Businessday Nigeria Archive for September 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Dabiri-Erewa decries inhuman treatment meted against Nigerians by Cameroonian authorities

#OkadaBooks of the Week: On Love, War, and the Discovery of Self

NNPC, NERC chart investment path for power generation

Nigeria sets up special courts to battle graft

INEC to release timetable for Etiki, Osun guber polls Thursday

More than half of schools in Boko Haram’s heartland closed – UN

OPEC oil output edges higher in Sept. as Iraq, Libya pump more

Celebrate October 1 with 9ice, Small Doctor

Reps: Suspended Kano lawmaker yet to fulfil conditions for recall

Nigeria on the path of economic recovery – Ocheni

Happy Independence Day Nigeria….

Pineapple Smoothie

UBA Group’s AI technology to disrupt call centre experience

Thursday, September 28, 2017

BusinessDay 29 Sep 2017

Debt capital market key to unlocking economy potentials – experts

2018 W/Cup qualifier: Pundits hail Rohr’s squad for Zambia clash

14 Insurers’ capital up 7 percent to N140.06 bln in HY

At peace with one another

Olo and her sensational drum

Manufacturers’ confidence maintains upward momentum as policy pushes PMI to 55.3

As October 1 draws near

Government collaboration with Real Estate professionals, key to growing the sector

Adedayo Joseph, committed to improving the survival rates of cancer patients in Nigeria

Getting PPPs right

How Soremekun’s Rubitec Solar is helping to light up Kwara

W-Africa lags behind in continent’s 58m tourist arrivals

Reps fault movement of N28bn North East intervention fund

Reps affirm readiness to meet agitation groups

Reps pass National Housing Fund amendment bill

EFCC arrests Ekiti commissioner, accountant general

FG mandates use of electronic for all revenue inflows into TSA

Governors want federal roads transferred to them for quick rehabilitation

2017 budget: Adeosun, Udoma to appear before Senate Tuesday

Again, FG assures to transmit 2018 budget proposal to NASS in October

Nigeria’s non-participation in TIMSS hides its educational deficiencies

Nigeria aims to issue $2.5billion Eurobond by mid-November

Bailey’s Irish Cream Brownies

2019: Fayose dares Northern presidential aspirants to declare ambition

Regulators urged to promote collaboration between banks and fintech

Heritage Bank commits to boosting Nigeria’s entertainment industry

Bayern Munich sack Carlo Ancelotti after PSG defeat

Eligible customer rules release may shoot up electricity tariff

WHO: 25 million unsafe abortions performed yearly

Y Combinator alumni share application process experiences

Mikel says Super Eagles will deliver Russia 2018 ticket

Staying secure even when your bank has multiple mobile apps

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Dogara: Africa risks dire consequences of social unrest

BusinessDay 28 Sep 2017

FG releases N336bn capital funds to MDAs in Q1

How higher oil prices will impact Nigeria

Youth inclusiveness key to good governance, says Saraki

Coca-Cola to splash $600m on new investments in Nigeria

Agric ministers claim food import bill is $22 bn; an exaggeration taken too far?

An atavistic longing for a strongman and the war against corruption

Experts see Lagos’ first DNA centre reducing crime, cutting cost

Aircraft movement rises 11% in Q2 2017 on the back of economic recovery

BusinessDay readers support sweeper with N102,000

U.K. Retail sales exceed forecasts as consumers stir

A country rich in industrial action, but poor in solutions

The sorry state of Nigeria health sector

UNDP trains 575 IDPs on technology skills

Reps demand for audit report of funds accrued into TSA since 2015

Nigeria adopts new approach to recover looted funds

Nigeria pulls out of 90 International Institutions on huge costs

Nigeria almost doubles bond size as funds grab high returns -traders

Apapa Gridlock: Reps task NNPC to relocate tank farms

U.S. targets 4m jobs in Nigeria annually

Naira strengthens as CBN reiterates commitment to stability

Corporate governance code still to come for insurance industry

Shareholders do not own companies – King, corporate governance guru

$1trn food market shows potentials for smallholder farmers

Chat Room with BusinessDay Analysts

Reps summon Customs, DSS chiefs over frightening influx of small arms, light weapons

Special education: What we need to do

Obaseki to meet Buhari on Edo security challenge

80% of buildings in Lagos have no legal title – official

‘SCGN conference will explore link between corporate governance and economic development’

2017 budget: Adeosun provides details of N336bn disbursed to ministries for capital projects

Cameroon illegally deported 100,000 Nigerian refugees: rights group

Crime fighting to peak as first DNA, forensic centre opens in Lagos

NIRSAL facilitates over N66.4bn lending in entire agric-value chain in 3 years

Our Trending Stories Today

Statoil celebrates 25 years in Nigeria

Ridesharing startup, GoMyWay shuts down over lack of funds

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

BusinessDay 27 Sep 2017

Nigeria gets ‘illusory’ improvement in global competitiveness ranking

13.3m children under 5 years risk poor development – UNICEF

CBN opts to maintain flexibility with a watch on banks’ soundness

Nigerian Banks sitting on N3.55 billion cash pile

As CBN strengthens department for bank supervision

The return of General Buhari (2)

Solid minerals euphoria wanes on lack of investment data

Odu’a Investment grows 2016 revenue by 5% yoy

Fidelity Pension Managers grows managed funds, profits

Pressures mount on OPEC to address Nigeria, Libya oil output

In search of a leader that unites

Rotimi Okpaise, others canvass for capital adequacy, increased returns to attract investment

Stakeholders urge FG to curb foreign traders’ access to farms

FG to apply Technology in harvesting taxes of largely untaxed informal economy- Osinbajo

NBTE abets Amosun to waste valued academic years of MAPOLY students – ASUP  

JAMB to demand O/A level results of candidates ‎admitted by tertiary institutions

Dogara set up 11-member Ad-hoc Committee on restructuring, political agitations

Reps kick against bailout grants to local oil firms

Saraki reshuffles Senate committees

Reps give 2 weeks ultimatum to SEC to resolve Oando shareholders’ impasse

Senate fears poor budget implementation could return Nigeria to recession

2018 World Cup Qualifier: Nigeria name 23-man squad to face Zambia

Cornerstone Insurance reassures stakeholders of peaceful settlement with FIRS

Mervyn King to speak at Society for Corporate Governance of Nigeria confab

Is Lagos a stressful city to live in ?

