Tuesday, 28th November 2023
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12 hours ago
Director-General, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Dr Chinyere Almona, has noted inconsistencies between the federal government's vision of achieving a $1 trillion economy in the next six years and the 2024 – 2026 Medium-Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF).
23 Nov
As part of efforts to deepen and strengthen the strong relations between Nigeria and China, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has received a 20-person delegation from the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and Guangzhou Chamber of Commerce, at the Commerce House in Lagos. CCPIT president, Yang Yong, led…
10 Nov
Nigeria’s foremost indigenous company, Eleganza Industrial City Limited, again proves the leader in the manufacturing of household items as its highly sought after products are cynosure of eyes at the ongoing Lagos International Trade Fair, holding at the Main bow of Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Onikan, Lagos.
9 Nov
The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has reiterated its commitment to help Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria and across Africa to succeed and contribute meaningfully to their economies and the continent as a whole.
3 Nov
The Director-General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Dr. Chinyere Almona, has said that the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF), which kicks off today, will promote commerce, trade and industry for local manufacturers, businesses and stakeholders.
25 Oct
President, West Africa Specialty Coffee Association (WASCA), Larry Segun-Lean, has decried Nigeria’s dwindling coffee and tea exports, a situation he described as extremely worrisome. He said despite the nation’s large economy and huge population...
21 Oct
The Chairman, Trade Promotion Board, Lagos, Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Leye Kupoluyi, has said the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF) will promote entertainment among youths and others through its new component, ‘Entertainment Village’.
18 Oct
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has expressed deep concern over the continued uptick in inflation (year-on-year) and its impact on consumers’ spending and manufacturing activities in the country. Director-General of the Chamber, Dr. Chinyere Almona, said following nine consecutive months of acceleration, the outlook for inflation appears negative. The Consumer Price Index…
18 Oct
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on its removal of the restrictions on 43 items previously banned and the decision to raise dollar supply to meet the demand pressure. President of the association, Michael Olawale-Cole, said the commitment of CBN to offset the forex backlog…
14 Oct
The Chairman, Trade Promotion Board, Lagos, Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Engr. Leye Kupoluyi, has said the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF) will promote entertainment among youths and others ...
5 Oct
President,the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Dr. Michael Olawale-Cole, has said the creative and entertainment sector is key to economic growth, and promoting the nation’s diverse, rich culture and creating job opportunities.
2 Oct
Experts who converged at the 2023 edition of the Insurance Stakeholders’ Consultative Forum, themed, “Rethinking Insurance as a Critical Economic Growth Strategy” organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry...


20 mins ago
Afrobeat singer Davido, has lauded the governor of Osun state, Ademola Adeleke who recently completed 100 days in office, since the appeal court upheld his election, after an earlier tribunal ruling against him. Davido shared this on his “X” account, formerly twitter, acknowledging his happiness for his “Uncle” One strong  year in office !! Proud…
52 mins ago
The Lagos State Taskforce has said it will no longer tolerate the blockade of streets and roads in the state by individuals who carry our social activities like birthday parties and naming ceremonies thereby inconveniencing other road users.
1 hour ago
The governor of Niger, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, on Tuesday increased the monthly allowance of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in the state with ₦10,000 (ten thousand naira).
1 hour ago
Benin's President Patrice Talon this week held his first talks with predecessor and rival Thomas Boni Yayi for two years, but opposition parties condemned the lack of progress on freeing jailed colleagues.
1 hour ago
The France Ambassador to Nigeria, Emmanuelle Blatmann, has called for concerted efforts aimed at tackling the menace of gender-based violence in the country.
1 hour ago
To raise awareness about Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND), the British Council Nigeria has rallied stakeholders to chart a path for the inclusion of children with disabilities and gender in education.
2 hours ago
Peru's attorney general has laid a constitutional complaint against President Dina Boluarte over a crackdown on protests that led to the deaths of more than 50 people.
2 hours ago
The curtains fell on the grand spectacle that was AmuwoGames 2023, leaving a legacy of triumphs, unity, and community excellence. The closing ceremony, hosted in Ward B of Amuwo-Odofin, was a culmination of a month-long celebration of sportsmanship, resilience, and the indomitable spirit of the Amuwo-Odofin community. The founder, Oluwaseun Ayeni, expressed gratitude to all…
2 hours ago
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has asked the Senate to give him the authorization to borrow $8,699,168,559 and €100 million to carry out critical projects across the country. The president's request was contained in a letter read at the commencement of plenary on Tuesday by Senate President Godswill Akpabio. Tinubu, in the letter, explained that the…
2 hours ago
A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Abuja has adjourned the trial of former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele to Thursday and Friday, January 18 and 19, 2024. Emefiele is facing a six-count amended charge bordering on alleged procurement fraud to the tune of N1.6 billion. Emefiele pleaded not guilty to the…