Businessday Nigeria Archive for March 2018

Friday, March 30, 2018

LaLiga returns with lots to play for at top and bottom

Looters: PDP dismisses FG’s list

CBN reiterates support to FCs as Crownrise floats N1bn bond

APC mourns Umar Baba Jibril

Cisco urges businesses to set the bar higher on cybersecurity

IFC to help plug $4.5bn infrastructure gap in Africa

Chikwelu, Oparanozie to lead Super Falcons against France

Airtel wins Pitcher Award at Creativity Week 2018

Canon celebrates 15 years of global interchangeable-lens digital camera market

Atiku felicitates with Christians at Easter

FAAC disburses N635.55bn in February 2018 – NBS

Transcorp posted N80.28bn revenue in 2017

Easter: Abuja airport witnesses traffic upsurge

House of Reps announces death of Deputy Leader

When ‘Nerds Unite’ for tech infrastructure in Nigeria

Women-run businesses in Nigeria to unlock N19.7bn by 2022

Uber applies for e-payments licence

At last, FG moves to pay N45bn Nigerian Airways pension arrears

Thursday, March 29, 2018

BD INVESTIGATIVE SERIES: Killings continue in Benue despite operation ‘Cat Race’

Buhari in Lagos, promises improved national security

West Africans collaborate to move up intra-regional trade beyond 12%

Boycott by countries will not affect World Cup – Kremlin

BusinessDay 30 Mar 2018

Lassa fever: Nigeria records 95 deaths in three months

More hotels go under receivership as loan defaults grows

Land administration: Realtors differ on Land Use Act impact 40 years after

Banks’ lending to households rise Q1 on favourable economy

Senate passes 201 bills in 33 months

All you need to know about Milost

Reps task security chiefs to smoke out kidnappers, pirates along Bayelsa waterways

Lack Of Mandatory Participation In The NHIS Act Impeding Growth Of Health Insurance Coverage In Nigeria

FG developing electronic document management system to upscale transparency – Shittu

Senate rejects $350m Kaduna World Bank loan request

PDP mocks Buhari over fake MLK award

Buhari sets stage for economy to earn $361bn from Lekki Deep Seaport

Adepoju says Nigeria vs. Serbia result good for W/Cup preparation

Egypt’s Sisi cruises to victory but with lower turnout

Buhari promises improved national security

Travellers, airlines face difficulties as Buhari visits Lagos

Sahel Capital invests in Nigerian rice farm

Panoro in early talks to offload Aje field asset

Buhari arrives in Lagos

Nigeria’s mobile money: All motion, little movement

‘Abia contributes a lot to Nigeria’s GDP’

Kwara bans night grazing to address herdsmen clash

FG lauds BON Hotels on home-grown skills in hospitality sector

Lagos waste manager engages PSPs to deepen CLI scheme

Lagos honours Airtel for HIV/AIDS awareness campaign

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

BusinessDay 29 Mar 2018

Rencap upgrades Dangote Cement to HOLD as margins improve

New import duty threatens Nigeria’s 18bn solar market

ID card scheme, legislative backing tops Bankole’s second term agenda at NANTA

The era of digitalization and the blockchain promise

Nigeria’s Ebonylife, Sony Pictures sign TV co-development deal

Capital inflows, factory capacity utilisation at risk as 2019 elections near

FEC awards N25b Road and Aircraft fire prevention contracts

APC celebrates Tinubu at 66

Reps seek adequate funding of research development in oil & gas industry

Electoral Act amendment: Reps probe $30,000 bribery allegation

New CBN deputy governors, MPC members assume duty

Reps pass prohibition bill on Ajaokuta Steel company

Again, Reps halt sale of 9mobile over fresh regulator concerns

Anti-CDA Law: Obaseki charges developers to report activities of CDAs

Konga appoints Imudia as new CEO

PIGB ready for Presidential assent as Senate adopts report

MPC set to hold April 3 as new members resume

FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N647.39bn – Adeosun

Alta Semper Capital LLP invests $18mn in HealthPlus

Movie Review: Molly’s Game

​​Lawmakers pass conference committee report of PIGB

ActionAid, Oxfam calls for incentivization of CSR actions

Shell Suspects Ex-Executive paid kick backs in Nigeria

Brain Drain: Tuition-free, master’s scholarship programmes lure Nigerians away

How low credit, budgetary allocations hampers output in agric sector

You’re invited! The BusinessDay Millennial hangout

Nigeria still not in top 10 Africa investment destination ranking

Poor Eagles lose to Serbia in London

Afriland Properties records 23% profit, as shareholders approve N137.39m dividend

UBA expands presence in London, gets licence for banking activities in UK

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

2019: Obasanjo is Nigeria’s political ‘oracle’, any candidate he supports will win – NUP chairman

Milost’s Equity Subscription Agreement puts SEC’s oversight in spotlight

FIBusinessDay 27 Mar 2018

BusinessDay 27 Mar 2018

Herdsmen attacks: Now that Danjuma has spoken

OPEC still has role despite changing global dynamics

GSK shareholders to get N8.52bn special dividend

Atiku flags off presidential election ‘consultations’ in Port Harcourt

Absence of paste processors costs tomato farmers N10bn loss

The Dapchi drama

Banks access N27.47trn from CBN’s discount window

FG declares Friday,Monday public holiday

New NERC regulations to close electricity metering gap in 3yrs

Confusion in APC, a reflection of chaos in governance, says PDP

Senate debates Danjuma’s allegations against Armed Forces

Buhari’s decision on tenure elongation best for APC- Party chieftain

Ortom seeks FG help to resettle 175,000 displaced farmers

APC, PDP at ‘war’ over apology

CBN, Banks others to roll out 500,000 shared agent network

INEC suspends 205 staff over roles in 2015 elections

Experts converge for sustainable infrastructural development

Gwadabe fears foreign investors will dump equities ahead of 2019 elections

MRS’ shareholders fund to hit N23.23bn after bonus issue

National Assembly defers 2018 budget approval till May

Pinnick, Akinwunmi, Sanusi visit Super Eagles goalkeeper Ikeme in hospital

BICS partners Software Group, NIPOST to drive financial inclusion in Nigeria

#TNC18 gets bigger and better with Canon collaboration

Unfettered by prison bars: Story of Kirikiri inmates pursuing university education

LUC: NBA, JAF walk out of public hearing

How to attract IOCs to Nigeria’s downstream sector

Innovative cattle management models will solve herdsmen-farmers’ clashes

2019: Again, NIM plots to dislodge APC, PDP

Monday, March 26, 2018

MMM founder, Sergei Mavrodi, dies at 62 of heart attack

Stakeholders keen for the national roaming deal to happen

BD INVESTIGATIVE SERIES: Nigeria’s cargo airports fail to take off after billions invested by FAAN

