Businessday Nigeria Archive for June 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Nigerians between age range of 28 to 30 are mostly affected by cardiovascular diseases – Folasade

Apapa: Road rehabilitation begins July 7

Selling your brand to Facebook’s 2 billion users

Nigeria’s brand of fiscal federalism

Quoted insurance firms’ shareholders fund hits N160bn in Q1

NDIC Academy: Africa’s emerging centre of excellence

Ambode’s wife, HOFOWEM empower 103 widows

Osinbajo appoints 14 new CMDs, MDs

Nigeria near 40 billion barrels oil reserve target

Minister tasks agricultural produce exporters on global standards

Insurance industry gross premium rises 22% to N380 billion

Amosu’s N22.8bn fraud: Court says visit to crime scene premature

FG appoints 14 CEOs of teaching hospt., fed medical centres and specialist hosp.

AfDB to support Nigeria’s power recovery strategies

EU says no more financial support for Nigeria- Envoy

FG flags off yam export to Europe, US

N270m fraud: EFCC gets Ohakim’s case returned back to Justice Ademola

$2.1bn : Judge’s absence stalls Dasuki’s trial

Only 1000 pounds paid daily for parking presidential jet – Presidency

Only £1000 paid daily for parking Presidential jet- Presidency

EFCC arrests NABDA Director General for N23m scam

Oil prices face uphill climb in quest to achieve balance

Bayelsa govt. approves N2bn counterpart funds for SUBEB, SDG

Dasuki: Absence of judge stalls commencement of trial

FG launches tax amnesty scheme

Ethereum: a viable bitcoin alternative?

Bravo sends Chile into Confederations Cup final

BusinessDay 29 Jun 2017

Update1: FG approves new gas policy

FEC approves science technology, innovation roadmap

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Kaduna, Akwa Ibom boost PAYE by 50% in 2016

Update1: Nigeria targets $5bn in global yam export market

High interest rate, short tenor loans fingered for advance house rent

New pension guidelines allow investment in Holding Companies

AfDB‎ wants credit providers to increase African MSMEs lending to $135bn

CBN opens forex market with $195m injection

Lagos warns against encroachment on acquired land in Lekki, Epe axis

BusinessDay readers support labourer with N75, 000

Conoil returns to profitability, reports N173.45 million profit in Q1

Citibank celebrates 12th global ‘Community Day’

Dark and Muddy

The politics of selfish agitation and quest for relevance

Edo Assembly confirms Obaseki’s commissioner nominees

Psychiatric examination, another wrong-headed approach by the FRSC

Port Harcourt refineries are working – PENGASSAN

‘Nobody has a right to issue quit notices’

Nigeria’s excess crude account rated world’s worst-governed funds

Global News Roundup

Nigeria struggles to sell its crude in an oversupplied market

Nigeria still one of the least transparent in oil, gas, mining sectors – report

Multiple subscribers to public offers risk prosecution – SEC

Suntai, former Taraba governor is dead

World’s biggest yam producer targets $5 billion in exports

FEC approves new gas policy

Grenfell Tower: Experts urge strict cladding, skyscraper safety rules in Nigeria

At last a viable stream of income for the Nigerian music industry

Acting President visits newest tech hub in Abuja

Looking in from outside: The BusinessDay investors’ series

Alves confirms Juventus exit

Grand finale of the GTBank Masters Cup (Season 6) holds Thursday

“We’ll design online programs, that secures, earn billions of dollars for Nigeria”

FAAN explains reasons behind leakages of MMIA terminal roof

BusinessDay launches #TheBridge in Lagos

TOP STORIES

NIS recruitment: witness absence stall Moro’s trial

Facebook is now the size of two continents

5 things you don’t know about Nigeria

Editors Picks

Tomato prices soar 52% in Lagos

Oil exporters suffer fall in foreign exchange reserves

BusinessDay 28 Jun 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Nigeria’s major non-oil exports fall

Julius Berger eyes oil, power deals to curb Nigeria risk

Maize prices rise 83% on the back of armyworm invasion

BRF: Resolutely focused at 54

Restructuring: Atiku commends APC governors, others

NAICOM to apprise insurance directors, major policyholders on developments in industry

Linkage Assurance profit surges 56,733% on improved underwriting process

Experts point to rail as key to intra-Africa trade growth

Low quality seeds threaten Nigeria’s quest for food sufficiency

Kwara receives N1bn agric loan from CBN

Making the most of Collateral Registry and Credit Reporting

Old Mutual launches $300mln African agrifund

Finally, a solution to Apapa road?

Nigeria’s options thins as crude oil leaves sellers’ market

LCCI collaborate with Anchor Insurance on job loss insurance policy

Grenfell Tower fire: Experts urge complete buildings risk review as fresh facts emerge

Energy efficiency policies cut global demand by 11% in 2016 – IEA

EU fines Google record $2.7bn in first antitrust case

Nigerian stocks in record N1.9trn half-year gain

Balogun, Okonjo-Iweala hail Adesina’s World Food Prize win

Spain deports 23 Nigerians over immigration offences

France to invest €1bn in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry

Experts weigh in on high inexperience in Nigeria’s tech industry

Ethereum crash: when fake news and investors went too far

Low local demand, weak infrastructure slow Nigeria’s gas utilisation

Future of African youth lies in agric, not Europe – food prize laureate

No crack in my government, as Wike explains reason for cabinet dissolution

Ogun partners EU on construction of mini power grids for rural electrification

There is no maritime sector without seafarers – Peterside

After 1,166 deaths, FG declares Meningitis outbreak over

National Assembly’s recourse to personal attacks fails to address issues raised in national interest – Fashola

UBA Foundation launches Read Africa in Liberia

BusinessDay 27 Jun 2017

Time to restructure Nigeria has come – IBB

Monday, June 26, 2017

The Pilot Is Alive

MSMEs, fastest way to development, say Okowa, Emefiele

Bird strikes add to Nigerian airlines troubles

Diaspora Nigerians: Why interest persists in buying property back home

SEC approves NIPCO mandatory purchase of Mobil Oil shares

Etisalat Nigeria faces narrow M&A options post-debt default

Nigeria may join OPEC production cut if…

Anambra state leads in the re-industrialization of the South East

Who should decide a central bank’s mandate?

