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AfDB Harps on Technology to Optimise Farmers’ Output

AfDB Harps on Technology to Optimise Farmers’ Output

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina, has stressed the need to give farmers across the continent new technologies with the potential to transform agricultural production. Adesina said technology transfer was needed immediately, adding that evidence ...

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BOI Partners Fidelity Bank, Ford Foundation on Aba Leather Cluster

BoI Gets Re-Certification On ISO Compliance

Determined to promote Made–in–Nigeria products capable of meeting international standards for both export and local consumption, the Bank of Industry (BOI) has provided the sum of N400 million to be made available quarterly for the benefit of over 300 members of the Leather ...

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Embrace Life Insurance, Adeosun Tells Nigerians

BEARS: Adeosun - Sacked or Resigned?

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun has urged Nigerians to key into the various economic developmental initiatives of the federal government through adequate insurance planning in order to build strong financial plans for their future. The minister noted that life insurance holds ...

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SEC Extends Multiple Subscription Regularissation Deadline to December

SEC Extends Multiple Subscription Regularissation Deadline to December

The Acting   Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms. Mary Uduk last Friday urged   investors in the capital market that bought shares with different names to regularise their accounts in order to get benefits from their investments. ...

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NIMASA  Raises Alarm: How Eko Atlantic  Built Towers On Ship Wreck

NIMASA  Raises Alarm: How Eko Atlantic  Built Towers On Ship Wreck

* Dangote refinery  dredges in breach *PCC  seeks shorelines communities’ protection The Nigerian  Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA)  has raised concern over how some promoters and owners of projects in the country  flout environmental rules  in their course of project ...

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Half Year Transport Agencies Rating: How NAMA, AIB, NITT & NCAT Fared

Half Year Transport Agencies Rating: How NAMA, AIB, NITT & NCAT Fared

By Kenneth Jukpor Here is the last trench of the MMS Plus first half rating of transport agencies in the country based on their performance with regards to their core functions. This appraisal covers; Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Nigeria ...

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BULLS: A summit of Praises

Bulls: Beautiful Brutality

How time flies, you would say! It is already one year for the administration of Comrade Valentine Buraimoh, the Chairman, Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area. He staged an Economic Summit last week at the Golden Tulip Hotel, Festac Town, in commemoration ...

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How Changes In Global Crude Oil Market Would Rock Nigeria’s Economy -Chukwu

How Changes In Global Crude Oil Market Would Rock Nigeria’s Economy -Chukwu

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Johnson Chukwu is the Managing Director of Cowry Assets Management. In this interview with MMS Plus newspaper, he discusses the fiscal opportunities and challenges in Nigeria for the second half of the year; highlighting the effects ...

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Managing Deaths From Boat Mishaps

Managing Deaths From Boat Mishaps

“Better to be safe than sorry”– Samuel Lover While the negligence on the part of the Nigerian government and greed on the side of boat operators could be attributed as the reason for increased incidents of boat capsize, one can ...

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Hides And Skin Business And Export Opportunities For Nigeria

Hides And Skin Business And Export Opportunities For Nigeria

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plusnewspaper. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the shipping industry. This week’s edition focuses on the nitty-gritty of hides and skin business in Nigeria as well ...

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Bears: NAGAFF’s Analog DJ

KLT NAGAFF & Noisemaking

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) is a body renowned for innovation and efficiency but it hired the services of one of an extremely incompetent Disc Jockey at its recent outing last week. The DJ continued to ...

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NIMASA Partners NHF To Raise N100m To Fight Heart Diseases

NIMASA Partners NHF To Raise N100m To Fight Heart Diseases

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has partnered the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF) to create awareness for related heart diseases in Nigeria, even as the Foundation plans to raise a sum of One Hundred million Naira (N100m) to tackle ...

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Power Grid Collapse Persists, Drops Twice In Two Months

Poor Power Supply to Persist as Gas Shortage Lingers

Nigeria’s electricity grid is still witnessing system collapse as it recorded total failure twice in the last two months. Figures obtained by our correspondent from the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing in Abuja on Thursday showed that the ...

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$43m Debt: Shareholders Reject Sale Of 9Mobile

Danbatta: $100m Debts Delay Takeover of 9mobile

Shareholders of 9Mobile have cautioned the Central Bank of Nigeria, the Nigerian Communications Commission and others involved in an ongoing negotiation to sell the telecommunication firm not to proceed with the transaction in view of a pending case before the ...

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Customs Impounds Contraband Worth N500m In Owerri

Apapa Customs Records 343,471.80 Tonnes Of Export In 2018

…As Customs in Enugu intercepts live ammunition, illicit drugs The Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘C’, an anti smuggling arm of Nigerian Customs Service in Owerri has impounded contraband goods worth about N500 million. Deputy Controller of Customs and National Coordinator, ...

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NAGAFF Founder To Retire Happy With Six Members In CRFFN Council

NAGAFF Founder To Retire Happy With Six Members In CRFFN Council

By Michael Saka The Founder of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) Dr. Boniface Aniebonam is set to retire from leadership responsibilities at the association happily and fulfilled with six NAGAFF members on the Council for the ...

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Air Peace Boss Seeks Connectivity in Africa

Air Peace, Embraer Sign Spare Parts Supply Deal

The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema has said the airline is championing seamless air connectivity in Africa to drive the economic growth in the continent and ease the travel challenges of the people. Onyema spoke during ...

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NAGAFF Holds Media Parley

National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) organized a media parley on last week to celebrate the contribution of journalists to the growth of the association, even as NAGAFF paraded its newly elected members in the governing board of ...

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NCS, FOU Impounds N2bn Contraband Goods in Two Weeks

Apapa Customs Records 343,471.80 Tonnes Of Export In 2018

The Federal Operation Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A’ Ikeja of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted and impounded various contraband goods with Duty Paid Value(DPV) of N2.055 billion within two weeks. The Comptroller of the Command, Uba Mohammed ,who disclosed ...

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Nigeria Loses N3.6tn to Poor Agribusiness Export

Nigeria Loses N3.6tn to Poor Agribusiness Export

A recent report has indicated that Nigeria loses about N3.6 trillion to poor export opportunities and lack of storage facilities at the airports. The report stated that if the opportunity to exploit farm produce to meet international demand is fully ...

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