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Channel funds to SMEs for growth – Dangote tells CBN

The President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has enjoined the Central Bank of Nigeria to channel more funds to the Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) for the...

FG to roll out inclusive pension scheme

The National Pension Commission, (PenCom), said that it has reached advanced stage of unveiling its Micro Pension (MP) project, an initiative that provides pension...

EU’s grant to Nigeria may top €1.5bn by 2020

Come 2020, Nigeria would have received €1.46 billion from the European Union (EU) in form of grants for critical projects in some key sectors of the economy starting...

Soldiers kill two Boko Haram insurgents in Borno shootout

Troops of 8 the Task Force Division of the Nigerian Army on Thursday intercepted a group of suspected Boko Haram insurgents allegedly on a mission to loot logistics...

MDAs have limited capacity to deliver PPPs – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the presence of Private Public Partnership in infrastructure delivery in the country was poor, with Ministries, Departments and...

How Metuh disbursed N400m for media project – witness

The seventh prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, has explained...

Lafarge seeks manufacturers’ adoption of sustainable waste mgt initiative

With most of the developed economies embracing Extended Producer Responsibilities (EPR) as a means of achieving a zero-waste society, Lafarge Africa Plc, has emphasized...

Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 from Nigeria

Dealers in Nigeria have returned several unsold Galaxy Note 7 phones and had their money refunded. However, the buyers of the sold phones have refused to return them to...

NCC restarts 2.6GHz spectrum licence auction

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has resuscitated the process for the licencing of the 2.6GHz spectrum band auction to telecommunications service providers...

Femi Falana challenges FG

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has challenged the Nigerian government to take the rejection of the $30 billon (N9.61 trillion) loan request by the Senate as a...