Businessday Nigeria Archive for August 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Why we need a plan for life after oil

Nobel Carpets crashes price of Rugs to celebrate Eid – Kabir

SERAP to Buhari: End monitoring of Nigerians on social media

Sweeper says paying children’s school fees is her greatest worry

Etihad Aviation Group recognises partnership with women for Emirati Women’s Day

Nigeria still not leveraging its tourist attractions amid economic downturn

NNPC increases gas supply to power plants by 123% – report

Liverpool agree £40m deal with Arsenal for Oxlade-Chamberlain

Nigeria pledges protection for Islamist militants who surrender

U.S government probe Sinopec over Nigeria payments

Allianz acquires 98% equity stake in Nigeria’s Ensure Insurance

FG generates $8.2billion from air transport annually

WATCH: Facts and Research

Winners emerge at NAA youth agric-essay competition

FG approves $5.792bn for 3050MW Hydro Power project

Kidnapper Evans pleads guilty in court

Makarfi inaugurates caretaker committees for Lagos, Kwara States

Continent Worldwide Hotels announces first hotel in Africa

How to gain and develop digital talent and skills

Employers and non-remittance of employee’s pensions

Effective 24-hour port operations go beyond executive order

How to manage a business crisis

Mubadala here to help at last

Major health care deal may be on the cards

Has Nigeria not borrowed internationally since 2013? Minister misses mark

Knowing your airport rights

Business & Economy

Arafat: Saraki urges pilgrims to pray for Nigeria, Buhari

How technology innovations are changing learning processes and standards

Our trending stories today

Have you heard the song by Tasha Cobbs feat Nicki Minaj and the controversy?

The power of referrals

Banks holding out against foreign buyers

Eid-el-Kabir: Police assure FCT residents of adequate security – AIG

Anambra PDP primaries: We were threatened – Umahi

BusinessDay 30 Aug 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Banks hit by slow growth in deposits, as customers prefer T – bills, FX purchase

So what’s happening at Oando (2)?

Pan African Towers Limited gets NCC approval for collocation in Nigeria

NIMASA engages NNPC, CBN to change crude oil trading policy, reduce ship financing cost

Automakers hold back from Nigeria over delay in NAIDP bill

Nigeria’s food security agenda: The place of SMEs in rice production

How local oil firms can stay competitive in next oil licensing rounds

Local content gains traction with $200m intervention fund

Sokoto establishes textile factory to boost employment, economy

First Marginal Fields B2B matchmaking event underway

c opens 60,000 metric-tonne fertiliser plant in Edo

Major shake-up in NNPC, over 50 top executives affected

Group empowers over 2,000 women in Epe

Pentagon notifies U.S. Congress of $593 mln military sale to Nigeria

FG to connect Kebbi, Zamfara, Sokoto states with rail lines

NIRSAL commences nation-wide program to support rice growers

More Academy, FG to hold Mortgage & Real Estate stakeholders luncheon

Canon stuns market with innovative product range

Why NNPC’s aim to triple domestic gas supply by 2020 is untenable?

NNPC appoints new executives, rejigs management

Nigeria’s lack of pesticide policy and challenge of export worthiness

Why 2017 is the year for private equity in Africa

Looking for cheapest places to study at a top university?

Smart Cities Set to Change Nigeria Forever – HPE Nigeria

Ganduje wants FG to site commodity certification centre in Kano

In numbers: How Hurricane Harvey is battering the US oil market

Gas flaring: How Nigeria burnt $4.9bn in 5 years

Saraki off to Saudi Arabia for Hajj

FG, BOI launch N5bn funding support for Artisanal ,Small Scale Miners

NNPC says it sent 123% more gas to power plants in June

WATCH: Episode 2 – Pensions

TCN wheeled out 72,261.7 mw of electricity in four weeks – official

Eid-el-Kabr: Prices of rams soar in Kano, drop in Katsina- Survey

Arts and Life

FRSC deploys patrol vehicles, tow trucks, ambulances during public holidays

LSETF: LASG grants N4.5bn to 5,527 entrepreneurs in one year

Nigeria targets 100% compliance to port facilities code – NIMASA

Rep hails Buhari’s approach at revamping Nigeria’s economy

NGO trains 235 primary school teachers on classroom management

Nigeria to save N3trn from local content usage—Onu

Celebrating one of the greatest authors of our century

Minister inaugurates N500m data centre for stock exchange

Our trending stories for today

BusinessDay 29 Aug 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

‘In Gregory University, we combine theory and practical’

How Africa can prepare for the growth of Artificial Intelligence

Equity trading rises to 1.532bn shares as NSE admits savings bond

Rebooting Nigerian universities

Meat, bread prices soar, as inflation trends down

Medical Tourism

Imperial City: An island urban community with ambitious infrastructure master-plan

Reducing contracting cycle, transparency, can bring oil cost to $15 pb

Quantum Global Sub-Saharan Africa’s fastest growing investment company in 2017

Unity of Actions must sync with words

Enhancing leadership: Mentoring and crises in the C-Suit

Why I withdrew from Anambra PDP guber primary –  Stella Oduah

NBA star Daniel Ochefu to make debut for D’Tigers

Maritime security: NIMASA moves to achieve 100% compliance to ISPS Code

FOU Customs intercepts bags of expired smuggled rice, Indian hemp in Lagos

Deaths averted as Lagos demolishes 57 distressed buildings

Nigeria flares N1.5trn worth of gas in 5 years

Buhari Congratulates D’Tigress on African Basketball victory

Oduah, others protest at Anambra PDP primaries

Delta says no to frivolous spending as state clocks 26

PIND, association expose farmers to ease access to modern farming implements

Omolewa partners NOA to fight cancer

‘$1.3bn Zungeru 700mw hydropower plant 47% completed’

Udom reiterates need for naval war college in A’Ibom

State house briefing: Buhari pleased with economic progress

High interest rate blamed on financial institutions’ failure to take risk

Abia boosts commitment to Aba ICD project with 20% equity stake

NIP accounts for 73% of gains in e-payment transactions

Nigeria’s inflation drops to 16.05 % in July – NBS

iFlix local video content is just as diverse as our international content.

NDIC extends DIS capacity building programme to Ghana

PFA bond portfolios to see haircut on new accounting rules

Nigeria wins Women Afrobasket for 3rd time after 12 years

Banks reward shareholders with N29.68 billion interim dividend pay-out

WATCH: Branding is one of the most important elements of your craft

Nigeria has best statisticians in the world – official

Kwara Govt. approves N937m for contractors

Nigerian annual inflation slows in July to 16.05%

BusinessDay 28 Aug 2017

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Adopt Asian model to grow SMEs, LCCI urges FG

Five fascinating business facts – Part 32

How Chibuzor’s Africlaim redefines service delivery in aviation sector  

Perhaps, we can now dump our fear of a “Naira Float.”

