Helicopters secures AOC, commences charter flight operation

Nigeria’s online retailers in price war with global competitors

This is Not Where I Belong

Airlines’ low lifespan points to poor management, maintenance cost

Repatriating FX through steel export big news for economy – MAN

South Africa faces credit downgrade as debts soar

Kenyans vote in election rerun boycotted by opposition

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

BusinessDay 26 Oct 2017

FG to deal with perpetrators of corruption- Osinbajo

PDP lack moral authority to attack Buhari over Maina- Presidency

Nigeria’s SWF Q1 profits down 59 % as returns lag peers

Seplat Petroleum returns to profitability, grows net profit by $22m

Access Bank, DEG seal West Africa trade deal

Nigeria’s gifting culture

Nigerian engineers at forefront of innovation, design of oil & gas value-chain- Baru

PFAs have only 0.03% of N7.09 trillion assets invested in infrastructure

Accenture provides free technology, advisory services to NESG start-up winners

Cluelessness fueling Nigeria’s unsustainable borrowing

CSR-in-Action’s sustainability programme receives CMD accreditation

Equities still attractive to foreign buyers

Why NPA should review its stand on Intels

FG pledges to partner Ogun on immortalization of music maestro, Fela

Senate urges Amnesty Programme to refund Nigerian N217m

Ekiti boosts Nigeria rice market with 375 hectares of rice farm

Kwara House of Assembly passes N166bn supplementary fiscal estimates

Ahmed kicks off APC political campaign ahead of LG poll

Senators donate 1,265 bags of rice to Kogi workers

Senate moves to scrap unproductive agencies

Dogara hails Buhari on North East Development Commission bill

FG to refinance legacy debts with $3bn from foreign loan

Nigeria’s future is secured, says Dogara

Senate threatens to stop unaudited budgets of federal agencies

WARIF targets 30% reduction in gender based violence

Nigeria’s gas flare rate now 12 per cent – NNPC

Expert tasks farmers to improve global agric market share

Unilever Nigeria’s rights issue share sale oversubscribed

2018 FIFA World Cup costs grow by $600m- Russian authorities

Strawberry Pina Colada

How foreign workers in Japan are helping and hurting the economy

Is Airbnb a boon or a bane for tenants? Boomers and Millennials disagree

Africa – Rising to the Digital Transformation Challenge

Why Draghi may avoid a key word when talking about the ECB bond plan

U.K. economy accelerates ahead of Central Bank rate decision

Visa launches Foundation with $20 million grant to Women’s World Banking

FG, States, LGs share N558bn in October as allocation decreases ‎by N75.622bn

Destress on World Stress Day with Kayode Fahm, Lanre Osola and Onyeka Udechukwu

The Bridge Episode 10 ‘Stocks’

Bridge of Lies

Life with Kayode Fahm Episode Two – Finding Fulfilment

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

BusinessDay 25 Oct 2017

PDP NEC approves Dec 9 for convention

FG plans N871 bn injection into power sector next year

UN to starts implementation of $4bn SDGs framework

Fidelity Bank’s profit jumps 65.14 % as asset quality improves

Banks to challenge FG on BVN order

Is CBN government’s piggy bank?

Transcorp Group reports 158% growth in profit after tax (PAT)

FIRS boss elected 1st vice chairman UN committee on international cooperation in tax matters

‘CNG Adoption the next big thing for Nigeria’ industralisation ’

Experts see digitalisation speeding up growth for insurance industry

Expectations high on banking sector performance

Senate probes privatization of government companies

Alter Native Artists Initiative A.N.A.I Visual Arts foundation to launch in Lagos

PDP Govs condemn spate of allegations rocking Buhari’s govt

External reserves rise to $33.5bn as naira trades at N359.97/$

CBN’s Nnanna, bankers to be honoured with CIBN fellowship award

Senate probes Etisalat’s $1.2bn loan crisis

Dangote’s new 650,000 bpd refinery seen onstream by end 2019

Maina: We followed due process-  Presidency

Exporters refute yam export rejection story

How Nigeria’s regulated petrol market distorts price mechanism in West Africa

South Africa to grab more share in Nigeria’s wine market

Ambode, Obaseki, Udom, others seek support for women in nation building

It will now take 3 months to get approval to develop a building in Edo

Charting course for global competiveness highlights Union Bank leadership confab

Plot to smear image of Edo government, officials uncovered

Nigeria to cap oil production output at 1.8mbpd early next year

South Africa’s Matlosana hunts for $3bn to clear path after mining slump

Experts move to plug 17m housing gap

Fortis showcases commitment to customer satisfaction at 10th anniversary

PDP Convention: 8 chairmanship aspirants advocate issue-based campaign

This is why it is a smart move to invest in cryptocurrency now

WATCH: BusinessDay’s ‘The CEO’

Netflix and why the future of streaming looks like old-school TV

Mission to Togo confirms clampdown on pro-democracy protests

Head of Service submits report on Maina

Ashaka shareholders endorse share swap deal with Lafarge Africa

Naira appreciates as CBN injects $195m into forex market

Wike takes credit in ‘healthy finance’ report

ERGP: experts demand specific strategies to solve real sector challenges

Anambra is a fast growing economy in Nigeria – Soludo

NDDC backs NSIP’s interest-free loans for 400,000 people

Edo to unveil domesticated EGRP at summit

Again, Ortom orders arrest of Miyetti Allah leaders 

Monday, October 23, 2017

BusinessDay 24 Oct 2017

FG overshoot personnel costs by N406bn

Nigerian brewers dump barley for sorghum in hunt for local substitute

RIS UK: Narratives that changed perceptions, inspired investors confidence in economy

Merchant marine: A weak component of Nigeria’s sea power

Registrars could lose 60% of revenue to technological trends, regulations

Banks, EM investors take position in Nigeria’s pension industry

Abdulrasheed Maina: Corruption and impunity reining supreme!

