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[Nigeria] ACDI/VOCA launches Alliance Agriculture to create millionaire farmers
21-08-2017 | 14:37:00
ACDI/VOCA has launched Alliance Agriculture in Nigeria, a private-sector-led partnership to pilot an integrated network of input supply, buyers, and smallholder farmers around shared use irrigation schemes.
MainOne targets Ghana enterprises, SMBs with new data center colocation offering
21-08-2017 | 10:51:00
MainOne has launched a new colocation service, in addition to its connectivity solutions, to address the needs of businesses in Ghana seeking reduced IT infrastructure costs and improved efficiency via a shared services platform.
[Nigeria] NNPC, Presidential Committee to collaborate against oil theft
21-08-2017 | 10:42:00
NNPC has pledged support to the Presidential Committee on Harmonised Standard Operating Procedures on Arrest, Detention and Prosecution of Vessels and Persons in Nigeria’s Maritime Environment (HSOP) to tackle the menace of oil theft.
Off grid solar will transform business in Nigeria, Lumos
18-08-2017 | 14:17:27
Lumos, the people behind one of the fastest growing off-grid solar companies in Africa, have said that the mobile solar revolution will transform Nigeria’s small-business economy.
Nigeria’s oil production cost down 70.5% to $23/barrel
17-08-2017 | 11:45:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has driven down the cost of crude oil production from $78 dollars per barrel as at August 2015 to $23 per barrel representing 70.5 per cent reduction.
[Nigeria] 12 banks relieve 9Mobile of $1.2b debt
17-08-2017 | 10:45:00
The 12 banks involved in the $1.2 billion 9Mobile loan are setting aside a large part of the debt from their books ahead of the December 31 end-date for the fiscal year.
[Nigeria] Growth in investment securities income boosts GT Bank earnings for first half of 2017
16-08-2017 | 09:17:51
Guaranty Trust Bank plc. has released its audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2017 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.
[Nigeria] Skye Bank unveils SkyeXperience, a new digital solution
15-08-2017 | 12:09:00
Skye Bank, one of Nigeria's largest retail banks, over the weekend unveiled a new digital banking solution called Skyexperience.
[Nigeria] Erin Energy announces the spud of Oyo-9 Well
15-08-2017 | 11:32:42
Erin Energy Corporation today announced it has commenced drilling of the Oyo-9 well (Oyo-9). Oyo-9 is being drilled with the Pacific Bora sixth-generation drilling rig on the Oyo field offshore Nigeria.
[Nigeria] NNPC pledges support to FG’s aspiration to generate 10GW of electricity
15-08-2017 | 11:17:20
In its bid to support the Federal government’s aspiration to increase power generation to 10GW, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has unveiled plans to expand gas generation and distribution nationwide.
Lagos slumps as travel to Africa displays double-digit growth
15-08-2017 | 10:52:00
An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial declines in both domestic and international capacity, mainly because Arik Air is cutting 53% of its seats for the rest of 2017.
Dangote, GrowAfrica and Nigeria Agribusiness Group sign MoU for more investment in agriculture
14-08-2017 | 10:57:00
As part of efforts to boost private sector’s investment in agriculture, Dangote Group, GrowAfrica and Nigeria Agribusiness Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
[Nigeria] WAEC partners with NNPC in Quiz Competition
14-08-2017 | 09:48:38
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru, has expressed satisfaction over the innovation introduced in the conduct of the 2017 edition of the competition.
[Nigeria] Erin Energy announces second quarter 2017 results
10-08-2017 | 11:18:00
Erin Energy Corporation announces today financial and operational results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017.
Central Bank of Nigeria gives OFIs new BVN deadline
10-08-2017 | 09:15:00
The Central Bank of Nigeria has extended the deadline for registration into the Bank Verification Number project for Other Financial Institutions (OFIs) to December 31, 2017.
[Nigeria] Arik Air gets IATA Ground Operations Certificate
09-08-2017 | 11:23:00
Arik Air has become the latest African airline to be listed on the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Ground Operations Manual (IGOM) registry.
Nigerian Professional Football League Launches New Lottery with Highest Jackpot in Africa
09-08-2017 | 09:59:00
AfroMillionsLotto, a brand new lotto with a minimum jackpot close to a billion naira is to be launched in support of the Nigeria Professional Football League clubs by the League Management Company in partnership with British-based Ofertas365.
