News
Nigeria’s oil production cost down 70.5% to $23/barrel
08-17-2017 | 11:10:43
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has driven down the cost of crude oil production from $78 dollars per barrel as at August 2015 to $23 per barrel representing 70.5 per cent reduction.


12 banks relieve 9Mobile of $1.2b debt
08-17-2017 | 10:47:00
The 12 banks involved in the $1.2 billion 9Mobile loan are setting aside a large part of the debt from their books ahead of the December 31 end-date for the fiscal year.


Skye Bank unveils SkyeXperience, a new digital solution
08-15-2017 | 12:11:00
Skye Bank, one of Nigeria's largest retail banks, over the weekend unveiled a new digital banking solution called Skyexperience.


Erin Energy announces the spud of Oyo-9 Well
08-15-2017 | 11:33:08
Erin Energy Corporation today announced it has commenced drilling of the Oyo-9 well (Oyo-9). Oyo-9 is being drilled with the Pacific Bora sixth-generation drilling rig on the Oyo field offshore Nigeria.


NNPC pledges support to FG’s aspiration to generate 10GW of electricity
08-15-2017 | 11:18:35
In its bid to support the Federal government’s aspiration to increase power generation to 10GW, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has unveiled plans to expand gas generation and distribution nationwide.


 
Features
[Startup Interview] Axel Peyriere, Co-Founder, AfricarGroup
08-15-2017 | 13:03:00
Axel Peyriere is co-founder of the number one car classifieds websites in Africa, the AfricarGroup, which covers 22 countries and translated into 10 local dialects of the continent.


[Startup Interview] Nena Okeke, Founder, Tai-tas Insperasa, Nigeria
08-10-2017 | 10:57:59
Nena Okeke is synonymous with resilience and diversity. Having set up her startup in 2008, it took her six years to see it finally up and running.


[Column] Ehiedu Iweriebor: Nigerian Economic Recovery through Industrialization and Diversification by Public and Private Sector Synergy
08-01-2017 | 13:26:46
The current economic crisis and recession in Nigeria has brought to the fore what is already known: that the existent Nigerian national economy is not organized for internal self-propulsion and autonomous economic and business activities.


[Startup Interview] Damian Avar, Founder, DoctorsHub, Nigeria
08-01-2017 | 08:30:00
Damian Avar is a medical doctor, social entrepreneur and health business consultant. He founded DoctorsHub Nigeria, a digital-based, simplfied platform to access medical consultation for Nigerians.


[Startup Interview] Chika Uzor, Founder, GlamAfric, Nigeria
07-26-2017 | 07:30:00
Chika Uzor is the brains behind a Nigeria based entity keen on addressing the problems faced by women of colour face in makeup, beauty and wellness.


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