FG faces financial uncertainty as investors shun new bond issue

Back to school tips

Real cost of ASUU strike

N30trn revenue loss: MAN tackles Senate over issuance of arrest on CEOs

Aig-Imokhuede says NSE to introduce West Africa’s first exchange-traded derivatives

Capacity in food and beverage industry rises to 60%

Prestige, Munic Re packages new medical international product

Women Afrobasket: D’Tigress defeat Mali to book Spain 2018 ticket

Nwoye wins APC’s Anambra guber ticket

GEEP: BoI disburses funds to over 1,000 Plateau women

We don’t sell crude oil from hotel rooms, says NNPC

Our leaders have for so long paid lip service to wealth creation – Aderinwale

‘Nigeria’s unity far from settled, negotiable’

FG’s negligence leaves federal courts in dilapidated state

Aliko Dangote’s Bloomberg interview

‘Market forces should not be used to determine exchange rate of naira’

A week of mixed feelings as Buhari returned

Buhari’s anti-graft crusade and supportive legislation

Akwa Ibom to spend N2bn on proposed governor’s lodge in Lagos

Remita Corporate Champions Cup reaches amazing finals

Saturday, August 26, 2017

UCL group stage draw: Mourinho wary of dangerous draw

Kwara spent over N7bn on 20 road projects in one year – KWSG 

BusinessDay 27 Aug 2017

3 die during protest over demolition of Owerri market

Rat as a metaphor

The Canvas: How SPDC mobilises new attitude, new thinking in Niger Delta

FG formally moves to revoke Kanu’s bail

How praying for other’s businesses paves way for you

When social media comments cross national redline

Lateef Raji and the arrogance of death

Senatorial victory at Appeal Court: Rivers APC celebrates Abe, Uchendu

Why MRA enlists Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority into FoI’s Hall of Shame

Friday, August 25, 2017

Peace at last?

Nigeria overnight lending rate drops 12% on liquidity injection

NNPC urges indigenous firms to bid for 30 marginal fields

Stella Oduah threatens to withdraw from Anambra guber race

Ecobank raises MasterCard limits for international spend

Cabbage Melon (Egusi) Soup

WATCH: Editors Picks

Buhari meeting with APC, PDP leaders

Flour miller targets 40,000 jobs with N2bn sorghum plant investment

Nigeria bond sale wobbles over low yield say traders

BusinessDay 25 Aug 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Camp GTBank kicks off in Lagos

When the kids came out to play

Access Bank continues winning streak as earnings spike

Risk, benefits seen as N6.5 trn Pension Funds adopt IFRS

Football enthusiasts hail Rohr’s killer squad

Geometric Power seen boosting real estate investment in Aba

Why Nigeria fails to attract FDIs

What is the cost of abandoned offgrid power projects in rural Nigeria?

Stem cell therapy: proffering hope for special needs patients

Osinbajo vs the Senate: the fight for PenCom

Renewables, energy efficiencies seen cutting carbon emissions

 Entertainment industry funding gains traction with N1bn IPO

FG to review housing sector procurement requirements and guidelines

FG assures to step up on aviation security

Arewa Youths Suspends October 1 Quit notice to Igbos

Baby Driver “The Fantastic Baby Driver”

9mobile attributes service disruption to data centre failure

Nigeria’s GT Bank trades off-market deals worth $9.2mn

Caution may be creeping in to emerging markets – IIF

NANS condemns 120 cut off mark for university admissions

Korea pledges support for Nigeria’s economic recovery plan

North West youth groups stage pro-Buhari rally

Does Nigeria have the world’s most girls out-of-school, as activist Malala claimed?

Afreximbank target Nigerian investors in $300m equity offering

NDE to empower 1,800 youths on active small scale entrepreneurship

BoI rolls out plans to recover N8.4bn from 53 delinquent debtors

2017 Men’s Afrobasket: NBBF invites 2 Kwara Falcons players to national team

Buhari ratifies agreement with UAE on illicit cash flows

14 Nigerians graduate from Chevron’s capacity development programme

The quagmire of freeing up Nigerian ports

Nigeria’s oil sector gets $200 million content intervention fund

World Wrestling Championships: Adekuoroye places Nigeria on medals table for first time

Women Afrobasket: Senegal bows to Nigeria’s pressure 54-58 in final Group match

Pepkor Africa denies recording low sales

Afreximbank introduces $300m equity offering to Nigerian investors

Register to attend the premier Interswitch Connect Conference, Exhibition and Breakouts.

Expert urges banks to revamp nation’s mortgage market

NPA to increase bilateral ties with foreign firms – MD

Ease of Doing Business: Kano State Govt. woos investors with land

Access Bank posts N246.6bn gross earnings in first 6 months in 2017

Ajimobi advocates resource control, fiscal discipline

BusinessDay 24 Aug 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Are Nigeria’s institutions damaged beyond repair?

UK, US, Singapore and Belgium account for 74% of capital inflow into Nigeria

CBN, Amo Farms collaborate to kick start ABP for poultry farmers

‘Within six months, we have stabilised Arik’s operations’

Total’s Egina FPSO to sail away to Nigeria

Dell EMC champions next generation datacenter discourse

Hate speech is bad for the economy

Shongai Packaging’s export drive commended by Nigerian Government

Consumer spending picks up with jump in retail sales

Religion must be kept separate from the state

Mutual Funds assets in record high of N333bn on Money Market growth

Nigerian pension fund assets: Unveiling the inherent risks

Forex turnover rises to $146m as CBN auctions N193.14bn TB

Reps urge Buhari to sign National Assembly budget office bill

15 million Nigerians still lack access to potable water, says UNICEF 

PDP inaugurates caretaker committees for Ogun, Kebbi, Borno States

Devolution of power, review of revenue formular long overdue – Stakeholders

Alter Ego : “The Lawyer with a Split Personality”

Fintechs shape competition but fail to claim dominance in financial services

NIPCO Plc raises stake in Nigerian fuel retailer

NNPC, IOCs plan joint security to curb oil, gas sabotage

Suspended SGF, DG NIA: Buhari receives panel report to study, decide soon

Ten Nigerian startups jostle for Seedstars’ $500,000 funding

Expert lauds SEC move to promote electronic issuance of annual report

Why CBN interventions fail to save Naira

Monetary policy offers limited tools for economic recovery – Emefiele

VIDEO: Businessday Facts and research

Researcher wants FG to implement local content policy in oil, gas sector

England striker Rooney retires from international football

7 athletes for 40th World Armwrestling Championships in Budapest

2018 FIFA W/Cup qualifier: Rohr names squad for Cameroon tie

FG working to release fund for next batch of retirees—PenCom

National Red Line

FAAC: Revenue drops by N184.2bn as FG, states, LGs share N467.8bn in August

Adeosun appointed Chairperson, ECOWAS Bank for Investment, Development

$823m Abuja metro rail ready by December, says contractor

NSE market capitalisation rises by N130bn in positive trading

Sokoto State Govt. pays N1.8bn to UNICEF to boost education, health, sanitation

Buhari cancels FEC, to receive report on SGF, DG today

BusinessDay 23 Aug 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Nascon Allied profit surge, lifted by growth in revenue

