How to grow states’ IGR without increasing taxes
The projected monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of Lagos State Government for 2018 was N60bn, but at the end of the year, it got about N382bn instead...
Debt overhang looms in Nigeria
In a recent paper by Brookings on the danger of accumulation of debt by African countries, he expressed concerns for African countries racking up debts.
‘Technology is key to unlocking dairy sub-sector value chain’
To harness adequately the huge potential of the dairy sub-sector of the Nigerian economy, experts in the industry have canvassed the deployment of technology...
Regus opens virtual offices in Lagos
Regus, a global workspace provider, has reiterated its resolve to focus on the future of virtual offices in Nigeria, as panacea to improving the nation’s economy.
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo Launches Phase Two of TraderMoni and MarketMoni in Anambra
The Muhammadu Buhari-led administration remains dedicated to lifting more Nigerians out of poverty through interest and collateral free loans, hence, the second phase of the TraderMoni and MarketMoni project has been launched. Started in 2016, the loans are targeted at small scale traders and artisans, giving them access to much needed loans that can grow their businesses and transform the local economy. This was why on Friday, May 3rd 2019, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo visited two markets in Anambra state— Ochanja Market, Onitsha and Eke Awka, Awka— to assess the impact of the schemes and formally flag-off the second phase of the loan disbursements there.
‘We aim to remain a premium brand built on trust’
Chinedum Okereke is the Managing Director of The La Casera Company Plc, (TLCC) makers of La Casera Apple. Okereke, who has over 28 years experience in the drink industry spanning 28 countries joined TLCC last year. In this interview with TOBI AWODIPE, Okereke takes a look at the country’s soft drink market, how elections caused…
We want more Nigerian companies to participate at K 2019
The K 2019 show holding in Düsseldorf, is the world´s number one trade show for plastics and rubber and I´m in charge of the global portfolio plastics...
TraderMoni, MarketMoni record over 7,000 new beneficiaries in Benue State
The empowerment of petty and small-scale market traders by the Federal Government through the TraderMoni and MarketMoni initiatives of the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Program (GEEP), continued in Benue state, the food basket of the nation, with a special market activation in two popular markets—Markudi Modern Market and Wurukum Market.