Powergas partners Etefa to reduce Nigeria’s 7b scm annual gas flare

Rencap upgrades Lafarge to BUY on rights issue

UBA’s consistent earnings growth validates diversified operations

Why securing mobile devices have become more necessary

NEXIM supports Edo, Ondo exporters with N5bn Niger-Delta Development Fund

Convention out of agenda as APC NEC meeting holds on Tuesday

Buhari to host APC caucus meeting

Labour party, NLC disown National Intervention Movement – Wabba

NMRC’s Inyangete retires after 4years as MD/CEO

Nigeria turns to dialogue to end 9-year Islamist insurgency

PDP apologises to Nigerians for mistakes of 16 years

‘159m tablets of Tramadol seized at Apapa Port’

NAF airlifts troops to Gambia

Benny Peters: Everyone deserves the benefit of a doubt

Accrued revenue into TSA hits N8.9trn, says Adeosun

Review of tobacco tax puts Nigeria closer to treaty compliance

​​China’s ​new ​crude futures ​market ​challenges Brent, WTI dominance

Presidents at Africa Ceo forum advocate private sector inputs to drive growth

South Africa’s Zuma to appear in court on April 6 on graft charges

Ojaja Talent Hunt announces audition dates

Nigeria and Female Genital Mutilation, will it end by 2020?

Obaseki urges tougher measures against slavery on victims’ Remembrance Day

Malware mastermind who rigged ATMs to spew cash caught in Spain

Is Mr President Aware The Naira Has Been Devalued

Oando shares Nigeria perspective at Africa CEO Forum today

Nigeria must tackle increasing incidents of students with special education needs – HIIMA

Nollywood shines in Hollywood

Sunday, March 25, 2018

BusinessDay 26 Mar 2018

Austin Okere’s blueprint for raising superpreneurs at Ausso Leadership Academy

OPS, MOMAN and DAPPMAN kick against one regulator for oil and gas industry

Mobile money in Nigeria’s peers to spur country’s financial inclusion

Five fascinating business facts – Part 61

Milost sued in New York for fraud, violating US securities exchange law

Investors’ swoop on GSK, driven by high yield from special dividend

A warning from the IMF on borrowing for productive investment

Shareholders smile as dividends surge 36% to N412.96bn

Lists of dividend declared so far in 2017

Debt recovery: National Assembly set to vest more powers on AMCON

Gotv Boxing Night 14: Nwoye vows to crush Joe Boy

Osun PDP ends two years leadership tussle, holds state congress

UBA, Access Bank, 4 others post N607 bn PAT in 2017

Equities shed N20 billion as market returns moderate to 8.4 percent

World Cup: Super Eagles train in London ahead of tie with Serbia

Danjuma’s call, a weighty evidence of Buhari, APC’s failure, says PDP

Police backtrack on Leah Sharibu’s release, say IGP was misunderstood

Cambridge Analytica tried to sway Nigeria’s last elections with Buhari’s hacked emails

Lagos Business School emerges first African on CEO Magazine’s Global ranking

Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire -government Nigeria’s government is in talks with Islamist militant group Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire and the talks have gone on for some time, information minister, Lai Mohammed said

Exchange rate strong as CBN boosts liquidity with $339.89m Forex Market

CBN, NIBSS create sandbox for start-up FinTechs

CBN’s Joseph Nnanna becomes NEXIM chairman

Herdsmen, jihadists or terrorists?

Why I want to be Gombe governor, by Barde

Nigeria’s continued coexistence not at all cost – Yoruba elders

Verbal warfare won’t stop Rivers’ neighbourhood security law – Emma Okah

Why Udom deserves re-election, by Ex-commissioner

The push to give NHF scheme new meaning

Ambode administration focused on projects not cheap politics – Commissioner

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Amaechi on Igbo situation: Focus on solutions, not recriminations

When Oba of Benin invoked curses on human traffickers, cultists, others

Politician cautions against Obasanjo’s coalition

Makarfi: Eyes on a higher calling

Ogun Cargo Airport: Amosun commended over landowners compensation

Economists are obsessed with ‘Job Creation’, how about less work? (1)

Group admonishes guber aspirant in Kwara to join PDP

Caverton Helicopters unveils brand new fleet, promises quality service

US Commercial Service collaborates with McAfee against cybercrime in Nigeria

Dapchi girls’ return and echoes of one lost sheep

Neighbourly deed that gladdens hearts of Gbagada residents

Aregbesola says reorientation necessary for Yoruba traditional religion

My reflections on Chief Olusegun Obasanjo

Bayode and the need to revive reading culture in Nigeria

NHF beneficiaries lament as developers thwart gains of National Housing Fund (2)

Expert seeks government’s partnership in education of children with special needs

Olapade Agoro scoffs at FG story on released 104 Dapchi girls

Hacking Allegations: PDP carpets Presidency over false claims

Benin Industrial Park: 3 Co-developers sign up, as Obaseki projects 1,000 companies in cluster

National Assembly holds public hearing on 2018 budget estimates, Monday

CBN sustains intervention in foreign exchange market with $339.89m

The money side of Big Brother’s new twist

We are not against African free trade deal—MAN

Police salary mess was caused by TSA evasion

FG to publish lists of items exempt from tax month end

Rubber Cultivation: Edo Govt.’s 2,500ha plantation programme receives FG’s boost

Super Eagles start World Cup build–up on a winning note

Abuja High Court quashes EFCC’s declaration of Benedict Peters as ‘Wanted’  

Business model for airports under threat globally

FG urged to map out cattle routes across the nation

NPA, OGFZA set to resolve double charges, insecurity at Onne Ports

‘Bill Gates’ comments vindicate Nigerians resolve to kick out Buhari’

ECA: Reps mull Legislation for injection of $1bn into Ajaokuta Steel

Friday, March 23, 2018

Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort, still a delight to tourists, golfers

Port Harcourt refinery on a faulty start up after shutting down for two months

Budget Delay: NASS not “rubber stamp’’, says Lawmaker

Anambra guber: Tribunal to hear case against Obiano April 17

Flying Eagles off to Cairo on two–match tour

NSE market capitalisation drops N59bn

How Geisinger is using gene screening to prevent disease

Digital natives are changing business-to-business purchasing

Nigerian states’ IGR hits N931 billion in 2017

Five Nigerian states with the most IGR in 2017

Buhari offers unconditional amnesty to repentant Boko Haram

The Largest Ever Indian Trade Exhibition

Bitcoin vs regulation: Who eats humble pie?