Lagos to reconstruct Onikan Stadium

Nigeria needs manpower to develop infrastructure – CMD boss

NAMA commences sectorisation of Lagos area control center

Update 1: MPC maintains interest rate for 7th time

Israel gets $240mln Africa deal to protect aircraft from missiles

Ugwuanyi calls for emergency management collaborations to reduce disaster impact

UK’s Serious Fraud Office brings charges against ex-Afren executives

Monday, September 25, 2017

ICRC launches PPP Contracts disclosure Portal

Hurricane Maria: Buhari orders immediate evacuation of Nigerians students in Dominican Island

BusinessDay 26 Sep 2017

Pricing flaw stalls tomato paste production

‘My recall process has expired’

9mobile opening UK investment window

Fresh insights for investors as Wigwe speaks on Creative Diaspora Financing at RIS UK

CBN injects $195m into forex market MPC decides today

Need for the evolution of a new nation

NSE equity turnover hits N17.86 billion as bank stocks excite

Banks’ second quarter NPL ratios reveal gap in asset quality

Concrete Roads: Cost-effective construction option with long term economic benefits

Why device security is important

While The Masses Fight… Politicians Enjoy The Wealth

Our decrepit national health infrastructure

Nigeria’s lingering gender-gap in education retards development efforts

Ghanaian subsidiaries of Tigo, Bharti Airtel cleared for potential merger – Reuters

Army detonates IED near Borno IDP camp

President Buhari returns to Nigeria

Farmers, processors, marketers demand whereabouts of N10bn cassava fund

Restructuring: leaders harp on political economy, spirit of togetherness

Senate highlights priorities ahead of resumption

FG begs striking para-medical, other health workers to suspend strike

FIRS opposes 10-year pioneer status, as ICAN supports Senate’s move

N135bn virement request, economic bills, hate speech bill top agenda, as Senate resumes Tuesday

FCT mandate secretaries, chief of staff and other senior political aides sworn in

Oil surges to more than 2-year high on rebalancing

Security-Consciousness: The Ozulubu occurrence is a problem for us all

Aguero among World’s Best – Guardiola

Investors’ & Exporters’ (I&E) FX Window records $826.58m trades

NABG pushes for linkage of agric research with small holder farmers

Soe Properties in new devt strategy, woos buyers with affordable serviced scheme

Afreximbank processing $1bn facility to boost Zimbabwe’s public, private sector entities

Oldmutual says better to woo than force the insurance market

‘GE’s portfolio in Nigeria, Africa is resources based’

Positive sentiments push oil price near $58

‘CBN, FMDQ, others driving transparency in Nigerian FX Market’

Standard Alliance embarks to embark on share reconstruction

FGN phantom CAPEX

Sunday, September 24, 2017

BusinessDay 25 Sep 2017

With N852bn domestic debt, S-South is most burdened region

With N852 domestic debt, S-South is most burdened region

Differentiating between the ‘Terrorist and Criminal’

MPC’s policy dilemma as it starts 2-day meeting today

First Bank: Reclaiming leadership with focused stride and improved performance

Meet Oke Onyekachukwu, undergraduate baker and fashion designer

NGO raises alarm over alleged displacement of 60,009 farmers in Edo by palm oil firm

Rural Electrification Agency eyes private sector financing to shore up N1bn budgetary allocation

China: Nigeria’s industrial partner or neo-colonialist? 

Week Ahead (September 24 – September 30)

Motherhood In-Style to empower women entrepreneurs

Confidentiality and the board of directors

Nigeria @57: Blood of innocent souls crying for vengeance – Cleric

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

NAICOM to review minimum capital requirement of insurance companies

Development partners pledge support for Reps’ summit on environment

CONTEC AGRO’s investment in Bio-technology to boost Nigeria’s market share in $78‎bn global bio-economy

JOHESU vows to continue nationwide strike despite attacks on its members

Iran says OPEC action on output cuts must address Libya, Nigeria

ICPC docks NUT treasurer, contractors over N495.8m fraud

Ooni enters seclusion as Olojo festival begins

Who owns these arms?

Artyrama widens access to African art with launch of online gallery

I am a better candidate than any other aspirant – Ubah

Operation Python Dance: Aba businesses put losses at N10bn

Rebuilding the North-East: Indimi Foundation to the rescue

More voices rise against proposed NGO Regulation Bill

Jumbo pay: SERAP’s meeting with Saraki raises more questions

The church must manifest its potential or the whole world would go in disarray – Bishop Osagie

Sketches with Zebulon

Saturday, September 23, 2017

BusinessDay 24 Sep 2017

It’s time to grow money for Nigeria through tourism – Coker

The making of Wike’s new cabinet ahead 2019

Buhari’s outing at UN General Assembly

Mega Birthday Celebration

Fans optimistic Nigeria can win WAFU Cup

CASON urges churches to comply with accountability laws

Politicians, civil servants and the war against corruption

BEDC to improve power supply in Edo community

Revitalizing local industries

KWASIEC debunks report of blocking PDP from council poll

Hussaini, cancer researcher, to give keynote address at Pharmacy Academy’s investiture

Nigerian Cancer researcher pitch on the use of local herbs for therapy

No chance Nigeria will raise fuel prices before 2019- Marketers

‘Preparation key to D’Tigers success at FIBA World Cup’

Friday, September 22, 2017

Sierra Leone FA bans 19 officials for life

FG moves to strengthen commercialization of R&D

CBL store partners with Sports World Nigeria

Abraham denies switching allegiance to Nigeria

Nigeria’s economy to further spike as OPEC extends exemption of crude oil cut

Apapa gridlock: LASG bars further inflow of trucks into Lagos

Marketer tasks publishers on online revenue

Oil price crash a blessing in disguise for Ghana

Apple set for worst week in 17 months, sheds $43bn in market value

Buhari makes top 10 most tweeted world leaders

NCC says will ensure vibrant telecoms sector

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar make finalists for The Best FIFA Men’s Award 2017

The Bridge S1 E6 Digital Financial Products Trailer

The Engagement returns to MUSON Centre this October

Facebook, Ingressive to chat success path for African developers at conference

WATCH: I see a future in Nigeria where electricity powers our cars

Nigeria’s entertainment, media industry to generate $2.8 billion in 5 years

Dell Technologies celebrates EMC merger anniversary

No More a Python.. Now a ‘Snakenocrat’

Panel Session at BusinessDay Road Construction Summit 2017

Michelle Ekure, promoting made in Nigeria with bespoke leather designs that stand out

Nigeria advised on adolescent intervention to avoid gender ‘straitjackets’

Uber kicked out of London

Jumia targets growth of Nigeria’s tech startups

Banks’ operating expenses soars to N244.43 billion in six months

BusinessDay 22 Sep 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Odu’a enters real estate sector with N500 million Ace Estate

FG institutes 11 man task force on Airports regulatory matters

Nigeria loses $9bn to post-harvest yearly – FIIRO

Demand grows for Nigeria’s luxury brands

The art of gratitude

How National ID apps will save Nigeria money

JAMB introduces ‎new admission system to curb ‘under the table admission’

