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How Nigerian businesses can thrive after the pandemic

Benjamin Ola Akande is a Nigerian-born American academic and professor. Dr. Akande has an extensive career that…

New UBA app hits 500,000 downloads in one month

After launching its new mobile app in March 2021, United Bank for Africa (UBA) said it has seen more than 200,000…

Celebrating Amina Oyagbola at 60

West Africa's most authoritative business daily, a diversified provider of superior business, financial and…

Olukorede Adenowo, Executive Director, Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria,…

Olukorede Adenowo, Executive Director, Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria, speaks on his career, Nigeria, inspiration…

AFRICA

G7 pledges £276m aid for Nigeria’s north-east

The Group of Seven countries (G7) has pledged £276 million to support Nigeria’s crisis-ridden north east region to…

African banks face rejection of letters of credit from international…

Trade finance activities of banks across the African continent were affected by Covid-19 as Letters of Credit (L/C)…

AfDB debars Nigerian company over fraudulent practices

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on 28 April 2021, announced the 36-month debarment of Maxicare Company…

Egypt launches 3-year private sector led economic growth plan that Nigeria…

Egypt has launched a three year economic growth programme that targets 6-7 per cent GDP expansion that will be…

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Nigeria’s e-payment channels record N356.47trn transactions in Q4

Data on e-payment channels in the Nigerian banking sector reveal that a total volume of 3,464,811,083 transactions…

Nigerians paying price of Buhari’s deaf ears to economic advisers

Nigeria's decision in 2019 to assemble a team of accomplished economists to advise President Muhammadu Buhari on economic policy was widely considered a positive move for an economy that had not grown in per capita terms…

Start-Up Journal

NEPC to support MSMEs to imbibe quality cultures in production, processing…

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), the country's non-oil export promotion agency, has promised to…

How Taiwo Oloyede is building a unique community for Nigerian creatives

Taiwo Oloyede is a poet, spoken word artist, producer, scriptwriter, and the founder of Lagos Poetrython Academy,…

Value creation, customer intimacy key to business success

The pandemic has changed how most businesses operate in Nigeria but experts say creating value and building…

What entrepreneurs can learn from Giuliano Gigliotti

In the world of big business, it often takes a lot of time for things to happen. New products and services are…
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Effective leadership for sustainable success

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Tecno camon 17 makes a stunning debut with a vibrant fashion show

Lagos, Nigeria. 6th of May, 2021 – Global premier mobile phone brand, TECNO, has taken centre stage once again with…

Capitalsage launches Capiflex; A new payment solution platform for Africa

To meet the increasing demand for seamless digital payments by individuals and businesses, CapitalSage Technology,…

ANWEP Inaugural Entrepreneurial Awards 2021

Join us on Saturday, October 30th, 2021 at our Inaugural Entrepreneurial Awards Banquet to celebrate and honor…

Editorial

CCT chairman and abuse of power by public officials

In 1998, former president Olusegun Obasanjo as presidential candidate for the 1999 general election was asked what he was coming back to do after leaving office 20 years earlier (1978). He told his interviewer that he was coming back to office to restore the lost dignity of the human person in Nigeria and, above all, to put a stop to “executive arrogance and lawlessness” in the country. Though Obasanjo…

Women in Business

Women in Business: Faith Adole

Faith is the Founder/CEO of U-VOL Foundation, Inc. The Foundation is comprised of teams, including highly skilled…

Women in Business: Nancy Nnadi

From paying her way through school with a meager N3000 she was earning as an office assistant, Nancy Nnadi has…

Women in Business: Efosa Ewere

Efosa Ewere is a Partner at Gravida Attorneys. She is an experienced Lawyer with an understanding and knowledge of…

Women in Business: Adenike Adebola

Adenike is the Marketing and Innovation Director, and a member of the Guinness Nigeria Exec Team. She oversees…

Interview

‘Our business is to make land or home ownership easy for low income…

Worsening housing situation in Nigeria’s major cities tend to validate Federal Government’s assertion that housing…

‘Nigeria has potential for leading frontier market with right…

Layi Olaleru, CEO, RMB Nigeria Stockbrokers speaks about the firms operations in Nigeria and outlook for 2021.…

Why Jigawa State is Nigeria’s preferred investment destination –…

Furera Isma Jumare is the Director General of InvestJigawa, the state’s investment promotion agency. Recently, the…

‘We invested more in Nigeria in 2020 than any year since 2013’

JEAN GUYONNET-DUPERAT, country director for PROPARCO in Nigeria, in this interview with CALEB OJEWALE, speaks about…

Companies

Interswitch enables 2021 JAMB/UTME registration on its platform

Interswitch, one of the foremost panAfrican digital payment and commerce company has urged prospective candidates…

Johnnie Walker leads stride towards greener future

Johnnie Walker, the of the world’s best-selling Scotch whisky has introduced its Next Steps initiative, a campaign…

Geely Nigeria Marks Coolray SUV Launch with Media Test-drive

Geely Nigeria, the exclusive partnership between Mikano International and Geely Global has released its new…

Cement makers’ bumper Q1 earnings fail to reflect in share performance

Dangote Cement, Lafarge (WAPCO) and BUA Cement, Nigeria’s largest cement makers, recorded a combined profit growth…

Economy

Why Nigeria accounts for 27.7% decline in SSA remittances flow

Remittances flow to Sub-Saharan Africa were estimated to have declined by 12.5 percent in 2020, according to a new…

NEPC advises SMEs to package for exports

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has advised Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to embrace modern…

Apapa: Any link between Usman’s suspension and worsening gridlock?

