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Nigeria’s Bola Adesola appointed Vice Chair of the UN Global Compact board

The United Nations Secretary-General has appointed Bola Adesola of Nigeria, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Standard Chartered Nigeria, and Paul Polman of the Netherlands, Chief Executive Officer of Unilever, to serve as the two Vice-Chairs of the Board of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. Ms. Adesola and […]

Business & Economy Tips and tools to make money in Nigeria

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Nigeria Uninterruptible Power Supply to reach 4.7 per cent in 2024 – News

Nigeria Vision 20:2020 is set to be a major development plan for the country to accelerate growth of commercial and industrial sectors over the coming years. Further, vision 20:2020 aims to achieve stability in social infrastructure, energy sector, small and medium enterprises as well as manufacturing sector and government services of the country. These initiatives […]

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CBN Nigeria injects money into the market

ABUJA, April 18 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s central bank said on Wednesday it had injected $210 million into the interbank foreign exchange market, extending efforts to boost liquidity and alleviate dollar shortages. The bank said in a statement it had released $100 million earmarked for the wholesale market, $55 million for small businesses and individuals, and […]

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Revenue leakages report will shock Nigerians – Senate

The report by the investigations conducted by the Joint Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport into the alleged revenue leakages in the import and export value chain, valued at N30tn, is due for presentation, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt. A member of the committee, who spoke to our correspondent on condition of anonymity, said […]

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EiE Nigeria, BudgIT, YNaija discuss active citizenship, good governance

The maiden edition of Thursday Talks Lagos, a monthly conversation with thought leaders, change agents and active citizens which aims at driving conversations around active citizenship and the demand for good governance, was held on Thursday 29th March, 2018 and hosted by EiE Nigeria at her office in Gbagada. The event was facilitated by Innocent Chukwuma, Regional Director […]

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Helen Keller International: How to improve healthy lifestyles of children in Nigeria

Malnutrition has become a real and present danger in Nigeria as the country’s population increases to 198 million people, a nutrition expert announced in Lagos on Thursday. The Country Director of the think-thank, Helen Keller International (HKI), Philomena Orji, made the announcement while speaking at the launch of the Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle Project in […]

Health & Fitness

[Nigeria] Zoto grows transaction base by 56%

Zoto, a product of Hedonmark Management Services Limited and Nigeria’s growing payment solution, today announces that its transacting user base and order volume grew by 56% and 200% respectively in the last financial year and it is set to replicate an even higher growth curve in the financial year 2018 -19. The fintech startup processed […]

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Video: Nigerians still wondering why Wizkid kissed Tiwa Savage

The duo performing the Malo track at GidiFest and before anyone could think of it, Wizkid planted a kiss on Tiwa Savage.


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IMF clears Nigeria from recession

Nigeria’s economy is exiting a painful recession, but policy implementation needs to move quickly and comprehensively to facilitate economic recovery and help the country reap its longer-term potential, says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest economic health check of sub-Saharan Africa’s largest economy. Growth in Nigeria recovered to 0.8 percent in 2017 after […]

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Nigeria: ICC to investigate invasion of Abia state community

The International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague has indicated that it will investigate the September 2017 invasion of a community in Abia State, Nigeria by soldiers of the Nigeria Army during a military exercise codenamed Operation Python Dance. This was contained in a letter from the office of the prosecutor in response to a […]

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Intertek renews contract with Nigeria for its SON Conformity Assessment Programme

Intertek, a Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide, has extended its contract with the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to continue to manage its Conformity Assessment Programme (SONCAP) for exports to the country. The programme verifies the conformity of all regulated products entering Nigeria from the respective exporting countries within a range of sectors, […]

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Beware of fraudulent non-existent microfinance banks in Nigeria

I recently went to an event which was in part sponsored by so-called pastors at the Oshodi/Isolo Local Government situated at Oshodi, near the market. I took down one of the names of the MFB that was expected to give me some money to start business. The name is Jasper Microfinance Bank. Later, I decided […]


Gambia Will Collapse Without Nigerian Professionals – Gambia VP

The Vice-President of The Gambia, Mrs Fatoumata Tambajang, has said that The Gambia would ‘collapse’ if Nigerian professionals in the country withdraw their services or leave the country. Tambajang made the remark at a dinner organised for the Nigerian delegation to the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women at the Nigeria House, New York, […]

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4 Types Of Workplace Discrimination People Face In Nigeria

Life comes at you fast in the workplace and for some organisations, it’s just like high school all over again. There is no perfect work environment but for some, they have found themselves in the best possible workplaces imagined. As an employee, you need to be in a workspace that encourages optimum productivity not diminishes […]