Shoprite Nigeria sales up 48.2% as group turnover hits N3.86 trillion

The church and society

New quest for renewables across Africa

Insecurity threatens $1bn W-Africa Gas Project

BUA engages Swiss firm on Katsina textile garment, cluster development

Oil, gas fiscal strategy: Growing vs. redistributing the pie

Banks that offer higher interest rates on target savings

Nigeria’s poultry production receives boost with Natnupreneur Scheme

As 75% Lumpsum Withdrawal Bill threaten retirees sustenance in retirement

Fintech puts pressure on profits of financial service firms

ASUU rules out negotiation on salaries, allowances

Osinbajo confident investment in Nigeria remains smartest business decision

‘We Must Look Inwards to Grow Economy’ says Emefiele

My four months experience using Infinix Hot S smartphone

Makarfi’s fails to reconcile Kwara PDP

Centre LSD pushes for governance accountability via Open Govt’ partnership implementation

Labour unhappy over state of power sector despite N11trn injected so far

JAMB pegs 2017 cut off mark for universities at 120

Investment inflows into Nigerian economy surge $1.8 bn in 3 months

Barcelona sue Neymar over world record transfer to PSG

NIMASA moves to curb impact of excessive gas emission on maritime domain

M.I Abaga to headline the Real Deal Experience music tour in Abuja

UNICEF raises alarm over 83 children used as ‘human bombs’ in 8 months 

Flooding: Saraki urges states to take proactive measures

CBN boosts Forex market with $195m

UBEC set for National Basic Education sector plan

Buhari assures Southeast will get its fair share

Statistics can help advance fight against corruption — Don

VeeLosophy- The Destiny Shaper.

Buhari meeting with Service Chiefs

Infrastructure, finance, law limiting Universal Health Coverage

Group cautions Femi Fani-Kayode on anti Buhari utterance

NCDMB to launch NCI fund with N72bn

Don advises FG to conduct corruption survey in MDAs

AFEX hopes for justice over police seizure of its N85mn grain stock

Buhari’s speech, a missed opportunity – PDP

World Bank Implementation Support Team begins project inspection in Edo

Shoprite Usave celebrates first year in Nigeria

BusinessDay 22 Aug 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

On the African prospects of Islamic finance

UnityKapital Assurance grows top line, boost profit with oil and gas contribution

Competition heats up in insurance as Willis, Marsh make new Nigeria acquisitions

Suppression of dissent: how far can we travel?

Geometric Power to light up Aba in 5 months

FG to review trade, investment agreements 57 years after

​Bloomberg eyes five new markets for financial journalism training

Why Nigeria needs a regulatory framework for blockchain technology

The Return Of The Lion King

Siemens states benefits of digital revolution for oil and gas industry

Nigeria targets $15/barrel cost of oil production

NNPC unveils investors for Port Harcourt, Warri refineries

National Assembly receives Buhari resumption letter

NSC to develop modern traffic management system for Apapa in 18 months

APC inaugurates 7-member reconciliation committee for Kogi

Access Bank deepen customers interface with new loyalty solution

Oyegun eulogizes Buhari for addressing restructuring and national unity

Nigeria’s Second-largest Jobs Site Launches Resource Centre to Aid Career Development

Federal allocations to state governments fell 40% in half year 2017

BREAKING: FirstNation exits airline business for charter over insufficient fleet size

Nigeria worst hit by Lassa fever in 2017 – FG

BUA engages Swiss firm on Katsina textile cluster

IBM provides scholarship for women to attend cyber security conference

We are delighted to have PMB back – Atiku

FG spent N1.3trn on capital projects in 2016, says Osinbajo

Investors in property on Lekki corridor risk losing money

FGN savings bonds: DMO DG says about 7,000 investors subscribed in five months

No zoning of Anambra APC Governorship election

Kano expenses n4.3bn in oversea sponsorship of students

Buhari to work from home, sends letter to NASS

Persons with disabilities demand full inclusion into electoral process in Nigeria

We’re committed to developing youths in businesses, says Nestle

Chicken Noodles Stir Fry

Absence of African history in school curricular is very unfortunate

Buhari’s national broadcast reaffirms FG’s commitment to national unity, says ex-Rep

Katsina state govt to train 8,000 farmers on production of tomatoes

Electricity: Kwara LG Secretariat disconnected for 4 years over N4.8m debt

Buhari reads riot act, insists nation’s unity not negotiable

BusinessDay 21 Aug 2017

Sunday, August 20, 2017

9mobile risks losing more subscribers due to poor service

How to navigate Apapa as road repairs firm up

Nigeria banking outlook positive as liquidity constraints ease

BD Monday Cartoon

Being “kobo” wise but “naira” foolish with our refineries

Time short for Buhari govt to make impact, say analysts

Sanction against flouters of corporate governance not enough – NIM

BoI targets N1.2trn for MSMEs by 2019

How Juliet Udejinta turned creativity and passion into N10m venture

Palm Oil producers continue growth streak as H1 sales soar

Nigeria’s trade-off to amend NLNG Act seen too high

Kachikwu: Refineries are scraps, discard them

NNPC GMD advises public against pipeline vandalism

Shell JV raises alarm over safety risks  concerning occupation of oil facilities

FG sets up Technical Committee on safe use of Benzoin, Ascorbic Acid in foods

FG, States & LGs share N2.8 trillion in six months

APC insincere about restructuring –  PDP

TUC, others elated by Buhari’s health status

Oko-Oba Agege abattoir where unethical practices, negligence rule

Chelsea’s £224m wage bill second highest in EPL

Power consumers, DisCos confused over new self-help meter supply directive 

UNEP Report: Financial insight and other matters in the Ogoni Clean-up exercise

Buhari’s recovery is symbolic of Nigeria’s recovery- Osinbajo

Senate warns PenCom, CCB, ICPC nominees not to resume before confirmation

Suspension of History in Nigerian schools a huge mistake – Obasanjo

Africa’s top lawyers take bold stand on reforms, investments, business competitiveness

Lack of succession plan ruining businesses in Nigeria – Obasanjo

When peaceful protest goes violent

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Bribe payers and takers in this administration? Don’t tell me nonsense!

After PDP convention, what next?