Apapa gridlock has taken a turn for the worse and, once again, the port city has become impenetrable with the…

Nigerians paying price of Buhari’s deaf ears to economic advisers

Nigeria's decision in 2019 to assemble a team of accomplished economists to advise President Muhammadu Buhari on…

Energy

Oil rises near $69 as OPEC sees demand picking up

Oil prices rose Wednesday on signs of a speedy economic recovery and upbeat predictions for energy demand in light…

Inadequate storage, distribution infrastructure may stall transition to…

Africa’s attempt to transition to cleaner energy sources as part of measures geared at meeting the UN Sustainable…

Unattractive fiscals stunt more than half of Nigeria’s oil blocs

Nigeria has many revenue problems, and one of the most of them is unproductive oil blocs. The hydra-headed monster…

Nigeria’s refineries produce nothing, their directors earn more than senior…

If you think getting a cheque every month for doing virtually nothing is daydreaming, you haven’t met a staff of…

Politics

Ban on open grazing in Southern Nigeria gain more support

The resolve by the 17 Southern States of Nigeria to ban open cattle grazing in their domain as a measure to tackle…

Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, retains 8 commissioners

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State on Wednesday dissolved his 28-member cabinet, retaining eight commissioners in…

Nigeria’s unity must be premised on social justice, equity – Obaseki

Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki has said the country must remain united to overcome its many challenges, but…

INEC increases Bayelsa polling units by 440

The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has increased the number of polling units in Bayelsa State by…

Markets

Naira steadies at black market as dollar supply halts

The Naira on Thursday steadied at N483 per dollar at the parallel market as dollar supply halted due to the two-day…

What Nigerian funds require to play in international league

If Nigerian funds want to play in the international league, they need to adopt Global Investment Performance…

NGX Group to launch ‘The Stock Africa Is Made Of’ campaign

Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX Group) Plc is set to launch a campaign to project its new positioning and commitment…

NSIA eyes Sukuk bond market, as comprehensive income surge 343%

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has announced a 343 percent growth in Total Comprehensive Income…

Technology

Tesla suspends bitcoin payments on environmental impact

The cryptocurrency market is reeling from the shock of Tesla's announcement that it would be suspending vehicle…

The digital currencies that matter

Technological change is upending finance. Bitcoin has gone from being an obsession of anarchists to a $1trn asset…

Nigeria records $8m weekly volume, leads rest of Africa on P2P crypto…

The volume of peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency transactions on a weekly basis in Sub-Saharan Africa has remained…

Facebook test Clubhouse clone in Taiwan as competition for live audio rooms…

Social media platforms are unleashing their best strategies to keep users glued to their platform. The latest is…

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Twitter teams up with Davido to air his 10th anniversary

Twitter has announced a special partnership with David “Davido” Adeleke, which will see the talented musician host…

MHFRAME Production seeks support for poor Nigerians through Hulks project

Determined to draw attention to the plights of poor Nigerians, MHFRAME Production, a Multimedia company has through…

Marriott to open first premium hotel in Lagos May 19

Riding on the success of its over 8 outlets in Nigeria, Marriott International, the world's largest hotel group, is…

Actor, director, musician Idris Elba to host Africa Day Concert 2021

MTV Base, YouTube, and Idris Elba announce the return of the Africa Day Concert 2021, which will be hosted by…

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Ban on open grazing in Southern Nigeria gain more support

The resolve by the 17 Southern States of Nigeria to ban open cattle grazing in their domain as a measure to tackle…

The digital currencies that matter

Technological change is upending finance. Bitcoin has gone from being an obsession of anarchists to a $1trn asset…

Uzodimma dissolves cabinet, retains 8 commissioners

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State on Wednesday dissolved his 28-member cabinet, retaining eight commissioners in…

CDC, ETG commit $100m to support smallholder farmers in Africa, Asia

The CDC Group, the UK's development finance institution and impact investor, has announced a $100 million debt…

Coronavirus

COVID-19: FG has not introduced new restrictions – minister

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed on Tuesday denied that the Federal Government has introduced new…

Nigeria reverts to COVID-19 restrictions as WHO classifies Indian variant…

Nigeria on Monday has reverted to non-pharmaceutical measures to curb the spread of COVID-19, as the World Health…

Deadly Indian coronavirus variant detected in S. Africa

The fast spreading and deadly Indian strain of coronavirus has been detected in South Africa amidst rising…

Help on the way as India’s drug agency approves anti-covid oral drug

The Drugs Controller General of India has approved an anti-COVID oral drug, developed by DRDO, for emergency use as…

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Ticketing corruption by railway staff, soldiers, policemen derailing Abuja-Kaduna rail project (2)

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Amaechi’s panel on Bala-Usman leaves unremitted funds claim for insubordination

The panel set up by Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, to investigate the activities of Hadiza Bala Usman,…

Naira steadies at black market as dollar supply halts

The Naira on Thursday steadied at N483 per dollar at the parallel market as dollar supply halted due to the two-day…

Why Nigeria accounts for 27.7% decline in SSA remittances flow

Remittances flow to Sub-Saharan Africa were estimated to have declined by 12.5 percent in 2020, according to a new…

Twitter teams up with Davido to air his 10th anniversary

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UEFA names new venue for Champions League final

The Champions League final between Chelsea and Manchester City on 29 May will take place in Portugal with 6,000…

Africa needs diaspora connectivity to drive digital transformation – Hughes

Nigeria and indeed Africa must urgently build its diaspora connectivity to drive digital transformation and ensure…