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Early investors stake claim on Nigeria’s off-grid electricity market

November 16, 2018     3:15 am
The first time people in Gbamu-Gbamu village, in Ijebu-East Central Local Council of Ogun state saw electric power was in February this year when a lo ...
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Oil price decline adds to unease over Nigeria’s economy

Crude oil prices have continued a 12 day free-fall, as fears of a supply glut mounts and oil producing countries including Nigeria are getting uneasy. ...
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Coca-Cola set to exercise 100% option to buy Chi Limited

Atlanta headquartered beverage giant Coca-Cola Plc. has concluded plans to exercise its 100 percent option of acquiring Chi Nigeria Limited, makers of ...
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Alleged corruption: Oshiomhole’s probe will be true test of Buhari’s anti-graft war – Saraki  

The last may be yet to be heard about the allegations of bribery levelled against the National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), ...


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Financial Inclusion

Igbo leaders told me to ignore Atiku’s purported adoption – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday dismissed the purported adoption of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, s ...

UPP adopts Buhari for 2019 presidential election

The United Progressive Party (UPP), on Friday said the party has formally adopted President Muhammadu Buhari as its Presidential candidate, ahead of t ...

Lawyers, others confident AfCFTA would be signed sooner than later

The Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL), Seni Adio, SAN has expressed optimism that the African Continental Fre ...

ICT labs donation to make students competitive globally – Lagos Tutor General

The donation of fully equipped information and communication technology (ICT) laboratories to four secondary schools in Lagos State has the potential ...

FG mulls N60b rice subsidy, N24b compensation for flood victims

The National Council on Food Security on Friday said Federal government has set aside the sum of N60b to subsidize rice production in Nigeria This is ...

Court says Buhari as Petroleum Minister has not violated the constitution

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja said President Muhammadu appointment as Petroleum Minister  has not violated the country’s constitution. ...

10 banks lost N10.5bn to fraud cases in one year says NDIC

Ten top deposit money banks lost a total of N10.5 billion to fraud and forgery incidences in 2017 according the annual report of the Nigeria Deposit I ...

NDIC report shows 4 banks technically insolvent with N1.57trn capital requirement

The number of deposit money banks that were technically insolvent rose to four with capital requirement of N1.57 trillion in 2017, as against three le ...

International Drinks Festival: Experts to tackle role of regulation, knowledge gap

In a bid to change perception and deepen consumers’ appreciation of the drinks market in Nigeria, experts at the upcoming International Drinks Festi ...

Huawei Launches PowerCube 1000 Advanced Diesel Hybrid Power Solution at AfricaCom

[Cape Town, South Africa, November 15, 2018] Huawei launches the PowerCube 1000 Advanced Diesel Hybrid Power solution at AfricaCom, which is another b ...

Respite as Presidency directs Julius Berger to hasten work on Ijora Bridge

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he has directed Julius Berger, the contractor handling the repair work on Ijora Bridge, outbound Apapa area of Lagos ...

Agra Innovate to showcase Nigeria’s agric potentials in 5th annual expo

This year’s Agra Innovate West Africa expo, which will host agribusiness leaders and stakeholders from within and outside Nigeria, has been schedule ...

FirstBank 57th Lagos Amateur Golf Open set to tee-off

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of the 57th edition of the Lagos Amateur Golf Open Championship. The 2018 edition is bille ...

Can AI help Nigeria reduce agricultural losses during flooding, nip disease outbreaks?

Technology adoption, particularly in Agriculture has often been slow in Nigeria, yet the potentials to make tremendous impact exists. The use of Artif ...

Team Banga emerges winner of Unilever Ideatrophy 7

After an interesting round of competition, Team Banga from Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) emerged winner of the seventh Unilever Niger ...


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Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

Explainer: Speed, ease, convenience are why many Nigerians are turning to mobile money

High investments in the technology mobile space, convenience, alongside confidence from mobile consumers are the reasons why mobile inter-scheme transfers...

Explainer: Here’s why the number of bank borrowers reduced in 3 years

High rate of unemployment, a fragile economy and Non-Performing Loans (NPLs) may be the reasons why the number of people...

Explainer How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Explainer: How direct primary could salvage Nigeria’s electoral system

Recently the National Executive Committee (NEC) of Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) adopted direct primary method to elect its...



Life & Arts

BHM becomes first Media, PR firm to adopt SAP’s innovative business management technology

In a bid to keep innovating and maintain its leadership position in the marketing communications industry in Nigeria, leading media...

How Quizac App is working to eliminate problems of retention among young students

Quizac, an educational app co-founded by a young Nigerian tech guru Tade Samson, was recently launched and has received a...

Love Starts On Fridays – Chapter Two

“Here is your new office,” Tony said, opening a door that protected an elaborated office and leaving Amanda bewildered. “You...



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Injuries, suspensions mean opportunities for other players, says Rohr

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has rues the injuries and suspension that has robbed him of four of his...

2019 AFCON Qualifier: Super Eagles vow to get three points against Bafana Bafana

Three –time African champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria flew into Johannesburg in the early hours of Friday with a...

Eagles coach Rohr eyes another ‘ticket with match to spare’

Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr is countenancing a second feat on-the-bounce of qualifying Nigeria’s Super Eagles for a major championship with...