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Top five business risks for West Africa in 2018 - Control Risks report
18-12-2017 | 12:16:45
As Nigeria exits the recession of 2017, investor sentiment across West Africa is likely to experience uplift in 2018. Still, political uncertainty ahead of Nigeria’s 2019 presidential elections and on-going security concerns are among the key risks for businesses operating in the region.
African Development Bank supports Nigerian Government’s economic recovery efforts
31-10-2017 | 12:14:13
The African Development Bank wishes to categorically refute the statement that it has “called off loans to Nigeria”, as reported in Reuters and credited to AfDB Vice-President for Power, Energy, Climate and Green Growth Amadou Hott.
World Bank Statement on Support to Nigeria
16-10-2017 | 10:25:25
In 2015, the Government of Nigeria requested World Bank support to respond to the humanitarian and development crisis in the North East of Nigeria.
Northern States Governors Forum picks GE to boost healthcare development in Nigeria
16-10-2017 | 09:11:06
The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has selected GE Healthcare, a global provider of transformational medical technologies and services, as a long-term partner to revitalize healthcare infrastructure in the Northern States.
Buhari administration engages national assembly, chief justice in new ease of doing business action plan
26-09-2017 | 14:02:00
The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), which is chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, will, on Tuesday, consider new and specific initiatives to be implemented over a 60-day period in the National Action Plan 2.0.
Nigeria's Shoreline Energy multiplies country's gas supply efforts to aid local government
12-09-2017 | 09:02:00
Shoreline Energy and The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited have signed an agreement to explore opportunities to buy, market, distribute and sell natural gas to consumers and companies in Victoria Island.
Dangote, GrowAfrica and Nigeria Agribusiness Group sign MoU for more investment in agriculture
14-08-2017 | 11:01:00
As part of efforts to boost private sector’s investment in agriculture, Dangote Group, GrowAfrica and Nigeria Agribusiness Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
Indorama unveils $1.5 billion fertilizer plant, inaugurated by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo
31-07-2017 | 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.
Nigeria Senate reviewing NHIS Act for affordable, quality healthcare
25-07-2017 | 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.
Senate approves NYSC for Nigeria Open University graduates
11-07-2017 | 11:09:58
The Senate of Nigeria has approved the National Youth Service Corps scheme for graduates of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).