Businessday Nigeria Archive for July 2017

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Joy Orido: Makeup artist who grew from N90, 000 to N500,000 in 3 yrs

Seaports activity up on back of FX liquidity

Tejumola Maurice-Diya: Changing the face of African fashion industry

Manufacturers ramp up expansion amid economic slump

Yomi Benson: Transforming brands, rebuilding corporate entities

Manufacturers want gas price fixed at $3

FG tasks investors on accessing incentive opportunities 

In quest for titles, EPL clubs flex muscle in transfer market

Stakeholders endorse bill on demutualization of NSE

Appeal panel upholds NCAA’s N33.5m sanctions on FirstNation, Pilot

Ambode promises business-friendly policies

Osinbajo condemns deadly Boko Haram ambush

Buhari’s London pilgrimage drama

Is it time to embrace commercial agriculture?

‘The church should cater to spiritual and physical needs of mankind’

All roads lead to London

‘Collapse of education is collapse of a nation’  

Delinquent constitution: Amendment or outright change?

1999 Constitution is a fraudulent document that lies against itself – Adesina

‘Autonomy for local government will deepen democracy’

Saturday, July 29, 2017

PDP, APC in verbal war, intrigues as Osinbajo visits Rivers again

BusinessDay 30 Jul 2017

Immunity for federal lawmakers is parliamentarian rascality, abuse of power – Esele

Echoes and lessons of the 11th Abuja Housing Show

Local Government autonomy to free 10% states’ IGR for rural development – NLC

Marketplace: Personal memoir

Drilling on trouble’s porch

Kudos to IITA at 50

71 firms to bid for C/River deep seaport, superhighway, says Ayade

Basic office courtesies that will stand you out…

Kogi PDP woos back decamped members

BEDC pledges to reconstruct Ondo communities

When household income is housing finance

The ideology of exponential growth devours and corrupts (2)

Stories on banned anti-malaria drugs in Nigeria are gross misinformation – NAFDAC

FG urged to set aside ‘seed fund’ to empower graduates, encourage entrepreneur

MTN Foundation spends N1.1bn on projects in ‘What Can We Do Together’ initiative

FG seeks additional N24bn for Kaduna-Kano federal roads

Farmcrowdy to participate in Techstars Accelerator Program

Abeokuta Golf Club hosts 120 Nigeria, Ghana Golfers in open competition

Ogun improves ease of doing business with unhindered access to industrial land

Mugabe says not going anywhere, not dying

Makarfi, PDP chief survives auto crash

‘There is affordable luxury that the Nigerian market attracts’

Friday, July 28, 2017

AGF applauds Senate’s effort to stop Nigeria’s expulsion from Egmont Group 

Senate withdraws report exonerating South Africa’s MTN over FX transfers

Sausage Dirty Rice

Buhari: God has answered the prayers of Nigerians- Udom

APC constitutional review committee submits 85 proposals for amendment

BREAKING: Relief as kidnapped Igbonla College boys released

BREAKING: Abducted Epe-Lagos students released

Zambia gets $600m World Bank’s assistance

Buratai, others relocate to Maiduguri

APC nullifies purported suspension of its National legal adviser

My journey to success

SuperSport scoops Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight for DStv viewers

Everything Google Announced at the Google for Nigeria event.

Oil companies trim drilling budgets in sign of rising caution

At least 30 dead after attempted rescue of abducted NNPC team

Pakistan still must wait to see a prime minister complete term

BusinessDay 28 Jul 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Senate halts planned concession of Port Harcourt Refinery

Barcelona eye Dybala as possible Neymar replacement

Senate approves $1.8bn borrowing plan for FG, $750m for states

Cadbury knows no respite as losing streak leaves sores

Pinnick confirms CAF support for Morocco’s 2026 W/Cup bid

Multi-billion naira potentials of Nigeria’s footwear industry

Senate passes Nigerian Financial Intelligence Agency Bill

FG proposes N8trn budget for 2018

‘Venture Philanthropy is concerned with the disciplined deployment of capital to achieve social impact’

Ethiopian Airlines signs up for $651.4m B777Fs aircraft

NSIA should manage Nigeria’s oil revenue savings – NEITI

Common financial mistakes that kill small businesses (1)

How banks are using the data you supply

Diamond Bank strengthens board

Legislative network for UHC will work to guarantee health coverage for all citizens – Saraki

Amaechi takes delivery of 2 standard gauge locomotives from China

Nigeria, UN sign 5-year Sustainable Development Partnership Framework

FG warns charity organizations over abuse of IDECs

Nigerian stock exchange to become one of strongest by 2025

FG tasks States on provision of quality, inclusive education

Applicants stranded in Nigeria, abroad over scarcity of international passport

Osinbajo says FG committed to success of private sector

Access Bank excites customers with Mobile Banking App upgrade

Reps pass independent candidacy bill, Not too young bill, 20 others

Fuel scarcity looms as NUPENG threatens to withdraw services in FCT

Three petroleum industry-related bills scale Second Reading in Senate

Amazon’s founder, Bezos now world’s richest man

Commercial activities in limbo as judicial vacation continues

Five core principles of developing AI for business

‎E-Vendor to save over 80% on newspaper cost – Shittu

One week after, Senate passes NFIA Bill

Melaye’s recall ; Petitioners and constituent member joined in suit by INEC

‘Intensive Care Unit can transform maintenance of high-need patients’ Oyesola

NDIC secures N556mn claim for depositors of Lead Merchant Bank

Uproar as Reps begin debate of Constitution review

The London Solo

Lagos in search of investor partners in $2.5bn Red Line rail

Stakeholders see creative industry, SMEs driving growth in insurance

FG ratifies N4.1bn Apapa road contract

Bolt, Farah bid farewell to tracks in London

Naira firms to N362.50k/$ as external reserves rise

3,000 Nigerians partner-drivers sign-up to Uber

Akwa Ibom proposes N114bn supplementary budget

Edo investigates N280m memo for first school leaving certificate examination

BusinessDay 27 Jul 2017

NDDC seeks economic model for Niger Delta development – Nsima Ekere

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Reps demand identities of whistle blowers against Patience Jonathan

Fidson profit surges 1077.51 percent on aggressive expansion drive

Time ticks for Nigeria to diversify from oil or face bleak future

Behind Nigeria’s failed anti-corruption wars

Embracing disruptive technology in Nigeria’s financial system (2)

