Businessday Nigeria Archive for September 2018

Saturday, September 29, 2018

My mission is to spread the gospel of Christ – King Wadada

BusinessDay 30 Sep 2018

Lagos and the promotion of MSMEs

It does not matter

Standard Chartered Cup ‘Experience Anfield’ kicks off in Lagos

VAR technology to make Champions League debut next season

Lagos APC postpones guber primaries

177 jostle for APC governorship tickets as Lagos, Imo primaries postponed

Hamzat turns in support for Sanwo-Olu, rumoured as running mate

Manchester United fans call for Mourinho sack

Hamzat steps down for Sanwo-Olu ahead of primaries

Sanwo-olu gains momentum in drive to Alausa

Ajimobi heads APC National Convention Committee

UPDATE1: Lagos Assembly adopts Sanwo-Olu ahead of Lagos primaries

Aisha Alhassan resigns as Minister

EU, UK, US detect malpractices, violence in Osun governorship election

Buhari meets Iwobi, first black Italian senator

CBN plans corporate governance framework, capital requirement for MFBs

Bobrisky pens touching message to Tonto Dike

Nigeria’s food security risk heightened on flooding concerns

Friday, September 28, 2018

My mission is to restore Plateau’s lost glory –  Gambo

Buhari honoured by State of New Jersey, City of Philadelphia

Air Peace loses over N60m on disruption of operations by NLC

What men think about women who are breadwinners

Speaker Dogara mourns late Funke Adedoyin

Prisons dismiss 3 officers for smuggling prohibited items

Osun: APC congratulates Oyetola

Buhari’s aides visit survivors of NAF planes crash

Nigerian Air Force buries pilot

FG’s retain revenue falls below monthly budget by 45.3%

APC struck a deal with SDP to win Osun

4 ways blockchain firm makes online lending smarter

Zuckerberg vs Instagram founders: Lessons for African tech startups

An insight into the African insurance industry: Ghana, Kenya and Ethiopia

Crashed NAF planes: Buhari’s aides visit survivors 

Stock investors’ year-to-date loss moderates to N600bn

Mortgage, real estate sectors in focus as MORE Academy sets to encourage players

Lesson for Nigeria from London on affordable homes and expensive locations

Inside Azuri: What residents stand to gain living in Marina District

How technology disruption in real estate is cutting jobs, creating new opportunities

CBN sells $3.93bn FX to dealers in August

Elections won’t slow down ERGP implementation –Udoma

Stakeholders applauds 7th edition of Power Nigeria Exhibition

Melania Trump to visit Ghana, Malawi, Kenya, Egypt in October

Labour strike paralyses government offices nationwide

Ogilvy enters Nigeria with promises to offer insightful marketing solutions

Osun rerun result travesty, tyranny of democracy- Atiku

Baru urges oil workers to sustain sectoral industrial harmony

OIC to help Nigeria tackle Boko Haram

Ambode, Sanwo-Olu posters flood Lagos

Buhari meets Iwobi, first black Italian Senator

Buhari blames elites’ complacency for Nigeria’s woes

Osun gubernatorial election: Buhari hails Oyetola

Using Robotics, Artificial Intelligence to deliver superior customer experience

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Nigeria’s health sector reels under subpar expectations 58 years after

Veronica Ebie – Odeka, the dynamic style consultant and fashion entrepreneur

BusinessDay 28 Sep 2018

Nigeria identified among countries requiring external food assistance

Unions wage hike demand could make Nigeria less competitive

Rising incidences of mental challenges invite close scrutiny

APC primaries: Ambode, Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat test popularity in epic battle

Unified Payments deepens market with pioneer of American Express cards

Olayemi Olusoga, banker, author and advocate for gender parity

Beyond the value chain

Top ten things to remember on a first date

UCH consultants raise alarm over delay payment of salaries, allowances

Mobile video provides platform for creativity

Linking human values and violence to national economic development

Nigeria’s lame walk and declining investment in education

PENCOM crisis: Beyond the youth protests

Akufo-Addo assures Buhari of safety of Nigerians in Ghana

CBN issues guidance notes on regulatory capital for non-interest financial institutions

Osun Supplementary Poll: Black Day for Democracy – PDP

Buhari intervenes in Labour strike

We are building the largest 4G network in Nigeria – Airtel CEO

World Tourism Day: Nigeria still struggles to earn tourists’ dollar

Ogilvy enters Nigerian Market with promise to offer world-class services

Managing time spent on administrative rewards tasks

Health workers join 7-day nationwide warning strike

Apapa Trailer Park: Why facility is not open for use — FG

Oyo: Shittu rejects indirect primaries

Ortom swears in 13 advisers

Decline in state allocation makes PPPs more attractive – NGF

Stock market dips further as sell pressure weighs

Flood: Okowa orders opening of schools at holding camps

ACCI urges stakeholders on innovation in agricultural sector

Smartphone brands that rate low in Nigerian market

Nigeria’s LifeBank joins MIT 2018 Solver class

Total says $100 oil coming but may not be a good thing

Andela’s first set of developers completes fellowship

Drone Policy: the African countries reaping off Nigeria’s uncertainty

19 firms express interest in Afam Power, Yola Disco

Heavy security presence in polling units as Osun rerun election begins on schedule

Labour strike threatens fuel supply, banking operations

Osun Rerun: PDP agent missing as election holds in Olode Ward

EFInA launches capacity building Programme for media to increase Financial Inclusion

Premier League Masters battle African Masters Live on Kwesé Free Sports

Opinions divided over FIFA FIFPro World XI, Best Player Awards

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

‘Nigeria needs modern airports than national carrier’

Turkish Airlines reaches 85.6% load factor in August

BusinessDay 27 Sep 2018

Osun rerun: Group says hoodlums sacking residents from their homes

Economic woes deepen as organized labour plans nationwide strike

Osun re-run: Last minute trade-offs as SDP set to determine next governor

Nigerian states’ own revenue generation is key credit
 differentiator – Moody’s

Chinko diplomacy and chopsticks imperialism: The weaponisation of finance (2)

NDIC says 49 banks, 187 MFBs, 42 PMBs in liquidation

BMW expects hit from trade dispute and emissions tests

Air Peace relaunches Asaba route October 8, adds Abuja to service

The hidden economics in the Nigeria Air project

The scramble for business in Africa

The strength-based leadership

Towards a human-centric theory of firms

Of ISGPP, book readers and leaders

Get Ahead Conference: A new initiative for young leaders

Nigerian Navy vows to crush threats from militants

Ebonyi makes over N3b from fixed deposit

Osun Poll: Buhari sends SGF, Mustapha to woo Omisore to support APC

Nigeria’s self-styled Macron wants to win power by ending corruption

Fidelity Bank optimistic on loan recovery as credit loss provision decline 46 percent

Global leaders make first ever commitment to eradicate Tuberculosis by 2030

APC Primaries: Oshiomhole threatens to sack biased State EXCO

Experts seek more agro-based industrialisation in Nigeria

World Class sets to celebrate Nigeria’s growing cocktail culture

Delta Assembly suspends former speaker for 3 months over alleged

Porsche plans diesel-free future

JAC Motors T6 export hits top 3 in China

Kewalram Chanrai group plans FCA market comeback

NDIC boss emerges IADI AFRICA regional committee chair

FEC approves $64m, N500m for Escravos power supply, EFCC

Shake up in FCTA as Bello fires secretaries, aides

Fidson shareholders approves N4.5bn right issuance

Improving Nigeria elections process with Blockchain and Biometric Verification

Lafarge Africa’s shareholders approve N90bn right issues

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Rising flood incidence threatens Nigeria’s food security

Understanding imperatives of financial inclusion in economic growth

FIBusinessDay 26 Sep 2018

BusinessDay 26 Sep 2018

$100 per barrel may be finally knocking on door

CBN forecasts subdued growth for rest of 2018

Oil prices rise as markets tighten ahead of Iran sanctions

Gastech 2018: Natural gas, LNG utilisation projected to keep rising till 2040

Counsel explains LADOL, Samsung legal dispute over equity holding in SHI MCI 

NSE demutualisation crosses major hurdle as Buhari signs bill

Wunmi is up for grabs for financial service providers

Financial inclusion is not just about access but behaviour change

How to establish oil palm plantation

Ambode: The Burden Of Loyalty

Elections…here we go again

Overview of the flare gas (prevention of waste and pollution) regulations, 2018

#freeleah campaign

I have no hands in my ADC’s detention- Aisha Buhari

Breaking : Buhari’s statement at United Nations General Assembly 

National carrier suspended not killed – Sirika

Controversy as DSS detains Aisha Buhari’s aide over alleged N2.5bn

Ogun APC crisis: Osoba’s cries out over surveillance drone hovering over residence

Ekiti guber tussle: Court grants INEC extension of time to respond to petition

Osun Poll: PDP demands details of PVCs collected in 7 units where rerun will be held

MPC leaves MPR, CRR at 14 % and 22.5% respectively

2019: Abdulsalami, Kuka, others call for peaceful elections

Outsourcing different from casualisation— ICS CEO

Group canvasses role of women in fighting corruption in Nigeria

Dangote, Otedola will fast track NFF’s drive to financial autonomy- Pinnick

Digicel request for bond repayment delay rejected

CMC issues profit warning as online trading crackdown bites

BREAKING: MPC retains interest rate at 14%

Micro pension: What available windows for helpless CPS contributors?

