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INTELS provides computers, ICT training to less privileged

INTELS provides computers, ICT training to less privileged

INTELS Nigeria Limited, has again demonstrated its caring and compassionate side, as it has reached out to the less-privileged in the society. The beneficiaries of INTELS’ benevolence this time around were children of the Compassion Centre, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, ...

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Chamber tackles commercial risks in shipping

 Roles Of Ethics And Reputation In Ship Chartering

Advises government to mitigate risks To find solutions to the plethora of challenges affecting the shipping industry, the Nigeria Chamber of Shipping (NCS), gathered stakeholders from financial institutions, regulatory agencies, ship operators, owners, and administrators in a continuous three-day training, ...

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FG Finalizes Yaba Military Barracks’ Relocation For Standard Guage Construction.

FG Finalizes Yaba Military Barracks' Relocation For Standard Guage Construction.

Oyeniyi Iwakun As part of amelioration moves to  put to final rest the challenges hindering the smooth construction of the Lagos-Ibadan section of Lagos-Kano  standard guage railway project, the federal government announced on Tuesday resolutions to relocate the Yaba military ...

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Again, stakeholders warn FG, oil firms on crisis in Ogoni

Again, stakeholders warn FG, oil firms on crisis in Ogoni

• List conditions for trouble-free exploration • Official denies Shell’s plan to resume operations The Federal Government could ignite a crisis, if its planned resumption of oil exploration in Ogoniland goes ahead without the resolution of key issues.The warning by ...

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NASCON to grow tomato business through backward integration process

NASCON to grow tomato business through backward integration process

Shareholders’ laud firm’s 2017 performance To consolidate its performance and sustain growth trajectory in the next financial year, NASCON Allied Industries has assured shareholders that the firm would prioritise its tomato paste business through the adoption of backward integration process ...

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FG Will Resolve Power Distribution Troubles Before Year End, Fashola Assures

FG Will Resolve Power Distribution Troubles Before Year End, Fashola Assures

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said that the federal government was working out measures that would improve the distribution capacities of the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in Nigeria’s power sector, and should be ...

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Dangote Cement Lifts Market as Trading Resumes on Bullish Note

Dangote Cement’s N179 Billion Dividend Excites Shareholders

The stock market resumed on positive note on monday as the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index appreciated by 0.05 per cent to close at 41,233.42. Similarly, market capitalisation added N16.6 billion to close at N14.9 trillion. However, the activity ...

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Capital Flight: Nigeria, Others Lose N2.89tn to Foreign Insurers

Capital Flight: Nigeria, Others Lose N2.89tn to Foreign Insurers

Nigeria, Ghana and other regional insurance markets annually lose a whooping N2.89 trillion($8billion) to offshore insurance markets mainly in Europe and America, due to fragmented nature of African insurance markets. This, had resulted to the inability of firms in the ...

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FAAN Deploys E-Payment System At Airports Nationwide

FAAN Deploys E-Payment System At Airports Nationwide

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is concluding plans to go cashless at airports nationwide, with the use electronic payment system for transactions. The e-payment option is to enhance the ease of payment, create payment options, and improve ...

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NPA Boss Preaches Patriotism To Nigerian Youths

NPA Boss Preaches Patriotism To Nigerian Youths

The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman on Thursday last week, admonished Nigerian youths to be more patriotic and crave ideal desires needed to uplift the country, because the future of the country belongs to them. Hadiza ...

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FRSC Cautions Drivers Against Hazards Of Rainy Season

FRSC Cautions Drivers Against Hazards Of Rainy Season

With the heavy and incessant downpour of rain been witnessed in most parts of the country, along with the general drizzling effects of the rainy season and the need for cautions to be observed to avoid the accompanying hazards, the ...

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How Nigeria Can Survive On Blue Economy- Dr. Obatola

How Nigeria Can Survive On Blue Economy- Dr. Obatola

By Oyeniyi Iwakun and Patrick Imo Dr. Parcy Ochuko Obatola is the Director/Head, Fisheries Resources Department, Nigeria Institute for Oceanography and Marine research, Lagos. In this exclusive interview with MMS Plus, she discusses the prospects in blue economy and the ...

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PenCom to boost economy with micro-pension

PenCom to boost economy with micro-pension

The National Pension Commission (Pencom), has revealed plans to extend the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), to underserved sectors of the economy through the creation of a Micro Pension Scheme. Speaking at a workshop in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital,‎ ...

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Bountiful Bukola

Bountiful Bukola

Mrs. Nwaneri Olubukola is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Naija Pride Agribusiness Global Limited, a subsidiary of Best Foods Limited, Lagos. As an expert in agricultural value chain dealing in the business of agricultural produce off-taking from farms to ...

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Access Bank Empowers 500 Female SME Operators

Access Bank Empowers 500 Female SME Operators

Access Bank Plc has disclosed that its ‘W’ Academy, in partnership with the Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) of the Lagos Business School (LBS), recently organised a professional business capacity-building workshop for 500 female entrepreneurs in Port-Harcourt, Abuja and Lagos. These capacity ...

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Inflation Rate Seen Heading Towards Single-digit

Inflation Rate Seen Heading Towards Single-digit

Inflation rate in the country has been projected to drop further in April, thereby inching towards a single-digit rate. Analysts at FSDH Merchant Bank Limited stated this in a report. They anticipated that inflation rate (year-on-year) would drop to 12.43 per ...

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Blue Economy: Over $800 Million Expended On Fish Importation Annually

Blue Economy: Over $800 Million Expended On Fish Importation Annually

· Nigeria loses 50billion Naira to illegal fishing · CRFFN Avoids Litigations With New Electoral Guidelines  By Kenneth Jukpor & Oyeniyi Iwakun As Federal Government intensifies efforts to move the nation out of its mono-economic status, experts have revealed that Nigeria can ...

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BEARS: Aviation Union Kasala

BEARS: Aviation Union Kasala

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has grounded the operations of Kenya Airways over the sacking of about 20 Nigerian employees. NUATE’s General Secretary, Olayinka Abioye, on Thursday, last week said the union would not call off the ...

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Ease Of Doing Business: Reality or Farce?

Ease Of Doing Business: Reality or Farce?

The Federal Government has introduced several initiatives with a view to enhancing the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ at the ports by reducing the cost and simplifying the trade procedures. However, the developments at the ports show that the sector is ...

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Port Access Quagmire: PTML Sparks Feud With NPA, Freight Forwarders

Port Access Quagmire: PTML Sparks Feud With NPA, Freight Forwarders

· Why We Can’t Honour NPA Port Pass – PTML Gen. Manager By Kenneth Jukpor According to the Code of Practice on Security in Ports, a document from the Tripartite Meeting of Experts on Security, Safety and Health in Ports, ...

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