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Marriott, Landmark Africa seal deal to build two new hotels in Lagos

Marriott hotel

Marriott International and Landmark Africa Group on Wednesday, announced the signing of Renaissance Lagos Hotel and Marriott Executive Apartments. Slated to open in 2020, the hotels will be located within ...

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Nations still relying on resources than knowledge economy’ll crash soon—Bawumia


The Vice President of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has said that the era where nations relied on natural resources for socio-economic development are over, but economies that are knowledge or ...

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Economy needs more release of funds for capital projects to situate—Experts

Abuja Chamber of CI

Considering the near squeeze currently hitting the economy, the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has called on the Federal Government to pump more funds for the implementation of ...

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Finally, Senate says yes to Buhari’s $5.5bn external borrowings request

NASS Buhari

Whereas President Muhammadu Buhari was in far away Ebonyi State on a State visit, the Senate on Tuesday, approved his request to secure two external borrowings totalling $5.5bn. The approval ...

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Just in: Buhari in Ebonyi today, may be shown untapped Edda oil field

Ebonyi Buahri

There are strong indications that the wastages currently being recorded in the endless search for oil in commercial quantity in parts of the north may end today as President Muhammadu ...

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More facts emerge on why world body ranked Nigeria Police worst

police-check p

Just as the Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Police, Mr. Jimoh Moshood on Monday in a national television brushed aside the latest report of the WISPI/PSA which ranked Nigeria ...

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Out of 1.3b people, 645m Africans in darkness, need $80b to fix – AfDB

Adesina 33

Currently, Africa’s total population estimates stand at 1,256,268,025, but a new report by the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) said some 645 million citizens on the continent have no access to ...

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FG to stop banks’, others from buying, using foreign software—NOTAP boss

NOTAP boss

The Director-General of National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Dr. Ibrahim DanAzumi has given signal that in no time, Nigerian commercial banks would be barred from purchasing and ...

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MTN’s $13.9b: Stanbic Bank awaits official communication from Senate


Following the indictment of Stanbic Bank in the months long probe of the repatriation of $13.9b by MTN Nigeria between 2006 and 2016 at the floor the Senate, the bank ...

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CIBN lists three antidotes for financial inclusion in Nigeria

CIBN Segun Ajibola

The President and Chairman of Council, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Prof. Segun Ajibola, has expressed displeasure on the status of Nigeria’s drive to financial inclusion, saying, fundamental ...

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