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PAL Pensions takes financial literacy training to students

PAL Pensions takes financial literacy training to students

PAL Pensions takes financial literacy training to students
Lagos leads as Nigeria's foreign debt hits $22bn - NBS

Lagos leads as Nigeria's foreign debt hits $22bn - NBS

National Bureau of Statistics said that despite the enviable economy value of Lagos state, it has the largest share of the foreign and local debts among the 36 states in the country coupled with that of Federal Capital Territory.

Lagos leads as Nigeria's foreign debt hits $22bn - NBS
Stakeholders urge federal government to allow 100% private sector participation in power sector

Stakeholders urge federal government to allow 100% private sector participation in power sector

Some stakeholders in the private sector on Thursday, September 20, urged the federal government to allow private investors’ full operation of the power sector in order to boost effectiveness and enhance economic growth.

Stakeholders urge federal government to allow 100% private sector participation in power sector
Jobberman unveils new website & improved job search experience

Jobberman unveils new website & improved job search experience

Jobberman's new platform has been designed to help professionals move forward at every step of their career; from entry level to experienced professional, giving the job seeker more control over the outcome of his or her career.

Jobberman unveils new website & improved job search experience
2019: Chinese investors to pull out of $1.4 billion Lagos rail deal if Ambode fails to return

2019: Chinese investors to pull out of $1.4 billion Lagos rail deal if Ambode fails to return

Government sources lamented that the rift had already taken international dimension, warning that some Chinese investors are already threatening to pull out of a major rail deal if Ambode’s re-election bid is thwarted.

2019: Chinese investors to pull out of $1.4 billion Lagos rail deal if Ambode fails to return
Officials debunk claim over "missing" aircraft in Lagos

Controversy over "missing" aircraft in Lagos as officials debunk claim

Controversy has trailed claim that two Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 aircraft formerly used by Topbrass Aviation Services Limited were stolen in Lagos. Seagold Investment Limited was said to have leased the aircraft to Topbrass.

Controversy over "missing" aircraft in Lagos as officials debunk claim
24TH NES summit: Poverty to prosperity, making governance and institutions work

24TH NES summit: Poverty to prosperity, making governance and institutions work

The Nigerian Economic Summit Group is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization that serves as a platform for private and public sector dialogue, focused on Nigeria’s sustainable economic development.

24TH NES summit: Poverty to prosperity, making governance and institutions work
Report reveals states with lowest performance in terms of financial sustainability

Report reveals states with lowest performance in terms of financial sustainability

BudgIT on Tuesday, September 18 released the 2018 edition of the 'State of States' report, which has Cross River, Osun and Ekiti emerging as the three states with the lowest performance in terms of being financially sustainable.

Report reveals states with lowest performance in terms of financial sustainability
Traders cry out for help as market condition worsens

Traders cry out for help as market condition worsens

The prices of basic foodstuffs have witnessed a sharp decline few weeks after Buhari's UK return in markets across the state. Checks by NAIJ.com at Agege market showed a reduction of some food items that recorded hike in prices.

Traders cry out for help as market condition worsens
Rwanda joins Nigeria in plans to construct nuclear power plant

Rwanda joins Nigeria in plans to construct nuclear power plant

As Nigeria works out modalities for the construction of a nuclear research centre and power plant with Russia, Rwanda, on the other hand, is deepening efforts at actualizing its nuclear energy goals with the European country.

Rwanda joins Nigeria in plans to construct nuclear power plant
Buhari redefines agriculture, makes it more lucratives - Farmer

Buhari's government makes agriculture more attractive - Farmer

Abbas Na-Bingi, a cotton farmer in Gombe state, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s intervention and efforts in the country’s agricultural sector, adding that under him, agriculture has created more jobs for cotton farmers.

Buhari's government makes agriculture more attractive - Farmer
Baileys Bakefest 2: The story of Chef Cupid

Baileys Bakefest 2: The story of Chef Cupid

Baileys BakeFest is Nigeria’s first baking festival uniting sweet tooths with the indulgence of Baileys in the most decadent treats. In its first year, over 5000 Nigerians participated in the day-long baking extravaganza event.

Baileys Bakefest 2: The story of Chef Cupid
University students win N3m in Union Bank’s campus innovation challenge

University students win N3m in Union Bank’s campus innovation challenge

The Innovation Challenge provided a platform for students of tertiary institutions to present bright, innovative, technology-driven ideas that address social and business challenges for a chance to get financed by Union Bank.

