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Shareholders Endorse Fidelity Bank’s Recapitalisation Plan, Hail performance

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Fidelity Bank Plc shareholders have expressed readiness to support and mobilise for the ongoing recapitalisation plan of the financial giant just as they have commended it for the impressive performance of the bank over the years. Shareholders…

Access Holdings Advocates Responsible Use of AI at Smart Banking Summit

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements A leading financial services group, Access Holdings Plc., has called for ethical considerations in using Artificial Intelligence (AI), and advised stakeholders in the financial industry to factor its sustainability implications. This call to action was driven by…

Nigeria, 10 others to gain from AfDB’s Desert to Power Initiative

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Desert-to-Power involves 11 countries across Sahelian belt; 250 million people set to benefit with 10 gigawatts of solar by 2030. The African Development Bank is the driving force behind one of the world’s most ambitious energy projects:…

How Virtual Accounts Can Help Businesses Manage Finances Better

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Efficiently managing your business finances isn’t just a task, it’s the key to scaling your business for sustainable growth. Several tools exist today to help businesses achieve their financial management goals and establish themselves in a very…

Why CBN’s MPC voted to raise MPR to 26.25%

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), in its third meeting of the year, voted to raise the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) for the third consecutive time by 150bps to 26.25% in May. Notably, the Committee deliberated on either…

UK’s MOBILIST programme underlines commitment to Nigeria’s Capital Market

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The UK Government shares the belief that Nigeria will benefit from the further development of its capital market and is keen to support it through its Mobilising Institutional Capital Through Listed Product Structures (MOBILIST) programme. Nigeria’s capital…

Joe Levy Appointed CEO of Sophos

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements …Jim Dildine Named as Sophos’ New CFO Sophos, a global leader of innovative security solutions for defeating cyberattacks, today announced that Joe Levy is now chief executive officer (CEO) of the company. Levy has been acting CEO…

Fidelity Bank Takes CSR to Nasarawa State, retools hospital

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Africa’s leading financial institution, Fidelity Bank Plc, has renovated the Primary Healthcare Clinic along the Workers Village in the Tudun Amba Community of Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The bank also provided water facilities to…

Naira Appreciation Slows Pace of Increase in Consumer Prices

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Headline inflation maintained an upward trend in April, edging higher by 43bps to 33.69% y/y (March: 33.20% y/y). Nevertheless, we note that on a month-on-month basis, prices slowed primarily due to (1) reduced exchange rate pass-through given…

GDP to Maintain Positive Growth Trajectory in Q1-24

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Judging by the Stanbic IBTC’s Nigerian Composite Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) report, business activities improved in Q1-24 relative to the previous quarter amid high inflationary pressures and tight monetary conditions. The headline PMI averaged 52.17 points in…

Energy

Bristow Helicopters, NCDMB to collaborate on Search, Rescue Operations

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Management of Bristow Helicopters recently visited the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and proposed to partner closely with the Board on initiatives such as the establishment of a centre of excellence in the aviation…

OGTAN Hails Seplat Energy’s National HCD Scholarship Scheme

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Indigenous oil and gas giant, Seplat Energy, has been recognised by the Oil & Gas Trainers’ Association of Nigeria (OGTAN) for its Outstanding National Human Capital Development (HCD) Scholarship Scheme. OGTAN, at its 2024 Annual HCD Awards…

NNPC Ltd , Schlumberger (SLB) Seal Deal to Boost Upstream Operations

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The NNPC Energy Services Limited (EnServ) and Schlumberger (SLB), a renowned global technology company, have signed a technical partnership agreement towards bolstering upstream operations. The agreement was signed at the NNPC Ltd’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja on…

TotalEnergies avoids Nigeria, pumps fresh $600m on exploration activities in Angola

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Oil and gas supermajor TotalEnergies has announced that it will invest $600 million to strengthen exploration and production activities in the Republic of Congo in 2024. The investment will be used to finance exploration and maintain production…

Chevron reassures commitment to environmental stewardship

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Leading global energy giant, Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), operator of the joint venture between the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) and CNL -NNPCL/CNL JV- is aware of media reports falsely associating CNL to environmental degradation. CNL…

TotalEnergies Chief Explains diversion of $6bn deal to Angola

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of TotalEnergies, met on May 20 in Luanda with João Lourenço, President of Angola, Diamantino Azevedo, Minister of Mineral Resources, Oil & Gas (MIREMPET), Paulino Jerónimo, Chairman and CEO of ANPG and…