Get collateral-free personal loans online in Nigeria now

Accessing personal loans has taken a different dimension with a couple of service providers giving out collateral-free loans without the need a proof of employment or even a visit to a banking hall for some paperwork. The repayment period for these ranges from 14 days to 6 months, depending on the providers. The maximum amount […]

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Nigeria host to rising numbers of fake marriages

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has said that a lot of “fake marriages’’ are taking place between Nigerians and foreigners in the country. Mr Muhammad Babandede, Comptroller General of the agency stated this on Wednesday in Abuja, saying that male foreigners were mostly involved in the act. Read more

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Nigeria to repay 482 billion naira of treasury bills

Nigeria plans to repay 482 billion naira of treasury bills in the second quarter and will halve the amount it wants to raise between March and May to lower borrowing costs, according to its debt auction calendar seen by Reuters on Wednesday. A total of 964 billion naira worth of bills fall due in the […]

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Nigerian senate awaits CBN nominees report next week

A report into the request by Nigeria’s president for the confirmation of new members of the central bank’s interest rate committee will be submitted to the upper house of parliament next week, the Senate president said on Wednesday. Lawmakers in Nigeria’s Senate said details of the nominees had been formally referred to the Committee on […]

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Nigeria takes US university to court

The Nigerian government has dragged a university in the United States, the Alabama State University, to court for allegedly mishandling the scholarship meant for students’ rent, books and food. BBC report reports that Nigeria also accused the university of charging them for accommodation they did not use and lessons they did not take. Anthony Ifediba, […]


Power to the People: DPC encourage Nigerians to register to vote in 2019

Website Templates & Themes from ThemeForest Discover 36,385 Website Templates and Themes from $2 on ThemeForest, the #1 marketplace for Website Templates. The Democratic People’s Congress (DPC) has urged eligible Nigerians to take advantage of the on-going Independent National ElectoralCommission (INEC) voter registration to register and obtain voters’ cards ahead of 2019. The party said […]

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Voter education: Nigerian celebs mobilize for 2019

Multiple award-winning singers, Tuface Idibia and Banky W, on Friday joined dozens of civil society activists in Lagos to march for voter education of Nigerians. The activists converged on the National Stadium in Surulere and marched for about four kilometres to the Lagos office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. EnoughisEnough, EiE Nigeria, the […]

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Picture: Miss South-South Nigeria 2018

A 25-year-old graduate of Public Administration department in University of Calabar (UNICAL), Cross River State, Undie Emmanuella has emerged winner of Miss South-South Nigeria 2018. The Banker and Beauty/Skin therapist recently emerged winner of the most anticipated Beauty  pageant in south south Nigeria ‎which took place on Sunday February 25 at Transcorp hotel Calabar, Cross River […]

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Nigeria beautiful places: Lights up on Opi-Nsukka dual carriageway

Nighttime at Opi-Nsukka dual carriageway, Enugu Nigeria.


NBS says Nigerians paid more for Kerosene in Feb. 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said the average price per liter paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased by 0.10% month-on-month and decreased by-18.12% year-on-year to N288.57. According to a report obtained from the Bureau by Brand Spur Nigeria, the price of per litre Kerosene increased to N288.85 in January 2018 from N284.03 in December 2017. The report […]

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Nigeria: Diesel price watch Feb 2018

The National Bureau of statistics has said that average price paid by consumers for automotive gas oil (diesel) decreased by 1.84% month-on-month and – 15.84% year-on-year to N209.89 in February 2018 from N213.82 in January 2018. The NBS revealed this in its Automotive Gas Oil (Diesel) Price Watch report, February 2018. The report stated that […]

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Nigeria: Petrol price watch Feb. 2018

The sale of petrol, known as Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) dropped to 9.6 percent February 2018 amidst its mild scarcity from N 190.9 in January 2018, PMS Price watch of National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) confirmed today. NBS in its report listed Plateau, Osun & Edo as paying N206.82, N201.29, and N200.83 respectively to procure […]

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Best places to live Enugu Nigeria

Popularly known as the coal city and with it code name 402, Enugu the capital city of Enugu state in southeastern Nigeria, is one destination you won’t regret berthing at. Filled with a vibrant youthful population as a result of the presence of several institutions of higher learning within and near the city, Enugu is […]


Nigeria to raise 70 bln naira through sovereign bond

Nigeria plans to raise 70 billion naira ($222 million) via a sovereign bond sale next week, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said on Tuesday, less than it has sold at previous auctions. The DMO said it would issue a five-year bond to raise 10 billion naira, and sell 10-year paper to fetch 30 billion naira, […]

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