Jaiyeola: Privatisation no silver bullet for nation’s power challenge
The particular reason for grid collapse can only be obtained after appropriate investigation or technical audit. In other words, the actual reason for a grid collapse cannot be assumed as each grid collapse may be as a result of different reason.
Businesses identify liquidity, staff safety, infrastructure as essential
Businesses in Nigeria have identified liquidity and staff safety among the most pressing needs they are concerned about, as they grapple with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, latest survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Nigeria, has revealed.
After Covid-19 donations, banks commence stamp duty collections
Days after announcing its donation of over five billion Naira, the equivalent of $14 million, through its foundation to catalyse a comprehensive pan-African response to the fight against the coronavirus
‘FG should meter every Nigerian to move power sector forward’
Rather than spending trillions of Naira subsidising the consumption of electricity in Nigeria, the Federal Government has been urged to instead provide meters for every Nigeria, as part of the measures to move...
Stakeholders canvass inclusive governance
Chief Economist at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Nigeria, Andrew Nevin, has said for the country to solve her enormous challenges, there is a need for Federal Government to be relevant to her citizens.
Bank’s grant competition gets winners
Market Doctor, a healthcare provider that sets up clinics around clustered markets in the country, has emerged the overall winner of the N2 million cash prize at the inaugural edition of the grants competition tagged: “Fidelity SME Funding”.
Subsidy on PMS, electricity: Stakeholders weigh options
The unending subsidy regime on Premium Motor Spirit and government’s continuous intervention in the power sector do not only drain the nation’s economy, but also retard the development of oil and gas, as well as the power sector. Some economic experts and stakeholders are of the view that subsidy payment itself does not constitute an…
‘I Want Young Girls To See Successful Women As The Norm, Not Exception’
Seyi Banigbe is a successful serial entrepreneur and the inspirational host of “Binging With Game Changers”, a show that delves into the minds of people with successful brands and careers who have thrived in Nigeria despite evident barriers. The talk show also emphasises the need for individuals to ultimately pursue their passion in order to…
PwC, Zenith Bank, more corporate organisations sign for DOAMF Charity tourney
More corporate organisations are signing up to support the ninth edition of the Daniel Ogechi Akujobi Memorial (DOAM) Foundation Charity Golf Tournament, the final of which is set to hold on March 30 at the Golf Section of Ikoyi Club 1938 in Lagos. PricewaterhouseCoopers, Zenith Bank Plc, Diamond Bank Plc, ProvidusBank, ARM Pension Managers,…
Address productivity, embrace digital solution, PwC urges banks
The impact of digital evolution on traditional businesses would require a change of mind-set and adoption of smart solutions, especially by banks, to stay above threats on their operations, a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has warned. The report titled: ‘The Productivity Agenda – Moving Beyond Cost Reduction in Financial Services,” rather charged senior executives…