‘Marketing research grows GDP, creates jobs, repositions brands’

Nigeria’s cut exemption at risk from oil revival

‘With recession, it’s no longer business as usual in real estate market’

Pension funds register 41,352 new contributors in one year

Towards creating a tax-paying culture in Nigeria

Luxury apartments on offer as Ekcel Court enters market

38 Nigerian Universities increase tuition fees on poor funding

EU, 10 partners to hold Climate Diplomacy Week in Nigeria

Nigeria, Mexico trade hits $600m in 14 years

Nigeria signs MoU with American Shea Butter Institute on export quality

Originality, consistency seen as critical for building strong Nigerian brands

Boost for Super Eagles as skipper Mikel to return in 2 weeks

Reps mull legislation to fast track housing delivery

Senate proposes 3% revenue bill to tackle environmental challenges

Blame Nigerian passport shortage on high dollar rate – BPSR

Nigeria to overtake Ghana in annual Yam export – Ogbeh

South African Chef Nti passionately discusses her passion for food and all the flavours of Africa

Yobe supports FG’s grazing reserve with 2,500 hectares of land

Is this a timely advice or a pitch for US Companies?

Osinbajo meets Ghanaian President, Akufo-Addo in Abuja

Buhari speaks for first time since May 7, releases audio message

Deteriorating conditions in the Northeast

OTC FX futures market records $7bn transaction on FMDQ after one year

Trade facilitation: NEPC, NEXIM to fast-track Sealink project, address export rejects

Eligible customer: NERC addresses Discos fears over revenue, customer loss

Religious tolerance key to economic growth – Ambode

Five fascinating business facts – Part 23

Buhari plans massive jobs creation in Nigeria through ICT – FG

BusinessDay 26 Jun 2017

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Lagos appeals court ruling on Otodo Gbame community sack

Amosun, Ahmed, Aregbesola want Nigerians to embrace unity rather than disunity

We will do everything to sustain Nigeria’s unity – Osinbajo

Banks spend N159 billion on staff in three months

Private equity education funding model in Angola, Ghana points way for Nigeria

Standard Alliance swallowed by own expenses

Rising Nigeria oil output double-edged sword for economy

4 Banks, Cadbury join others in NSE-30 Index as Julius Berger quits

Exercising The People’s Power

Manufacturing recovery fuelled by expansion in food, beverage industry

Women entrepreneurs to get interest-free loans from BoI

Lilian Offeh’s vision, mission in Nigeria’s fashion industry

Lagos targets ease of public transportation to stimulate economy

Ebonyi, BoI ‎agree to sign MoU on N2bn matching fund for agric, solid mineral development

$1.2bn loan: Banks chill on Etisalat after govt’ intervention

CCT: Saraki unperturbed by FG’s appeal

UNICEF requires $251m to fight poverty in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen

Akwa Ibom spends N3.3bn on fertiliser

Ogun, Oyo set up committee on boundary issues

Stop NLNG amendment move, Wike tells FG

PSG ready to pay €135m for Monaco’s Mbappe

World Taekwondo Federation changes name over ‘negative connotations’

Presidency debunks media report on Buhari’s speech impairment

Eid-el-Fitr: Buhari urges Nigerians to shun reckless statements

‘Politics should be like sports; when you lose, you shake your opponent’s hand and life goes on’

You can’t have political restructuring without economic restructuring – Falana

Understanding Senate’s passage of petroleum industry governance bill

NFF to enforce strict camp rules for Super Eagles

BusinessDay 25 Jun 2015

NIPC, ODU’A, DAWN Commission to open new investment promotion frontiers

Saturday, June 24, 2017

‘Adopting new concept of development is the only way forward for Nigeria’

Why Church in Nigeria must speak with one voice, by CAN Official

‘National Assembly didn’t pad 2017 budget with strange projects’

Winners emerge in Nestle/MILO Basketball Championship

Fashola’s claim on 2017 budget is misleading- Namdas

Ibadan flood: Minister sympathises with govt, victims

2019: Commissioner commends Amosun for zoning Ogun guber seat to Yewa/Awori

Dangote Group pledges to partner Kogi on infrastructural development

Kidnapping and weak value system

The ‘Evans’ in Nigeria’s life

IITA @ 50, to focus more on agric development targeted at small farmers

Opportunity redefined

Forthcoming local government election in Lagos

As Herman Hembe bids farewell to the Lower Chamber

Re-Inventing Nigeria’s warped federalism

Anichebe joins Chinese second tier Club Beijing Enterprises

Lagos State to add scrabble to schools’ curriculum

FIFA Confed Cup: SuperSport assures viewers of exciting times

Eid-el-Fitr: Saraki canvasses tolerance, patriotism, unity among Nigerians

Eid el-Fitr: Let fasting continue in our conducts – Ekweremadu

Reps accuse Ministers of introducing N41.7bn new projects

Nigeria sees tax amnesty adding $1bn to treasury

Friday, June 23, 2017

CBN boosts liquidity with $240m to retail SMIS

Higher corporate taxes lift Nigeria revenue in May

Instagram begins testing of private sharing feature

Messi offers to pay $558,000 to avoid 21-month jail sentence

Movie Review: Isoken

People connectivity no longer enough, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

Stella Fubara, others celebrate travel, tourism edition of THE ASK SERIES 

Okowa urges support for Osinbajo

Ford recalls 15,600 cars in South Africa over fire risk

22 ships discharging aviation fuel, other commodities in Lagos ports

Okomu Oil rakes in N14.3bn in 2016

The Talented Sand Castle Artist

FG issues 7-day ultimatum to truck drivers, others to vacate Apapa roads

Relief for shippers as court ends collection of Shipping Line Agency charges

BusinessDay 23 jun 2017

Lagos, Emir of Kano, BoI, NEPC stand for diversification at Lagos leather fair

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Houses for low-income earners coming as more developers align with FG’s new schemes

Experts say firm govt action needed to mitigate downward crude pricing

Rohr’s trip to Russia will help Nigeria cage Cameroun- NFF

10 Days in Sun City showcases charm of Sun City resort

Investors target Nigeria’s $1bn medical tourism market

GTBank- Ogun State Principal’s Cup Season 5 reaches remarkable final

Banks shun meeting with NCC over Etisalat

Federal neuropsychiatric hospital, among ICD-11 field study centres in Nigeria

Naira stabilises as investors cheer Nigeria currency shift, want more

Union Bank’s lethargy to be expunged by Atlas Mara  

Whistle blowing on energy thieves

FG allays fears of gridlock over Apapa road repairs

Five things you need to know before starting your business

Red Bull Music Academy berths in Lagos

Finally, FG to kick-start asset sales as it reconstitutes National Council on Privatisation