European banks seek lighter-touch regulation in the US

Private equity plays risky game of musical chairs

Veritas Kapital Assurance sees strong capacity despite volatility in economy

Expert sees greater economic growth with stronger insurance, pension industry

Osun: EU, US, UK urge peaceful rerun

Buhari extols Mandela’s commitment to peace

Investors must diversify investments based on specific goals – FBNQuest

Oyo-Ita approves deployment of permanent secretaries

UN called to action as global peace, justice deteriorate

Naira declines to N364.28k against dollar at investors’ forex window

Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi dominance to win FIFA Best Player Award

Monday, September 24, 2018

BusinessDay 25 Sep 2018

‘Financial sector, better served if potentials of big data mining, AI are well harnessed’

Tough time for Lagos PDP ahead 2019 elections

Nigeria’s economic growth slides as sovereign debt balloons

West Africa’s biggest mall risks closure on restricted access

2019: Ambode’s chances still uncertain

CBN’s Skye Bank move will limit risk: Moody’s

The herdsmen crisis: A review

If opposition unites, Buhari will lose 2019 election – Teneo

Who regulates the regulators?

Nigeria’s Q3 internet subscription improves after sudden dip in Q2

Lekki Free Trade Zone (FTZ) – fact or fiction?

Nigeria’s dismal health statistics

Lafarge gets FG’s endorsement as national literacy competition kicks off

NCDMB gives condition to oil servicing companies

Naira depreciates to N364.28k against dollar at investors forex window

FG releases N22.68billion to settle Nigeria Airways retirees

Oyo-Ita approves deployment of Permanent Secretaries

TCN restores power supply to North East

Chevron staff cooperative taps Construction Kaiser for 70 housing units

PDP heads to court over Osun guber

Ortom directs immediate disbursement of Paris Club refund

Defection: APC caucus loses Deputy Chief Whip to PDP

Osun Re-run: PDP, Saraki negotiate with Omisore over delivery of 3,498 votes 

ISON collaborates with AVAYA to deepen digital transformation in Africa

UNICEF chides Nigeria for poor projects implementation

2019: APC refuses to field selfish politicians as candidates

Yahsat partners Hyperia, Zeta-Web to provide ICT for schools in rural Nigeria

Togolese President says partnership with private sector can tackle coastal erosion

FCTA partners DHQ Garrison, others on security

FG says drilling machines to assist geo-data collection

Osun rerun: APC uncovers vote buying plans by PDP

Big data and machine learning won’t save us from another financial crisis

Re-evaluating incremental innovation

Why we are investing in Nigeria — GE

TCN moves to tackle tripping of Jos-G‎ombe transmission lines

The Bridge S2E2: Challenges faced by SMEs and the role of FCMB

AIICO, NEM have highest ROE among listed peers

Consumer goods firms’ debt-to-equity ratio in 7th quarters run

World leaders begin debate on global peace, as UNGA 73 opens

Buharinomics is bad for all NSE indexes except Banks

Traders see $100 oil as OPEC rebuffs Trump

Explainer: How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

NNPC urges oil workers to exercise restraint on strike

Oil surges past $80 as OPEC rebuffs Trump

AFD commits €1.5bn  to Nigeria’s development-  Grangereau

UPDATED: National Assembly postpones plenary till October

Lagos guber: 57 council, Vice-chairmen endorse Sanwo-Olu

Sunday, September 23, 2018


SIFAX Group, partners Bayelsa State on aviation, maritime development

BusinessDay 24 Sep 2018

EFG-Hermes targets slot in Nigeria investment banking

Ahead Q3 earnings, analysts see good, bad, ugly for consumer firms

Improving Nigerian export sector

Inside the Rise and Fall of Skye Bank

How 46th AGM will redefine Nigerian manufacturing sector

How MTN sanction is shaking Nigeria’s investment community

How local input sourcing in manufacturing sector impacts farmers

Too Good to Die: A new book on third term project debuts

Fidelity Pension engages customers for feedback

Contrasting poverty narratives

Farmers do matter

Nigeria’s food prices to spike as floods hit farmlands   

Credit Direct reassures innovation, excellent services

2017 revenue fails to meet target – FG report

Examining Remita: Beyond TSA

National Assembly postpones plenary till October

Saraki faults INEC decision on Osun Polls, urges PDP, candidate to seek legal redress

CAF Confederation Cup: Pinnick hails Enyimba, demands self-belief against Raja

CBN revises cheque standard, NICPAS

Respect the will of Osun People, Atiku warns INEC

Osun: PDP rejects INEC declaration of election as inconclusive

Here is why Peter Obi’s comments are getting Nigerians talking

AITEO Cup group phase battles kick off in four centres

UPDATE 1: INEC declares Osun governorship election inconclusive, rerun to hold Thursday

UPDATE 1: INEC declares Osun governorship election inconclusive

Real Madrid to generate €150m revenue yearly from new stadium- Perez

Osun: Situation Room calls on INEC to make e-collation accessible to stakeholders

Breaking News: INEC declares OSUN governorship election results inconclusive

Don’t ignore Africa, AfDB President warns

Diversification key to economic development – Makarfi

Osun: APC wins Osogbo but result may not be enough to close gap on PDP

Ongoing projects in South East: Truth vs Lies

Rice production gets boost as Delta raises youths with 96 hectares of rice farm

Only ADC can guarantee good governance, youth participation in governance – Daramola

More groups back Gov. Emmanuel’s second term bid

Wike spits fire, turns down VP offer

Anthony Joshua defeats Alexander Povetkin to retain titles

Osun 2018: PDP’s Adeleke sweeps Ede, leads after results from 18 LGAs

Osun 2018: PDP beats Aregbesola in Ijeshaland

Re-elected NFF President Pinnick promises greater focus on youth development

Can Everton get back to winning ways against Arsenal?

FIBA Women’s World Cup: Elonu ready to lead D’Tigress to success

F1’s $100m deal to boost to live betting

APC guber ticket: Ribadu, Great Ogboru, Shitu, Uzodinma, Marafa, others cleared

Saturday, September 22, 2018

WHO requires $14.1bn investment case to save up to 30 million lives

Cancer treatment centre set to begin in Ondo

How realistic is Ekere’s single term guber ambition pledge in A/Ibom?