The great shift of global economic power

Influx of firearms: Experts advise FG to monitor regional politics

Special courts for corruption and financial crimes

Leading cultural change: Why every organization must see it as a big deal

On Lagos’ begging bowl            

FG gives letters of credence to 9 ambassadors designates 

Dilema as ageing aircraft eat up operators margins

iSON empowering girls through call centre services

Mycoplasma Genitalium: medical experts warn of high prevalence of new sexually transmitted infection

Buhari asks senate to quickly pass Audit bill

$15m foreign loan: Senate moves against reckless spending by governors

Ogun generates over N500 million from 45 high networth individuals

EU-Nigeria Business Forum to focus on investment opportunities in ICT, Agric

Mining sector generates N4.96bn in two years, says RMAFC

UPDATED: PDP suspends Ifeanyi Ubah for one month

Academic activities resume Monday as non-teaching staff suspend strike

Nigeria lags peers in REITs market growth, lists only 3 in 10 years

HIV patients in Nigeria to pay $75 just over N26000 for treatment yearly

NASS endorses pensioners’ verification by PTAD

Costa off to Atletico Madrid

Bolanle Ambode’s Novel Leadership in Lifting the Underprivileged

Insurer advises SMEs to insure their businesses

Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for half of global mobile money services – McKinsey

NCC remits N133.4bn to Federation Account in two years

“Bigger” no longer “better”, as banks accelerate Fintech adoption

Bitcoin rebounds from China crackdown on cryptocurrencies

In spite low trade volume Nigeria remains Indonesia largest trade partner

Nigeria, others to account for 40% global smartphone connections by 2020

Nokia 8 debuts with ZEISS optics, dual-sight mode, OZO audio

Oil price rises to $57 dollar as U.S. crude inventories set for best Q3 since 2004

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Benzema sign new Real Madrid’s deal with €1bn buyout clause

FG says no going back on airport concessioning

BusinessDay 21 Sep 2017

We won’t allow workers to ground economy over registration – Ngige

Illegal dollar evacuation to Dubai threatens naira stability – Gwadabe

FG bars discretionary oil bloc awards in marginal fields bid rounds

Repeating mistakes of the past

Continental Re’s underwriting profit grows on reduced claims

The Death of TRUTH

Africa will become the food basket of the world, says Dangote

Don’t lose the plot – agriculture in the right context

CBN’s 41 items and the rebirth of import substitution

BOA, NIPOST to provide financial services to 5 million farmers – MD

Schneider Electric restates commitment to Innovation

Microsoft to provide over $13,000 cloud solutions to entrepreneurs

Kingdom of Jordan plans Embassy in Nigeria

EFCC asked to investigate, recover N746m on NHIS governance lapses

We should pray oil prices stay low- Dangote

Nigeria-Indonesia bilateral trade drops by $2bn in 2 years

Proscription of IPOB prevented reprisal attacks.. Lai Mohammed

Polls favour Man United to win 2017/2018 EPL title

Emefiele urges speedy judicial process for mortgage disputes

CBN to go tough on banks over insider related abuses

Reps to probe Oando, Ausbury shareholders’ controversy

FG says no going back on airports concessioning

Tambuwal woos NNPC for oil search in Sokoto Basi‎n

FG to market mining investment at 2017 China Expo

Court strikes out fraud charge against Diezani Alison-Madueke

Eko Atlantic leads iconic projects for UK investor series

FG, ULC begin negotiation on PHCN privatization, others issues next Tuesday

Oil & gas, electricity workers, others suspend nationwide strike

Betterhalf Talk-Show launches, sets sights on sustainable relationships

35 foreign companies to showcase products at 12th Abuja Trade Fair

McKinsey has closed its eyes in South Africa

Oil rise after Iraq signals cut extension

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

BusinessDay 20 Sep 2017

FG to certify Abuja international airport before 2017 end

EFCC recovers N409b, $69m in 8 months, secures 137 convinctions

Daura rail line will link landlocked countries – Transport Minister

Cashew exports up 463% in three months

Abuja Chamber Urges FG to priortise Infrastructural development

Five lessons for Nigeria from Norway’s oil licensing round

Labour intensive project expenditure will quicken recovery

Nigeria’s protein consumption at risk as cowpea prices rise 48%

FG eyes private capital to fund $300bn infrastructure gap

$100m CVFF: Stakeholders call for Maritime Bank to develop shipping business

FCMB’s partnership with government stimulates economic growth

Case for adopting PPP model

Kachikwu and the audacity of big ideas

NBMA alerts Nigerians on imported GM Maize

The lost climate change leadership

Fuel scarcity looms as tanker drivers refuse to lift products

Buhari’s UN speech disappoints, loud on foreign troubles silent on local issues

Total’s Engina field gets locally built manifolds to realise 200,000bpd output

Health workers race to contain Cholera outbreak in northeast Nigeria

FG, NUPENG begin negotiation behind closed door

Nuclear weapons: Buhari seeks dialogue with North Korea

APC’s policies ignited IPOB agitations – PDP

Reps ask Patience Jonathan’s firm, others to pay all outstanding tax liabilities

Customs impounds 283 exotic vehicles, alleges connivance with its officers

EU free trade gesture, what’s in it for Nigerian industries

Full text of President Buhari’s speech at the UN General Assembly

Exit from recession and the gospel according to Lai

NASU issues deadline for conclusion of minimum wage negotiation

Manufacturers return to factory expansion as economy eases

Top Stories for the 19th of September

MTN, partners provide support to victims of Benue flooding

BOA, NIPOST to provide financial services to 5 million farmers

Venture capitalists to fund 8 start-ups at NES#23

Media group lists Nigeria Immigration Service on ‘FOI hall of shame’

Brazil to train Nigeria Youths, others on Cassava processing

Aviation union, workers protest airport concession

Riding the ‘new media’ wave + Is blogging still for ‘unserious’ people?