Ikoyi, VI lead commercial real estate resurgence

Agricultural finance falters despite $3.8bn private equity funds

Caverton PBT jumps by 140% in Q2 2017

Guinness: Why shareholders should take their rights

Nigeria’s revenue crisis and challenge of funding infrastructure

Weak U.S. inflation, retail sales data dim rate hike prospects

Senate rejects Land Use Act removal in a major blow to economic reforms

Executive, NASS in consultative meeting over the 2017 – 2020 MTEF

Transparency is at work in Benue – Akase

FG committed to elimination of viral hepatitis in Nigeria by 2021

9mobile asks NCC for concessions on issues affecting operations in Nigeria

Fear of implosion hindering APC from holding meetings – PDP

WAPIC’S new smart products help you achieve specific financial goals

NHIS crisis depeens as Reps threaten to arrest Minister of Health

Osinbajo transmits N222.2bn FCT for NASS approval

NEMA denies spending N13b in 1 month as alleged by NASS

Fresh crisis brew as Reps move against leadership over reckless spending

Military court jails 3 soldiers for unlawful possession of fire arms and ammunition

9Mobile: ‘NCC intervened to safeguard investors, staff and subscribers’

NIRSAL to guarantee N1.6bn financing for mechanized farming in Katsina state

UPDATED: Senate rejects Land Use Act, Affirmative Action, devolution of powers

FG ratifies N4.1 billion Apapa road contract

Reps screen $15m Ebonyi State’s external borrowing plans

MBA, CFA others increase bargaining power in labour market

10 ships arrive Lagos ports with petrol, other commodities

Senate approves financial autonomy for state assemblies

Nigeria stocks near three-year high on strong H1 profit

Uzoma Dozie speaks at BusinessDay’s Fintech Summit 2017

BusinessDay’s Fintech Summit 2017 Keynote Address By Dipo Fatokun

BREAKING: Osinbajo finally swears in ministers

Ego Boyo, others unveiled as Quramo Writers Prize judges

NASS calls for regular training of committee clerks

Career tips for young Nigerians

5 ways to make money with your blog

Oil trades well over $50 as shale producers catch cold

BusinessDay 26 Jul 2017

Buhari to meet with seven governors 3pm today

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Major reconstruction work on Apapa-Wharf Road begins August – contractor

Lagos breaks five-year undemocratic era in LGs

‘CGMA Speaks’ forum to address ‘future of finance in Nigeria’

Reps step down debate on N136bn virement 

Again, Reps summon Ecological Fund, others over N9.2bn cook stoves

Naira maintains stability as forex inflow rise 34.41%

Ogun moves to generate N40bn from informal sector

Nigerians in Diaspora remit N7.519trn

Respite for tech start-ups as FG moves to set up ICT development bank

FG to complete abandoned River Port projects in two years

Innovation gaps stall Nigeria’s livestock development

Treading the path to solve lingering burden of gas

Adesina says AfDB to invest $24bn in African agriculture

Government must end herdsmen-farmers killings

Dangote, Nestle, agric and banks drive stocks to a new 2-year high

Milost Global sets stage for buyout season in African banking

Of NNPC road shows and reluctant investors

2 die as Lagos records increased cases of diarrhea

Reps propose mandatory review, analysis of financial audit of outgoing civilian government

Reps query NEMA over alleged N13bn spending within one month

SEC to sanction capital market operators, PLCs on tax default

FG to flag-off first set of modular refineries next month

Army elevates 6,199 soldiers fighting BoKo Haram

Maradona backs use of Video Assistant Referees in football

Buhari to return to duties on doctors advise- Presidency

NSE commends NNPC for stabilising petroleum products supply

Update1: CBN leaves MPR at 14% on inflation concerns

Another set of Governors heads to London to see Buhari

Reps condemn assault of staff, students of Osun State University

Update1: CBN leaves MPR at 14% on inflation, concerns

Africa: Conflicts, corruption, weak institutions, signs of failed leadership – Osinbajo

Senate to consider NFIA Bill Wednesday

Osinbajo seeks Senate approval of N136bn virement

MPC holds MPR at 14% for the sixth consecutive time

Concessioning refineries is only way to sustain fuel supply by 2019 – stakeholders

Nigeria needs generational shift in political leadership, Agbakoba writes Obasanjo

Smuggling stifling indigenous industries – Customs

Delta challenges tertiary institutions as own varsity graduates 8,491 students

Export Development Fund needs N5bn to promote goods exports

FG to improve infrastructure at ports – Amaechi

‘OPEC cap of Nigeria’s oil production is a dis-incentive for new investments’

Naira stable as CBN injects $195m into forex market ahead of MPC decisions

Flood submerges four communities in Edo

BusinessDay 25 Jul 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

South West governors ditch political differences, unveil 25-year development masterplan

Time for investors to create right products to satisfy domestic demand

Donald Trump: Leading America to Russia

Founder of Chams group, revealed as Keynote speaker for ICTEL Expo 2017

Banks’ foreign asset holdings rise first time in 4 months

Nigeria’s refineries: An expensive paradox

Neconde Energy finds alternative to Trans Forcado pipeline, terminal

Harnessing the value chain in Ginger production

Lafarge Africa turns profitable amid costs and leverage challenges

SystemSpecs expanding the frontiers of financial inclusion in Nigeria – Atanda

Implementation of new civil service strategy to save Nigeria over N60bn

Oil prices post more gains as Saudi Arabia export to U.S. drop to 524,000 bpd

A bull in the ‘credit’ shop

CBN, NDIC, others disagree with Senate over MFBs bill

Universal health coverage a right, says Saraki

Constitution review, another promise kept – Saraki

NMRC, Ogun State sign pact to expand home ownership

Osinbajo in closed door meeting with security chiefs

Jaiz Bank grows capital base to N15bn within 5 years

OPEC caps Nigeria’s oil quota at 1.8m barrels

Quramo Writers’ Prize call for submissions

MPC: Analysts rule out monetary tightening, as naira remains strong

Morata must make instant impact at Chelsea – Fabregas

South-West to unveil agro-master plan for food supply – Ambode

Fitch affirms Nigeria’s Lagos State at ‘B+,’ outlook negative

Ambode congratulates APC as party grabs all LG seats

All eyes on Nigeria, Libya as OPEC meets

OPEC signals no change to Nigeria’s oil supply at Russia meeting

Buhari receives APC Govs in London

Nigeria’s NNPC says CBN supervising $231.8mn government remittance

BusinessDay 24 Jul 2017

Five fascinating business facts – Part 27

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Lafarge Africa turns profitable on sales surge, increased prices

Parsing the latest monthly CBN Economic report

NSE turnover pushes to new heights as bulls rampage sustained

Nigeria to hold-off on rate cut for sixth successive time

The New Forex Policy

How Abubakar started laundry business with N200 

Itohan: Building strong brand identities for businesses

8 insurers paid N4.16 billion dividend in 2016

Banks have not grown branch network in 5 years says NBS

Diversification to include a shock-resistant BoP

Skye Bank Outlines Recapitalization, Future Plans

Firms eye Nigeria recovery as bond, share sales soar

Finally, Magu briefs Reps on recovery of $43m Osborne loot

Presidency approves probe of fraud against suspended NHIS Executive Secretary

Fashola harps on raising nation’s road transport infrastructure to global standards

Boko Haram: Army begins de-radicalization for additional 43 insurgents

Kidnapped Lagos schoolboys will return – Osinbajo assures

America set to go after Diezani Alison-Madueke

NNPC pensioners cry out to Osinbajo over unpaid claims

UK to invest in Nigeria’s energy sector

Tinubu, Kano politics and Kwankwasiyya controversy

2019: As 3 PDP senators lose re-election bid

Nigeria’s suspension from EGMONT Group: Matters Arising

StarTimes acquires exclusive rights for FIBA 2017-2021 competitions

NFF, Nwosu say expanded Nations Cup will grow African football

BusinessDay 23 Jul 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017

LMC sanctions Rangers FC for breach of NPFL rules

‘There is no place for entertainment in true worship of God’

‘ICAN is increasingly changing the face of accounting profession in Nigeria’

Will PDP’s survival awaken APC from slumber?

