Wednesday, 31st May 2023


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Former Director-General of Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Dr. Dikko Radda, has been inaugurated as Katsina State governor.
23 May
Over the years Nigeria have been subjected to a wave of negative publicity both at home and abroad. This detrimental trend has reached such level that it demands our immediate attention and self reflection. It is time for Nigerians to come together and address this issue, realizing the harm it inflicts upon our nation's image…
11 May
President -Elect Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been urged to overhaul the small and medium scale enterprises development agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN, NDE, and Industrial Training Fund (ITF). The Association of Nigeria Artisans and Technicians (ASNAT), in conjunction with the Rikiji Foundation, argued that as movers of Nigeria's micro economy and service providers, they had…
6 Apr
About 90 unemployed youths are presently undergoing training in fashion, leather work and hairdressing in Taraba State.
17 Dec
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has conducted a 5-day entrepreneurship development training and empowerment programme.....
28 Nov 2022
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), in partnership with Sterling Bank Plc, has started a matching fund programme for agro-based Nano, Micro and Small Enterprises (NMSEs).
26 Oct 2022
Ekiti State Governor, Biodun Oyebanji, has begun talks with Federal Government agencies and development partners in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, to assist the state to boost its economy.
26 Sep 2022
Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (SMEDAN) has bemoaned the existing $158.1 billion financing gap in the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), stating that access to capital is still one of the most significant barriers to sector growth in Nigeria.
25 Sep 2022
On 6th June, 2022, Mr Olawale Tunde Fasanya was appointed as the new Director General, Chief Executive Officer of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), by President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR.
3 Aug 2022
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has expressed commitment towards leveraging partnership within the D-8 to promote, encourage...
27 Jul 2022
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has expressed commitment to leveraging partnerships within the D-8 to promote, encourage, advance and support the activities of MSMEs
17 Jul 2022
The Managing Director, Spectra Industries Limited, Mr. Duro Kuteyi, has unfolded the plans of his company to embark on training of other Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in food processing


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NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday condemned attacks against the alliance's forces in Kosovo, after 30 of its peacekeepers were injured in clashes with ethnic Serb protesters.
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Dr Marcel Mbamalu, Publisher Prime Business Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, 30 May 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Foremost publisher and media ace, Dr Marcel Mbamalu, has been nominated to participate in the 2023 Jefferson Fellowships. Dr. Mbamalu is the publisher and editor-in-chief of Prime Business Africa, which also happens to be the only media outfit selected from Nigeria and the…
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ASTANA, Kazakhstan, 29 May 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the world’s third most visited crypto exchange, has received in-principle approval by Kazakhstan’s Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA). This latest approval highlights Bybit’s continued commitment to expanding its presence in emerging and dynamic markets. The in-principle approval subjects Bybit to pre-conditions leading to permanent authorization upon Bybit’s completion…
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President Bola Tinubu has ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to vacate the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Ikoyi, Lagos, immediately. Tinubu on Tuesday evening said if there were issues between the “two important agencies of government”, they would be resolved amicably. The President said this, according to a…
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The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to treat the issue of subsidy removal with caution. In his inaugural speech at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Monday, Tinubu declared that the era of subsidy payment on fuel has ended. He added that the 2023 Budget made no provision…