University students win N3m in Union Bank’s campus innovation challenge
Newspaper review: NASS starts fourth attempt to amend Electoral Act

Newspaper review: NASS starts fourth attempt to amend Electoral Act

The newspaper review for Monday, August 6, focuses leads with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) daring the federal government to produce facts proving its appointments are not lopsided among other stories.

Newspaper review: NASS starts fourth attempt to amend Electoral Act
The 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend set to hold in November

The 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend set to hold in November

The GTBank Fashion Weekend, which is free to attend, will feature fashion and entrepreneurial masterclasses facilitated by internationally renowned fashion experts as well as runway shows that will present the latest in fashion.

The 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend set to hold in November
Belvedere Vodka and celebrated visual artist Laolu Senbanjo plan concept tour in Nigeria

Belvedere Vodka and celebrated visual artist Laolu Senbanjo plan concept tour in Nigeria

Celebrated visual artist, Laolu will be touring Lagos and Abuja from September 24 - 29, 2018 for a series of co-created art experiences and events to celebrate the launch of the new Belvedere Vodka bottle amongst other activities.

Belvedere Vodka and celebrated visual artist Laolu Senbanjo plan concept tour in Nigeria
Is EPL next? StarTimes to air Europa League after crashing subscription fee to N1900

Is EPL next? StarTimes to air Europa League after crashing subscription fee to N1900

StarTimes is taking affordable entertainment to an entirely new level for StarTimes subscribers as the UEFA Europa League will now be aired live and in HD on StarTimes channels starting Thursday, September 20, 2018.

Is EPL next? StarTimes to air Europa League after crashing subscription fee to N1900
NYSC certificate scandal: Nigerian students body demands arrest of Kemi Adeosun

NYSC certificate scandal: Nigerian students body demands arrest of Kemi Adeosun

The leadership of the National Union of Nigerian Students (NUNS) has called on anti-graft agency, EFCC to arrest Nigeria's immediate past finance minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, over her forged NYSC exemption certificate.

NYSC certificate scandal: Nigerian students body demands arrest of Kemi Adeosun
Just in: CBN orders banks to pay N10k fine for every failed electronic funds transfer

Just in: CBN orders banks to pay N10k fine for every failed electronic funds transfer

The apex bank said the receiving entity should notify the customer about the consequences of not funding the account within 24 hours, which included watch-listing in the banking industry, credit bureau and reporting.

Just in: CBN orders banks to pay N10k fine for every failed electronic funds transfer
Dark clouds loom over Nigeria's economy as top analyst urges FG to borrow N1.6trn

Dark clouds loom over Nigeria's economy as top analyst urges FG to borrow N1.6trn

Jimi Ogbobine, a senior analyst at Agusto and Co, on Sunday, September 16, said that in order to properly fund infrastructure in the country, the federal government needs to borrow not less than N1.2tn to N1.6tn in 2018.

Dark clouds loom over Nigeria's economy as top analyst urges FG to borrow N1.6trn
EFCC backs presidency, says HSBC is synonymous with money laundering

EFCC backs presidency, says HSBC is synonymous with money laundering

Apparently agreeing with the presidency's statement on the global giant bank, the EFCC via its social media pages, said: “HSBC is synonymous with money laundering and has paid billions of US Dollars in fines across the world.”

EFCC backs presidency, says HSBC is synonymous with money laundering
Jumia's electronics mega sale with with 7 days guaranteed free returns

Jumia's electronics mega sale with with 7 days guaranteed free returns

Jumia’s electronics mega sale store has over 1 million products at the best prices on TVs, home theatres, generators, phones, laptops and more; everything you buy is risk free with a guaranteed 7 day free return policy.

Jumia's electronics mega sale with with 7 days guaranteed free returns
Nigeria’s Twitter community amazed by Bukola Saraki’s interaction with young professionals

Nigeria’s Twitter community amazed by Bukola Saraki’s interaction with young professionals

Several Nigerians on twitter in a show of emotions, sent several responses to short videos of Senate President and Aspiring PDP Presidential Candidate interacting with the Young Professionals community in Lagos.

Nigeria’s Twitter community amazed by Bukola Saraki’s interaction with young professionals
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