Nigeria risks another recession if attention is not given to construction industry, experts warn

‘Any innovation in the pension industry must not reduce or eliminate trust from pension administration’

Consumers should expect huge discounts in 2017 Black Friday, Jumia Travels CEO promises

BVN: Slippery slope to property right violations

Senate says 26 agencies fail to remit N1.6trn to national coffers

Coronation Merchant Bank appoints Onome Komolafe as executive director

Telecoms: Reps uncover N5bn tax evasion, set to lay interim report

5 things to know about FG BVN order

Obasanjo seeks robust investment in Nigeria’s housing sector

We’ve recorded achievements in security, anti-corruption and infrastructure- Buhari

CJN tasks judiciary on speedy resolution of oil and gas disputes

MAINAgate: Labour calls for fresh probe

Buhari orders sack of Maina

L&Z credits FAFIN, Adesina’s initiatives for growth in dairy business

Banking sector outlook for 2018 broadly positive – Afrinvest

Dentist At Your Door: The mobile dental clinic changing the Nigerian dental narrative

Southern governors meet in Lagos today

Dangote Cement ramps up African operations

FG urged to sell off assets, prioritise projects

‘Mobile Coldroom’s tech outreaches is one way we are improving food supply chain’

BVN: 46 million bank accounts at risk

Sunday, October 22, 2017

BusinessDay 23 Oct 2017

Five fascinating business facts – Part 40

NMRC’s innovation to unlock N1.4trn pension fund for Housing – Ayere

Zenith Bank beats estimates on surge in Treasury Trading Income

The North’s opposition to restructuring: It’s déjà vu all over again

Nigeria signals intention to retain multiple exchange rate regime in 2018

Don’t take breast cancer for granted

Bua Group’s Rabiu tops “Choiseul 100 Africa” 2017 African Business Leaders list

‘Government must entrench policies that empower Nigerian companies’

When silence and inaction means complicity

KPMG volcano trumped by hurricane Trump [and Africa storm]

Ogun revenue agency generates N33bn in 8 months — Adeosun

Fidelity’s Eurobond feat gets all round applause

Osinbajo attends EITI meeting in Indonesia 

Stakeholders compare notes at EU roundtable on Electoral Reforms

Youths must subscribe to FG’s policy on agriculture to diversify economy – Buhari  

FG urged to sell down assets, priorities projects

USAID commits $3m on agricultural inputs spending in Nigeria

EU didn’t favour President Buhari during 2015 Presidential election

Senate decries rising food insecurity in Nigeria

WHO cancels Robert Mugabe goodwill ambassador role

Turkey seeks extradition of 1000 citizens from Nigeria

Bolt: I still have passion to play football

Land ownership: PwC asks FG, states to resolve issue

Barcelona players’ salaries on ‘red alert’

PPP initiative will restore forestry sub-sector for greater productivity, says Akeredolu

Alaghodaro: Obaseki’s vision for Edo’s future

Rejected, dejected, stigmatised …Tears of Ajegunle teen-mothers seeking second chance

Okorocha’s newfound villain worship

When Wike hosted editors the 2nd time…

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Church leaders need to take support for mission work more seriously – Rev. Ajiboye

2019: APC now jittery of reunited PDP in Oyo -Makinde

The Zuma statue in Imo and the opportunity cost

Sketches With Zebulon Agomuo

Every section of Nigeria should develop at its pace – Nkem-Abonta

‘Dead assets’ in housing deficit environment

9 days to expiration of ASUU’s ultimatum: Will FG meet the conditions, or…

Obaseki did not use school compound for rally as alleged by PDP, says APC

The World Bank and North East: PMB is in order

Nigeria’s request for foreign loan is in order – Varsity don

Lagosians in earnest expectation 17 days to Bonnke’s Gospel Crusade 

It’s time to make streets safer for women

Kwesé TV makes Nigeria debut

Compulsory health insurance advocated for expanding access to medical care

On Lagos’ new lease of life for education

Mental health patients can be productive within the workplace- expert

Nigeria-Pakistan to revive Joint Commission- Buhari

N246.30bn generated as VAT in Q2 — NBS

FG releases N2bn mobilisation fees for 2nd Niger bridge

US concludes $3m agriculture enhancement programme for Nigerian farmers

Friday, October 20, 2017

External reserves climb to $33.1bn

W. Africa Crude-Nigerian exports to rise in Dec, trading slow

Kingsman (The Golden Cirle)

Buhari greets Ekwueme at 85

Nigeria to host D8 Ministers Conference

Dangote Cement’s margins improves on investment in cheaper energy

Oando’s recurring negative retained earnings threaten future dividend payment

ex-Minister drums support for renewable energy sources

An African problem for electric car makers

Conte dismisses rumours of unrest at Chelsea

Man City says Aguero fit for Burnley clash

Lagos targets 95 percent adult literacy

The inside story: Why SEC ordered a Forensic audit of Oando Plc

WATCH: Things to do in Lagos

China’s bright economic future is bound up in the past

Why Bitcoin buyers should heed lessons of China’s bubbles

New GE chief slashes forecasts, plans to exit $20 billion in businesses

Top three uses of digital payments in Nigeria

Kudimoney makes global top 50 Digital Banks 2017 List

Indigenous firms play catch-up as foreign insurers understudy market

Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

The difference between gambling and investing in the stock market

Bureaucracy Is Keeping Health Care from Getting Better

Investments in Atlanta’s airport infrastructure point way for Nigeria

Thursday, October 19, 2017

FG adopts guidelines for national addressing system

BusinessDay 20 Oct 2017

CSOs call for audit of $39.566bn, N245bn external loan

Nigeria’s debt service to revenue racing towards 70%

Aiteo Group new title sponsor of CAF Awards

LIRS says women more tax-compliant than men

FG mobilises three Agric varsities to capture UK’s £30bn produce imports

Senate to probe Buhari’s approvals for bailout, Paris Club Funds

Nigerian Governors Playing Games With Workers Salaries

States viability in Nigeria

Improved strategies, input cost management, ascribed for Honeywell’s improved financials

A democracy in the clutch of an evil oligarchy

Thumb & Pin financial solution set to launch in to Africa

Signal Alliance achieves gold certification from Cisco

Lenders pick Barclays to find new investors for 9mobile –sources

NEC approves N3.5b for vaccination

FG seeks $36bn to complete railway projects

Apapa: Respite underway as Dangote plans palliatives for Liverpool, Coconut-Tincan Roads

