‘Opposition using fake news to campaign against Buhari’s government’
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has accused the opposition of using fake news as a campaign tool against the President Muhammdu Buhari administration ahead of the 2019 general elections.
BoI, Ebonyi unveil N4bn agric fund for civil servants
The Bank of Industry (BoI) and Ebonyi State government have unveiled another N4 billion matching funds to improve agricultural activities embarked upon by workers in the state.
7,000 entrepreneurs get from BoI’s micro-credit loans
Over 7,000 beneficiaries in Cross River have benefitted from micro-credit loans disbursed by the Bank of Industry (BoI) under the Federal Government’s Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP).
BoI partners Gates Foundation, others to bridge financial inclusion gap
The Bank of Industry (BoI), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), have partnered to bridge financial inclusion gap and explore measures to eradicate poverty in the country.
BoI to disburse interest-free loan scheme for women
The Bank of Industry (BoI) has unveiled an interest-free loan for women artisans, market women and small holder farmers under the National Women Empowerment Fund (NAWEF) intervention scheme by the Federal Government.
School feeding: FG covered 7 states, spent N7, 092b on 2016
Federal Government’s National Homegrown School Feeding Programme, which kicked-off last year, may have gulped not less than N674, 785 for 24 per child, totaling meals...
FG empowers women group to boost small business operations
In line with Federal Government’s Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP) initiative meant to encourage the development of Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria attain financial prosperity...
Sterling, BoI in N140b government empowerment programme
The pilot phase of the N140 billion Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme (GEEP) pioneered by Sterling Bank Plc and Bank of Industry (BoI) would soon bring succour for market women, traders, artisans and farmers.