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Year: 2024

Sifax Boss, Afolabi set to Present OAU 2024 Convocation Lecture

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho led by its Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor Rasak Olatunde Rom Kalilu paid a courtesy visit on Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Chairman (CON), SIFAX Group recently. The visit aimed to inform the SIFAX…

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

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 bag of cement…

NAGAFF Founder Warns Forwarders Against False Declarations

Leading voice in Nigeria’s Maritime industry and founder of NAGAFF, Dr. Boniface Aniebonam has once again, warned Nigerian Freight forwarders and mainly his followers that “It is unfortunately disheartening that most freight forwarders have continued to inflict upon their principals…

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Glo Flags Off Facilitation of Businesses with ‘SME in A Box’

National carrier and Digital telecommunications services provider, Globacom, is poised to add more value to small businesses in the country with the introduction of a new service called Glo SME in a Box. The package, which is designed to boost…

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Integrate AI into Nigerian Security Architecture—NITDA DG

Kashifu Inuwa, the Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), emphasized the potential for increased efficiency and effectiveness in Nigeria’s security sector through collaboration between the security industry and the startup ecosystem. Inuwa made these remarks while…

Dangote Cement Trucks Wrongfully Intercepted In Adamawa

The management of Dangote Cement Plc has stated that two of its trucks that were wrongly intercepted in Adamawa State have been released. The company stated the two trucks loaded with 900 bags of cement each from the Obajana Cement…

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Northern Innovation: NITDA Commits To Growing Region’s Tech Ecosystem

In view of the relatively low visibility of the Innovation ecosystem in Northern Nigeria, despite being a region with hub of innovators, creatives, startups and several success stories, the Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa…

Customs, EFCC partner to deepen national security

The Nigeria Customs Service Area 1 Command Port Harcourt has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to partner and synergize with them in Area of National Security.   In a courtesy visit to the Zonal Command of…

Editorial: NAGAFF Petition and that Maiwada’s rebuttal without relevant facts

Whereas it has been the strategy of several government agencies accused of corruption to hurriedly jump into the media with humongous claims of anti-corruption character, transparency, accountability, and adherence to the rule of law in all financial activities, in this…

13th NNPC Sports Fiesta Kicks Off in Abuja

The 13th NNPC Ltd. Sports Fiesta will kick-off tomorrow (Sunday, February 18th, 2024) at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja as the Company strives to retain its legendary status of the team to beat in the Nigeria Oil &…