Nigeria Debt Burden

Nigeria ,Turkey mull increase in Trade

FG, Japan to straighten space exploration

Reps probe over N895bn gas supply payment approved by FEC

Uzoma Dozie joins global summit on Financial Inclusion for Women

Plateau killings: NAF deploys air assets, personnel to maintain peace

World Food Prize: Buhari Commends ADB President, Adesina

Agitations: NASS ready to revisit Constitutional amendments

Osinbajo urges Artisinal Miners to establish coordinated links to address loss

Shell lifts force majeure on Nigerian Bonny Light crude exports

Introducing Life with Kayode Fahm. A pan African documentary series

Osinbajo urges artisanal miners to expand trade horizon

Plateau killings: NAF deploys air assets, personnel for peace

ECOWAS partners agencies on space science, geomatics

Fowler elected 1st vice chairman, UN Tax Committee of Experts

FACTSHEET: Everyday corruption in Nigeria – who is on the take?

CBN gives further clarification on use of GIFMIS for TSA revenue collection

2019: INEC to recruit 1m ad-hoc staff

UBA emerges best bank in support of Real Sector at Banking Awards

High Growth Africa Summit: win a FREE ticket

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

BusinessDay 19 Oct 2017

2019 Elections: INEC to recruit 1m ad-hoc staff

Dogara: Poverty threatening Nigeria’s democracy

Ownership tussle: SEC orders forensic audit of Oando Plc

Why is Buhari desperate for the state to command the controlling heights of the economy?

Nigeria’s steel makers extend footprints to African market

Senate orders banks to unblock Patience Jonathan’s accounts

Indigenous oil firms step up production by 200% in June

OAL Partner wants President Buhari restrained from carrying on as petroleum minister

Emirate to commence Nigeria-Asia route as more businesses, investments sprout

‘Crowdfunding programs can be very risky for both investors and those looking for funding’

A retrogressive auto policy

The tragedy of the consumption patterns of the very rich & the really poor

Nigeria’s Mutual Funds assets reach new high of N368bn

Police arrests over 3,000 kidnappers nationwide – IGP

Poor governance: National Assembly seeks God’s intervention

Amosun wants consideration of climate change in development master plan

OSIEC announces date for Osun LG election

Governors stockpiling funds for 2019 election – TUC

2019: PDP Senate Caucus Meets Minority Leaders of State Assemblies

Reps probe termination of INTELS contract by NPA

FA apologises to Aluko over Sampson’s racist comments

New ‘Smart City’ hatches solutions to India’s urban chaos

Saudi oil minister plays down prospect of Aramco abandoning IPO

Ford door-latch issues expand to trucks

Vivo Energy bets on Africa with $3 billion IPO

Four Britons kidnapped in Nigeria’s Delta state -police

Probe of $2bn obtained by TCN underway

SEC suspends trading in shares of beleaguered Oando

Shell funds GMoU with N10bn in 2017

Over-regulation, multiple taxation bane of ease of doing business in Nigeria

Kano winning war against poliomyelitis, as no new case in past 39 months

Why do we undervalue competent management?

All eyes on FG’s ease of doing business reforms

Ruchir Sharma: ‘The robots are coming and just in time’

Army not involved in immunization – Health Minister

Oil rises, lifted by decline in US stockpile

Of Sukuks

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

BusinessDay 18 Oct 2017

Reps seek to empower SON to inspect imported petroleum products, goods

Nigerian banks raise $1.7 billion Eurobonds in 12 months

UBA rated ‘buy’, beats estimates on improved assets yields

Senate urges FG to incorporate SPVs for alternative energy projects

Stakes higher for new oil projects as investors bet on price recovery

Nigeria’s monthly inflation cools to 11-month low, as food inflation stays high

Nigeria’s cocoa output to hit 203,300MT in December despite aging trees  

Ogun acquires 3 mills to boost ofada rice production

Gathering storms eclipses $30 per barrel

How telcos partnership with corporates, SMEs boosts economy

Stanbic IBTC expresses confidence in Nigeria’s economic recovery and growth

Turning to renewables to meet West Africa’s power needs

Bisecting The World Bank Project

Worst Nigeria’s enemies have been leading since independence – Falana

Confusion as parents storm schools to withdraw children in Ondo over Boko Haram scare

Osun presents N1.6bn bond certificates to pensioners

Elumelu leads discussions on SME development at LAPO forum today

Still on Apapa Traffic

Reps probe MDAs over non-patronage of NIGCOMSAT

Buhari signs Petroleum University bill into law

Buhari chides States over unpaid salaries

Miyetti Allah threatening peace in Benue- Ortom

Lack of policy direction hampers investment in oil and gas industry

NNPC stocks 2bn litres of petrol for hitch-free ember movements

Buhari commends NASS for budget process review

WARIF seeks better deal for the girl child

Lasun tasks world leaders on global peace

Senate backs FG’s taxes on luxury goods

NNPC wavers on LPG commitment as Nigerians call for more action

Moghalu to headline Goddy Jidenma Foundation 2017 public lecture

Banks nervous on US$1.4 billion exposure to INTELS

Buhari wants ICAN’s curriculum to address cyber security concerns

Buhari sends 2018-2020 MTEF for National Assembly approval

Focus on Special Education: A deeper look into Autism

UPDATED: Fitch says Nigerian banks Eurobonds to reduce foreign-currency liquidity risk

Buhari orders military to stop killings in Plateau

Nigeria’s yam export campaign and challenge of standardisation

Nigerian banks Eurobonds’ return to ease FX maturity gaps – Fitch

Nigeria gets its first university laptop assembly complex in UNN

UPDATE 1: Nigerian annual inflation at 15.98% in September – NBS

Strawberry Peach Sangria

Nigeria moves up in latest FIFA Ranking

Monday, October 16, 2017

BusinessDay 17 Oct 2017

Nigeria’ loses ‘largest economy’ tag based on I&E rate-Rencap

Telcos invest $250m annually, need easier Right of Way—Airtel boss

Landmark Village: West Africa’s fastest growing business, leisure, lifestyle destination