[Nigeria] Air Peace launches Lagos-Akure route August 11
08-08-2017 | 13:24:00
Air Peace is to launch its maiden flight to the Akure Airport on Friday August 11, 2017. The inaugural Lagos-Akure-Lagos flight will take off from the airline’s Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja.
India collaborates with Nigeria to accelerate ICT growth
08-08-2017 | 11:07:00
The governments of India and Nigeria are set to forge closer cooperation in a determined effort to accelerate growth in Information and Communications Technology with a view to boost both countries’ economies.
[Nigeria] NNPC to increase Federal Government revenue by $30b
08-08-2017 | 09:32:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has disclosed that the four major investments it recently embarked upon with key upstream joint venture partners are capable of providing incremental revenue to the national treasury by over $30 billion.
Ethiopian Airlines begins flights to Kaduna, Nigeria
07-08-2017 | 11:14:00
Ethiopian Airlines Group, a Star Alliance member, inaugurates its maiden flight to Kaduna, Nigeria at a reception held at Ethiopian main hub Addis Ababa Bole International Airport on August 1st, 2017.
Nigerian startup Flutterwave gets over $10m boost from Greycroft Partners and Green Visor
07-08-2017 | 10:57:00
Nigerian owned and San Francisco based payment startup Flutterwave has announced it secured over USD10 million from Greycroft Partners and Green Visor.
[Nigeria] NNPC, Shell, Chevron sign agreements to boost FG revenue by $16b
07-08-2017 | 09:48:00
Two sets of alternative financing agreements on Joint Venture projects to boost reserves and production in line with government’s aspiration were executed in London on Monday between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Chevron and Shell.
Future Energy Nigeria set to unveil new power sector recovery program in Lagos
04-08-2017 | 13:15:00
The rebranded Future Energy Nigeria will return to Lagos in November and will focus on the bold turnaround plan of the Nigerian government.
Nigeria to extend gas pipeline to Cote d’ Ivoire
03-08-2017 | 11:01:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has said the West African Gas Pipeline would be extended from Ghana to Cote d’ Ivoire as part of the Federal Government West African energy integration policy.
Erin Energy announces the arrival of rig to Oyo Field, Nigeria
03-08-2017 | 10:29:00
Erin Energy Corporation has announced the arrival of the Pacific Bora drilling rig to the Oyo field offshore Nigeria. Erin Energy plans to use Pacific Bora to drill the Oyo-9 well (Oyo-9) on the Oyo field in deepwater offshore Nigeria.
Nigeria Technical Cooperation Fund celebrates first ten-year life cycle
03-08-2017 | 10:01:00
The Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa of Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the African Development Bank celebrated the completion of the first life cycle of the Nigeria Technical Co-operation Fund in a ceremony in Abuja on 1 August.
[Startup Interview] Nena Okeke, Founder, Tai-tas Insperasa, Nigeria
02-08-2017 | 14:13:00
Nena Okeke is synonymous with resilience and diversity. Having set up her startup in 2008, it took her six years to see it finally up and running.
Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, adopts 3 word addresses
02-08-2017 | 14:07:00
Nigeria’s postal service, NIPOST, has adopted the innovative global addressing system what3words becoming the seventh country globally and third in Africa.
[Nigeria] Erin Energy announces arrival of rig to Oyo Field expected to double its production
02-08-2017 | 12:05:00
The highly efficient sixth generation drilling rig Pacific Bora meant to carry operation at the Oyo field offshore Nigeria has arrived in the area according to Erin Energy Corporation.
[Column] Ehiedu Iweriebor: Nigerian Economic Recovery through Industrialization and Diversification by Public and Private Sector Synergy
01-08-2017 | 11:14:00
The current economic crisis and recession in Nigeria has brought to the fore what is already known: that the existent Nigerian national economy is not organized for internal self-propulsion and autonomous economic and business activities.
Oando Nigeria announces YTD June 2017 results, posts N4.6b profit-after-tax
01-08-2017 | 10:33:00
Oando PLC, the Nigerian indigenous energy group listed on both the Nigerian and Johannesburg Stock Exchange, today announced unaudited results for the six months period ended 30 June, 2017.