‘Nigeria needs effective laws to put an end to insecurity’

Senator refutes claims of bench warrant for dud cheque

Ambode mum on strategies, eyes on primary election

Quality of training in Anchor University high –  dons

Kumuyi, Utomi task youths on entrepreneurship, leadership qualities

Why the private sector will play a huge role in my administration, by Makarfi

Promoting sustainability and growth: The BATN Leaf model

Nestlé Raising intervention on nutrition

Restructuring: Beyond political sentiment 

The achievements of President Buhari

Adopting apologetics to draw support for Ikpeazu’s second-term bid

Leading and surviving as a PR strategist in a VUCA world

Imperative of public enlightenment for good governance

‘Commonwealth University births in Niger Delta to rescue the poor in oil region’

Osun guber: PSC Interim report rates police conduct as satisfactory

Delta PDP to conduct affirmative congress as Okowa gets screened

Ooni shuns Osun governorship poll, says all candidates are subjects

Oyinlola, ADC chieftain, loses to PDP as Adeleke wins polling unit

Buhari’s speech at UNGA73 to focus on Peace, Security , others

Osun 2018: Odumakin commends security for displaying high level professionalism

PDP, APC okay Osun conduct of Osun guber poll

Buhari’s speech at UNGA73 to focus on peace, security, others

#OsunDecides2018 Live Updates

Linda Ikeji acquires Bentley for new toddler

Berger Paints Nigeria appoints Ayokunle Ayoko as new company Secretary 

Modupe Ozolua takes NGO to Edo

NAICOM bar insurers in states where they don’t have branches

Equities gain N78bn as investors await MPC’s decisions on rates

Buhari commiserates with Tanzania on boat mishaps

Again, Yul Edochie backs out from political contest

Unlisted shares on NASD OTC Securities Exchange continue to rise

8 issues shaping the 2019 general elections

I might still remarry –Princess

Friday, September 21, 2018

Okowa describes Delta as investment haven 

Egina FPSO: LADOL, Samsung in legal dispute over equity holding in SHI MCI

Over N10bn wiped out of Skye Bank equity holders pockets

CBN takes over Skye Bank, new bridge Bank Polaris to manage assets

AMCON can’t recover N5.4trillion debt without judicial support – Justice Kafarati

How capital importation is boosting African economies

Sustainable housing reforms set to bridge housing deficit in Nigeria

Why Bcc-ing the boss Is a bad practice

Why supervisors envy their employees

Make sure everyone on your team sees learning as part of their job

FG to reduce price of locally produced rice

Is office politics a white man’s game?

Hydro project: FG directs resettlement of Zungeru community

A second term for Buhari would only worsen Nigeria’s Economy- Moghalu

Amidst misanthropy or apathy, we must make responsible choices

In saying “I DO”, the feeling must be mutual

Summer in Egypt!

Bill Gates calls for global investment in Africa’s human capital development

Tranter IT, Manage Engine partner to drive workplace automation, efficiency

2019: Despite order, PDP BoT members attend Atiku’s event

Jair Bolsonaro, Latin America’s latest menace

KPMG tax event boycotted by academics and campaigners

Emerging markets whack-a-mole is a distraction

Eat’N’Go set to upgrade literacy level of 1000 Nigerian children

APC Reps meet Oshiomhole for automatic tickets

Joshua says under pressure ahead of Povetkin clash

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Analysts optimistic of bank’s credit extension in H2

Osun guber: Now on the thumb of INEC, security agencies

BusinessDay 21 Sep 2018

Experts say affordable medicine, scientific research drive sustainable business of health

Osun 2018: PDP says police plan to arrest party leaders ahead of Saturday poll    

NPA, China Port sign two years MoU on port development  

Nigeria’s booming N17bn IVF market threatened by poor regulation

F1 signs $100m sponsorship right with betting firms

Falling health indices show life expectancy among Nigerians diminishing

Two middlemen found guilty over $1.3 billion Malabu oil scandal

Experts see corporate governance, risk management add impetus to investor confidence

Domestic fish industry shrinks as US ban persists

Stakeholders offer insights on attracting impact investments to Nigeria

Airtel 4G LTE to boost economic activities in Anambra

Emirates seeks take-over of Etihad to create world’s largest airline

Regulatory conversations: Does Nigeria have a philosophy of regulation?

Meltdown: A White House on the rack

Is your organization paying lip service to empowerment?

Saraki in Bayelsa says Buhari lacks capacity to develop Nigeria

2019: Despite order, PDP BoT members attend Atiku’s event 

Buhari names Amaechi DG, 2019 campaign organization

Atiku names Iwuanyanwu, 58 others into presidential nomination council

Police recover illegal weapons, over $470m, N8bn illegal NNPC cash

Ogun offsets workers’ debts, gratuities, others with N17.3bn Paris Club refund 

APC governors opt for direct primaries

Stocks gain N40bn as investors buy Lafarge, Guinness, UAC, others

FG mulls use of nuclear, geothermal energy to improve power

North and South Korea agree to bid for 2032 Olympics

Analysts optimistic of H2 despite credit facilities’ drawback

Ambode’s supporters stage solidarity rally

Super Eagles move one step up in latest FIFA ranking

Two middlemen found guilty over Nigeria’s $1.3bn oil field scandal

PDP controls three of four Presiding Officers’ seat in NASS

US business groups rail against Trump’s China tariffs

Osun guber: PDP, ADP alleged plot to rig poll in favour of APC

NLC seeks end to violence against health workers by suspected insurgents

Italy’s League brings ‘racism’ defamation case against black MEP

Pinnick defeats Maigari, Ogunjobi, re-elected NFF President

South African rand rallies after inflation data

EU opens probe into Amazon use of data about merchants

America can no longer carry the world on its shoulders

Access Bank urges manufacturing, other sectors to embrace gender equality

1000 companies apply for NRC contract

Hurry, be a part of the Shoprite Nigeria N60 million giveaway for 60 days

MTN stock jumps as Nigeria’s CBN hints at reconciliation over $8.1bn fine

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

‘Demand, infrastructure determine type of aircraft we deploy into a country’

BusinessDay 20 Sep 2018

I stand with Adeleke against Anti democratic forces of fascism- Atiku

Price, screen size, camera matter as Apple releases new iPhone brands

CBN working with banks, MTN to resolve CCI saga

Forte Oil shares rally after billionaire owner linked with Lagos job

Retail petrol price hits seven-month low

APC moves Presidential Primary to Sept. 25 as Ambode left to carry cross

Samsonite tells retailers prices will rise on Trump’s tariff hit

Impact investors sidestep Nigeria for African peers

Ronaldo sent off in Champions League debut with Juventus

2019: Muo for president!

Low cost phones, affordable data, competition improve Nigeria’s internet affordability

Thinking aloud on the Adeosun-NYSC certificate scandal

Volunteer your strengths

Dear quick service restaurants (QSRs), take your menu online to become a sustainable business

FG goes to sleep on Ijora Bridge rehabilitation despite Apapa gridlock challenges

Updated: NLC set for nationwide strike on 26th September over delayed minimum wage

Concession: FG to rake N6b from Concessioning 20 Silos

Flood: Okowa directs immediate evacuation of victims

Zainab Ahmed takes over as full Finance Minister

PDP accuses Police of acting APC script by inviting Adeleke

Alleged Certificate forgery: Buhari stops IGP from inviting Adeleke

Hyde satisfies consumer demands with new retail station

NEXIM appraises applications for N500bn non-oil export fund

ACCI targets 1 million participants,1,500 exhibitors,11 countries at 2018 Trade fair

NLC set for nationwide strike on 26th September over delayed minimum wage

FG suspends national carrier indefinitely

Lagos governorship race heats up as Agbaje says yes I do 

Osun election: Police file fresh charges against PDP flag bearer

Stock market halts uptrend, records 0.02% marginal decline

Greensprings links physical education to improved learning

Strong investor-confidence and resilience amid daunting challenges

New York City subway station reopens 17 years after 9/11

Fayemi names 37-member Inauguration Committee

World’s first hydrogen fuel cell train enters commercial service

Northcourt: Growing on strength of partnerships and resilience

‘We are driven by our vision to build 1 million homes in the next 20 years’

APC postpones primaries

ECA, AfDB, INSEA partner to launch agricultural statistics

Ford Foundation plans capacity building for Aba shoemakers, others

Bank overdraft erodes earnings as Briscoe records losses

Lagos APC appoints Salvador, six others to screen aspirants

WT&TC hosts leaders forum in Portugal

Nigeria lags as Marrakech tops African hospitality market

Throne Autos floats N5million Charity Foundation

Allianz to provide insurance solutions in all Olympic movements from 2021

Cost-effective CFAO Yamaha bike unveiled in Nigeria

Toyota’s 10.4m sales beat rivals in 2018 FY

NNPC explains contractor-financing model

Ofcom plans tough regime for social media networks

Oyetola: On a consolidation mission in Osun

Ronaldo: Why Juventus gambled €100m on a future payday

Universal financial access is closer than ever before, but what about usage?

