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Upon jumping Inflation, CBN’s MPC Hikes Interest Rate

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Tuesday voted to increase the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) further by 50bps to 26.75% (Previous: 26.25%) at its July policy meeting. The Committee’s decision to…

Why Zenith Bank Leads Tier 1 for 15 years in 1000 World Banks’ Ranking

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s banking giant, Zenith Bank Plc has retained its position as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2024 Top 1000 World Banks’ Rankings, published by The Banker Magazine. This ranking places Zenith…

Why CBN Took Over Funds In Dormant Account

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all banks and other financial institutions to transfer funds in all dormant accounts to the apex bank. A circular by CBN Ag. Director of Financial Policy and Regulations, Mr….

Stakes High as CBN Ready for Next Week MPC Meeting

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is set to meet on 22 and 23 July, 2024, for their fourth meeting of the year. As expected, the MPC will assess recent developments…

Zenith Bank to Beat N1tn Profit Mark in 2024—Umeoji

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s leading financial giant, Zenith Bank Plc, held its Capital Markets Day last week to showcase the bank’s inherent values as it embarks on its recapitalisation journey. The event, which brought together key market players, focused on…

Access, FCMB, Fidelity Utilizing NGX Invest APIs

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigerian Exchange Group (NGX Group) has unveiled NGX Invest, a groundbreaking digital platform designed to streamline Public Offerings and Rights Issues in the Nigerian capital market. The platform, which has received approval from the Securities and Exchange…

Zenith Bank rakes in Honours at World Finance 2024 Awards

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s leading financial giant, Zenith Bank Plc has emerged as the Best Commercial Bank, Nigeria in the World Finance Banking Awards 2024, retaining the award for a fourth consecutive year. The bank was also named as Best…

Chiemeka’s appointment as NGX CEO will deepen market growth – Group

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The appointment of Jude Chiemeka as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) has continued to generate widespread acclaim from industry professionals, who believe his extensive experience and proven leadership qualities will drive…

(Special Report) How Nigeria’s capital market entered Q1-24 with high hopes, but…

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Coming off the back of a reform-laden 2023, the Nigerian bourse market kicked off the year high-spiritedly, giving credence to the long-held view that market-friendly reforms, to whatever degree, would cause an upward repricing of Nigerian tickers….

Access Holdings Rights Issue’ll deliver 2023-2027 strategic plan— Agbede

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements …Seals Deal to raise Plan Following the recent signing by Access Holdings Plc of a formal agreement to raise a total of N351,009,103,017.20 Rights Issue to shareholders, the Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Access Holdings Plc,…

Energy

Another look at that NNPCL fake 20% shares in Dangote Refinery

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In January, the NNPC, after intense pressure, released their Audited Financial Report for 2022. In the report, they stated that they purchased 20% shares in the Dangote Refinery for $2.7 billion. They claimed to have obtained $1.036…

Shareholders Condemn Demarketing of Dangote Refinery

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading quoted companies’ shareholders have strongly defended Africa’s foremost industrialist, Aliko Dangote over the on-going petroleum product supply controversies, while criticising the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA), Farouk Ahmed,…

NCDMB, Senate Committee in Synergy to Grow Local Content

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s oil industry local content driver, the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Senate Committee on Local Content on Sunday began a 3-day retreat at Abuja, aimed at forging closer collaboration between the two…

Seplat Energy, Channels Academy Train Senior Journalists in Nigeria

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading indigenous energy company, Seplat Energy Plc, has concluded the second phase of its media training programme for journalists and media practitioners in Nigeria. The second phase of the programme covers forty-five (45) Capital Market Editors/Correspondents as…

Dangote: Our Refinery is having repeated orders from abroad

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements …Urges National Assembly to test all available products from Standard laboratory to disclaim NMDPRA’s assertions President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, over the weekend revealed that Dangote Petroleum Refinery has continued to receive repeated orders for its…

Tinubu Welcomes Eni Group Investment in Oil Industry

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President Bola Tinubu has commended international energy company, ENI, for its proposed new investment in Nigeria, reiterating his vision of making the nation more globally competitive and an investment destination. The President said that by exploring the…

