Category: Business

No Plan By Nigerian Govt to Hike Fuel Price, Says NNPC

Federal government has denied plans to raise the pump price of transportation fuel in the country despite the controversial subsidy cost overrun by the Nigerian National...

2019 Election: Investors Need Not Worry on Market Performance, Says SEC

Acting Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Ms. Mary Uduk has assured investors in the Capital Market that there is nothing to fear on the...

Yuletide: NNPC Warns against Fire Blasts as NUPENG Assures of Availability of Fuel

Travellers during the festive Christmas and New Year periods have been assured of availability of fuel by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and oil...

Oredo gas complex to be ready December

Project drivers in the Oredo integrated facility complex in Edo State will deliver the four plants in the production cluster by the end of the year. According to Nigeria...

Oranto Petroleum Inks Agreement, Prepares to Enter Niger Republic

Nigeria-based Oranto Petroleum  has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry Petroleum of the Republic of Niger, outlining its intention to sign...

AfDB  Rolls out Programme to Boost Climate Risk Financing, Insurance for African Countries

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved the Africa Disaster Risks Financing (ADRiFi) Programme, the institution’s first climate risk management programme to...

Funding Key to Unlocking Nigerian Hotel Pipeline

The rapid expansion in the number of hotel rooms, or keys as it’s known in the business, in Nigeria is an indication of a growing economy and favourable investment...

First Bank, Clickatell Drive Financial Inclusion in Nigeria using WhatsApp

Clickatell  promotes Financial Inclusion in Nigeria by enabling FirstBank to launch Chat Banking on WhatsApp, unlocking the opportunity for millions of new consumers to...

Ebonyi Govt Launches Probe into N2bn CBN Agric Loan

Ebonyi state government says it has commenced probe into the disbursement of N2billion Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) commercial agricultural credit scheme for 2016 dry...

Cross River’s Premier Toothpick Factory Commences Production 

•BY AKPAN EDEM in Calabar• The quest by the incumbent government of Cross River State led by Professor Ben Ayade to industrialise the state appears to be paying...