The Nigeria Government appeals to Dangote to complete refinery before 2019
01-08-2017 | 10:01:00
The Federal Government has said it relies heavily on the Dangote refinery to fulfill its promise to Nigerians to end fuel importation by December 2019.
Mahindra and Springfield Agro Limited launch farm to folk initiative in Nigeria
31-07-2017 | 13:47:00
Springfield Agro Limited, in partnership with Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the US $19 billion Mahindra Group have announced its collaboration with Katsina State Government, and launched the FarmTo-Folk initiative.
[Nigeria] Dangote Cement records 12.6% Sales volume increase across Africa
31-07-2017 | 12:08:00
Dangote Cement, Africa’s largest cement producer, has announced its unaudited results for the six months ended 30th June 2017, posting a 12.6 percent increase in sales volume across Africa.
[Interview] Michael O’Brien-Onyeka, Senior VP, Conservation International Organization, Kenya
31-07-2017 | 11:19:00
British-Nigerian Michael O’Brien-Onyeka is Senior Vice President, Africa, of Conservation International, a non-governmental conservation and sustainable development organization.
FirstBank’s Financial Literacy Program berths in Eastern Nigeria
31-07-2017 | 09:33:00
First Bank of Nigeria has expanded its Financial Literacy program to the Eastern part of the country with the launch of its Financial Literacy program for Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State, under the auspices of the FirstBank FutureFirst Program.
Google to grant South African and Nigerian Startups $2.5m
31-07-2017 | 09:24:00
Google has announced that initial grants of $2.5m will be given to the nonprofit arms of African startups Gidi Mobile and Siyavula, both of which provide free access to learning for 400,000 low-income students in Nigeria and South Africa.
[Nigeria] Total partners with Blackbit on distribution of solar home solution
31-07-2017 | 08:51:00
Total Nigeria Plc and Blackbit Limited signed a Solar Home Solution distribution agreement. This Solar Product distribution partnership is aimed at facilitating seamless nationwide access to Solar energy products.
Indorama unveils $1.5 billion fertilizer plant in Nigeria
28-07-2017 | 13:47:54
Acting Nigerian President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated a giant world-class fertilizer plant, built by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited at a cost of $1.5 billion.
Western Lotto brings international lottery brands to Nigerian market
28-07-2017 | 08:58:37
With the support of a UK firm, entertainment and gaming company Western Lotto Nigeria Limited entered the Nigerian market July 10 with five international lottery games and pledged to change the landscape of gaming in the country.
[Nigeria] Union Bank unveils innovations on its digital banking platforms
27-07-2017 | 11:18:26
Union Bank unveiled a plethora of digital banking solutions at an interactive media event on Wednesday 26th July, 2017 at the Heritage Place, Ikoyi, Lagos.
Nigerian stocks hit new two-year highs, led by banking sector
27-07-2017 | 10:30:00
Nigeria's benchmark index hit new two-year highs on Tuesday, led by banking shares after the central bank said it was committed to opening up the local currency market to investors.
[Nigeria] DH2i signs strategic reseller agreement with IGWET Consulting
27-07-2017 | 08:52:00
DH2i, the leading provider of Microsoft Windows Server applications management, has entered into a strategic reseller agreement with one of Nigeria's premier IT services and solutions firms, IGWET Consulting.
Guinness Nigeria presents details of the N40 billion rights issue to shareholders
27-07-2017 | 08:33:00
Nigeria details Guinness Nigeria Plc has presented a detailed breakdown of its plans to raise N39,700,688,598 by way of rights issue to its existing shareholders.
Nigeria Senate reviewing NHIS Act for affordable, quality healthcare
25-07-2017 | 15:07:00
The chairman, Senate committee on Health Sen. Lanre Tejuoso says the Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to make healthcare delivery affordable in the country.
OPEC moves to cap Nigerian oil output, boost compliance
25-07-2017 | 14:39:00
OPEC moved on Monday to cap Nigerian oil output and called on several members to boost compliance with production cuts to help clear excessive global stocks and support flagging prices.
[Startup Interview] Damian Avar, Founder, DoctorsHub, Nigeria
25-07-2017 | 13:11:00
Damian Avar is a medical doctor, social entrepreneur and health business consultant. He founded DoctorsHub Nigeria, a digital-based, simplfied platform to access medical consultation for Nigerians.