Driving Financial Inclusion in Africa: All Hands on Deck

Jobberman unveils new website and improved job search experience

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

FIBusinessDay 19 Sep 2018

BusinessDay 19 Sep 2018

Smuggling dampens FG’s tomato policy

What could have ignited this buying spree for West African crude?

Why did NERC ban DISCOs’ association for criticising Fashola?

FG’s list of ongoing projects in South-East contains truths, half-truths, lies

Wapic make claims payment a priority with climbing pay-out profile

Does new capital regime mean less advantage for ‘Lower Tier Insurers’?

Exxon Mobil to pay ex-workers about N12 million each

Nigeria’s natural gas market fundamentals strong amid waning investor confidence

Customers to bear charges on electronic fund transfer

NIMC begins enforcement of mandatory use of NIN in January

Ogbeh lauds Chi Farms, Zoetis on veterinary laboratory project

National security & rule of law: Urgent need to restructure our legal system

Curbing revenue losses from illicit tobacco trade

Lagos state civil service and enduring reforms

Osun 2018: Don’t allow PDP return to power, says Buhari

2019: Lagos PDP denies wooing Ambode

Court orders arrest of Senator Uzodinma for issuing N200m dud cheque

Osun 2018: APC accuses PDP of plan to rig poll

Social Good Summit Lagos: meets and greets

Electoral Act: NASS joint committee restores card reader in fourth amendment

LASACO Assurance to raise capital from 40 billion shares issuance

Enelamah sues for active public, private sector collaboration

Public Accounts Committee begins digitalization of activities – Reps

CBN intervenes in forex market with $210m

2018 Nigerian Economic Summit to focus on good governance – Udoma

NIM advocates for review of Nigeria`s system of government

Stocks rally as bargain hunting gains traction

2019: Group condemns Senator Manager’s 5th term bid

Executive pressure prevails as NASS adopts amended electoral bill

Lagos, 3 others lead fiscal sustainability index in Nigeria

Osun Guber: PSC deploys team to monitor conduct of police

100 die in floods across ten states, says NEMA

Dwindling active oil rig count, reserves tell sector’s tale

Yemisi Ayeni joins board of Guinness Nigeria

Agusto & Co affirms ‘Aaa’ rating assigned to InfraCredit

Huawei to sponsor 10 Nigerian students on ICT training in China

Visa Cashless Lagos Hackathon winners emerge

Spotlight Nigeria 2018: The Diaspora Effect

Edusko holds the first unified StudyUk sent-forth reception in lagos

Virtual Hub Nigeria launches the first virtual office space service in Nigeria.

Court sentences kidnapper of Delta journalist to 17 years jail term

Demographic trends threaten global progress, says Bill & Melinda Gates foundation

Monday, September 17, 2018

Housing deficit: How developers, home seekers can tap inherent opportunities

BusinessDay 18 Sep 2018

2019 Elections: APCON moves to nip hate speeches, Ads in the bud

Why risk management should be of priority consideration for construction companies

‘Cybersecurity should be an essential investment in every organisation’

Private sector players to battle career politicians in 2019

Organisations urged to embrace digital transformation to tap into $100trn global digital value

Rate hike back on table as markets await CBN decision

2019: Why I want to rule Nigeria – Saraki

Machines to handle 50% of workplace tasks by 2025 – WEF

Smile communications adjudged most innovative data company of 2018

Execution of Boko Haram captive, Saifura Ahmed marks the emergence of extremist sect

‘Youth need proper mentoring to succeed in leadership’

MTN, Google train over 40 SMEs on Digital Marketing in Port Harcourt

FDI and economic growth

Ovia calls for digitising economy for continuous growth

Osinbajo, Okowa, Dangote, others call for re-branding of Africa

FIFA, CAF name observers for NFF elections 

Lamido attributes killings, abductions to injustice, poor governance

2019: NASS panel considers Electoral Act Bill for fourth time

Floods: 10 local governments under water in Kogi

Six Akeredolu’s aides resign in Ondo for 2019 general election

2019: Mustapha declares to replace Ahmed, unveils agenda to fix Kwara

Chief Judge urges judges to conclude political cases before end of October

Nigeria ranks highest among countries which practice open defecation- UNICEF

Andela appoints Omowale David-Ashiru country director for Nigeria

LASACO to seek shareholders’ approval for share capital raise

Pandemonium as war plane hovers around National Assembly

Dangote Cement Plc: Revenue growth strengthens profitability

WorldRemit partners Access Bank on money transfer in Nigeria

Okowa restates commitment to sport development

Osun election: INEC bars electronic devices in polling booths

Banks to pay N10,000 per item for failed NIP transaction

Sigma Pensions empower beneficiaries of late contributors

FrieslandCampina donates dairy products to IDP camp

Infinix launches Intelligent Smartphone Note 5 Stylus

Nigeria improves by 10% in human development

FG can borrow more to fund infrastructure,says Agusto & Co

Orange, MainOne sign agreement to reinforce connectivity in West African

voting pattern

Sunday, September 16, 2018

BusinessDay 17 Sep 2018

GE launches world’s first 6B repowering gas turbine solution

How FrieslandCampina’s €23m investment will impact milk production

Economic management team meets on minimum wage this week – Ngige

SEC extends offer period for Mutual Benefits’ rights issue

Smart buyers go bargain-hunting as stock prices hit new lows

LCCI announces big changes for Lagos International Trade Fair

UN Climate Change to present revamp action plan this week

NAIC offers palliative to support farmers in flood prone areas

Orange, MainOne sign agreement to reinforce connectivity on the West African Coast

Stakeholders weary of Telco’s dominance in financial inclusion drive

The debt peonage is finally here

Uncertainty over Adeosun’s resignation adds to investor angst

LCCI tasks FG to create right environment for MSMEs

Ecobank offers seamless “Back to School” payment option

The role of the internal audit function in corporate governance

Ambode’s new deal for Lagos teachers

Osun guber: Police deploy heavy equipment, declare war on vote buying

2019: Ambode cautions supporters against involvement in crisis

I would restore Lagos glory – Sanwo-Olu

COAS launches combat peace keeping in Ebonyi/Cross River boundary dispute

Oyo 2019: How APC efforts to pick 3 consensus aspirants was shattered

Reps’ spokesman debunks Deputy Speaker’s defection report

Court  restrains NAICOM from implementing Tier Based capital policy

Attack on HSBC exposes your hypocrisy, Atiku tells Presidency

Adeosun: PDP asks NASS to probe N11 trn sleaze by presidency cabal

‘Dogara’s return to PDP courageous’ 

2018: Cancer burden records 18.1 million new cases globally

Reps: Lasun, other APC principal officers know fate on resumption

Top 12 Instagram accounts that promote entrepreneurship, SMEs

With €748m in revenues, Real Madrid outperforms Barcelona

Global soccer transfer spending hits record $5.44bn

What you need to know about Hydrocephalus

Who will emerge as NFF next President?

2019: Ekweremadu’s constituency signs accord on credible primaries

Osun 2018: The candidates, their chances, their limitations

2019: Experts warn on illicit financial flows

Frank Jacobs: Nigeria must rethink its growth plan 

2 factions of Cross River APC adopt direct primaries

Tonye Cole and the moment of epiphany

PDP demands open inquest into Finance Ministry’s records under Adeosun

Regulation of electronic funds transfer commences October 2, says CBN

Presidency urges HSBC to return stolen assets

APC will rule Nigeria for 33 years – Tinubu

Hotel operators, businesses in Asaba count gains after CAA 2018

Too many ‘ifs’ on the way to Dickson’s 2020 Senatorial ambition

Saturday, September 15, 2018

BusinessDay 16 Sep 2018

Football Money: Man City breaks Premier League £500m revenue record

Fans angry with Davido for cancelling U.S tour

How Nigeria can tackle extreme poverty- Indian High Commissioner

Aruna Quadri and the making of a legend

Alasoadura, APC senator in Ondo, decries continued closure of National Assembly

What Nigeria will gain from upgraded Enugu Airport

StarTimes acquires exclusive broadcasting rights for UEFA Europa League games

2019: Is NASS afraid of Smart Card Reader?