BusinessDay 20 Aug 2017

LaLiga new season to kick off despite terror attack

We will partner with GE, others in diversifying the economy and creating jobs – Minister

Pleasant surprises as Dangote Cement retailers get N500m product

Unfavourable exchange rate threatens 700 BDCs’ operation

The cry of a Niger Delta oil insider: We are travelling on a doomed journey – Igo Weli

Why I’m contesting for Anambra guber race, by Ufodike

APC threatens court action over Cross River LG poll

Maximizing potentials of cassava with FIIRO technology

Where are the mortgage products for informal sector?

Fanning the embers of ‘war’ at Abia College of Health

Lagos reviews grey areas in taxation

Boska provides free healthcare for traders in Agbara

Jobs are  outsourced to deny employees right to retirement benefits – Ibharalu

PDP asks Buhari to fix Nigeria’s economy with his return from London

Dogara welcomes President, pledges Reps loyalty

Buhari’s return will impact economy, security – Yari, Ganduje

Research

JAMB builds 5000-seater capacity CBT centres in four states

Saraki welcomes Buhari

Breaking News: President Buhari arrives Nigeria from London

Buhari’s return has nothing to do with protests- Adesina 

ICPC decries Nigeria’s budgeting system for lacking impetus for national development

Proactive, responsive governance key to Senate’s performance, says Saraki

NYSC members urged to be patriotic, play active role in uniting Nigeria

Dangote eyes $50bn investment outside Africa

NDIC seeks to bar bank directors from accessing loans

NRC resumes Lagos-Kano train services after repairs on collapsed bridge

Osinbajo orders PENCOM, ICPC, CCB appointees to resume

Senate recovers N120b, summons firms over revenue scam

Finally Buhari returns home, to address Nigerians Monday

Friday, August 18, 2017

IPOB recants, Anambra governorship election to hold

Consumer empowerment: Why Remita app stands out

How a cryptocurrency-powered financial industry will emerge

Girl’s Trip

UNIDO boosts FG’s job creation drive through entrepreneurship development  

How Oworonshoki will emerge Lagos’ new transport hub

Baru to Pipeline Vandals

Every child matters – Osae Brown

NGO to counsel 600 secondary school students on career choice

Ahmed Alimi Wins 7Up Harvard Business School Scholarship

Ahmed Alimi wins 7Up Harvard Business School Scholarship

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo leaves Nigeria

ASUU strike: UNIABUJA to sanction non-compliant members

Total invests $10bn in Nigeria’s oil sector in 5 years

ICRC presents Fashola with Outline Business Case certificates

ICRC promises speedy PPP projects preparation

Oyo to rehabilitate 100 schools with N1.9bn within 6 months

Buhari’s health has improved tremendously, says Dogara 

INEC inaugurates 20-member inter-agency committee on e-voting

BusinessDay 18 Aug 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Forex turnover jumps to $265.59m at investors window

Reps probe N11bn unrecovered loan

NWPL: Clubs jostle for N5m prize money

Surge in group life business bolster Niger insurer’s premium income

‘Why Potters Foundation is talking about executive health’

Nigeria leads rest of Africa in e-commerce opportunity

Nigerian banks are getting better at tapping fintech talents

Love your mum as hard as you can

Lafarge says has capacity to generate 220MW clean energy

All eyes on The Next Titan

Opportunities for PayGo solar system is huge in Nigeria – Tsitrinbaum

Imperatives for attracting FDIs

Folashade Ambrose Medebem, challenging the status quo, making a difference

Hoteliers lament multiple taxation 

Saraki, Dogara visit Buhari in London 

Family of three feared dead in Abuja flooding

UPDATED: ASUU likely to call off strike early next week

Can PDP match APC on media power?

Barcelona: Van rams into crowds in Ramblas tourist area

Light In The Tunnel

ASUU strike: Universities won’t be exempted from TSA, FG insists

NSE gradually recovers form three-day loss as investors gain N73.828bn

ASUU likely to resume work on Monday

Benihana Japanese Fried Rice

FG finally hands over State House Marina to Lagos

Malala gets a place  at Oxford

Ebonyi releases N1.5b for pension, gratuity arrears

Stop insulting the sensibilities of Nigerians, BMSG tells PDP

ASUU strike: Abandon rhetoric, address the education sector

Dangote Group disburses N850m compensation for sugar refinery project

Hard bargaining, not another magic plan, will get S/Africa’s economy growing

Mass burials being held for Sierra Leone mudslide victims 

Kenya opposition leader will go to Supreme Court over disputed elections

N400bn spends on bribes in Nigeria annually – NBS

Nigeria has $41bn plan to diversify away from oil,  Amaechi

Dangote will fire Wenger if he buys Arsenal

Dangote sets site on US, Europe with $20bn investment  

FG takes hardline on hate speech, calls it terrorism

In diaries, Chibok girls say kidnap by Boko Haram was accidental

The Attitude Deficit in Nigeria’s Fresh Graduates

Sage positions payroll software for online tax administration in Nigeria

BusinessDay 17 Aug 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

We’re ready for 2019 – INEC 

Forex turnover declines at investors window

Eko Atlantic City, Fine & Country partner to showcase Nigeria in London

Investors’ crave for Nigerian mutual funds heighten with AUM all-time high

Nigeria’s bogus auto policy pushes car prices up 200%

‘Making micropayments with airtime eliminates concerns on card security’

‘Nigeria needs strong national policy on tourism, aviation to edge Ethiopia’

UK Department of International Trade welcome new trade director for West Africa

TCN gets $1.55bn multilateral corporations facility to boost transmission

Zenith Bank: Stock gets positive ratings on impressive H1 scorecards

Resurgent Boko Haram killings

Nigerians pay N400 billion as bribes in 2016

Resolving the customer service conundrum

Parenting: The world’s toughest job

Anti-Buhari protests: NIYOF\NYCN calls for ‘Charlie Boy’s arrest

NNPC says Nigeria’s oil production cost down 70.5% to $23/Barrel

Spanish Football Federation uphelds Ronaldo’s 5-match ban

APGA picks Obiano for Anambra race

NSE on third day decline as All Share Index sheds 2.68%

ASUU Strike: ‘We won’t outlaw overseas education by Nigerians’

AITEO boss named in Alison-Madueke’s alleged corruption, UK property frozen

TCN secures ‎$1.55bn to revive transmission projects, expand grid

Wike calls for increased investments in science/technology

Anti-corruption: NAPIMS has saved this government $3 to $5 billion dollars – Sejebor

Nigeria Seeks to Diversify From Oil With $41 Billion of Rail

8 Steps To Become A Top Seller On LinkedIn

Apostolic Church donates books to UNILORIN Library

The Most Loyal Customers We Neglect

Microfinance banks grant N214.32bn in 2016 – Association

Finally, Osinbajo assigns portfolio to ministers

Niger govt. signs $3.25bn MoU with firm on fish farming

FG to conduct forensic audit of N30bn released to ASUU in 2010

Ribadu backs Buhari, Magu on anti graft war

BusinessDay 16 Aug 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Big banks deepen concentration as profit gap widens

