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11 Apr 2017
The Nigerian Association of Small Scale Industrialists (NASSI) has called for more government support for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria, to get more people off the street and boost the country’s economy.
15 Mar 2017
Mrs. Omolewa Ahmed, lauded the bank for its strides towards entrepreneurship development, stressing that the disbursement is another step towards economic empowerment and self sustenance for the Nigerian economy.
6 Mar 2017
Of course, it will not be difficult to prove the assertion, going by the challenges that have lingered over the years, which create growth and development problems for small businesses.
13 Jan 2017
For Nigeria to grow, small businesses must thrive. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are key to inclusive economic growth. Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria have employed 60 million people.....
4 Jan 2017
United Bank for Africa (UBA) has introduced its first merchant-focused app in Africa, aimed at creating a SMART (secure, mobile, accessible, reliable, transparent) network of 100,000 micro merchants and driving financial inclusion.
30 Dec 2016
The Lagos State Government says it has so far approved funds for 281 micro-enterprises, of which 150 have received offer letters under the pilot scheme of its Employment Trust Fund (ETF).
14 Dec 2016
To check rising unemployment rate in the country, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has disbursed over N30 million to youths in Osun State under its partnership with the Oduduwa Foundation.....
9 Dec 2016
The Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has said that the conditions for accessing the N220 billion Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
15 Aug 2016
In Nigeria it’s probably easier to find someone who isn’t an entrepreneur than someone who is. Entrepreneurship is an integral part of the country’s fabric, with everyone from civil servants to corpers engaging in some sort of business. 
15 Aug 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has granted Fidelity Bank Plc a final license to operate electronic commerce services in Nigeria.With the development, the financial institution has been positioned to empower Micro Small Medium Enterprises...
25 Jul 2016
Despite challenging financial year dominated by crude oil and revenue crises, the nation’s leasing industry recorded 27.39 per cent growth in 2015.According to Equipment Leasing Association of Nigeria...
30 Mar 2015
The Federal Government has unlocked a N1billion special credit line, through the National Enterprise Development Programme, for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Cooperatives in Lagos State.


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The Police in Ogun, on Sunday, arrested a man, Michael Ogundele, for allegedly shooting his younger sister’s boyfriend and injured him at Idiroko area of the state.
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Real Madrid's hopes of retaining La Liga were dented Sunday as the champions fell 1-0 at Real Mallorca, to remain five points behind leaders Barcelona.
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The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the Indian Government on total eradication of fake Nigerian passports into India.
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As part of his long term plans to develop long distance running in Nigeria to world class standard, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, says the first national cross country championship to be organised by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development will hold on February 18 in Jos, the capital…
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Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), condemned recurring attacks on political opponents and non-members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi State. The National Coordinator, HURIWA, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, made this call in Abuja, at the press briefing, urged the Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba to change…