Cholera bites hard in Borno, 48 persons confirm dead by doctors

GTBank-Ogun State Principals Cup reaches final stage

WAFU Cup: Nigeria beat Ghana to progress to semi finals

UPDATED: ASUU gives conditional suspension of strike

Laying the foundation for violent agitation

Enhancing leadership by engaging diversity

South Africa: All about political risk

Nigeria’s political leadership rethinks this dangerous approach

Monday, September 18, 2017

BusinessDay 19 Sep 2017

CBN to sanction banks for failing to open FX teller points

Nigeria has higher investment risk but beats sub-Saharan Africa peers on returns

‘Our TCCF certification shows global, high standard data center facilities’- Coker

Multinational oil companies offer over $1billion in financing for new gas projects

Ecobank’s earnings surge despite continued headwinds

Nigeria failing to maximise free trade benefits

Fashola says exit from recession finds explanation in increased construction sector funding

NERC wants TCN, others to improve capacity, services to save power sector

Nigeria employers say reputation-based global higher education ranking reliable

Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 8/8plus: The real difference

Fashola tasks transmission substations on maintenance culture

NSE market capitalisation dips by 1.84%

German Government sees skills acquisition playing key role in economic transformation, entrepreneurship

C/River to recover N104m debt from cocoa farmers

Reps: Patience Jonathan, EFCC operatives to appear before Public Petitions

CBN goes hard on banks over breach of forex rules

Customs seizes 339 vehicles, smuggled goods worth N4.1bn in Ogun

Cleric docked in Osun over theft of N750,000

The simple Reason why Nigerian Startups get ‘resounding no’ from investors, banks

Nigeria Mustapha name winner of 2017 UN $150,000(N54M) prize

CBN to sanction banks for failing to open FX retail shop

NASC warns against criminal breach of National Seed law

FG holds crucial meeting with NUPENG, Tuesday over strike action

NNPC targets 80-day stockpile in response to marketers strike threat

Needs assessment programme completed by CMD for 36 states, FCT

MD/CEO Infrastructure Bank Plc on CEO Speaks

FG, ASUU hold crucial meeting over unresolved agitations

Jetty fire incident will not affect petrol supply – NNPC

Governors’ proscription of IPOB’s unconstitutional, says Saraki

Rooney banned after admitting drink-driving

Top stories for the 18th September 2017

$25bn of Africa’s sovereign debt matures next year

Five key guidelines for Nigeria’s oil marginal fields bid round

Foundation supports Nigerian students with bursary allocation

China pledges to support Africa’s industrialisation, food security

Trending stories for the 18th September 2017

Oil price gains on fall in US rig count

Foreign investment in Egypt’s debt tops $17bn since currency float

Nigeria drops out of top 10 investment destinations in Africa

The Bridge Talk Show S1 E5 Trust and Wills trailer sponsored by ARM

BusinessDay 18 Sep 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017

IPOB: Opposition’s plot to destabilise Nigeria – Lai Mohammed

Investors pressing for Nigeria’s coal, nickel, ‎gold, zinc, bitumen

Banks’ interest income spikes amid shrinking loan book

Nigeria banks’ loan growth slows on high risk environment

Banks’ loan growth slows on high risk environment

Aig-Imoukhuede joins Clinton, Schmidt on board of Oxford’s Blavatnik school of governance

CITN moves to award certificates, diplomas in taxation

Walking into the future “naked”

Five fascinating business facts – Part 35

Ember month: Hope is not looking like another gamble?

Ethiopia’s industrial model points way for Nigeria

A leader should be a symbol of national unity

CEO succession – The role of the board

LCCI chief calls for urgent palliatives to check gridlock on Apapa/Tin Can road

Oil majors look to gas in response to fossil fuel bans

FG, Mkapa, MAN reject Economic Partnership Agreement

PENGASSAN calls for immediate payment of N720bn subsidy arrears owed oil marketers

ANAN frowns at exclusion in FRC’s board appointment

President departs for New York after meeting with Kano, Borno, Sokoto state governors

Saraki to meet CSOs over N3bn yearly salary for senators

We’ll shock Eagles- says Zambia captain

Mining Council tells FG to speed up revitalisation of Ajaokuta, ALSCON

Anambra: Oduah, Uba others ask PDP to substitute Obaze as party’s candidate

IPOB members to face murder charges – Abia CP

Private capital seen as solution to infrastructure financing

Russia 2018:  All you need to know

AFC says Nigeria needs US$3trn for economic infrastructure 

Can Conte get the revenge against Wenger?

The pythons’ macabre dance

MAN urges FG to block Morocco’s admittance into ECOWAS

NIRSAL, STANBIC IBTC partner on N50bn agric financing scheme

Melaye and the gathering storms

Saturday, September 16, 2017

2019: Of dubious claims and progressive leadership

BusinessDay 17 Sep 2017

How Belemaoil wants to tackle Niger Delta’s ‘internal capital flight’ with new community-engagement model

Value-addition is Nigeria’s hope to dominate West African trade

At NTDC we are refocusing tourism as a huge business – Coker

Petroleum ministry plans inaugural oil & gas trade show in Nigeria

Wike links up with Ibori, Okowa in search of unified front for Niger Delta

The ‘Big Knock’

Tourism potential for national development

BA’s Boeing 747 gets warm reception from Nigerian flyers

Africa’s economic underweight and mortgage access

I must only vote for somebody who will bring development to my people – Ndoma-Egba

Revamping the nation’s agricultural sector

Maritime Academy of what went wrong?

Nigeria can be reference country for spinal cord injury

A state of anomie in the land

Lucky Chibok Girls mark 3rd anniversary at AUN Nigeria

Osinbajo speaks on Nigeria’s unity

KWSG procures N1bn solar energy equipment for light up Kwara project 

PDP faults military’s declaration of IPOB as terrorist organisation

Friday, September 15, 2017

Pay part and start building in Lekki Pennisula

22 cars up for grabs in Shoprite Nigeria’s birthday giveaway

Dangote’s strategic plan to dominate African cement market

Buhari, Museveni discuss transport infrastructure to link two countries

Military names IPOB “Militant terrorists Organisation”

NAPTIP, Dabiri-Erewa demand prosecution of human traffickers in host countries

Why Nigeria cannot afford to fail- Osinbajo

Buhari to visit London after UN General Assembly outing

The Python Dance

How to benefit from the pioneer status incentive

Nigeria”s inflation slows to 16.01%

FG pays N42bn to 62 contractors working on 149 sites

Family in search of missing son who ‘renounced militancy’

FG, SSANU, NASU, NAAT negotiation inconclusive

Black market dead says CBN as FX reserves rise to $33bn

8 Start-ups to headline NESG’s maiden pitch contest

NECA urges FG to adopt sustainable measures to grow economy

Products Review: Access Bank and Stanbic IBTC mobile apps

Thursday, September 14, 2017

BusinessDay 15 Sep 2017

Osinbajo, IGP Idris closed doors meeting over IPOB, others security issues

Nigeria faces talent crisis – World Economic Forum report

Power generation hits all time high of 7001MW

Experts call for improvement in healthcare service quality in Nigeria

Fans confident Nigeria will pick Russia 2018 ticket

Fortis Microfinance Bank records double digit growth in earnings

Dangote seeks to dominate South African Cement market with PPC bid

BusinessDay Road Construction Summit opens discourse on best practices

We have technology to drive digital future – Glo

Meflyn Anwana, the corporate communicator and media aide, living a life of fulfilment

‘RIS UK is aimed to correct myths, misconceptions about Nigerian real estate market’