Dangote challenges NMDPRA, tests diesel in the presence of NASS Members

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has asserted that products refined at the Dangote Petroleum Refinery & Petrochemicals, the world’s largest single train refinery, are of superior quality compared to imported equivalents and meet international standards. He…

Former NNPC GMDs show support for Kyari as fuel hike persist

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements A communiqué recently issued by the former GMDs of NNPC has show support for the current boss even though there had not been signs of better happenstances in the sector since the beginning of the year. Whereas…

Tax Tribunal orders NLNG to pay $27.5m to FIRS as 2016 revised CIT

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) has noted media reports suggesting that a Tax Appeal Tribunal ordered NLNG to pay $27.5 million to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) as a revised Company Income Tax (CIT) settlement for 2016….

TotalEnergies EP Nigeria Moves its 10% holding to Chappal Energies

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements TotalEnergies EP Nigeria will sell to Chappal Energies its 10% participating interest and all its rights and obligations in 15 licenses of SPDC JV, which are producing mainly oil. Production from these licenses represented approximately 14,000 barrels…

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ITU Gives Nigeria Excellent Mark in Digital Transformation Readiness

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Latest report of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), has ranked Nigeria very high at 71 per cent, in comparative legal, policy and governance frameworks towards G5 – advanced state of readiness for digital transformation known as G5…

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TECNO Begins Renewal of 100 Football Pitches Across Africa from Lagos

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In a memorable event at the office of the Director General of the Lagos State Sports Commission, TECNO signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to kickstart a project aimed at refurbishing a local football pitch in Lagos….

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Glo subscribers to win cash in new offer, Glo Flex Win

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s digital solutions provider, Globacom, has introduced a new customer-oriented offering, Glo Flex Win, through which subscribers can have fun and win cash by showcasing their intelligence. In a statement in Lagos, Globacom said, “subscribers will be…

ICT

NDPC, INEC Agree to Enhance Data Protection in Election Process

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has sought clarifications and sensitization on data protection from the Nigeria Data Protection Commission (NDPC). This request was made during an interactive meeting between INEC and NDPC at the INEC headquarters….

ICT

How Platforms, Payments are Driving Commerce in Africa

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The disruptions in global business transactions bordering on electronic payments have continued to dominate discussions and trends. However, the height of innovations have given room for industry experts to ask if cash is still king? Perhaps, but…

ICT

Teresa Anania Now Sophos Chief Customer Officer

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading global giant in innovative security solutions for defeating cyberattacks, Sophos, has announced Teresa Anania as the Chief Customer Officer (CCO) of the company. Anania will play a key role in accelerating Sophos’ customer and partner success…

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TD Africa, Bosch Deepen Synergy on Consumer Electronic Market

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As part of drive to grow its market share in Nigeria and Africa in general, a delegation of Robert Bosch GmbH, popularly known as BOSCH, has paid a courtesy visit to the tech distribution giant, TD Africa…

ICT

FG calls on Nigerians to Apply for ECOWAS Cybersecurity Hackathon

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Federal Government of Nigeria is calling on all Nigerian youths and IT enthusiasts to join the Capture the Flag (CTF) competition by registering to participate in the Economic Community of West Africa’s (ECOWAS) Cybersecurity Hackathon. The…

ICT

Glo Flags Off Samsung Fold/Flip 6 Pre-order for subscribers

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s leading provider of digital solutions, Globacom, is giving its customers the chance to be among the first to acquire the new range of premium Samsung Fold/Flip 6 phones through any of the company’s shops, Gloworld. The…

ICT

AI Ignite Africa to Host Groundbreaking Summit on AI in Marketing, Communications

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The AI & the Content, Marketing & Communications Revolution in Africa Summit is set to take place on July 26, 2024, at The Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos by 11 AM. This groundbreaking event hosted by AI…

Industry

South East Development Commission Now An Act of Parliament

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In keeping with his resolve to reactivate the three ‘R’ declared at the end of the Nigeria-Biafra Civil war and redevelop South East, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Tuesday, signed a Bill for an Act to establish…

