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Lagos empowers 350 women, youths through agric appeals project

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat has urged the beneficiaries of the State's Agro-Processing Productivity Enhancement And Livelihood Support (APPEALS) project to put their training and subsequent support from the project into productive agricultural use. Hamzat advised the beneficiaries to ''access the grant element...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Expands Commitment to Global COVID-19 Response

Calls for International Collaboration to Protect People Everywhere from the Virus Additional funding brings foundation commitment to more than $250 million to support development of diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines; help strengthen African and South Asian health systems; and help mitigate the social and economic impacts of...

Nigeria woos Belarusian investors on tractor assembling

MINSK, 27 March (Naija247news) – Nigeria is interested in setting up a plant to assemble Belarusian tractors, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Nigeria to Russia with concurrent accreditation to Belarus Steve Davies Ugbah told Naija2457news on 27 March in a phone chat ahead of...

Union threatens Aero Contractors’ over mass sack

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) has threatened to disrupt Aero Contractors’ operations by Monday, if the airline refuses to recall over 700 workers sacked recently. Mr Olayinka Abioye, General Secretary, NUATE, issued the warning in an interview with the News Agency of...

Nigerian Air Force awards Embraer, SNC Contract to Deliver12 A-29s Super Tucano light attack aircraft

Lagos Nigeria, Feb. 6, 2019 /Naija247news/ -- Embraer Defense & Security and its partner Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) were awarded a contract to deliver 12 A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft to the Nigerian Air Force. "SNC is proud to work with our partner, Embraer...

FirstBank Partners Linda Ikeji TV, Unveils First Class Material

Lagos, 25 November 2019, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its partnership with Linda Ikeji TV for the broadcast of the TV show, First Class Material. The show is billed to premiere on all FirstBank and Linda Ikeji TV platforms across the web...

Kano woos investors with land, tax incentives

Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, has said the state is ready to grant land and tax incentives to investors, in order to revolutionise agriculture and promote investments in various sectors. Ganduje, at the 2017 yearly general conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in...

Total Nigeria presents starter packs to graduands of skills acquisition scheme

Total Nigeria Plc presents starter packs to nine graduating youths of its Skills Acquisition Programme (SAP) in Koko, Warri North LGA of Delta State. The Skills Acquisition Programme is a sustainable youth development scheme designed to address one of the company’s focal corporate social...

Harnessing big data and improving emotional intelligence, key to personalizing travelers experience

The Vice President of Jumia Travel Nigeria, Omolara Adagunodo has stated that harnessing big data properly and improving emotional intelligence will help to personalize the African traveler’s experience through technology. She made the remark at one of the panel discussions hosted by Afro Tourism...

Investments in Lekki will make Lagos Next Business Hub in Africa – Ambode

...Inspects Dangote Industrial Jetty, Other Projects In Ibeju-Lekki, Epe, Ojota ...Ongoing Projects In Lekki Free Trade Zone Largest Worldwide, Says Dangote Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday inspected the ongoing projects in the Lekki Free Trade Zone, saying the massive investments being jointly made...
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