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Oxford Foundry partners with FMDQ Private Markets to accelerate Nigeria’s startup ecosystem
23-07-2021 | 10:57:00
Oxford Foundry and FMDQ Private Markets, a subsidiary of FMDQ Holdings Nigeria, have launched a global partnership to accelerate the growth of Nigeria’s startup ecosystem.
Medical Credit Fund unveils new digital financing for healthcare SMEs in Africa
21-07-2021 | 12:08:00
Medical Credit Fund (MCF), the not-for-profit fund for financing small and medium-sized (SMEs) healthcare companies in Africa, announced the disbursement of its first loan within MCF2.
AfriGlobal Insurance Brokers launches AfriCover247 to revolutionize insurance service in Nigeria
21-07-2021 | 11:17:33
Nigerian-based AfriGlobal Insurance Brokers launched AfriCover247, a round-the-clock digital insurance transaction platform that will assist businesses, individuals and technology providers access and redistribute insurance products with ease.
Grifols to set up intravenous (IV) solutions manufacturing plant in Nigeria
21-07-2021 | 10:59:00
Grifols, a global producer of plasma-derived medicines and provider of technologies and services for hospitals, clinics and compounding centers, announced it will establish an intravenous (IV) solutions production plant in Nigeria.
Cyberattacks in Africa comparable to other parts of the globe, says Kaspersky
21-07-2021 | 08:31:00
In a world where cybercrime remains rife and is only fuelled by aspects like the pandemic, there is never a moment one should not consider the implications of a cyberattack, warn Kaspersky researchers.
Verimatrix, Renmore Partners collaborate to offer scalability and affordability for digital TV switchover in Nigeria
20-07-2021 | 11:17:00
Verimatrix, the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, announced that Renmore Partners selected Verimatrix’s conditional access technology to offer Nigerians cost-effective at-home entertainment.
[Nigeria] AfDB, IFAD, others boost agriculture with $800m
20-07-2021 | 11:10:00
The Bank of Industry, African Development Bank, International Fund for Agricultural Development and Islamic Development Bank have okayed $800million to reduce poverty, end hunger and increase resilience to climate change in rural communities around Nigeria.
Nigerian GTBank named Africa's best bank in the 2021 Euromoney's Awards for Excellence
19-07-2021 | 10:18:09
Not the biggest but the most profitable, that’ the strategy of Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) and it’s one that it is clearly achieving among its banking competitors in its home country Nigeria and also across Africa.
Decklar announces Share Purchase Agreement to participate in Asaramatoru Oil Field in OML 11, Nigeria
16-07-2021 | 09:27:00
Decklar Resources announced the completion of a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) to purchase all of the issued and outstanding ordinary shares of Purion Energy Nigeria.
Guaranty Trust Holding Company lists on Nigerian Exchange
15-07-2021 | 09:43:00
Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc (GTCO Plc) has commemorated the listing of its shares on Nigerian Exchange (NGX) with a Closing Gong Ceremony.
Nanox partners with Eileeno Pharma to deploy medical imaging services in Nigeria
15-07-2021 | 09:32:55
NanoX Imaging Limited, an innovative medical imaging company, has entered the West African market, signing an exclusive distribution deal with EiLEENO Pharma to deploy Nanox's medical imaging services in Nigeria.
VOXOX partners with GTS Africa to deploy its Cloud Phone product in Cameroon and France
15-07-2021 | 08:23:00
VOXOX, a 5G-enabled AI cloud communications company announced a strategic partnership with GTS Africa, a French value added communications network operator doing business in Cameroon and Nigeria.
IFAD launches new financing programme to boost private funding of rural businesses and small-scale farmers
14-07-2021 | 16:03:50
Rural businesses will get a boost from new financing programme launched by the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), as part of its broader efforts to address rising hunger and poverty levels in the world’s poorest countries.