When the President finally returns home

NTDC drives domestic tourism with ‘Tour Nigeria’ campaign

What are the lessons learned from recent Lagos, Niger floods?

Manners for pedestrians

AMCON takes over Gateway Portland Cement

A wasteful nation

Ecobank extends rapid transfer services to all account holders

ASUU rejects Bello’s proscription

Coping with Lagos’ rains  

Religion without humanity

The wahala of dating outside your social class

Marveglo Plus partners Korean Ginseng Corp to invest $1m in Nigeria’s health sector

Now is a good time to invest in the Nigerian music industry

‘Supreme Court has resolved a fundamental question in Makarfi vs Sheriff face-off’

Lagos Council Poll: Group attributes low turnout to lack of awareness

PDP congratulates Ngilari on his victory at Appeal Court

CAN lauds FG’s intervention for reinstatement of CRK, IRS in schools

Lagos council polls: Tinubu votes in Ikeja

Why we voted in spite of weather – Lagos residents

Obasanjo questions Americans’ choice of Trump

Downpour, thunderstorm in Lagos on election day

Lagos Council Polls: Police arrest 5 with incriminating materials

Election: Lagos needs credible leadership at LG level, says Ambode

Friday, July 21, 2017

EFCC ready to tackle fraud in petroleum depots

PDP working to build broad based opposition to APC says Makarfi

CAC workers say no going back on Industrial action

Nigeria’s hidden government debt burden

NNPC says it has no hidden accounts

Nigerian arrested for $5,400 CAD credit card fraud

Strawberry Milkshake #BDFood

Bayelsa approves N2bn counterpart funds for UBEC, SDGs

EFCC to appeal acquittal of Ex-Adamawa Gov, Ngilari

Nigeria’s former ruling party in opposition coalition talks

25 ships discharging fuel, other commodities arrive Lagos port

Nigeria sells treasuries above inflation to attract FX flows

African Nations Cup to be moved to June/July from 2019

Oil falls on report showing OPEC deal compliance falling

Nigerian Stock Exchange set to cross major huddle in Demutualisation process

Gov. Bello begs lecturers to resume work

The Danger of Over Celebrating Early Peaks

CBN harps on implementation of IFRS9 by banks January 1, 2018  

BusinessDay 21 Jul 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Reps decry loss of N6.7trn investment into Nigeria’s housing sector

Road signage installation subject to competitive bid – FG

Georgia Arnold, implementing social initiatives across MTV’s broad range of channels

Neymar ‘200%’ staying at Barcelona, says club

Digital currencies go bullish after free-fall weekend

Apapa chaos traps thousands of containers at port

REITs, cooperatives top considerations as experts chart course for affordable housing

CBN has capacity to sustain forex intervention, says Analyst

NNPC daily gas supply to power plants increases by 64%

Alakada Reloaded makes N75m in box office

AMAA 2017: African filmmakers’ night of glory in Lagos

Illusions of non-oil revenue

NMEP: Edo, others commence distribution of 2.6m mosquito nets

Reps to probe utilization of N231bn stabilization fund

Nigerian court orders banks to transfer $793 mln to govt- Lawyer

FG plans N25bn low interest loan facility for miners

Ecommerce growth: experts, customers and professionals debate decline

FG orders NERDC to separate Christian, Islamic Religious Studies in curriculum

Reps inaugurate Technical Committee on National Stakeholder’s Summit on Environment

Senate panel moves to boost health sector funding

UPDATED: Budget office presents draft MTEF to NEC

Court stops planned promotion by Nigerian Immigration Service

Africa Cup of Nations expands to 24 teams

Court orders lenders to remit $793m due to govt immediately -lawyer

Peanut Butter & Jam French Toast

Osinbajo in closed door meeting with APC governors

Breaking News: Osinbajo seeks NASS approval for virement of N136bn

Senate clears 8 RECs, rejects 4

Daily gas supply to power plants increase by 64 % – NNPC Report

NFIU bill passes First Reading in Senate

Varsity workers ask FG to disclose recovered looted fund

5 low cost steps to taking your African brand global

FG’s fiscal deficit jumps 101% to 9-year high of N1.1trn

Nigeria’s proposed fiscal policy to cut oil production cost to $15/barrel- Kachikwu

The myth of multitasking

Movie Review: The Mummy

Nigeria oil thieves keep lid on output as militancy abates

BusinessDay 20 Jul 2017

BusinessDay’s Uroko emerges housing finance reporter of the year

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Investor window records $48.73m turnover

Senate makes U-turn, submits report on 12 INEC RECs

LG election: Lagos extends movement restriction

‘CFA will help Nigeria improve the quality of her financial market infrastructure’

African Alliance turns profitable on reduced contract liabilities

Epic Movies

Magu inaugurates committee to reposition NFIU

Embracing disruptive technology in Nigeria’s financial system (1)

Manufacturing needs to contribute 20% of Nigeria’s potential $1 trillion economy – experts

Truck driver killed, banks set ablaze in Apapa

Nigeria’s suspension from EGMONT Group will hurt economy – Senate

Our education – The ticking time bomb

Osun pensioners stage peaceful protest, demand one year arrears of pension

Over 460,000 unclaimed PVCs in custody – new Edo REC

Chelsea agree £60m deal to sign Real Madrid striker Morata

NMRC to launch second tranche N20bn bond issuance, Q3 2017

NPA surpasses revenue target in quarter one to rake in N118bn as business returns to ports

UPDATED: New Oil Policy targets long term sales of petroleum products

False whistle blowers to get 5-year jail term, N10m fine

Succour as Reps initiate establishment of kidney treatment centre in Nigeria

Local content policies implementation to drive FG’s oil reforms -Kachikwu

Nigeria recovery seen fragile as pressure points remain

Taleveras says third party contract meets international standards

Tankers, trucks weakening Lagos bridges — FRSC warns

FEC approves new National Oil Policy

The business community is Nigeria’s future, it’s very important – outgoing EU ambassador

