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First 30 out of 100 Aba Shoemakers off to China for Advanced Tech Transfer

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In line with Abia State Government’s burning desire to raise the international standard of Shoes and Related Foot wears Made in Aba, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu  has put paid to his ...

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Lacasera market share between Coca Cola and Pepsi in Nigeria— Roland Ebelt


The Managing Director of The Lacasera Company Plc, Roland Ebelt has given an assessment of the performance of its company, saying “Lacasera is between two big players in the market, ...

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IVM chairman, Innocent Chukwuma drags EFCC to court, demand N200n

Innoson vehicle manufaturing

After studying the circumstances surrounding his embarrassing arrest at his Enugu home earlier last month, Chief Innocent Chukwuma, chief executive of Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM) Nigeria Limited, has filed a ...

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Better forex access to boost manufacturers, other sectors this year— FBNQuest report

FBNQuest Capital Limited

New Year report released by analysts at FBNQuest Capital Limited has indicated that seamless access to forex which started from third quarter of 2017 will among other things grow activities ...

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Local rice price to drop from N18,000 to N7,000 by April 2018—RIFAN boss


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the brain behind massive rice farming across the country under the Anchor Borrowers Programme (ABP) has put up a joint programme with  Rice Farmers ...

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Julius Berger bags Nigerian Institute of Building award


Leading construction giant, Julius Berger Plc, has received the Certificate of Merit awarded to the company by the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB). The Executive Director, Administration of the company, ...

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BUA Group twists narrative, claims Dangote dishing out cooked info on FG’s cover

BUA Group boss, Abdulsamad Rabiu

Advanced media war is still raging between two Nigerian cement giants; Dangote Group and BUA Group over the real ownership of Limestone mine at Obu, Okpella, in Edo State. In ...

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SON wakes from slumber, reminds manufacturers of N1m fine for fake products

SON Osita Aboloma

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), weekend reminded manufacturers and importers of the prevailing provision of the SON Act which says that manufacture or sale of substandard products remains an ...

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Dangote, BUA mine crisis lingers as FG orders BUA to vacate disputed site

Dangote BUA rivalry

Federal Government has directed the Management of BUA Group to vacate and stop mining activities in the disputed location within Mining Lease No 2541ML. The order, which was exclusively made ...

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‘N20bn for solid minerals exploration in 2018, a strong step towards diversification’

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The revelation that the Federal Government has earmarked N20bn for exploration activities in the solid minerals sector in 2018 has been welcomed by industry stakeholders, saying this is the first ...

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