Category: News

expert says Multiple taxation cripples growth in insurance

At least, 14,000 farmers in Niger State have benefited from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) initiated Anchor Borrowers’ Programme within the last one year, with...

Reps approve N5m fine for illegally registered SIM cards

The House of Representatives has passed for a second reading a Bill seeking to compel corporate bodies to pay the sum N5 million penalty against the sale of illegally...

Doing business transcends profit making – LCCI

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged businesses to adopt high ethical standards to achieve profitability and a long-term presence in the global...

Sweden seeks increase in trade volume with Nigeria

Sweden is seeking opportunities that will increase the trade relations and volumes between it and Nigeria. Swedish Minister for European Union (EU) Affairs and Trade,...

Nigerians responsible for $9.3bn in global loss to cybercrime – CSEAN boss

Nigeria is responsible for at least $9.3 billion out of the total global loss to the rising cybercrime, according to the President, Cyber Security Experts Association of...

Google puts expansion of fiber optic network on hold

Alphabet, the parent of internet giant Google, on Tuesday announced it was halting the rollout of its Google Fiber — 1 Gbps fiber optic wireless service, in some...

Naira further depreciates against Dollar

The naira tumbled to N470 against the United States dollar on Wednesday, down from N455 on Tuesday as fresh dollar shortage hit the official and parallel foreign...

Why Nigerians should embrace cooking gas – Doowe Gas co-founder

With the increasing price of kerosene and with the campaign against deforestation gaining more momentum across the cross, Nigerians have been advised to embrace the use...

NLNG faces hurdles on $15bn Train 7 investments

The Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) yesterday declared that funding for its $15 billion Train 7 investments faces imminent impediment from threats to its...

FG vows to recover N12bn agric loan from farmers

The Federal Government is making plans to recover over N12 billion owed the Bank of Agriculture (BoA) by farmers. This is part of efforts to revive and recapitalise the...