Nigeria right and wrong not to sign African trade pact- trade expert says 

Godly leadership, not restructuring, will solve Nigeria’s problems – Bishop Olumakaiye

Ekundayo calls for private sector participation in Nigeria boxing

LaLiga: Barcelona top Real Madrid in player’s salaries

Coca-Cola joins EPL sponsorship train

Forgery: PDP demands Adeosun’s arrest, prosecution

Fans angry with Davido for cancelling US tour

Nigerian Ambassador to Qatar is dead – FM

EbonyLife films releases teaser for chief daddy

Nigeria’s new finance minister is a fan of public sector accountability

Dental Technician becomes Miss Earth Nigeria

Why I resigned as minister, Adeosun

Resort Savings & Loans reports N463.4million full year loss

I’d love to trace my African origin – Bobby Brown

OPEC oil production grows by 278bpd on crude from Nigeria, others

Nigeria lags as Ghana plans $350m re-gasification plant

Friday, September 14, 2018

Flooding: Buhari authorizes NEMA to declare “National Emergency”

Zainab Ahmed takes over as supervising minister of finance

Gov. Umahi assents bill on revenue and agricultural land dev. into Law

Abakaliki block rejects automatic tickets for National Assembly members

PSC moves to revamp police, frowns at irregular postings

We will resist Dogara’s impeachment moves – Golu

10th Edition: Tush Awards hold youth conference

Buhari to Ogonis: We will not shortchange any section

Court suspends NAICOM’s tier-based recapitalisation plan

Skybird incident: AIB blames wet runway

What are Ambode’s sins?

Citing tough environment, Nigerian crude traders switch to swap deals

GOtv Boxing NextGen 4: Coaches thrilled by performance of boxers

AFCON: Stay focused to pick ticket, Pinnick charges Golden Eaglets

PDP is dead in Lagos – Salvador

Ecobank offers seamless’ Back-To-School payments

Nigeria’s Finance Minister Adeosun resigns- report

EFCC agents visit Standard Chartered Bank

Shock as 20 EFCC agents lay siege on Standard Chartered Bank

The unlikely survival of May’s Chequers plan for Brexit

Nigeria inflation breaks 18-month trend after surprise 11.2% rise in August 

A manifesto for renewing liberalism

Nigerian investors tease as foreigners hunt big games in tech space

With new head for DSS, Buhari stokes an old fire

Thursday, September 13, 2018

BusinessDay 14 Sep 2018

Why Lagos, Ogun had highest active voice, internet subscribers in Q2 2018

How cholera outbreak cases thrive in Nigeria

Post NAICOM recapitalisation: Consolidated Hallmark stock up 6.7%

How Nigeria spends less on education than Ghana

Understanding the response so far to Nigeria’s financial inclusion challenge

Legislators, Presidency hold agricultural productivity to ransom

Trains, roads and airports from China: Is the country walking into a debt trap?

Udoka Uju: The lady painter at your service

Serena: The day the Sphinx melted

The King Of Boys is nigh

Yes She Can!

HIV/AIDS factor reviewed at China-Africa cooperation forum

Elumelu upholds importance of immunisation to diseases prevention

FG appoints Adigwe as new director general of NIPRID

APC not surprised by Dogara defection – Nabena

Sanwo-Olu inaugurates campaign organisation

Buhari appoints Yusuf Bichi as new DSS boss

FG releases N8bn to 3 non-academic staff workers

FOCAC: FG cautioned against mounting debts to China

10 takeaways from HSBC’s Nigeria forecast

Emefiele elected as WAMZ chairman

Court awards N10m against FG for illegal detention of journalist Abiri

Stock investors wealth depletes further by N98bn

Gov. Wike to meet Shell, NPA over relocation of SNEPCO to Lagos

The Economist Magazine’s EIU vindicates Atiku

Airpeace airline orders 10 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft 

We will give Buhari 2.5m votes in Katsina – Masari

Petrol prices increase first time in 8 months to N146 in August

EU parliament backs overhaul of digital copyright rules

Artificial Intelligence: Nigeria is missing in the 4th Industrial Revolution

Christine Lagarde rules herself out of race for top jobs in EU

Oil prices set to soar on Iran, Venezuela crises

Tech start-ups bear the brunt of US tariffs on China

SystemSpecs, Access Bank partner to launch Remita Payroll in Ghana

NLC, Labour Party kick against Mimiko as presidential candidate

GDL enhances chances for transgenerational businesses

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport gets extra kit

Concerns as ECOWAS, again miss single currency adoption criteria as 2020 deadline nears

Elantra’s major facelift brings minor price increase

‘Ride-hailing could be cheaper alternative to vehicle ownership’

Skybird incident: Abuja airport runway reopens

UBA, others back petroleum safety conference in Lagos

US now world’s biggest crude oil producer

Shareholder Group threatens NAICOM Tier Based capitalisation

BRIU predicts inflation fell to 10.9% in August

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

FIRS Memo on WHT Credits Utilization: What Misgivings?

Sell-off hits bank valuations as stocks trade at depressed P/B ratios

AfCFTA will open new vista of legal practice- Seni Adio, SAN

BusinessDay 13 Sep 2018

Premiership Rugby rejects £275m CVC takeover bid

Fernando says McLaren must focus on reliability

How Dana Air’s partnership with Asky will benefit Nigeria market- Mbanuzuo

Uncertainty clouds DisCos operations as performance agreement nears review

Stocks fail to rise on oil rally, worst among major exporters

Nigeria’s import of consumer goods rises by 18 % in Q2 2018

Akwaaba 2018: IATA, stakeholders urge domestic airlines to leverage SAATM to expand operations

APC, PDP ignore gloomy economic outlook by HSBC/EIU

NBA assumes watchdog role over state of Osun

Court acknowledges MultiChoice appeal, rejects application to adjourn matter indefinitely

In search of an independent central bank

Culture: Executive integrity under audit

Uprooting the climate menace

Technology as a panacea to the challenges of taxation

Osaka set to sign $8.5m annual deal with Adidas

EFCC recovers N106bn, $1.6m, £6m, €25,575 looted funds

NIRSAL, others, develop framework to cut down $8.9bn post-harvest losses

Bafarawa flays FG’s business deals with China

2019 election under threat, Secondus tells EU

2019: No rift between Tinubu and I, says Ambode

2019: Mark appoints Kure, director general, campaign organisation

2019: The Economist, HSBC verdict against Buhari confirms our stand- PDP

FEC seeks return to 2mbpd oil production

PDP accuses Presidency of round-tripping in N45m nomination form for Buhari

No hiding place for looters, EFCC boss threatens

Uncertainty clouds DisCos operations as performance review nears

Black Christmas ahead, as cryptos market wipe off 77% from peak

Nigerian mini-grid market offers $8 billion revenue annually

African energy ministers, investors, others to meet at London roundtable

NSE reclassifies E-Tranzact as low-priced stock

APC blasts EIU, HSBC for predicting PDP presidential victory

Nigeria presents robust trade delegation to SPACE 2018 in France

PenCom announces January 2019 take-off date for micro pensions

DJ Spinall signs international record deal with UK-based coy

MTN pays taxes, fees of over N2trn since 2001

BD Photo News: The Collapsed State of Apapa

Kano assures residents of improved Health Care Delivery

Direct primaries desirable but not practicable in Borno–Shettima

Bolton Wanderers facing administration after £4m debt talks fail

Infrastructure, security, top agenda as Buhari presides over FEC

Why did NERC ban DisCos’ association for criticising Fashola?

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

PayGo transforms East Africans electricity access, Nigeria plays catch-up

FIBusinessDay 12 Sep 2018

Will Mozambique become the next Nigeria?

FBNInsurance utilizes shareholders’ resources in generating higher profit

Unusual bid from BP stirs up Nigerian crude grades

Banks key into CBN’s RSSF to finance real sector

What NLNG can learn from PetroChina’s plans to grow natural gas

Stock market fall wipes away investors’ wealth

PwC report shows huge potential for insurance growth in Africa

Novatek’s performance shows legroom for independents in global gas market

Road to 2019: Ambode’s political future hangs in balance

MTN lawsuits seek declaration that AGF actions illegal, unconstitutional

Poverty and the absence of shame

Science ministry releases 19 hybrid seeds, chicken breed

Insurers look at sector beyond limit at 2018 Professionals Forum

CHI Farms partners Zoetis to improve livestock health

Multimix Academy, ARC signs MoU to deepen supply chain capacity

ODDA: Kwara acquires 2,550 hectares, approves N1bn to boost agriculture

CBN, MTN & FDI: Who bewitched Nigeria?