Access Bank result shows earnings growth by 20% to N459.1bn

BBC News Celebrate Official Opening of Lagos Bureau

Edo partners NCC on job creation, broadband penetration

Petrolex, MAN, NIPC, others canvass for private investment in infrastructural development in Ogun

How multiple checkpoints frustrate trade along Abijan-Lagos corridor

German agency trains 97,449 cocoa farmers in Nigeria

Flutterwave, Flywire to ease Int’l payments for Nigerians

Thursday, March 22, 2018

World Cup: Over 350,000 Fan-IDs requested in Russia

Brain drain: Nigeria loses high-skill citizens to Canada, others

NIPC says fresh $5.4bn investments coming to Ogun as focus shifts to solid minerals

BusinessDay 23 Mar 2018

Meet the business leader, Folashade Ambrose-Medebem

Quality, affordable healthcare are objectives of Lagos state – Jide

Regulatory environment, funding undermines Nigeria mining sector

Impact investing is important to Africa, but what is it?

Withdrawal of police personnel from VIPs to take effect April 20, says IGP

Excess Crude Account: Reps mull legislation for injection of $1bn into Ajaokuta Steel company

Investors oversubscribed Nigeria’s bond by 204% – DMO

Reps task CBN over proliferation of illegal banks

2019: Why INEC will publish political parties manifestoes – Yakubu

Ekweremadu: Fight corruption, stop hounding our members, PDP tells FG

PDP to Lai: We will always reply APC’s lies with facts

Reps tackle Customs over arbitrary seizure of goods in Kano markets, others

‘We will create more CWGs through Ausso Leadership Academy’

#NottooYoungtoRun: Asiwaju guns for House of Reps

Russia 2018: Travelplus unveils attractive packages for fans

Stock market records 0.33% growth after 6 days drop

Ibori launches appeal against UK corruption conviction

CVR: INEC registers 231,072 electorate in Oyo

APC forum reaffirms tenure extension for party executives

Facebook’s data breach apology drags down shares of Twitter, Snap

​​How Mastercard Foundation plans to help 30m African youths find jobs

Aiteo meets Niger Delta ex-militants, youth leaders to curb illegal oil bunkering

‘Nigeria’s neglected cases of tuberculosis is as high as 50%’

Why 8 million Paga users’ milestone is good for fintech

Hollywood set to further partnership with Nollywood at HAPAwards

Nigeria missing out on $861.5mn French pledge to solar alliance

Investors seen soft pedalling ahead of 2019 elections

Nigeria IPO lull stretches two straight years

Senate confirms three as MPC members, rejects one

Sea Piracy: Navy flags off exercise “Obangame”

Four stock firms to pay N5million penalty for illegal transactions

Whistle Blower Policy: FG recovers N7.8bn, $378m, £27,800

NEMA: Presidency approved N2.4bn for procurement of rice for IDPs

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

BusinessDay 22 Mar 2018

Teleology meets deadline to acquire 9mobile

Cadbury Nigeria grows revenue by 10%, posts N300 million profit in 2017

Nigeria misses out as Africa ratifies largest free trade agreement since WTO

Nigerian consumers’ confidence still very low despite economic recovery

Ending fiscal and psychological assault on teachers

Senate blames Adeosun, Fashola, Amaechi others for delay in enacting 2018 budget

Dogara commends Buhari for securing release of abducted101 Dapchi school girls

Arts Council launches 3 million friendly supporters’ drive for Super Eagles

FG award N6b contract for UN building infrastructure

Reps to conduct forensic audit of multi-billion naira appropriated to Amnesty office

DBN, NIRSAL sign pact on agricultural lending

N1.9tn Paris Club refund: TUC calls for resignation of non-performing governors over unpaid salaries

Dapchi girls abduction, release stage-managed, PDP alleges

NSIA announces $20m investments for cancer, diagnostic Centres

Lagos to spend N136bn on roads, transport infrastructure

FIRS records 4m new taxpayers, N700m revenue increase in 2017

Diamond Bank launches #Bankonher campaign

Africa agrees to giant trade bloc, as Nigeria, South Africa sit out

APC hails return of abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls

Nigeria plans N54bn treasury auction, repays some bills

Desertification: Kaduna plants 3.7m trees in 2 years

NASC begins 2018 nationwide compliance inspection of seed companies

Six things to consider before sending your child for studies abroad

Governor Bello of Niger assents to N135.2bn 2018 budget

Anambra monarchs rejoice with Dapchi community

AU summit kicks off with expectation to launch free trade area

Buhari dispatches 4 ministers to Dapchi

FoodPro celebrates female factory workers on IWD

No ransom paid for release of Nigerian schoolgirls – minister

NIPF: SEC disburses N17.09m to 297 investors

Sahel Capital announces Investment in Coscharis Farms

The Business of Photography Conference set to change the face of photography in Nigeria

No confirmation yet on Dapchi girls’ release – CP

Breaking News: Some abducted Dapchi schoolgirls regain freedom

Nigeria’s team selected as finalists in 1st global legal hackathon

$4bn investment required to meet water needs in Lagos

2018 Budget: Buhari sends riot act to ministers 

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Apapa: Navy under pressure to end restriction on truck movement

FIBusinessDay 21 Mar 2018

BusinessDay 21 Mar 2018

Julius Berger surmounts headwinds as free cash flow hits N30.60bn

Zenith Bank puts N32bn dividend income on table for Ovia, Stanbic nominees

Erin Energy intensifies expansion plans despite losses

Oil price collapse hangs on extension of OPEC curbs

Banks engage children, youth on imperatives of savings

Okorocha’s dynastic ambitions and Igbo republicanism

Buhari approves $15bn loan negotiations for Port Harcourt – Maiduguri rail 

PIGB: Experts push for prioritisation of host communities, environmental issues

NNPC, Mining society partner to grow Nigeria’s crude oil reserves

Mines Ministry set to host Int’l Conference on lead poisoning

Nigeria’s Economic Growth Outlook Positive – Adeosun

Dapchi girls : DHQ accuses Amnesty International of undermining Boko Haram war

Botched AfCFTA agreement to dominate FEC meeting 

Stop misinterpreting our laws, Senate tells critics

President Buhari delivering on election promises despite challenges – Oyegun

Reps give 7-day ultimatum for payment of over $59m gas flaring royalty

Int’l Day of Happiness: ‘Nigerians are not happy’

