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Traders see $100 oil as OPEC rebuffs Trump

September 24, 2018     12:16 pm
Major oil trading houses around the world are predicting the return of $100 crude for the first time since 2014 as price surged close to $81 a barrel ...
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Oil surges past $80 as OPEC rebuffs Trump

The price of oil surged back above $80 a barrel in early morning trading Monday after a meeting of OPEC and non-cartel members ended without any pledg ...
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Inside the Rise and Fall of Skye Bank

How Nigeria’s eight largest lender, Skye bank, went from acquirer to acquiree in the space of three years, having bought Mainstreet bank in 2015 and ...
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How MTN sanction is shaking Nigeria’s investment community

In the major investment centres around the world, the $8.1 billion sanction on South African phone giant MTN, the country’s biggest non-oil fore ...


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Olu Fasan

Trade policy for Nigeria? Focus on exports, not imports

Obadiah Mailafia

Covenant for a New Nigeria

Chris Akor

Governance by alternative facts

M.A. Johnson

What does Nigeria need? Investment or tax



Financial Inclusion

West Africa’s biggest mall have access restricted

Shoppers coming from Epe, on the Lekki-Epe Express Road, and hoping to access the Novare Lekki Mall, said to be West Africa’s largest retail mall, n ...

The new scramble for business in Africa

A Turkish company is generating part of Ghana’s power supply. Another one just this month finished a flashy new terminal at the country’s internat ...

Eni, UNDP to promote sustainable energy in Nigeria, others

Energy major, Eni SpA and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are joining forces to improve access to sustainable energy and help achieve ...

FCTA partners DHQ Garrison, others on security

Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has pledged to work with the Defence Headquarters, DHQ Garrison and other security agencies in the cap ...

FG says drilling machines to assist geo-data collection

The Federal Government on Monday said the purchase of two core drilling machines at N360 million is to assist it in the collection of geological data, ...

Osun rerun: APC uncovers vote buying plans by PDP

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC says the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has perfected plans of vote buying at the Saturday sc ...

Big data and machine learning won’t save us from another financial crisis

Ten years after the financial crisis, stock markets are regularly reaching new highs and volatility levels new lows. The financial industry has enthus ...

Re-evaluating incremental innovation

A decade ago Insead marketing professor, Marcel Corstjens, was consulting with employees at a multinational consumer packaged goods company about ways ...

Why we are investing in Nigeria — GE

The General Electricity (GE) has explained why it is investing in the Nigerian economy despite the misgivings because of the emerging middle class and ...

FG to ‘foreclose’ licences of gas flaring companies by 2020

Federal Government would be taking tougher measures to stamp out gas flaring in the country by 2020 as Emmanuel Ibeh Kachikwu, the Minister of State f ...

Oil majors agree to only deal with suppliers that respect human rights

Some of the world’s leading oil companies BP, Equinor, Shell and Total have signed a pact that will ensure they work with suppliers who respect huma ...

TCN moves to tackle tripping of Jos-G‎ombe transmission lines

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has asked consumers to be patient regarding the tripping of the Jos-Gombe 330kv transmission line, which con ...

The Bridge S2E2: Challenges faced by SMEs and the role of FCMB

Small and Medium Enterprises are very essential to the sustenance of Economies of the world  and Africa is no different. They have created new fronti ...

AIICO, NEM have highest ROE among listed peers

AIICO Insurance Plc, and N.E.M Insurance Plc have utilized the resources of owners in generating higher profits than any other insurer listed on the N ...

Consumer goods firms’ debt-to-equity ratio in 7th quarters run

Consumer goods firms have cut their long term debt to equity ratio for the seven quarters running in the second quarter of (Q2) 2018, from an all-time ...


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EXPLAINER Is China capturing Africa with debt

EXPLAINER: Is China capturing Africa with debt?

There was outrage during the week ending September 07, when Zambia, the landlocked southern African nation allegedly lost ownership of...

Explainer: What you need to know about the shared agent project

Recently, specifically in March this year, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in collaboration with the Bankers Committee established the...

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Explainer : How Angola’s reform will make its oil sector attractive again

With oil production of 1.4mpd still below its heights of 2016, industry experts will be hoping Angola’s oil reform under...


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Life & Arts

Positioning Nigerian MSMEs for global competitiveness through standardisation

Wikipedia defines standardisation as the process of implementing and developing technical standards based on the consensus of different parties that...

Meet Ademiluyi Dorcas, brain behind Sisiadire Designs

Ademiluyi Moyosade Dorcas is the CEO of Sisiadire Designs, a Lagos-based fashion brand. Ademiluyi is a student currently studying Agricultural Economics...

Why I became an edupreneur

Adekanye Bamiyo is the proprietress of Glorious Light Academy in Ilorin, Kwara State.  Bamiyo is an architect with a passion...


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CAF Confederation Cup: Pinnick hails Enyimba, demands self-belief against Raja

Nigeria’s flagbearers, Enyimba Football Club must have unwavering self-belief when they take on Raja Casablanca of Morocco in the semi...

AITEO Cup group phase battles kick off in four centres

AITEO Cup group phase battles kick off in four centres

The battle for places in the quarter finals of this year’s AITEO Cup competition (men and women) will begin on...

Real Madrid to generate €150m revenue yearly from new stadium- Perez

Plans for Real Madrid’s new stadiu, Santiago Bernabéu have been discussed in greater detail by president Florentino Perez, who believes it...