Two financial institutions in Apapa-Wharf road burned down

Taleveras Statement: Third Party Contracting Is Based on International Standards

BusinessDay 19 Jul 2017

Protesters demand ouster of Banire as APC nat’l legal adviser

Wike plans to repeat biometric screening of workers, but APC kicks

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Respite for airline operators as FG moves to reduce cost of aviation services

Naira appreciation boosts raw materials import, activity in seaports

‘Global health targets require $371bn annual investment to achieve’

Nigeria’s steel sector comes alive despite failed Ajaokuta

Democratic Dividends

The Skye Bank challenge: An update

Nigeria’s tourism market seen stabilising exchange rate

Unilever rides price hike to beat analysts’ earnings estimates

Edo advocates creation of special fund for road construction, maintenance

Adulterated fertiliser threatens Nigeria’s food security 

NDDC cancels 600 projects worth N200bn

Why does it matter to demutualize the stock exchange?

Kachikwu: Refineries are scraps: Discard them

Refineries – much ado about a concession

Osun confirms receipt of N6.314bn second tranche of Paris Club refund

Ogun receives N5.7bn Paris Club refund, approves N4.5bn to offset workers’ debt

FG releases details of N243.8bn Paris club refunds to states

FG plans to build 3000-capacity prison to ease decongestion

Updated: PDP holds non-elective convention August 12 to extend Caretaker Committee’s tenure 

FIRS targets  N1.8trn  VAT collections for 2017

Workers’ strike cripples operations at CAC

Trans Forcados pipeline shut down for 3rd time in one month

Telecoms regulator approves Etisalat Nigeria name change

Airtel Nigeria CEO Ogunsanya named best Telecoms CEO in Africa

Reps decry power sector absymal performance

FG decries abuse of ECOWAS free movement policy over proliferation of small arms

CBN disburses N473bn under Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme

12 ships arrive Lagos Ports with petrol, other commodities

N36bn fraud : Court grants Turaki bail

$371bn annual investment required to achieve global health targets-WHO

Ngige denies receiving pension benefits after leaving office since 2006

Government set to issue Nigeria, Africa’s first sovereign green bond

Presidency awaits position of Supreme Court on appointments, confirmations

Naira firms as CBN boosts liquidity with $195m

NDDC’s N1.5bn rice mills set to start operation after 10-year dormancy

NSE market indicators record 0.12% growth

BusinessDay 18 Jul 2017

Nigeria’s revenue diversification has gone nowhere, data shows

Water transport gains on back of congested Lagos roads

FX gains, jobs, value addition beckon on yam export despite 20mmt gap

Experts call for urgent tightening of SIM swap process

Monday, July 17, 2017

Flour Mills’ revenue spikes 53% on price, volume increases

ICTEL expo focuses on the Business of Technology in Africa

FCMB’s risk management strategy pays off as NPLs falls

The return of PDP from the dead: matters arising

Investing in Nigerian youths: Education reconsidered

Lafarge Africa: Committed to green as new fuel

Microfinance banks benefit Fintech advantage

To Borrow or Not To Borrow

Royal Exchange General excites policy holders, pays N2.71 billion claims

Excessive mobile taxation, hindering economic growth, investment in Sub-Saharan Africa

Stakeholders seek more attention for domestic gas market

Chinese govt’ to assist Nigeria achieve economic recovery goals in ICT 

Nigeria needs to provide N100bn yearly for vaccines as donor agencies pull out by 2022

FG moves to alleviate drones operations hazards

Again, FG allays fears of shortage of international passport 

NHIS crisis: FG suspends more management staff 

Housing: Dogara harps on creation of new cities, regional hubs

Nigeria may lose $7bn investment to smuggling – Saraki

NBA inaugurate committees to promote efficiency

NNPC cautions consumers against panic buying

FCT Minister commissions affordable ‘Lease to Own’ Estate

HMOs want existing Laws of NHIS reviewed to National Health Insurance Commission

SNEPCo launches health campaign in Abuja

Reps vow to halt N7trn loss to insecurity, leakages in maritime

WAEC withholds 214,952 results over exam malpractices

FG revenue falls short of monthly budget by 48.8%

Nigeria’s inflation slows to 16.1 percent

African Nations Cup timing under review at African symposium

Inflation to rise 16.4% as naira remains strong

Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, Libya undermining OPEC’s deal

Canada to spend $119.250m in support of Nigeria, 2 others

Lagos imposes movement restriction over LG election

BusinessDay 17 Jul 2017

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Oando in cross hairs as stock tumbles on SEC action rumours

Josepdam Port Services to acquire terminal equipment, expand operations with $55m

Transactions in I&E FX window rise 30.55% in one week

Can Nigeria really slow down on borrowing? 

Saraki’s ego fight is toxic politics, and must stop

Five fascinating business facts – Part 26

IBM says Digital disruption an opportunity for big businesses

Investors should avoid these insurance stocks

BoI pledges to align with MFBs to bolster MSMEs

Have you lost your job

Confusion over borrowing

Oxford blues [or blue print for the black continent

NNPC confirms meeting 60% domestic kerosene consumption 

Register multiple times, get disqualified, JAMB warns candidates

Southern Kaduna Killings: Diverse Stakeholders meet for Peace and Reconciliation

13 man judicial reforms committee submits report

Ex-Governors, deputies collect N40b in double pay- SERAP

Man Utd named most valuable football team

Dalung, Pinnick, Rohr show solidarity to Ikeme

A piece of President Buhari for everyone

Makarfi heaves sigh of relief after seeing Sheriff off to his political bus stop

Africa loses 4-5% of its GDP because of weak infrastructure – Akinwumi Adesina

Wearied, deprived, demoralised … Lamentations of Nigerian soldiers in Boko Haram war

Lagos flood: When nature refuses to be caged

Different routes, same destination: Of Kanu’s secession bid and Agbakoba’s legal approach

Saturday, July 15, 2017

How Indorama-Eleme Petrochemicals, other coys can survive in host communities – Monarch

Osinbajo’s London trip and allied matters

BusinessDay 16 Jul 2017

PDP: Winners and losers of Supreme Court verdict

‘Badoo boys’ and senseless killings in Ikorodu

Restructuring Nigeria for national cohesion and good governance

The lion, the mouse and the net-trap

Coscharis technologies’ mobile school bridges digital gap in education   

We never sacked 440 staff but suspended them – MOUAU

Shehu Sani’s analogy, Adeleke’s victory dance

EU ambassador worries over absence of ‘godmothers’ in Nigeria’s politics

Jungle justice as a time bomb

CIPM urges HR managers to remodel leadership in workplace

U.S. seeks One57 Condo cash in Nigerian oil corruption case

2017 budget, despite being signed into law, still being amended

Friday, July 14, 2017

‘Business without good governance structure would have unsustainable short term quick wins’

