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No business in Nigeria can survive 20 to 30 per cent interest rate—- Mirchandani

Sona boss

The chairman of Sona Industries Limited, one of the foremost indigenous manufacturers of Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG). Mr. Arjan Mirchandani, has said that the key challenge of surviving in ...

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FG unveils roadmap to deliver 18,000km fibre optic, others

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has revealed that part of the new drive to boost industrialization and anti-dumping mechanism will be to deliver    18,000 kilometres ...

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Dangote dolls out N.5billion to victims of Kano market inferno

Dangote G Logo

President of Dangote Industries, Aliko Dangote has made good his promise and donated the sum of N500m to rehabilitate over one thousand hitherto dejected traders affected by the Kano Market ...

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Backward integration spurred Coscharis to deliver new assembly plant–Maduka

Coscharis CM

The President and Chief Executive Officer of Coscharis Motor, Dr Cosmos Maduka has given an analogy on why upon the squeeze in the economy and defects of the 2013 Auto ...

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Lafarge Africa gets shareholders nod to merge with Atlas Cement, Unicem


It was smooth run for the management board of Lafarge Africa Plc as shareholders, on Monday, gave their support for the planned merger with United Cement Company of Nigeria Limited ...

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Participants give antidote on achieving global competitiveness


Participants at a High Level Policy and Private Sector Trade and Investment Facilitation Partnership Forum, have reiterated the need to attract over $2.5trillion investments yearly across competitive industries in order ...

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Dangote deepens CSR in Kabba, Obajana Communities


Leading indigenous industrial conglomerate, Dangote Group has raised the bar of life and businesses for indigenes of some of its host communities including communities around Obajana and Kabba in Kogi ...

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8 Nigerian start-ups, 12 other Africans make W’Bank’ digi-Acceleration deal


Eight Nigerian start-ups and 12 others from across African countries, on Monday began training in the XL Africa residency, the flagship initiative of the business accelerator launched last April by ...

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BUA boss, Rabiu, silent on high cement price upon backward integration

BUA Group boss, Abdulsamad Rabiu

…Hints of commissioning new production lines soon The Chairman of BUA Group, one of the key producers of cement, Abdulsamad Rabiu, has smartly maintained sealed lips on questions bordering on ...

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750,000 new people come to Lagos yearly—Duke

Former governor of Cross Rivers State, Mr. Donald Duke, has opened up on the real challenges of Lagos State, saying “Lagos may be crowded out because every year, 750,000 new ...

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