World Bank Ranks Nigeria Among Top 20 Improvers

Two years after it moved up 24 places in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business index, Nigeria recorded another milestone Friday with the apex bank naming it “one of the top-20 improvers in doing business out of 190 countries.”

According to...

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Ethiopian Airline emerges official carrier for LGC 2019 Canada-Nigeria Business&Investment summit

The Ethiopian Airline has signed an agreement with the Leadership and Governance Canada Inc. (LGC) hence emerging the official airline carrier for the coming Canada-Nigeria Business & Investment Summit (CNISC) holding in Toronto from October 9th to 12th, 2019.

In a press statemen...

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Nigeria Dominates Africa’s Most Inspiring Businesses’ Ranking

A list identifying and celebrating Africa’s most inspiring businesses is made of up of 97 Nigerian firms, which accounted for 27 percent of the total, the highest among countries surveyed in the region. The second edition of the ‘Companies to Inspire Africa’ report, which was launched in Lagos yesterda...

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Nigeria: World Bank Approves $150 Million to Enhance Mining Sector

The World Bank’s Board today approved a $150 million credit to enhance the contribution of the mining sector to the Nigerian economy. The project will help establish a strong foundation for mining sector development and enhance competitiveness by improving information infrastructure and knowledge, strengthening of...

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Free Trade Must Be Fair Trade, Says Buhari

Nigeria officially joined the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Agreement Sunday in Niamey at the opening of the African Union (AU) Summit.

President Buhari appended his signature to the treaty at exactly 10: 47 a.m. in the presence of African Heads of State...

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Nigeria has cordial relationship with Germany – SGF

BOSS Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, SGF, has disclosed that Nigeria has a warm and cordial relationship with Germany.

He stated this when he received Bernhard Schlagheck, outgoing German Ambassador to Nigeria,  in his office.

The SGF, noted the excellent bi-lateral relation...

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Nigeria’s Gas development: The Chevron Nigeria Limited’s Success Story

The development of Nigeria’s vast gas resources has been one of the major policy thrusts of successive governments in Nigeria.  It is worthy of note that Nigeria is blessed with resources for growth and global competition in gas. According to the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, Nigeria has the largest...

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Zenith Bank chairman expresses optimism for more investments in the Nigerian economy

The Founder/Chairman of Zenith Bank, Mr. Jim Ovia, has expressed optimism for more investments in the Nigerian economy.

This is coming few days ahead of the second-quarter earnings season with investors keen on expected future earnings as a guide to positioning for investments in the Nigerian market.
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