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Mixta Real Estate Plc Series 1 Bond listed on Nigerian Stock Exchange

L-r: Haruna Jalo-Waziri, Executive Director, Capital Markets Division, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Arc. Eddy Eguavoen, Non-Executive Director, Mixta Real Estate (Nigeria) Plc; Oscar N. Onyema, OON, Chief Executive Officer, NSE; Hon. Justice George Oguntade (Rtd JSC), (CFR,CON),Chairman, Mixta Real Estate (Nigeria) Plc and Mr. Kola Ashiru-Balogun, Managing Director, Mixta Real Estate (Nigeria) Plc at the Listing of Mixta Real ...

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Why presidency approved Pitan as replacement for Olagunju at Bank of Industry

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Experts in Nigerian banking industry have welcomed the recent appointment of a banking professional, Mr. Olukayode Pitan to take over as the substantive managing director of Bank of Industry (BoI). Whereas Olagunju was a former media practitioner, Pitan is a professional banker with astute experience in development banking. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo gave the approval recently meaning that he will ...

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FG raised PIPCAC to boost partnership between public, private sector operators

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More details have emerged on why the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo earlier in the week inaugurated the Presidential Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council (PIPCAC). The Council which he, Osinbajo will serve as the Chairman had two Executive Vice chairmen. Whereas the Minister of Investment, Commerce and Industry, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah will serve as the Vice Chairman, Public Sector, Aliko ...

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Diaper, tissue investors, Hayat Kimya begins $100 million factory in Ogun State

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Indication has emerged that the key target of restricting forex access to 41 items from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) window has started yielding fruits. This is coming on the heels of the recent inauguration of Hayat Kimya Global’s ultra-modern diaper and tissue factory at the Agbara Industrial Layout. Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun who was at the ...

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AfDB Outlook on Africa sees 5 priorities Africa must focus to face future competitively


The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) Outlook Report for Africa has restimated that its High 5 priorities; consisting of Light up and Power Africa, Feed Africa, Industrialise Africa, Integrate Africa, and Improve the quality of life for the people of Africa – would spearhead Africa’s economic diversification and growth in broad-based economic opportunities that will shield the continent from future commodity ...

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Don’t outsource strategic part of your business, Prof tells Ghanaian businessmen

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Leading global scholar and Professor of Marketing and International Business, University of Winnipeg, Canada, Satyendra Singh, has called on business operators and company owners not to outsource the most important aspect of their operations. Speaking during a public lecture, in Accra on the topic; ‘How Business Intelligence and Outsourcing can Build New Product Development Capabilities for Firms in Emerging Markets’, ...

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Nigeria needs to review PPP, concession regulations to meet current realities—ICRC


…NASS holds public hearing on Bill today, Tuesday Just the National Assembly will today, Tuesday May 30, hold Public Hearing on the emerging new Act on Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), industry players have said that the best thing to happen to the Act is the ongoing review to enable it fit into the current realities. In an interview on ...

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Nigeria still failing woefully in every parameter in ease of doing business—UNIDO


Contrary to continuous claims by the federal government that recent policies it rolled out to push up ease of doing business are working, the UNIDO Representative to ECOWAS and Regional Director, Nigeria Regional Office Hub, Mr. Jean Bakole weekend said measuring parameters are still in reds. He said the country ranks very poorly in the Ease of Doing Business 2017 ...

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FG opens N1.5tn reward scheme for IT solutions providers on ease of doing business


As part of new deal to fast track ease of doing business using IT solutions, the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has launched registration for the first edition of #PEBECHack, a series of Hackathons designed to solve problems at the intersection of government processes and regulations, and the ease of doing business in Nigeria. Up to N1.5 million in ...

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Akwa Ibom flags off construction of coconut refinery to produce oil

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Governor, Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State has begun the construction of a coconut oil refinery to produce industrial concentrates used in several manufacturing activities. Analysts say the oil has high level industrial and it remains one of the key drivers of several Islands where coconut trees are still in large numbers. Akwa Ibom currently is the state with the ...

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