‘SITEI 2017 Conference will re-position indigenous extractive companies for present dynamics’

Ecobank opens Naira Mastercard for international transactions

Agriculture panacea to Nigeria’s economic crisis – Ganduje

Osinbajo tasks State Governors to improve well-being of Nigerians

NAF receives 5 new super mushshak aircrafts for pilot training

FG seeks US technical support to develop Transportation and Agriculture sectors

Ministers, Diplomats pay tributes to Osotimehin

Shell Nigeria declares force majeure on Bonny Light oil exports

Oversubscription of FG bonds in 5 yrs proof of success of initiatives – DMO

Ambode tasks National Assembly on issues hindering true federalism

Nipco Plc rebrands Mobil oil to reflect retail footprint expansion

Healthy living: Ambode orders planting of 500,000 trees

Senate panel idenfies another threat to efforts to end recession

Senate panel identifies another threat to efforts to end recession

Why I refused to resign despite the crises – Saraki

Digital disruption is an opportunity for big businesses – IBM

The Mission

Russia sends record 72 satellites into orbit

UPDATED: 14 states win at BusinessDay’s Competitiveness And Good Governance Awards

Private sector can do more with right regulatory framework- Ukiri

England goalie Hart visits Ikeme in hospital, shows support

Lagos Baale in trouble for faking kidnap

BusinessDay 14 Jul 2017

Dangote Group invests $4.6bn in Nigeria farming

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Institutional resistance, bane of aviation development – Lai Mohammed

Apapa, Tin-Can seaports yet to start full implementation of 24-hour port operations

15 states win in BusinessDay Good Governance Awards

Fashola seeks stakeholders’ collaboration to tackle man-made challenges in power sector

Bayelsa poised to explore opportunities in Gulf of Guinea trade

Edo to boost GDP with natural resources development – Ugheoke

‘Hanatu embodies Sahara’s commitment to changing lives, empowering people’

Rohr threatens to resign over NFF interference

Nigeria’s N34bn medical devices market lags African peers

Businesses show greater confidence in macro-economy in Q3

Winners emerge in States Competitiveness and Good Governance Awards

Why Lagos workforce must play on global scene – official

World Bank to engage Lagos on energy, transportation

State viability in Nigeria

Five things nobody tells you about successful entrepreneurs

Bitcoin potential split sends shockwaves through market

Aigbogun’s speech at BusinessDay States’ Competitiveness & Good Governance Awards 2017

Nigerian banks seek Etisalat Nigeria cash flow clarity ahead of results

Update1: Etisalat adopts ‘9mobile’ as new brand name

Access Bank again wins Karlsruhe sustainability award

PDP announces amnesty for Sheriff, others

INEC suspends Melaye’s recall, moves to appeal Court order

Banned former FIFA executive Chuck Blazer dies

Dogara queries non-disclosure of interests accruing to Nigeria’s foreign reserves

Panellist at TechPlus 2017

CBN approves N660m for Anchor Borrowers Programme in Gombe

Etisalat Nigeria changes name to 9Mobile

Nigeria will keep borrowing to fund 2017 budget, finance ministry says

Brexit: London worst hit, over 70,000 jobs losses

CJN charge 1468 new lawyers on pupilage and mentoring

Ifeanyi Uba clears air on $8.493m, N11bn owed by NNPC

Reps investigate alleged killing of 97 Nigerians by Cameroonian Gendarmes

Customs intercepts contraband valued at N200m

Lagos Airport to be certified July 21 – FAAN

Russian investor, others show interest in concession of Ajaokuta Steel plant

Reps pledge allegiance to principle of separation of powers

Nigeria cautiously Optimist of meeting OPEC’s ‎1.8 million crude target within 3 Months- Kachikwu

Labour faults lawmakers’ move to repeal NPA Act

Premier League clubs soar in £3.6bn revenues

We target N10bn revenue for Ogun in 2019 – Amosun

BusinessDay 13 Jul 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Med-View Airline turns profitable, reports N691.03m profit in Q1

CBN sells $125.3m to BDCs as naira stabilises

Preliminary data show Agric, manufacturing, telecoms, oil pulled Nigeria out of recession

‘NADDC will transform Nigeria into an automotive manufacturing hub in West Africa’

UK shoppers spend more on essentials as inflation rises

FG moves to stimulate economy by paying N2.7trn contractors obligation

First Bank’s drives inclusion, fosters convenience with *894# Quick Banking

Expectations high as BusinessDay Award Committee set to unveil 2017 Good Governance winners

TechPlus 2017 came, saw, and ‘conquered’

Less than 2% Nigerians have insurance policies – Adeosun

Fayose threatens to release 11 pictures of ailing President

New School Curriculum: Senate calls for calm

Makarfi victory at Supreme Court signals new dawn for opposition parties in Nigeria- Analysts

British insurer buys stake in Nigeria’s Zenith Life

S/Court verdict: Jonathan urges PDP members who left to return

PDP: It’s new dawn, no victor, no vanquished- Ekweremadu

Oil records slight gains as OPEC forecasts depressed demand next year

Osinbajo orders release of N1.6bn to 16 flood ravaged states

FG approves N2.7 trillion inherited debt payment to contractors, employees

Insurance industry needs FG to clear N8.4bn premium backlog – expert

Prospects seen in Nigeria’s corporate travels amid economic downturn

OPEC sees lower demand for its oil in 2018, points to surplus

Opposition lawmakers applaud Supreme Court ruling

NHIS scam: Reps accuse Health Minister of contempt

Update2: Supreme Court sack Sheriff as PDP chairman

Indigenous oil companies strategize ahead of IOCs planned $12bn divestments

UPDATE 1: Buhari recuperating fast in high spirit, says Osinbajo

Nigerian vice president back home after London visit to ailing president

BREAKING: Supreme court affirms Markafi as PDP chairman

Techplus 2017 positions Nigeria as leading ICT nation in Africa

BusinessDay 12 Jul 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

BusinessDay’s Akinmurele emerges tops as Bloomberg Media Initiative graduates 306

