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Lagos wooden tower introduces green construction to Africa's largest city
01-25-2018 | 15:20:46
Hermann Kamte, young Cameroonian architect and the founder of company Hermann Kamte & Associates (HKA), is the driving force behind the famous sketch of Lagos Wooden Tower.


Indorama awards Ammonia plant engineering contract to KBR
01-25-2018 | 09:51:42
Global provider of services and technologies in the hydrocarbon sector, KBR, Inc. has been awarded a contract from Indorama Eleme Fertilizer & Chemicals Limited and Toyo Engineering Corporation (Toyo) for the Train 2 ammonia plant at Indorama's Port Harcourt site in Nigeria.


NNPC records $239.10m crude oil export sales
01-25-2018 | 08:31:00
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC posted a total crude oil and gas export sale of $239.10Million in the month of November, 2017.


Dangote’s Multi-Million Naira Unibadan Business School ready soon
01-23-2018 | 10:55:04
Aliko Dangote has assured that the N250 million University of Ibadan Business School being constructed by him would soon be ready for commissioning.


Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to build more depots, expand market share
01-23-2018 | 09:19:00
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is to build more depots across the Country.


Access Bank comes out with new paternity leave policy
01-23-2018 | 09:09:40
Starting January 2018, male employees of Access Bank Plc can take advantage of an enhanced parental leave policy that extends paid benefits to all mothers and fathers.


Union Bank named Fastest Growing Retail Bank
01-23-2018 | 08:15:00
Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s longest standing banking institutions, has been named ‘The Fastest Growing Retail Bank, Nigeria’ in the 2017 edition of the International Finance Magazine (IFM) Awards.


GÉANT awards 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services
01-22-2018 | 10:03:12
The EU-funded AfricaConnect2 project has just announced that, following the tender call to connect West and Central (W&C) Africa back in June 2016, GÉANT has awarded a 15-year contract to MainOne for connectivity services.


NNPC targets huge investments in Nigeria’s oil & gas industry
01-22-2018 | 09:33:44
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is eyeing massive investments in the nation’s Oil and Gas Industry with a view to improving the nation’s revenue and creating jobs for the citizenry.


Analysts predict bullish future for Nigeria’s Real Estate Investment Trust market
01-22-2018 | 09:16:59
Despite its existence for more than ten years, the Nigerian REITs market is underdeveloped with only three established and with a combined market capitalization of $151 million, or 0.36 per cent of the local stock market.


Access Bank upgrades ombudsman to boost dispute resolution
01-18-2018 | 11:43:19
Access Bank has upgraded its customer service function, Ombudsman, for the purpose of resolving service issues between the Bank and its customers.


NNPC to partner Women Body in promoting study of Engineering among female children
01-18-2018 | 10:49:36
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation says it is ready to collaborate with the Association of Professional Women Engineers of Nigeria (APWEN) to encourage female children to study Engineering.


Rosewood racket report prompts international probe into Nigeria-China timber trafficking
01-18-2018 | 10:42:19
In response to the dire rosewood crisis in Nigeria, the Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) informed its 183 member countries of exceptional control measures.


Nigeria international remittance market to hit the $42 billion mark by 2022, Ken Research
01-18-2018 | 09:56:00
In Nigeria, international remittance is a critical source of income for the people and has changed their standard of living to a great extent.


Aero Contractors and AJW conduct first C-Check in West and Central Africa
01-16-2018 | 10:59:36
AJW Group has partnered with partnership Aero Contractors, in a deal that has seen the Nigerian airline become the first carrier to conduct an aircraft C-Check in West & Central Africa.


PoS transactions hit N1.4tn in 2017
01-16-2018 | 10:38:52
Nigerians carried out N1.41tn worth of transactions on the Point of Sales terminals across the country in 2017.


Diamond Bank receives ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 certification
01-15-2018 | 12:15:00
Diamond Bank of Nigeria has been awarded the ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011 certification by the British Standard Institute (BSI) Group.


United Bank for Africa introduces virtual banker, Leo
01-15-2018 | 10:46:00
Pan-African financial institution, United Bank for Africa, has changed the face of e-banking with the introduction of Leo, the UBA Chat Banker who enables customers make use of their social media accounts to carry out key banking transactions.


Nigeria consolidates position as African Development Bank’s largest shareholder
01-15-2018 | 09:55:58
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, is set to commission the new office complex of the African Development Bank in Abuja, consolidating the country’s position as the Bank’s largest shareholder.


Milost Global acquires Primewaterview Holdings Nigeria
01-11-2018 | 13:54:52
American private equity firm Milost Global Inc. has announced that, together with its African subsidiary, Isilo Capital Partners it has closed the acquisition of a 100 percent interest in Primewaterview Holdings Nigeria.