Businessday Nigeria Archive for September 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Lagos and affordable housing

Mama H. I. D. Awolowo (1915-2015)

Nigerian canmaker enters S. Africa

Analysts see reform opportunity for NNPC

Banks with more naira deposit to benefit from CRR ease

Industrialisation to boost incomes for 14 million poultry industry workers

PZ Cussons post N4.57 billion profit despite adverse economic conditions

Buhari’s cabinet: Cleanest dirty shirts in the laundry? (1)

AfPIF 2015: Lessons learnt

Senate passes vote of confidence on Saraki, Ekweremadu others

Buhari tasks World Leaders on more action to tackle ISIL, Boko Haram

Federal Republic of Nigeria Rating affirmed at ‘B+’; outlook stable

Nigeria’s oil exports under threat from theft crackdown

Aviation can boost Nigeria’s GDP with favourable policies – Experts

Nigeria struggles with unprecedented economic crisis: Senate leader

Yola Disco unfolds 10-year tariff plan for customers in North East

South Africa sees around 19.5 tcf of recoverable gas resources

Glencore shares routed as fears grow over commodities prices

German prices fall in Sept for first time in 8 months

For now, Nigerians give Buhari benefit of doubt

Platinum extends slide, falls below $900

Beware of Humblebragging About Yourself

Ministerial list to be fine tuned, reduced, before being presented to NASS

FIFA bans former VP Warner for Life

Gamaliel Onosode is dead

Green campaigners celebrate as Shell pulls out of Arctic after failing to find oil

Bayelsa 2015: APC rescheduled primaries to Tuesday

Iran earns more from tax than oil for first time in almost 50 years

Naira falls on strong demand after holiday

$10m invested, N28bn needed to cover Nigerian universities

SAHCOL may sack 200 workers over economic conditions

Chamber to focus on non-oil sectors in 2015 Lagos International Trade Fair

NMRC to list N8bn bond on FMDQ OTC platform

Monday, September 28, 2015

Ambode to embark on legal reforms

Europe, Asia lead global housing markets as Dubai prices plunge

Primary schools in oil region may gulp over N1.03trn to rebuild

Eastern Distilleries deepens competition in alcoholic beverage sector with VARGA Super Premium gin

SWF to get $1bn fresh capital in new FG plan

The concept of ministers as only noisemakers

Rethinking national security

285 operators meet new capital requirement ahead of tomorrow’s deadline

NNPC should not be allowed to formulate policies for oil, gas sector – experts

Reflationary imperatives for monetary policy

Press Freedom: Buhari turns a new leaf, says aide

Custodian Life Assurance gets A- from GCR

Buhari, the economy and capital market

The age of Bobby Fischer

Senate President may receive ministerial list tomorrow

Abati recommends agriculture for Buhari as panacea to Nigerian economic woes

United Nations taps African oil, mineral wealth to fight hunger

Nigeria’s teledensity increases by 7.08% in 6 months – NCC

Shell abandons Arctic search for oil

Edo Assembly adopts 60-day business calendar

LASU wants male staff to proceed on paternity leave

HPCL says will be cautious in buying Nigerian oil

#StagePlay: @OxzygenKoncepts presents “Okonkwo’s Inquest” inspired by “Things Fall Apart”

Five world markets themes in the coming week

Zambian kwacha slumps after ‘unsolicited’ Moody’s downgrade

S.Africa regulators to probe local VW unit after emissions scandal

Buhari orders NAHCON to account for all Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

Mina stampede: 54 Nigerians confirmed dead

Pension reform to the rescue

Obiano gives account of stewardship, woos stakeholders with performance

SGF hails NDE’s model, management

Analysts anticipate pressure on naira as markets resume today

Business leaders pledge $6m worth of investments to boost gender equality

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Senate to focus on ministerial screening, budget, PIB

The decay of the university

US, Nigeria SMEs explore areas of opportunity in largest trade mission

Why EPA dangerous to Nigeria’s manufacturing sector

Why Buhari is wrong on government, ministers and civil servants

First collect the taxes, and then spend them  

History and the past have been over-flogged

Insurance: What to do in the event of car accident

Conoil records N359.41 million profits amid delayed subsidy payments

Appointment of turnaround managers, revival plans seen as antidotes to recession

Buhari tasks China on sustained cooperation in Nigeria’s oil sector reforms

Dickson in Ijebu-Ode, says there is no APC in Bayelsa to threaten PDP

Business leaders pledge $6million worth of investments to boost gender equality 

Fixing challenges of industrialization, a catalyst for Africa’s future in the next 15 years

Saturday, September 26, 2015

UN launches $25bn public-private strategy on maternal, infant mortality

SON decries mass importation of products to Nigeria

Access Bank Plc: Reaping the benefits of enhanced efficiency as profit surged

Boko Haram war and challenges facing the governors

Tax incentives costing the economy more than $2 billion

CRR reduction to restore liquidity in banks after TSA effect

Bottled risk

Volkswagen to start firings over emissions scandal-sources

Honeywell posts N1.4bn profit

Revitalising the public health system  

Communication skills for teachers (Part 2)