Reps step down motion on hike of PMS price

Naira weakens at investors’ window

Reps ask FG to halt implementation of controversial education curriculum

Ambode directs contractors to complete new model colleges

SMS accounts for 49% of bank charges

NSE opens week on a positive note, stocks gain N64bn

Nigeria plans to slow down on borrowing

Stanbic IBTC payment card, PTA incentives meet holidaymakers’ needs

World Population Day: Nigeria adds 52.22m people in 12 years

Sustaining current gains in diesel pricing

Gencos accused of rejecting gas supply

It’s time for real change

LSE says listed funds, REITs raise £5bn capital in H1

Economy: Senate meets CBN Gov, Finance Minister, bank chiefs

Osinbajo in London to see Buhari

NNPC renews pledge to sustain products supply

EFCC kicks against amnesty for treasury looters

Senate passes Compulsory Treatment and Care of Victims of Gunshots Bill

LGs, State Assemblies’ autonomy key constitution amendment issues – Ekweremadu

Recall: Saraki accuses Kogi Govt of sponsoring constituents

Meet founder and CEO of ScholarX

World Population Day: Nigeria adds 52.22 million people in 12 years

FG indicates plans to slow down borrowing as debt profile balloons

Service Chiefs demand special intervention fund

Nigeria’s proposed fiscal terms seen scuttling oil sector investments

Reps give 7-day ultimatum to Osinbajo to swear-in Ministers

Chinese company to invest $600 million in textile plant in Kano

FG approves 19 new Justices for the National Industrial Court

Leicester agree £25m deal to sign Man City striker Iheanacho

Etisalat Nigeria says change of name will not affect operations

Nigeria strategises to beat inflation by 2020

BusinessDay 11 Jul 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Flooding: Lagos to adopt holistic approach, tackle collapsed drainage

Property market adjusts slowly as economy enters recovery territory

RIRFHUD’s Q2 house price index to raise stakes at AHS 2017  

Hope rises for FX liquidity as GTB raises dollar withdrawal limit

Naira gains as CBN injects $142.5m into Forex market

Flour Mills Nigeria’s stellar performance validates growth strategy

Niger Insurance falls of the cliff as profit drops

Land buyers gain as Lagos deploys technology to ease title registration

So who won at the ANC policy conference?

Apapa: Contractor begins rehabilitation work

Fashiola commissions Kukwaba 2X60MVA 132/33KV TRX substation

This is not about Magu

The tragedy of flood in Lagos

Why increasing gas flaring penalty will not deter IOCs from flaring – experts

EU to facilitate more investments into Nigeria

ACBF, NILS sign $1m grant

FG commends FrieslandCampina WAMCO for pioneering local milk sourcing in Nigeria

Commuters stranded as BRT drivers protest in Lagos

Stranded pilgrims probe: Reps issue 24 hour ultimatum to Aviation Minister

Lukaku completes £75m deal switch to Man Utd

Tottenham not for sale, says Premier League club

Dogara urges State Assemblies to endorse financial autonomy

NSE transactions upbeat, index posts 0.48% growth

FG to complete Lagos-Ibadan rail December 2018 – Ameachi

Terrorism: Mali seeks Nigerian army support

‘Our work revolve around three focus areas using the Power Participation Initiative, Youth Opportunities, and Fiscal Justice Program’

43 winners emerged from the custom bidding process

Only 3m Nigerians have insurance policies, says Adeosun

Travelstart strengthens brand penetration in the Nigerian travel market

OPEC rules out deeper output cuts as it sets to cap Nigeria’s supply

UNILAG generates N5m from waste recycling

Stakeholders discuss impact of Nigeria’s oil, gas fiscal terms in Lagos tomorrow

Manufacturers’ spend on electricity jumps 121% as power supply worsens

Etisalat pulls out of Nigeria after loan talks collapse

Morning Rundown

From Boko Haram captivity to government captivity

BusinessDay 10 Jul 2017

Experts see no negative impact of flooding on property value

Sunday, July 09, 2017

Adeleke’s senatorial victory: End of road for APC in Osun – ex-minister Jelili Adesiyan

FMDQ honours Nwankwo, outgoing DG, DMO

Naira gains across forex market on CBN $254.3m injection

Equity trading value on NSE climbs 7.30% as financial services dominate

Hate speech, threat to Nigerian economy – Utomi

FG Capital Expenditure unlikely to dent infrastructure deficit

Insurance executive pay up 18% as stocks languish at 50 kobo per share

Executive, Legislature squabbles may slow economic recovery-analysts

World Bank to boost Lagos’ school infrastructure with $620m

Naira suffers marginal loss against dollar despite CBN’s intervention

AIB explains reasons for getting 5% PSC from FAAN

Sterling Bank commits to retail real estate financing

What is happening in Lagos?

Stakeholders pick holes in newly approved gas policy

Union Bank launches centenary celebration song at fun TGIF parties across Nigeria

Aregbesola congratulates Adeleke on election victory

Eko Disco attributes power outage to flood

Osun West: PDP’s victory, glimmer of hope for nation’s electoral system- Ekweremadu

Anambra and the path to budget reforms

Ethiopia unsettles Nigerians in transit over currency declaration

Mugabe sick, jets to Singapore for treatment

Group partners Google, ‎Obasanjo to fund science education in Africa

Flood: Eko Disco announces power cut in Ikoyi, V/Island

Balarabe Musa condemns Bill seeking Amnesty for treasury looters

Our victory at Osun West Senatorial bye-election reflects APC’s rejection, says PDP

Federal legislators differ on clamour for restructuring

Maitama Sule: Northern in origin, national in outlook

I am controversial because I am courageous, fearful – Fayose

For Gov Emmanuel, a prophet is indeed worthy of honour at home – Udoh

EPL clubs brace up for 2017-18 campaign

NFF, football stars show support for Ikeme

NCC debunks membership of Etisalat’s new board

PDP candidate Adeleke wins Osun West Senatorial Bye-election

BusinessDay 09 Jul 2017

The blossoming N96bn Aba shoe industry

Furore at NBC over alleged N2.5bn graft

Saturday, July 08, 2017

‘As long as man needs food, farming can never go out of fashion’

Restructuring is not a cure-all for Nigeria’s malady – Agbakoba

Group calls for harmonious relationship between Executive, Legislative arms

Government focuses on 34.2m Nigerian tax evaders to raise funds for infrastructure

Hot issues on Reps’ palms

Minister commends Unilever Nigeria’s commitment to growth of national economy

Tank Farms: The missing link in the search for solution to Apapa mess

Shareholders commend NPF Microfinance Bank management, receive dividend

Rumoured removal of CRK from school curriculum tantamount to islamization Nigeria- PFN scribe

Anambra guber: I have what it takes to make a difference, says Nwike, APC aspirant

NHF: Scheme so old yet so new

Osinbajo vs Saraki: Who blinks first?