FG allays fears of Discos over investment in solar, other initiatives

‘Eradicate is designed to educate players about how to find mosquito breeding sites’

Low operational capacities of refineries worry operators

An incompetent and corrupt government

Oil prices rise over Middle East tensions

Nigerian teachers shine as Maltina unveils ‘Teacher of the Year’

FG to streamline SMEs intervention policies

Fresh impetus for economic growth as GPP summit seeks infrastructure devt

Decentralised grid, renewable energy sources to allow Nigerians easier access to energy- Experts

CBN injects $195m into forex market

FUNAAB offers govt, investors local rice, poultry as import substitutes

BoA requires N33bn for operating licence as development bank

OPS tackles federal legislators over ease of doing business

NNPC new mega station, part of strategies to ensure energy security – Baru

Bonnke to apply divine approach to resolving Nigeria’s conflicts

No policy on visa on arrival for Africans – Immigration

Africa’s $110bn migrant resources can fund continent’s infrastructure

NECA takes on NASS over meddling in private businesses

Rivers blows hot on grassroots investment as Abia goes cold

Return to site pays off as NDDC commissions 3 new roads in Cross River

Buhari receives admirers, Aisha, Maya, Nicole

Sex, Power and the systems that enable men Like Harvey Weinstein

Dell redefines future of smart systems through new IoT strategy

MonkeyPox: Four samples from Lagos test negative

Media Right Agenda inducts NIMC into FOI ‘Hall of Shame’

World saved 12% global energy consumption in 16 years – IEA

UK watchdog warns of risk to investors in leveraged bets on cryptocurrencies

EU rules force US banks to overhaul ties with auditors

US lenders tighten checks after Equifax breach

The US puts the World Bank under renewed fire

Uber food delivery business makes up tenth of ride-hailing group’s bookings

Why Nigeria tech startups may wait longer to attract Andela-like funding

Austrian far-right poised to enter government after election gains

Budget constraints hampering State House Clinic….Presidency

UNILORIN trains 2,260 staff, execute 82 projects in five years

OPL 245 controversy – Shell executives charged in Italy

Investment in science, technology seen as key to economic development

Mushroom Bite #BDFoods

Akwa United defeat Tornadoes to claim AITEO Cup

Sunday, October 15, 2017

BusinessDay 16 Oct 2017

Five fascinating business facts – Part 39

Banks revenue, profitability per employee rise on technology adoption

Investment in science, technology key to economic development says Emefiele

Nigeria attracts $6 billion worth of private equity in 3 years, says AVCA’s Maduakor

Analysts say Banks Q3 profit to spike on reduced impairment charges

Salami leads discussion as 3Invest gathers stakeholders for 2017 REU summit

Stakeholders seek state of emergency in Apapa

PZ CUSSONS posts N4.8 billionprofit after tax 2017

Afrinvest to launch Nigerian Banking Sector Report at London Stock Exchange

FG to open privatised power sector to new investment process – Ahmed

Challenges with Nigeria’s educational system

Jumoke, Adetola, two entrepreneurs redefining cocktail business

Why start-ups in Nigeria die early – Ecobank chief

Liberia Election: Weah, Boakai for run-off

Emefiele sees a more  stronger naira in near term 

N25bn contracts: Kachikwu’s claims malicious… Osinbajo 

FG defends excessive borrowing, seeks understanding from Nigerians 

Dogara: National Assembly working on legislation to end grinding poverty in Nigeria

Ibom Multispecialty Hospital: Dashed hope?

Buhari has a right to go for a second term if he wishes – Bishop Osagie

Will ban on doctors’ private practice save health sector?

‘The MoU Akwa Ibom government had with Cardiocare was not workable’

UPDATED: Zenith, Union Bank, Stanbic IBTC, others win big at BusinessDay Banking Awards

Union Bank, Zenith, others win big at the BusinessDay Banking awards

FG to analyse reports on Monkeypox today

Indimi Foundation builds N600m housing estate for IDPs in Borno

How FG can help DisCos instead of revoking transaction

Nigeria’s problem lies with the leadership selection process – Amuta

Saturday, October 14, 2017

We are not competing with states, we are interventionists agency – Ndoma-Egba

Kachikwu, Baru playing chess with our lives

November 18 guber poll: All eyes on Anambra

‘Government needs to support local manufacturing to make drugs affordable’

AITEO Cup: Akwa, Tornadoes battle for N25 prize money

‘How Eleme youths checked insurgency, cultism in industrial zone’

We are committed to returning Nigeria’s looted money – British govt

‘Women survive better in hard times than men’

2018 FIFA W/Cup: Over 3 million tickets on request

Kwara to commit 70% to capital expenditure in 2018 fiscal estimates

BusinessDay 15 Oct 2017

AITEO Group gets FIFA accolades

Watford warns Success over poor conduct

Osinbajo, Ambode, Sultan to speak at leadership symposium as Ooni clocks 43rd

Weak, underfunded security agencies cannot protect Nigeria, says Dogara

NDLEA nabs 14, destroys 5,000 hectares of cannabis in Ondo

Nigeria, JICA hold bilateral talks on power, infrastructure 

Hong Kong Regulator Drops Lawsuit Against UBS, Standard Chartered Over 2009 IPO

Citigroup, Deutsche, HSBC Agree to $132 Million Settlement in Libor Scandal

Friday, October 13, 2017

FG targets Cocoa, Sesame seeds, Cashew nuts, Sheer nuts, Pulse exports to earn more forex

I will personally lead your campaign….Buhari assures Nwoye

Dunlop expansion boosts Nigeria economy

XL Outsourcing seek companies to embrace business model

TSA: The Untold Economic benefits

GIFMIS: A good policy pushed hastily

North East: Mischievous people twisting Buhari’s good intentions…. Presidency

NPA insists it acted constitutionally by exiting its contract with INTELS

Buhari meeting with South East stakeholders

Presidency condemns unabated killing Nigerian nationals by South African police

Akeredolu assures investors of adequate security on investments

Samsung CEO Kwon Oh-Hyun resigns

Zuma back in the dock as Supreme court rejects bid to drop fraud charges

Soccer star Weah leads most counties in Liberia presidential election vote

Emefiele tells investors Nigeria’s ‘good for business’, bags Forbes award

What to know about investing in mutual funds

Health care reform can’t wait for measures to become perfect

Why superstar firms pull ahead

When political temperatures run hot at work

Identifying high-potential employees

Reuters poll says Sub-Saharan Africa economic growth to pick-up next year

Emefiele says FX Inflow via Investors’ Window tops $10bn

Oil above $57, heads for biggest weekly gain since September

WATCH: Facts about Nigeria you might not know

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Nigerians besiege $10bn Hurricane-wrecked used-car auction

Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank earnings rise on Estate Income

Revisiting the tragedy called incest

Federal govt worries about pharmaceutical drug abuse among youths

CAF Emergency Committee meets in Lagos

BUA Group celebrates customer service week

Airtel deepens CSR commitment with training for teachers in adopted schools

South Africa’s moment of truth

MultiChoice brings EPL trophy to Nigeria

A draconian NGO bill

Sterling Bank rewards 16 more customers in savings scheme

National Assembly plays robust role in consolidating Nigeria’s democracy since 1999- Dogara

NNPC: I approved financing arrangements, not contracts…..Osinbajo

Dogara issues ultimatum to erring Standing, Ad-hoc Committees to submit reports

NESG: National Transport Commission bill to trigger $160bn into Nigerian economy

Trustees secure our future, facilitate investment and trade – Ekundayo

Buhari re-appoints Uche Orji, MD, Sovereign Wealth Fund

We are reviewing power privatization….. Buhari

Reps support new bill seeking to exclude serving bank executives from CBN top jobs

Reps push for 10yrs imprisonment for quack medical practitioners

Nigeria needs to think ahead, invest in its people, the World Bank warns

FG puts measures in place to contain contain cybercrime

Stanbic IBTC CEO spotlights areas of collaboration for banks and fintechs

No vaccination programme for Monkey pox at the moment – NCDC boss

Leaders resist hardline pressure in effort to enable Catalan compromise

Rajoy demands Catalonia show its hand or face rule from Madrid

Trump budget chief accuses IMF of wanting flagship US tax reforms to fail

Constitution Amendment: Governors move to harmonize position

FG partners stakeholders for gemstones seminar, exhibition

NIRSAL partners Moroccan firms to de-risk 3.5 million Nigerian farmers

Billions of new investments at stake as Intels vows to fight NPA over termination of pilotage contract

Jumia targets personalised shopping experience with chatbot

Peanut manufacturer wins $15,000 #NES23 startup prize

Movie Review: First Kill

Nigeria’s retail outlets record growth from 800,000 to 1.2m in 4 years

OML 11: Fresh stir in Ogoni over oil licence to firm by NPDC

NDDC, NEXIM Bank to set up N2.5bn Export Development Bank

Nigeria has West Africa’s largest, worst road network – study

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

BusinessDay 12 Oct 2017

Effective implementation of ERGP will drive social inclusion, achieve SDGs – Ahmed

Banks to face loan loss provisioning nightmare over IFRS-9

Goldlink Insurance posts N612.61 million 2015 underwriting profit

Double digit demand growth for freight continued in August – IATA

Teacher in dire need of funds to undergo hip replacement

Sexual harassment on our campuses

Nigerian bourse still outperforms Kenya, S/Africa

Victory Crystal plans $13m investment in Okitipupa Oil Palm Company

Celebrity endorsement in Strategy or fad?

Flour Mills: Looking to raise capital

NFF/CBN All-Financial Institutions Competition kicksoff Saturday

IMF says Nigeria’s low per capita income still a barrier to inclusiveness

Monkey Pox epidemic: Nigeria sends blood sample to Senegal

Many displaced by Boko Haram fighting not ready to return home

Reps probe export of yams, importation of GMO maize

APC, party of denial whose broom can’t sweep corruption in Nigeria – Makarfi

IMF warns Nigeria, others on impending vulnerabities from excessive borrowing

Osinbajo, Ambode to attend Unilag Alumni’s N2b endowment fund drive

Kenyan startup beats Nigerian competitors, others to TechCrunch’s $25,000

Why start-ups in Nigeria die on time – Ayeyemi

Attacks on police will deter crime fighting morale – PCRC

World Bank partners Ondo to empower 30,000 youths on agribusiness

Does sunscreen increase your risk of having cancer?

BREAKING: Passengers stranded at Lagos airport over yellow cards scarcity

Experts wants trade, investments as lifeblood of Nigerian economy

Japan’s Nikkei closes at two-decade high

Alibaba sizes up Facebook, Amazon with R&D splurge

The Big Winner From China’s Foreign-Aid Frenzy: China

4 ways leaders can get more from their company’s innovation efforts

‘Why some products approval are delayed’

​Facebook partners Ingressives to train 150 Nigeria developers

Over 10 Nigerian tech start-ups among AppsAfrica Awards finalists

SPAR opens network opportunity for vendors with first premium drinks festival

Why airport certification is key to expanding country’s aviation sector

Our trending stories

Movie Trailer: Idahosa Trails

The full version of ‘CEO Speaks’ with Femi Adeoti

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

BusinessDay 11 Oct 2017

Private sector targets growth as FG reforms trade, taxes, ports

Kachikwu says FG to develop Policies preparatory to fossil energy global decline

Kachikwu, Baru rift highlights governance gaps in NNPC’s operations

Government officials, investors chart economic growth in Nigeria at Necci Roundtable

UPDATED: Oil, agriculture to move Nigeria’s economy up to 1.9% in 2018 – IMF

The return of General Buhari (3)

BD Cartoon

Customers’ perception of retail banking

‘My motivation comes from the fact that over the years I have actually studied The Woman’

Big oil companies turn to gas in response to fuel bans

Global Property Partners summit seeks economic growth through infrastructure

Senate passes N152bn 2017 budget for FIRS

Ondo moves to secure N7.6bn UBEC fund to finance basic education

Oil, Agriculture to help Nigeria’s economy pick up to 1.9% in 2018, says IMF

Re: Kemi Adeosun’s deconstructing the debt story

Debt debate: Deconstructing debt story

UPDATED: Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of $5.5bn external loan