Nigerian fintech startup Lidya raises $8.3m pre-Series B funding round
14-07-2021 | 15:40:00
Nigerian fintech and lending startup Lidya announced the completion of its $8.3 million pre-Series B funding round. Alitheia Capital led the investment through its uMunthu Fund.
[Nigeria] Dangote Cement acquires 2,000 trucks for distribution of products
14-07-2021 | 12:42:41
These assets would meet the expected increase in demand for transportation of cement to every part of the country and create employment for over 4,000 people in Nigeria.
Kenyan startup Marketforce appoints Ore Omolaja as Country Manager, Head of Business for Nigeria
14-07-2021 | 10:36:00
Marketforce, the Kenyan-based B2B platform for retail distribution of consumer goods and digital financial services in Africa, announced the appointment of Ore Omolaja as the Nigeria Country Manager and Head of Business, effective 15th July 2021.
Nigeria leads mobile app market growth for Africa, according to AppsFlyer & Google Report
14-07-2021 | 09:41:00
Leading global marketing measurement, AppsFlyer, has launched a report with Google that reveals a booming African mobile app market, propelled by a growing fintech space.
IFC appoints Kalim Shah as Senior Country Manager for Nigeria
13-07-2021 | 08:12:44
To support the long-term, inclusive growth of Nigeria's private sector, IFC has appointed Kalim M. Shah as its Senior Country Manager for Nigeria.
M-KOPA Expands to Nigeria, Appoints Babajide Duroshola as New Country General Manager
12-07-2021 | 11:23:00
Connected asset financing platform M-KOPA, has officially expanded to Nigeria. To lead the Nigeria team, M-KOPA has named Babajide Duroshola as the new General Manager.
Consumer appetite for digital payments takes off in Nigeria, Mastercard payments index
09-07-2021 | 09:31:54
The Mastercard New Payments Index shows 96% of Nigerian consumers will consider using at least one emerging payment method, such as cryptocurrency, biometrics, contactless, or QR code, in the next year.
AfDB scoping study identifies opportunities for private sector participation in Africa’s climate agenda
09-07-2021 | 08:15:00
A recently published African Development Bank scoping study on implementing NDCs in Africa recommends that development financial institutions and other investors focus on high-impact, high-growth potential start-ups that can drive climate-related innovation.
Global money transfer provider Small World expands payout network across Nigeria
08-07-2021 | 12:39:37
International money transfer provider Small World Financial Services has announced that customers in Nigeria can now receive money in minutes across an even larger bank network than before, with more than 2800 pay out locations, as to well as to their bank account.
[Nigeria] NGX receives approval for seven derivatives contracts from Securities and Exchange Commission
08-07-2021 | 10:49:16
The Nigerian Exchange Limited, NGX, announced it has received approval for seven derivatives contracts from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Nigeria's Daystar Power secures $20m facility from IFC
08-07-2021 | 10:31:00
Daystar Power, a provider of hybrid solar power solutions to businesses in West Africa, announced the closing of a $20 million facility from International Finance Corporation (IFC).
[Nigeria] NCDMB, NEXIM Bank launch S$40 million fund for women in oil sector
08-07-2021 | 09:50:26
Qualified women entrepreneurs in the Nigerian Oil and Gas industry can now benefit from the $40 million Women in Oil and Gas Intervention Fund deployed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and Nexim Nigerian Export-Import Bank.
Irish FinTech Pipit Global partners with Cellulant to power low-cost remittances in Africa
08-07-2021 | 09:30:11
Pipit Global has announced that in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mali, Senegal, and Ghana, consumers can now avail of transactions through the pipit platform at lower rates than ever before.
AfDB approves $50m loan to FCMB to bolster women-empowered businesses in Nigeria
08-07-2021 | 09:05:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB), approved a loan of $50 million to Nigeria’s First City Monument Bank (FCMB) to channel to local enterprises and women-empowered businesses.
