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Remita’s innovation makes Abuja electricity payment seamless

Customers of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, in the Federal Capital Territory, Niger, Kogi and Nassarawa States can now buy their power tokens using Remita, Nigeria’s leading electronic payment solution.   This disclosure was made to ensure that customers of...

UBA Boss Advocates Curriculum Overhaul to Equip Graduates for Technology advancement

The Group Executive Director of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Mr Liadi Ayoku, has called for the overhaul of the training curriculum in financial institutions across Africa to reflect current technological realities, which according to him will reflect the modern business expectations and ensure...

Federation Account: FAAC to probe FIRS over N90 bn alleged underpayment

As Stakeholders Move to Stop NNPC from Collecting, Remitting Oil Royalty To check the controversy associated with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) remittances into the Federation Account, stakeholders in the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) are moving to stop the state oil company from...

Dangote Farms commissions tomatoes nursery to provide seedlings for farmers

In a bid to make Nigeria self-sufficient in tomato production, Dangote Tomatoes Processing Limited, owned by the younger brother of Africa’s richest man, Sani Dangote, has unveiled a N2.8 billion greenhouse nursery in Kano to supply the best quality tomato seedlings to...

U.S. Consulate, FSD Academy Train 121 Emerging Entrepreneurs in Port Harcourt

Port Harcourt---- The United States Consulate General Lagos in collaboration with Field of Skills and Dreams VTE Academy, on Wednesday, April 11, concluded the second edition of the Conference for Emerging Entrepreneurs which was held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. One hundred and twenty one...

TPT International appoints COO

This development, according to Adetokunbo Modupe, TPT’s Chairman and Lead Strategist, is to further strengthen the capacity of the company in its march to proffer creative solution to clients’ briefs and sustain innovation and professionalism in its operations TPT International Limited, a full-service public relations...

Nigeria’s Shippers Council signs MOU to suspend payment of container deposit

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council, NSC, yesterday commenced moves to stop the payment of container deposit fee by importers who sometimes never get refunded by shipping companies just as the agency has also concluded plans to sign a Memorandum of Understanding port charges. In a meeting...

Dangote educates customers on proper utilisation of cement

DANGOTE Cement Plc has embarked on a sensitisation campaign on the proper utilisation of cement in the construction industry. This follows some concerns from the public that the collapsing of buildings across Africa is being attributed to improper application of various cement brands meant for...

Diamond Bank Restates Commitment to SME Devt

Nume Ekeghe Diamond Bank Plc has said it will continue to empower SMEs through capacity building so as to enhance their businesses. The Credit Analyst at Diamond Bank, Mr. Cyprian Ofodum, said this yesterday while speaking at a workshop in Lagos, where an array of business...

NCDMB seeks Dangote Refinery partnership on local content act

Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has lauded the Dangote Refinery project over its compliance to the local content act, while expressing the board’s intention to further partner with Dangote Refinery for effective implementation of the act in the country’s oil and...