Alleged N4.7bn fraud: Director testifies against Ladoja

Kalu’s alleged N3.2bn fraud: Accountant relocates to Cameroon

FG confirms certification of companies to export fishery products

NSE market capitalisation dips N57bn, despite Dangote Cement dividend

FG restates commitment to funding HIV treatment

PIGB: NNPC not downsizing, says it will ‘rightsize’

Senate suspends plenary in honour of late senator

Flying Doctors seeks regional integration for West African health sector

CSR-in-Action, NEITI, others partner to promote local refining

Land Use Act: Ambode tasks residents on dialogue

Olusosun dumpsite fire: Lagos urges residents to relocate

Smart farming: NDDC introduces organic liquid fertilizer

NDDC, Ondo begin N19bn coastal road to connect Lagos

IMF lauds Nigeria’s improved doing business ranking

NERC licenses 87 firms as meter asset providers

Kogi government framed me up – Dino Melaye

Monday, March 19, 2018

CBN dollar reserves to hit $57bn by year end

BusinessDay 20 Mar 2018

MTN to appoint more Nigerian advisers for proposed listing

Continental Reinsurance’s profit slumps on foreign exchange movement

Shell says Amnesty International report is false, without merit

On Nigeria’s declining research culture

Intra-African trade: On the AfCFTA

Rental stability: Time to move up the ladder to ideal office space

LaLiga: Barcelona closer to title, Ronaldo closer to Messi in Pichichi top scorers’ race

FG commences wider consultations on CFTA

MainOne signs 30-year pact to connect major cities in Ogun on optic fibre

Nigeria must restructure existing federal system resource control – Dogara

Planned veto of Buhari: Reps set to re-commit Electoral Act, 10 others

Value of Private Equity deals in Nigeria hits $7.81 billion in 5 years

Naira maintains gain as CBN injects $210m into forex market

NERC license 87 companies as meter asset providers

Silicon Valley women tech leaders visit Nigeria for mentorship

As planet expands, water quality, supply is declining – UN warns

Obaseki okays teachers’ promotion, clears 3 years backlog

Land use charge: MAN calls for dialogue with Kano government

Five states hardest hit by rising inflation amid potential food shortage

‘Our data centre connects the whole of Africa’

Zenith, GTB, Stanbic IBTC raise year-to-date dividends to N214bn

There’s need to sustain the efforts in local rice production

Nigeria should utilise foreign governments’ commitments for agric development

Sunday, March 18, 2018

PZ Cussons warns over profit as inflation erodes consumer confidence

BusinessDay 19 Mar 2018

PenCom fines PFAs for suboptimal investment returns

Palm oil, 3 others account for 89% of global vegetable oils production – BRIU report

Do we really need to grow what we eat?

AfDB to raise Africa’s industrial GDP to 130% by 2025

Nigeria risks $3.4trn trade opportunity

Deputy Speaker tasks Nigerians to monitor N100bn constituency projects

Russia election: Putin wins by big margin

Mourinho slams Man United players for ‘lack of personality and desire’

Morocco earmarks $15.8bn to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

PDP to Buhari: Recover stolen IDP funds

APC mourns Senator Ali Wakili

NNPC reiterates commitment to overhaul refineries

Abuja Chamber to expand economic ties with Gambia counterpart

Indian airports stretched as passengers reach new heights

NIN has lots of benefits-NIMC tells Nigerians

‘New Money’, a clash of veterans and newbies

World Cup: Super Eagles’ camp opens in Wroclaw

NFF names TomTom as official candy of the Super Eagles

Benue: When tears, emotions and presidential visit are insufficient

Second River Niger Bridge: less haste, no speed

For Sule Lamido, it’s never say die

SDP: Old wine in new skin

I want to return Ekiti to the path of prosperity – Ojudu

How jobs, stronger economy can unite Nigerians, stem sectarian strife – Atiku 

Active mobile lines in Nigeria hit 146 million in January – NCC

Our focus is to deepen democracy and strengthen democratic institutions – Agbakoba

‘Why APC state congress in C/River is controversial’

Saturday, March 17, 2018

2019: INEC may destroy unclaimed PVCs

Steer clear of ‘political dead woods,’ Olapade Agoro warns Obasanjo

‘DBN, most capitalised bank in Nigeria, attracts about $1.5bn funding so far’

No amount of criticism can stop our projects in Akwa Ibom – Housing Commissioner

The day Lagos hosted the FIFA World Cup trophy

2018: Detection looms in Osun as crises deepen in APC, PDP

Playing politics with security

South-East Forum condemns wanton killing by Fulani herdsmen

NHF beneficiaries lament as developers thwart the gains of the National Housing Fund (1)

Hidden treasure from the bamboo

Securing Rivers with satellite technology

Ex-staff drag Odu’a investment company to court over N50m entitlements

Nigeria ranks worst in women participation in politics in Africa

‘Emulate Ghana’ – Cane crafters urge government

Nestle Milo basketball championship conference dunks off in Benin

Group honours BusinessDay correspondent in Abia

Nigerian students can gain foreign undergraduate admission with only WAEC – Dayton varsity

NMRC’s efforts at changing mortgage sector narrative

Jubiliation in Anambra as Obiano is sworn-in for second term

Saraki, Ekweremadu mourn Wakili

Senator Wakili slumps, dies in Abuja

Agency test-runs e-extension, e-library for farmers as officers age

Edo Govt, NEXIM finetune plans to link entrepreneurs to funding for export trade

Tariffs and tech to tax G20 ministers in Argentina

Arik Air operates PH flight from MMA2, ending 10-year dispute

‘Mini Beast from the East’ brings snow and ice to parts of UK

WHO provides health services to 3.8m in Northeast

African sovereign debt issuance hits $12.80 billion in 2018

Oil prices jump, Brent hits approximately $70

Senator Wakil slumps, dies in Abuja

South Africa hits fallen Zuma with arms deal corruption charges

Second Niger Bridge site preparation work gulps over N40billion

Palm oil, 3 others account for 89% of global vegetable oils production

Dangote challenges MAN to develop manufacturing strategy for Nigeria

Friday, March 16, 2018

ICPC secures 127 years jail term for Federal Pay Officer, recovers N56m

Reps give lead to submission of memorandum on Ajaokuta steel

Hard work, resilience, discipline propel Nigeria’s U-30 entrepreneurs

NCC to review commercial communications guidelines to meet international standards

