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Stakeholders want data base for mineral titles established

Stakeholders want data base for mineral titles established

Stakeholders have urged the Federal Government to create a data base for registration of mineral…

Guinea Insurance post N62.5m loss as premium shrinks 42.88 percent

Guinea Insurance post N62.5m loss as premium shrinks 42.88 percent

Guinea Insurance Plc, a Nigerian insurer, recorded disappointing first quarter results with a loss of…

Oando posts 20% increase in oil production H1 2014

Oando posts 20% increase  in oil production H1 2014

Oando Energy Resources Inc. (OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production…

Continental Re strengthens local capacity for more expansion

Continental Re strengthens local capacity for more expansion

Continental Reinsurance plc has said it is evolving a programme that would strengthen local capacity…

Emefiele’s CBN agenda: The Nigerian content option

Emefiele’s CBN agenda: The Nigerian content option

At his maiden World Press Conference, the 11th Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, veteran…

South African banks slide to five-week low on downgrades

South African banks slide to five-week low on downgrades

South Africa’s banking index slid to a five-week low after Moody’s Investors Service cut the…

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  • Nigeria’s dwindling revenue profile
  • Palm Oil Production in 2012
  • How many banks does Nigeria need
  • HIV Infections among children
  • Oil Benchmark vs OPEC Adverage Price
  • Nigeria non-oil imports on the rise
  • BD speaks with Oyeneyin, CEO AutoGenius
  • BD speaks with Ahmed, DG CIIN
  • Nigeria Gas Flared and Cost Implication
  • BD interviews Obi, MD eTranzact Intl’ Plc
  • BD interviews Shagaya, CEO Konga.com
  • Emmanuel okoegwale of MobileMoneyAfrica
  • Niyi Ajao, ED Tech & Ops NIBSS
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“Gentlemen, In a short while the whistle will go off” “Somebody stop him”…

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OPEC oil output rises in July on fragile Libyan rebound

OPEC’s oil production rose in July from June, a Reuters survey found on Wednesday, as a fragile recovery in Libyan supply outweighed fighting in Iraq and reduced output from Angola. Despite the increase, unrest in Africa and the Middle East is still weighing on supply. That could hinder OPEC’s ability to boost output later in…

OPEC oil output rises in July on fragile Libyan rebound

Transformation unfolds for oil futures trader

In a business environment that is ever changing and in which many chief executive officers pick up their choice books on the much sought after topic, “Managing in a changing world”, Akin Akinfemiwa, the Group Chief Executive Officer of Forte Oil Plc, is a man who knows that he has his work cut out. This…

Transformation unfolds for oil futures trader

Kwara to float N23bn bond as states push for infrastructure

The Kwara State government is set to float a N23 billion bond as it pushes for further infrastructure development. Governor Ahmed Abdulfatah said information from the Nigerian capital market indicates that the market is excited and reinvigorated in their interest to subscribe to the Kwara State proposed bond. He expressed confidence that the new facility…

Kwara to float N23bn bond as states push for infrastructure

Globacom in renewed push to scale up mobile money service

Globacom, second national carrier, is in a renewed push to scale up mobile money services in Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, through the formation of a new partnership ecosystem, comprising of leading financial services companies, and a robust nationwide agent network. About three years after the launch of mobile money service in the country by Central Bank…

Globacom in renewed push to scale up mobile money service

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Nigerian mutual fund industry grows by 23.6 percent year-to-date

Nigerian mutual fund industry grows by 23.6 percent year-to-date

The Nigerian mutual fund industry has expanded 23.6 percent to N186.5 billion, going by the latest official asset size values released by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for August 2014. The expansion has come on the back of some…

Sterling Bank appoints new chairman

Sterling Bank appoints new chairman

Sterling Bank Plc has appointed Asue Ighodalo as the new chairman of its board of…

Kunoch acquires Diamond Bank stake from Actis, CDC Group

Kunoch acquires Diamond Bank stake from Actis, CDC Group

Kunoch Holdings has completed the purchase of a Diamond Bank Plc stake from Actis LLP…

Market Watch: capitalisation drop by N7 billion

Market Watch: capitalisation drop by N7 billion

Equity transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on Thursday on on a bearish…

Intelligence

‘Nigeria is in dire need of engineers’

‘Nigeria is in dire need of engineers’

Femi Akintunde, MD/CEO, Alpha Mead Facilities and Management Services Limited (AMFacilities), has observed that the…

The key to choosing the right career

The key to choosing the right career

Choosing a career path (or changing one) is, for most of us, a confusing and…

Qualities of an effective team player

Qualities of an effective team player

If you were choosing team members for a business team in your organization, who would…

Misplaced priority, undue distraction, laziness, top reasons for perennial mass failure in SSCE – students

Misplaced priority, undue distraction, laziness, top reasons for perennial mass failure in SSCE – students

The last may not have been heard of reactions to the recently released results of May/June Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations(SSCE) organised by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) that witnessed only 31.2 % (i.e.529, 425,000 out of 1,692,435,000 candidates)…