IFC’s TechEmerge partners with logistics startup Kobo360 to pilot sustainable cooling innovations in Nigeria
08-07-2021 | 08:55:00
Eleven global innovators have been selected to partner with 15 leading Nigerian companies to pilot cost-effective, climate-smart technologies to strengthen the country's temperature-controlled logistics supply chain.
[Column] Titilayo Adewumi: Cybercrime is an existential threat to West Africa's economic growth
07-07-2021 | 10:31:20
While organisations across West Africa work to recover from the economic impact of the pandemic, the global cybercrime industry is going into overdrive.
Opera launches Hype, an in-browser chat service for Opera Mini users, in Nigeria
07-07-2021 | 08:37:17
With the introduction of Hype, Opera is redefining the concept of mobile browsers, providing users with a personalized, engaging browsing experience that enables seamless chatting, surfing and sharing – without compromising speed or driving increased data consumption.
Opera launches interest-based social Clubs in its fast growing chat service Hype
06-07-2021 | 13:58:39
Opera is launching Hype Clubs, public and interest-based group chats in Hype, the new chat service built into the Opera Mini web browser. Hype is currently available and quickly gaining popularity in Kenya, South Africa, Ghana, Zambia, Nigeria and other English-speaking African countries.
Nigerian fintech startup TeamApt secures Series B funding
05-07-2021 | 11:58:18
Nigerian fintech startup TeamApt has closed its Series B fundraising round, as it looks to expand its financial services beyond Nigeria.
[Nigeria] Parliament approves long-delayed oil and gas bill
05-07-2021 | 10:31:00
Nigeria's oil sector reform bill, expected since 2008, was finally passed by parliament on Thursday, a historic moment for Africa's top oil producer.
AKILIMO digital platform improves potato yields in Rwanda
05-07-2021 | 09:53:00
CIP, RAB, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and the One Acre Fund have partnered to support and launch a digital platform called AKILIMO that helps farmers and extension workers develop tailored fertilizer recommendations. 
African projects among 30 new AI for Social Good projects to be supported by Google
02-07-2021 | 09:58:35
Working in partnership with Google.org and Google’s University Relations program, Google is sharing 30 new projects that will receive funding and support as part of their AI for Social Good program including those from Sub-Saharan Africa countries.
MDaaS Global raises $2.3 million to launch digital health solution and expand across Nigeria
01-07-2021 | 11:23:00
With this funding, the company is launching ‘SentinelX’, a digital health membership that champions preventive, personalized, and continuous care using proprietary technology.
Nigerian Exchange rebrands market indices
30-06-2021 | 11:40:35
Nigerian Exchange Limited, NGX, has announced the rebranding of all its existing indices by changing the prefix from NSE to NGX as it leverages on the new brand identity of the Exchange.
Social media adoption helps small and medium-sized businesses power Africa’s economic growth, report
30-06-2021 | 08:51:00
A study conducted by Genesis Analytics in eight African countries - Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, the DRC, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Mauritius, and Kenya - reveals that social media platforms help accelerate economic growth and opportunity across the continent.
Shelf Drilling awarded contract for Baltic jack-up rig offshore Nigeria
30-06-2021 | 08:45:00
Shelf Drilling has secured a contract for the Baltic jack-up rig with Total E&P Nigeria for operations offshore Nigeria.
Carbon partners with Visa to enable payments across Africa
30-06-2021 | 08:18:00
Carbon, the Pan-African fintech company providing access to basic financial services for Africans, announced a strategic five-year partnership with Visa, to offer both digital and physical issuance of Visa cards to its customers.
Africa Oil receives seventh dividend from Prime Oil and Gas
29-06-2021 | 10:31:23
Africa Oil Corp announced it has received its seventh dividend from Prime Oil and Gas Cooperatief UA ("Prime"). The Company also announced significant increase in the Egina oil field production, offshore Nigeria.
