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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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How Buhari can lift Nigeria’s economy from the ditch

Nigeria's economy has been in a ditch in the last five years. Nigerians grew progressively poorer, as economic…

Power outage at Bonga oil terminal costs NNPC, partners $64m

Due to power outage, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its other major partners lost one million barrels of crude oil worth about $64million in Bonga terminal, Nigeria’s first deepwater export…

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…

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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

Oyinkansola Jinadu, Founder/CEO HD Pro Global LLC

Embarking on a quest to live a more fulfilling life, and not allowing challenges to put her down, Oyinkansola…

Nkechi Alade, Principal Business Consultant/Founder, Elvaridah

Nkechi Alade is the Principal Business Consultant at Elvaridah, which is a business development and consulting…

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…

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

How Bolt’s Drive4witech initiative is propelling gender inclusion in Africa

For young women, defining a clear career path is a critical aspect to self development, long term productivity and…

Nigeria’s DBN assigns triple “A” long term rating by GCR

The Development Bank of Nigeria ( DBN) has been assigned a triple-a (AAA) Long Term National Scale rating by the…

Africa shines this May as Boomerang launches ‘My African Stories series’

This year, just in time for Africa Month, Boomerang will launch My African Stories – a video series aimed at…

Nigeria beats peers to most PE, VC investments in healthcare

Nigeria’s health care sector attracted the highest private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) deals in the last…

Economy

How Buhari can lift Nigeria’s economy from the ditch

Nigeria's economy has been in a ditch in the last five years. Nigerians grew progressively poorer, as economic…

Inflation to hit 18.7% in April on insecurity, dollar shortage

Inflation hit the highest in more than four years in March 2021 at 18.17 percent and analysts expect a further…

Nigeria’s economy is stuck in a rut says Economist

Talk that everything is expensive fills the air at a market in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. Since…

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…

Energy

With 100% FG stake, new PIB does not promise a profitable NNPC

In the revised Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Federal Government will retain 100 shares of a newly created…

Power outage at Bonga oil terminal costs NNPC, partners $64m

Due to power outage, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its other major partners lost one…

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…

Politics

Insecurity: Buhari pledges renewed action against terrorists

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised renewed action against terrorists in the country, saying that his…

Benin Monarch backs judiciary workers, asks governors to grant financial…

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II has urged governors across the states to grant financial autonomy to the judiciary…

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…

Markets

Nigeria’s equities market sees positives close to holiday shortened week

Nigeria’s stock market ended the public holiday shortened week in green, rising by 0.75percent week-on-week (WoW).…

Naira opens with marginal depreciation as CBN removes official rate

The foreign exchange market opened on Friday after the two day holiday declared by the Federal Government, with…

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…

Technology

Binance trains over 100,000 young Africans on crypto trading, blockchain…

Barely one year after it was launched, the Binance Masterclass has reached over 100,000 people in different African…

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…

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Life and Culture

SARAH SANNI, the dynamic mural artist upgrading your space and streets

Sarah Sanni, a self-taught Artist, is the Creative Lead at CERA CERNI Murals. Arguably one of the most recognised…

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…

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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…

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…

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)

‘Army general buys 30 tickets’ I step out of the train knowing, without being told, that…

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Oyinkansola Jinadu, Founder/CEO HD Pro Global LLC

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Rohr names squad for Cameroon friendly

Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, has drawn up a provisional squad list of 31 players for Nigeria’s…

Lagos and the push for integrated transport system

In Lagos State, the first leg of the T.H.E.M.E.S development agenda of the Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration…

M36 unveils investment video series ‘The Journey to Wealth’

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Babban Gona, Mastercard Foundation partner to create jobs for 560,000 youths, women

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Cameroonian singer says open to collaborations with Nigerian stars

Cameroonian artiste Schengen Owner has revealed his readiness to collaborate with Nigerian artistes. The rising…

With 100% FG stake, new PIB does not promise a profitable NNPC

In the revised Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Federal Government will retain 100 shares of a newly created…