Reps, NPA disagree on cause of revenue reduction at Ports

The House of Representatives Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways was on Thursday told why there is a continuous reduction in the influx of...

FG’ll improve ease of doing business, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his administration’s commitment to boosting business and investment opportunities by reviving train and railway services, building roads and improving...

JUST IN: Buhari returns Emefiele as CBN governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele for a second term in office. A letter for the...

FirstBank hits N1tr transactions via Firstmonie

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that its Firstmonie network has processed a cumulative transaction value of N1 trillion from its relaunch in...

MTN may list on NSE next week

MTN Nigeria may list shares in Nigeria Stock Exchnage (NSE) next week, two sources familiar with the matter said yesterday. Africa’s biggest carrier could go...

Investment: ICCN restates commitment to growth of arbitration

By Oluwafunke Ishola The International Chamber of Commerce Nigeria (ICCN), has reiterated its commitment to the growth of arbitration to attract investments to Nigeria and...

Trade by barter thrives after 63 years

By George Odok The Esuk Mba community market in Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River is still practising trade by barter as a means...

FCMB, SystemSpecs unveil payroll solution

First City Monument Bank (FCMB), has partnered SystemSpecs to introduce a payroll solution designed to meet the yearnings of thousands of its SME customers...

NNPC, Seplat partner to boost domestic gas supply

Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Seplat Petroleum Nigeria Limited partnership is expected to deliver daily 300millon standard cubic of gas per day to...

Minister: Apapa gridlock will end next year

The Minister of Transportation Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said the dreaded Apapa Ports, Lagos gridlock will end next year when the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge...

Nigeria endorses AfDB’s Agro-Industrial zones

Senior Nigerian government officials and key investors have endorsed the African Development Bank’s Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) initiative. They described it as a pathway...

Nigerian, UK firms sign £56m deal on e-ticket

By Temitope Ponle Two technology companies from Nigeria and UK have signed a £56 million agreement to provide card technology that would allow commuters to...

7 ships expected at Lagos ports – NPA

By Aisha Cole The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said seven ships carrying various products were expected at Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos between Tuesday...

Criticisms over Remita fees borne out of ignorance, says Obaro

The Chief Executive Officer of SystemSpecs, John  Obaro, at the weekend, attributed the criticisms that greeted the collection of fees by Remita, the software...

CBN to regulate FinTech

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) plans to establish a Collateral Management Regime (CMR) to regulate the activities of financial technology (FinTech) firms and...

Dangote investments excite Desalegn

Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has described as exceptional and enormous, the investment of Dangote, and insisted that African investors should emulate such...

Dangote Bemoans Low Funding Of Education By Nigerian Government

Aliko Dangote, Africa's richest man, has lamented the underfunding of education in Nigeria. While speaking at the 41st convocation of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU),...

kpa hits market in powder

Okpa, a popular food in the eastern part of Nigeria traditionally prepared in solid form with palm oil, has been put in powder form. Instead...

Access Bank reassures investors, pays N14.5b dividend

Access Bank Plc yesterday reassured its shareholders that its five-year strategic growth plan and benefits from its recent business combination will create higher returns...

Microfinancing: CBN re-commits to empowering women, others

By Racheal Ishaya The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has reiterated its commitment to the economic empowerment of micro-entrepreneurs including women through microfinance institutions. The CBN...
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