Consortium of AIIM, Adenia and IFC acquire majority stake in Eastcastle Infrastructure
29-06-2021 | 10:07:00
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), Adenia Partners and IFC have partnered to invest a total of $130 million to support Eastcastle Infrastructure (Eastcastle), a company specializing in Africa’s telecoms tower sector.
8,000 women and young Nigerians to benefit from RecyclePoints’ partnership with the Mastercard Foundation
28-06-2021 | 10:42:00
RecyclePoints and the Mastercard Foundation announced a partnership to enable more than 8,000 women and young people to access work opportunities aimed at tackling the challenges associated with waste pollution and unemployment in underserved communities in Nigeria.
NCDMB, NNPC invest in N10.5bn brass petroleum products terminal in Nigeria
25-06-2021 | 14:21:00
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and ZED Energy signed shareholders agreement on the construction of Brass Petroleum Products Terminal.
[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: MTN is investing $1.5 billion to expand broadband access across Nigeria
24-06-2021 | 15:13:00
MTN announced plans to invest 640 billion naira, approximately US$1.5 billion, over the next three years to expand broadband access across the continent’s most populous country.
[Nigeria] NCDMB, NEXIM Bank sign deal on $30 million working capital fund for oil firms
24-06-2021 | 11:44:00
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and Nexim Nigerian Export-Import Bank have signed a memorandum of understanding on the administration of $30 million Working Capital Fund for oil and gas service companies.
San Leon conditionally acquires further interest and option in New Nigerian Oil Export System
24-06-2021 | 08:32:57
San Leon announced a conditional investment of $2 million as well as an option to conditionally invest a further $6.5 million in the equity of Energy Link Infrastructure, the company which owns the Alternative Crude Oil Evacuation System project.
[Nigeria] Dangote Cement announces issuance of N50 billion bonds
23-06-2021 | 09:56:46
Under its new NGN300 billion Multi-Instrument Issuance Programme, Africa’s largest cement producer, Dangote Cement Plc has announced the successful issuance of 50 billion Series 1 Fixed Rate Senior Unsecured Bonds.
[Nigeria] Qatar Airways to operate double daily flights to Lagos
23-06-2021 | 09:47:41
In response to high demand, Qatar Airways has increased its service to Nigeria’s financial centre, Lagos, to two daily flights starting from 1 July 2021.
MTN to invest $1.5 billion to expand broadband access across Nigeria
22-06-2021 | 12:14:46
MTN Nigeria plans to invest 640 billion naira, approximately US$1.5 billion, over the next three years to expand broadband access across the continent’s most populous country
FSD Africa Investments invests $4.5 million to support the scale up of off-grid energy access in African markets
22-06-2021 | 12:08:05
FSD Africa Investments (FSDAi), the investing arm of FSD Africa, has invested $4.5 million in Nithio FI, a renewable energy financing intermediary focused on the Pay as You Go (PAYG) off-grid solar sector, to provide reliable and sustainable renewable energy solutions for households and small businesses in Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda.
Danish dairy co-operative Arla Foods to build dairy farm in Nigeria to support local milk production
18-06-2021 | 11:29:29
Danish Farmer owned dairy co-operative Arla Foods will build a commercial dairy farm in Northern Nigeria where it will also train and support up to 1,000 local dairy farmers.
Decklar Resources announces progress in preparation for Oza-1 well re-entry in Nigeria
18-06-2021 | 08:35:16
Decklar Resources announced it has made significant progress in preparation for the Oza-1 well re-entry with the arrival of the drilling rig, camp, and all associated equipment at the site.
Department of Petroleum Resources to establish micro gas distribution centers across Nigeria
18-06-2021 | 08:34:01
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has set up a programme to establish micro Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) distribution centres across the 774 local government areas in the country.
IAA expands global market alliance network in Nigeria
16-06-2021 | 14:55:00
IAA, Inc., the global digital marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers, announced a strategic market alliance in Nigeria with Boacon Autos.
