Mystery buyer pays $36m for Aluko’s New York penthouse

Aluko’s penthouse in Manhattan New York: sold to mystery buyer for $36m A yet-to-be identified  buyer has paid $36million for the luxury penthouse at the One57 tower in New York formerly owned by wanted  Nigerian oilman Kola Aluko. Quoting Bloomberg,  Curbed reported that the 79th floor apartment was sold at a  foreclosure auction. Kola Aluko: Penthouse sold at […]

My three key plans: Cement, then oil – then Arsenal FC – Dangote

Billionaire businessman Aliko Dangote in this interview with Francine Lacqua of Bloomberg Markets, says he chooses to make daring moves that others would shy away from. He also speaks on future investment plans. You’ve made billions in cement-something humans have produced for thousands of years. What did you figure out? I think actually what I […]

BOI disburses funds to over 1,000 Plateau women

The Bank of Industry (BoI) has disbursed loan facilities ranging from N10,000 to N50,000 to over 1,000 women entrepreneurs in Plateau State, under the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP). Tagged the  MarketMoni Alert, the  initiative is one of the Federal Government’s social intervention programmes aimed at helping micro enterprise operators in the country bridge […]

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 […]