Politicians Using Wanted Bandit leader to Attack Matawalle Should Stop

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements By Ikechi Iheanacho The recent sponsored accusations against Honourable Minister of State for Defence, H.E. Dr. Bello Muhammed Matawalle, by a notorious bandit leader, murderer, gang leader and cattle rustler Bello Turji Kachalla, have raised eyebrows. It…

Gabonese President Nguema Seeks Dangote Investment in Cement, Fertilser

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President Brice Oligui Nguema of Gabon has invited the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Industries Limited (DIL), Aliko Dangote to invest in Cement and Fertiliser production in Gabon. The President urged Dangote to explore potential…

Embrace peace, Unity for national Progress—Prof jerry Gana

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Ageless MAMSER boss, erudite professor and the Haske Nupe and former Minister of Information and National Orientation, Prof. Jerry Gana has called on Nigerians to always embrace peace and the need to remain united rather than engage…

Meet Suddenly Trending 94 Years Old Enugu-Born Mike Ejeagha

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Mike Ejeagha, fondly known as “Gentleman, Mike Ejeagha” is a Nigerian folklorist, songwriter, and musician from Enugu State, Nigeria. Born on April 4, 1930, he has been a prominent figure in the evolution of Igbo music for…

Lessons from John Rockfeller, 1st US Billionaire

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements John D. Rockfeller (July 8, 1839–May 23, 1937), the founder of Standard Oil, was once the richest man in the world. He was the world’s first billionaire. “He amassed a net worth of at least $1 billion…

Sen. Ifeanyi Ubah’s Ikemba Front Coordinator in Lagos, Okeke Speaks

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Following his recent unveiling as the Coordinator of Ikemba Front, Lagos State Chapter, Chief Dr. Anthony Okeke (Ezekweche Aguleri) has called on all Anambrarians in Lagos to work together for the success of the Senator Ifeanyi Patrick…

NASS to get new minimum wage bill next week Tuesday

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The National Assembly will Tuesday next week, get an executive bill on the new national minimum wage following an agreement between President Bola Tinubu and labour leaders on higher remuneration for workers. On Thursday, the President and…

NDLEA intercepts N9.8billion worth of fresh codeine shipments from India

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements …We’ve further degraded the cartels’ financial capacity and base, says Marwa Barely three weeks after seizing six thousand, one hundred and twenty-five (6,125) cartons of codeine syrup containing one million and fifty thousand (1,050,000) bottles of the…

FG Ready for Synergy with FUD on Conflict, Military Wares—Minister

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, has urged the Federal University Dutse, Jigawa State (FUD) to partner with the Ministry Defence on Conflict resolution and research on Military equipment production and repair through Defence Industries Corporation…

SME’s

Heritage Bank, FAMO assist 300 private school teachers, SMEs

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As part of efforts to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 on the education sector, Heritage Bank Plc in partnership with Honourable Fatima Mohammed (FAMO) foundation has provided succor to over 300 affected private school teachers and…

Create favourable tax policies for SMEs—Elumelu tells FG

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading Africapitalism crusader and chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu has called on the Federal and State government to create favourable tax policies and regime for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) so that startups…

Just in: TEF gives outgoing CEO, Ms Parminder Vir Nigerian name, ‘Amaka’

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The outgoing Chief Executive Officer of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Ms Parminder Vir (OBE), today was officially given a Nigerian name of Igbo background, ‘Amaka’ (which means ‘is good’) shortly after her opening goodwill message at the…

Kenyan President, Kenyatta hails Elumelu’s TEF for committing $100m on youths’ dev

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Just as his entrepreneurial mentorship tour of East African region rounds up in Kenya, the Kenya’s President, Uhuru Kenyatta, has commended Nigeria’s entrepreneur and philanthropist, Tony Elumelu, for committing $100 million using his Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF)…

Chevron recognized for sustained support for small businesses in Nigeria

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the NNPC/CNL Joint Venture, was recently at the4th edition of the Sub-Sahara Africa Upstream Oil and Gas summit and exhibition held in Abuja from Tuesday April 11 to Friday April 13,…

TEF picks 1,250 out of 151,692 applicants for 2018 Entrepreneurs programme

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) on Thursday in Lagos, announced 1,250 successful African entrepreneurs with the most innovative, high-potential business ideas that will participate in the 2018 Entrepreneurship programme. The 4th ‎cycle selection was made out of…