[Nigeria] NCC begins review of telecoms license structure
16-06-2021 | 12:48:54
In demonstration of its responsiveness to global trends and the dynamics in the Information and Communications Technology ecosystem, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has initiated the process for the review of existing licensing structure in the Nigerian telecommunications industry.
Nigerian health tech startup Helium Health launches in the Kenyan market
14-06-2021 | 09:16:00
Helium Health, the largest Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Hospital Management Information (HMI) Systems provider in West Africa has announced the launch of its full suite of products and services in Kenya.
[Nigeria] NCC concludes cost-based study on international termination rate determination
11-06-2021 | 09:32:48
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has concluded the process for determining the cost-based price of Mobile International Termination Rate (ITR) to ensure healthy competition on traffic handling.
[Nigeria] NGX lists Nova Merchant Bank’s N10Bn Bond
11-06-2021 | 09:20:00
The Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX), announced the listing of Nova Merchant Bank Plc’s N10billion Bond.
[Nigeria] NCDMB approves four firms for supply of Barites in oil and gas operations
10-06-2021 | 15:42:45
The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has approved four firms for the supply of Barites required for any drilling project or contract in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.
[Nigeria] Oilserv embraces SAP solution to boost efficiency
10-06-2021 | 08:35:20
Oilserv, a provider of integrated engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) services in the oil and gas sector, chose SAP S/4HANA for a step change in productivity and accelerated business performance.
Nigerian Exchange Limited lists Nova Merchant Bank’s N10 billion bond
09-06-2021 | 15:22:00
The bond listed is the NOVAMBL Investments SPV Plc N10billion Series I, 7-year 12percent subordinate unsecured fixed rate bond due 2027 under the company’s N50billion Bond Issuance Programme.
Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa are top drivers of eCommerce volumes in Sub-Saharan Africa, Visa research
09-06-2021 | 15:20:48
A recent Visa report has shown that the top market contributors to eCommerce in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the last 3 years were South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya, with Ghana also showing growth, having replaced Kenya in the top three contributors in 2020.
[Nigeria] Government “indefinitely suspends” Twitter‘s operations
07-06-2021 | 06:23:00
Nigeria “indefinitely suspended” Twitter‘s operations in the country on Friday last week after the company deleted President Buhari’s tweet.
Nigeria agritech startup Thrive Agric targets 50,000 farmers with new project
04-06-2021 | 08:43:00
A natural partner for the Trade Hub, Thrive Agric has already helped over 140,000 farmers in Nigeria increase their capacities to meet supply, quality, and food safety standards required by domestic and export markets.
[Column] Victoria Epelle: The retail value chain and its ongoing counterfeit battle
03-06-2021 | 12:47:00
Counterfeit products have a presence across major industries in Nigeria. The impact of having these counterfeit products for manufacturers range from dwindling sales and failed customer loyalty schemes.
Afreximbank unveils African Medical Centre of Excellence in Abuja Nigeria
03-06-2021 | 11:15:47
It will provide world-class care to both low and high-income patient groups across the continent.
E-Logistics startup Lori Systems appoints Uche Ogboi as its new CEO
03-06-2021 | 06:56:00
Lori Systems, Africa's e-logistics platform has announced the appointment of Uche Ogboi as its new Chief Executive Officer.
[Nigeria] Local oil firms Shafa, A.A. Rano and Matrix receive marginal oil field license
02-06-2021 | 08:17:53
The award came a year after 2020 marginal field bid round began with 591 companies applying to win 57 oil fields on offer. The oil fields are located onshore, swamps and offshore.
Nigeria stands to earn $700 million annually from Sugar Backward Integration
02-06-2021 | 08:10:32
Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has urged government to faithfully follow through with the Backward Integration Policy in the sugar industry as the nation stands to rake in foreign exchange up to $700millon yearly from Sugar production self-sufficiency.
[Interview] Victoria Epelle, Fondatrice, Market Forward, Nigéria
01-06-2021 | 22:47:00
Victoria Epelle a fondé Market Forward il y a environ un an et la société a exécuté des projets à la fois locaux et internationaux et se fait un nom dans le domaine du conseil et de la gestion de projet.