Seplat Energy wins Best in Sustainability Reporting at ICAN/NGX RegCo Awards

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Seplat Energy Plc has emerged winner of the Best in Sustainability Reporting Award at the maiden Corporate Reporting Award, organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and NGX Regulation Ltd (NGX RegCo). The recognition…

How Nigeria’s Adekeye Emerged Chairperson, APPO Training Directors

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s Folashade Adekeye has emerged as the Chairperson, Forum of the Directors of Oil & Gas Training & Vocational Education Institutes of the African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO). Adekeye, who is the Director, NNPC Academy, took over…

Normalcy Restored After Lagos Depot Fire Incident—NNPCL

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC Ltd) wishes to clarify that the fire incident at a tank farm in Marine Beach, Apapa, Lagos, was at a depot belonging to HOGL Energy Ltd (Honeywell Depot), and not…

FG Commits to Utilise Gas for Economic Growth, Prosperity

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Federal Government has reiterated its determination to utilize Nigeria’s abundant gas resources towards revamping the nation’s industrial growth and kickstarting its economic prosperity. President Bola Ahmed Tinubu disclosed this while commissioning three critical gas infrastructure projects…

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Discover TECNO POVA 6 Neo’s Budget-Friendly Features

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As economic challenges loom large, the quest for quality at an affordable price becomes more crucial than ever, especially in the realm of smartphones. Amidst this backdrop, TECNO emerges as a beacon of innovation and hope with…

ICT

NCC Showcases Digital Social Investments at APRA 2024

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Various digital social investments in Nigeria, through the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) were on showcase at the just-concluded 35th annual conference of the African Public Relations Association (APRA) in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Through a presentation by the…

ICT

TECNO’s Shines At AMVCA 10th Edition

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements As the curtains rose on the grand spectacle of the 10th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA), TECNO again took centre stage, illuminating the night with a blend of technological innovation and unwavering support for the Nigerian…

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Konga Tech Month Empowers Nigerians with Good Deals

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant, Konga; has altered tradition with its innovative “Tech Month” campaign. Unlike anything seen in the e-commerce sector before, Tech Month has transformed the way Nigerians shop for technology products and home essentials. This…

ICT

NCC Begins Public Inquiry on Regulatory Instruments

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The NCC has begun a 2-day Public Inquiry into 3 regulatory instruments (also known as subsidiary regulations). During the event, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, spoke on the essence…

ICT

NITDA pushes digital technologies to grassroots to depeen transformation

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Pursuant to the target of transforming Nigeria into a globally recognised hub of technology and innovation to drive economic diversification and boost productivity across all sectors, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is set to collaborate…

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Minister Congratulates Ibietan, Other Elected APRA Executives

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, has felicitated the newly-elected Executive Council of the African Public Relations Association (APRA), elected at the 35th APRA Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM), which was held…

ICT

NCC suspends Issuance of Licences in 3 Categories

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Pursuant to its powers under the Nigerian Communications Act (NCA) 2003 to grant and renew licences, promote fair competition and develop the Communications Industry, the Nigerian Communications Commission (the Commission) hereby informs all stakeholders of a temporary…

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NCC’s Omoniyi Ibietan, Now Secretary-General of Africa PRA

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Head Media Relations at the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Omoniyi Ibietan, has just been elected the Secretary-General of the African Public Relations Association (APRA) at the ongoing 35th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM)…

Exposing the Malicious Sabotage of MoMo PSB Project in Enugu Ezike

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements By Cyprian Nwodo The recent activities of some individuals with one Davids Iyida attempting to sabotage the MoMo Payment Service Bank project intended to benefit, especially  Enugu Ezike people, have raised significant concern and outrage within the…

Industry

Tinubu Harps on LG’s Strategic Role in National Security Architecture

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has emphasized the crucial role of local government systems in Nigeria’s national security architecture and further stressed the need for urgent legislation to safeguard and enhance the autonomy and effectiveness of local government…

A Brief On Banana Island, Lagos Nigeria

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Banana Island is an area of Ikoyi, Lagos Nigeria, 8.6 kilometers east of Tafawa Balewa Square, part of the Lagos Island Local Government Area of Eti-Osa in central Lagos. It is known for its wealthy, multi-cultural community…

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…

Matawalle Shows Solidarity with Security Agents on Abuja-Kaduna Highway

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements On his way to Kaduna, the Minister of State for Defence, Dr Muhammed Bello Matawalle, spotted people gathered in clusters alongside Armed Forces personnel. He promptly instructed his convoy to stop, allowing him to assess the situation….