Recall: INEC notifies Melaye, begins verification

NLC, TUC, Falana blame political elites for Nigerian woes

Despite cash crunch, Senate plans to create over 80 new federal agencies

Middlebelt asks FG to adopt 2014 confab report

Investors cheer Nigeria currency shift, but want more

Nigerian FPSO shut over debt  

Etisalat Nigeria repaid nearly half of loan amount before default

Chevron Nigeria staff embark on strike over planned job cuts

Exotix x-rays impact of Etisalat loan on Nigerian creditor banks

Leicester plan £25m move for Man City’s Kelechi Iheanacho

Julius Berger Eyes Oil, Power Deals to Curb Nigeria Risk

Sage identifies bots as enabling creativity in the future workspace

Nigeria sells five, 10-and 20-year bond at flat rate of 16.19 pct -DMO

Experts say firm govt action needed to mitigate downward crude oil pricing

Bayelsa seals oil-servicing firm over N109.5m tax

Dangote Cement May Shut Ethiopian Plant Over Mining Disputes

L5Lab partners FG to keep MDAs accountable using technology

BusinessDay 22 Jun 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Nigeria’s oil exports to top two million barrels in August

For Nigeria, simply exiting recession is no victory

Government must interface with the private sector for its housing programme to succeed- REDAN President

The Outrageous Cost of Re-Burying Ghost Workers

We are consciously investing in infrastructure to make Akwa Ibom investors’ haven

Hairstylist in dire need of a shop

Time for solution to housing sector challenges

Bitcoin plummets unexpectedly after record run

Etisalat Group accused of abandoning its obligations to Nigeria and banks

Resist temptation to politicise security issues- Osinbajo tells Govs

NNPC April report shows trading deficit of N5.27bn

BPE gives Lead capital 60-day deadline to conclude NCX investment

Nigerian fuel retailer Nipco launches $16 mln offer for Mobil Oil shares

Ambode signs agreement with investors on Lagos 3,000 MW embedded power project

Goldman Sachs advises Nigeria to lower oil taxes to compete with shale producers

Etisalat’s $1.2b loan: Banks seek FG’s investigation into usage

PenCom embarks on enrolment exercise for retiring federal government employees

Conoil declares N3.10 per share dividend for 2016

‘Nigerian pension industry is fragmented, and needs consolidation’

Etisalat Group’s share price gains after decision to cut off Nigeria ties

NERC proposes rules for operation of ‘eligible customer’

Diamond sells 35% of Atlas Mara to raise Money for Nigeria

UPDATE 2- Nigeria has done enough to stay on MSCI index, says Rencap’s Robertson

MainOne declares force majeure on its network, assures customers

CBN to begin licensing of PAMCs with N10bn capital requirements

CEOs want government to tackle inflation rate

N17bn loan: Diversion of funds, poor management bane of DFIs collapse – Reps

North gets new economic gateway as Kaduna Dry Port sets to take off

FG to arraign Lagos kidnappers today

Obaseki sends 18 commissioner nominees to House of Assembly for confirmation

SON, UNIDO working on breaking trade barriers through standardisation – DG

Nigeria set to issue maiden N100bn Sukuk

BusinessDay 21 Jun 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Oil majors’ shift to green energy leaves Nigerian producers lagging

The road to restructuring or ruin

Investors bullish on Nigerian assets as economic prospects improve

Nigeria loses N140bn to Apapa gridlock weekly – Aliko Dangote

Need for lenders to increase adoption of digital banking

Discarding obfuscating shibboleths in microfinance

The challenges of whistle-blowing on energy thieves

Reduced personal paid advert deal a blow on Daar Communications

Debtors are economic saboteurs – AMCON

Lack of investments, aging trees hurt Nigeria’s coconut industry

Sustaining discourse on domestication of Nigeria gas

Evans, the Kidnaper

N541.8billion Etisalat debt: NCC, CBN, intervene on the proposed take over

Shell Nigeria considering investment in gas project in Niger Delta

Emerging education funding model in Angola, Ghana points way for Nigeria

Govt not deaf to frustrations, agitations by Nigerians- Osinbajo

MainOne submarine cable outage, will update on progress of repair work

Remy Martin mixed reality experience with Microsoft Hololens

FG to embark on further restructuring of electricity sector

Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud while at Real Madrid

Nigeria’s Half-Measures on Currency Are Only Half-Working

Creditor banks to take over Etisalat in three days after loan repayment talks turn sour

Pirates Of The Caribbean “Dead Men Tell No Tale’

Etisalat Nigeria to change shareholder structure after debt talks fail

Creditor banks to take over Etisalat in 3 days as restructuring talks sour

NIMASA’ proposed National Maritime Transport Policy to harmonise Nigeria’s blue economy

Ambode swears-in new LASIEC commissioners, others

BusinessDay 20 Jun 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Naira firms as CBN injects $195m into forex market

NNPC confirms 13% drop in pipeline vandalism

Rail transport key to intra-Africa trade growth – Africa Rail delegates

Osinbajo seeks measures for speedy judicial process

Technology offers Nigeria opportunity for credible census numbers – Experts

Saraki, 2017/2018 budgets & the Confab report

Executive orders: NAMA tasks airspace managers on strict compliance

Why we crashed diesel price nationwide by 42% – NNPC

Time to unify exchange rates

The transitioning of smartphone innovations

FG gives marching orders to revenue agencies on N5.08trn for 2017 budget

A national embarrassment!

We will oppose any move that lures AMCON to acquire new debts from banks – House

‘Our focus is mainly on infrastructural development because we want to open up Ogun to investors’

Understanding fundamentals of real estate investment

Commercial cyclists turn heroes in Apapa gridlock mess

Forte Oil eyes 20 bln naira share sale

Suspended Kano lawmaker vows to release infractions in 2017 budget

GTBank-Ogun State Principals Cup (Season 5) semifinals holds Tuesday

Senate orders committee to start treating petitions on corruption

Nigeria to submit SDG report in July

Apapa generates N20bn to national economy daily

Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

Saraki’s 2-year CCT trial distracted Senate – Wamako

Ecobank’s shareholders approve $400m convertible bond issue strengthen capital position

Nigeria may lose more cargoes to other countries over planned palletised

Further rates convergence expected in forex market

BEDC to publish power availability schedule

FG to address aviation challenges to position Nigeria as hub

Ninth Wole Soyinka lecture series to examine links between education, power

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Nigeria needs 32m STB for digital switch over – NBC

Firms’ right issue hits N329.96 billion as restructuring heightens

UPDC REIT succumbs to vacancy pressures as profit slumps 49%

Quoted companies cut cash dividend payments by N167 billion

Hard or soft Brexit? Britain’s dilemma after a chaotic election

Forex stability, stock market rally bolster investors’ optimism in real estate

Fathers and finances

A long haul over non-oil revenue collection

Wema Bank charges lenders on being customer-centric

Blackmailing the judiciary

How are Nigeria’s manufacturing exports faring in global market?

