Category: Business

Diamond Bank Partners Rivers on Wealth Creation, Poverty Reduction

Diamond Bank Plc has partnered with the Rivers State government on wealth creation and poverty reduction summit 2013 with the theme ‘Developing an Effective...

MBGN turns Bayelsa into tourism hub

The 2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Pageant (MBGN)has confirmed Bayelsa State as the new tourism destination in Nigeria as it successfully hosted over 2,000 local...

LASG, FAAN Collaborate To Ease Traffic At Airport

The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has said that it would collaborate with the Lagos State Government to ease traffic on the axis in its effort to ease...

Dangote, Kogi Bond on Sugar Company to create 15,000 Jobs, Harps on IGR

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote on Thursday announced perthership with the Kogi state government on the establishment of a Sugar Company which will...

Gov Wada, Dangote Bond on Sugar Company to create 15,000 Jobs

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote on Thursday announced perthership with the Kogi state government on the establishment of a Sugar Company which will...

Nigerian farmers get cassava varieties to fight vitamin A deficiency

Farmers across the cassava planting belt in Nigeria, particularly those in rural households, have started receiving pro-vitamin A cassava varieties, as part of efforts...

Jonathan seeks stronger Nigeria-US Bi-national Commission

President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday called for the further strengthening of the Nigeria-US Bi-National Commission to make it a more productive platform for boosting...

Chinese Company to Deliver 4 International Airport airport terminals

Promising that the quality of work it will do in Nigeria will be of the highest international standard comparable to similar projects executed by the company in other...

Naira falls by 98K despite CBN’s U.S.$500 million

The Naira depreciated by 98 kobo at the interbank foreign exchange market and by one kobo at the official market in spite of $500 million sale by Central Bank of...

China, Nigeria sign 5 Cooperation Agreements

President, Goodluck Jonathan, and President Xi Jinping of China Wednesday presided over the signing of five agreements in Beijing to boost financial, trade, economic,...

Visa bond Nigeria: Britain reconsiders £3,000 Visa bond

British Prime Minister David Cameron has halted the controversial plan by his country to demand a £3,000 bond from each visa applicant from ‘high risk...

Nigeria tops in Africa for second year on FDI

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNTAD) yesterday ranked Nigeria Africa’s number one destination for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in...