The infiltration of the church (3)

Staco Insurance H1 premium income surge staves off profitability whirl storm

Consumption smoothing and life cycle hypothesis in microfinance

Nigeria taking a jab at $7.5bn syringe market

INEC tasks parties on transparency in funding

‘Oil Industry is headed for tough times if current trends continue’

VoguePay empowers Nigerian students to bridge $12b industry software gap

Adeosun’s $3 billion gambit

Nigeria retreats to coal while rest of the world moves on

BEPS Monitoring Group faults versions of OECD Model Tax Convention

Anti-Buhari protest: Charlie-boy escaped being lynched in Abuja

Ilegal Mining: 16 Chinese, eight Nigerians arrested in Zurak, Plateau State

FG to mainstream whistle blowing unit in the ministry of finance

SON signs agreement on product authentication scheme

CBN eases port charges paid by oil marketers

NEITI confirms 94% compliance on its independent audit ranking‎ for companies,government agencies

Ronaldo, Messi, Buffon shortlisted for Uefa award    

Over 70% of Nigeria’s printing jobs executed overseas

Saraki promises quick passage of anti-hate speech, jungle justice bills

ITF seeks improved funding to sustain SIWES programme

PDP attributes economic recession to APC’s cluelessness

Senate mandates FMoT to submit Lagos-Ibadan rail project detailed plan

Budding entrepreneurs latch unto co-working models to boost business

Solid minerals sector to contribute up to 3% of GDP by 2025 – PwC

FG opens room for states to build roads with private sector funds

‘With advanced technology, lottery can generate more than N7.2trillion annually’

The CEO Apprentice 2017

Banking industry sees decline in fraud on NDIC surveillance

Ethiopia targets Nigerian exports with new cargo terminal

The Bridge – Foreign Exchange Ep.1

World Quality Alliance seeks to promote standard in business environment

Five takeaways from Fashola’s meeting with power sector operators

Liverpool agree £104m with Barcelona for Coutinho sale

Presidency to Jonathan: Buhari inherited economy ravaged by mismanagement and corruption

Nigeria’s transmission capacity rises to 6800MW, as DisCos continue to reject electricity

Kano Govt spends N4.3bn on scholarships ‎

TCN secures $1.55bn from multilateral corporations to expand transmission lines

Avocado Omelette

U.S. oil drillers pile pressure on OPEC with record shale output

South West PDP declares readiness to reclaim power

S/East governors appoint DG to look over her Economic forum

BusinessDay 15 Aug 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

FG takes bold step to meter all electricity consumers

North Korea, nuclear war & the power of vision

New NASS bills threaten N6.5 trn pension industry

Reflections on security in our polity

More worries for prime office investors as co-work gains traction, conversion persists

AB Microfinance Bank opens four new branches

Nigeria’s Fintech industry has grown by over 90 % in 4 years – Kantar CEO

Nigeria’s agriculture e-wallet technology a yardstick for Afghanistan government

Dangote, Savannah, others inch up on sugar production

Onosode foundation and quality education

What you need to know about secured mobility

How to achieve 50% reduction in affordable housing delivery cost

New shopping experience enters retail market as Hubmart Stores opens for business

INEC receives recall petition against Kano lawmaker

Nigeria saves N119bn in failed metering contract

Presidency becomes latest inductee into FOI Hall of Shame

Zenith Bank makes provision for 30% of loan to 9Mobile

Nigeria’s sugar consumption hits 1.6mmt

Real Madrid forward Ronaldo gets five-match ban

LASIEC loses commissioner 

Nigeria retreats to coal while rest of the world moves on

Equity and inclusion for a sustainable Future.

U.S. Embassy: 18 students picked for exchange programme

Afrotech bridges gender gap in Nigeria’s STEM space

What happened in Charlottesville: A Nigerian perspective

How to detect and avoid scams on Twitter

NCC confiscates N10bn pirated items in 6 years -DG

LASG, network operators to clash over illegal masts

ASUU embarks on indefinite strike action 

BusinessDay 14 Aug 2017

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Meet Timilehin Bello, entrepreneur who started big PR firm on WhatsApp

N6bn released so far for FG’s School Feeding Programme in 14 states

Adeosuns $3 billion Gambit

Tayo Williams: Growing from N15, 000 to N800, 000 in 3 yrs

Hope dashed as $700m East-West gas pipeline suffers setback

Lagos issues N50bn bond to finance waste management

Investors, exporters FX market hits over $1bn turnover in one week

Land prices soar around Lekki as speculators bet on LFTZ, Dangote refinery

Oniha says DMO to support FG in bridging revenue-expenditure gap

The London Power

Ethiopian Airline leverages connectivity to lure Nigerians to tourist attractions

Starlight Kitchen: Business grown with discipline, dedication and diligence

Saraki promises passage of three  petroleum industry reform bills

Lukaku nets brace as  Man United whip West Ham 4-0

Western Union signs sponsorship deal with Liverpool F.C

FG to prosecute promoters of hate speech

BusinessDay CEO Apprentice deepens youth entrepreneurial skills

WAEC Partners with NNPC in Quiz Competition

Multiple security formations fail to curb crime rate

Mounting dirt in Lagos linked to Lassa fever crises

Almost 100 days and Nigerians don’t have a right to shout out?

A/Ibom governor inaugurates boards of three commissions 

Wike, Amaechi fireworks rage on

‘We want to use crude oil to give different narrative about the Niger Delta’

BusinessDay 13 Aug 2017

Education 2030 vision sacrosanct – FG

Saturday, August 12, 2017

2019 and Saraki’s sack of legislative aides

When medical diagnosis goes awry

How Makarfi-led PDP ignored Dokpesi’s anti-party activities 

‘We want to use adequate power supply to drive down cost of production in P/H zone’

Osinbajo to commission 55,000 metric tonnes Auchi fertilizer blending plant

Over 5,000 PVC yet to be collected, says Cross River REC

SMEs, e-commerce major ingredients for Nigeria’s economic recovery

Nigeria to end open drugs market in 2018

Mass murder in the cathedral

Food security: Organic farming to the rescue

The world is focusing on Nigeria and for a good reason

Kogi INEC yet to distribute over 282,747 PVC

Hampton Preparatory School sets to replicate UK standards

Revocation of hotel C-of-O: Is Wike fighting for APC’s Magnus Abe?

