News
Access Bank Appoints Dr. Gregory Ovie Jobome as Executive Director, Risk Management Division
01-23-2017 | 11:10:00
Access Bank has announced the appointment of Dr. Gregory Ovie Jobome, as Executive Director, Risk Management Division.


Ringier launches 'Business Insider' in Sub Saharan Africa
01-23-2017 | 10:38:19
Ringier Africa Digital Publishing [RADP] further expands its news and media portfolio with the launch of Business Insider, the renowned digital news brand for the global business community, for Sub Saharan Africa.


NNPC Joint Venture takes Delivery of two LPG Carriers in South Korea
01-23-2017 | 10:30:32
To ensure stability in the supply of Liquefied Petroleum Gas, popularly known as domestic cooking gas, the West African Gas, a joint venture company of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and Sahara Energy, has taken delivery of two LPG carriers from the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) in Ulsan, South Korea.


Nigeria joins acceptance of TFA to World Trade Organisation Director-General in Davos
01-23-2017 | 10:05:49
Nigeria has ratified the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), making it the 107th World Trade Organisation (WTO) member to do so. Only three more ratifications from members are needed to achieve the two-third threshold that will bring the TFA into force.


Manufacturers must get NAFDAC certification before they can access loan - Bank of Industry
01-19-2017 | 10:41:00
The Bank of Industry has included authorization from the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) in its conditions for the approval of loan requests by manufacturers of drugs, pharmaceuticals, and food products in Nigeria.


 
Features
World Bank forecast for Nigeria in 2017
01-16-2017 | 11:10:22
The federal government of Nigeria believes substitute sources of revenue generation will grow the economy out of its current situation provided areas such as Agriculture and Manufacturing are ventured into passionately.


[Column] Jens Ischebeck: 10 trendy Online Course topics in 2017
12-27-2016 | 11:23:00
Education, it has been said, is the key to success. One easy to access education tool are online courses. Online courses are available for nearly every topic.


[Column] Jens Ischebeck: Demographic Development versus Educational needs in Africa
12-21-2016 | 10:51:00
Not a fun fact: There are 128 million school-aged children in sub-Sahara Africa; of these, 17 million children will never see a school.


[Column] Korede Ologun: Evaluating Economic Expansion for Nigeria
12-18-2016 | 10:23:56
The fiscal roadmap presented by the Finance Minister at the Lagos Business School Annual Dinner for 2016 is a broad spectrum of implicit ideas targeted at improving the status quo.


[Column] Partnering for impact: How government and the private sector can advance skills development in Africa
12-18-2016 | 10:12:32
Private sector participation needs to be viewed as not only valuable to education and skills development but as integral to it. At a national level, the private sector should be considered an essential partner in education planning and as advisors to Ministries of Education.


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