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FG votes N100b to assist states establish ranches

FG votes N100b to assist states establish ranches

By Chesa Chesa  / Abuja   The Federal Government intends to set aside N100 billion to assist states establish mini modern ranches across the country as part of efforts to check…

NSE Index down 0.04 per cent

NSE Index down 0.04 per cent

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  /  Correspondent, Lagos   After recording significant growth, the market which opened the week in a positive trajectory, skewed downwards as profit takers  offloaded in the wake…

Panic as fire breaks out at Lagos Airport

Panic as fire breaks out at Lagos Airport

• FAAN begins investigation By Abel Orukpe  -  Correspondent, Lagos   International passengers at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, were yesterday thrown into a state…

SON to shut down defaulting manufacturers over MANCAP

SON to shut down defaulting manufacturers over MANCAP

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Snr Correspondent Lagos   It may not be business as usual for many local manufacturers that fail to comply with the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme, MANCAP, instituted…

Nigeria committed to WTO, multilateral trading systems – Aganga

Nigeria committed to WTO, multilateral trading systems  – Aganga

By Phillip Oladunjoye  /  Senior Correspondent   The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Olusegun Aganga, has said that Nigeria was committed to the World Trade Organization and the…

Lawmakers stop N50b CBN contribution to `Sinking Fund’

Lawmakers stop N50b CBN contribution to `Sinking Fund’

The House of Representatives has stopped an amendment of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) Act. The Act proposed a yearly payment of N50 billion by the Central Bank…

Nigerians spend N796.4 billion annually to power generators

Nigerians spend N796.4 billion annually to power generators

By Francis Onoiribholo  / Bureau Chief Benin   Nigerians spend over N796.4 billion annually on fuel to power their electric generators to generate their own electricity due to epileptic power supply…

Why NAHCo was selected among best 50 brands

Brand Nigeria Journal has said that Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc (NAHCo) Aviance was selected as one of the best 50 companies in the country because of its market acceptability,…

LCCI lauds NTDC over domestic tourism drive

LCCI lauds NTDC over domestic tourism drive

By Bamidele Ogunwusi /  Correspondent, Lagos   The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has commended the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) under the leadership of Mrs. Sally Mbanefo…

Delta Air Lines forecasts revenue of $4b

Delta Air Lines has forecast pre-tax revenue in excess of $4 billion by the end of year 2014 and pre-tax income of $1.6 billion for the month of the September…

Indonesia targets $5b trade volume with Nigeria

Indonesia has planned the enhancement of trade with Nigeria, as it targets $5 billion  volume of trade with Nigeria within the next three years, GlobalPost, America’s world news site, quoted…

Cement firm secures $500m credit from China for Ogun plant

International Cement Company Limited (ICC), a new cement company, said it has secured $500 million credit facility from the EXIM Bank of China to finance a cement plant project in…

Cargo volumes, evacuation bottlenecks disincentive to investors at Lekki port

Troubling issues about evacuation bottlenecks that will discourage high cargo traffic may have dampened interest of investors in the Lekki Deep sea port project being executed under a public, private…

NCAA urged to stay policy on start-up aircraft

By Abel Orukpe  / Correspondent, Lagos   The President, Aviation Round Table (ART), Capt Dele Ore, has said that there is nothing wrong with the policy  in the Nigeria Civil Aviation…

Centre holds national summit on entrepeneurship, innovation

The African Centre for Business Development Strategy and Innovation has said that all is set for a successful hosting of the 2014 National Summit on Entrepreneurship and Innovation. According to…

Unending Calabar port channel dredging

When the Federal Government last Friday, flagged-off the dredging of Calabar channel, it was doing it for a record fifth time, without achieving result. But nobody has been prosecuted for…

Nweke tasks SON on one-stop-shop administrative process, procedures

Stories by Andrew Airahuobhor  /  Correspondent   The National President of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Dr. Eugene Nweke has urged the Standards Organisation of Nigeria…

FIIRO to create 250,000 jobs via techno-investment programme

Stories by Phillip Oladunjoye  /  Snr Correspondent Lagos   The Director-General of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO), Mrs. Gloria Elemo, has said that the Institute has the…

How far can Air Peace go?

How far can Air Peace go?

By Abel Orukpe  /  Correspondent, Lagos   The hope of airlines in Nigeria having larger fleet in future before commencing flight operations is beginning to take shape with the emergence…

NSC experienced to usher new port order – Bello

By Andrew Airahuobhor / Correspondent, Lagos   The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello has said that the Council has acquired substantial experience with which to usher…

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