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Small and Medium Enterprises

27 Jun
Amid growing challenges of infrastructural decay and negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government will continue to support the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria.
27 Jan
Indigenous tech firm, Tros Technologies, has announced free cybersecurity training, and an engaging online video-based training programme to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs)
23 Jul 2020
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) play a major role in most economies, especially in developing countries. SMEs account for the majority of businesses worldwide
18 Sep 2019
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector supports the Nigerian economy. SMEs constitute the major part of enterprises in the private sector and provide employment opportunity to most of the citizens.
2 Sep 2019
The focus would be on Bayelsa State this week as the major political parties select candidates for the November 16 governorship election and the momentum of political activities is building up. The political parties are determined to meet the timeline set by the electoral umpire for the conduct of governorship primaries. The Independent National Electoral…
30 Aug 2019
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has said that his administration introduced reform initiatives to help in reducing bureaucratic bottleneck and enhance ease of doing business in the state.
9 Aug 2019
The under-performance of the country’s Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) has been identified as a limiting factor to economic growth and development. To reverse the trend, experts tasked the government across all levels to assist Nigerians in unlocking the sector’s full potential to create jobs and grow the economy.
25 Jun 2019
Food and Beverage West Africa, the largest trade exhibition in West Africa has attracted foreign investors, who affirmed they were ready to promote and support Nigerian businesses. They said they are looking to move into the market for the first time to initially find partners, and then in the longer term look at establishing a…
4 Jun 2019
For Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), to contribute significantly to Nigeria's economic growth, government must make conditions attached to accessing various intervention funds less stringent for operators in the sector. The Group Managing Director, Investment One Financial Services Limited, Nicholas Nyamali, at the Investment One SMEs Forum, in Lagos, noting that government has various intervention…
24 Mar 2019
The Bayelsa Microfinance and Enterprise Development Agency (BYMEDA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with SureAid Development for Economic Stimulus to boost Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) ecosystem in the state. SureAid is a microfinance investment organisation working with a number of charities. The agreement was signed during the Small and Medium Enterprises, (SME)…
13 Feb 2019
With access to credit still a major setback for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Credit Registry has pledged over N10 billion to connect genuine lenders to borrowers to support their businesses in the country. Indeed, the credit bureau stated that the need to educate borrowers on the availability of easy credit access, noting that lenders…
24 Sep 2018
For its leadership position in delivering development and growth of the Agricultural sector and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Heritage Bank Plc, ­­­­­­­­Nigeria’s Most Innovative Banking Service provider, has been adjudged “Best SME Bank Nigeria 2018” by Capital Finance International ( It also emerged as the “Agriculture Bank of the Year 2018” by the Nigeria…


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The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has issued a revised international travel protocol into Nigeria, stating that all travelers arriving Nigeria, either vaccinated or unvaccinated...
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Gov. Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle and announced the creation of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation.
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A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster
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The present reality of politics in Nigeria indubitably portrays a system that is under siege by the actions, inactions and reactions of the ageing political drivers of this country in policymaking and implementation. The current crop of leaders during the economy of this country is a paradigmatic shift from what was obtainable in the post-colonial…