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27 Sep
The Director, Human Resources Management at the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), Emeka Offor, has assumed duty as Acting Executive Secretary, following the exit of Ms. Yewande Sadiku.
11 May 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a ministerial delegation for Accra to resolve the lingering rift between Nigerian traders and the Ghanaian authorities.
11 Feb 2021
As the Companies and Allied Matter Act seeks to promote the ease of doing business in Nigeria, there is a need for the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), to distil the laws as articles...
10 Jul 2020
The face-off between the in-house union of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Council (NIPC) and its Executive Secretary (ES), Yewande Sadiku, came to a climax yesterday, as the unionists picketed the establishment’s headquarters in Abuja.
3 Dec 2019
Nigerian and Japanese governments have set up the Japan-Nigeria Business Facilitation Council (JNBFC), to further strengthen trade and investment relations between both countries.
17 Sep 2019
The Federal Government has restated its commitment to creating an enabling environment for businesses to thrive. The government said agencies, such as the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), were collaborating to eliminate unnecessary bottlenecks in businesses.
13 Jun 2019
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may soon allow the naira to freely find its value, with a possible depreciation on the official rate, usually pegged at about N305/$, an update on its website has indicated. The development is signaling an end to the most criticised foreign exchange rate window, which has been used mostly…
17 May 2019
The Nigerian Investment and Promotion Commission (NIPC), has stressed the need to constantly improve the business...
1 May 2019
The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) yesterday said poor budgetary allocations and releases were hindering its onerous responsibility of attracting foreign businesses into the country.
25 Jan 2019
The governments of Nigeria and Canada have commenced moves to revive a stalled bilateral agreement between both countries during a courtesy visit of the new Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Philip Baker to the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah in Abuja recently. Baker, who expressed delight to be in Nigeria after…
27 Aug 2018
NIPC was established to encourage, promote and coordinate investments. The first part of NIPC’s mandate was to project a positive image for Nigeria as an attractive investment destination, such that when people think of investment destinations that are receptive and welcoming, Nigeria comes to mind.
20 Aug 2018
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele; Chairman of UBA, Heirs Holdings and Transcorp, Tony Elumelu; and the Country Chief, International Monetary Fund...


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