Home / Business and Economy (page 4)

Business and Economy

CBN: Emefiele’s one good turn deserves another By Abba Adakole

Public offices are held in trust for the people. Therefore occupiers of public offices are the golden fish that have no hiding place.  It is thus instructive that they should justify their appointments by demonstrating competence, accountability, discipline and leadership. These virtues approximate the essence of every successful public office holder. …

Read More »

NDDC steps up partnership with EU on sustainable water projects

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, says it will strengthen its collaboration with the European Union, EU, through the Niger Delta Support Programme, NDSP, to resuscitate abandoned water infrastructure across the nine Niger Delta states. The NDDC Acting Managing Director, Prof. Nelson Brambaifa, stated this when a delegation from the EU-funded …

Read More »

Konga joins Intel’s coveted partner acceleration program    

Nigeria’s foremost e-Commerce powerhouse, Konga has been migrated to the Retail Accelerator Program of global technology giant Intel, thereby becoming the first e-Commerce company in Sub-Saharan Africa to achieve this feat. Konga’s elevation to the new retail channel program takes effect from Q2’19. Making the announcement, Olabanji Womiloju, Consumer Manager …

Read More »

NIMASA, NLNG collaboration rescued MV ORC4 vessel …Ship owner expresses appreciation for prompt intervention 

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has denied reports that it failed to provide assistance to a distressed vessel resulting in the sinking of the vessel and loss of lives, noting that it actually facilitated the rescue of the vessel, which it said, is presently “at the ORC …

Read More »

Dangote Cement targets $600m annual exports to African countries … Fetes  Distributors

  President of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, has restated his Group’s commitment to Nigeria’s economic development through continuous innovation, value creation and investments. This is just as he disclosed that Dangote Cement’s exports to other countries are targeted to rise to $600m annually, with the management intensifying efforts at …

Read More »

NIMASA committed to developing Blue Economy through capacity building – Dakuku …Charges Media on Investigative Journalism

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has reiterated that the Agency remains committed to growing the ideals of the blue economy by bringing to the fore adequate knowledge of the sector in line with the capacity building drive of the Agency. …

Read More »