Upon Forex crisis, GDP grows by 2.98% y/y in Q1

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Recent data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed that the domestic economy sustained its positive growth momentum in Q1-24, as the real GDP grew by 2.98% y/y (Q4-23: +3.46% y/y). The growth outturn is 10bps…

NAF@60: Minister Speaks on Value of International Synergy in Defence

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Minister of Defence, Muhammed Badaru Abubakar has emphasized the significance of international cooperation and partnership between the Nigerian Air Force and other air forces worldwide. Speaking as a Special Guest of Honour at the 60th Anniversary…

Nigeria, Pakistan form synergy on Defence Equipment Production

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Minister of State for Defence, Dr. Bello Muhammed Matawalle has assured the Pakistan Government of Nigeria’s readiness to partner in the production of Defence equipment and hardware through the newly signed Nigerian Defence Industries Corporation of…

NASCON highs turnover by 37%, commits to continuous growth, value creation

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements NASCON Allied Industries Plc has assured its shareholders of continuous growth and value creation in 2024. The Company gave the assurance at its 2023 Annual General Meeting held yesterday in Lagos. Speaking to shareholders, the Chairperson of…

Dangote Foundation Shares 40,000 bags rice to Ogun host communities

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF)’s N15bn National Food Intervention programme has landed in Yewa land as the Foundation commenced distribution of 40,000 bags of rice in Ogun state. The 17 host communities of the Dangote Cement, Ibese…

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

NPA Acquires 2 Tugboats, MTs Bama, and Iragbiji To Boost Lekki Traffic

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The increasing business activities at the Dangote Refinery have compelled the Nigerian Ports Authority NPA to procured two additional new tug boats, to boost it’s success in the Lekki axis. Investigation showed the new-built tugboats, the MT…

Bristow Helicopters, NCDMB to collaborate on Search, Rescue Operations

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Management of Bristow Helicopters recently visited the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and proposed to partner closely with the Board on initiatives such as the establishment of a centre of excellence in the aviation…

Tinubu commends Dangote on delivery of Oworonshoki-Apapa Expressway

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has described the newly commissioned Oworonshoki-Apapa Expressway as the Tenth Wonder of the World. This is just as he commended the President of Dangote Industries Limited, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, for his selflessness in…

Reps Mull Alternative Funding To Drive Deep Blue Project

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Federal House of Representative member, Hon. Uduak Odudoh, who doubles as Acting Chairman of the House Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration, has called for seeking alternate sources of funding for the Federal Government Integrated National…

Customs Inaugurates Special Crack Team Against Petroleum Product Smugglers

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi, on Thursday, 22 May 2024, in Abuja, inaugurates a workshop for a newly formed tactical team, Operation Whirlwind, aimed at combating the smuggling of Petroleum Products to the neighbouring countries….

Air Peace: Strategies to gain competitive advantage in the battle for the skies

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements By Austin Okere Congratulations to Air Peace on its inaugural flight to London and for achieving full bookings for the upcoming months, thanks to attractive ticket prices. Over the past fortnight, Air Peace has been making waves…

CGC Adeniyi Bags Certificate of Excellence at SABRE Awards Africa 2024

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Adewale Adeniyi, has received a certificate of excellence for his first 100 days of impactful public relations at the just concluded 2024 SABRE African Public Relations Association (APRA) Award…

NIMASA Commends Contributions of Women in Nigerian Maritime

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dayo Mobereola, during the 2024 commemoration of the International Day for Women in Maritime in Lagos, commended the contributions of Nigerian women to the…

NIMASA’ll continue to support women in maritime industry—DG

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Safety and Administration (NIMASA), Dr. Dayo Mobereola has assured continued support of women plying their trade in the Nigerian maritime industry. Speaking in his Keynote address at the 2024 International Day…

Comp. Daniyan Takes Charge At PTML, Harps on Revenue, Trade Facilitation

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Comptroller General of Customs, Bashir Adewale Adeniyi has deployed Comptroller Tenny Mankini Daniyan to the Port Terminal Multiservices Limited Command as Customs Area Controller following the recent elevation of the former immediate past CAC, Saidu Abba Yusuf…

Photo News

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….

