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1 Aug
This is a befuddling time for our country and for Africa. What we choose to make of the challenges and as well, opportunities presented, will be critical for the development of our dear country.
27 Jun
Various sectors of the economy have been asked to key into a four-year project titled “Improving Nigeria’s Industrial Energy Performance through Programmatic Approaches and the Promotion of Innovation in Clean Technology Solutions”, to reduce wastes contributing to climate change...
20 Apr
The Bank of Industry (BOI) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have partnered to improve the nation's industrial energy efficiency
17 Dec 2021
The Imo State Government, yesterday, commenced an initiative that will birth an industrial policy blueprint for the state, stressing that he desires to industrialise the state
8 Dec 2021
To sustain an inclusive and sustainable recovery in the post-pandemic economy, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), has urged nations to embrace green industrialisation
23 Jun 2021
Governments must walk a fine line between acting to save existing industrial firms and putting in place longer-term measures that build back better with more resilient industries, more able to resist shocks such as pandemics.
31 May 2021
The Federal Government and United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have unfolded a national action plan on mercury in artisanal and small-scale gold mining for the country.
3 Mar 2021
Assures of support for FG’s public works programme selection committee Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, yesterday, restated that the ongoing enumeration exercise tagged: Data to Make Edo Great Again (Data to MEGA) will aid development planning, foster socio-economic development and improve livelihoods of Edo people. Obaseki said this when Country Director of the United Nations…
31 Dec 2020
A leading researcher at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Dr. Folashade Olajuyigbe, has won the 2020 International Research Grant from the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Collaborative Research Programme (ICGEB-CRP) Italy.
25 Nov 2020
Nigeria’s quest to refine its white products got a lift yesterday, as President Muhammadu Buhari, inaugurated a 5,000 barrel per day (bpd) refinery, and the groundbreaking for another 45,000 refineries expected to be completed within two years.
27 Oct 2020
The Federal Government, and United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), have concluded programmes, aimed at advancing economic benefits, and safeguard the environment of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Nigeria. The Regional Director, UNIDO, Jean B. Bakole, during a virtual conference, said over 90 percent of Nigeria’s mineral sector activities are being carried out by these miners,…
11 Sep 2020
The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) has projected a gloomy outlook for the global manufacturing industry, saying...


38 mins ago
An attacker stabbed 10 people to death in Kerman province in southern Iran due to "personal differences", before being arrested by police, state media reported Monday.
50 mins ago
Six migrants were found dead at sea and others were missing after their boat sank Monday off the coast of Algeria, local television reported, adding six survivors were rescued.
50 mins ago
Nigerian artiste, Kizz Daniel (real name:Oluwatobilola Daniel Anidugbe) has been arrested by the Tanzania police for a breach of contract. The Buga singer who was billed to perform at his own concert tagged “Afro Classic World Tour” simply did not show up. Early today, videos of the concert goers destroying properties in the concert surfaced…
55 mins ago
Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Monday condemned a viral video on social media showing members of the Pyrates Confraternity mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu during a procession. Soyinka in a statement said he was appalled at the lyrics of the song. In the video, the Pyrates’ members…
58 mins ago
A Sri Lankan court on Monday released on bail top leftist trade union leader Joseph Stalin, whose arrest had sparked international condemnation and widespread protests.