CBN urges increased banking sector support for MSMEs

PDP Presidential Primary still holds October 6

Gov. Dickson leads campaign against cancer

PDP: Zakari Mohammed jostles for Kwara gubernatorial seat

Lagos APC crisis: Oki group petitions Oshiomole

DMO douses fears on China loans, says no reason to panic

Buhari again vows to block looting of public funds, recovers N769bn in 3 years

Finally, Dogara declares to re-contest, keeps mum on political platform

I am not ready to go the prison- Dapo Apara

Otedola to fly PDP’s flag in 2019 governorship race

GOtv Boxing NextGen Search: Reviving Boxing in Nigeria

Nigerian Breweries, GTB, other stocks witness sell-off

10 years of blackout: FG to restore power to Ondo south

FG recovers N769 billion in 3 years

IACES assures Nigerians of secured 2019, Osun elections

Bank stocks fall to 5-months low as foreigners sell

FC Barcelona, Girona FC, LaLiga seek permission to stage match in Miami

​Delta State threatens to seize property of ground rent defaulters

FG explains Paris club refund but silent on Osun state fiasco

23 PDP federal lawmakers set to defect to APC

DFS highlights customer development opportunities in Nigeria

Selfish and corrupt people have left APC – Buhari

Nigeria gets $2bn cotton industry investment from Chinese firm

FG, others share N3.95 trillion in first half of 2018

Commercial cyclists protest illegal levy, molestation in Anambra

Nigeria offers solution to Africa’s armyworm invasion

Much Ado About Chinese Loans

Atiku campaign group accuses APC of dishonesty over restructuring

Swiss lawyer launches blistering attack on AG Malami over Abacha loot fees

Monday, September 10, 2018

BusinessDay 11 Sep 2018

PDP BoT sets up c’ttee to pick consensus presidential candidate

APC may lose 2019 on the backdrop of direct primaries

It’s painful INEC budget is not ready 5 months to election- PPA chair

‘Our goal is to give that on-grid experience to off-grid world’

Nestle down 10% as NSE extends losing streak   

Naira to weaken to N395/$ by end 2019, says Rencap

GTBank Nigeria Plc: Efficient balance sheet, strong asset quality underpins profit

Liquidity squeeze puts power sector in disarray

Nigeria’s 9% active oil rig count improvement faces falling investor optimism

Updated: MTN goes to court to protect shareholders, assets

Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers to offer annuity to retirees, others

DisCos collected 62% of electricity invoice in Q1 2018, remitted 31%

Covenant University: Grooming next generation leaders through all round education

Eko Disco to boost power supply with additional 20mw

Katunga Media to discuss the effect of fake news on brands

Startimes, UNAIDS partner on mobile application to increase HIV/AIDS awareness

CSR: Unilever engages consumers on hand-washing to curb child mortality

Robinho: Chelsea printed shirts with my name on so Real Madrid sold me to City

Courtois is the most profitable signing of the summer – CIES

There is no card reader in current Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill – Presidency

Spain, France dominate 55-man shortlist for 2018 FIFPro World XI

U.S Open 2018: ITF defends Umpire Ramos after Serena row

SuperSport: Satisfying soccer fans through excellent match delivery

NPA breaks silence on Escravos Contract award

FG, others shared N3.95trillion in first half of 2018

US Ambassador tasks Nigeria’s NCDC on resilient health systems

Stock market hits new low as investors lose N156bn

Agip, BSC Energy, others get license to build 1,464mw

UK economic growth picks up steam

Nigerians pay ₦3.8 for every ₦10 worth of electricity supplied

UBS launches World Bank sustainable debt product

FG secures $500mn from Bank of China for modular refineries

Bain sets aside fees from South Africa tax authority work

Buhari to get nomination form at the Presidential Villa

Djibouti nationalises DP World’s shares in Red Sea port

Ambode picks nomination form for re-election

Trade war fears scupper Volvo Cars initial public offering

MTN goes to court against CBN, AG over fine

CBN to issue N1.02trn Treasury Bills in Q4

Coronation Securities moves to attract foreign investors

With 14 Grand Slam titles, Djokovic matches Sampras record

Georgia Atlanta’s RC Cola debuts in Nigerian market

Experts link stress, economic hardship, failing marriages to rising suicide in Nigeria

Forex stability boosts export revenue as unemployment weighs

Ahead of elections, foreign media focusing on Buhari’s weaknesses

Sunday, September 09, 2018

Four days to go in Mutual Benefits N2bn rights issue

E-payment transaction could put pressure on commodity prices

How crisis forced re-think in Nigerian manufacturing sector

BusinessDay 10 Sep 2018

Outrage after Attorney General calls MTN $8bn refund a ‘penalty’

‘More Chinese manufacturers willing to set up factories in Nigeria’

Five insurers make NAICOM Tier one list

Onyeka Akumah: Co-founder of Farmcrowdy, Travelbeta

Nigeria sees net FX outflows of $900m in August

Rule of law: Buhari goofed, but is Nigeria rule-based?

How NIPOST’s digital product can boost e-commerce, strengthen start-ups

LCCI holds seminar to position MSMEs for global competitiveness

Funders chase start-ups as entrepreneurs sustain innovation

Lagos, Rivers record highest number of newly registered voters

LSETF opens funding window for micro enterprises

Positives from the debate of the vice presidents

PIGB Rejection as fatal blow to oil sector reforms

INEC will deploy Card Reader in 2019 general election- Presidency

Restructuring is an idea whose time has come – David Mark

Gov. Fayose allays Fayemi’s fears on N117bn debt

Aruna Quadri wins 2018 ITTF African Championships

PDP is a dead party – APC

2019: Oyo APC adopts indirect primary

AGIS upgrades GIS software with latest technology

Advisory Board shortlists three for The Nigeria Prize for Literature

Ogun improves access to home ownership, issues 2,000 land title documents monthly

Imo APC chieftains led by Izunaso, Ararume defect to APGA

Nsima Ekere’s mission in Akwa-Ibom guber race

LADOL Free Zone sacks Samsung after Egina project over alleged misconduct

Does AGF have powers under law to collect taxes on behalf of government?

EIU sees tight 2019 presidential race

Rohr names Ezenwa, Udoh, three other home boys for Liberia friendly

Why I want to govern Delta in 2019 – Okolougbo

Naomi Osaka ousts Serena Williams to win 2018 U.S. Open Final 

Moghalu emerges YPP presidential candidate, vows to unseat Buhari

Sustaining Amosun’s development strides in Ogun

2019: Restructuring may determine presidential election outcome

Saturday, September 08, 2018

2018 US Open prize money reaches record $53m

Unbundle power generation to save economy, NACCIMA tasks FG

Illegal arms proliferation: How safe is 2019?

Nigerians more divided in Nigeria’s history – Gambari

Lessons from GCOML’s vegetable oil processing

F1 at risk if safety falls short- FIA president

Adoption of direct primaries by APC stirs controversy in Akwa Ibom

Premiership in £275m takeover talks with CVC

Experts put cost of destruction caused by Boko-Haram in Borno at N1.9 trillion   

Insufficient ‘access’ to healthcare kills more Nigerians than poor quality care

BusinessDay 09 Sep 2018

Woods fires best opening round in 20 years

2019: Saraki pledges justice, equity, fair play as he takes consultation to Abia

NMBC President canvases stronger economic ties between Nigeria- Malaysia

Partnerships, scientific research could address public health in Nigeria

We’re dealing with Harrysong’s depression – Management

Dickson’s aide set to battle Ogola for senatorial seat

I’m scared of getting old – Arike Gold

Now that ember months are here

When the Germans came to town

BetKing rewards football pundit

Nike battling backlash over advertising campaign

Big boxing this weekend as Porter vows to beat Garcia

2019 AFCON Qualifier: Super Eagles defeat Seychelles 3-0 t

N16bn secret release to Osun is corruption, PDP tells Buhari

Amosun unveils Akinlade’s running mate, 38 APC’s consensus candidates in Ogun

2019: Ekweremadu calls for credible PDP ward Congresses

Fayose will eave Ekiti with N117bn debt- Fayemi alleges

Casualties mount after Islamist attack in Gudumbali Borno state

Kwara Governor Abdulfatah picks PDP senate nomination form

Delta APC factional chairmen on collision course over primaries

Flood: Delta Govt commences massive opening of canals

Nala, Virtual Identity, win Ecobank 2018 Fintech Challenge

‘Bello didn’t give us a dime to purchase Buhari’s nomination forms’