Arsenal book CSKA Moscow in Europa quarter-final

Appeal Court gives INEC nod to begin Melaye’s recall process

Asset, Wealth Management CEOs optimistic about growth prospects – PwC survey

Five key adjustments in the Lagos Land Use Charge

Players and stages in Nigeria’s rising vegetable/oil exports

No plan to under-register any zone – INEC

Active mobile lines in Nigeria hit 146 million in January

Zuma must face trial, says prosecutor

Finance ministry denies cancelling power agreements with developers

UCL: Liverpool face Man City, Real battle Juventus

​​Buhari to receive PIGB for assent this month

Manufacturers, Kano government face-off over new land use tax

Odigie-Oyegun congratulates VP Osinbajo on daughter’s wedding

Why fintechs need data protection framework in Nigeria

IMF addresses crypto ‘dark side’ as volumes surge in Nigeria

MMSD responds to Reps debate on Ajaokuta

Invitation for Press Accreditation (Nation Building Workshop V)

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Ambode douses tension with cut in Lagos Land Use Charge rates

BusinessDay 16 Mar 2018

Stanbic IBTC’s profit hits 3-year high

Beyond radio, there is more to Kaylah Oniwo  

We are in Nigeria’s market to revolutionise pay tv business – Elizabeth Amkpa

‘GTBank is the most efficient lender in Nigeria’

Electoral Act: National Assembly insists on elections sequence

N10bn lost over non-implementation of tomato policy

Police alert Maiduguri residents of plans for more suicide bomb attacks

Buhari meets NASS leadership

FG responds to House on Ajaokuta, says ministry did not contract transactional adviser

Buhari sees Increased local investment as signs of government policy success

Businesses at 57.8 index point show greater confidence on macroeconomy

Calabar NIPP: Reps mandate CBN, TCN to stop funding of power projects

Benue buries 26 people killed by Fulani herdsmen

False assets declaration: Supreme Court adjourns Saraki, FG’s appeals indefinitely

2019: Dickson charges PDP to lead coalition against APC

U.S. military discloses firefight in Niger in December

N10bn SURE-P Fraud: How Suswam withdrew N450m from account outside SURE-P project

UPDATED: Electoral Act: National Assembly insists on elections sequence

Electoral Act: National Assembly insists on elections sequence

Benue to establish Debt Management Office

CBN announces commencement of N500bn NESF

UPDATED: CPC‎ unveils regulatory principles to protect online consumers

CILT seeks financial support for members

Niger Assembly passes N134.28bn 2018 budget

CBN, others brainstorm on 7.6m new banking customers target

NSE market indicators drop further by 1.53%

CBN to delay MPC meeting till April

Andela Hosts Women In Tech Summit 2018 In Lagos

Boys’ team defeats girls’ team in cooking competition

Reps to probe Gov. Bello alleged importation of arms, ammunition

Standard Chartered names Drogba as digital bank ambassador

MIT, Mastercard to award $200,000 for financial inclusion innovation in Africa

New romantic movie ‘The Eve’ goes to Nigerian Cinemas on March 29

LUC: Lagos cuts rate on commercial property by 50%, waives penalties

Nigeria retain 52nd position in latest FIFA rankings

University workers threaten to resume strike over non-payment of N8bn allowances

China to construct new ECOWAS Commission hqtrs for $31.6m

Bonga South West/Aparo: Shell kicks can further down the road

Open Banking brings immense benefits to customers, banks and Fintechs

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Nigeria loses crown to South Africa as Africa biggest smartphone market

Yields to fall as Nigeria cuts back on local debt issuance

BusinessDay 15 Mar 2018

Nwankwo Advises African Countries on Economic Transformation through Debt Financing

Do we still have a president?

Investors still hurt by N800bn private placements sinkhole

Med-View Airline: Rising operating, finance costs weigh on profit

Confusion in Lagos as fire erupts at Olusosun dumpsite

Court restrains NASS from passing amended electoral Bill into law

Nigeria, Tunisia improve bilateral relations in trade, energy, culture, others.

Reps to audit revenues accrue to FCT agencies since 2007

FEC approves Jare dam contract variation to N11billion

UPDATED: DMO signals plans to introduce new debt instruments as debt stock rises to N21.7trn

Dapchi: Buhari vows to rescue abducted students

Chinese companies loses permit, subsidies over illegal fishing in W/Africa

Visa launches first Visa’s Everywhere Initiative in Sub Sahara Africa

Committee wants INEC to address barriers for persons with disabilities

ACCI, Tunisian business community partner to grow $50m trade volume

Reps set to override President Buhari on Peace Corps bill, 9 others

Ogun to leverage Mining, Agric value chain to grow MSMEs

We have resources to prosecute tax debtors after VAIDS- Fowler

Nigeria lined up by Uqalo after Kenya’s Big Square acquisition

February inflation in 13-month low as food prices drop

Japaul slides 8.3% after BusinessDay report questions Milost offer

Lagos seeks 200% consumption tax boost with new electronic system

Reps to investigate N24bn monthly fuel subsidy scam

Insubordination: Buhari summons IGP

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

FIBusinessDay 14 Mar 2018

BusinessDay 14 Mar 2018

NASCON Allied’s full year profit hits 5-year high

Inside the Lagos/Visionscape deal that costs taxpayers up to N85bn

Those taunting Lagosians with more taxes must read and re-read Aba and Abeokuta

Oil-fueled recovery broadens; Risks remain

Buhari declines assent to Electoral Act amendment, as PDP kicks

‘We offer peer-to-peer lending platform where lenders support borrowers’

5 Things Fintechs Need to Remember When Tackling Financial Inclusion

European Union condemns increase in farmer-herder conflicts in Nigeria

Stanbic IBTC empowers start-ups with new innovation lab

Land Use Charge: Real estate professional body faults valuation approach

TSA: Reps to investigate illegal withdrawal of N10bn NHIS account

148 firms invest between $200m and $2bn in Ogun

2016 budget padding scam: Reps recall suspended Kano lawmaker

Buhari mulls National Food Security Council

Reps to conduct full scale investigation into N24b monthly fuel subsidy scam

Lagos trains top officials on change mindset

Buhari launches ERGP Focus Labs

Court fines IGP N5,000 for filing counter affidavit out of time

FG solicits re-election of Nigeria into ITU’s council seat

JAMB directs UTME candidates to check results online

Nigeria needs $8bn annually to address sanitation issues – UNICEF

TAG Nigeria announces launch of 2018 real estate exhibition trade fair initiative

Buhari declines assent to Electoral Act amendment

2019: NGO to mobilise Ebonyi women for electoral process

Lassa fever treatment free of charge across Nigeria – FG

Ambode, Obasa, others move to curb domestic violence

Lagos approves N1.4bn compensation for demolition

FG woos meter asset providers with new regulation

CBN auctions N100bn OMO, injects $210m into forex market

We shall meet in court, Fashola tells GenCos

Seplat successfully refinances $300mn revolving credit facility

Monday, March 12, 2018

UPDATED: Lagos lying over new land use charge, say employers

Banks to boost loan growth by 15% – Stanbic IBTC

NNPC’s petrol subsidy claims mirrors 2011 fraudulent regime

MTN listing must be truly local

‘Uber has a global goal of empowering 1m women by 2020’

