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The Nigeria Government appeals to Dangote to complete refinery before 2019
08-01-2017 | 10:03:40
The Federal Government has said it relies heavily on the Dangote refinery to fulfill its promise to Nigerians to end fuel importation by December 2019.


Dangote Cement records 12.6% Sales volume increase across Africa
07-31-2017 | 12:13:02
Dangote Cement, Africa’s largest cement producer, has announced its unaudited results for the six months ended 30th June 2017, posting a 12.6 percent increase in sales volume across Africa.


Western Lotto brings international lottery brands to Nigerian market
07-31-2017 | 09:51:12
With the support of a UK firm, entertainment and gaming company Western Lotto Nigeria Limited entered the Nigerian market July 10 with five international lottery games and pledged to change the landscape of gaming in the country.


Indorama unveils $1.5 billion fertilizer plant, inaugurated by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo
07-31-2017 | 09:48:00
Acting Nigerian President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated a giant world-class fertilizer plant, built by Indorama Eleme Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited at a cost of $1.5 billion.


FirstBank’s Financial Literacy Program berths in Eastern Nigeria
07-31-2017 | 09:36:09
First Bank of Nigeria has expanded its Financial Literacy program to the Eastern part of the country with the launch of its Financial Literacy program for Secondary Schools in Ebonyi State, under the auspices of the FirstBank FutureFirst Program.


Total partners with Blackbit on distribution of solar home solution
07-31-2017 | 08:55:09
Total Nigeria Plc and Blackbit Limited signed a Solar Home Solution distribution agreement. This Solar Product distribution partnership is aimed at facilitating seamless nationwide access to Solar energy products.


Union Bank unveils innovations on its digital banking platforms
07-27-2017 | 11:18:30
Union Bank unveiled a plethora of digital banking solutions at an interactive media event on Wednesday 26th July, 2017 at the Heritage Place, Ikoyi, Lagos.


Nigerian stocks hit new two-year highs, led by banking sector
07-27-2017 | 10:30:00
Nigeria's benchmark index hit new two-year highs on Tuesday, led by banking shares after the central bank said it was committed to opening up the local currency market to investors.


Guinness Nigeria presents details of the N40 billion rights issue to shareholders
07-27-2017 | 10:04:00
Guinness Nigeria Plc has presented a detailed breakdown of its plans to raise N39,700,688,598 by way of rights issue to its existing shareholders.


DH2i signs strategic reseller agreement with IGWET Consulting
07-27-2017 | 09:57:30
DH2i has entered into a strategic reseller agreement with one of Nigeria's premier IT services and solutions firms, IGWET Consulting.


Nigeria Senate reviewing NHIS Act for affordable, quality healthcare
07-25-2017 | 15:06:25
The chairman, Senate committee on Health Sen. Lanre Tejuoso says the Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to make healthcare delivery affordable in the country.


OPEC moves to cap Nigerian oil output, boost compliance
07-25-2017 | 14:38:00
OPEC moved on Monday to cap Nigerian oil output and called on several members to boost compliance with production cuts to help clear excessive global stocks and support flagging prices.


Uber amps up security in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya
07-25-2017 | 11:16:00
After the successful implementation of an intelligent new safety feature was introduced to Uber driver-partners in South Africa early this year, the company has announced that the same feature will be implemented in other markets in Africa.


British Government to Invest in Pipeline Infrastructure, Gas, Power
07-24-2017 | 11:14:00
The British Government has expressed its readiness to invest in pipeline infrastructure, renewable energy, gas and power of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry.


BBM Messenger partners with Ariiyatickets to offer event tickets service to users in Nigeria
07-24-2017 | 10:27:03
Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has launched Event Tickets inside Discover with partner, Ariiyatickets.


Daily Gas Supply to Power Plants Increases by 64%
07-24-2017 | 09:21:20
The average national daily gas supply to the nation’s power plants has risen by 64 per cent, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Financial and Operations Report for May 2017 released in Abuja has said.


Nigeria to rake in $1.2bn from commercialising drone services
07-20-2017 | 11:17:38
The Federal Government has concluded plans to put a policy in place for the regulation of use of drones for commercial purposes.


NNPC R&D collaborates with Halliburton for Oil Search in Inland Basins
07-20-2017 | 10:49:45
A new vista has been added to the ongoing search for commercial hydrocarbon in the inland sedimentary basins by the Research and Development Division of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation in collaboration with US based Halliburton.


Afreximbank, Kings College Hospital enter agreement with Health Ministry for Healthcare Centre of Excellence in Nigeria
07-20-2017 | 10:00:00
The African Export-Import Bank, Kings College Hospital, London, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health have entered into a memorandum of understanding to collaborate in developing a centre of excellence for healthcare in Nigeria.


Etisalat Nigeria rebrands, now 9Mobile
07-18-2017 | 13:17:00
The embattled Etisalat Nigeria on Thursday rallied to move away from the shadows of its troubles by taking a new brand name.