Nigerians defying desert, Mediterranean Sea to Europe on their own, warns Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, warned that Nigerians defying the harsh desert conditions and the Mediterranean Sea to illegally migrate...
Nigeria, Germany sign pacts on agric, commerce
Nigeria and Germany on Friday in Abuja signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in agriculture and commerce.The first agreement was signed between the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) and the German-Africa Business Association.
‘Proposed five per cent credit facility to MSMEs will stimulate economy’
The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has stated that the proposed five per cent credit facility for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs) will help to stimulate the economy. Indeed, the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, had announced that government will institute a 5% credit facility for MSMEs, adding that…
Wfm 91.7, NWTF, WIPF hold first Women Aspirants Summit in Abuja
Women Radio 91.7, Nigerian Women Trust Fund (NWTF) and Women in Politics Forum (WIPF) this week organized the maiden edition of their Women Aspirants Summit in Abuja.
Women mobilise for effective participation ahead of 2019 polls
Scores of female contestants under the aegis of Women Aspirants Summit yesterday in Abuja mobilised for effective participation in politics as the 2019 general elections draw nearer.
NACCIMA harps on improved power, infrastructure for manufacturers’ competitiveness
The National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has urged the Federal Government to address issues of infrastructure...
NACCIMA explains apathy to AfCFTA ratification
The National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called on the Federal Government to ratify the Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) citing that apathy towards the treaty was spurred by fear of dumping from other African countries. According to NACCIMA, only six per cent of the excluded products…
Non-oil exporters await promissory notes as EEG backlog hits N350 billion
Prolonged approvals from the National Assembly for non-oil export incentives under the revised Export Expansion Grant (EEG) scheme, also known as the Export Credit Certificate has further increased the backlog of unpaid incentives to at least N350 billion.
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.
Olukanni is NACCIMA new DG
The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), has appointed Ambassador Ayoola Olukanni as its new Director General, replacing Emmanuel Cobham, who recently left association. Olukanni graduated from the University of Ife (now OAU) in 1979 with a first degree in Social Sciences (Political Science). He joined the Nigerian diplomatic service…