Your faith and your career

Dangote, Black Rhino set to kick start 100mw solar plant in Kano

Nigeria reaping the whirlwind

The Task Of Building A Greater Nigeria

Nigeria’s economy would have been robust had APC consolidated on our achievements- Jonathan

I have to wait for doctors’ orders to return home, Buhari insists 

PDP extends tenure of Caretaker Committee by 4 months 

Ozubulu attack: Osinbajo sends delegation to Anambra on condolence visit      

‘Youths must work towards nation building’

Friday, August 11, 2017

Anambra Guber: PDP clears Uba, Odua, 4 others

Liverpool’s Coutinho hands in transfer request after Barcelona bids

Morocco bids to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

Nigerian army raids U.N. compound in search for Boko Haram members

NNPC pledges support to FG’s aspiration to generate 10GW of electricity

Protesters storm Shell crude flow station in Niger Delta

Banana Oat Smoothie

Expert urges FG to use PPP to improve healthcare

APC inaugurates committee on true federalism

BusinessDay 11 Aug 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Naira gains at investors’ forex window

PDP to welcome high profile defectors in three weeks, says Okowa

We’re owed one year arrears of pension – Osun LG pensioners

Remita Corporate Champions Cup returns with more excitement

The social media tragedy

Nigeria’s big shopping malls still sit half empty in H1

Bitcoin may hit Goldman Sachs’ N1.4m/$ mark before December

Kemi Adetiba, delivering excellence on screen and beyond

There is a misconception that vaccines may cause disease – Abdulrazak

Dangote Foundation spends N6bn on IDP support

The Ordinary Private Citizen

Diamond Mobile app vs GTWorld

Countdown begins for new football season on Dstv & Gotv

Ambodeism: A lesson in leadership

Kano Govt. approves N10m for production of one million tree seedlings

PDP convention: ‘We cannot afford another mistake’ – Mark

Kano Govt. Dangote Group sign $150m MoU on solar power project

N26bn equity funding for Agric, SMEs now available – Bankers Committee

More states to access UBEC funds – Saraki

The Future Project and Microsoft Nigeria announces call for application for Accelerate the Economy through Youth in Enterprise (Accelerate LABS) 

NAF stops engagement of third party organisations in arms procurement- CAS

Mall For Africa plans shipping discounts to grow entrepreneurs

Saraki sacks 100 aides

Nigeria must diversify from oil, industralise to fix economy, says Anayaoku

Dangote, Black Rhino kick start 100MW solar plant in Kano

HMCAN revives joint disciplinary committee for sanctions

Oil rises above $53 on US data

Osinbajo approves appointment of 21 perm secs

Liverpool reject Barcelona’s £90m bid for Coutinho

Saraki refunds pension money to Kwara

FEC, Perm Secs hold retreat on ERGP, 2018 budget

Importance of delegating tasks at home

Road traffic defaulters now to receive fines at homes, offices

2018 governorship elections ‘ll determine fate of APC in Southwest – Osoba

Vehicle smuggling booms on back of punitive national auto-policy

BusinessDay 10 Aug 2017

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

‘Nigeria can become Africa’s internet hub if…’

FG to replace N900 billion domestic debt with US$3 billion foreign debt

An encounter with the Nigerian state

Dangote Sugar Extends Growth Streak as profit beats estimates

The infiltration of the Church (2)

Victims Of Hunger

Sterling Bank is committed to a cleaner green environment – Henry Bassey

Before it is too late

Retail markets in emerging economies to generate over $20trn by 2025

‘Export of perishables through NAHCO has grown over 10% since 2016’

Perfection Real Estate moves to bridge housing gap with new value proposition

Union Bank customer wins a brand new car in Bank’s 100th anniversary promo

NLC carpets police IG over teargassing of anti-Buhari protesters

Anambra guber polls; APC National chairman meet aspirants, inaugurate screening committee

Anti-Buhari protest: NLC kicks against violent dispersal of armless protesters

Rand suffers as Zuma survives 8th vote of no confidence

Lai Mohammed commend NCBSG for Pro Buhari activities

Lassa fever: LUTH creates additional space for new cases

NIRSAL commences programmes to improve livestock feed

Hate speech worse than terrorism – Oyegun

Senate frowns at police brutality against anti-Buhari protesters

Foreign reserves hits $31.22bn

We have good stories to tell about Social Protection Scheme – Uwais

NNPC Raises Alarm on Recruitment Scam

Experts deliberate on ethics in Assisted Reproduction Technology

Nigeria’s power generation fails to keep pace with transmission

CSOs kick: some bills under review are ‘toxic’ to democracy

EFCC recovers N329bn debts from 9 major oil marketers

Classy Real Madrid win UEFA Super Cup

Ogun records 65% revenue from excise duty as Customs generates N2.9bn

How Lagos intends to check shoddy execution of projects   

“10 Days in Sun City”, Akpos’ South African Adventure

BusinessDay 09 Aug 2017

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

External reserves near $31bn as CBN interventions stabilises currency

2019: PDP woos Obasanjo, Atiku, Saraki, others

FG mandates CECC to deliver Lagos – Ibadan SGR project in December 2018

SMEs: Scaling-up to scale through

Offshore fund managers increase holding of Nigeria bonds and stocks

Equity deals on the NSE slide 11.86% to N97.08bn in July

Ethnic politics and the 2017 Kenyan elections II

Shale production seen damping crude prices into 2019

FinTechs will not takeover Bank’s job, CBN explains

APDA crisis deepens as parallel executive committees sack one another

The fraud that is estimated billing

Gradual shift to becoming West Africa’s refinery hub

EFCC to sponsor 20 academia on corruption courses in Universities

FG seeks amendment of Act establishing Universities of Agriculture for impact

AGF stresses the need to rejig justice sector reform

Leave Buhari alone, he violated no law – Senate tells protesters

Nigeria to seek out-of-court settlement over state funds

FG to partner Huawei to create Smart Cities

NEPC seeks support of 15 million diaporans to improve declining non-oil exports

Lagos integrates succession planning in public service

Nigerian universities to get enhanced internet service penetration

How Lagos intends to check shoddy execution of projects

FAAN suspends multi-level park opening over safety

Ogun State disagrees with FG on VAT receipts

Kachikwu’s two years of impactful reforms

Ex-Health Minister, Nwosu, chairs Anambra PDP caretaker committee

Where to invest N4, 000,000 right now

Rack Centre CEO, Ayotunde Coker says, “Innovation is a way of life”

Rack Centre CEO, Akintunde Coker says, “Innovation is a way of life”

Ford Foundation Summit: Impact Of Investing For Social Change

NNPC says it’s four major investments to fetch $30bn

Kidnapping: Lagos deploys  cameras on waterways

BusinessDay 08 Aug 2017

Ogun clears air on $350m World Bank facility

Monday, August 07, 2017

‘Ntel has always seen potential in Nigeria’s telecoms market regardless of the tough operating conditions’

FG’s Pioneer Status Incentives to boost foreign investment

Court orders final forfeiture of Diezani’s $37.5m Banana Island property

Marginalization of the south east is much more than just “appoint me”

Total E&P says Nigeria remains viable petroleum industry

Ethnic politics and the 2017 Kenyan elections I

Nestle Nigeria striding to improve livelihoods with SMS Project — Uwadoka

Investment opportunity beckons as Fine & Country takes Nigeria to the world

How much share can Canon clinch in Nigerian market?