How to write a business plan in seven steps

Dubai Tourism celebrates successful return to Akwaaba African Travel Market

Hope for parents-in-waiting

FG dares United Labour Congress over nationwide strike

Nigeria cocoa output seen rebounding in 2017/18

Python Dance: Ekweremadu condemns siege, calls for calm

IPOB: FG beef up security across the country

Lafarge in partnership with BusinessDay conferences presents Road Construction Summit 2017

Human rights abuses: PDP calls for independent panel of inquiry

Oyo, Osun ownership crisis of LAUTECH resolved as University reopens

IOC crowns Paris 2024, Los Angeles 2028 in unique double

New council to speed up under-developed mining sector

VAIDS: A new scheme set to improve Nigeria’s Tax Culture

Stakeholders sue for good fiscal regime in mining sector

Feelers suggest ‘switch to electric cars or get left behind’

McKinsey must appear before S.Africa parliament, says opposition

Feelers suggest: switch to electric cars or get left behind

What Trump can do to prevent the next crash

Expert lauds CIIN for it’s effort to boost insurance education in tertiary institutions

Bank of England Says Interest Rates Could Rise Within Months

How top official got tangled in Nigerian aid scandal

NECO releases 2017June/July examination results

Nigeria’s Stanbic offers scrip dividend option for three years

Dangote Cement makes PPC takeover approach

Ramaphosa seen leading S.African leadership race

PhD scholars commend PTDF selection process

NDLEA seizes N46bn worth of illicit drugs in 5 years

Resident doctors to resume work on Friday

Pipeline vandalism: Nigeria defers 700,000 barrels of crude in 2016, says NNPC

Vegetable, crude oil boost Q2 2017 export by N108bn

Do 45% of Nigerian women get married before their 18th birthday?

IPOB plans to oust Buhari from power – Northern Youths

FG‎ trains Airforce personnel on agri-business

A Nigerian in the final of America’s Got Talent 2017

BusinessDay 14 Sep 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Ghana raises minimum capital for banks to US$90m (N32.95bn)

Nigeria rejoins Africa Trade Insurance Agency

CBN assure of inflation, interest rates reduction for domestic production

Norway’s $1trillion Sovereign Wealth Fund holds lessons for Nigeria

Flour Mills revenue hits N524bn despite recession

Nigeria’s N506.72bn half-year trade surplus to boost naira stability

Why the courts do not annul presidential elections in Africa

FG begs Joint Health Unions over planned strike

Consumer goods firms reap reward of price increases as profit surge

NLNG, FG sign N120bn Bonny-Bodo road contract

Guinness: Full year results trigger upward revisions to consensus forecasts

Phase3 Telecom seeks to build entrepreneurial capacity among youths

Illegal arms import into Nigeria

Recession exit: CBN as the major game in town

Retail investors reduce equity holding to meet season’s obligation

‘Public sector needs HRM solutions to reduce waste, increase speed and output’

NAMA begins competency test appraisal of AIS Officers

SON says manufacturers should work on quality of goods to improve economy

Court to rule on State of Osun, land use charge Nov. 14

Why ULC won’t back down on planned strike

Ambode sacks inter-state bus operators from Ikorodu road

Joint Health Unions ‎give FG 7 days ultimatum on 2012 agreement

Nigeria is resource endowed country, not rich – NILS

FEC orders probe of ex-heads of JAMB, NIMASA over poor remittances

Nigeria fails to meet Indian $1bn demand worth of ‘pulses’

President Buhari presides over FEC meeting

Federal High Court judges to be appointed soon– CJN

NNPC strategises on refineries rehabilitation

Nigeria needs 3 inland ports in S/East – Oduah

Judiciary resisted attempts to stop Buhari’s election in 2015 – Outgoing CJ

Infrastructure fund will transform African economies, says Adesina

BusinessDay Fact File for the day

More FG support will boost SMEs in Nigeria – Expert

Refineries Revamp: NNPC takes bold step on 2019 Target

WhatsApp to introduce the ability to delete sent messages

Olam joins in Nigeria’s food sufficiency quest

FG fresh privatisation of key infrastructure assets opens new opportunity for investors

Ex-Citi CEO says 30% of bank jobs may disappear in 5 years

McKinsey ignored staff warnings in South Africa Gupta scandal- Ex-employees say

Big local banks not big on microfinance

Confusion over DSDP contracts

Federal workers threaten to shut down government operations over unpaid N1.165bn allowances

Trending stories today

FG paid N600m for completion of substation in Ondo– Osinbajo

UNILAG postpones Post-UTME screening

Leading woman: A mentor to Nigerian women and more

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Olam boost Nigeria’s food security with new investments in Kaduna, Ilorin

Population growing faster than food production raises red flag

BusinessDay 13 Sep 2017

Buhari to lead Nig. delegation to UNGA

Private equity fund backs Nigerian cash solutions provider

Military warns against unauthorized protest

Stakeholders suggest best models for airport concessioning in Nigeria

Saham Unitrust Insurance records N429.9 million underwriting profit

Why Naira rate convergence is unlikely – the Economist

A very fragile exit from recession

Establishing framework on USSD for banks

BusinessDay Cartoon

‘Young people have excellent opportunity to build up their retirement fund’

Research institutes discover new seed varieties to plug N525bn gap

Connectivity and automation critical to improved oil production in Nigeria – MainOne

Finlab promises to enhance scientific, tech advancement in Nigeria

Hygeia holds Abuja confab to improve Nigeria’s healthcare delivery

Adeosun asks heads of MDAs to reduce costs, generate more revenues

German police arrest five in raid of Nigerian “husband” smuggling ring

We were anxious about Buhari’s health, says Akufo-Addo 

APC appeal committee submits report on Anambra governorship primaries 

2018 World Cup qualifier: South Africa agree to Senegal replay

Liverpool lose appeal ban on Sadio Mane

I will leave behind effective, impactful Senate – Saraki

Buhari inaugurates N30bn Olam poultry, feed mill in Kaduna

We saved total collapse of the financial industry – Outgoing CJ

CJN to swear in 30 new SANs

FG urged to enforce mining regulations to address concerns of mineral exploitation

Analysts Aren’t Even in the Same Ballpark With Fo Naira Forecasts

Nigeria reforms capital importation to attract foreign investors

15 SEO mistakes brands must avoid

Nigerian needs more chartered accountants – Ambode

Pope Francis injured in Colombia

Oil & gas, electricity, telecoms workers, meet Wednesday on planned nationwide strike

WATCH: Never the bottom, only the beginning

FG, states’ public debt stock hits N19.6trn- DMO

Our top stories for the day

Monday, September 11, 2017

BusinessDay 12 Sep 2017

Nigeria’s top 30 listed firms earn N612 bn in Q2 2017

CBN injects another $250m into Forex Market

Nigeria’s oil marginal fields licensing round looks all set – to go nowhere

Shell, Agip to do 50 per cent integration, fabrications of projects in-country

PZ Cussons surmounts headwind as profit surges amid rising FX loss

NSE transits from frontier to emerging market: Aig-Imoukhuede

Truce as FG, ASUU resolve to set up seven-member committee

UBA Nigeria plc: Strong earnings supported by increased diversification

Infrastructure decay, insecurity, hinders Foreign Direct Investment inflow to Nigeria, Study reveals

Nigeria can become Africa’s first global superpower

Restricting free speech

Are you ready for the new school session?

