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Bosch to Create More Jobs

Bosch Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to creating more jobs for Nigerian youths to address the enormous challenges of youth unemployment. This was made...

Power minister inspects 49MW Calabar plants, urges states on investments

The Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman, has inspected two power plant projects of 49 megawatts (MW) capacity in Calabar as he called on...

Apapa: FG announces 72 hours road closure

The Federal Government on Friday appealed for cooperation of road users as the Mile 2 to Tin-Can Island section of the Apapa-Oshodi-Ojota-Oworonsoki Expressway project...

Obaseki signs N179.2b Appropriation Bill for Edo

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on Friday assented to the 2020 Appropriation Bill of N179.2 billion of the state. Speaking at the...

Quickraiz Bags Best Fundraising Management Award

Quickraiz has been recognised as the inaugural winner of the Best Fundraising Management Platform at the 2019 edition of Inclusive Finance Nigeria Conference and...

Mercedes-Benz Makes First Time Delivery of  200,000 Vehicles 

By Bennett  Oghifo Automaker Mercedes-Benz has said that for the first time, its global sales passed the mark of 200,000 units in a November. It said...

CFAO Embarks on HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign

By Bennett  Oghifo CFAO, a leader in specialised distribution of Mobility, Healthcare, Consumer goods, Technology and Energy with over 117 years of business existence in Nigeria,...

Marathon OPEC meeting breaks up without agreement

A meeting of the OPEC group of major oil-exporting countries broke up late Thursday without agreement on cutting production to head off pressure on...

NSE moves 197.04m shares worth N3.53bn in bearish trading

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday moved 197.04 million shares valued at N3.53 billion shares in 3,989 deals. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Star Lager Unveils New Look

Raheem Akingbolu and Sunday Okobi Leading beer brand, Star Lager Beer, has unveiled an all-new label and great taste. The beer brand has also announced...

FCMB Seeks Enhanced Synergy to Combat Financial Crimes

The Managing Director of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Mr. Adam Nuru, has called for vigilance and concerted efforts among stakeholders in the banking...

Umar Now CBN Director of Currency Operations

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) thursday announced the deployment of Mr. Ahmed Bello Umar, as the new Director, Currency Operations Department, with effect...

Sanwo-Olu Unveils N250m Seed Capital for Tech Start-Ups in Lagos

Segun James and Peter Uzoho Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has launched the Lagos State Science Research and Innovation Council (LASRIC), setting aside $687,000 (about N250 million)...

Hybrid, Safety, Style Headline All-New Corolla Sedan

By Bennett  Oghifo Toyota’s stylish all-new Corolla sedan offers a vast improvement in driving dynamics, performance, safety, refinement and features including the introduction of a new...

FG shuts Apapa-Tin Can road for 72 hours

Anna Okon and Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Federal Government will shut sections of the Apapa-Tin Can road from 12am on Saturday, December 7 (today), for palliative...

MR  Bigg’s Bags ‘Restaurant of the Year’ Award By

Omolabake Fasogbon Quick Service Restaurant, Mr Bigg’s, has  been  awarded ‘Restaurant of the Year’ by  the Change Nigeria News (CNN-Nigeria) in Kaduna, Kaduna State. According to CNN-Nigeria,  the company was...

Lacasera Tasks Artisans on Innovation

By Omolabake Fasogbon The La Casera Company has enjoined artisans and technicians in the country to embrace innovation to break through their professional barriers. Managing Director...

ACFE Harps on Collective Efforts to Fight Fraud 

By Omolabake Fasogbon The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), has  called on stakeholders in  both the public and private sectors to take the fight against corruption...

Workers’ entitlements: NUPENG, Nexen petroleum resolve rift

Anna Okon The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers says it has commenced negotiations with Nexen Petroleum Limited over unpaid entitlements of its...

FG files fresh suit against P&ID in UK, as firm kicks

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government said on Friday that it had filed new processes in English courts in its bid to upturn the award...

ECOWAS single currency not feasible in 2020 – Minister

Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The 2020 proposed date for the commencement of a single-currency regime for West Africa may not be realised as many countries...

NPA MD petitions IG over attack at NASS

Anna Okon The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman has petitioned the Inspector General of Police following an attack at the National Assembly on...

Lagos Chamber of Commerce knocks economic growth rate

At the backdrop of the recent Gross Domestic Products, GDP, reading of 2.3 percent for the third quarter 2019, The Lagos Chamber of Commerce...

PIRACY: NIMASA, Navy in rescue mission for 19 abducted seafarers

In the wake of the recent attack on a tanker vessel named, ‘Nave Constellation’, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has said...

T-bills: FG to pay investors N847.43m in Q1 2020

Feyisayo Popoola The Federal Government is scheduled to pay N847.43m to investors in the first quarter of 2020 as treasury bills mature. The Central Bank of...

Yuletide: DPR, PPPRA warn petroleum marketers over hoarding, overpricing

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA), yesterday, said it has intensified petroleum products monitoring and surveillance activities...

N-Power beneficiaries lament non-payment of stipends

For two months, beneficiaries of N-Power have not been paid stipends by the Federal government. Daily Trust Saturday takes a look at their plight...

REA commissions solar power for 3,000 people in Niger

The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) said it is commissioning a solar hybrid mini-grid power plant in Rokota Community of Niger State that will serve...

Pantami Directs NCC On Executive Orders In Awarding Telecom Contracts

LAGOS – The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to adhere strictly to the provisions...

Experts to x-ray Nigeria’s economic, equity outlook at invest 2020 summit

Investdata Consulting Ltd will on Saturday, December 7, 2019, hold its yearly edition of its summit where investors and analysts will review this year’s...