Limits of propaganda

5 ways the Lagos state embedded power project is unique

Mart Networks unveils disruptive enterprise solutions for data centers, SMEs In Nigeria

Union Bank has sufficent cover for loans to telecoms group 9mobile

Senate charges CCECC on Lagos-Ibadan rail project

Chinese-owned oil firm Addax shuts offices after Swiss bribery case

Invest in Nigeria now or miss out in 10 years -Osinbajo

CACOL lauds Osinbajo for dropping ICPC nominees under investigation

Sasol partners Junior Achievement Nigeria to empower 300 youth in Lagos

Quantum Global appoints two new members to its board

Aviation infrastructure, connectivity, key to boosting economic growth

I&E FX window records weekly volume growth of 142.81%

AGF query: Reps give IGP 7-day ultimatum over missing arms & ammunitions

The money side of Neymar’s €222m record breaking transfer

As Nigerians await Buhari’s return, wife returns to London

Suspect caught with 849 ATMs at Aminu Kano International Airport

Saraki: Access to finance key to curbing youth unemployment

Business leaders could play catch-up in an evolving world of work

NLC calls for prosecution of perpetrators of Ozubulu massacre

National Assembly inducted for violating implementation of FOI act

Investor’ & Exporters’ FX window records weekly volume growth of 142.81% to $822.73mn

27 industries to enjoy FG’s Pioneer status on new guidelines

PwC says these 5 trends will shape the future of work

Nigeria moves closer to efficient FX market but multiple rates linger

APC condemn Anambra church killings

BusinessDay 07 Aug 2017

Sunday, August 06, 2017

BisinessDay Monday Cartoon

Walking the tightrope of Regulatory Forbearance

Nigerians now live on “Hope Island”

FX convergence to trigger new stock market rally

Lagos rolls out waterways master plan  

Axa Mansard Insurance assets jump 20% as gross premium written reaches N17.95bn

Modern slavery is despicable and shames Nigeria

KPMG and the vice-president

How stable are large caps dividend? 

Ending the culture of jungle justice in Nigeria

Okpa-Francis Gift:  Strong ethics and hard work lifted my makeup business   

The board as a high-performance team

Alpha Mead, NMRC seal pact to improve access to affordable housing

Five fascinating business facts – Part 29

Anambra Church massacre is abominable, barbaric, inhuman- Dogara 

FG offers monthly savings bond at 13.535%, 14.535% for retail investors

Arsenal oust Chelsea to win Community Shield

CBN, NCC move to tighten regulation on SIM Card Swap

JAMB set to hold policy meeting on 2017 Admission

Presidency drops two ICPC nominees under investigation

Anambra Massacre: Saraki, Ekweremadu condole with families of victims

Don’t be misled on 2017/2018 admission screening in University of Ibadan – VC

I’ve done my time, says Gatlin

Obasanjo visits Zambia’s President, jailed opposition leader

Gunman storm Catholic church, kills 8 worshipers in Anambra

Is the Tech Bubble About to Burst?

Resurgent Boko Haram

Beneficiaries of a failed structure

Gov. Emmanuel denies plan to spend N9.1bn on new governor’s lodge

BusinessDay 06 Aug 2017

Lagos floods: Coalition of residents wants sand-filling projects stopped, EIAs re-evaluated

Saturday, August 05, 2017

Usain Bolt: The fastest man on earth bows out

Usain Bolt loses to Gatlin in last 100m race

Gov Emmanuel is a man who sees tomorrow – Udoh

Sorry state of Ikoyi High Court tasks justice system…Lagos courts show deterioration 

Kogi Assembly: Kolawole Matthew takes over the mantle of leadership

Oil exploration in the Chad Basin, Borno State

‘Grow what you eat, consume what you produce’

IoD Nigeria restates commitment to members’ capacity development

C/River to appoint transaction advisors for state-own shipping line, airline

A senator’s experience with Nigeria-made dredgers

Festac Rotary Club new president unveils ambitious year-plan

Where are the wealth-building products?

BD Sunday Cartoon

Revisiting the state police debate

Safety of street foods

Niger Delta roars again

Reps query N152bn revenue shortfall on wood export

Demons on the prowl

Shock, disbelief as popular Catholic priest announces resignation

CBN extends BVN enrolment deadline for MFBs to December 31

Apapa gridlock: Operators want Lilypond terminal transformed into truck transit park

