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29 May 2016
Mr. Robert Kretschmer is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kabelmetal Nigeria Plc., a foremost cable manufacturer in the country since 1966.
26 May 2016
With about 20 per cent of mobile phones imported into the country classified as sub-standard, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) will from July ...
25 May 2016
In a move to save the economy foreign exchange being spent to calibrate local manufactured products overseas, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has hinted on the plans to begin...
25 May 2016
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is to strengthen its partnership with stakeholders in the maritime sector as part of measures to tackle influx of substandard products into the country.
22 May 2016
There is a growing concern about the resurgence of illicit trade in tobacco. Tobacco Reporter, an online medium that provides information and insight on the tobacco industry, estimates...
20 May 2016
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is set to boost the acceptability of Nigeria’s products in the international market through accurate measurement standards.
18 May 2016
Uganda's long-time President Yoweri Museveni promoted his son to a two-star general, bolstering speculation that the son is being groomed to succeed his father.
17 May 2016
In a move to check continued influx of fake and substandard electrical and electronic products in the country, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) ...
13 May 2016
Disturbed that hollow steel pipes manufacturers were not adhering to applicable standards, the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) has given the producers 90 days moratorium to comply with current Nigeria Industrial Standards (NIS) or face stiff sanctions.
10 May 2016
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), yesterday, said between 2011 and 2015, now fewer than 5,288 road crashes across the federation resulted from either worn-out or sub-standard tyres.


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The heads of MI5 and the Federal Bureau of Investigation warned Wednesday about China's commercial espionage thrust in the West, in a rare joint address at the British intelligence service's London headquarters.
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Netflix has greenlit a spin-off of the science fiction series “Stranger Things” as the show’s creators, Matt and Ross Duffer, formed a new production group. Netflix, alongside Matt and Ross Duffer, has formed Upside Down Pictures, a new production company to develop film and television projects as part of the brothers’ overall deal with Netflix.…
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YBNL signee Fireboy has unveiled August 5th as the release date for his third studio album, "Playboy." The "Peru" singer unveiled the album's cover, release date, and pre-save link in a tweet on Wednesday. Fireboy tweeted, "my third studio album, "playboy" - out on the 5th of August. available for pre-save now." my third studio…
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Billionaire tech entrepreneur Elon Musk had twins last year with an executive at one of his companies, online outlet Insider reported Wednesday, citing Texas court documents.
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Cash-strapped Sri Lanka raised interest rates one percentage point Friday, the second sharp hike in three months, as the central bank warned of 80 percent inflation and a painful recession.