‘Dubai still offers the greatest growth opportunity for many investors’

Iceland leads global annual growth at 23% as house prices go up

Cummins targets 25% reduction in air pollution with gas powered generators

Buhari should take a rest, don’t seek re-election says Soyinka

Nigeria’s bad bank not talking to Ethiopian Airlines over Arik

The Gambia Football Federation to quit WAFU

I almost went on exile – Buhari

FG owes DisCos 27bn, not N90bn – Fashola

SystemSpecs reinforces indigenous outlook, ends partnership with Infor

Kwankwaso coalition demands police probe of Kano commissioner

FG postpones conciliatory meeting with striking non-academic unions

Wall Street Is Turning on China’s ‘Perfect Buyers’

How to Plan for an Unexpectedly Early Retirement

Students Get Tuition Aid for a Piece of Their Future

The New Corporate Recruitment Pool: Workers in Dead-End Jobs

Investors Bet on Thailand, Even as Country Faces Uncertainty

Customs impounds 1,100 pump action guns concealed in container from Turkey

Private Equity Bubble? What Private Equity Bubble?

African Farmers Brace for Life Without Sweet Support From EU

China to Shut Bitcoin Exchanges

3 unions from Ondo Varsity join ASUU strike

Recession: Expert suggests more investment in micro economy

WAFU CUP: Super Eagles land in Accra, ready to pluck Leone Stars

WATCH: Our trending stories today

Cracks grow in Nigeria’s ruling APC over Buhari’s intentions

Statisticians urge FG to conduct Population Census

Data Revolution: USA don advises FG to reposition statistical system

Nigeria’s Shoreline Energy signs $300 mln gas deal with Shell

The Bridge S1 E4 Treasury Bills Trailer

AMCON tasks banks communication mangers on awareness initiatives to deepen FI

UK schools make up ground in FT Masters in management ranking

Apple tests customer loyalty with $1,000 iPhone

Despite hype, investment in Nigerian tech start-ups lower than peers

Telecoms contribution to GDP up 6.7% in Q2

BusinessDay 11 Sep 2017

‘Nigerian retail industry still enjoys steady growth’

Takeover: Arik shareholders file N20bn suit against FG, Ethiopian Airlines

Nigeria’s exit from recession expected to be sustained in Q3

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Nigeria’s crude production hits 2.081mbpd in August

Electronic Certificate of Capital Importation (e-CCI) to commence on Monday says CBN

Dangote-led presidential flood committee donates N250m to Benue victims

Why Dangote wants to buy PPC

Oil going out of fashion

Oil rises close to $55 as Saudi supply cut, refineries damaged

Stanbic IBTC attracts N413.62bn capital inflows into Nigeria

China’s economic model irks the West. It must concern Africa too

BDMonday Cartoon

Huajian restates interest in setting up shoe factory in Aba  

If America exits the Paris Accord, climate risks will intensify for emerging Asia

‘E-commerce has changed the face of my business’

Nigeria steel industry: Opportunities, challenges

Fixing an unbroken pension system

In the same corner as Professor Wole Soyinka (plus Donald Trump and General T.Y. Danjuma) III

Tips to building a better financial future

Nigeria’s restructuring inevitable, says Sen. Oduah

Group wants Buhari to reshuffle cabinet

Presidency assures timely release of Ecological Fund to States

FG to provide 4m bags of fertiliser to farmers

Oduah wants adherence to Aviation master plan

Ahmed backs agitation‎ for local government autonomy 

Those who want Buhari’s job in 2019

Neo-Biafra agitation as meal ticket

Nigeria akimbo, as nature’s fury spreads across the world

Justice for slain priest in Imo

Nigeria’s whirlwind romance with coal

When Yorubas met in Ibadan, quest for return to proper federalism reared its head

A tale of two Aishas

BusinessDay 10 Sep 2017

Stakeholders chart path to grow Nigerian sports industry

Saturday, September 09, 2017

AfroBasket: D’Tigers defeat Mali 90-67 in second Group A match

El-Rufai says Alhassan never believed in Buhari’s Ideology

Youths and insatiable lure of gambling

Refugees in their own country

Diet intervention against cancer

Ikpeazu flags off construction of 132 classroom blocks in Abia

‘Women need to be more aggressive in the push for inclusion in politics’

Stephen Odey: The fruit of GTBank-Lagos State Principals Cup

What qualifies a borrower for mortgage lending

Flood takes over Lokoja-Abuja road

The dwindling fortune of polytechnic education in Nigeria  

Consolidating gaming business in Lagos 

Militarisation of the South East

Abia traditional rulers want government, Assembly to enact law banning open grazing

Eleme LG boss assures international business community on security

C/River moves against hate speech, set to sensitise online practitioners

Support initiatives that could improve local invention, Ooni tells Govt

Aiteo boosts Super Eagles Russia 2018 World Cup dream with N50mn

Alhassan’s open support for Atiku’s presidential aspiration is a disappointment – Amosun

Plateau United wins N50million NPFL prize money

Hurricane Irma: Caribbean counts the cost of deadly storm

CBN assures of sustained liquidity in Forex market

French bank BNP Paribas loses £35m UK tax case

Striking Resident Doctors accuse FG of breaching agreement

Transport minister embarks on monthly monitor of rail project

Friday, September 08, 2017

D’Tigers will make Nigeria proud, says Kuta

Govt allays fears of poultry farmers as bird flu discovered in Ogun

ECOWAS Parliament to assume legislative status

2017 CEO Apprentice winners visit NSE

Hand over of face litigation- Dalung tells ex-sports federation

Nigeria’s oil licensing round looks all set – to go nowhere

LASACO settles N1.063 billion Pension Legacy Funds

Kwara assembly vows to recover government properties

Edo intensifies drive in Singapore to boost FDI

BoI, LEPMAAS partnership, a boost to Nigeria’s economy

ABCON chief predicts end to unstable forex market

Dangote mulls offer for South Africa’s largest cement factory

The Excuse…

20 ships discharging petroleum products, other commodities in Lagos

JAMB to shut down direct entry admission portal Sept. 15 – Official

Mobile money services proving ever popular and growing in much of Africa

What telecoms’ first time GDP contraction portend for fintech growth in 2017

Northern Flour Mill to buy 30,000 metric tons of Sorghum for Kano plant

75 Nigerians make LafargeHolcim sustainable construction awards finals

Best stories this week

Economist advises FG to develop data revolution policy

Nigerians are not convinced about Agriculture

NERC meets stakeholders on rules to liquidate DisCos, review electricity tariff

BusinessDay 08 Sep 2017

Benue floods threaten food prices

Thursday, September 07, 2017

Nigeria’s crumbling health sector dealt blow by doctors’ strike

‘We will get Nigerian athletics back to the top’

Upgraded MMA1 awaits new connecting road

The need for Corporate Trustees has been on the rise – Gbinije

Banks’ interest income spikes on improved loan book, higher yields

CBN issues exposure draft framework on USSD for banks

Small businesses to benefit from Olam’s $150mn integrated poultry facility

Is off-grid power good for you?