TEF, Red Cross seal fresh deal to change the fortune of 200 entrepreneurs

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In line with its key policy of driving Africapitalism, the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to empower 200 entrepreneurs from Nigeria’s North-East and Niger…

Compliments of the season from Business Hilights Publications Group

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements We wish everbody a happy Chirstmas and prsoperous new year. Business Hilights is an online news channel conceptualized and structured to report and track on a daily basis; latest developments in critical business sectors to serve as a…

FG warns N-Power applicants not to give bribe as physical checks begins

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Just as the federal government yesterday kicked off physical verification exercise at all the 774 Local Government Areas, the federal government has warned against either giving or taking bribe to disrupt due process. The Physical Verification stage…

Multiple taxation drowning 95% of SMEs in Nigeria yearly—Elumelu

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading banking wizkid and motivational speaker on entrepreneurial issues, Mr. Tony Elumelu on Thursday, said that 95 percent of Small and Medium Enterprises fold up within a year in Nigeria due to multiple taxes and levies. The…

Transport

Reviewing The Untold History of Okada Air

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements OKADA Air is Nigeria’s first private airline (1983-1997), owned by Sir Chief Gabriel Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin Kingdom. The airline began charter operations in September 1983, featuring the Queen Idia mask as its official logo. Okada…

Davido Now CIG Motors Brand Ambassador

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s global music Icon, Davido, has sealed a deal to become a Brand Ambassador and signed a N500 million deal with CIG Motors. He is now the officially brand Ambassador of the emerging auto giant in the…

Just in: Lagos Airport Customs Command Rakes in N80.351Bn in Half Year

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Murtala Muhammed Area Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), under the dynamic leadership of Comptroller Michael Toyin Awe has continued to build on the achievements of the previous year both in the area of revenue generation…

Improving Revenue Generation, Port Efficiency My Target—Dantsoho

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The new Managing Director/CEO of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Dr Abubakar Dantsoho has expressed his deep appreciation to the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for the opportunity given to…

Customs Reactivates CMAA With US Customs & Border Protection

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, On Thursday, July 18, 2024, took a significant step in strengthening global partnerships by participating in a bilateral meeting with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Washington, D.C….

Apapa Customs Command Impounds expired drugs, Cutlass

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Command in Apapa has intercepted seven containers of contrabands including cutlass, expired drugs and some frozen chicken among others. The Customs Area Controller, Apapa Command, Comptroller Babatunde Olomu, who disclosed this in…

Nigerian Shippers’ Council Ends Stakeholders’ Seminar In Port Harcourt

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Nigerian Shippers’ Council, South-South Coordinating Office, has ended its One Day Stakeholders’ Seminar with the theme: “Understanding The Structure And Functions Of Regulatory Agencies In The Port System,” which was aimed at exploring the intricacies of…

OMMAN Congratulates New NPA MD, Board Chairman

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading media professional group, the Online Maritime Media Association of Nigeria (OMMAN) has congratulated the new Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Dr. Abubakar Dantsoho, and the Board Chairman, Senator Adedayo Adeyeye, on their new appointments….

NAMTOP Congratulates NPA MD, Gives Him Advice

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The leadership of the National Association of Maritime Transport Operators (NAMTOP) has felicitated with the newly appointed Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Dr. Abubakar Dantsoho and further advised him on how best to achieve…

Nigerian Customs Exposes Fraudsters Impersonating Service on Social Media

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The attention of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has been brought to escalating activities of fraudulent entities preying on unsuspecting individuals through social media platforms, falsely claiming association with the service for purposes of auctions or recruitment. These…

Photo News

How World Stars See Messi

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements 🗣️ Zidane: “It’s a shame I couldn’t play with him.” 🗣️ Guardiola: “Someday I will tell my grandchildren that I trained him.” 🗣️ Mourinho: “Toughest rival I’ve ever had. He knows everything.” 🗣️ Maradona: “He has something…