Just in: VP, Ganduje reconcile Okorocha, Uzodinma in Abuja

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements After all the political showdown between current Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma and former Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, truce seems underway as photo of the two appear with Vice President Kashim Shettima and APC national chairman,…

Meet victorious Head coach of DTigress, Rena Wakama!

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Meet the 31-year-old Head coach of DTigress, Rena Wakama! Rena was born in North Carolina to parents who are from Rivers state, Nigeria. She led the Nigerian team to win the women’s Afrobasket championship by defeating Senegal…

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Allegation that Arthur Eze habours Fulani Herdsmen in Enugu-Agidi laughable—Otunabo

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Frontline investor and stakeholder in Nigeria’s largest International Centre for Commerce (ICC), the Balogun Business Association (BBA) in Lagos Trade Fair complex, Obguefi Emma Otunabo has included his voice to the rising clean bill of health being…

Kingsley Adonu, S Mobile Boss now UNN SUG Patron

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Founder and Chief Executive Officer of S Mobile Group, Mr. Kingsley Adonu has been appointed as patron by the executive council, Students Union Government (SUG), University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN). In a letter dated March 29,…

Uzodimma, partners seals deal on Growth of Imo Oil & Gas Free Zone

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Governor Hope Uzodimma has sealed development deals with four development partners on how to boost the economic profile of Imo State, open the South East to the outside world and create employment for the teeming youths. Recall…

International Raelian Movement Seeks UN Action on World Happiness Day

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Today, March 20, is marked globally as World Happiness Day. Accordingly, the International Raelian Movement (IRM) urges the United Nations to take decisive measures address rising suicide rates and global conflicts, alleviate psychological distress, and foster worldwide…

Where’s Dr Dayo Mobereola, new DG of NIMASA 7 days on?

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements By Citizen Innocent Orok Today 19th March, 2024 makes a week (7 days), since President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, through  Chief Ajuri Ngelale, his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity announced the appointment of Dr Dayo Mobereola as…

Okuama Attack on military unacceptable—Defence Ministers

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The Minister of Defence, Muhammed Badaru Abubabar and the Minister of state for Defence Dr Muhammed Bello Matawalle, has condemned in its totality the heinous attack on the Military personnel during a rescue mission of the 181…

Niger Junta Mute As Tinubu Reopens Niger Land, Air Borders, Lifts Sanctions

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President Bola Tinubu has directed the opening of Nigeria’s land and air borders with the Republic of Niger and the lifting of other sanctions against the country with immediate effect. However, the Junta-led Military government is yet…

Ajaero returns Tinubu’s Jab, says “Were not after your job”

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements In an official response to the recent statements attributed to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu during the commissioning of the Lagos Red-Line Railway Project on the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the President of NLC, Comrade Joe Ajaer has…

Hardship: LASG cuts off 25% fares, directs workers to come trice weekly

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has proposed a 25% discount on rates for government-owned transportation programmes. The governor also announced that civil servants from levels 1-14 will begin working three days a week as part of…

FG voids self on not setting up Price Control Board as it pegs cement price

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Less than one week after the President Bola Tinubu announced that his government will not support setting up of Price Control Board for commodities, the same administration and major cement manufacturers have pegged the price of 50kg…

Markets

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…

(Special Report): Reviewing Emechebe’s 1st Year In Office As ASPMDA President

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements Following a successful general election conducted under the presidency of Sir Sunny Igboanuzue in the Auto Spare Parts & Machinery Dealers Association (ASPMDA), Lagos International Trade Fair complex in December 2022, the government of Hon. Ngozi Emechebe…

Chief Dr. Okeke, Mandilas President now Fellow of ICSP Nigeria

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements President of the Mandilas International Trade Centre (MITC), Lagos International Trade Fair complex, Chief Dr. Anthony Amaechi Okeke (Ezekweche Aguleri), has been inducted into the prestigious Fellowship of the Institute of Certified Sales Professionals (ICSP) in Nigeria….

Ndanusa continues to repair Ring-road at Lagos Int’l Trade Fair complex

Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements The current Executive Director of Lagos International Trade Fair Complex, Barr. Vera Ndanusa has stepped up palliative repairs on the major road in the complex to grow ease of doing business. Driving through the ring-road on Monday,…