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‘I started Yellow Pages with N65,000’

‘I started Yellow Pages with N65,000’

Femi Oloka is the chief executive officer of Monkmedia. In this chat with our correspondent, Olamide Bakare, he discusses his business journey and his aspiration. Doing business in Nigeria is…

Entrepreneurs urged to take advantage of micro-credit fund

Entrepreneurs urged to take advantage of micro-credit fund

A call has gone to entrepreneurs to take advantage of the Lagos State micro-credit fund to grow their businesses with a view to creating employment for the unemployed in the…

Optimum Exposures unveils LED billboard

Optimum Exposures unveils LED billboard

Optimum Exposures, a leading outdoor agency in Nigeria, has launched a new billboard with a view to distinguish itself from competition. Speaking on what informed the decision to invest on…

Lagos produces 11 finalists at Maltina Dance All audition

Lagos produces 11 finalists at Maltina Dance All audition

After an intense battle among contestants at the audition of Nigeria’ popular family dance show, Maltina Dance All (MDA) season eight held at the National Art Theatre, Iganmu, 11 of…

MRL storms Nigerian market with hair care products

McBride Research Labs (MRL), Inc., makers of leading hair care brand, Design Essentials, in conjunction with Compass Consulting and PTF Orchards, recently launched a range of products during a business…

Dangcem leads losers, as NSE Index down 0.64%

Dangcem leads losers, as NSE Index down 0.64%

By Bamidele Ogunwusi -  Lagos Building materials’ major, Dangote Cement, on Thursday led 33 others on the decliners’ table when it went down by 394 kobo to close trading at N230.00…

Mortgage financing: FG flags off 10,000 affordable homes

Mortgage financing: FG flags off 10,000 affordable homes

By David Agba  - Senior Correspondent, Abuja   Federal Government on Thursday flagged off the first 10,000 affordable mortgage homes scheme under the Nigerian Housing Finance Programme (NHFP). Addressing stakeholders that…

Skye Bank six months profit dips by 31.2 %

Skye Bank six months profit dips by 31.2 %

The net profit of Skye Bank Plc in the first six months of this year has dipped by 31.16 per cent to N5.81 billion compared with N8.44 billion achieved in…

Oando output hits 50,000bpd with ConocoPhillips assets acquisition

Oando output hits 50,000bpd with ConocoPhillips assets acquisition

By Obas Esiedesa  -  Senior Reporter, Abuja   Following its acquisition of $1.5billion upstream oil and gas assets of ConocoPhillips in Nigeria, Oando Energy Resources Incorporated (OER), a subsidiary of…

Don’t kill cement manufacturing, NLC tells FG

Don’t kill cement manufacturing, NLC tells FG

By Sylvester Enoghase  -  Senior Correspondent   The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday called on  the Federal Government not to concede to any policy adjustment  suggested by the Standard Organisation…

Stakeholders ask NCAA to compel domestic airlines to merge

By Abel Orukpe –  Correspondent, Lagos In a bid to ensure that domestic airlines in the country survive and compete in the global aviation market, aviation professionals have called on…

ZACCIMA expresses concern over N3b CBN loan

By Phillip Oladunjoye  -  Snr Correspondent Lagos   Zamfara Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ZACCIMA) has expressed fear over move by some members of the state House of…

‘Fast food industry recorded N230b turnover in 2013’

A Pan-African rating agency, Agusto & Co. report has said that the Nigerian fast food industry witnessed a spontaneous growth in 2013, grossing a total of N230 billion in turnovers…

ONEM hands over electricity meters to operators

By Obas Esiedesa –  Senior Reporter, Abuja   The Operator of the Nigerian Electricity Market (ONEM) on Thursday handed over the trading point energy meters across the country to generation,…

ABIMD bemoans annual loss of N300b to bitumen importation

The Association of Bitumen Marketers and Distribution of Nigeria (ABIMD) has said that Nigeria is losing over N300 billion annually to massive importation of bitumen into the country to the…

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