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Make-up artist wins N2m in Fidelity Get Alert in Millions Promo

Consistent with its commitment to constantly reward loyal customers, Fidelity Bank Plc, one of the country’s leading financial institutions has presented a cheque of N2 million to Kafilat Olayinka Dada who emerged star prize winner in the penultimate monthly draw of the ongoing ‘Get...

Why Made-in-Nigeria will give small businesses a boost

Sage would support initiatives to put business information and tools online to help entrepreneurs build their skills and access the resources they need to be successful LAGOS, Nigeria, May 25, 2017/ -- Nigerian Federal Government should be commended for putting the spotlight on local manufacturers...

Nigeria introduces new interest rate regime for outstanding tax payments

Deloitte In its renewed bid to minimise tax evasion, deter non-compliance and promote voluntary compliance, the Federal Government of Nigeria has announced a new interest rate regime for unpaid taxes. The Minister of Finance, through a recent communique, directed the Federal Inland Revenue Service...

NCAA to audit Med-View Airlines over EU ban

A full-scale audit would soon be conducted on the operations of Med-view Airlines to ensure the safety of its aircraft.The Spokesperson of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Sam Adurogboye, disclosed this yesterday. He said the in-house audit was part of the engagement to ensure...

EU bars Nigerian carrier, Med-View Airline over safety concerns

The European Commission has barred a Nigerian carrier, Med-View Airline, from operating in its airspace over safety concerns. The airline is one of those under the EU Air Safety List Annex A, which have been banned from operating in Europe. A total of 181 airlines were...

FG to process all tourist, business visas in two days

LAGOS May 19  - Nigeria will process all tourist and business visas within two days, the vice president's office said on Friday, as Africa's largest economy, mired in recession, tries to improve the ease of doing business in the country. Applicants will be notified whether...

Edelman Trust Barometer Survey Report: Awosika, Momoh, others advocate trust culture for national development

  Lagos, Nigeria May 19, 2017: Eminent stakeholders across four critical institutions: government, business, media and non-governmental organisations have advocated the re-awakening of the culture of integrity, goodwill and trust in all spheres of our national life as a panacea to overcoming the myriad social,...

Jumia Travel set to launch hospitality report on Africa

by Olukayode Kolawole Barely 5 months after the launch of the much-anticipated Nigerian hospitality report, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, is set again to launch a report on the African hospitality industry on Thursday, May 25, 2017 in Lagos. The company will...

Nigerian CIOs must focus on the needs of the connected consumer

By Magnus Nmonwu, Regional Director for Sage in West Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, May 18, 2017/ -- The IDC CIO Summit (http://IDCCIOsummit.com), currently underway in Lagos, is focusing on how the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies will unleash innovation and productivity...

She Leads Africa launches accelerator for women-run businesses with Work in Progress! Alliance

The 2017 Accelerator will consist of 1 week residencies in the four locations where entrepreneurs will receive training from the SLA team and business leaders and experts LAGOS, Nigeria, May 15, 2017/ -- She Leads Africa (http://SheLeadsAfrica.org) has just opened applications for the 2017 She...