Personality types and team dynamics

Truecaller integrates VConnect’s business directory in app

FG tasks CCECC on overnight work on Lagos-Ibadan rail project

Dapchi Girls: U. S, Nigeria seeks negotiated release

Dogara, Ayorinde, Rewane canvass for reduction in bank interest rate

We are developing alternatives to Chinese Loans… U. S Secretary of State

Oronsanye accuses banks of conniving with pension fraudsters

Nigeria can earn $500m from Shea butter export, says NIRSAL

PDP: President’s visit to Benue, billboard of APC’s insensitivity

Zenith Bank declares N785.19bn gross earnings in 2017

Movie Review: Red Sparrow

Nigeria’s palm oil industry: Moonlight on spring river

Nigeria requires over 1 million racks to meet data center needs – MDXi

U.S.’ Tillerson cuts short Africa trip

Edo Govt. seeks international organisations’ cooperation on illegal migration

Buhari arrives Benue over killings

Lagos lying over new land use charge say employers

Why West Africa’s biggest battery manufacturing plant lies idle

NDIC raises alarm over huge impact of fraud on banks’ balance sheets 

Buhari visits Benue today

Relative success of 2018 UTME masks carrying capacity challenges

Sunday, March 11, 2018

BusinessDay 12 Mar 2018

The Math doesn’t add up with Milost

N1.68trn inflow to hit money market in March – FSDH Research

Teleology has this week to pay US$50 million non-refundable deposit for 9mobile

A ‘debt trap’ awaiting aspiring governors?

Nestle today’s revenue is 8 times Cadbury

Senators’ Salary: ‘Nothing new about Shehu Sani’s revelations’

Army warns against killings in 3 troubled States

U.S. Secretary of State,Tillerson, visits Nigeria on Monday

Mothers’ Day: Oduah charges women to be anchors of development

TETFund expends N652bn on academic facilities in tertiary institutions

Nigeria’s External Reserves climb to $46 billion

Buhari approves new excise duty rates for alcoholic beverages, tobacco

I never called for military intervention – Ekweremadu 

‘Black Panther,’ 4 weeks in, tops ‘A Wrinkle in Time

Saraki lauds Ekweremadu’s appointment as Professor

Heritage Bank revolutionalise banking sector with advanced intelligent digital platform

NDIC report finds 56.30% rise in banks fraud forgeries

Stimuno partners Chi Pharmaceutical to provide medical care to Ofada community

Obasanjo lays wreath on graves of 73 slain Benue farmers two days to Buhari visit

Land Use Charge: Lagos softens as concerns mount, agitation spreads

Over 600,000 PVCs unclaimed in Oyo

‘Our healthcare programme offers free drugs and consultation to over 200 people daily’

PDP accuses APC of attack on Kogi senator

With APC poor performance, PDP is going back to Aso Rock in 2019 – Senator Bassey

Why Port Harcourt is bleeding

Ojudu declares, says ‘I want to liberate Ekiti’

Defections unlimited: In whose interest?

Saturday, March 10, 2018

I went into politics to properly represent my people – Suleiman Goro

‘My senatorial ambition is not a do-or-die affair, but I am in the race to win’

‘Why NASS has the constitutional power to determine order of elections’

Group advocates effective social media usage to end extremism

In Akwa Ibom, Emmanuel’s administration is focused on sustainable development – Udoh

‘The church should move away from prosperity message and emphasise virtue of hard work’

World Cup: Rohr to pick squad after Serbia, Poland friendlies

President’s late visits and the psychology of condolence

14 listed firms post N171bn profit after tax

NDDC says it’s time to sensitize Niger Delta youths on dangers of militancy

Dare to succeed: How Nigeria’s queen of Moi-Moi dazzled Port Harcourt

‘I don’t see impossibilities; I like to push myself to the extreme’

Med-view Airline to pay dividend April 3rd

Akwa Ibom to produce international sports stars

Corporate actions boost equity market with N105bn gains

BusinessDay 11 Mar 2018

OPIC offers buyers 80% locally input housing units as NMRC boosts house ownership in Ogun

Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara, others to unveil book on banking reform, Monday

Respite seen for aviation as capacity returns to market

Gilead set to raise $150m in London listing

Stocks gain over N100bn on renewed buy sentiment

Lagos Land Use Charge seen upping rents by 50%

New law strengthens Credit Bureaus to enhance access to loans

FG housing sector attains 100% local content implementation

AFC wins Africa Power Deal of the Year

CBN injects $335.43m into forex as external reserves rise to $43.6bn

Ports: Cargo traffic grew by 1.5% in 2017 – NBS

Friday, March 09, 2018

Festival of trophies as Bundesliga trophy arrives Nigeria

Nigeria, Ghana commence investigations into Arik’s incident

NLC raises alarm over plot to cajole President Buhari to sign African Continental Free Trade agreement

Again, Military pledges total support to Nigeria’s Democratic governance

NAICOM takes over management of UNIC Insurance

Labour vows to resist military rule in Nigeria

Lagos Land Use Charge against democratic ideals — LCCI

P&G partners WEConnect to empower women entrepreneurs 

Abuja-Kaduna-Abuja passenger train service safe, says NRC

The future of Nigerian fintech is data

Senate probes Adamu, pro-Buhari Senators over alleged plot to destabilise its leadership

Ambode, labour unions seek gender equality

January passenger demand growth slows on temporary factors

VAIDS supported by existing tax laws – Adeosun

APC denounce National Vice Chairman over state congress

Renewable energy allure drives deals to N11.8bn in 2018

Screening, awareness, health education can reduce one-third of cancer cases

Thursday, March 08, 2018

Open Banking: “In the customer we trust”

BusinessDay 09 Mar 2018

Seplat’s problem isn’t cash but how to spend it

Tier 1 banks seen navigating headwinds as investors await results

Nike almost lost her licence to practice as a Doctor

‘Impact investing is about making money from creating value and transforming lives’

Buhari, NASS target ‘free speech’ with NGO, hate speech bills

SEC extends e-dividend registration deadline to March 31

Reps kick start process for overriding President Buhari

The Business Of Photography Press Conference 2018

African market expensive for remittances – RMB

Exercise your responsibility ‎with trust, Adeosun charges board members

Reps ask FG to enforce anti-open grazing prohibition, ranching law in Benue

LPSS out to nurture well-rounded next generation leaders

Reps task Buhari, security agencies on rescue of 110 abducted Dapchi, Chibok girls

