‘Our platform helped Customs generate over N1.5trn revenue’

‘Our platform helped Customs generate over N1.5trn revenue’

In 2020, the Nigeria Customs Service generated revenue of over N1.5 trillion, surpassing its target of N1.3 trillion in a year the economy and trade witnessed significant challenges. OPE BABALOLA, managing director... Read more »
Dr Stella Okoli

Emzor completes debut N13.73bn 5-year corporate bond

Dr Stella Chinyelu Okoli Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited has successfully launched its maiden N13.73 billion 5-year fixed-rate senior unsecured bond Issue due January 2026 under the company’s N50 billion bond Programme. The... Read more »
Third Mainland Bridge

Third Mainland Bridge to be shut down again for 72 hours

The federal government says the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos, which is undergoing rehabilitation, is to be shut down again for three days, beginning from mid-night of Friday, January 29, to mid-night... Read more »
Apple, Facebook score with pandemic-hit consumers: profits surge

Apple, Facebook score with pandemic-hit consumers: profits surge

PHOTO: The Ringer Apple and Facebook on Wednesday delivered stunning gains in profits and revenues over the past quarter, in the latest sign that Big Tech is delivering for pandemic-hit consumers around... Read more »
The price of Yoruba presidency in 2023

The price of Yoruba presidency in 2023

By 2014, the former governor of Lagos state and the generalissimo of the Southwest politics, Bola Tinubu, had had enough of local politics and decided to go for the big price –... Read more »
$36m Jebba Power Plant rehabilitation to bring additional 96.4mw

$36m Jebba Power Plant rehabilitation to bring additional 96.4mw

As part of efforts to boost supply of electricity by 92.4 megawatt (mw) and promote clean energy, the Federal Government plans to spend $36 million (N14.18bn at N394/$) on Jebba Power Plant.... Read more »
Introducing… Muoigbo dictionary of Coro

Introducing… Muoigbo dictionary of Coro

Coro had come like a ‘thief in the night’ (1Thes,5.2), to pluck up, to break and throwdown to destroy and to afflict; (Jere,31:28). However, as it was mauling and remoulding us, life... Read more »
Local airlines should not die

Local airlines should not die

Which is the main domestic airline in Nigeria? The answer to this question changes by the day. Today it is Aero, tomorrow it is Arik, and then it is Air peace. In... Read more »
E-governance initiative: How it improves people, business, regulations, and government

E-governance initiative: How it improves people, business, regulations, and government

The World Bank describes electronic governance, also known as e-governance, e-gov, digital governance, or online governance as the use of information technologies (such as Wide Area Networks, the internet, software applications, cloud... Read more »
FirstBank’s commitment to grooming ‘children entrepreneurs’ holds lessons for financial literacy

FirstBank’s commitment to grooming ‘children entrepreneurs’ holds lessons for financial literacy

Ask financial literacy experts when they consider the best time to introduce children to money matters and they would say it should be as early as possible. The reason for their position... Read more »