Meet Pete Edochie’s wife, Barr Josephine Edochie, family

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Barrister Mrs. Josephine Edochie is the wife of renowned Nollywood actor, High Chief Pete Edochie. They have been married for about 54 years now Josephine Edochie is a lawyer, entrepreneur, and TV presenter. She and Pete Edochie…

Joy as two sons of Rtd Master Warrant Officer Okoro become Generals

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In an extreme rarity, a Nigerian octogenarian father, is alive to see two of his sons rising to become Generals, and Brigade Commanders, in the same Army he retired from, as a Master Warrant Officer. The two…

Trade Fair Stakeholder’s Boss, Ilechukwu, others join MFM Praise Event

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Mountain of Fire Ministries (MFM) FESTAC Regional Headquarters (FESTAC Mega Axis) and host, Open Air Prophetic Praise 2023, tagged ‘Sacrifice of Praise’ held at the Lagos Trade Fair Mini complex Stadium, Badagry Expressway on Friday, November…

Minister receives Defence Attaché of the Embassy of Ukraine

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Honourable Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar CON mni, received in audience, the Defence Attaché of the Embassy of Ukraine in Nigeria, Andrii Vasyliev, at Ship House, Abuja.

Pete Edochie, Wife, Barr. Josephine celebrate 54th wedding party

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Old war horse in entertainment and veteran Nigerian actor, Pete Edochie, and his wife, Josphine, celebrate 54th wedding anniversary. The couple was married on October 2, 1969. Happy anniversary from all of at Business Hilights.

The real Jay-Jay before Austin; Emma Okocha (Emma Jay-Jay)

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements All Nigerian football family histories are strategically unique from family to family in all ramifications. In present day Ogwashiukwu Delta State, Emma Okocha is a Nigerian former footballer who played as a midfielder for Enugu Rangers, VfB…

Mrs Azuwike goes home Friday, Sept. 22 in Aboh Mbaise

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The family of Late Mr Dominic Umunnawike Azuwike of Umugaa Amaoluru Nguru, Aboh Mbaise LGA, Imo State announces the transition to eternal glory of her beloved mother, grandmother, sister in-law and mother in-law, LATE MRS ANNA ADA…

Just in: All 6 Ivory Coast stadia very ready for AFCON 2023

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As all qualified African nations emerged weekend, so also, all 6 stadiums for the upcoming AFCON 2023 to be played in 2024 are completely roofed. This is so unlike many African stadiums where you’ll find just the…

CRFFN pays NPA working visit in Lagos

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello Koko (5th left), the Acting Registrar/CEO of Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN), Uromta Chinyere (6th left), Executive Director, Finance & Admin. Adenrele S….

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Embrace peace, Unity for national Progress—Prof jerry Gana

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Ageless MAMSER boss, erudite professor and the Haske Nupe and former Minister of Information and National Orientation, Prof. Jerry Gana has called on Nigerians to always embrace peace and the need to remain united rather than engage…

Sen. Ifeanyi Ubah’s Ikemba Front Coordinator in Lagos, Okeke Speaks

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Following his recent unveiling as the Coordinator of Ikemba Front, Lagos State Chapter, Chief Dr. Anthony Okeke (Ezekweche Aguleri) has called on all Anambrarians in Lagos to work together for the success of the Senator Ifeanyi Patrick…

Matawalle Sees S’Court Libration of LGAs as Milestone in Grassroot Dev.

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Honourble Minister of State for Defence, H.E. Dr. Bello Muhammed Matawalle MON has applauded the Supreme court judgement on Local Government Autonomy, describing it as a significant milestone in promoting grassroot development, good governance, and democratic…

With S’Court Ruling, LG Chairmanship election’ll be tougher than guber

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Following today’s Supreme Court judgment that grants financial autonomy to 774 local government areas in the country, LG chairmanship elections shall be very competitive and tougher than guber election. Recall that the Supreme Court, on Thursday, July…

Soludo loses more political superstructures to Ubah ahead 2025 guber election

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Considering what many political heavyweights in Anambra State describe as political selfishness, inaccessibility and none settlement of many political structures that brought him into power in the last election, chances of Governor Chukwuma Soludo’s second term have…

