Saturday, 27th November 2021
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4 Nov
Indigenous ship owners have accused the Federal Government of exposing the country to the harsh exploitation of foreign shipping lines transporting goods at a very high cost into the country...
8 Oct
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) may, in the coming weeks, approve a plan aimed at the production, recycling and exportation of lead batteries in the country.
10 Sep
At a time that the rest of the world is prioritising value-addition, rather than raw materials export, Nigeria and other countries have continued to depend on commodities
26 Sep 2020
Farmers have been advised to embrace the export of locally produced products, to contribute to the foreign coffers of the Nigerian economy.  The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture, Dr. Olayiwole Onasanya, gave the advice at a 3-day training organised by Lagos State Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Support (APPEALS) project for farmers in…
19 Aug 2020
Top securities dealers in Nigeria have urged the Federal government to expand agriculture, to create job opportunities for youths, and leverage commodities exchanges to grow
16 Aug 2020
Twenty-nine months after the United States of America (USA) placed a ban on catfish imports from Nigeria, the country has lost over N20b as many farmers and investors
9 May 2020
As the petrodollar economy dips to a record low, stakeholders have stressed the urgent need for Nigeria to increase local production and boost non-oil exports to earn more foreign exchange.
8 May 2020
As the petrodollar economy crashes to the lowest level in history, there is an urgent need for Nigeria to increase local production, boost non-oil exports in order to earn more foreign exchange.
9 Feb 2020
Cassava is an important yearly food crop grown throughout Nigeria. It is a tuberous crop and has the ability to thrive in poor soil because it has considerable resistance to drought.
6 Feb 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed plans to improve its agenda to diversify the nation’s economy from the oil sector to the non-oil sector, through the launch of a set of policies, noting that it targets to achieve $12 billion in export trade by 2024.
20 Oct 2019
Funding of research institutes and commercialisation of research outcomes and innovations have been identified as the needed impetus to advance the nation’s economy.
30 Aug 2019
Members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS), including manufacturers and the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), have decried continued closure of the nation’s border for a drill, citing that goods meant for export to other regional markets were trapped on the corridor.


12 mins ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State Command, says it has trained 2, 000 students and 300 teachers on school security and personal protection in the state.
16 mins ago
Life sustenance is all about learning and this learning can take different dimensions. And to succeed out of these depend on how the learner can adapt to all conditions and raise his head. This is a world Nigerian media personality, social media influencer, and on-air personality, Adedoyin Ayomide Samuel, finds himself. Speaking during a recent…
1 hour ago
The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 34-year-old man, Godwin Iroro, for allegedly defiling his friend’s 10-year-old daughter.
2 hours ago
Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri arrived Saturday in Vienna ahead of talks aimed at reviving the 2015 deal with world powers
2 hours ago
Arsenal got back on track with a 2-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday as Eddie Howe suffered his first defeat as manager of the Premier League strugglers.