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Sanwo-Olu signs N1.76 trillion Lagos ‘Budget of Continuity’ into law  

Fiscal document speaks to residents’ aspirations, promises prudent implementation Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, signed the State’s N1.768 trillion “Budget of Continuity” into law to consolidate development strides of his administration and satisfy the yearnings of the residents. The Governor said the fiscal document not only “aggressively” focus …

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New Naira: Zulum orders emergency Microfinance Banks as 25 of  Borno’s 27 LGAs lack banking services

… Wants branches at Gwoza, Monguno this week Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, has directed the State Ministry of Finance and that of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation to, in accordance with regulatory procedures, hastily establish branches of Borno’s existing Microfinance Bank, as well as/and ICT centres across …

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How Africa can feed itself, produce surplus for export – Buhari  

· Welcomes provision of $538.05 million to Nigeria by ADB, other partners for special agro-industrial processing zones  President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Dakar urged African leaders to demonstrate political will and re-commit themselves to transformation of agriculture in the continent. In his goodwill message to the Feed Africa Summit …

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Union Bank reiterates support for small businesses at BusinessDay Top 100 SME Conference 

  Lagos, Nigeria Leading financial institution, Union Bank of Nigeria, has reiterated their support for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the country to drive increased growth and development. This commitment was made during the recently held ‘Top 100 Fastest Growing SMEs in Nigeria’ conference hosted by Business Day newspaper. The …

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Konga shopper, Mrs. Jebutu delighted at upcoming mentorship session with Ekeh, Zinox boss

Mrs. Molayo Jebutu, one of the customers of Konga, Nigeria’s leading composite e-commerce giant, selected for the all-expense paid Knowledge Weekend programme with the Chairman, Zinox Group, Leo Stan Ekeh, has expressed her excitement and expectations from the exclusive mentorship session. Mrs. Jebutu, who confessed to be an ardent and …

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Buhari flags off Lekki Deep Sea Port, others in ‘Lagos Festival of Projects’ commissioning visit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday officially inaugurated the Lekki Deep Sea Port located in Itoke village, Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos, observing the offloading from CMA CGM Mozart at the Quay. The President arrived earlier on a two-day visit for a “Lagos Festival of Projects” commissioning. His aircraft touched the ground at 3:33pm …

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Buhari to Sanwo-Olu: “You are doing well;” Inaugurates Lagos Rice Mill in Imota  

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commended Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the State Government’s revolution in the agriculture sector, especially in rice production. The President told Governor Sanwo-Olu in a simple sentence “You are doing Well.” He spoke during the inauguration of the Lagos Rice Mill in …

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Conference to teach Christian youths how to prosper coming soon 

Christian youths from across Africa will be coming together for an International Billionaire Christians Conference (IBCC) where they would be taught the sound principles of prospering through establishing and running genuine businesses. The gathering, planned for the Redemption Camp, Kilometre 46, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, in Ogun State, is in obedience to …

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