Air passenger traffic up 23.9% in H1 2018

Forex demand pressure pushes down external reserves to $45.46bn

FCT Minister suspends mining, drilling over Abuja earth tremor

IPMAN urges FG to boost capacity of refineries, abolish importation

Mixed reactions as experts interrogate FOCAC on Nigeria’s economy

Wells Hosa Greenhouse Farms targets 4,200 tons of tomatoes

FirstBank unveils educational solutions for schools

NNPC allays fears of possible hiccups in petroleum products supply

Nigeria growth to struggle as major reforms unlikely going forward, says EIU

Friday, September 07, 2018

FG to partner world bank, others to promote skill development in Nigeria

University of Ibadan names conference centre after Otunba Subomi Balogun

CBN injects $303m, CNY 46.58m into forex market

Metering: Hope rises for 4.64mn consumers as NERC, Discos tidy MAP

PDP Congresses: Mark cautions against imposition of candidates

Makarfi: APC is a party of drowning men

Agbaje picks nomination form in Ogun State

Nigeria’s unfriendly environment gifts Ghana a big IT investor

INEC reads riot act to political parties on primaries, vote buying

2019 AFCON: Seychelles president, vice president to attend Super Eagles clash

Bossom Heart wins ECA, Access Bank hackathon pitch competition

Airpeace’s Lagos- Owerri flight makes return after false smoke alarm

ADP horrified at raid on Edwin Clark’s house, demands thorough investigation

Apple aims to win back fans with redesigned iPad and new Watch

Credit Suisse chief denies he will run in Ivory Coast election

Saraki kicks off presidential campaign in Ebonyi

APC senate aspirant accuses Fayose of misusing Ekiti’s funds

FG says Abuja earth tremor situation highly under control

Stanbic IBTC subsidiary surrenders licence as VC manager

Thursday, September 06, 2018

BusinessDay 07 Sep 2018

Moody’s set to downgrade MTN credit rating on Nigeria sanctions

Uduaghan vs Okowa: Fireworks begin ahead 2019 elections

Attorney General, CBN in duel over custody of Bank fines

Investors on Farmcrowdy visit farms, meet farmers and ‘assess their investment’

‘Ghost’ of Apapa hangs over Lekki corridor

Expert solicits improved commitment towards HIV response, eradication

UPDATED: PDP, APC supporters clash as Atiku submits Presidential form

Modupe Emmanuel, with first and second degrees in Law from Cardiff and University of Nottingham

Report on fertilizer market prices for August 2018

Discos record deficit of N112 billion in Q1 2018 – NERC

AMVCA 2018: A night of Glitz & Glamour!

CECAD spurs women to tap into growing possibilities of digital technology

A regulatory quagmire?

Nigeria’s vibrant business landscape – The case of an arid rainforest

Fast Five FC wins premier cool 5-aside football competition

2019: PDP BoT bars members from supporting aspirants

Adamawa 2019: Ahmed promises new lease of life

PDP lampoons Buhari over N45.5 million form purchase  

Airtel reaffirms commitment to promoting corporate philanthropy

Lagos, Rivers, Abia have highest number of new registered voters

Shekarau’s exit and PDP ‘faux pas’

PDP presidential aspirants will accept one candidate that will sack APC- Bwacha

PDP lampoons Buhari over failed N45.5 million form purchase  

Mark: The super senator and his surprising moves

2 million petty traders to benefit from FG’s ‘Trader Moni’

Nigeria needs 633 epidemiologists to tackle prevalent challenges

NNPC disowns fraudulent recruitment exercise

The ‘ghost’ of Apapa hangs over Lekki corridor

Heritage Bank, Multichoice partner to boost Africa’s film industry

MTN Nigeria donates ultra-modern ferry terminal to Lagos State

Edwin Clark: Police dismiss three officers involved in raid

How Samsung, Apple have performed on their smartphones

Nigeria not yet mature for Rent-to-Own home model, says Previs

Radio Kwara shut down over poor working condition

GDP report shows non-oil sector as main driver of economic growth

84.7m Nigerians to vote in 2019 as INEC registers 14.5m fresh voters

NNPC disowns trending fraudulent recruitment exercise

Pandemonium as APC, PDP supporters clash at PDP secretariat 

Oando PLC, Union Bank and others lead conversations on Heritage branding…

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

BusinessDay 06 Sep 2018

What we need now is a strong association that can achieve its primary goals – Paul Usoro

Economy becomes issue in Nigeria, S Africa as elections loom

Firms face bleak H2 as sluggish growth pressure margins

Fear engulfs private sector as Malami turns tax collector

Legal Considerations in Renewing Licenses and Leases in the Nigerian Petroleum Sector

Telco’s commit to expanding financial inclusion in mobile money push

Investors find solace in dividend income as NSE sheds N1trn

Leveraging APEX to attain global safety standards in Nigeria

Red Star Express grows turnover by 15% to N8.4 billion  

Low consumer confidence, weak demand keep Nigeria trade sector in recession

What Nigeria needs to become a regional aviation hub

Thor moves to boost Nigeria gold exploration, closes $8mn private placement

NBA Section on Business Law gets new leadership

Nigeria risks ceding sweet crude advantage over internal crises

Time to restructure and rethink football in Nigeria

Businesses are cutting down on expansion plans – CBN survey

Suit challenging planned removal of Saraki: Court orders service by substituted means

Amosun declares for Senate, moves to replace Tejuosho 

Restructuring must involve equitable redistribution of Nigeria’s commonwealth- Falana

Pirelli announces tyre choices for Singapore Grand Prix

Seplat, Dangote Cement, Stanbic, 23 others push NSE back to negative zone

Use your powers to solve challenges facing humanity- Ooni urges traditionalists 

FG approves N6.07 trillion national health plan

PDP confirms discussions with six APC governors, 27 lawmakers

Raid on Clark’s residence: I did no wrong reporting suspicious movement – Informant

Glo, 9mobile, Airtel, MTN to expand financial inclusion to 90m Nigerians in mobile money push

Insurers will find new opportunities in Autonomous Vehicles – KPMG

Chinese state tech investments face higher US barriers

Labour and a second Brexit referendum

Government policies stifle Nigeria’s $621m bread market

UK blames Russian military intelligence agents for Skripal attack

MTN Nigeria donates ultra-modern ferry terminal to Lagos state

Analysts fear losing more oil and gas risks in new Tier-based capital

Foreign investors freeze investments over MTN CCI controversy

STI set to present accounts to shareholders

Prestige Assurance to provide cover to Nigerian farmers

Tope Smart, transformative leader the industry awaits

Dele Belgore set to declare for Kwara Guber

BudgIT flays assault on community champion in Kano

Raid on Edwin Clark: Police parade fake informant

Whistleblower triggered MTN $8.1bn probe – Attorney General

NNPC, Total to launch Egina crude in September

Yusuf Buhari being impersonated on Instagram-Presidency

Bribery Scandal: NFF bans Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

BusinessDay 05 Sep 2018

Why FG must curb foreign traders’ access to farm-gates

Unity Bank sells $1.1 bn bad loans to Frontier Capital

Diesel prices could rise on new sulphur cap regulation

Financial inclusion in Which way forward?

