Wednesday, 18th May 2022
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11 Jan
Transactions on the equities sector of the Nigerian Exchange (NGX) market capitalisation increased by N28 billion yesterday, amid sustained bargain hunting in BUA foods and 27 stocks.
13 Dec
Despite the closeness of plants to Lagos, cement prices are shooting beyond the roof in reaction to price hike by the manufacturers recently.
15 Nov 2021
The harsh operating environment aggravated by COVID-19 disruptions and foreign exchange liquidity crisis has caused the fortunes of local manufacturing firms to plunge by 50 per cent in the first half (H1) of 2021.
8 Sep 2021
BUA Group is set to commence the construction of a 2,000tonnes/day Plaster of Paris (Gypsum Powder) production plant. This was made known during the signing of an agreement between BUA...
30 Jun 2021
French President, Emmanuel Macron has inaugurated the France-Nigeria Business Council – a private sector initiative to enhance business relations between the two countries with Abdul Samad Rabiu
19 May 2021
The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) extended losses to two consecutive sessions, yesterday, as more blue-chip stocks, including Portland Paints and Products and BUA Cement, depreciated, resulting in a further decline in the All-Share Index (ASI) by 0.72 per cent. The all-share index (ASI) dropped by 283.95 absolute points, representing a decline of 0.72 per cent…
17 Apr 2021
Prices of cement has increased by 67 per cent in the South East states of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo, the News Agency of Nigeria
16 Apr 2021
BUA Cement Company has presented drugs and other medical items to seven Primary Healthcare Centres in the Wamakko Local Government Area of Sokoto State
15 Apr 2021
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state has waded into the dispute between Dangote and BUA companies owned by two business moguls from the state.
15 Apr 2021
With the signing of a progress acknowledgment statement between BUA Group and Axens of France for the former's proposed 200,000barrels per day refinery in Akwa Ibom, the Group has expressed optimism about completing the project before 2025.
13 Apr 2021
Lamenting the misinformation in certain quarters, the management of Dangote Cement Plc, yesterday, denied any form of price increase, clarifying that the product from its factories and plants nationwide...
17 Feb 2021
Abdul-Samad Rabiu is the Chairman of BUA Group. In this interview, he talks about opportunities and challenges in Nigeria’s industrial sector, especially as it relates to policies that can help to check inflation


21 mins ago
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arrested a former managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Nsima Ekere, for alleged contract fraud to the tune of N47bn. An official of the agency confirmed the arrest to The Guardian. Ekere was picked up by officials of the Lagos office of the…
2 hours ago
Taylor Swift on Wednesday received an honorary degree from New York University. The singer received a Doctor of Fine Arts, honoris causa, and delivered the commencement speech to the 2022 graduates at the Yankee Stadium. NYU awarded the Red singer the degree after Rolling Stone magazine writer Brittany Spanos gave a course on Swift's musical legacy. The…
2 hours ago
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled its governorship and House of Representatives primary elections to Thursday, May 26.
3 hours ago
Disney+ has released the trailer for Marvel's She-Hulk: Attorney at Law. The new Marvel series stars as She-Hulk/Jennifer Walters, a lawyer specialising in superhuman-oriented legal cases. At The Walt Disney Company's 2022 Upfront presentation in New York on Tuesday, the show's executive producer Kevin Feige, president of Marvel Studios and chief creative officer of Marvel,…
3 hours ago
Squid Game creator Hwang Dong-hyuk, has hinted that the show's second season maybe even more dramatic than its first.  The creator speaking to Variety revealed that the second season of the famed Korean series would question whether humanity can conquer all as a united front.  He said, "Humanity is going to be put to a test…