13 quoted insurance firm’s total assets hit N375.81 billion Q1 

Five fascinating business facts – Part 22

Social media’s anti-social inhabitants

Saraki to speak at 2017 NBA-SBL business law conference

Osinbajo’s commendable peace moves

How FCMB is redefining the art of CSR for sustainable development

When ‘The Now Collectives’ inspired, connected African photographers for growth

Gov. Obaseki seeks end to agitations for Nigeria’s break up

2018 budget: FRC advises FG to stick to ERGP

A feast of crime: New Rivers police boss takes war to armed gangs, hauls in 66 suspects

Microfinance bank not used to fund electioneering campaigns – Owan

How top leaders see Rivers after 50 years

Succession battle for 2019 and the Nigerian economy

Winners and losers in Saraki’s triumph at CCT

54,000 youths compete for laurels as 19th NNPC/Shell Cup kicks off

By Ignoring Africa, US Cedes Jobs To China

Beneficiaries tell success stories of commercial agric devt project in Lagos

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Crazy bills: Electricity consumers trapped in DisCos’ net

‘Cargo de-categorisation policy will deepen the market, encourage competition’

Combining journalism with politics for me is a pleasure – Abdulhameed

Acting President, exercise caution!

Police raid Port Harcourt-based media house for snapping with cell phone

Osinbajo’s diplomacy on the budget and agitations

Effects of horror headline news

Dead assets and mortgage-backed residential housing

Ibom Power Company strategises to boost electricity supply

The Unofficial Christmas Party hosts 2017 preview breakfast meeting on client recognition, rewards

Fidelity Bank, Empretec collaborate to train youths on entrepreneurship

‘Multinational firms in Nigeria must pay special taxes to encourage research’

Synergising freedom, prosperity & big government (1)

Nigerian stock market will react positively to 16.25 % May inflation figure- expert

London tower blaze likely killed at least 58 people- Police

FG signs N4.34bn MoU with Dangote for reconstruction of Apapa road

Airtel’s The Voice Nigeria returns

Lecturer Problem Series: Episode 2.

Strawberry Limeade #BDFood

Friday, June 16, 2017

Remita bags award for innovation

Air Peace boosts expansion drive with 13th aircraft

Sesame farming in Africa: the little seeds with big potential.

Capital Market: Senate receives 3 bills from SEC

FG doubles road spend in 2016 – Adeosun

Nigeria flood warning indicates rising global temperatures

Nigeria’s daily FX turnover hits $80m, says FMDQ

Dangote gets FG’s all-clear to rebuild Apapa road

Nigeria to end multiple naira rates

Wonder Woman – “Iconic Female Hero”

Amazon to buy Whole Foods in $13.7bn deal

Etisalat Nigeria in talks with Mubadala and lenders to resolve debt woes

Nigeria to sell 140 bln naira bonds on June 21 – debt office

Culture more important to Nigeria than petroleum- Lai Mohammed

North-East crisis: FG thanks EU for €143m support package

FBN Holdings targets non-performing loans ratio of 19% in 2017

Saraki’s trial: Legislator tasks anti-graft agencies on thorough investigation

IPAC appeals to Gov. Ugwuanyi to complete abandoned projects

Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit amid tax accusations

Thursday, June 15, 2017

CBN mops up N200bn in special OMO to rein inflation

Viola Graham-Douglas becomes Guinness corporate relations director

Ogun in aggressive infrastructure devt to open up state for investors

LCCI slams states, LGs over frequent shut-down of telecoms base stations

Corporate governance, gas administration, transparency, top stakeholders’ concerns

Boost for athletes as Peak renovates National Stadium Power Gym

Bridgette Radebe, the assiduous mining entrepreneur

NSIA’s 2016 profit surges above 1000% on FX gains

Founder of Paga is one of 2017 Africa’s Top Innovators

NECA calls on CBN to lower 14% MPR, interest rates

Citibank charting custody industry progress in Nigeria

Five reasons why most Nigerian businesses do not survive beyond a generation

CBN, banks to establish framework for N26bn equity fund for Agric, SMEs

US-China Ties in the shadow of the Mueller investigation

Russia 2018: Workers exploited at World Cup stadiums

BusinessDay Broadband Summit 2017 Q & A Session (1)

Land grabbing: Lagos task force arrests notorious kingpin

Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight

Union Bank launches ‘UnionAccelerate’, a zero-cost, high interest Savings account for medium-sized businesses

Oil hits six-week low as OPEC fails to curb oversupply

Firms dust cobwebs off capital raising as stock market swings to life

Nigeria targets 17m tax base with proposed new advocates

Nigeria loses 3500MW electricity to gas flaring, lawmakers say

Enelamah takes Nigeria’s diversification story to business summit in Washington

2017 budget: Senate faults Osinbajo on National Assembly’s powers

Global retail update

BusinessDay reader donates N100, 000 to trader

‘Organisations need system that supports personal development perspective beyond work’

EU pledges nearly $160 million to support northeast Nigeria

Improvement in PZ signposts strengthening Nigerian economy

WEEKAHEAD-AFRICA-FX-Nigeria’s naira to firm on stock purchases, others seen steady

US Fed raises rates for third time in six months

Wike wants true federalism

Cassava bread initiative can generate N255bn annually – Association

Awosika’s re-election to UN Commission great achievement for Mission

Nigeria inflation cools for fourth consecutive month in May, nears CBN target

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MoPs tackle Presidency over discriminatory implementation of social intervention scheme

Insurers spread premium payments to sustain uptake

UAC to raise N15.4bn in Rights Issue

Dino Melaye is trying to make Nigeria ungovernable – Bello

An air of inevitability in DR Congo!