Uber amps up security in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya
25-07-2017 | 11:13:00
After the successful implementation of an intelligent new safety feature was introduced to Uber driver-partners in South Africa early this year, the company has announced that the same feature will be implemented in other markets in Africa.
[Nigeria] GE Partners LASTVEB to train students in advanced manufacturing
24-07-2017 | 12:28:00
GE, the world’s Digital Industrial Company has announced a skill development partnership programme involving its GE Lagos Garage.
BBM Messenger partners with Ariiyatickets to offer event tickets service to users in Nigeria
24-07-2017 | 10:21:46
Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has launched Event Tickets inside Discover with partner, Ariiyatickets.
[Nigeria] Daily Gas Supply to Power Plants Increases by 64%
24-07-2017 | 09:20:56
The average national daily gas supply to the nation’s power plants has risen by 64 per cent, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Financial and Operations Report for May 2017 released in Abuja has said.
[Startup Interview] Chika Uzor, Founder, GlamAfric, Nigeria
21-07-2017 | 08:52:00
Chika Uzor is the brains behind a Nigeria based entity keen on addressing the problems faced by women of colour face in makeup, beauty and wellness.
[Interview] Bako Ambianda, Chairman and CEO, Labacorp Group Limited, Cameroon
20-07-2017 | 16:00:00
Labacorp Group has built a name and legacy in key economic sectors spanning real estate, agribusiness, manufacturing and construction among others. It oversees the activities of nine wholly owned-majority owned operating member companies
Nigeria to rake in $1.2bn from commercialising drone services
20-07-2017 | 11:16:00
The Federal Government has concluded plans to put a policy in place for the regulation of use of drones for commercial purposes.
[Startup Interview] Lola Ekugo, Founder, Transthat, Nigeria
20-07-2017 | 11:11:00
Lola Ekugo runs an online business that connects travelers and people in Nigeria who want to buy items abroad or transport documents from abroad.
[Nigeria] NNPC collaborates with US based Halliburton for oil search in Inland Basins
20-07-2017 | 10:43:00
A new vista has been added to the ongoing search for commercial hydrocarbon in the inland sedimentary basins by the Research and Development Division of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in collaboration with US based Halliburton.
Afreximbank, Kings College Hospital enter agreement with Health Ministry for Healthcare Centre of Excellence in Nigeria
20-07-2017 | 08:12:59
The African Export-Import Bank, Kings College Hospital, London, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health have entered into an MOU to collaborate in developing a centre of excellence for healthcare in Nigeria.
Etisalat Nigeria rebrands, now 9Mobile
18-07-2017 | 13:16:00
The embattled Etisalat Nigeria on Thursday rallied to move away from the shadows of its troubles by taking a new brand name.
Emergency goat distribution to restore livelihoods in North East Nigeria
18-07-2017 | 10:31:00
To strengthen resilience of communities from the loss of livestock assets, Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, has distributed 3600 goats to improve household nutrition and rebuild livelihood of vulnerable communities
[Nigeria] Aero Contractors partners with UK's AJW on aircraft maintenance
18-07-2017 | 10:20:00
AJW Group has signed an agreement with Aero Contractors, the Nigerian-based airline, to assist in the restructuring and upgrading of their MRO support services.
[Nigeria] Uber partners Germaine Auto Center to service drivers' vehicles
17-07-2017 | 12:09:00
Uber on Friday sealed pact with Germaine Auto Centre - a Nigerian based auto service and maintenance company - to provide maintenance services to its driver partners.
[Nigeria] NNPC Refineries meet 60% of Domestic Kerosene Consumption
17-07-2017 | 10:31:18
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced that its three refineries in Port Harcourt, Warri and Kaduna now supply 60 per cent of Dual Purpose Kerosene (DPK), popularly known as kerosene, consumed in the country.
VAIDS is a golden opportunity for Nigerian companies to regularise their tax affairs - Sage West Africa
17-07-2017 | 10:18:11
Nigerian companies and entrepreneurs that don’t have their tax affairs in order should act now to take advantage of the government’s Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS).
[Nigeria] Prudential PLC acquires Zenith Life, enters partnership with Zenith Bank
14-07-2017 | 14:06:00
Prudential plc, one of the oldest and most strongly capitalized life insurance companies in the world, has acquired a majority stake in Zenith Life of Nigeria and formed exclusive bancassurance partnerships with Zenith Bank in Nigeria and Ghana.
