Technology platform targets 3m MSMEs for growth, profitability
In recognition of the immense importance of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to economic growth, Excite Enterprise, a fully digital Business Development, and Enterprise solutions provider, is hoping to help about three million small businesses scale up.
Why we’re supporting growth of micro-insurance, by NAICOM
The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) is supporting the growth of microinsurance, especially at rural areas to de-risk the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the event of losses.
AfDB seeks faster industrialisation of Nigeria, others
At the forefront of promoting smart industrial policies and mobilising infrastructure development funding for Africa, the African Development Bank on this year’s Africa Industrialization Day...
FG disburses N10b Survival Funds to 101,567 beneficiaries nationwide
The Federal Government said it has so far disbursed about N10billion from the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSMEs) Survival Funds, to 101,567 beneficiaries till date, as part of commitment to lift Nigerians out of poverty.
Equipping entrepreneurs with financial literacy skills
The emergence of Nigeria as the biggest economy in Africa has not led to the expansion of financial literacy in the country. Experts had argued that the provision of financial literacy training for consumers was necessary to develop the nation’s financial services markets.
Draft policy on MSMEs out — Adebayo
The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, has revealed that the federal government has successfully developed a draft national policy on the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) with outlining key strategies and programme.
70,000 businesses to benefit from MSME Covid-19 funds – FG
The Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to fully execute the N75billion Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Survival Fund. It said the scheme, which is aimed at alleviating the challenges faced by small businesses during and after the Covid-19 pandemic, has so far attracted 432,000 applications from 12 states out of which 70,000 have…
Data quality in credit bureau system
As the nation continues in its quest to ensure sustainable economic growth and prosperity for the populace, we cannot shy away from migrating to an economy driven