Royal Exchange Insurance in a growth spurt as premium income spikes

Exchange rates converge at N367/$

Nigerians want a younger president in 2019-BusinessDay/NOI Polls shows

Where is the 2016 budget implementation report?

Skye Bank says will file 2016 audited financial statement in Q2

Simons & Simons: Large firms are poorly geared for fintech collaboration

Etisalat and the banks

The imperative of contributory pensions

FG to secure $600 million investment fund for mining sector

Remittances to developing countries double, hit $445bn in 2016

Kachikwu explains how 2019 end to petroleum import is feasible

CCT Judgement: I hold no grudge against anyone, says Saraki

Kogi Gov denies funding recall move against Melaye

Nigeria’s exports rises to 1.84mbpd in July on Forcados restart – loading plans

Ikeja Customs intercepts 384 parcels of Indian hemp from Ghana

Reps probe N2bn alleged diverted funds by Abuja Investment Company

FG ratifies convention on tax treaties to curb profit shifting, tax evasion

BusinessDay CEO Apprentice program starts August 7th

Metering – What Nigeria can learn from new UK model

Niger authorities rescue more than 100 migrants abandoned in Sahara

Fitch rates Nigeria’s USD Diaspora Bonds ‘B+(EXP)’

Senate asks FG to revert 2014 confab report to National Assembly

US-Africa Business Summit kicks off in Washington

Uganda to finalise oil exploration deal with Nigerian firm

For Nigeria, it is lift off

Good Governance Committee sets to unveil outstanding governors July 13

FG’s earns N207bn VAT revenue in three months

The Horrible Condition of Apapa Road

NPAN condemns EFCC invasion of Sun Newspapers

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Finally, Reps set to consider Petroleum Industry Governance bill

Investor confidence returning in real estate as macro-economic environment improves

Nigeria prey to more deadly meningitis outbreaks amid vaccine shortage

NERC considers options to liquidating troubled DisCos

Investors/exports window records $2.2bn transaction

Porous airports, FX rates, raise cost of aviation insurance in Nigeria

Seplat  shares rise to 2-year high as Forcados nightmare fades

Mutual Benefit reports strong underwriting results on improved retention risk

Adoption of technology will boost agric productivity- Experts

Qatar Airways grows profits 332%, braces for gulf crisis

Ease of doing business ebbs to lowest in Apapa

Air France – KLM marks 20 years of flight to Port Harcourt

CBN targets 11% inflation in 2017, to raise interventions for Agric, manufacturing 

Osinbajo reads riot act to culprits of hate speech

Abia looks towards Afrieximbank to solve power problem in Aba

$1.6bn fraud: For the second time, Omokore gets leave to travel

Dogara calls for domestication of Child Rights Act

Panel Session (2) at BusinessDay Broadband Summit 2017

Nigeria’s Investors & Exporters FX window attracts over $2.2bn inflows

Reps, Service Chiefs meet secretly over relocation threat against Igbo, kidnapping

Nigeria VAT rises 10% in Q1- NBS

NERC considers options to liquidate troubled DisCos

Osinbajo meets with leaders of thought from northern states

Cristiano Ronaldo charged with $16million Tax fruad

Nigeria to sell 100 bln naira debut sukuk this month – DMO

Dogara, lawmakers support protection of whistle blowers

OPEC oil output jumps 336,000 barrels a day in May on increases in Libya, Nigeria, and Iraq

‘Be the best at what you do’, DARETOINSPIRE charges young Muslim women

Nigeria anti-corruption agency investigates parliament leader

Nigeria may feature, as Safaricom Plans Mobile-Money Roll-Out After Vodafone Stake Sale

Nigeria bank divide widens as cash shortage chokes small lenders

FG tags 2017 Budget on economic recovery, growth

Monday, June 12, 2017

June 12 annulment resonates in southwest

Rivers prepared to protect Shell’s investments

Lending to corporate sector rise on brighter economic outlook – CBN

IGI Pension Managers sold to Radix Capital

Lagos begs employers to accept corps members

CBN to share financial inclusion status at retail workshop

Arewa youths escalate discourse on restructuring Nigeria

NPA tackles port operators over illegal tariff increases, rent-seeking

On the Ugandan economy

Brexit: ‘A significant unknown in UK property market’

Nigeria, others to benefit from $450m fund to fight polio

Nigeria’s raging centrifugal forces

ESVARBON’s ambitious plans raise hope for professionalism in valuation, estate agency

FG’s inaction on gas reforms seen scuttling efforts at resolving epileptic power

Naira to strengthen further as CBN injects $413.5m into forex market

Disquiet as Speaker Dogara announces major shake-up of committees

Safaricom plans mobile-money roll-out after Vodafone stake sale

June 12: Amosun, human rights activists want FG to declare Abiola, Nigeria’s President posthumously

Update1: Osinbajo signs 2017 budget, says executive will request for upward review

Judges’ reinstatement: Presidency, again counter NJC’s stance

FG to roll out more DTT in six states by July

Crime rate highest in Lagos, FCT, Delta says NBS

PICTURES: Nigeria’s acting president Osinbajo signs 2017 budget

Osinbajo signs 2017 budget, says executive will request for upward review

FSDH sees Nigeria inflation slowing for fourth successive month

International Breweries Plc Reports Q4 2017 Results – Operating Expenses Grew by 115% YoY

Osinbajo said to sign 2017 budget today

Exotix Strengthens Asia Equities Expertise with Hires from Habib Bank, African Alliance

Panel Session at BusinessDay Broadband Summit 2017

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Prospects brighten for 2,000mw power as 8 IPPs come online

BDCs want CBN to review dollar-buying rate to sustain naira gains

Again, NPA says only 7 agencies can operate within ports

May & Baker Nigeria leads pack with 202% gains

Nigeria should link investment with production, consumption for economic growth – Ooni

Cash piles at downstream oil & gas firms are shrinking

One by one, Nigerians flee DisCos for off grid power

A “Catch 22” for Nigeria in the oil market

Oil slips to one month low as glut deepens from Forcados to Texas

Power of persistence, creativity in Jumoke’s cocktail business

Senate to focus on Fiscal, Host Community Bill in 2 weeks

The cutting of the hot cake by Banke and Olusola

Exchange losses blight International Breweries 2017 profitability

BPE will determine listing of DisCos on NSE

Buhari not to return this weekend – Presidency

Lagos declares June 12 public holiday

Reps ask FG to declare state of emergency on insecurity

Arik Air in talks with foreign investor to offset N375bn debt

Recession hindering my zeal to deliver dividends of democracy – Tambuwal

Why I chose to collect ransom in dollars – Suspect

Edo Govt. to curtail menace of herdsmen

Nadal dumps Wawrinka to win 10th French Open title

New Nigeria window lifts Fx transactions to 10-month high

Nigeria’s Saraki seeks UNICEF’s helping hand to salvage10.5m out-of-school children

