4000 beneficiaries from Nasarawa, Benue, Plateau to get N200m loan

The Bank of Industry (BoI) under the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP) has signed an agreement with OXFAM Nigeria to disburse N200 million to OXFAM’s Village Saving and Loan Associations (VSLA) in Nasarawa, Benue and Plateau states. The Deputy Country Director Oxfam Nigeria, Mr. Constant Tchona, said yesterday in Abuja that the development was […]

$450m investment: Dangote’s pact signing with Niger shifted

$ A Memorandum of Understanding between Dangote Group and Niger State government earlier slated for yesterday has been shifted to next week, Daily Trust learnt. This is to enable the President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, to be personally present at the event as well as broaden the scope of the investment, a […]


COMMENTARY….. Impact Investing for Advancing Agricultural Economy & Innovation is initiated to showcase the competitiveness of Niger State in specific areas that enhance decision making for investments, the Honorable Commissioner Niger State Ministry of Commerce, Investment and Cooperatives, Hajiya Ramatu Mohammed Yar ‘adua confirmed She said in a bid to improve the business environment and […]

Yadda Tunkiya ta rikita masana kimiyya

Hakkin mallakar hotoAGRESEARCH Lokacin da wani manomi a yankin Otago na kasar New Zealand ya ga wata irin dabba a garkensa, sai ya dauka ko bunsurun ne ya yi wa akuyarsa Barbara. Dan bunsurun da aka haifa gashinsa a mike yake, mai laushi kamar ulun da ya yi kama da ganshin akuyar Turkawan Ankara da […]

Dangote reopens Savannah Sugar Company in Adamawa

Dangote By Yakubu Uba The Management of Savannah Sugar Company in Adamawa, a subsidiary of Dangote Group on Tuesday announced resumption of business after over one month of closure. The Group Managing Director, Sugar, Dangote Group, Abdullahi Sule made the announcement at a joint briefing with representatives of the company’s host community at Gyawana in […]

Dangote ya sayar da hannun jari mai yawa

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES Image captionAliko Dangote ya dade yana shiga cikin jerin attajiran dduniya da Forbes ke wallafawa Rukunin Kamfanonin Dangote ya sayar da hannun jari na miliyoyin daloli a kamfaninsa na siminti ga wasu masu zuba jari na kasashen waje a wani ciniki da ka iya juya akalar kasuwar hadahadar hannayen jari ta […]

How technology can help you lead a healthier life

On the occasion of World Health Day, it is necessary to reflect having a healthy lifestyle. Technology has never been full of variety in providing the tools and support for encouraging positive change. The trick is to think of it as a rule of three; mental wellbeing plus a consistent fitness regime plus good nutrition […]

Nigeria needs minds with zeal for entrepreneurship – Ade-Ojo

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Elizade Group of Companies, Chief Michael Ade-Ojo, has stressed the need to develop and mentor young minds in entrepreneurship as a critical factor for Nigeria to achieve true greatness. He made this known at the unveiling of the new logo of Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, to a select […]

The Queen has officially signed the Brexit Bill

LONDON — The Queen has officially signed the Brexit bill into law, paving the way for Prime Minister Theresa May to trigger Article 50 and initiate Britain’s formal exit from the European Union. Queen Elizabeth II gave the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill its royal assent shortly before 11:00 a.m. (GMT) on Thursday, meaning […]