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Mobile Apps: A potential market for digital media consumption in Nigeria

Mobile Apps: A potential market for digital media consumption in Nigeria

Preparing for a mostly-mobile audience is becoming a huge part of the journalism business now.…

DHL strengthens Africa’s links with major economies

DHL strengthens Africa’s  links with major economies

Despite a challenging global economic environment, import and export trade volumes for DHL Express Sub…

Chicason Group’s A-Z Petroleum Secures $80m Afreximbank deal for Ghana expansion 

Chicason Group’s A-Z Petroleum Secures $80m Afreximbank deal for Ghana expansion 

The Chicason Group of companies using its A-Z Petroleum Limited has secured an African Export-Import…

Jonathan breaks ground on UniCem 2.5 mmt second line in Calabar

Jonathan breaks ground on UniCem 2.5 mmt second line in Calabar

President Goodluck Jonathan would today 2 September, perform the ground breaking ceremony of the Second Production…

Unified Payments pioneers National eID cards processing

Unified Payments pioneers National eID cards processing

I further demonstration of its leadership role in the e-payment industry, Unified Payments has announced its…

Sterling Bank bags PCIDSS recertification

Sterling Bank bags PCIDSS recertification

In recognition of its compliance with standard practice in cards management and having implemented all…

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BD Cartoons

“Did you tell him our men are going over to cameroun?” “Yes, I did.. He says they are only tactically man-overing!!”…

BD Cartoons

OPEC oil output hits one-year high in August on Nigeria

OPEC crude oil production increased to a one-year high in August, led by surging output in Nigeria, a Bloomberg survey showed. Production by the 12-member Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries rose by 891,000 barrels a day to 31.033 million, according to the survey of oil companies, producers and analysts. Last month’s total was revised 80,000…

OPEC oil output hits one-year high in August on Nigeria

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

Mobile Apps: A potential market for digital media consumption in Nigeria

Preparing for a mostly-mobile audience is becoming a huge part of the journalism business now. The world is rapidly moving towards a ubiquitous connectivity that will further change how and where people consume media. The days of desktop superiority are over. Mobile has rapidly risen to become the primary digital platform, with the total activity…

Mobile Apps: A potential market for digital media consumption in Nigeria

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Skye Shelter’s H1 profit up 6 percent

Skye Shelter’s H1 profit up 6 percent

Skye Shelter Fund (SSF) half year profit rose by 6 percent as the Nigerian real estate operator continues to unrelentingly seek newer opportunities in a country hit by housing deficits. For the first six months of the year, the company’s…

Hotel Spurt seen in Lagos (II):

Hotel Spurt seen in Lagos (II):

Entry of international hotel operators increases hotel valuations while lowering revenue metrics Lagos has emerged…

CIS reassures of commitment to reposition

CIS reassures of commitment to reposition

Albert Okumagba, the president, Chartered Institute of stockbrokers (CIS), has reiterated that the ongoing repositioning…

FCTA optimistic on Land Swap, targets N3.2trn through secondary investment

FCTA optimistic on Land Swap, targets N3.2trn through secondary investment

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it is hopeful of raking in N3.2 trillion…

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C & I leasing ‘take a girl student to work’ project

C & I leasing ‘take a girl student to work’ project

C&I Leasing Plc in partnership with the South African High Commission recently engaged ten female…

ICAN: Sustaining the accounting best practice

ICAN: Sustaining the accounting best practice

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) was established by Act of Parliament No.…

‘I am passionate about seeing other people learn and grow’

‘I am passionate about seeing other people learn and grow’

JUANITA BOUWER, Global CEO, Business School Netherlands, in this interview with KELECHI EWUZIE, highlights the…

The contrasting education fortunes of Ethiopia and Nigeria

The contrasting education fortunes of Ethiopia and Nigeria

The education experience of the 2000s for the two most populous countries of  sub-Saharan Africa could not have been more different. It was a lost decade for Nigeria in terms of educational development. Despite the optimism generated  by the restoration…