Nigerian arrested in India with drugs worth N161 million

Kaduna refinery to drive local content by turning to Nigerian engineers

Nigeria gets official Twitter account @Nigeria

6 Ways The Fight Against Polio Is Transforming Global Health

BPE to determine listing of DisCos’ shares on NSE – ANED

Apapa sinks deeper as FG totters on promises

Our goal is to improve Katsina rating in ease of doing business – Gov Masari

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Al-Mustapha video: Don’t subvert the truth, group urges Falomo, Falana, Odumakin

World Milk Day: Peak leads in milk versatility

Life in Makoko

Nigeria is paying the price of past mistakes – Rep

Nigeria, Morocco in bilateral agreements

Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria elects new leaders

Arewalisation of Nigeria and the impending Armageddon

Towards creating a model mortgage system

Recovery in Nigeria, Libya push OPEC output up by 270,000 in May

With $93m earnings, Ronaldo tops Forbes’ 2017 highest-paid athletes list

Turaki to Waziri: A grateful people elevates their own

2017 Budget and other things that still matter

Northern youths and the height of recklessness

Lagos City Stars clinch victory at CBL ‘May Madness Tournament’

Boosting local fish production for wealth creation

Nigerians smile as National Housing Funds scheme doles out loans to beneficiaries

Church must set example of transparency to Nigerians – Oyo deputy governor

2019 AFCON qualifier: S/Africa stun Nigeria 2-0 in Uyo

NSE and Bloomberg Set to Host 3rd CEO Roundtable

Analysts review naira outlook after external reserves cool for first time in 8 months

Friday, June 09, 2017

Barry Ronge Prize Shortlisted Author, Yewande Omotoso Advocates for the Invisible Economy

FG releases breakdown of Paris Club refund to states

Nigeria’s unity is not negotiable – Senate

NERC  asks unmetered  Discos  customers  not to  pay bills

Executive orders: FAAN removes check tables at Lagos airport departure hall

BOFIA Act: Reps move to forestall banking crisis

Fashola calls for sanction against unethical practice in building industry

Appeal court upholds Gov. Obaseki’s election

Oil Heads for Third Weekly Loss as U.S. to Nigeria Prolong Glut

Acting President Osinbajo to sign 2017 budget into law next week

Eguavoen quits Sunshine Stars FC coaching job

Senate passes 96 bills, 72 petitions- Saraki

I will sacrifice my last drop of blood to ensure peace, Emir tells Igbos

May digs in as U.K. premier after election debacle

CBN food security programme produces 30,905,08mt grains

Oil falls to lowest since November output cut

Blast kills 2 children, injures 5 in Adamawa

Oando says not buying Port Harcourt refinery

Thursday, June 08, 2017

CBN to sanction OFIs for non-compliance with credit bureaux

Edo guber: Appeal Court to deliver judgment today

Transcorp Hotels unveils complete renovation of Hilton Abuja executive floors

AFCON qualifier: Super Eagles eye victory over South Africa

Passengers, aircraft movement drop Q1 2017 amid economic downturn

Seasonal farming, R&D constrain Nigeria’s $10bn fruit industry

What diaspora entrepreneurs need to know to succeed in Africa

GTBank Masters Cup reaches exciting final

Ambode: Inspiring leadership in a grand style

Mixta adds N4.4 bln to The NSE corporate bonds sector

Joint ventures groan as FG foot-drags on cash call payments

Solutions to addressing the challenges of the power sector privatization

Banks credit to farmers rises 14.6% in first quarter 2017

Princess Kelechi Oghene; leading an academy, providing business knowledge for women

Nigeria sets up legal framework to address trade, consumer concerns

A Potteresque Alternative Emerges in Nigeria’s Currency Markets

Comey Says Concern Trump Would Lie Led Him to Write Memos

Full transcript of former FBI Director, Comey’s hearing before US Senate Intelligence Committee

Lagos releases 18 inmates from Kirikiri Prison 

Igbo Ultimatum: IGP orders arrest of master minders

Nigerians worked for most hours in 5 years but output weakened

Senate dumps FERMA over deplorable roads

Nigerian stocks sustain gain, helped by Seplat recovery

Bill to allow NSE list own shares scales second reading

Investors edgy as Super Thursday gets underway

Rohr seeks fans’ support ahead of AFCON 2019 qualifier

Seplat ramps up production as Shell lifts Forcados force majeure

Nigerian Reps want President Buhari to intervene in face-off between Northern youths, IPOB

Saraki ask tribunal to dismiss false asset declaration charge

Senate withdraws National Road Funds Bill

Reps call for hitch free Immigration recruitment exercise

Biafra: Reps put army, security agencies on red alert over relocation threat

Dangote to build N217bn sugar plant in Nasarawa, employ 100,000 Nigerians

FrieslandCampina WAMCO commissions 4.3m-litre capacity plant in Oyo

Oil rebounds from one-month low

FG to launch N8bn quarterly distribution of grain to IDPs in North-East

CBS announces multi-million-dollar investment in TVC and Radio Continental

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Lafarge Africa approves N5.8bn dividend for shareholders