Aliko Dangote invests $4.6b in Nigeria Agriculture
13-07-2017 | 12:12:42
Dangote Group, controlled by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, plans to invest $3.8 billion in sugar and rice and $800 million in dairy production.
[Interview] Josh Okpata, Founder and CEO, Eazyhire, Nigeria
13-07-2017 | 12:07:00
Josh Okpata has built a unique business in Nigeria and Kenya, the first of its kind in Africa that allows peer to peer leasing for businesses and individuals.
Etihad Airways increases frequency to Egypt and Nigeria
13-07-2017 | 11:46:00
Etihad Airways is adding year-round flights between its Abu Dhabi hub and both Cairo and Lagos later this year, to cater for growing demand to and from the United Arab Emirates.
[Nigeria] GTBank remodels Yaba Library
13-07-2017 | 10:22:00
Guaranty Trust Bank has transformed the old Herbert Macaulay Library, Yaba, into a state of the art learning and recreation facility.
Case IH enters Nigerian tractor market through partnership with Dizengoff
13-07-2017 | 09:28:00
Case IH has entered the Nigerian market by unveiling tractors that will be sold and serviced by its exclusive distributor and after-sales service supplier, Dizengoff Nigeria.
Senate approves NYSC for Nigeria Open University graduates
11-07-2017 | 11:09:52
The Senate of Nigeria has approved the National Youth Service Corps scheme for graduates of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
[Nigeria] Erin Energy Drilling and Production Update - Oyo-9 expected to increase production by 6-7bpd
11-07-2017 | 10:26:00
Erin Energy Corporation provided an update today on its drilling operations that are expected to double production for the Company and also updated its plans for drilling one of its prime exploration prospects.
French Development Agency Committed to Nigeria’s Growth, says Ambassador
10-07-2017 | 08:15:00
The French Development Agency (AFD) has committed over one billion euros in Nigeria, the French Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Denys Gauer, has said.
[Nigeria] 3timpex delivers superior trade consulting training through launch of mobile app
10-07-2017 | 08:14:40
The import-export industry has gradually developed over the years. This is due to the diversification of most government from oil as the core revenue generating methods for the nation to non-oil income.
BON Hotels sign 12th hotel in Nigeria
10-07-2017 | 06:45:00
BON Hotels announced the signing of its 12th hotel in Nigeria, further increasing the company’s presence and footprint in West Africa and making the group the largest hotel management company in Nigeria, with additional opportunities still in play.
Ethiopian Airlines set to fly to Kaduna Nigeria
07-07-2017 | 08:01:30
Ethiopia national carrier Ethiopian Airlines has finalized preparations to start scheduled thrice weekly services to Kaduna, Nigeria, as of August 1st, 2017.
MTN looks to bolster EBITDA in Nigeria, South Africa
06-07-2017 | 10:42:00
The MTN Group has appointed Dirk Karl to head up its procurement and supply chain management, effective from 1 November 2017.
[Nigeria] NNPC Secures $2Billion Discounts on Renegotiated Upstream Contracts
06-07-2017 | 09:07:26
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has secured $2billion discounts in the last one year from renegotiated Upstream contracts being executed by its various service providers.
Nigerian entrepreneurs graduate from GE Lagos Garage Training Program
06-07-2017 | 07:47:02
General Electric, the world’s premiere Digital Industrial Company has announced the graduation of the third batch of 28 young Nigerian entrepreneurs from its Lagos Garage.
[Nigeria] Citibank grants N500m loan to Accion Microfinance bank
05-07-2017 | 12:29:00
The Citibank has granted a N500 million loan to Accion Microfinance Bank as part of efforts to promote the development of the microfinance sector in Nigeria.
[Nigeria] NNPC’s intervention puts diesel price on steady decline nationwide
05-07-2017 | 10:03:00
The recent strategic intervention of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation which led to a 42 percent fall in the price of Automotive Gas Oil, popularly called diesel, has continued to sustain the downward price across the country.