‘What drives me is creativity, not commercial value of my music’

Not yet Uhuru!

Edo State: Revamping traffic management with a touch of history

Celebrating excellence in legal practice, Funmi Roberts stands tall in her craft

What robs organizations the most in their quest for growth

Nigerian Sovereign Wealth Fund grows to $2 billion, CEO Says

‘Nigerian economy still exposed to external shocks despite rebound’

Why we revoked concession agreement for Lagos International Trade Fair Complex- Presidency

Finally, Nigeria to debut N100bn Sukuk bond, September 18

World Cup qualifier: South Africa to appeal FIFA replay order

Illegal mining & export challenges top discussions as National Council on mining meets 

Varsity lecturers in closed door session

Experts confirm 28 new CERPAC centers boost business, FDI flow into Nigeria

Challenging economy situation is surmountable – Lalong

BIPC donates food items to displaced people

Benue APC passes vote of confidence on Akume, Ortom

Nigeria Customs joins inductees in FOI’s Hall of Shame

Here Is One Reason Why The Ads on WhatsApp Won’t Be So Bad.

UPDATED: Resident doctors to suspend strike Friday, after payment of N13.4bn

Oil steady at $54.50 as US refiners restart operations

BusinessDay 07 Sep 2017

Nigerian fintech, Riby, makes 1776 Challenge Cup world finals

Fireworks expected as Oando proxy battle moves to AGM

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Nigerian beer makers target expansion amid intense competition

Airlines raise fares by 18% in five weeks

FG institutes Interim Committee to reposition Maritime Academy

UK economy held back as services weaken, consumers struggle

‘Nigeria’s aviation sector loses $2 billion annually to capital flight’

Cyber attacks on financial institutions, payment firms the largest in Q2

Buhari said he would not seek re-election in 2019 -minister

Guinness Nigeria turns a profit amid rising costs, interest expense

Health ministry fraud allegations: Whither the anti-corruption war?

Petty trader needs capital to restart tailoring business

Ethiopian upgrades Sao Paulo services to non-stop direct flights

Dilute shares of Discos now

RMAFC says a large percentage of miners illegal

Mourinho: Neymar’s €222m move to PSG changed the market

EFCC denies probing CJN Walter Onnoghen

Buhari back from Sallah break, resumes duty

Economic rebound : FG says efforts on ERGP already yielding ‎fruits

BoI to review operations as it hosts 100 DFI member countries

‘New Collateral Registry, Credit Reporting Law, a boost for MSMEs’

Hygeia to hold confab on improving quality healthcare service in Nigeria

SSANU, NASU, NAAT to join nationwide strike next Monday

US Exchange Alumni Association inaugurates leadership in Nigeria

NBS ‎urges ‘cautious optimism’ to sustain positive rebound

China to loan Guinea $20bn in exchange of minerals

Federal Government restates support for investors in mining

Cyber attacks on financial institutions the largest in Q2

China rises to top of African FDI league

Resident doctors insist on strike

Watch out Wonder Woman: Nigeria’s Chibok girls inspire Marvel’s new superhero

Nigeria’s cabinet meeting cancelled for second time since Buhari’s return

​​Quick takes

Buhari assures of commitment to give Nigerians a better life

AMCON not in discussion with Ethiopian Airlines

Nigeria makes expats’ worst countries to live, work for fourth time

Recession exit: Experts task FG on monetary, fiscal policies strenthening

NIRSAL to help smallholder farmers catalyse investments into agriculture

WATCH: Trending stories today

NCC assures Nigerians of equitable ICT growth interventions

Half of NNPC staff to undergo training on anti-corruption

Lagos clamps down on unregistered education centres

Employ ad-hoc Doctors, FG directs CMDs/MDs of Federal Hospitals

BusinessDay 06 Sep 2017

How we got out of recession

VeeLosophy A Famous ‘Has Been’ Broadband

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Lagos opening up waterways

CBN boosts forex market with $250m injection

Bitcoin 20% drop shows investor risk from volatility

Forte Oil profit spikes on lower taxes, cost cuts

The return of General Buhari

‘Collaboration between FinTech and banks will always be on the rise’

A micro lender’s note for surviving the downturn

‘Balmoral’s International Drinks Festival will put Nigeria on the global drinks market’

Red Star Express plans to raise additional capital for expansion

Probe allegation against police

Hope dims for oil price recovery

Senate probe of N30trn revenue loss: An exercise in witch-hunt?

Reducing long queues at ATMs during festive periods

What does it mean for Nigeria to exit recession?

Magu never said fight against corruption has failed – EFCC

Stable FX, inflation helps Nigeria’s exit from recession

The doctors and lecturers strike

NIRSAL to help small holder farmers catalyze investments into agriculture

Adequate care, awareness seen solving 1.5m cases of diabetes in Nigeria

Meadow Hall Educamp focuses on teacher training, enters edition nine

FG, Resident Doctors meet to review settlement agreement, Wednesday

Senate welcomes improvement in Nation’s economy

FG to launch bicycle riding as a means of Transportation in Abuja

HMCAN collaborates with NHIS to sanction operators who flout standards

Nigeria Customs Service joins inductees in FOI `s Hall of Shame

Fayemi leads Nigerian delegation to mining business confab

FG to boost Nigeria’s GDP via biotechnology –Official

Tech Talk

The Bridge: Episode 3 How to secure the bag for your business

August PMI shows growth in production level of manufacturing sector

Nigeria’s economy expands to end worst slump in 25 years

EFCC arrests MAPOLY students, others for internet fraud


PIGB: FG’s stake in new entities raises concern over conflict of interest

Kenya set October 17 for Presidential election rerun

Vitol signs offtake deal with Angola LNG

BusinessDay 05 Sep 2017

Worst over for Nigeria, S. Africa as economic growth beckons

Monday, September 04, 2017

Nigeria’s image, business gaining on identity management initiatives

Lagos flags off work on Oshodi-Airport road

APC begins campaign for Buhari’s second term

NSE maintains losing streak on consumer goods, banks drag

Stakeholders want government to show commitment on energy mix policy

Fidelity Bank beat profit estimates as operating expenses curbed

Distress Call To Rescue Benue State

Dealing with the growing insecurity in Nigeria 

Ethnic politics and the 2017 Kenyan elections

Unresolved Infrastructure challenges stifling gas sector growth

Two mindsets: fostering growth mindset among learners ensures lifelong education

NIM restates commitment to young managers’ development

Turning Nigeria into a police state?

