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Politicisation of 42.5 cement grade will create monopoly, says CANMPSSA

The Chemical and Non-Metallic Products Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (CANMPSSA) has called on the Federal Government not to concede to the ongoing campaign against the use of 32.5 grade…

SMEDAN, UNDP train women coop, target CBN’s N22Ob fund

SMEDAN, UNDP train women coop, target CBN’s N22Ob fund

By Chibuzor Emejor  / Correspondent, Abuja   The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have concluded the second phase of their economic…

Ebola: RwandAir bans passengers from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Ebola: RwandAir bans passengers from Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

•  To restrict passengers with temperature 37.5 degrees By Abel Orukpe / Correspondent, Lagos   As part of efforts to stop the spread of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease, (EVD) into…

Blue-chips losses drag NSE Index down 0.32%

Blue-chips losses drag NSE Index down 0.32%

By Bamidele Ogunwusi  /  Correspondent, Lagos   After closing on a positive note at the weekend, trading on the floor of the Nigerian stock market yesterday closed on the negative…

Chevron, ExxonMobil to jointly develop Nsiko, Uge oil fields

Chevron, ExxonMobil to jointly develop Nsiko, Uge oil fields

By Anayo Korie  / Ag Energy Editor   There is a  strong indication that Chevron Nigeria and ExxonMobil  would jointly  develop Nsiko and deep water oil blocks  in Nigeria’s continental oil…

Fidelity Bank partners Sokoto on IGR collection

Fidelity Bank partners Sokoto on IGR collection

Fidelity Bank Plc at the weekend announced its appointment as the lead bank to Sokoto state government on the state’s point of sale (PoS) led internally generated revenue (IGR) project.…

Occupational illness, accidents at work claim $2.8 tr –ILO

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has stated that latest report from its research has showed that the direct or indirect cost of occupational illness and accidents at work is estimated…

Achese bags Doctorate awards, calls for decent job creation

The National President of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Comrade Igwe Achese, has been conferred with the Doctor of Science, Honararis Causa, in Human Resources…

Youth empowerment key to sustainable development, says Folorunsho

Youth empowerment key to sustainable development, says Folorunsho

The Director, Labour Management Relation, Michael Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies (MINILS), Mrs. Omolara Folorunsho, has called on the government, employers of labour and workers in the country to…

Great Nigeria Insurance elevates 18

Following the outstanding performance of some members of staff in the discharge of their duties, the Great Nigeria Insurance Plc has elevated 18 among them. Speaking on how the promotion…

CBN issues guidelines to regulate holding companies

CBN issues guidelines to regulate holding companies

By Sola Alabadan Senior Correspondent The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has issued guidelines for licensing and regulating financial holding companies in the country in line with the new banking model…

Dubai property draws Nigerians

Dubai property draws Nigerians

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos There is no doubt that Nigerians like to acquire properties both home and abroad but the intensity with which Nigerians own houses in Dubai…

Advert vetting: Old problems, new challenges

Advert vetting: Old problems, new challenges

Vetting is one major assignment that binds the regulatory arm of advertising, Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON) and its critical stakeholders together.  However, the issues arising from this assignment…

LAWMA canvasses best waste management practices among children

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Managing Director of the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Ola Oresanya has advocated the need for children of school age and youths to…

FG, Brazilian firm sign $900m pact on power plant

By Obas Esiedesa Senior Reporter, Abuja Federal Government has signed an agreement with a Brazilian firm, Benco Energy for the construction of a 700mega watt power plant in Bayelsa State. The…

UNEP pays tribute to distinguished diplomat, chair of first governing council

Former Kenyan Foreign Affairs Minister Njoroge Mungai died in Nairobi this week. He was 88 years old. Dr. Mungai was instrumental in the establishment of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP)…

N65 ATM withdrawal charge takes effect today

By Sola Alabadan Senior Correspondent The Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cash withdrawal transaction fee of N65 re-introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) takes effect today September 1. Consequently, any…

Builders call for high standards in building industry

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos  The President, Nigerian Institute of Building, Mr. Babatunde Lasabi has solicited for higher professionalism and standards in the country’s building industry. He made this appeal…

FCT accounts for 10 per cent of 17m housing deficit in Nigeria – Bala Mohammed

Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Senator Bala Mohammed has hinted, that the FCT accounts for 10 per cent of the 17 million housing deficit in Nigeria. The…

NNPC to build gas pipeline from Abuja to Kaduna, Kano

By Anayo  Korie Ag Energy Editor Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in order to fast track gas revolution agenda  of the Federal   Government, has sealed plans to commence the construction…

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