UPDATED: MTN disagrees with Attorney General’s $2 billion tax bill

Analysts fear more oil and gas risks will leave offshore in new Tier-based capital

Malawi eyes coal to power industries, Nigeria can learn from it

The dire need for a rebirth of the oil, gas downstream industry

Nigeria’s fishing industry contracts by 1.4% in Q2 2018

To be at par with African peers Nigeria needs $14bn FDI

Infrastructure, security concerns blamed for low cargo volume in eastern ports

How to establish an oil palm plantation

Current oil reserves puts each Nigerian’s share at about N5m

Making sense of the growing clan of interest groups

SIFAX Group explains investment in Gambian logistics chain

AIICO partners Wema Bank to deepen insurance penetration

Atiku visits Afenifere leader, gets Ondo PDP support

IGP claims ignorance of police raid on Clark’s house, orders arrest of officers involved

Naira appreciates as CBN injects $210m into forex market

Tiger Woods to skip BMW Pro-Am Championship

Alleged arms stockpile: How police raided Edwin Clark’s Abuja residence

PDP expands Kano state caretaker committee

Envoy decries low volume of trade  between Nigeria and Pakistan  

2019: Kwankwaso, Ganduje, Shekaru political move heats up Kano

Lagos bourse halts sell-off as investors book N35billion gain

Restructuring is a necessity, not an option- Atiku Abubakar

2019: Uduaghan receives royal blessings from Olu of Warri 

Nigeria’s quest to end polio suffers set back

Former senate president, David Mark guns for president

Arik Air plane aborts take-off in Benin

Direct primaries ignite crisis in Kaduna APC

Tecno mobile boost SME growth in new campaign

Kwankwaso, Ganduje, Shekaru moves heat up Kano politics

Tuberculosis kills 420 Nigerians daily

Reasons shared office is better alternative for modern businesses

Kano APC gets quantum leap as Shekarau returns

AITEO Cup kicks off on Wednesday

Nigeria slaps MTN with $2 billion tax bill

2019 AFCON Qualifier: Super Eagles camp bubbles with 18 players

INEC can’t take away your vote…

South Africa in recession, Rand fall to two-year low

The case of the Ikoyi marriage registry

Buhari ignores 85 bills passed by National Assembly

Crude oil price below $65 uncomfortable for Nigeria – Kachikwu

My aim is to win trophies with the Super Eagles- Troost-Ekong

Airtel celebrates Africa’s outstanding achievement in film, television industry

Atiku to end multiple exchange rates if elected

AGF sets up 17-man anti-corruption monitoring committee

Tuberculosis control suffers poor funding as 420 Nigerians die everyday

Monday, September 03, 2018

2019: Lagos PDP declares support for Atiku

APC to clamp down on opponents of direct primaries

BusinessDay 04 Sep 2018

China to provide $60bn in financial support to Africa

2019: Why I’m the PDP presidential aspirant to beat – Kwankwanso

Wapic Insurance Plc: Gross premium income drives underwriting profit

Guinness, Nigerian Breweries top laggards list of 19

NOVA Merchant Bank appoints Anya Duroha as Acting MD /CEO

How hammer came down on MTN and 4 banks over FX infractions – Emefiele

Like Nigeria, like Ghana state-owned refineries fail

CPC calls for comments from passengers stranded by cancelled Air France flight 

Collaboration among film makers, funding identified as key to growing Africa’s film industry

EFInA launches US$2m Fintech challenge fund to enhance Financial Inclusion in Nigeria

Economic growth is overrated, Nigeria deserves more

NCC, Defence Academy to deploy technology for military capacity building

Forum on China Africa Cooperation (FOCAC): Towards better trade relations

Why I remain in PDP – Mohammed Ajia

Roar Nigeria Hub hosts Facebook stakeholders roundtable

Too late Ms May, China ate the lunch

PDP urges NASS to override President Buhari’s veto on Electoral Act Amendment

2019: FCT Minister, Bello issues quit notice to appointees, others

Timi Frank raises alarm over fresh plot to arraign, embarrass Saraki

Ortom now Benue PDP leader

Chinese national oil company guarantees funding for NNPC’s AKK project

CPC explains roles, interventions on stranded Air France passengers

2019: Direct primaries will make APC stronger – Boroffice, Nigeria’s first online supermarket comparison, consumer goods store

I will restructure Nigeria in six months, says Atiku

Current oil reserves put each Nigerian’s share at about N5m

Why l am declining assent to Electoral Act – Buhari

Quantum computing: the power to think outside the box

Businessday partners with FCMB for season 2 of the TV show The Bridge

Why there’s no gender division in homemaking

Aviation unions, MMA2 disagree over sacked members

Snap shot of lenders H1 interest income

Investors shun consumer goods stocks as GDP growth slow

Ministry of Mines generates over N9bn in 34 months

Apapa gridlock: Ajegunle residents count ordeal

One ticket, too many contenders

Stop picketing MPNU locations, FG orders

Only 46 political parties have submitted dates of primaries to INEC- Soyebi

From China, CBN Governor Emefiele clears air on MTN

Osubi airport closure: Arik diverts flights to Benin

Aimart Realtors unveils worry-free investment opportunities in real estate

AfDB pushes for strategic partnership, investment in Africa

Sunday, September 02, 2018

BusinessDay 03 Sep 2018

Slow PMI expansion signals weak economic growth in Q3

Why Nigerian exporters fail in global market

AIICO insurance responds to new rules, plans N25bn capital raise

CBN cleared MTN, 4 banks to transact on now flagged CCIs in 2017

International Breweries shows mettle as competition thickens 

FMN invests N50bn in sugar, records 25% yield in oil palm

Nigeria’s poor struggle to meet healthcare needs as economy deteriorates

Osinbajo: The acceptable face of a lame government

As Voter’s registration ends over 40 million Nigerians risk disfranchisement

B7JV signs $10mm contract with NDIC for NLNG Train 7 feed 

Some considerations on the choice of an institution for doctoral study

National interest or tyranny?

Travelstart, Uber announce flight partnership with ‘Uberescape’

Stanbic IBTC gives point by point rebuttal in letter to CBN 

NFF election: ‘No plan to disqualify Pinnick, Maigari’

Plot to remove Ag. DSS DG extension of Buhari’s clannishness- Southern, M’Belt leaders

Why I gave APC N5 million in 2014 – Ekweremadu

Acting DG DSS Matthew Seiyefa under pressures to reverse actions

2019: l am not afraid of free, fair and credible election- Buhari

2019: I’ll support whoever emerges as PDP presidential candidate – Kwankwanso

Economists struggle to understand how countries go from being poor to rich

U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets up against Baby Etalons

2019 AFCON: Onyekuru, Ezinwa to hit Super Eagles camp for Seychelles tie

Abia Govt. honours iconic football administrator, Anyansi-Agwu

Former ICT minister Omobola Johnson joins World Wide Web Foundation Board

I don’t have plans to dump PDP – Ibori

Sham LG elections: The blame is on House of Reps

2019: What are Kwankwaso’s chances?

Atiku faults Osinbajo on restructuring, insists it’s way to go

AMVCA 2018 witnesses continent-wide representation

Legislative reform and drive towards model mortgage

Saturday, September 01, 2018

PDP has enormous responsibility in nominating sellable candidate – Dankwambo

2019: Why I rejected PACT’s consensus presidential candidate – Moghalu

‘Kids’ Lit Quiz will produce a generation of readers-thinkers-leaders’

How to drive infrastructure growth through public-private sector partnerships, by Abazie

Marketplace: Word effect

Cancer survivor: ‘I realised it grows inside of you’

Why President’s refusal to sign PIGB will cripple oil and gas industry

BusinessDay 01 Sep 2018

Lack of party ideology is fuelling vote buying – Ananaba

Giving: An act of godliness that must be done with understanding

China offers more opportunities to Nigeria, Africa as FOCAC summit begins in Beijing

Akwa Ibom denies concession of Oron terminal

Sedentary lifestyle: Here are some dangers attached

Value chain process for zonal agric development

Between national interest and the rule of law

Deception as a common trademark

Union Bank partners TEDxLagos to unveil ‘next100 fund idea’ for start-ups

Tribute to Sir Edet Amana on his 80th birthday

Benzema thriving in the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo

Gridlock at Lagos airport as car catches fire

Nigeria, China to sign $328m ICT agreement

Trump’s comments on Buhari, not a reflection of true situation in Nigeria – Presidency

Ebonyi earmarks N52m for Sporting activities

Okowa advocates synergy between govt, security agencies

ASSBIFI assures of commitment to defence of workers

UBA appoints four new board members

Report shows Senate exonerated MTN of $14bn forex transfers

PZ’s 2018 full year profit falls by 48% to N1.93bn

FG approves new police college, academy in Anambra

Counting the gains of Britain, Germany leaders’ visit

Missing child at Christ Embassy: Edo evacuates children from orphanage