Exporters to register forms NXP prior to shipment – CBN

First-time-home buyers account for 50% of £6.2bn UK mortgage market

GlaxoSmithKline’s sales drops as inflation bites

Executive order: NPA re-expels seven agencies from ports

Richard Esin at FMBN

Nigeria’s crude oil exports  to hit 1.8 million b/d in June

P& G $250mn ultra-modern manufacturing plant commissioned

IFC sceptical of Nigeria’s $12bn costly investment in standard gauge rail lines

Shell says will support Lagos Ibile oil and gas project

Endless possibilities for different industries

Compromised chaplain, lordly first lady and media mischief

Nigeria invests $3.2m on free cervical, prostate cancer screenings in 2017

INEC approves APDA, 4 others as political parties

NIS raid on illegal foreign expatriate to boost FG employment drive

Stocks resume rally lifted by cement, petroleum sector

35,000 farmers register for CBN/anchor borrower scheme in Edo

Update1: South East Development Commission Bill passes Second Reading in Senate

NEITI ask Reps to probe $37bn unremitted oil revenue

Alleged N2bn fraud: Court adjourns Fintiri’s suit

Reps decry $10bn food import, neglect of Agricultural research, training

Global collaboration required to enhance asset recovery – AGF

The Hotel Room of the Future

Update 2: FG confirms N375.8m reward to Whistleblowers

Nigeria plans N236.6bn Treasury bill auction

Biafra: El Rufai orders arrest of Northern youths behind Igbo quit notice

DSS, Police making moves to extradite me to US – Kashamu

Nigeria’s central bank to sell dollars to airlines, fuel importers

South East Development Commission Bill passes Second Reading in Senate

Igbonla College kidnap: Parents storm Ambode’s office

Senate makes U-turn, confirms 82-yr-old as ambassadorial nominee

Court grants former FCT minister’s son permission to travel

FG approves ICT roadmap 2017-2020

Dollar liquidity improving for Nigerian banks, says Fitch

Egypt’s Forex Reserves Surpass Nigeria for First Time in Six Years

‘Manual inspection of cargo to stall gains of single window for cargo clearance’

Nigeria’s maritime sector opens up for investment

Experts identify coaching as stimulus of successful businesses

Super Eagles begin training in Uyo ahead of AFCON 2019 qualifier

LFTZ will cut export of raw materials from Nigeria by 50% – MD

FG moves to strengthen Auto Policy Implementation

Winners & Losers of a Theresa May victory in British elections

Reps query $325.68m revenue diverted to OICs’ accounts

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

NESS: Reps read Riot Act to MDAs, firms on forgery of tax certificate

Emefiele urges Nigerians to commit to green economy

CWG partners NOTAP, NITDA to build local capacity on software development    

Nigerian Breweries, GTBank join Dangote Cement in Trillion Naira stock club

Forcados return excites indigenous players, security concerns remain

Over-dependence on incentives hurts SME capacity building

5 ways halting Port Harcourt refinery concession hurts Nigeria’s energy sector

‘Real estate investments create opportunities for economic gains’

Segment leaders, improved distribution power Nestle above Unilever

Emefiele: 4 years of ensuring macroeconomic stability

Summer sets in raising hopes for oil demand growth

Nigeria drags on land reforms, infrastructure despite agric rhetoric

Nigeria-Biafra newfangled narrative

Coronation Merchant Bank gets ISO Certification for Information Security Management

The Local Content Executive Order: Key Considerations for Government – H. Pierson

Can Obayagbona Emmanuel Imafidon’s power-generating device end blackout?

FCT denies out break of bird flu in Abuja 

Update1: FG considers ‘Organic Law’ to tackle budget delays

The way to success and how a Kenyan man built a billion shilling institution

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South Africa’s economy joins Nigeria in recession

South Africa sinks into first recession since financial crisis

FG Mulls ‘Organic Budget Law’ to address delayed budgeting processes

Edith Unuigbe joins Petralon Energy board as non-executive director

Presidency working within 30 days deadline to sign N7.441trn budget – Reps

Nigeria seeks approval from lawmakers for $1.5 bln loan for states’ projects

Nigerian stocks run out of steam after two-week rally

Osinbajo seeks separate approval for $1.492bn States’ foreign loan

Reps propose 10 year jail term for copyright abuse

Sights and Flavors of Kaduna Town

Boko Haram : I have no case to answer – Ndume

DasukiGate: Fani-Kayode stalls own trial

Court discharge Boko Haram Suspect, two others

South Africa Has Second Recession in Eight Years

NCAA promises to ensure compliance with executive order at airports

CBN imposes new spread limit in bid to increase liquidity

CBN introduces N1.00k spread limit on inter-bank transactions

Why Aiteo’s sponsorship deal with NFF deserves accolades

Etisalat says negotiations with banks still on

Seven charts that mirror Nigeria’s 6-year high unemployment rate

Aisha Buhari returns from the UK, says President is recuperating fast

PENGASSAN threatens fresh action against Neconde Energy

Oshodi violence: Lagos bans NURTW

Leasing Company to invest over $20bn to facilitate 200 aircraft lease for Nigerian carriers

Monday, June 05, 2017

‘Seplat has raised gas processing capacity above 500 million scf per day’

CBN further liberalizes the FX market, injects $190m

Dilution of DisCos shares seen offsetting N800bn shortfall in electricity market

BPE to list privatised companies on capital market

Biafra: Choices before Nigeria 

Israel plans $1bn solar energy investment in West Africa

Firms face high debt risks for default

Tuesday Cartoon

Investors bet on Nigeria recovery as stocks hit 2-year high

The rule of law

Paucity of funds stalls Nigeria’s nuclear power projects

Nigeria to lead global rice production with 84mn hectares arable land – Coffey

Senate to meet with CBN over high interest rate

BusinessDay Broadband Summit 2017

NBC expends $26 million for procurement of boxes for NTA’s digital switch-over

Gulf crisis threatens Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup

2019 Elections: New political platform, APDA, unveiled in Abuja

Reps uncover $15bn unremitted oil, gas revenue in 4 years

Nigeria needs N31 trillion yearly for infrastructure – Analyst

Osotimehin will be missed – Adewole

Why 32 ambassadors are yet to resume at countries of assignment – FG 

Nigeria’s top 5 performing stocks by YTD

Financial expert, DFID, OPS task Nigeria on protection of private sector

Fidelity Bank builds next generation of leaders

Wike asks court to stop Police raid on his residences

Senate to move motion on reduction of interest rate for economic growth – Saraki

Breaking: Discos set to declare force majeure on FG’s eligible customer declaration

Top 5 stocks as stocks based on YTD

Osinbajo calls for Sanction of financial institutions aiding illicit flow of funds

Emefiele contributes to saving economy says Dangote

Nigerian stocks extend rally to settle at 2-year high

Five Lessons learned from Travelling with the Abuja-Kaduna Train

Raid on Ekweremadu: Whistle blower gets bail

Gas price, low tariff stalling embedded power projects

‘Improved broadband penetration will drive Nigeria’s economic development’

Naira to maintain gains this week

NNPC assures of support to gas flare out legislation

Sunday, June 04, 2017

Poor weather condition disrupts flight operations

Essence of political position is service to humanity – Okafor

Creditor banks reject 5% equity offer from Etisalat

NPF Microfinance Bank’s earnings rise amid high risk margins

So how sustainable is stock market optimism ride?

