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19 May 2021
Lagos State Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. Lola Akande, has revealed that the capital base of the 2359 cooperative societies in the state has increased to N33 billion.
7 Aug 2020
Despite the struggling nature of Nigeria’s electronic commerce (eCommerce) sector, which has led to the quitting of several operators, one of the surviving players, Konga
8 Jun 2020
Globally, banks occupy a primal locale in the annals of commerce and business. They are portrayed in some quarters as one of the engines that propel the wheels of economic progression
27 May 2020
The Onitsha Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ONICCIMA), has attributed the lack of buffer in the economy to successive government’s poor commitment
20 Sep 2019
Having listened to a plethora of presentations and read a host of articles and academic writings on how to bridge the existing digital divide on the continent, one marginalised group seems to come to mind.
10 Jun 2019
The skewed framework of the federal system, which we practise deceives compatriots and others alike into focusing on the activities of the Federal Government and ignoring the patronage-politics, which characterises governance in the constituent parts of the federation – the states and to a greater degree in the local governments. The chief executives at those…
29 May 2019
Head, Communications and Technology Desk, ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, reports that in the last four years, the communications sector saw many written plans, but little or no successful implementation. After forming his cabinet, some six months after inauguration as the president in 2015, the charge, Muhammadu Buhari handed his ministers was for them to go and make…
18 May 2019
Dubai welcomed 4.75 million international overnight visitors in the first quarter of 2019, posting over two per cent increase in tourism volumes compared to the same period last year according to the latest data released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism). Steadily picking up from a stable 2018 performance, Dubai’s tourism…
15 May 2019
Founded in 2016 with a mission to promote a more positive image of Africa and Africans to the world, WISH Africa, a social enterprise in the form of media and marketing platform with focus on culture, commerce and its development in Africa will launch its inaugural expo come June 8, in London. The maiden edition will showcase the…
11 Feb 2019
The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has promised to give priority attention to agriculture and Commerce, if elected President. He made the promise while addressing party supporters at the rally held at the Sani Abacha stadium, Kofar Mata in Kano on Sunday. He said if given the mandate in forthcoming general elections,…
29 Oct 2018
The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) and some experts in the nation’s insurance industry have advised practitioners to collaborate with religious and community leaders to increase penetration.   The experts, made the call at the yearly Insurance Consumers Colloquial that kicked -off in Lagos, with the theme: “Stimulating Insurance Consumers’ Trust in Nigeria”, organised by organised CPC,…
9 Jul 2018
The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Mrs. Olayinka Oladunjoye, has declared that Lagos State is ready and open for business. She made the declaration at the weekend at the launch of a global campaign tagged “Lagos To The World” at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island. “We are saying Lagos is ready for business…


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Sudanese anti-coup protesters held a "day for the martyrs" Friday, gathering outside the homes of some of those killed in a bloody crackdown on demonstrations since
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At least 70 people were killed in an airstrike on prison and at least three children died in a separate bombardment as Yemen's long-running conflict suffered
5 hours ago
US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida agreed to "push back" against China and condemned North Korea's spate of missile tests, while Biden underlined US
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Omicron is now the dominant Covid-19 variant circulating in the European Union and European Economic Area (EAA), the bloc's health agency said on Friday.
6 hours ago
Senator Orji Kalu, the Senate's Chief Whip, said he decided to run for the office of president after leaders from the six geopolitical zones approached him. This comes after he revealed that he had previously told other presidential candidates, including former Lagos State Governor Bola Tinubu, former Senate President Pius Anyim, and Ebonyi State Governor…