Dangote to partner Kogi in agric, security, others

Sterling Bank tackles low-esteem among Women, promotes self-love

Ibibio nation set to honour Emmanuel

West Africa to meet South Africa through film

When Okrika chiefs storm Port Harcourt for Amanyanabo of Kirike

Experts say oral sex increases spread of gonorrhoea

‪Osun Senatorial Poll: APC records early lead

Osun Senatorial Poll: APC candidate confident of victory

Nigeria pledges support for ECONEC to ensure stability in W/African sub-region

Nigeria summons Cameroon’s envoy over Bakassi killings

FG determined to take Nigerians out of poverty – Onyeama

Osun Senatorial Poll: Voting materials, voters arrive polling booths

Kenya interior minister dies in hospital

Zimbabwe maize subsidy adds $118 million to mounting debt

Friday, July 07, 2017

Accion Microfinance Bank shareholders appoint new directors

2019: INEC Chairman swears in 14 new RECs

IGI restructures, name new management

Founders reflect on making Yaba epicentre of technology in Nigeria

22 ships discharge petroleum products, other commodities in Lagos

NPA, stakeholders meet to sustain Presidential Order on Port Operations

World Bank backs Lagos Govt. to tackle education sector challenges

Obaseki approves N2m for herdsmen attack victims

Badoo: 87 suspects arrested, 20 declared wanted   

Banks tap two advisers to manage Etisalat sale

Man City’s Kelechi Iheanacho close on £25m Leicester City move

Eagles goalkeeper Ikeme diagnosed with acute Leukaemia

NSE said to suspend 17 companies from trading shares

Ambode assures investors of ease of infrastructure, doing business

BusinessDay 07 Jul 2017

Ambode enlists monarchs’ support to tackle cultists, kidnappers

Thursday, July 06, 2017

NSE market indices post first growth in July, up by 0.16%

Airtel’s digital journalism training begins August 21

Naira falls at inter-bank, investors window

Household income under pressure as food prices remain high

Lagos introduces ‘Land Administration Campuses’ for seamless transactions

FG launches roadmap on demographic dividend to boost investment in youth population

Ebonylife TV at 4: The life and times of Africa’s first black entertainment network

A toast at The Office Bar

CITN supports FG on voluntary assets, income declaration scheme

Storm is over for FBN as CSL rates stock a buy

New approach to waste management raises hope for good public health

Government to close all open drug markets in July – Minister

Nigerians need dividends of tax money to encourage compliance – Andersen Tax managing partner

Ngozi Princewill Utchay, helping you optimise your image and presence through branding

Nigeria lacks discipline to court capital, investors say

Estimated billing by Discos

Eterna Plc’s profit surges 221% in 2016

Eagles needs to work extra against Cameroon- Kanu

Again, Patience Jonathan seeks Reps’ protection from security agencies

Protest as Dogara fails to swear-in new member

Stakeholders seek greater roles for private sector in Oil & Gas export free zone

Alleged N650m fraud: Court grants Akinjide’s bail application

Moodys rates Dangote Cement higher than Nigeria

Escalating crisis between legislature, executive may slow economy

Senate approves NYSC for National Open University graduates

Gov. Ambode vows to stamp out ‘Badoo’ in Ikorodu

7 ships arrive Lagos ports with petrol, other commodities

Nigeria’s return to JP Morgan Index seen not earlier than 9 months away

Reps direct NCC to embark on audit of telcos

Lagos hosts ‘Africa’s largest tech gathering’

Sage unveils software solutions for more SME freedom

Increasing demand to bump price of bitcoin to $5000

Nigeria slip to 39th place in July FIFA Ranking

Excess Nigeria cargoes halts oil’s one-week bullish run

Edo rejects passage of grazing bill

Data centre architecture and security is key to user confidence in ERPs

Malami’s statement distorted, says presidency

Climate Change action needs to go beyond Paris accord- Macron

Calabar viewing centre tragedy: Senate blames NERC, PHEDC

BusinessDay 06 Jul 2017

CBN announces bids for retail auction

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Reps to probe NIS over alleged abuse of expatriate quota

New dawn for Nigeria’s gas sector, as experts optimistic on policy speeding up diversification

INEC, UNDP restate commitment to strengthen electoral process

Nigeria financial sector loses N2.19bn to fraudsters

African carriers record largest freight volume of 27.6% in May

Flour Mills hit by soaring finance costs as profit slumps

Gov. Al-Makura flags off fertiliser distribution

‘Our partners can make N500, 000 on a monthly basis’

BusinessDay readers donate N110, 000 to Catfish dealer

We will maintain high standard in yam export – Oklan boss

Update1: FG to sell own stakes in privatised assets

Ikeja Electric debt rises to N88bn

FG is committed to developing agric sector – Oyegun

‘MMA2 is a great story of pioneering PPP initiative in Nigeria’s aviation sector’

SON isolates fake from genuine cosmetics products in Lagos

FG to release names of suspected looters intermittently

The Next Economic Powerhouse? Poland

Lacazette joins Arsenal for club record £46.5m from Lyon

Southern Senators Form Union to rival Northern Senators Forum

FG prepares to divest own stake in privatized entities

NIS under over alleged abuse of expatriate quota

FSDH Merchant Bank raises N14.40bn in commercial paper

Time for administrative control of Naira over says Emefiele

2017 Hajj: Reps summon aviation minister, NCAA, Ethiopian Airline

Volvo to go electric and hybrid only starting in 2019

Nominees to Senate: FEC distances self from Osinbajo’s position

Addax to pay $32mn to settle Swiss bribery charges

NLNG to spend N150m for refurbishment of jetties in Lagos

NMRC out with disruptive technologies to consolidate housing market

Restructuring alone can’t solve Nigeria’s problem

Naira reverses gains at investors’ window

Eni aligns with World Bank on access to energy, gas flaring reduction in Africa

Bank directors want CBN policies to impact consumers in market

Multiple taxation impedes ease of doing business in Ogun – ABEOCCIMA

Nigeria can save N2trn from wheat importation– NCGA

Senators declare war against Osinbajo over Magu

Why Jonathan must appear before Reps’ panel on Malabu oil deal – Atunwa

BusinessDay 05 Jul 2017

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Update1: NNPC secures $2bn discounts on renegotiated upstream contracts

‘We have great confidence in the Nigerian market’

FG leaves IOCs confused over $6.2 billion JV cashcall agreement

Stakeholders task FG on infrastructural gaps in agribusiness

The redemption of Nick Leeson

FirstBank shows strength in S&P ratings

Credit Infrastructure Modernisation: Two down, more to go

After 30 years of neglect, Ogun partners investors to reconstruct Atan-Agbara road

Nigerian investment research industry gets a boost

How to establish a plantain, banana plantation

Anambra NLC expresses dismay over non take off of CPS

Nigeria’s excess crude account now rated among world’s worst governed funds

May & Baker is best performing stock on NSE in H1

Guinness Nigeria gets SEC, NSE approvals to float N39.7bn issue

N864m fraud: Court adjourns former FCT Minister’s trial to Oct. 17

Recall: Senate rebukes INEC

Airtel’s CEO Ogunsanya advises youths to brace up for leadership

Citibank grants N500m loans to Nigeria’s Microfinance bank

Reps probe N1.195bn extra-budgetary spending

Nigeria’s debt manageable – Udoma

Reps urge decentralisation in prison management

AEDC, ZTE sign pact to distribute 30,000 pre-paid meters

VR in travel and hospitality; is it a fad?

