Government mulls palliatives for non-performing privatised firms
The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has announced plans to assist non-performing state-owned privatised firms. BPE Director General, Mr. Alex Okoh, made this disclosure yesterday at a stakeholders and investors forum in Abuja. He listed some of the palliatives to include waivers and the adjustment of other fiscal and monetary policies that are capable of…
FG reiterates commitment to promoting businesses
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has reiterated the commitment of the present administration to promoting the participation of the private sector in Nigeria’s strategic economic agenda.
BPE plans to unbundle NIPOST
The planned restructuring and modernisation of the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) will lead to creation of business components that will project the brand...
New regulation threatens N466b power sector loans
The nation’s banks could lose over N466 billion exposures to the power sector due to new policy by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).
‘Why states, workers are yet to get 10% equity in Discos’
The Director-General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Alex Okoh, has offered reason for the inability of the Federal Government to allot the 10 per cent equity shareholding in the privatised power distribution companies to the workers.
NPA, BPE parley on review of concession agreements
The clamour for the review of ports concession agreements may soon take effect, as the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) opens dialogue with the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) on the 11-year old document.
New BPE DG assumes office, urges dedication to duty
The newly appointed Director-General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex Okoh has pledge to ensure that privatized companies in the country give quality services to Nigerians.
BPE picks firm as advisers for commodity exchange sale
The Bureau of Public Enterprises [BPE] has selected Lead Capital Consortium as the preferred bidder for advisory services on the Nigeria Commodity Exchange (NCX) transaction.