One dies as Lagos records another boat mishap

FG appoints sole administrator for Ajaokuta Steel complex

Nigeria’s growth to remain fragile at 0.8% in 2017, says IMF

Ogun rues false alarm, debunks incident of monkeypox

NMRC says capital market key to fixing Nigeria’s N130trn Housing deficit

Monkey pox: NCDC, medical experts call for precautionary hygiene

Reps probe Duke Oil over N6trn unremitted revenue

Rohr: I’m excited working with Super Eagles

NERC to announce independent metering solution this month

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of $5.5bn external loan

Power Oil health project gets Federal Ministry of Women Affairs’ endorsement

CEIBS alumni to deepen Asia-Nigeria bilateral ties

Oil climbs after Saudi Arabia cuts exports

European stocks rise despite Spain concerns

Nigeria’s Oranto Petroleum signs Uganda oil exploration deal

PENGASSAN expresses support for Baru, as he clarifies stance on contract allegation breach

Udoma says ERGP targets 7% economic growth by 2020

Suspected monkeypox outbreak spread to 7 states

Nigerian engineers record major feat, refurbish 17 disused fire trucks – Air Force

Homemade Thick Crust Pizza

BDSpark Empowers You with Free Unlimited Data For One Year Courtesy Chuvie Decor

Banking Awards 2017

Monday, October 09, 2017

BusinessDay 10 Oct 2017

External reserves seen heading towards $40bn mark

Stop preaching unity, please practice

Lakowe Estate: Where luxury blends with nature

NNPC not answerable to minister of state for petroleum on contracts -Baru

A failure of corporate governance in NNPC?

Liberia: Is it finally George Weah’s time?

Review penalties to boost new listing, investors urge SEC, NSE

Stakeholders worry over promises without action on housing policy

The Igbo are not harmless and blameless

NNPC’s subsidiary NGPTC reports N15.81Bn profit after Tax in 2016

CBN: Time to defend the integrity of our institutions

Jumia steps up e-commerce innovation with introduction of its new Bot system

Kano seeks FG support for pilot NEEM fertilizer processing plant

TETFund moves to boost access to intervention fund

Lagos requires 1m units yearly to bridge housing deficit- Ambode

Nigeria set to start mass trial of Boko Haram suspects behind closed doors

Lagos records 2 suspected cases of MonkeyPox

Aisha Buhari queries State House clinic expenditures

Nigeria now investor’s delight…Osinbajo

Edo indigenes petition NASS, IGP, PSC over insecurity, kidnapping

Experts task Ambode on blockchain technology to address infrastructure deficit

Africa, focal point of 2017 US-Nigeria leadership forum

Ofe Onugbu (Bitter Leaf Soup)

CITAD warns that hate speech may truncate 2019 elections

Inlaks’ partnership with CBN to reduce IT cost on Microfinance banks

Aisha Buhari flags off skill acquisition programme for 1000 women, youths in Kwara

NNPC GMD replies Kachikwu, calls allegations arbitrary

Asian investor partners Erisco to build 750,000MT tomato plant

Eterna seals exclusive rights for Castrol blending, distribution

Running for presidency “not on the cards”, says Osinbajo

‘Our meeting with Saraki never satisfied our curiosity over lawmakers’ jumbo pay’

CEO Speaks Part 2

No, that robot will not steal your job

NES23 Summit abounds in Opportunities, Productivity & Employment To Actualize The Ergp

Sunday, October 08, 2017

BusinessDay 09 Oct 2017

Foreign buyers drive Nigeria yields lower

Pressure to boost non-oil revenue mounts as Nigeria’s debt deteriorates

Meet Mosunmola Olalekan-Otun, restless entrepreneur, stylist and event planner

Nigeria is having disappointing revenue run in 2017

Proton Energy to boost Nigeria’s power supply with $250 million investment

Thor Explorations builds commanding first-mover advantage in Nigerian gold mining industry

A presidency being defined by corruption

Five fascinating business facts – Part 38

We do not get special incentives or waivers from govt, says Dangote

Wanted: A new tribe to build the Nigeria of our dreams

Tribute to the chief [but not the last] imam

Fidelity Bank funds Lagos Airport 1300 capacity multi-level car park

NBC reiterates commitment to tackle unemployment with youth initiative

No loss of life during Nigeria vs Zambia match, says AKSG

Reps, NNPC, DPR, PPPRA, EFCC on collision course

Senate holds roundtable dialogue on youth unemployment

Magistrates berate Ondo acting CJ over suspension of 40 judicial workers

Kachikwu, Baru and the unfolding circus dance

$28bn NNPC contracts: Another acid test for Buhari’s anti-graft war

IGP vs Misua: The brawl gets messier

Saturday, October 07, 2017

At 57, still a long walk to equal opportunity for Nigerian women

Innovation is strategic to Guinness Nigeria’s business growth – Ndegwa

‘Artyrama aims to enhance exposure, access to African art through a secure, friendly online platform’

Nigerian electorate has lost confidence in you – PDP tells APC

2019: Tax payment as a criterion for choosing next leaders

‘We can’t solve unemployment problem by having graduates carrying CVs from ministry to ministry’

‘I don’t believe churches should pay tax, but pastors should pay based on their earnings’

‘We must imbibe the culture of discipline to achieve the desired change in Nigeria’

Journalists tasked to be change agents

Our idea is to create centres of wealth not pockets of rich youths – Belemaoil founder

Three years of democratising luck – the Tony Elumelu Foundation way

Tackle bad governance, corruption, intolerance for Nigeria to grow – Cleric counsels govt

Think Africa promotes continent’s rich heritage in corporate world

BusinessDay 08 Oct 2017

ARC Nigeria broker states, private sector partnership to strengthen vaccine infrastructure