Bitcoin could hit $4000, says Goldman Sachs

Vincent Enyeama’s Lille future is in doubt

Ande launches entrepreneurial ecosystem snapshot of Lagos

FG loses N2trn to contracts awarded by MDAs in 7 years – Reps allege

N2.5bn fraud : FG arraigns 2 Chinese, a Nigerian

Concerns heighten over decline in routine immunization in Nigeria

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President Buhari’s job safe despite indefinite sick leave

Why we intervened in Etisalat $1.2bn debt crisis- FG

Senate suspends confirmation of Executive nominations

Nigeria’s tax amnesty

Etisalat Nigeria new board to be led by CBN official

‘Technology is disrupting customer service experience’

Industry 4.0 – How West African businesses can get ahead

Regulators step in to save Etisalat Nigeria from collapse

NNPC secures $2bn discounts on renegotiated contracts

Osinbajo tasks AU on standby force, peace fund

BusinessDay 04 Jul 2017

Monday, July 03, 2017

We are ready for Osun Senatorial Bye Election – INEC, NYSC, security agencies

Ecobank FIntech challenge 2017 winners revealed

CBN injects another $195m into forex market  

Telecom submarine cable restored after days of clog in internet traffic

Budget 2017: ‘Full implementation of capital project key to economic recovery’

Collapse of Nigeria’s economy tied to fall in education

How Uber is significantly changing the dynamics of transport with technology 

CBN issues exposure draft on BVN operations, watch-list

Restructuring Waiting for Tinubu & Buhari

Falling Eurobond yields signal improved risk assessment of Nigeria

Easy Home: Lafarge Africa’s new definition for affordable housing

Lesssons from the Etisalat saga

FirstBank Nigeria makes changes to its official website 

I&E FX window offers Nigeria light at end of the tunnel

Natural gas, renewable to top energy demand growth by 2040

Investment in local refining capacity growth option for Oil/ gas industry – experts

Expectation high as Mixta Real Estate’s N4.5bn bond listing targets housing delivery

Fate of North East and IDPs

INEC releases time-table to recall Dino Melaye

Buhari, Osinbajo mourns Maitama Sule

CJN decry enormous scrutiny of the Judiciary

6 Valuable Tips For Networking 

Dogara faults deployment of military during peaceful period

ECOWAS restates commitment to economic development of sub-region

Customs commences electronic auction of seized goods

Osinbajo signs Diaspora Commission Bill

Edo to grow grasses for commercial purposes across 18 LGAs

Counsel’s absence stalls trial of former Chief of Staff

Nigeria flags off multidrug resistant tuberculosis centre

President Mugabe donates $1m to AU Foundation

Italian Style Macaroni #BDFoods

Maitama Sule: Nigeria has lost a nationalist, says Saraki

The problem is not the plane

NURTW wants FG to revive moribund tyre companies

Barclays Bank to shut down seven branches in Kenya

Microsoft plans sack of employees around the world

Germany dump Chile to win FIFA Confederations Cup

Lafarge partners FRSC, VIO for safety in Cross River

Breaking News: Yusuf Maitama Sule, Danmasanin Kano is dead

Interswitch to drive mVisa integration into mobile banking apps

Update1: Osinbajo in Ethiopia for AU Summit

Osinbajo heads to Addis Ababa for 29th AU Summit 

BusinessDay 03 Jun 2017

Sunday, July 02, 2017

FG to provide enough fertiliser for farmers in 2017

FG to enhance tax administration via automatic exchange information

Banks’ exposure to Etisalat Nigeria by numbers

Elumelu commends Afreximbank

Asset managers book half-year profits, reshuffle portfolio

Five fascinating business facts – Part 24

At last, a tax amnesty is here

Restructuring- Telling them what they want to hear

Egeonu, Ednet Computers  CEO, shows what Nigerian job seekers are missing

Nigerian minority shareholders closing-in on transferred Etisalat shares

NERC may look to third party for electicity metering, supplies

Snap shot of Lender’s NPLs in Q1

Should you bring your children into the family business?

Prepare for generational changes by putting in place a will

Aisha Buhari returns to London

Iran to sign gas deal with France’s Total and China’s CNPC

No plan to Islamise Nigeria, Onaiyekan tells Christians

FG will fulfill every promise to youths, Imoukhuede assures job seekers

APC pressurising INEC to shift Osun West Senatorial Bye Election, CNPP alleges

France pledges $9m to new African anti-terror force

Gowon urges Nigerians to shun violence acts capable of dividing Nigeria

Boxing world shocked with Pacquiao-Horn verdict

Ekiti state gov. Fayose sacks cabinet

South East governors call for implementation of 2014 Confab Report

Agusto upgrades Access Bank’s rating to Aa-

Not yet uhuru for Chibok residents

‘Why I am pulling other widows out of widowhood fangs’

Drum of war and the urgency of restructuring

Uncertainty over July 3 public notice by INEC to recall Melaye

Queens College, St. Finbarr’s College emerge winners in GTBank Masters Cup

‘To move forward, Nigeria must do something about leadership, change its name and constitution’

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Vodacom targets development of female talents in ICT

Kwankwaso, ethnic sentiment and 2019 ambition

In Case Of Emergency

Stakeholders agree on restructuring plan for Etisalat

Government, agencies akimbo in face of flood warnings

Adesina’s World Food Prize- an honour well deserved

Supreme Court ruling confers power of Appropriation on National Assembly – Reps

How basic income solves capitalism’s fundamental problem and what stands in its way

Liquidity as moral burden on mortgage system

University Dons fault 2017 Budget

Sketches With Zebulon

There’s always room for you, all the seats are not taken

Osinbajo’s sermon on life, death, taxes and the nation

Rivers: Security under Zaki Ahmed

Herculean tasks await members

Midwives deliver lives

Analogue senators in 21st Century

Our target is to groom youths to create jobs – IEDUMAN

CBN to support funding of cooperative agency to ensure financial inclusion

Nigeria optimistic for seat at UN Human Rights Commission

Minor fire at Federal Ministry of Health headquarters in Abuja

Aircraft utilisation low in Nigeria amid poor landing aids, low purchasing power

NIMASA urges ship owners to gainfully engage qualified Nigerian seafarers

‘Tackling youth unemployment requires strong public, private collaboration’

IMF approves $312 million 3-year credit for Chad

Congo declares Ebola outbreak over after four deaths

Everton complete deal for Nigerian forward Onyekuru

Experts see appointment of 14 new CMDs, MDs creating substantiality in health sector

EFCC records 113 convictions in 6 months – Magu

World leaders gather to honour Kohl