Why I collapsed Ezekweche Vanguard into Ikemba Front for Ubah in Anambra—Okeke

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The founder and sponsor of Ezekweche vanguard, a strong political support group that powered the winning of Prof. Chukwuma Soludo as Governor in Anambra State in the last election, Chief Dr. Anthony Okeke (Ezekweche Aguleri) and former…

South East Governors move to secure Nnamdi Kanu’s release

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Governors from the South East under the umbrella of the South East Governors’ Forum met in Enugu Tuesday with a resolve to meet with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to plead for the release of detained leader of…

10 strategic reasons why Senator Ubah remains man to beat in Anambra guber

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Political pundits in Anambra State have came up no less than 10 political and economic reasons why Senator Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah is considered a viable candidate for governor of Anambra based on his track records: **Business…

Lessons from defeated Ghanaian President, John Mahama’s Speech

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Outgoing Ghanaian president John Mahama says he lost the presidential election because his party’s time was simply up, and no amount of deceptive campaign promises could keep them in power. In his election concession speech, Mahama said,…

(Special Report) Evaluating Otti’s Approach to Sustainable Development in Abia

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements By Prof Joshua Uzoma Ogbonna   Introduction Sustaining societal development in a state like Abia State requires a multifaceted and multi-sectoral approach that addresses economic, social, and infrastructural challenges while harnessing the state’s unique strengths and opportunities….

Markets

Just in: Emechebe explains why ASPMDA wasn’t flooded (Video)

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The President of the Auto Spare Parts & Machinery Dealers Association (ASPMDA), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Hon. Ngozi Emechebe has opened up on why upon the massive flooding that swept across Lagos State and the complex…

Lagos Trade Fair Stakeholders to meet Mgt Thursday over flooding—Chairman

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements …Says it would have been worst if drains were uncleared Following torrential downpour that terrorized all parts of Lagos State today, Wednesday, July 3, 2024, every part of the state including the massive Lagos Trade Fair complex…

Ahead Anthem Launch, ASPMDA Releases Lead Stanza

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As the build up to the official launch of the Auto Spare Parts & Machinery Dealers Association’s (ASPMDA) Anthem gets closer, the President, Hon. Ngozi Emechebe has released the lead stanza to the Press. ASPMDA in Lagos…

ED, Ndanusa is doing well but we need good road in complex—Mandilas President

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The president of Mandilas United Traders Association (MUTA), owners of Mandilas International Trade Centre (MITC), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Evang. CSP Emmanuel Chukwugozie Ezeani has described the Executive Director/CEO of Trade Fair Management Board, Barr. Vera…

Our emerging synergy with NAFDAC’ll end counterfeiting—BBA President

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The President of the largest International Centre of Commerce (ICC) in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Balagoun Business Association (BBA), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Hon. Oscar Paul Ikechukwu Odogwu has opened up on the strategic plans of his…

Mandilas in Trade Fair is Lagos Fashion Centre—Ezeani

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The newly inaugurated President of Mandilas United Traders Association (MUTA), owners and operators of Mandilas International Trade Centre (MITC), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Evang. CSP (Dr) Emmanuel Chukwugozie Ezeani has described his business group as the…

How we changed the face of BBA in Trade Fair complex—Odogwu

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The President of Balogun Business Association (BBA), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Hon. Oscar Paul Ikechukwu Odogwu has given fresh insights on the exploits of his administration inaugurated on November 22nd, 2023. Speaking in an exclusive media…

Stakeholders hail ED, Ndanusa over ongoing drainage cleaning in Trade Fair complex

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Stakeholders and traders doing business at the Lagos International Trade Fair complex, have thanked the leadership intelligence of the Executive Director of the complex, Barr. Vera Ndanusa over the massive ongoing freeing of all drainage channels in…

Lagos Trade Fair Standstill for Offorkansi Birthday

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements It was excitement galore as the largest auto market in Africa, the Auto Spare Parts and Machinery Dealers Association (ASPMDA) celebrated the birthday of one of its giants and pillars, High Chief Dr. DC Offorkansi, former president…

Sanctions await importers of fake products in Trade Fair complex—ED/CEO

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Lagos International Trade Fair Complex Management, Barr. Vera Ndanusa has made it clear that going forward, any dealer or importer of substandard product into the complex by any means…