Labour raises alarm over corruption in federal universities, call for visiting panel

Ghana’s group wins Unilever Africa Idea trophy 2018

Alpha Beta denies involvement in Lagos LUC

Senate summons IGP, Army Chief over Dapchi, Chibok Girls’ abduction

2019 Elections: Use your population for political power, NGO urges women

Pan-Africa Interior Design (Paid) virtual summit holds in Lagos

Google’s job search feature wants to make finding work easy

CowryWise releases beta version of mobile app, ahead of March launch

Wema’s ALAT targets international payment, loans, with new features

Social Lender, three others make 2018 cohort of Village Capital programme

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo to speak at WIMBIZ annual lecture

FG orders full audit of Dana Air operations

Nigeria Media Consumer Survey Report

TheCEOAfrica Magazine – Class Of 2018

Japan prepares for first Coca-Cola alcoholic drink

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

‘Mistake or Mirage?’…Lagos lawmakers give conflicting account on Alpha Beta insertion in Land Use Charge Law

‘Mistake or Mirage?’…Lagos lawmakers give conflicting account on Alpha Beta insertion in Land Use Act

BusinessDay 08 Mar 2018

Nestle Nigeria woo investors with N21.93bn dividend as earnings surge

Viathan Funding lists pioneer ‘power bond’ on FMDQ

‘Online business is the future for air travel in Nigeria’

IMF urges reforms for diversified private sector led economy

2010 Independence Day Bombing: Charles Okah sentenced to life imprisonment

Karembeu says Nigeria has the team to cause positive stir in Russia

Senate rejects bill seeking skirt for female NYSC members

FG grants N329.172bn tariff concession to sugar refineries in 4 years

Uncertainty trails court rule on VAT transactions between Nigerian companies, NRCs

Fortune Global wants capacity development for logistics operators

Nigeria still vulnerable amid slow exit from recession, warns IMF

Lagos Assembly says insertion of Alpha Beta in Land Use Act was a mistake

Who is a millennial? Pew research gives cut-off

Farmcrowdy’s $325,000 grant shows pervasiveness of mobile economy

Nigeria Mortgage bank secures $250m investment from US PE firm

Government negligence, finance impeding growth of tech startups

How new CBN directive will affect dividend payouts of some banks

Rohr invites Mikel, Onazi, Moses, 25 others for Poland and Serbia friendlies

JAMB to pay N600 per candidate to CBT centres

France 2018: Danjuma, Oboduku to attend World Cup draw

ADWIB embarks on capacity-building for girl-child in PH

NESG, Coca-Cola urge focus on inclusive growth

FEC to approve funds for striking Varsity workers Wednesday – Ngige

Reps to probe INEC over registration, issuance of PVCs to under aged voters

Reps confirm BusunesaDay’s report, adopt conference report on NFIU

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

FIBusinessDay 07 Mar 2018

BusinessDay 07 Mar 2018

Questions raised over insertion of Alpha Beta into Lagos Land Use Act

Emerging Market Debt issuance hits $340bn as investors hunt for attractive yields

Socio-economic crisis and repayment incentives in Microfinance

UPDATED: Finally, SEC asks Delloite to commence forensic audit of Oando plc

Nigeria’s agric sector attracts $196m investment in 2017

Osun pays N392m damages for road construction

Kebbi State governor seeks FG’s support on better lending for agriculture

Fulani herdsmen kill fresh 24 people in Benue

Lassa fever: Records show 110 deaths, 78 confirmed cases in 18 states in less than 3 months

Be well informed to dispense disputes, Onnoghen tells judges

Jamb registrar advocates for attractive education system

Adewole reads riot acts to new board members of Tertiary Health Institutions, Agencies

Air mishaps: Senate summons Minister, others

Reps probe over N2bn, $3.8m allegedly diverted from sale of PHCN

Taraba Visit: PDP decries Buhari’s comments, aloofness to victims

Reps task FG on payment of N650bn to oil marketers

Mastercard acquires Oltio to accelerate digital payments adoption in Africa

Anambra state to establish 179 primary health centres

Land Use Charge: We are ready to dialogue, says Ambode

Denham Capital eyes $250 million in African energy projects

Africa’s energy M&A to jump 2% in 2018- Kieran Whyte

Vehicle importation in Nigeria increased by 72.4% in 2017

KWIRS seals FMBN over N14m tax deficit

Private sector investment will strengthen technical competence – ICAN

Nigeria’s total import rises 8.5% to N9.56bn

Investment, industrial zones within Lagos-Ogun to have uptight security

Obasanjo may die if not involved in public affairs, criticisms – Amosun

Our capacity in aviation sector has improved with CAT one retention – Sirika

NNPC drives down cost of producing crude oil per barrel to $20

Monday, March 05, 2018

Nigerian fintechs: all about hype?

Nigeria records appreciable reduction in barrel of crude oil unit cost

BusinessDay 06 Mar 2018

New Lagos Land Use charge sparks outrage over excessive billing

Nestle Nigeria generates earning well above levels seen 5 years ago

Taxman invades banks for data as deadline for amnesty approaches

There is enough local content to propel entertainment industry in Nigeria, says Viacom scribe

N24bn monthly oil subsidy figures fictitious – PDP

Buhari’s visit to Taraba, others is an afterthought, says PDP

Reps probe disbursement of N23bn allowance to Federal University staff

Obasanjo may die if he does not involve in public affairs, criticisms – Amosun

How Nigeria can win World Cup – George Weah

Nigeria, Liberia $5m trade volume, too low – Weah

ICPC arraigns FERMA staff for allegedly awarding N12m contract to his company

Blockchain technology maturing beyond cryptocurrencies, says PwC

APC celebrates Obasanjo at 81

2019: PDP urged to introduce public debates among aspirants

Innovation within the Payments Space in Nigeria

Baru – This is about pricing not petrol stations at the border

The pitch warriors at SMWLagos

What’s a Social Media Week without a reliable free WiFi?

Microsoft, Tech4dev graduate 450 women coders in Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo

Retaining drugs on exclusive list will counter-productive, exceedingly damaging to Nigeria

‘Lagos State N1.046trillion budget reflects enormity of work that needs to be done’

Shell, Eni bribery trial postponed until May

Buhari to visit Yobe state where 110 schoolgirls abducted: presidency tweet

Olufunso Akinsanya: The entrepreneur providing one-stop shop for tech products

Veuve Clicquot made it grand this year during the Lagos Polo Tournament

Army pledges to beef up security around investments, industrial zones

Will proposed audit services commission open up NNPC’s accounts?

