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NEPC tasks exporters, SMEs on access to AU’s procurement network

NEPC tasks exporters, SMEs on access to AU’s procurement network

Worried about the nation’s inability to benefit from the procurement programmes, despite being a key member of African Union (AU), the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC),

FG issues final order to multiChoice on tariff review

FG issues final order to multiChoice on tariff review

The Federal Competition & Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) has issued a final order on tariff review to MultiChoice Nigeria Limited. The latest order primarily focused 

Africa FDI rises as global investment declines to $1.3trillion

Africa FDI rises as global investment

Although global foreign direct investment (FDI) flows suffered a setback of about 13 per cent in 2018, with inflows sliding to $1.3 trillion from $1.5

Federally collected revenue hits N795.31bn in April

Federally collected revenue hits N795.31bn in April

Federally collected revenue was N795.31 billion for the month of April 2019, dropping below its monthly budget projection, according to the Monthly Economic Report of

Lifting informal sector with micro pension plan: Pencom

Lifting Informal Sector With Micro Pension Plan: Pencom

OHN ADETUNJI writes that the extension of the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) to the informal sector and the flexibility of its operation are part of the

Oil pipeline vandalism affecting investment – Shell

Oil pipeline vandalism affecting investment, says Shell

Citing the danger of continuous sabotage to people and environment, and attendant loss of revenue, Shell Nigeria has called for stakeholders’ support to curb the incessant

CBN refutes bloomberg report, says no change in exchange rate structure

CBN refutes bloomberg report, says no change in exchange rate structure

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Wednesday described as false, a Bloomberg report which stated that there has been a change in the country’s

9mobile offers customers with bonus airtime

9mobile offers customers with bonus airtime

9mobile is rewarding subscribers with bonus airtime on their recharges for calls and data in its newest 9x Offer. The 9x Offer is a big

ANAN urges improvement in ERGP implementation

ANAN urges improvement in ERGP implementation

The new President, Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Prof. Muhammad Mainoma, has urged the Federal Government to improve the pace of implementing the

Extramile Africa offers N4m soft loans to MSMEs

Extramile Africa offers N4m soft loans to MSMEs

To drive financial inclusion and social empowerment for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMES), a fintech firm, Extramile Africa, has offered N4 million worth soft loans.

Ikeja Electric launches MAP scheme

Ikeja Electric launches MAP scheme

The Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) has commenced massive metering of its unmetered customers with the launch of the Meter Asset Provider (MAP) scheme with

Regulator moves to promote local content in tech ecosystem

Regulator moves to promote local content in tech ecosystem

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has restated government’s commitment to promoting local content in the Nigeria through the development of digital skills among start-ups in