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7 Jul
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprise (NASME) has stated that Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) lack the capacity, orientation and technical know-how to run sustainable businesses.
5 Jul 2021
The sorry state of Nigeria’s electricity power supply cannot be more graphically illustrated than in the recent lamentations of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) and other stakeholders.
23 Apr 2021
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME), Anambra State chapter, has created a forum for cooperative societies to interface with the Central Bank of Nigeria...
1 Dec 2020
President of the Nigeria Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME), Degun Agboade, yesterday, hinted that Federal Government has concluded plans to disburse N4.9b to operators...
20 Mar 2020
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME), has stated that the manufacturing sector is the worst hit by the coronavirus outbreak.
25 Dec 2019
While some gains may have been recorded with the closure of the land borders since August this year, members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) have stated that key fundamental governance shortcomings...
3 Sep 2019
The President, Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME), Prince Degun Agboade, has described Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) as the engine of economic growth and development...
21 Aug 2019
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME) has said that the Federal Government’s decision on foreign exchange restrictions to food import is favourable to the association and manufacturers in the country.
10 Jul 2019
The Nigerian Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (NASME) has partnered with Oxfam International to bring about 180 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the tax net, in order to aid the redistribution of wealth in the country. According to the president and Chairman of Council, NASME, Segun Agboade, the move was to also…
6 Mar 2019
Issues bordering on the quality of the business environment in Lagos, especially those relating to Apapa ports, parlous state of infrastructure and multiple taxation will form the bedrock of private sector’s decision on who becomes the next governor of the state. Indeed, members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) had explained their involvement in the…
1 Jan 2019
Timothy Olawale takes over Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), from Segun Oshinowo, who was in the saddle for 19 years as the director-general. In this interview with Collins Olayinka of our Abuja Bureau, Olawale, whose tenure begins today, January 1, 2019, unveils his agenda. Excerpts:  Taking over from someone of Segun Oshinowo’s calibre and his…
14 Dec 2018
Nigerian Army has rowed out 11 Sapper-Generals from service at a colourful ceremony held at the Nigerian Army School of Military Engineering (NASME), Makurdi, the Benue State capital. Speaking at the rowing out ceremony yesterday, Chief of Army Standard and Evaluation, Maj.-Gen. Adekunle Shodunke, who represented Chief of Army Staff at the event, said the…


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Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of a Lagos Special Offences Court, Ikeja, has exonerated former Managing Director of American International Insurance Company (AIICO) Capital Limited, a subsidiary of AIICO Plc., Lanre Fabunmi, of stealing and dishonestly converting N1.7 billion belonging to the firm. Others acquitted with him are: Onome Odometa, Olajumoke Akano and Olabode Ogunlere. The trial…
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Tony Blevins, vice president of procurement at Apple, is apparently leaving the maker of iPhones, MacBooks, and other consumer electronics after making an offensive remark that went viral on TikTok. In a video posted on September 5, Tiktok star Daniel Mac approached Blevin. In his series, he questions people who own expensive cars about their…
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The Federal Government has pledged to improve the welfare of Nigerian workers as the country marked its 62nd independence.
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A suicide bomber attacked an education centre in the Afghan capital on Friday where hundreds of students were preparing for university exams, killing at least 20 people, most of them young women.
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The US Congress approved $12.3 billion in aid Friday to help Ukraine battle its invasion by Russia as part of a stopgap spending bill that averts a chaotic government shutdown ahead of a midnight deadline.