Nigerian airports in urgent need of perimeter fences

Sunday, March 04, 2018

Five fascinating business facts – Part 58

CBN keeps bond traders guessing on rate direction

BusinessDay 05 Mar 2018

Nigeria lags in insurance market penetration over cash-based economic system

FG fully complied with procedures in presenting 2018 budget – Akabueze

‘I am coming into board of SMEDAN to assist small businesses’

Inflation rate to drop to 14.31 percent in February on base effect – FSDH

‘Why we scrutinise government’s expenditure before passage of appropriation bill’

Banks fraud, forgeries rise to N5.52bn

‘Government is not sincere about solving the herder/farmer conflicts’

When Chris Chidume, industrialist, was crowned Igwe of Omor community

‘Why Ambode deserves second term’

I will run a transparent administration, Cross River new APC boss pledges

NFF boss Pinnick charges other zones to emulate South West

Moses: I am over the moon

Rohr buoys Musa’s spirit

Dikko inducted into FIFA Committee

Print notification slip from March 6, JAMB tells candidates

Kaduna APC crisis: Shehu Sani threatens Gov El- Rufai with ‘war’

Melaye’s court drama and other matters

Ajimobi meets traditional rulers, want violence-free LG poll, present scorecard 

Group urges Buhari to prevail on NASS to drop bill duplicating Social Work Bill

Q21 Solutions sponsor Ladies of Laughter comedy show

Tribubal Chairman Canvasses Stable ,sustainable Stock Market Laws

Challenges of health care delivery for all ages in Nigeria (1)

Businesswoman drags airline to court demands N250m compensation

Military men in politics and their loyalists have ruined Nigeria – Opadokun

Saturday, March 03, 2018

Achuzia: Requiem the gallant warlord

10th Expo Pakistan addresses country’s missing trade link with Africa

Is there anything that working less does not solve?  Part 1.

BusinessDay 04 Mar 2018

White House on lockdown after shots fired

Burkina Faso PM tours army HQ and French embassy after deadly attacks

China joins chorus, warns of ‘Huge Impact’ of Trump’s tariff plan

Gov. Obaseki expresses satisfaction with conduct of council polls

No ICRC aid worker killed in Rann attack — spokesperson

FG gives reason for not fully deregulating downstream oil sector

Wakanow says settling IATA debt in bits

NDDC hires new contractor to complete its 13-storey tower

Enugu targets N30bn IGR to fund 2018 budget

Friday, March 02, 2018

Dapchi girls abduction questions Nigeria’s investment in satellite technology

Poor participation of indigenous oil firms in sector worries experts

Movie Review: – Black Panther “Bringing the African Culture to the world”

SMW 2018: Hacey advocates effective use of technology for sexual health education

Seven killed, around 50 wounded in Burkina Faso attack -govt spox

NSE moves 403.14m shares worth N9.14bn


‘Boko Haram contacted me over abducted Dapchi school girls’-Aisha Wakil

IMF tells Ghana to adopt new revenue plan before April review

Oil major Total expands in Libya, buys Marathon’s Waha stake for $450 mln

How to Deal with Stress and Anxiety Effectively: Tips for Business Owners

UN condemns killing of aid workers in Borno

How being Sleep Deprived Tampers with Your Judgment

Designing Your Work-Day to Maximize Productivity

Buying Mattresses for your Hotel: A Quick and Helpful Guide

FMBN issues 2,724 mortgages to assist Nigerians own their homes

Registration open for Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Updated: Finally, Saraki, Dogara resolve lingering crisis on NFIU domiciliation in CBN, EFCC

FG tasks new President of ECOWAS Commission on human trafficking

Why Nigeria has little to cheer despite rise in capital importation

BusinessDay 02 Mar 2018

World Cup: Coaches express confidence in VAR technology

Royal Exchange embarks on corporate restructuring in new growth phase

Penny stock investors lose as market down N350bn in February

Women In Focus

You disappointed Nigerians on LGs autonomy, Dogara tells State Assemblies

Apple overtakes Switzerland in watch sales

ZTE: Airtel’s 4G in Ibadan will Drive Economic Growth

How Huawei broadband solutions can shorten ROI to 3 years

Stakeholders highlight role of citizens in governance as 2019 elections approach

Nigerians are getting used to subscription services – Experts

First ancient-Rome styled luxury lounge launches in Lagos

Constitution amendment: 27 States reject local government autonomy

Finally, Saraki, Dogara resolve lingering crisis on NFIU domiciliation in CBN, EFCC

Akpabio, Lai Mohammed urge unity as Nigerian editors lay foundation for N350m plaza

700 million cubic feet gas flared by oil firms could generate 5000 megawatts of power‎- NNPC 

False Information : Dino Melaye arraigned, granted bail

FG frustrating $1.5bn loan from US to fix Ajaokuta Steel – Expert

Gilead set to raise $150million in London listing

FG to name, shame, prosecute tax evaders from March 31 – Adeosun

Senate expresses concern over Nigeria’s imminent expulsion from EGMONT Group

Lassa fever: 85% of the burdens are currently in Edo, Ondo, Ebonyi State

Senate passes Federal Audit Service Bill

Why are non-performing loans high in oil & gas, 5 other sectors?

We are targeting self sufficiency in food production- Buhari

Here are the top five states with the highest foreign investment in 2017

Senate urges strong measures to combat illegal migration, human trafficking

Financial assets are the main attraction as foreign investment into the Nigerian economy hits $12.2 billion

Reps pass vote of no confidence on Ministers of Solid Minerals

DSS Detains Tony Ezimakor, INDEPENDENT’s Abuja Bureau Chief

Egbin Power, Transcorp, others sue FG over plans to pay Azura IPP from N701bn power gurrantee

Magu briefs Reps on recovery of $202m NIA fund

Insurance industry nears consolidation as NAICOM plans framework on weak firms

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

I will create N500bn venture capital fund to jumpstart economy – Moghalu

Dogara unhappy over Ministers’ boycott of sectoral debate on Ajaokuta Steel

BusinessDay 01 Mar 2018

Kingsley Moghalu outlines reform plans for Nigeria

Africa Prudential’s profit margin surges on income from treasury bills

Organised labour must demand accountability for N750bn recovered loot – Falana

Foreign investor return lifts stock market deals to 3-yr high

Democracy or development: Which should come first?

Afrexim Bank to sell shares in three African bourses

Total Nigeria full year scorecard disappoints