Wednesday, 31st May 2023
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24 Feb
One of the major crises rocking the country is unemployment. However, unemployment of graduate from Nigeria’s tertiary institution appears more worrisome. Annually, thousands of youths are churned out into the labour market without any hope of securing the kind of employment...
9 Feb
A report from International Finance Corporation (IFC) has shown that increasing women’s access to online learning has the potential to improve their economic prospects and open up new career paths.   The study found that one in three Nigerian women surveyed reported positive career or business outcomes after taking online courses, including finding a new…
13 Dec
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Bank of Industry (BoI) have partnered to strengthen trade and boost access to finance for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria.
25 Nov 2022
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Microsoft have partnered to support digital transformation in Africa’s agriculture sector.
6 Jul 2022
Rack Centre, an Actis majority owned data centre and the carrier-neutral Tier III data centre in West Africa, has become the first International Finance Corporation...
16 May 2022
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is threatening to revoke the concession agreements of five terminal operators over decaying infrastructure...
8 Dec 2021
TradeDepot has raised $110 million in an equity and debt funding round to support the delivery of Buy-Now-Pay-Later services to five million SME retailers and drive further expansion
5 Dec 2021
The General Manager, Public Affairs of the defunct Nigeria Airways, Chris Aligbe in this interview with WOLE OYEBADE, relives the cocktail of administrative blunders that pushed the airline to the precipice.
29 Nov 2021
The proposed International Financial Centre starts operation in the second quarter of next year at the promising Eko Atlantic City.
8 Nov 2021
Nigeria's leading lender, First City Monument Bank (FCMB), has received another global commendation for its consistent and outstanding support towards the growth of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria.
20 May 2021
The World Bank has revealed a spending plan of $150 billion to support Africa in the next five years.
10 May 2021
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has given a green certification to a private equity-driven fund and provider of on-campus student housing project - Greenage Development Managers.


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The National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited Wednesday morning officially increased fuel pump price to more than N500 in different parts of the country. Our correspondent gathered that NNPC station pegged fuel price at N537 per litre in Abuja. Nigeria President Bola Tinubu during his inaugural address on Monday announced that petrol subsidy was gone with…
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Chicken lollipop is a popular and delicious appetizer or snack that is commonly found in Indo-Chinese cuisine. It is made by marinating chicken wings or drumettes, shaping them into lollipop-like shapes, and then deep-frying them to achieve a crispy and flavorful exterior. Here's a description of the chicken lollipop recipe: INGREDIENTS Chicken Lollipops Eggs Turmeric…
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Xiaomi is back with its highly anticipated mid-year promotion, and this time, it's bigger and better than ever! Prepare to be dazzled by incredible deals, irresistible offers, and a chance to win amazing prizes. Whether you're in the market for a new smartphone or looking to upgrade your entertainment setup, Xiaomi has something special in…
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Artillery blasts rang out Wednesday in Khartoum, after the Sudanese army suspended its participation in US and Saudi-brokered ceasefire talks, accusing its paramilitary foes of failing to honour their commitments. The mediators of the talks in the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah have acknowledged repeated violations of the truce by both sides but have…
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The governor of Abia State, Alex Otti, has ordered the immediate suspension of all kinds of transport levies. The directive is contained in a statement by Otti’s spokesperson, Ferdinand Ekeoma, on Wednesday. Ekeoma said the state government has directed the immediate suspension of all types of transport levy payable imposed on tricycles, buses, taxis, and…