Shell unveils cassava processing company in Nigeria
01-06-2021 | 11:35:28
Shell says the company will support the economy and earning power of the Rivers State and its people from the cassava value chain while utilising leading technology to process and create more added value from the household crop.
[Nigeria] Releaf, OnePipe partnership targets 2,000 farmers with digital financial services
01-06-2021 | 09:40:00
Over 65 percent of Nigerians are outside the financial services envelope, with millions unbanked or under-banked. The combination of COVID-19 disruptions and the widening digital divide in the rural and underserved areas has threatened the attainment of financial inclusion targets in Nigeria.
GE Healthcare appoints George Uduku as General Manager of West Africa
01-06-2021 | 09:34:33
General Electric has announced the appointment of Dr. George Uduku, a Nigerian national, as the General Manager for West Africa
Afreximbank and NEXIM announce $750,000 grant to improve Nigeria’s inland waterways operations
01-06-2021 | 09:28:36
Afreximbank provided a grant of $350,000 to supplement the $450,000 made available by NEXIM, thus completing the financing of the barthymetric survey and hydrograhic and hydrological studies of the lower Niger-Benue river.
[Nigeria] Terragon's Customer Data Platform verified as RealCDP
01-06-2021 | 09:27:14
Africa’s data and marketing technology company, Terragon, has been listed as a verified Customer Data Platform (CDP) company by the CDP institute, having met the institute’s specific criteria for qualification as a RealCDP.
[Interview] Victoria Epelle, Founder, Market Forward, Nigeria
01-06-2021 | 09:24:00
Victoria Epelle founded Market Forward about a year ago and the company has executed projects both local and international and is making a name for itself in the field of Consulting and Project Management.
[Nigeria] NCC restates commitment to digital empowerment for young women, girls
31-05-2021 | 09:45:14
Aside the sensitization campaigns held in Abuja, the NCC held similar events, in its zonal offices, across the country in furtherance of its commitment to promote the empowerment of young women through ICT.
Nigeria expects first oil from new marginal fields by 2022
28-05-2021 | 12:14:11
The Federal Government has said it is expecting most of the marginal fields, which investors bid for in the recently concluded bid round, will achieve first oil starting from next year.
Decklar Resources announces progress on Oza-1 well re-entry in Nigeria
28-05-2021 | 10:41:00
Decklar Resources announced that the company continues to make considerable progress on Nigeria's Oza-1 well re-entry with the camp and all associated infrastructure fully installed and operational.
MTN Nigeria partners with LaLiga to offer sports content to customers
28-05-2021 | 08:53:52
A highlight of the partnership, which also grants MTN the right to use LaLiga’s brand name in Nigeria, is the launch of “LaLiga Trivia Nigeria,” a digital content platform that provides MTN customers with the league’s exclusive news
Local app gives real-time advice to smallholder farmers in West Africa
27-05-2021 | 11:00:54
Rural Farmers Hub provides agricultural services to under-served smallholder farmers in Nigeria, some West African countries, and Namibia via its core product, Capture™
[Nigeria] NCDMB targets $3.7 billion investments in commercial partnerships
27-05-2021 | 09:02:20
Other investments include the development of 5,000 metric tons LPG Storage and loading terminal facility by Triansel Gas Limited in Koko, Delta State and construction of Energy Park.
[Nigeria] Inflow partners with Mono to transform personal finance management
26-05-2021 | 10:36:25
Inflow is built to be a personal finance management app with a clear difference; making it possible and seamless for people to view and manage their finances from just one app, in real-time.
Nigerian Exchange Limited lists CardinalStone’s debut N5 billion bond
26-05-2021 | 09:36:47
Nigerian Exchange Limited hosted CardinalStone Partners Limited to a digital Closing Gong Ceremony to commemorate the listing of CardinalStone Financing SPV Plc’s debut N5bn, 5-Year Series 1 bonds.