Enhancing leadership: Networking and transitions in the C-suite

Privatization programme roars back to life as FG orders sale of Afam power plants, others

Super Eagles inch closer to Russia 2018

Total MD optimistic of increased gas availability on NNPC/TEPNG joint venture

ASUU denies receipt of invitation for negotiation

Bitcoin loses billions after hitting $5000 milestone

500 prisoners gets Eid el-Kabir state pardon in Kano

Manufacturing sector PMI show 6 months growth in August

Cameroon vs. Udofia promises Eagles $20,000 for every goal scored

Accrued Pension Rights: Lagos disburses N742m for August

FIRS generates N2.11tr in 7 months on increased tax collection

FEHN to train OPC, IPOB, Arewa members on ethnic harmony

No need to consider release of oil stocks after Harvey -IEA

After landmark court ruling, Kenya’s government, opposition face showdown

700mw of electricity trapped at Egbin power plant

HMCAN, NHIS collaborate on ‘hollistic’ code of ethics

Nigerian Doctors begin nationwide strike, shut down Teaching Hospitals

Group petitions ICPC against Borno LGA Chairman over N1bn fraud

BusinessDay 04 Sep 2017

Sunday, September 03, 2017

NSE trading value climb 38.88% as analysts predict volatile weeks ahead

Lagos, Ogun exceed other states, as 60% revenue generated internally

How Bamidele earns dollars through the Internet 

Beaming The Searchlight On Hate Speeches

PDP can’t regain power without genuine mea culpa and raison d’etre

Nigerian airlines risk US ban over poor local airports

Is estate planning, and putting a legacee in place really a death wish?

SEC approves Union Bank’s rights issue as Atlas Mara positions with $200m cash

Nigeria’s race for cement export

How banks can turn the tide of customer defection

A lesson from Kenya

Energy accounts for 40% of production cost in manufacturing sector–MAN

Stanel Group leverages corporate Nigeria to expand frontier

Zenith Bank receives D’Tigress, pledges support for Spain 2018 world championship

Saro the musical, soaring even beyond the shores of Nigeria

Buhari not in the U.S., it’s fake news

NNPC says own intervention crashes petrol, cooking gas nationwide

Summer rush: Nigerians still travelling despite high airfares

FG shuts down two companies over N100bn illegal mining

Anambra poll: All eyes on four major contenders

Meagre budget for mega trouble

Educating a child at university level requires partnership – AUN President

Life returns to the other wing of Aso Rock

For multiple levies, table water producers threaten to leave Lagos

How Nigeria can leverage maritime to revive economy, by Ex-UNCTAD Consultant

September 1 deadline: Wike averts face-off with 1,866 private schools, saves 20,000 jobs

‘We want to strengthen capacity in Nigeria’s power sector’

Saturday, September 02, 2017

South-East, South-South Governors’ alliance

When governors made far-reaching demands for South-South, South East

‘Building collapse will continue as long as every Nigerian claims to be a contractor’

U.S. Open records $50.4mn as prize money

‘Nigeria seriously in need of developmental journalism’

We will uphold good manufacturing practices, says Krisoral GMD

Patients’ reliance on online medical advice worries doctors

‘Groups agitating for secession should realise it’s not a cure-all solution’

Supers Eagles brighten Russia 2018 hope

Is Benue Still The Food Basket Of The Nation?

Rejuvenating Nigeria’s cocoa industry

Lagos takes fight against domestic, sexual violence to grassroots

Callousness everywhere!

The lamentation of EFCC: ‘Slow judicial process, tactics of defence lawyers, slowing fight against corruption’

Killing boredom with live football actions

Goldmine Global, Conduit Communication sign MoU to facilitate trade development with Indonesia

Houston flood disaster and the limit of science

Escape of suspected murderer-ritualist: Rivers police extend dragnet, arrest big names, uncover conspiracy

Ajimobi commissions 5.5km Oluyole road

Ngige leads negotiation team with ASUU

Flooding: Reps to prioritise passage of climate change commission bill – Dogara

Atiku urges Muslims to reclaim Islamic religion being hijacked by violent extremists

Inner Light

Sallah celebration: Emir of Ilorin calls for adjustment of cost of food items

Govt/ASUU Negotiations: Osinbajo denies heading dialogue team

Nigeria, South Africa likely out of recession but strong growth still elusive

Low food production to match rising population sparks fears of insecurity

Friday, September 01, 2017

Ooni calls for better understanding of African cultural beliefs

2018 World Cup Qualifier: Super Eagles thrash Cameroon 4-0

Biggest Nigeria power plant owed $352 million by government

Kenyan stock market reopens after halt over panic trades

Fuel supply threatened as ULC set for strike

Buhari directs immediate emergency response to Benue flooding

UPDATED: Kenyatta submits to court decision as electoral commissioner vows to continue

Energy boost production cost in manufacturing sector by 40%

NIM says unethical practices due to corporate governance non-compliance

Nigeria targets 8 million to access maternal and childhood care services – Adewole

FG averts another nationwide strike by Resident Doctors 

Kenya’s Supreme Court declares presidential vote invalid, calls for new polls

Nigeria’s FX reserves races to 30-month high at $31.6bn

Iphone 8 gets a September 12 release date

Oil holding at $52.54 as Iraq’s output hits new record

Petroleum Minister says petrol price to fall even further

U.S. business deterred by Nigeria’s capital curbs, Senator says

Harvey aftermath hits a third of US oil refineries

Gov. Udom visits Super Eagles training, promises $10,000 per goal

Bitcoin moves $300 near $5000 over North Korea tension

Piggybank vs CowryWise

BusinessDay 01 Sep 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Diamond Bank includes women on digital financial services

How Medsaf emerged Nigeria’s representative to Seedstars Summit

Agbani Darego Danjuma, the beauty queen, entrepreneur, passionate about fashion

78% Nigerians willing to pay for health insurance, 22% aren’t – NOI Polls

Hotel market rebounds on improving economy

IHS Towers wins Remita Corporate Champions Cup