Manufacturers lament huge drop in investment

JULIUS JOHN These are obviously not the best of times for the manufacturing sector in Nigeria as new investments in different areas of the sector...

Sahara ‘Light Up Nigeria Challenge’ produces alternative energy sources

  Young inventors at the recently concluded second edition of the ‘Sahara Light Up Nigeria Challenge’ in Lagos, have proffered alternative renewable energy sources that...

Oil subsidy remains the only benefit of the masses —–PTD, PRO

  Comrade Tayo Aboyeji is the Public Ralation Officer of the Petroleum Tanker Drivers branch of NUPENG Lagos Zonal council. In this interview with Olusesan...

Kachikwu shops for technocrats to reposition NNPC

---oil unions set for a showdown   OREDOLA ADEOLA The resolve of President Muhammadu Buhari to reposition the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC for greater performance, efficiency...

NNPC to be solely responsible for petroleum products imports – Emefiele

    As parts of effort to coordinate the importation of petroleum products, Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), hasrevealed that...

OPEC faces uncertain future amidst global oil glut

  OREDOLA ADEOLA with agency report   The global oil price slumped to a six-month low below $50 a barrel on Tuesday amidst rising  Organisation of Petroleum...

The problem of the textile industry is beyond the CBN – Stakeholders

JULIUS JOHN   Stakeholders in the Nigerian textile industry have expressed their doubts over the possibility of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) reviving the almost...

Dangote group inaugurates $400m cement plant in zambia

Africa’s giant building material manufacturer, Dangote Cement, on Tuesday, August 4, inaugurated a new plant and 30 megawatts (Mw) coal-fired power plant in Zambia. The new plant,...

FG urged to enforce rules that benefit local manufacturers

As part of efforts to create the much needed enabling environment for businesses of local manufacturers to thrive, the federal government has been urged...
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Niger Insurance Plc shareholders vote for business restructuring

BY EMEKA EJERE The shareholders of Niger Insurance Plc have given the company their approval to restructure its insurance business into general, life...