Zenith Bank Eurobond 300% over-subscribed

Two years on, Buhari is in office, but not in power

Insurers target $100bn in 2 years as hunt for unreached gathers pace

‘We cannot continue to import tomato paste when we can produce it here’

The rise of Gyson Ebuka’s 9jaMentors

Minimum wage: Chasing shadows?

NSE companies profits spike 32 percent as recession ebbs

Naira to maintain gains as CBN injects more dollar

Trump’s climate deal withdrawal hurts Green energy PE fundraising efforts

Senate denies plans to raise fuel price by N5

London terror attacks a sickening atrocity by misguided people- Osinbajo

Rates converge as CBN injects more dollar

Five fascinating business facts – Part 20

Financial Investor urges review of Contributory Pension Scheme

NADDC to encourage design competitions that focuses on innovation

Oshodi Crisis: LASG assures residents of safety of lives and properties

Proposed N5 fuel levy ill-timed – MAN, Abuja Chamber, NANTS

Presidency has no plans to reject 2017 Budget- Enang

FG condemns Central London terrorist attack

Opposition fares badly in Buhari’s two years in office

‘All hope not lost, we can right the ship of state’

Impact of Buhari’s performance on Real Estate

Still on President Buhari administration’s two years in office

Shareholders align with FSDH Merchant Bank investment plans

Saturday, June 03, 2017

How environmental pollution hurts Nigerian families

More noise, less action: EFCC records low progress on high profile cases

Biafra agitation as a symptom

My commitment to industrial development is not political – Udom

Still on the Lagos history lecture

Osinbajo lunches MSME clinics for viable Enterprise in Cross River

‘Clerics must emphasise salvation of souls above prosperity & longevity’

Sterling Bank intensifies sustainability campaign

Governor Wike reels out two year scorecard

Benefits of Akwa Ibom‘s coconut oil refinery

How do you act towards others?

ICT evolution: Meeting the basic digital demands

Democracy dividends: Between privileges and principles

I have a clear vision of how to reposition UYOCCIMA, says Umoette    

Ronaldo inspires Real Madrid to historic Champions League victory

Sack of 145 TVC workers is national embarrassment – Unionists

NUPENG says proposed N5 petrol levy a huge joke

War against corruption: Presidential committee to support media–Sagay

World Bank renews partnership with LASG on energy, infrastructure

Shell hands multi-million-naira ‘Centre of Excellence’ in marine/offshore engineering to RSU

SON nabs importer over expired household consumables

Ogun moves to encourage entrepreneurship, manufacturing with ‎waiver on land use

Receiving, soliciting bribes at ports now criminal with new executive orders

Chamber declines support for Senate committee’s proposed N5 fuel levy

Insurers adopt strategies to survive foreign exchange shortage

Aggressive infrastructure drive seen boosting economy in Lagos suburbs

Red Cross reiterates commitment to prioritise safety of Nigerians

For the Weekend: Books to Read

Friday, June 02, 2017

Nigeria telecom industry lost 21 operators in 10 years – ALTON

NSE All-Share Index inches 31,000 mark, amid massive gains

South Africa’s ruling party calls for probe of leaked emails

ICT stakeholders call for National Fibre provider

Oil exports poised to hit 15-month high on Forcados plan

Price & Valuation = Art + Science – Science-Fiction

Thinkers, Strategists, Futurists & Culturalists (TSFC

Vodacom shareholder PIC to back Safaricom deal

Nigeria beat Togo 3-0 in Nations Cup warm-up game

Senate proposes fuel price hike to fix roads

AIDS pandemic far from over– Amina Mohammed

FG requires N2.98bn to curb armyworm infestation of farms

Police arrest 5 suspects over planned attack on Lagos banks

Twin suicide bombing kill 4 in Cameroon

Movie Review: Sleepless

Lagos@50: Banker reiterates commitment to youth development

Experts discuss broadband as enabler of economic growth at BusinessDay summit

Herdsmen attacks, kidnapping force up price of garri, others

Manufacturers to inscribe ‘Made in Ogun State’ on goods produced

Chidoka advocates new charter for Nigeria

Residential development activities seen dropping 30% as income squeeze persists

Thursday, June 01, 2017

UCL final: Can Juventus break Real Madrid jinx?

Monica Musonda, providing convenient, affordable and nutritious foods made from local products

Economic recovery: Passenger traffic, hotel occupancy rebound

For the love of brooches

Naira firms to N370/$ at black market

Large chunk of cement makers’ sales are on credit

PGIB: Good tidings for oil and gas sector

Travel on budget, save on hotel accommodation

Start-ups need clearly defined business plan to access funds

The political will to drive immunisation in Nigeria is very poor -Odunvbun

World No Tobacco Day 2017: Beating tobacco for health, prosperity, the environment and national development

Grim implications for developing countries as U.S. withdraws from Paris Agreement

Nigeria move two places up in June Fifa ranking

Maize production threatened, as army worm resurface again

Acting President lauds gov. Ayade’s industrial drive

African airlines record highest passenger traffic growth in April

PIB: Reps propose 63% royalties on oil, gas exploration

3000 civil servants storm Aso Rock for Ease of Doing Business workshop 

Kwara launches N257m mass transit to alleviate commuters’ sufferings  

Party threatens Osinbajo with court contempt over 2017 budget

Why There Is No ‘Trump Slump’ on Wall Street

Facebook, Apple, Globacom others endorse proposed Nigerian ICT University 

May & Baker rises to 2-week high after Nigeria deal to produce vaccines

Lagos partners Bridge International Academies to provide quality, affordable education

Too early for output caps on Libya, Nigeria, Says Barkindo

Nigeria stocks rise to 11-month high on banking, cement stocks

Poorly ventilated homes fertile for pneumonia infection —Paediatrician

FG to establish special schools for married women

Minister advises youths to apply for N-SIP

NFF Bill: Football administrators call for proper implementation

Huawei commissions The Funmilayo Mobolaji Johnson Skill Acquisiton & Development centre

UN seeks unconditional return of Africa’s stolen assets

Nigeria PMI posts modest decline in May

Finally Wenger gets two-year Arsenal contract

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Keeping mute as we slide into dictatorship

Update2: FG, May & Baker to invest N2.6 billion in local production of vaccines

Skangix, NCF partners to promote renewable energy

Nigeria in need of systems that work

Halt of PH Refinery concession seen increasing energy sector risk