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Fashola rewards 50 staff

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Works and Housing (FMWH), on Tuesday, rewarded 50 most outstanding members of staff of the ministry for productivity and…

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Three tech startups provide solutions to Nigeria’s health, property, automotive problems

Honeywell Group‘s venture capital programme for African startups, Itanna, held its second acceleration programme where three innovative startups, Gerocare, E-Estate and SimbiBot showcased their solutions to problems in health, real estate, education and…

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Danish firm opens job windows for Nigerians

Nigeria is set to get support from Denmark as the Danish Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador Jesper Kamp disclosed his country’s commitment to creating job opportunities…

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AMCON possesses APC’s chieftain’s assets over N1 billion debt

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has taken over two properties owned by Ademola Seriki in Lagos and Abuja after the order of Hon. Justice Chuka…

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Trade Financing: AFDB agrees 3- year $250 million deal with ABSA

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has agreed a $250 million trade financing deal with ABSA, in its efforts to foster inter and intra Africa trade, and reduce…

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Ikpeazu presents N136.6 billion 2020 budget

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has presented the sum of N136.618 billion to the state’s House of Assembly as the Government’s 2020 budget. The budget is tagged…

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Increasing food prices might erase chances of CBN cutting interest rate

Given the recent inflation figures released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), chances that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will bow to pressure and cut…

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Former bankers who stole from Diamond Bank (Access Bank) get jail terms

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured jail terms for two former staff of Diamond Bank Plc which merged with Access Bank Plc earlier this…

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Gupta resigns as Chief Product Officer of Uber

The Chief Product Officer of Uber, Manik Gupta is stepping down from the company. The resignation would be effective from December 13, 2019. The Former Product Manager of…

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Like Gabon, Congo, Jumia shuts down operations in Cameroon

When Jumia Group opened its Cameroon subsidiary in 2014, it promised to make buying items easier for both residents and citizens. But little did it know that…

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Headline inflation jumps to 11.61% in October on border closure

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) disclosed that Nigeria’s consumer inflation rose by 36bps to 11.61% y/y in October, representing a 17-month high. The rise…

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16 cities to enjoy 4G Network soon – 9mobile boss

Enugu, Sokoto, Owerri, Eket and other 12 cities are expected to benefit from the launch of 9mobile’s 4G network in the next few months, according…

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Greater revenue collection and public spending efficiencies could fund governance in Africa – Mckinesy

Greater efficiency in revenue collection and public spending by governments of African countries could deliver between $85 billion and $125 billion per annum for Africa’s governance….

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FG to cut huge energy cost through gas commercialisation initiative

The realisation of the Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme (NGFCP) will an advantageous to the country. According to Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, the…

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Fear among tomato farmers as Dangote Farms suspends seedlings distribution

Tomato farmers in Kano have expressed their fear and dissatisfaction over the suspension of the distribution of hybrid tomato seedlings by Dangote Farms. According to the Chairman of…

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Nigeria Customs Service moves to reopen car marts shut over smuggled car sales

The Nigeria Customs Services (NCS) has finally moved to unseal the premises of the automobile dealers shut about two months ago for allegedly harbouring smuggled vehicles. This…

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Nkemdilim Uwaje appointed as Stanbic IBTC’s Non-Executive Director

Nkemdilim Cay Uwaje has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director for Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc. The Details: According to the notification issued by the company to the Nigerian…

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Nigerians react as some Chicken Republic outlets go ‘out of stock for chicken’

Chicken Republic is currently the butt of joke among Nigerians after some of its outlets reportedly told customers, including Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele, that the company…

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Gospel Singer Sinach Welcomes First Baby Five Years After Marriage

Gospel singer, Osinachi Joseph Kalu, popularly known as Sinach is now a mum. It was reported that Pastor Chris Oyakhilome happily broke the gladdening news…

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North West Steps Out With Parents Rocking A Nose Ring

Her dad Kanye West removed all the makeup from her bedroom. But the newly religious rapper clearly didn’t take away North’s jewelry – with the…

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