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Osinbajo Calls For Backward Integration In Dairy Industry At Meeting With FrieslandCampina

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is encouraging investors in the dairy industry to facilitate backward integration in the sector including providing incentives for local diary farmers. Prof. Osinbajo expressed this view earlier today when he received on a courtesy visit to the Presidential Villa, a delegation from FrieslandCampina led by its Global CEO, Mr Hein Schumacher. The delegation also included ...

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Revenue Agency Seals UBA Offices In Anambra, May Seal More Organizations Over Tax Default 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra State Internal Revenue Service has said that it doesn’t intend to close offices of corporate citizens doing business in the state but the agency won’t hesitate to enforce court orders to recover government revenue from tax defaulting institutions. This is coming on the heels of the closure of all branches of the United Bank for ...

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Osinbajo Launches N10,000 Collateral Free Loans To Petty Traders In Abuja

In line with its agenda to spread prosperity and reduce poverty, the Federal Government will continue to initiate and sustain programmes aimed at uplifting Nigerians at the bottom of the pyramid, especially petty traders regardless of socio-political background, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President stated this earlier today at the formal launch of the FCT TraderMoni programme, ...

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Africa Oil Week 2018 Announces Partnership With SuperReturn Africa

Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s biggest investor conference, access to Africa Oil Week on Thursday 8 November 2018. For operators across the continent, raising capital remains one of the biggest challenges; whether it is funding exploration and production, or financing key infrastructure projects that will ...

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UBA Launches Chat Banking On WhatsApp

Clickatell, an authorized WhatsApp Business Solution provider, is proud to announce that United Bank for Africa (UBA) will be going live with their Chat Banking solution – Leo on WhatsApp. In a first for Nigeria, customers can now conduct their favorite banking activities in a secure and convenient manner, by communicating with their bank in a verified WhatsApp chat. This ...

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SNEPCo Upgrades Pacelli School For The Blind

A major facelift came the way of Pacelli School for the Blind and Partially Sighted in Lagos on Friday when Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) made donations of furniture and air conditioners to the school. This came barely a year after the staff of the company under the Shell Employees Care programme, visited the school at Christmas and ...

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Dangote Now The Most Valuable Brand In Nigeria

Nigeria’s Dangote has emerged the most valuable brand among the top 50 brands in Nigeria for 2018 which were unveiled at the weekend in Lagos. This is coming barely three months after the brand was adjudged the most admired brand of African origin by Consumers in a brand rating coordinated by South Africa based Brand Leadership in conjunction with Johannesburg ...

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Strategic Partnerships, Investments Key To Africa’s Economic Transformation, Says AfDB President Adesina

The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Akinwumi Adesina, has taken the case for expanded partnerships and investments in Africa to the Netherlands. On a three-day visit this week, he met with government officials and private and public sector business leaders and affirmed the accord between the Bank and the Dutch government’s development agendas and foreign policy. At a ...

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Germany Chancellor In Nigeria, Signs MoUs On Agriculture, Commerce

Nigeria and Germany on Friday in Abuja signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in agriculture and commerce. The first agreement was signed between the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) and the German-Africa Business Association. The First Deputy National President of NACCIMA, Hajiya Saratu Iya-Abubakar, signed on behalf of Nigeria, while Dr Stefan Liebing of ...

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How Young Nigerians Opened Innovation Hubs, Start-Ups During Recession, By Osinbajo

In line with its Economic Recovery and Growth Plan to boost job creation and the economy, the Buhari administration will continue to create the right environment for the growth of technology companies, startups, and for innovation to thrive, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo said this on Wednesday during his visit to Ventures Platform Hub, Abuja, alongside ...

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