SMALL-SCALE FARMING IN NIGERIA GETS N8.6 BILLION U.S INVESTMENT BOOST

United States Africa Development Foundation has invested over N8.64 billion ($24 million) to boost capacity of farmers across the country. Speaking at an Agriculture mini-fair,...

WHY WIDENING BUDGET DEFICIT, SUBSIDIES CREATE FRESH CONCERNS

A new report released by Afrinvest has said unless urgent actions are taken to address Nigeria’s widening fuel subsidy payment, budget deficit, power sector...

LAGOSIANS ANGRY AS BUHARI FLIES TO SEME, AVOIDS DILAPIDATED ROAD

Residents in Lagos are angry that President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday evaded the notorious Lagos-Badagry-Seme Road, flying instead on an aircraft to Seme for the...

NORWAY TRADE ENVOY URGES FG TO ADDRESS INSECURITY

The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Peter Kjemrud, has stated that although the value of the volume of trade between Nigeria and Norway is difficult...

FG SAYS GHANA’S CLOSURE OF OVER 400 NIGERIAN SHOPS WORRISOME

The federal government has expressed concern over the continued closure of shops owned by Nigerians in Ghana, two weeks after President Koffi Nana-Akudo gave...

AJAOKUTA, OTHER ASSETS UP FOR SALE BY FG TO FUND 2018 BUDGET

The Federal Government is ready to offer more of its assets for sale soon, under the ongoing privatisation programme aimed at raising more money...

TEF,GIZ PARTNER TO EMPOWER YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACROSS EAST AND WEST AFRICA

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading entrepreneurship philanthropy, is partnering with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the German Government’s Agency for...

AFRICA PRUDENTIAL PARTNERS COOPERATIVE SOCIETIES ON TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION

Africa Prudential Plc, a leading share registration and investor services firm has partnered with the International Co-operative Alliance-Africa (ICA) to deploy technology solutions for...

HERITAGE BANK BACKS GLOBAL MOVEMENT FOR AFFORDABLE SOLAR ELECTRICITY

Heritage Bank Plc has aligned forces with ‘Liter of Light Nigeria’, a global open source movement, to provide sustainable solar electricity for Itomaro community...

WHY NIGERIA’S DEBT SUSTAINABILITY IS DETERIORATING FASTER

Nigeria's huge debt profile at N22.3 trillion is now assuming more disproportionate weight against the country's growth and development, a situation that will dispose...