Guinness Nigeria Plc undertakes $125 million rights issue
05-07-2017 | 08:02:02
Guinness Nigeria Plc has now received clearance of the issue documents from the Securities and Exchange Commission and approvals from the Nigerian Stock Exchange to list the new Guinness Nigeria shares on The Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Sage launches Sage One Payroll and Sage One Invoicing in Nigeria
04-07-2017 | 13:44:15
Sage, the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll & HR and payment systems, has announced that Sage One Payroll and Sage One Invoicing is available in Nigeria.
[Column] Tony Elumelu: Demystifying African Business Myths
03-07-2017 | 10:30:00
Though the story line on Africa has progressed – it is no longer about “saving” Africa, but how best to promote investments in Africa – there is still work to be done to tackle inaccurate information about Africa that persists in mainstream media.
Dangote Industries to get $1b Afreximbank Financing for Intra-African Trade
03-07-2017 | 10:12:28
The African Export-Import Bank has in Kigali signed agreements to provide financing facilities totaling $1.11 billion to support African entities engaged in intra-African trade.
Nigeria inches closer to 40 billion barrels oil reserve target
03-07-2017 | 08:26:09
The plan by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to grow the nation’s crude oil reserves to 40 billion barrels by the year 2020 received a major boost on Thursday with the execution of a tripartite agreement in Abuja.
ECOWAS should adopt a two-track approach to introduction of common currency - Former President Obasanjo
03-07-2017 | 08:05:00
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) should adopt a two-track approach to the introduction of a common currency, with countries that are ready being allowed to go ahead with implementation initially.
[Nigeria] GTBank remodels Herbert Macaulay Library
03-07-2017 | 07:45:42
Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has transformed the old Herbert Macaulay Library, Yaba into a state of the art learning and recreation facility.
Finland expresses readiness to build cyber security system in Nigeria
29-06-2017 | 12:25:29
Finland has expressed its readiness to construct a cyber-security system in Nigeria and establish new ICT services in the country.
Digital Banking holds the key to Financial Inclusion in Nigeria - Segun Agbaje
29-06-2017 | 11:09:00
Nigeria’s economy may be in a difficult period, but with digitalisation at the core of the national banking strategy, financial inclusion has been given room to grow.
Nigeria begins yam export to Europe
29-06-2017 | 09:35:00
The Federal Government of Nigeria has said that it would formally flag off the export of yam to Europe on Thursday.
France Pledges to Invest Over One Billion Euros in Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry
29-06-2017 | 08:13:00
The French Government has said that it has set aside about one billion euros to be invested in the Nigeria Oil and Gas industry, stating that Nigeria remains her first economic trading partner in Africa.
Y’ello Box connects Nigerians to electricity through mobile phones
27-06-2017 | 16:30:19
In a world first, Nigeria is pioneering a new solar electricity service and it is already transforming lives.
UBA Foundation launches Read Africa in Liberia
27-06-2017 | 12:18:23
United Bank for Africa's Foundation’s initiative, Read Africa, is visiting schools in African countries to encourage young children embrace the culture of reading.
Etisalat launches mobile data solution, BlazeOn, in Nigeria
26-06-2017 | 10:43:00
Comptel Corporation has announced that Etisalat Nigeria is launching its time-based mobile data solution BlazeOn, powered by Comptel’s FWD solution, in the Nigerian market.
South African Bankers commend Lagos Business School on International Executive Development Program
26-06-2017 | 09:50:00
South African Investment Bankers have lauded the Lagos Business School for hosting the International Executive Development Programme (IEDP) for the Banking Sector and Training Authority (BANKSETA).
[Nigeria] Netplus and and Mastercard deliver cashless online shopping payment solution
22-06-2017 | 14:21:36
The African e-commerce sector is plagued by cash, with the majority of payments still being made in cash at the point of delivery.
Indonesia to build refinery in Nigeria
22-06-2017 | 10:08:00
The Federal Government’s plan to attract investment in modular refineries as part of efforts to boost local refining capacity has started gaining momentum with an Indonesian firm, PT Intim Perkasa.
Bolloré Logistics Nigeria secures warehouse management contract with Unilever
21-06-2017 | 10:35:00
Bolloré Logistics Nigeria has been handling a warehouse management contract to run Unilever Nigeria Plc.’s 16,290 sqm warehouse since September 2016.
Nigeria Stock Exchange launches academy on capital markets
20-06-2017 | 12:07:06
The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has unveiled X-Academy, a knowledge-platform designed to provide education services to individuals for better understanding of various aspects of the capital markets.