World Mental Health Day: private mental hospital administers free screening

Resolutions of 2014 confab can solve Nigeria problems if implemented – Falae

Poverty, unemployment are better fought when women are empowered – Awosika

BusinessDay’ Anyaogu wins biggest prize in PwC Media Excellence Award 2017

Iwobia inspires Nigeria to Russia 2018 World Cup

Super Eagles back to winning ways with Aiteo sponsorship

Tanzanian president splits energy and mining in ministry shake-up

Spaniards rally for unity

TSTV rolls out 1 November

Monkeypox disease under control – Centre for Disease Control

Angola’s state oil firm saves $1.7bn on cuts 

Prison congestion is a national scandal- Buhari

NLC stages protest over casualisation of Nigerian workers

Ecobank Nigeria appoints two executive directors

Friday, October 06, 2017

PTAD recovers N16 billion in funds and assets

CBN, Stakeholders map out strategy on Agric sector

Akeredolu sets to make Ondo number one investment destination

PTAD recovers N16bn legacy pension funds, assets — Ikeazor

Epara, Nigeria’s first luxury skincare product, launched in Lagos

BoI, SMEDAN, NEXIM hire rating agency to improve bankability of SMEs

NDE trains 400 women on small-scale businesses in Sokoto

Kachikwu meets President Buhari

National Power Sector Policy

Fashola to represent Buhari at Nigeria, Zambia match

Facilitating Foreign Trade

TCN wheeled out 105,535.8 megawatts of electricity in September – official

NBC to train 100,000 Nigerian youths by 2020

Aiteo Group appoints Bruce Burrows as new global group CFO

Four funding opportunities start-ups should not miss in November

Cryptocurrencies to control 50% GDP in the future – Ecobank CIO

mVisa to cover 33 African countries on Ecobank partnership

Non-profits can do more for grassroots’ CSI with technology – Sage

Airbus selects Nigerian drone startup for global accelerator program

BusinessDay 06 Oct 2017

Thursday, October 05, 2017

INEC fixes July 14, Sept 22 for Ekiti, Osun guber polls

Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia on the verge of W/Cup qualifications

‘Bonny-Bodo Road is hanging on the conscience of the nation’

How I smuggled three bags of rice through Seme border to Lagos

Who is a terrorist? Politics of categorisation of terrorist organisations

Immigration confirms clearing 4,000 passports backlog in Lagos office

Alleged unrecovered TSA funds: NNPC says it has no hidden Accounts

Government must solve the Discos problem

The State of Security and Safety in Schools

Experts brainstorm on national plans to control cardiovascular diseases

Reflections from Maine: Energy, Environment, Climate Change and Rights–1

Marginal fields B2B workshop to inspire investment in Nigeria’s upstream sector

PPPs seen as viable option to grow Nigeria’s solar adoption

Ooni of Ife launches N50m scholarship scheme for indigent students in Southwest

NLC president calls for probe of Kachikwu’s allegations

NNPC records $471.9m export receipts

Movie Review: American Assassin

Monkey pox: FG places facilities in Bayelsa on alert

Buhari appoints new CBN Deputy Governor, members of Monetary Policy Committee

Big Catalan bank to move headquarters out of Barcelona

How to minimize your risk as a retail investor

5 things about innovation

Can Nigeria increase its cocoa production to 500,000MT by 2021?

My administration will only access 10% of $350m World Bank loan – Amosun

Stop surcharging commercial banks on mutilated notes Reps tell CBN

FG releases N100bn Sukuk proceeds to 25 road projects

FMDQ, DCM launch sustainable finance sub-committee

Kwara community unveils solar powered digital literacy centre

BusinessDay reader donates N20,000 to petty trader

FG records N1.5 trillion revenue shortfall in first six months of 2017

WATCH: Tech Talk

Boost for Super Eagles as Gov. Emmanuel redeems $50,000 pledge— NFF

WATCH: CEO Speaks

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

BusinessDay 05 Oct 2017

Forex daily turnover rise to $367.44m at I&E window

Senate probes Kachikwu’s leaked letter, investigates NNPC GMD over contract scam, corruption

Oando expands southern gas footprint

Nigerian manufacturers self-generate 13,223MW of power

Heritage Bank supports creative industry for economic growth

Fashola says DISCOS owe FG N500bn

Luxury back in vogue as China’s middle class women lead the way

CBN faults report on deputy governor

United States gives additional $17million to reduce poverty in Nigeria

Growing Nigerian sports through corporate partnership- the Aiteo’s way

Regulating NGOs or silencing dissenting voices?

Marginal fields bid rounds – local investors shop for offshore credit

Cryptocurrencies: Love them or hate them, you can’t ignore them

FG to revive marketing boards, plans national dialogue

CBN has spent N43bn to fund Anchor Borrowers Programme

’18 out of 46 political parties yet to constitute NEC’

Patience Jonathan’s account: Reps to issue warrant of arrest against Magu

Bill seeking establishment of agency on management of seized assets, funds passes second reading

Senate probes alleged corruption in Police

Senator accuses FG, states of misusing N500bn Ecological Fund

Making Nigeria’s solid minerals sector work

Why bailout for states will continue despite N1.64 trn so far

Spotlight: Colorteam #Startup

Office of Auditor-General of Federation enlisted into FOI `s Hall of Shame

FG rejects Diezani’s plea to return to Nigeria for prosecution

State House hospital to be commercialized, officials say

Rice farmers may crash price of rice to N6000 on improved input support

The digital imperative for Nigerian Insurers

Internet Solutions wins Best West Africa IT Infrastructure Service Provider

Creative economy: Institute gives free training to 100 youths in Lagos

WATCH: Our trending stories for today

NIGERIA @ 57: Health sector neglected without attempts at improvement

Invest in road infrastructure, get tax relief, Fashola tells corporate organisations

NIGERIA @ 57: Insurance industry grappling with low penetration 57 years after

NIGERIA @ 57: Educational system advancing in fits and starts

NIGERIA @ 57: Ray of hope for telecoms sector

Borrowing to borrow

S1 E8 Exporting sponsored by @cenbank

We’ll roll over 2017 capital projects – Adeosun

Kachikwu’s letter to Buhari normal – Ministry of Petroleum

Adeosun says 2017 budget to be rolled over into 2018

 Virgin Watermelon Mojito

INEC awaits Court of Appeal decision on Melaye’s recall

BusinessDay 04 Oct 2017

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Again, Melaye’s recall stalled

