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MDXi’s Azure Stack Platform enables JMG, others with critical applications hosting

Lagos, Nigeria – March 10, 2020: Following the launch of its Microsoft Azure Stack service, MDXi, MainOne’s data center subsidiary, becomes the first service provider in Nigeria to deliver Azure consistent services from an in-country data center. MDXi’s Stack platform provided in partnership with...

February allowance not consumed on corona-virus, NYSC addresses corpers

Peters okafor The National Youth Service Corps on Monday denied it had spent the February allowances of corps members on the fight against the spread of coronavirus in the country The NYSC said the reports emanated from mischief-makers and that they were making efforts to apprehend...

Heatwave: Schneider Electric sensitises Alaba market on safety practices

Following the recent spike in temperature which has resulted in intense heatwaves affecting residents across Lagos, Schneider Electric has concluded an electrical safety sensitization campaign to avert possible hazards at home and work places. The Road show which was held at the Alaba international market, Lagos was...

Nigeria’s barite consumption may hit $96mln, as govt bars importation

Nigeria bans barite importation The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Architect Olamilekan Adegbite, has disclosed that Federal Government will soon ban barite importation into the country. This was made known at a one-day Stakeholders Forum on Local Barite Development in Nigeria’ held...

Fit to lead: Golden tips for sales leaders

by Babs Olugbemi We cannot over-emphasised what leaders are expected to do all the time. Leaders are to achieve the result. Not one-off positive outcome but sustainable results. One of the essential functions that ensure the continuity of business organisations is the sales function....

NDIC liquidates 425 financial institutions

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) had by December 2019 liquidated 425 financial institutions. An Assistant Director (AD) in the Insurance and Surveillance Department of the NDIC, Mr John Abiodun, disclosed this at the Quarterly Forum of the Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN),...

Lagos state won’t back down on Motorcycles and Tricycles Ban – Hamzat

The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat has reaffirmed that the State Government will not reconsider its decision on its ban of motorcycles and tricycles from major roads to secure lives and reduce vices in the state. The Deputy Governor noted...

Pandemonium hits Nigeria’s Lagos state, investment stalls over Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s Trumpian Ban of Local motorbike taxi as unemployment rise

Nigeria, a country where politicians and public servants dont care about the plights of voters or electorates who voted to put them in governance, Once Once an ordinary candidates gets into governance, he forgets about their needs or repaying the dividends of democracy...

Sanwo-Olu seeks equal trade partnership between UK, Africa

...Gov Attends Investment Summit In London Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has called for equal partnership between United Kingdom and African countries if it hoped to have genuine global development. Speaking to journalists at the sideline of the UK-Africa Investment Summit that opened in London...

Kano govt sets up committee to checkmate ‘media excesses’

Kano State’s executive council has sanctioned the constitution of a technical committee to look into the issue of professional misconduct and abuse of privilege by media organisations in the state. The state’s commissioner for information, Muhammad Garba, said this on Saturday while briefing journalists on...