Remita mobile app, not a threat to banks – Obaro

NOIPolls raises alarm over increasing brain drain in medical sector

NIWA sad over Appeal Court ruling on Lagos waterways

Friday, August 04, 2017

God heals, Archbishop Welby says after visiting Buhari

Neymar Jr: Why I joined PSG

Plateau, BlackPace sign $65m MoU to increase potato production

Jaiz Takaful Insurance commences operations in four cities

FIIRO partners GIZ, BOSCH on cassava processing

Paris Club fund: NLC says Kogi Speaker forcefully removed for initiating probe

Nigeria and Indonesia to deepen trade and investment relations

Nigeria will be Africa’s industrial hub in few years – Oyegun

TBY partners LCCI on digitalisation in Nigeria roundtable

Ghana records biggest cocoa harvest in six years

NERC approves Lagos 3,000MW embedded power project

Buhari may return to the country by weekend

Niger Delta group withdraws ultimatum, joins FG’s implementation team

BusinessDay 04 Aug 2017

Thursday, August 03, 2017

PSG sign Barcelona forward Neymar for world record 222m euros

Banking industry records 48.12% decline in frauds, forgeries says NDIC

Ministry explains how it saves FG from N119bn court judgement liability

Remita’s disruptive mobile app throws banks off balance

Dangote Flour Mills 463.05 profit surge validates growth strategy

Flutterwave’s expansion drive gets over $10 million boost

Beyond comfort, security matters in choice of accommodation this summer

UPDATED: NNPC, Shell, Chevron sign agreements to boost FG revenue by $16bn

Vera Songwe, an impressive story of a remarkable trajectory to the top

16 ECOWAS immigration heads converge on Abuja over regional security

Air fares jump 6% on dollar adjustment

Sage deepens cloud financial management solutions with $850 million acquisition

AstraZeneca, Merck launch strategic oncology partnership

Oriental Energy in ambitious N700m housing project for host community

Malami calls for integration of reform initiatives in National Justice Policy

APC condemns violence in state congresses

Fix fiscal/monetary policy disconnect to get out of recession experts tell FG   

FOI Act provides legal backing to access information – AGF

Osinbajo in closed door meeting with Niger Delta group

Magu pledges support to AMCON on asset recovery

DMO cautions on fiscal responsibility

Buhari’s wife returns from London without him

Barcelona say Paris St-Germain has paid Neymar’s buyout fee

Nigeria needs 10,605 new doctors annually to avert health crisis

Fraudsters using Magu’s name to extort money – EFCC

FG establishes capital project development framework on critical road projects

Oil, gas communities assure returning oil companies of adequate security

Port Harcourt wears new look as illegal bill boards give way

We advised President Buhari not to hurry back — Governors

Guinness, Dangote Sugar, others spur 0.62% ASI gains

SON issues clearance certificates to 11 Sokoto indigenous manufacturers

Anti-Graft war : EFCC denies any rift with AGF

Investment: Oyo State deserves NIPC certification – NIPC boss

Wladimir Klitschko quits boxing

German auto Makers Agree to Software Updates for Diesel Vehicles

Oil Edges Higher After U.S. Crude Stocks Fall

Global Inflation Hits Lowest Level Since 2009

Amazon Wants to Judge Your Style, So We Judged Amazon

Kaduna State generated N9.6b IGR January to June – official

Guinness Nigeria targets volume market to revive profits

Nigeria, Singapore trade volume hits N846bn in 2015, says Adeosun

Takaful will deepen insurance penetration – MD

Northern governors‎ to reinvigorate Bank of the North — Ganduje

MTN returns to profit-making after turbulent 2016

African oil booms as refineries cash in on high margins

Egypt to top $10billion FDI target this year, Minister says

BusinessDay 03 Aug 2017

Experts canvass intelligent finance operations in Nigeria

Forex turnover rises to $712.03m at investors’ window

BusinessDay readers lift physically challenged hairstylist with N241,000

Barcelona’s Neymar agrees world record N211billion deal to join PSG

About 50% of corpses brought into Nigeria died from cancer – Minister

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

MTN’s return to profit masks hard times in Nigeria’s telecom sector

How a society that fights corruption looks like

Recession weakens purchasing power of Nigerians

Investors stake N67.37trn at FMDQ in six months

IMF says 0.8% growth not enough to reduce Nigeria’s poverty rate

MMIA airport, others get facelift over implementation of executive order

Law Union & Rock Insurance gross premium rises 17% in H1 2017

Nigeria’s banking industry still under threat from non-performing loans – Bisi Akodu

Global retail e-commerce sales projected to hit $4 trillion in three years

Nigeria’s suspension from Egmont Group

Nigeria, Singapore sign agreement to curb double taxation

Kidnappers place N20m ransom on Ikeja LG clerk

FG is committed to auto assembly- NADDC boss

Nigeria prisons moves 32 senior officer 

Governors must sign-off $1.585bn foreign loan before final approval – Reps insist

Civil servant bags one year jail term for forgery

Ladoja, Akala return to PDP

Alleged N30trn revenue leakage: Senate quizzes Airtel, BAT, BUA, others

LASG assures of adequate compensation for all reclaimed land

Nigeria reviews pioneer status list for industries, products

Dow Tops 22000, Boosted by Apple

U.S. Auto Makers Report Steep Sales Declines in July

Kwara Assembly approves another N1billion loan for farmers

Reconstruction of Lagos airport road starts Sept

Leadway Assurance unveils “Mobile Office” to drive insurance growth

NSE sustains bullish trend as Nigerian Breweries, Guinness, 28 others spur gains

Nigeria’s economy to grow 0.8 percent this year, risk remains – IMF

Agro-input dealers say adequate farm inputs will boost productivity

Stakeholders seek growth of cargo traffic on river ports

25 ships with petroleum products, food items expected at Lagos ports

Governor Okowa tasks group on beautification of environment

Union Bank goes ‘Uber’ style with new mobile app

Total to boost Nigeria’s oil output by 200,000 barrels daily in 2018

Ambode orders LG chairmen to clear waste from streets

FG develops new national strategy on raw materials development – RMRDC

Sponsorship as a potent force in the journey of life

Top Stories

About 50% of corpses brought into Nigeria died from cancer – Adewole

Monarch lauds Ishiagu women over multi-million naira WDC project

British Airways says ‘system issues’ affecting check-in at Heathrow

BusinessDay 02 Aug 2017

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Hope rises for businesses, motorists on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway

$500m OML 25 twist: Host community harmony may play big role in fresh oil field bids

Experts urge women entrepreneurs on technology adoption, focus

nTel CEO resigns, denies Skye Bank takeover

Expanding revenues of Nigerian cement firms attract foreign investors

The infiltration of the church

Wapic Insurance growth drive pushes profits higher

Consumers hit as prices of cowpea rises 85%

PMI Indicates improved raw materials supply to industries

Barclays’ drops Nigerian international banking clients with less than £100,000

Yam export campaign fails to address logistics weaknesses

FUG Pensions targets N500 billion in assets under management

Breaking Nigeria’s over-dependence on oil revenue

Resolving revenue collection lacuna in power sector

Deepening investment option in gas across West Africa

Military chiefs relocate to Maiduguri to quell resurging insurgence in North-East

Exclusive breastfeeding lowers risk of cancers – Adewole

Unilever Nigeria to raise $162 mln in share sale

Lagos Free Zone woos Singaporean investors as existing investments hit $150m

$1.858bn loan: Reps give nod to 4 States to negotiate with development partners

I’m still the fastest athlete in the world – Bolt

For a square metre in Eko Atlantic, you can get a plot in Mowe

Do Recessions Really Help People Live Longer, Healthier Lives?

Is there a stock burble or a re-pricing?

U.S. Consumer Spending Rose Slightly in June

Nigeria to revoke licenses of inefficient oil producers

India’s Biggest Mobile Wallet Takes Aim at WhatsApp

Former NIMN staff to stage protest against ‘unlawful hijack of Institute’

Dangote sells $236 mln stake in cement firm to foreign buyers

Dangote refinery strategic to ending fuel importation – FG

MRA inducts ministry of education into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

Osinbajo to inaugurate N10bn WACOT Rice Mill in Argungu, Kebbi

Acting President Osinbajo receives Ghanaian President

MTN falls sharply over unimpressive profit

BusinessDay 01 Aug 2017

‘With increased usage, Nigeria can tap into $100bn gaming industry’

Canon deepens digital market competition in Nigeria

Monday, July 31, 2017

Experts call on businesses to embrace local technologies

FG releases N268.27bn for power, roads, housing in 2016

The impact of technology on the future of urban mobility

Nigeria yet to spend $3.7m from $25m Technical Cooperation Fund

Nigeria to move up to 14th in world economies ranking 2050

Nigeria records 2,505 cases of road crashes in Q2 – NBS

FG set to reduce operational cost in oil/gas industry

Dangote Cement H1 profit soars on price hike, beats estimates

Minister charges Nigerians to patronise Made in Nigeria goods

States to be ranked on attractiveness to investors