Non medical workers resume work Thursday

Oil reforms threatened as Minister- NNPC boss power tussle thickens

“We support agriculture and will continue to fund bankable projects in the sector” Fidelity Bank MD

Senate moves to scrap Post-UME

NNPC plans new approach to crude oil sales

Banks’ profit spikes on new CBN rules

Banking, pension stocks outperform as stocks gain N2.9 trillion in nine months

Fidelity Bank partners NEPC, LBS for export management programme

Nigeria’s agriculture after 57 years

NAICOM creates new distribution channels to boost insurance penetration

Strengthening Nigeria gas-based industrial economy projection

NIMASA remits over 62.297m in US dollars to Federation Account in 21-months

Exploring alternative option to resolve West Africa energy hiccups

‎Kachikwu says President Buhari focused on institutionalising transparency in oil & gas sector

Dogara: N/Assembly to add environment to concurrent legislative list

Naira appreciates as CBN maintains liquidity in forex market with $195m

Adeosun says N100bn Sukuk proceeds ready for release to Works Ministry

Osun 2018: PDP in desperate membership drive, woos ex-national secretary, others

Reps resume probe of Patience Jonathan’s accounts

Again, devolution of power bill suffers major setback

Nigeria to support monetary institute enhance trade, growth in West Africa

Experts worry over tragedies, losses in power sector

IDDA3: Sahara Group advocates digital revolution at UN meeting

We are mobilising relief for flood victims in Edo, Obaseki assures

Reps decry decline in standard of education

INEC to release 2019 elections budget next week

Barcelona FC to join strike in Catalonia

Business Professionals urge MSMEs‎ to Priortise quality,standards to raise Nigeria’s non-oil exports

Nigeria seeks to amend law for govt to settle 2.7 trillion naira debt

New edition of CEO magazine is out

Experts say heavy rains, floods pose health hazards

Human capital development key to Nigeria economic growth-CIPM

AZMAN air inaugurates newly acquired airbus for regional, international routes

Aisha Buhari, Ayade, Eletu-Odibo, Alakija, Sanusi, others to bag face honors awards In Washington Dc Nov. 18

Microwave Chocolate Cake

Monday, October 02, 2017

BusinessDay 03 Oct 2017

I&E FX window records $1.3bn, highest ever weekly turnover

Nigerian economy remains vulnerable, warns NBS’ Yemi Kale

Gracefield Island: Expanding focus with priority on environment enhancement

Stanbic IBTC Stockbrokers Limited records N299.59bn trading in 8 months

Stakeholders want new and active legislations for gas development

Nigeria @ 57: When shall we become a first world?

NSE ASI, market cap decline as N14.086 billion equity traded

Is Boko Haram really defeated?

Tenants, landlords gain as crackdown on rogue letting agents begins in London

Africa Growth – API conference overview

Upgrade of MMAI-Oshodi road to cost N6bn

Nigerians living with disability face short, long run productivity crisis

Las Vegas shooting: At least 58 dead at Mandalay Bay Hotel

Coalition of labour, CSOs demand for people oriented policy, provision of infrastructure

Again, Ekweremadu mulls single term, reiterates LG, State Assemblies’ autonomy

‘Arrest of Ekiti commissioners unconstitutional’

Nigeria’s suspension from EGMONT group, major set back for anti-graft war – Dogara

Drug Use: Youth NGOs commend Saraki’s call for reforms

PSN plans to increase local pharmaceutical manufacturing by 70%

Youth NGOs commend Saraki’s call for reforms on drugs

Quiz finalists urges more embassies’ support for Nigerian students

ICPC arraigns Kwara Poly governing council ex-chair over gratification

Beef Stir Fry #BDFoods

Sunday, October 01, 2017

BusinessDay 02 Oct 2017

Ghana’s 9% GDP growth lays bare Nigeria’s policy failures

Conoil: Nigeria’s strength lies in its unity

Experts raise concerns on rising rejection of electricity output by Discos

14 Firms paid N27.02 bln claims in HY

Nigeria’s capital expenditure challenge in the face of huge infrastructure deficit

Self-determination: Regionalism not secession is the right way forward

NEPC urges Aba entrepreneurs to look towards export to expand their businesses

It takes a great deal of courage not to be discouraged III

Nigeria’s burgeoning debt

NMA protests against FG, non-medical workers agreements

Activities resume at corporate bond market on Fidelity Bank debt issuance

Slide Safe: Innovation changing Nigeria’s healthcare sector

Bag, suitcase makers invest N400bn into Nigerian economy

Senate leader, others felicitate with Nigerians at Independence

Clark urges reconsideration on Confab report for restructuring

Saraki preaches unity among Nigerians at Independence

57th Independence: PDP acknowledges giant strides in economy

JOHESU ‘technically’ on strike until circular FG’s release

MFBs urged to consider bond issuance as funding alternative

Local Government autonomy is needful now – Centre LSD

Senator Lawan, Lasun, FCT Minister felicitate with Nigerians as Nigeria celebrates 57th Independence

57th Independence: Ekweremadu urges patience, optimism

57th Independence Anniversary: Saraki preaches unity among Nigerians

MFBs urged to consider bond issuance as alternative source of funding

‘Heaven won’t fall if a section of Nigeria goes’

Nigerians ‘write’ alternative Independence broadcast for Buhari

We must continue to challenge the very doctrine of Nigeria’s existence – Agbakoba

Absence of social justice fuelling agitations in Nigeria – Sen. Adokwe 

Restructuring: The Fears, the facts

Global insurance giant, Oldmutual, wants to boost Nigerian economy by creating pool of savings

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Nigeria @ 57: 57 years of degraded environment and decaying infrastructure

Hope for a challenged nation, as Bonnke returns to Nigeria the last time

Nigeria’s missed opportunities in nation-building

‘To rebuild Nigeria, the political class must own the Nigerian project’

It’s the World Cup ticket or nothing – Ighalo

Who is building Nigeria, really?

Manifold technology: How Nigeria recorded oil breakthrough with fabrication of Africa’s largest manifold

A letter to the herdsman whose cattle ate up my cornfield

The rich also cry

The mortgage system in a struggling economy