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BlackBerry putting itself up for sale -

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

FERMA: A convergence of intent, engagement & perception -

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Nigeria Hits CNN’s List of World’s 12 sexiest accents…. -

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

N452t infrastructure funds from capital market coming -

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Getting the right staff for your business -

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Nigeria, others to re-evaluate Trans-Saharan gas project -

Monday, August 5, 2013

How Nigerians use social media -

Friday, August 2, 2013

NSIA to manage N3.4tr pension funds -

Friday, August 2, 2013

GOOGLE UNVEILS MOTO X SMARTPHONE… -

Friday, August 2, 2013

Nigerian Troops Return from Mali, Storm Borno -

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Our role in the $1.09b Malabu Oil mess, by Shell -

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

FG Can’t License Hotels, Hospitality Operators, Says Fashola -

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Why FG Must Urgently Invest in Efficient Rail System -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Lagos community begins energy generation from waste -

Monday, July 29, 2013

FG to privatise BoI, BoA in 2014 -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Cassava takes pride place in Nigeria’s agro-economy -

Monday, July 29, 2013

Future of Africa in food production depends on training, emerging technologies —Kabba college provost -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Will this fresh initiative against cyber crime work? -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Investors prefer Southwest, says LCCI -

Friday, July 26, 2013

Fed Govt stops project variation beyond 15% of initial cost -

Thursday, July 25, 2013

‘Nigeria’s agric development potentials extraordinary’

NIGERIA has the capacity to be the agricultural hub of Africa and the continent’s leader in food security, the President of Rockefeller Foundation, Dr Judith Rodin, has said. Rodin spoke after a session on financing agriculture with the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the Minister of Finance, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina in Abuja, yesterday. The Ford Foundation boss stressed that his visit to the country was to explore areas of collaboration between Nigeria and his organization, given the nation’s potentials in agricultural business. “We are here because we believe that Nigeria can take…

Nigeria canvasses regional integration in global trade

MINISTER of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and her Trade and Investment counterpart, Dr. Olusegun Aganga have called for implementation of single window system in the West and Central African sub-region in order to promote international trade and ensure cost-effective movement of goods within the sub region. The call came as the Federal Government yesterday approved the adoption of the single window concept in the nation’s international trade. Speaking at the opening of a sub-regional workshop organised by the African Shippers Council in collaboration with the Nigerian Shippers Council yesterday in Abuja, Okonjo-Iweala noted that the Asian nations had witnessed great…

Nigeria Plans To Boost Food Supply By 20 Million Tons in 3 years

Nigeria, which spends $10 billion a year importing wheat, sugar, rice and fish, plans to boost domestic food production by 20 million metric tons by 2015, according to the country’s agriculture ministry. Rice output will climb by 2 million tons in the period, while sorghum will advance by 1 million tons, Akinwunmi Adesina, the agriculture minister, said at a conference in London yesterday. The country also plans to boost cassava production by 17 million tons in a bid to reduce its reliance on wheat imports. Nigeria was the third-largest importer of U.S. wheat in the 2011-12 marketing year that ended…

Nigerian Govt needs N7 trillion to complete 6,294 projects

WITH over 6,294 ongoing projects by 30 Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), the country would need about N7 trillion to complete its developmental schemes, the Budget Office has revealed. The Federal Government yesterday said efforts to streamline the multiplicity of MDAs were on-going as the names of the review board members would be released within the next 10 days, noting that no new project would be accommodated in the 2013 budget. Besides, the Co-ordinating Minister of Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, disclosed at a consultative meeting with the organised private sector and civil society organisations on the…