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7 Oct 2021
To proffer solutions to environmental challenges in Lagos, concerned stakeholders have launched Waste Management Innovation Challenge, where waste management eggheads came out with innovative ways of ending the problem.
25 Oct 2019
As Nigeria continues to recover from its economic downturn, Japanese businesses have expressed interests in deepening investments in the country by exploring new opportunities for backward integration.
30 Jan 2019
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has indicated its readiness to support the Japanese Government in its drive to promote Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) across Africa.
7 Nov 2018
In a bid to improve its investments in Nigeria, no fewer than 30 Japanese companies are seeking new linkages and partnerships with operators in the nation’s real sector at the this year’s Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF). According to Japanese exhibitors, such linkages will help address the dwindling trade relations between Nigeria and Japan as…
25 Oct 2018
The Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) has stated that more Japanese investors have announced plans to increase their participation at the Lagos...
29 Jun 2018
Worried that continued infringement on rights of investors’ intellectual properties may limit inflow of investments in the country, the Japanese government has sought...
14 Nov 2017
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), and Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to promote trade and investments between Nigeria and Japan.
1 Nov 2017
The Japanese government, through the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO), has expressed optimism of leveraging the forthcoming Lagos International Trade Fair to deepen trade ties between the country and Nigeria.
19 Jul 2017
In a bid to increase exports, the Nigeria Export Promotion Council (NEPC) in collaboration with Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) has concluded plans to host the 2018 Food and Beverage Exhibition (FOODEX) in Japan, next year.
8 Mar 2017
The Federal Government ‎has sought improved ties with Japan as part of measures to deepen trade and exploit opportunities under the $30 billion commitment for African countries under the Asian Tiger’s sustainable development plan.
9 Nov 2016
With access to foreign exchange for business operations becoming limited due to lower price of natural gas and declining trade, Japanese firms under the aegis of Japan External Trade ...


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A Lagos High Court, sitting in Tafawa Balewa Square, on Wednesday fixed July 13 for the convicted kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, a.k.a. Evans, to open his defence. A kidnap victim, Chief Donatus Duru, had in 2018 filed a suit demanding for the return of 223,000 Pounds he paid as ransom while in the custody of…
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The Federal Government on Tuesday launched the revised guidelines and tools for Maternal Perinatal and Child Death Surveillance and Response (MPCDSR).
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Former Ekiti State governor Ayodele Fayose Wednesday said he will support a southern candidate in Nigeria's 2023 presidential election. Fayose, a former two-term governor was elected on the platform of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the southwest state in 2003 and 2014. "The current President of Nigeria is a 2-term Northern Presidency, thus implying…
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Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday met Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, the day after the politician put her government on a collision course with London by announcing plans to hold another independence referendum.
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Asian and European stock markets mostly nursed losses Wednesday on resurgent fear that sharp interest rate hikes, aimed at tackling runaway inflation, could spark a recession, dealers said.