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26 Aug 2021
When Jack Welch became the chief executive of GE in 1981, its stock price was struggling. Its market capitalisation hovered around $14 billion. On his retirement two decades later, it stood at more than $410 billion.
9 Jan 2020
The Cross River state government has signed a multi-billion naira contract with General Electric (GE) to build and equip a specialist hospital in Obudu Council Area of the state.
22 Oct 2019
Ikem Okuhu is a journalist with a bias for brands and marketing reportage. His love for the media and brands made him resign from jobs at ExxonMobil, United Bank for Africa (UBA) and Ecobank Nigeria where he headed the External Relations Unit. His company Reliks Media Limited, birthed brands and marketing magazine, BRANDish.
2 Oct 2019
In line with its ambition to supply power to Nigerians, the Federal Government has shown interest in Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a source of power to deprived plants in the country.
31 Jul 2019
Digital Industrial Company, General Electric (GE), has called for ‘tailored’ innovations in the country that will ensure local development. GE said localisation is important to meet specificities of local needs, stressing that there is a need to develop home-grown solutions for Africa.
19 Jan 2019
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has said that his mission to the United States (U.S) was not for jamboree but as one of the strategic moves to make Nigeria work. Atiku, who landed in the US on Thursday in company of the president of the senate, Bukola Saraki and…
25 Nov 2018
The Nigerian Railway Cooperation (NRC) says General Electric (GE) has withdrawn from the $2.7 billion railway concession deal because it has stopped the transportation...
23 Nov 2018
Following the announcement of General Electric (GE) Consortium of USA to divest from transportation business, the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has said the withdrawal from manufacturing of locomotive engines and coaches will not affect the $2.7 billion proposed concession of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). The minister also enjoined the Project Implementation Technical Committee on…
16 Nov 2018
Nigeria's transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi has said the supposed federal government and General Electric railway concession agreement ended at the negotiation stage. The Nigerian government had in April 2018 announced an agreement with four companies led by General Electric to start the interim phase of the Nigerian narrow-gauge railway concession. “General Electric did not pull…
7 Nov 2018
To accelerate Nigeria’s development, experts have called for the optimisation of existing information and communication technology (ICT) clusters’ through partnership between the private and public sectors. According to them, digital technology through such initiatives would drive economic transformation of the country. Overtime, the use of digital technology to create new solutions for economic growth has…
28 Sep 2018
A coalition of civil society organisations has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to probe the alleged misuse of $20 billion by General Electric (GE) from the funds meant to revive the nation's power sector.
2 Sep 2018
The Federal Government has set aside 1.3 billion dollars (about N468 billion) from the National Sovereign Investment Fund to finance five critical infrastructure projects. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this on Sunday when he appeared as guest on a Nigeria Television Authority programme, “Stepping Up”. The minister said the five…


Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has congratulated Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on the occasion of his 57th birthday.
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Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, on Saturday, hosted the third edition of “Ghigho Aghofen” ceremony for Omadina Community in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta.
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Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State said on Saturday that the state would not be a safe haven for bandits.
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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan signalled on Saturday that no progress had been made in Sweden's bid to join NATO, urging Stockholm to take "concrete actions" to meet Ankara's concerns, his office said.
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Ukraine said it came under "massive bombardment" Saturday from neighbouring Belarus, a Russian ally not officially involved in the conflict, as clashes were reported in the streets of the eastern city of Lysychansk.