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Lagos partners Ford Foundation on transformation of Onikan to Africa’s tourism hub…Initiative to engender regeneration of Lagos Island

The Lagos State Government has sealed a major partnership with world’s second largest private foundation, Ford Foundation on the total regeneration of Lagos Island and transformation of Onikan axis to a major tourism hub in Africa. Briefing Government House Correspondents after a strategic meeting held at Lagos House in Ikeja …

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FG wants US technical support to develop Transportation and Agriculture sectors

  Nigeria will appreciate the assistance of the United States of America in providing technical support for the development of transportation infrastructure and its agricultural sector as the country intensifies work on its economic diversification project. The Budget and National Planning Minister, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma told the USAID/Nigeria Mission …

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GTBank gets double honors at Euromoney Awards ….. Wins Nigeria’s Best Bank & Africa’s Best Bank for SMEs

Foremost African financial institution; Guaranty Trust Bank Plc reaffirmed its position as a leading global brand with its recent recognition as ‘Nigeria’s Best Bank & Africa’s Best Bank for SMEs’ during the 2017 Euromoney Awards which held in London on Thursday, July 06, 2017 at the prestigious Tower of London. …

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Hensen Demonstration School Benin lifts 2017 NNPC/Shell Cup …Arase, Mavis win training trip to Holand

The 19th edition of Nigeria’s biggest youth football championship, NNPC/Shell Cup, came to a thrilling climax on Tuesday with the crowning of Hensen Demonstration School, Benin City as the 2017 champions. Two members of the team, Arase Iyobor and Mavis Ahunwan, emerged the Most Valuable Players (MVPs) and winners of …

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Maritime Varsity: NIMASA works closely with other agencies of government – Dr. Dakuku – Says capacity building needed to sustain maritime sector growth

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), is working closely with some Agencies of Government at both Federal and State levels to ensure that academic activities at the Nigerian Maritime University (NMU) commence next academic session. The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside who stated this during this …

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Nigeria inches closer to 40 billion barrels oil reserve target …As NNPC/FIRST JV secures over $700 million Schlumberger funding for New Fields

The plan by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to grow the nation’s crude oil reserves to 40 billion barrels by the year 2020 received a major boost on Thursday with the execution of a tripartite agreement in Abuja. The agreement, according to a statement by Ndu Ughamadu, Group General …

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Nigeria: Oby Ezekwesili debuts in first episode of Forbes Woman Africa, Against The Odds with Peace Hyde

“How can Nigeria continue to dance on the graves of our children”, Oby Ezekwesili debuts in first episode of Forbes Woman Africa, Against The Odds with Peace Hyde In the first episode, Oby Ezekwesili, creator of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign talks about her harrowing experience in fighting corruption in Nigeria  The …

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