Hajia Aisha Abubakar
9 Sep 2018
The Federal Government, in collaboration with Abuja Enterprises Agency (AEA) has succeeded in financing 15, 000 Micro-small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Abuja. They have also promised to sustain the recent grant of N20, 000 to each of the 223 market businesswomen in the territory. The Vice-president, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo said the efforts are in line with government’s agenda…
20 Aug 2018
One out of three children in Nigeria is malnourished and around 45% of infant mortality is linked to malnutrition worldwide. FEMI IBIROGBA writes about the dual approaches of crop and food fortification to tackle the challenge.
13 Jun 2018
Average lending rate from commercial banks to the manufacturing sector averaged 22.8 percent in 2017, according to latest data from the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), necessitating calls for government intervention by local producers.
11 Apr 2018
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has sought government’s intervention in re-categorising gas users under the new gas policy, in a bid to manage the rising cost of production being borne by local producers.
29 Dec 2017
Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelama, in this interview with The Guardian’s Abuja team, spoke on the achievements of the President...
20 Nov 2017
The Federal Government’s commitment to support and encourage local manufacturing firms through access to cheap funds may soon be realised with the implementation...
6 Jun 2017
The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Hajia Aisha Abubakar alongside the National Sugar Development Council, has commended the management of BUA Group for the extensive work achieved...
13 Feb 2017
The Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of Intels Nigeria Ltd., Mr Patrick Bird, has said that the Onne Oil & Gas Free Zone offers enormous incentives to foreign companies to invest in Nigeria.
9 Oct 2016
The Federal Government has established a Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) that would address issues associated with the ease of doing business in the country.