Blockchain-as-a-Service provider Domineum announces partnership with nChain and BSV blockchain
26-05-2021 | 09:16:18
Domineum, a London-based software development firm announced that it has entered into a partnership arrangement with nChain, a provider of data integrity solutions built by their in-house blockchain experts.
[Column] Hany Fekry: A seismic fundamental shift is underway in Nigeria's digital banking sector
24-05-2021 | 13:45:00
Many in the payments industry have been predicting so for years. That digital payments are inevitable for the future.
Flutterwave Partners with Amole to Facilitate Remittances into Ethiopia
24-05-2021 | 10:51:00
Fintech firm Flutterwave has partnered with Ethiopia’s mobile Digital Wallet platform, Amole, to facilitate money transfer into Ethiopia
[Nigeria] Starsight Energy deploys 950kW system for Big Cola Plant
24-05-2021 | 09:08:00
Starsight Energy, the leading African Commercial and Industrial solar power provider, is delighted to announce the completion of a 950kW solar system for the Big Bottling Company plant in Ogun State, Nigeria.
GIZ–GIAE and IITA target job creation and increased maize and cassava productivity in Nigeria
24-05-2021 | 08:35:33
IITA will be implementing the new project in four states—Kaduna and Kano for maize and Ogun and Oyo for the cassava value chain.
DPR urges Africa to harness oil, gas reserves for development
24-05-2021 | 08:27:16
Nigeria recognises the reality of energy transition and is committed to accelerated development of its petroleum resources through the emplacement of appropriate legal framework.
Government approves seven Ministerial Regulations on Nigerian oil content
21-05-2021 | 09:56:37
Seven Nigerian Content Ministerial Regulations have been approved and gazetted, making them subsidiary legislations that can be implemented by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board.
Marriott hotels debuts in Nigeria with opening of Lagos Marriott hotel Ikeja
20-05-2021 | 23:38:50
Lagos Marriott Hotel Ikeja brings sophisticated spaces, enriching experiences and thoughtful service to the vibrant Nigerian city of Lagos.
Mastercard launches SME Dining Series to support small businesses in Nigeria
20-05-2021 | 15:57:56
The initiative calls on people who have an appreciation of local good food, to join Mastercard in supporting small businesses, local restaurants and community livelihoods in Abuja and Lagos.
KBR awarded contract to support development of Nigeria’s first ever Floating LNG facility
20-05-2021 | 12:28:15
Global science, technology and engineering solutions company KBR, Inc. has announced it will be supporting the development of Nigeria's first ever Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility.
KBR awarded contract to support Nigeria's future energy ambitions
20-05-2021 | 12:26:00
KBR announced it will be supporting the development of Nigeria's first ever Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility, enabling economic growth and sustainability of the country's future energy supplies.
[Nigeria] ADM Energy completes sale of shares in Superdielectrics
20-05-2021 | 08:41:00
ADM Energy PLC has announced that it has completed the sale of 188,778 shares in Superdielectrics Ltd for a total consideration of £849,501, a profit of £656,003.55 on ADM's original investment.
Polaris Bank Nigeria launches digital bank
20-05-2021 | 07:03:00
In his welcome address the Chairman of the Bank, M.K Ahmad (OON) disclosed that the corporate goal of Polaris is to offer customers and non-customers of the Bank, a 24-hour seamless service using VULTe.
Afreximbank begins construction of Africa Quality Assurance Centre in Nigeria
19-05-2021 | 13:14:17
The Centre will be a facility with the capacity to offer testing, certification, inspection, and training services covering agricultural products.
Mondia expands African reach in partnership with MTN Nigeria
19-05-2021 | 13:00:00
Mondia, a private m-commerce company dedicated to connecting, digitalizing and monetizing mobile consumers, has announced the launch of Getmo Games, a new gaming service for MTN Nigeria subscribers.