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14 Oct 2018
To end rejection of Nigerian goods for export due to non-compliance with international market standards, some women and youths in Cross River have been...
5 Oct 2018
The continued closure of the National Assembly, and subsequent delay in approving non-oil export incentives under the revised Export Expansion Grant (EEG) scheme, also known as the Export Credit Certificate, has further increased the backlog of unpaid incentives to at least N1.2 trillion.     There were expectations earlier in the year that some of the…
12 Sep 2018
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has commended an indigenous producer of tomato, Wells Hosa Greenhouse Farms Limited, for deploying the use of greenhouse technology to produce exportable tomatoes in the country. The Executive Director, NEPC, Olusegun Awolowo, explained that with the technology, Nigeria could now start to export tomatoes to every part of the…
16 Aug 2018
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has partnered the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) to end the high level of rejection of Nigerian produce in the global market.
17 Jul 2018
The President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Dr. Benedict Oramah has said that the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA) has the potential...
5 Jul 2018
Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode Thursday declared support for the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) and urged Nigeria to sign the agreement. He made the declaration during the second National Committee on Export Promotion Meeting in Lagos. “Nigeria is one of the two countries left to sign the African Continental Free Trade Agreement; typical…
8 Jun 2018
The International Trade Centre (ITC) has announced that the trade between commonwealth countries estimated to be about $700 billion in 2015 is expected to hit $1 trillion by 2020.
30 Apr 2018
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has commended First City Monument Bank (FCMB) for executing initiatives that drive export trade, particularly non-oil exports in the country.
31 Mar 2018
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) an agency established to promote non-oil exports from Nigeria has trained five hundred women on border...
20 Mar 2018
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has trained 120 women on export procedures and solution. Delivery a keynote address at the training session in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, the Executive Director of NEPC, Mr Olusegun Awolowo...
31 Dec 2017
The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) is set to address inadequacies and raise awareness of farmers on processing high-quality cocoa for export. Executive Director of NEPC, Mr. Olusegun Awolowo, stated this in Ikom Local Council Area, Cross River State....
22 Nov 2017
With a target to connect 200,000 women entrepreneurs in the global market through the SheTrades initiative, the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) in collaboration with the International Trade Centre (ITC), Geneva has begun plans to train 15,000 women entrepreneurs in Nigeria.


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Radio station Urooj once teemed with journalists producing news bulletins, but since the Taliban came to town, Ebrahim Parhar sits alone, broadcasting hours of religious sermons. Parhar launched Urooj, which means "The Rising" in Pashto, in the western city of Farah six years ago, carefully selecting a diverse range of programmes for an audience long…
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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday recorded 167 new cases and two additional deaths from the coronavirus pandemic. This is contained in data released by NCDC on Saturday morning. The Public Health Agency said that with the new fatalities, the death toll from the virus in the country now stands at 2,769.…
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A thief in a tractor has led police on a destructive chase through suburban streets and onto train lines in Australia, after allegedly stealing motorbikes from a shopfront. Queensland Police released dramatic footage of the moment a farm vehicle ploughed into a motorbike store's window early Friday morning in Ipswich, west of Brisbane. According to…
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Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has given reasons why he created three metropolitan authorities outside the conventional local government administration.
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It would take more than political sagacity and understanding of political arithmetic to predict the outcome of the forthcoming Anambra State gubernatorial polls, which comes up in three weeks’ time...