Friday, 1st December 2023

BUA Foods

16 Oct
Less than two weeks after announcing the reduction in the price of cement from N5500/6000 to the ex-factory price of N3, 500 per bag, the BUA Group has increased the prices of sugar, flour and spaghetti products. While the price slash in cement is yet to be felt by consumers across the country as the…
6 Sep
Transactions on the equities sector of the Nigeria Exchange Limited (NGX) sustained rising profile yesterday, as bargain-hunting in BUA Foods Plc and 29 others spurred N30 billion rise in the overall market capitalisation. At the close of transactions, the all-share index (ASI), which measures the performance of listed firms, rose by 5.54 points or 0.08…
29 Aug
Following gains recorded by many blue-chip stocks, especially BUA Foods and SFS Real Estate, transactions on the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) reopened upbeat, yesterday, as market capitalisation appreciated by N324 billion.
8 Aug
Following increased appetite in MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTNN) and 24 other stocks, the Nigerian equities market reopened in an upbeat, yesterday, with market capitalisation gaining N75 billion.
20 Dec 2022
Following gains in BUA Foods and GTCO, the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) sustained gains at the reopening of transactions yesterday, causing market capitalisation to appreciate further by N54 billion.


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A Pakistani policeman was killed when militants attacked a polio vaccination team on Friday, police said, the latest casualty in the country's long campaign against the crippling disease. Pakistan and neighbouring Afghanistan are the only two countries where polio remains endemic and vaccination teams are frequently targeted by militants. The latest incident occurred in Malik…
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The Osun government has approved the payment of the 57-month diverted salaries of some of the judiciary staff in the state.
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More than 30 people were feared trapped Friday in a mine collapse in a Zambian region known for illegal open-cast digging for copper, a minister said. "May I just inform the nation that we have a tragedy brewing in Chingola," Home Affairs Minister Jack Mwiimbu told parliament. "We have more than 30 people under the…
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An Israeli government spokesman said Friday that the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas "will now take the mother of all thumpings" after a truce in the Gaza Strip expired and hostilities resumed. "Unfortunately, Hamas decided to terminate the pause by failing to release all the kidnapped women," government spokesman Eylon Levy told a briefing. "Having chosen…
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Adeyemi Idowu, professionally known as Yhemolee, has taken legal action against singer Lil Frosh, filing a N200 million defamation lawsuit. This move comes in response to recent public allegations made by Lil Frosh, who claimed Yhemolee slapped him for failing to greet him. Yhemolee, expressing his innocence, shared details of the lawsuit via his Instagram…
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Yango partner drivers to benefit from unlimited data packages ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, 1 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Yango has joined forces with MTN to improve the working conditions of its partner drivers. The international ride-hailing company has teamed up with MTN, a leading telecommunications company, to offer drivers free data packages for the Yango Pro app. This collaboration…
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Guinea-Bissau's army said Friday it was holding the leader of the security forces unit involved in overnight clashes in the capital and had the situation under control. Gunfire was heard for part of the night and early on Friday in Bissau, in exchanges between members of the national guard and presidential guard special forces, an…
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Nigerian singer Simi, shared a letter with her fans, talking about how the music biz can be tricky. She didn't release as much music as she wanted this year, but she thanked her fans for sticking with her. She said, "My year didn’t go as planned. Life is unpredictable." Simi only dropped one song, a…
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The political trajectory of Sunday Steve Karimi, Senator representing Kogi West in the 10th National Assembly is one dotted by many bends and twists. The son of a subsistence farmer, Karimi hails from the predominantly Christian community of Egbe, Yagba West Local Council in present day Kogi State. Propelled only by determination, perseverance and self-discipline,…
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The 2023 CFA Institute Africa Investment Conference, themed "The Emergence of Africa: A Rethink or a Re-strategizing?" was a two-day event hosted by CFA Society Nigeria in collaboration with CFA Institute. The conference convened leading investment professionals, policymakers, and industry experts to delve into the substantial potential of Africa as an attractive investment destination.