Nike Releases New Film “For Once, Don’t Do It” in a message about racism in America

In a bold move, Nike opens the tough conversation that so many corporations turn blind eyes, deaf ears and silent mouths to. The brand famously...

MPC Maintains Accommodative Stance…Cuts MPR to 12.50%

In a shocking turn of events, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) cut its key policy rate MPR by 100bps to 12.50%, having maintained the...

History Of Coca-Cola Advertising Slogans

Red, White & You (1986) Throughout the years, the slogans used in advertising for Coca-Cola have reflected not only the brand but the times. Slogans...

Dangote Cement Plc – Resilient Q1 2020 results amid early impacts of COVID-19

Dangote Cement Plc grew revenue YoY by 4% in its Q1 2020 result. Gross profit rose YoY by 3% on account of faster growth...

Telecom & IT

Google announces Plus Codes in Google Maps; Rolls out simple digital addressing to Android users

While most people take having a fixed, physical address for granted, 2 billion people across the globe either don't...
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PAU Gifts Students 3GB Data Weekly as Learning Goes Fully Digital

Beginning from Monday, 11 May, every student of Pan Atlantic University has received a gift of 3 gigabytes of data a week to enable...

Imo State approves ₦145 Right of Way Charge

Imo State has approved a Right of Way (RoW) charge reduction from ₦4,500 to ₦145 per meter. Last week, Ekiti State became the first...

Samsung Galaxy S20+ is Top 5G Smartphone Model in US in Q1 2020

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G was the bestselling 5G smartphone model in the United States in the first...

Get Your Assistant To Play With The Kids

Playtime is a time when children interact with the world around them. Experts agree that play has a profound impact on childhood learning and...

Business & Economy

CBN approves relief on OFI loans

The Central Bank of Nigeria has approved moratoriums on CBN facilities managed by Other Financial Institutions (OFIs). It reduced the interest rates on these...

MPC slashes interest rate to 12.5%

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) held its bi-monthly Monetary Policy Committee meeting today May 28, 2020. Against the 2-day traditional timeline for the...

Nigeria: Transport fare Within City Soared By 8.21% in April – NBS

In its Transport fare Watch report for April 2020 on Wednesday, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the average fare paid by commuters...

Nigeria’s Q1-2020 Grew By 1.87%

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released Q1-2020 GDP data which reflected a growth of 1.87% in real terms against 2.10% recorded in the...

Q1 2020 Real GDP Grows by 1.87% on Weak Non-Oil Sector Performance

In line with our expectation, Nigeria’s real Gross Domestic Product grew year-on-year (y-o-y) by 1.87% to N16.74 trillion in Q1 2020, slower than 2.55%...

SME Corner

Jaiz Bank Boosts SMES Through FOREX

Jaiz Bank Plc, the premier non-interest bank in Nigeria has resumed selling of foreign exchange to operators of Small...

Is The Fleet Management Market Worth Investing In?

There aren’t many markets that investors can turn to today for a safe investment. With the world in economic...

The Funny Circle of Basic Economics

It is an employers priority to pay the lowest salary possible to an employee for a particular role. ...

‘LSETF Employment Summit will help other State achieve Job Creation Successes’ – Sanwo-Olu

…Stakeholders Gather To Showcase Leading Practices, Learnings In Job Creation Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has charged representatives of...

OPay, GOKADA and MaxNg, Please accept my sympathy

Your story has been a fairy tale and I know it's still evolving. I pray it ends well. A...

Beverages

Countries failing to stop harmful marketing of breast-milk substitutes, warn WHO and UNICEF

Agencies encourage women to continue to breastfeed during the COVID-19 pandemic A new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN)...

Guinness Nigeria Plc – Heading Back to The Woods?

A combination of weak consumer demand heightened competition, and an overall weak the macroeconomic situation hit Guinness Nigeria Plc (‘the Company’) hard, as reflected...

Konga, NBC partner to offer shoppers premium access to Coca Cola products

Foremost composite e-commerce giant, Konga has signed a partnership with Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) which will see the latter leverage Konga’s e-commerce engine in...
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Must Read

List of Guaranty Trust Bank Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number that usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is held. The sort code is...

List of Access Bank Sort Codes & Branches (with addresses) in Nigeria

The sort code is a number which usually identifies both the bank and the branch where an account is held. The sort code is...

15 Wool Braid Hairstyles You Should Try

Wool braid hairstyles have been popular for years and show no signs of slowing down. Wool braids allow you to try every colour, shape,...

Shop now, pay later with www.zerofinance.com.ng

Zerofinance is Nigeria’s leading online retail store, providing quality branded home electronics, domestic appliances, computers, mobile phones and household furniture to customers with installment...

Top 10 Most Expensive Universities In Nigeria

For many Nigerians, high-quality higher education is a luxury. There are many private universities who are known not only for their top-notch teaching staff...

These Are The 6 Major Areas Of Consumption Affected By COVID-19

As many markets across the globe begin to ease living restrictions and many consumers start to take tentative steps outside their homes, the world...
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Agro News

In Niger, a ‘crazy idea’ to restore degraded land pays off

February 21, 2020, was a day of celebration in Koné Béri, Niger. People gathered in the village for a ceremony 14 years in the making. Some had doubted that a “crazy idea to sell the air,” as local communities...

FG To Inaugurate 200,000 Capacity Yam Storage Facility In Benue On June 9

The Federal Government will, on June 9, inaugurate the 200, 000 capacity yam storage facility for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Benue,...

Cellulant’s Agrikore Risk Review stirs conversation on the impact of COVID-19 on Africa’s vulnerable Food Security

Cellulant, Africa’s leading financial technology company that builds payment and agri-tech solutions, today announced the launch of the first edition of their white paper...

COVID-19 response must target African agriculture and the rural poor – Olusegun Obasanjo

Agriculture contributes 65 per cent of Africa’s employment and 75 per cent of its domestic trade Africa has so far escaped the worst health consequences...

Nigerians spent over ₦22.7 trillion on food in 2019 – NBS

The 2019 consumption expenditure report published by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), revealed that non-food consumption makes up 43% of total spending. Transportation,...

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Energy & Power

Oil Prices Slide As U.S.-China Tensions Spike – Report

OilPrice.com Oil prices have held onto the gains from the last few weeks, but the recent rally seems to have stalled as demand shows signs...

ECOWAS electricity project to be completed in 2023

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has stated that its West African Power Pool (WAPP) project is due to be completed in...

Nigeria imported 20.89Bn litres of petrol in 2019 – NBS

The Petroleum Products Importation Statistics for Full Year 2019 reflected that 20.89bn litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), 5.15bn litres of Automotive Gas Oil...

Bullish Sentiment Is Creeping Back Into Oil Markets – Report

Oil prices rose strongly on Tuesday, following promised cuts from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Kuwait. Ongoing supply curtailments around the world are boosting sentiment,...

Real Estate

Sanwo-Olu Commissions 264 Units of Flats in Lekki (Photos)

"We Will Build Affordable Houses For Lagosians-Sanwo-Olu" ...Project is a successful public-private collaboration- Commissioner The Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu on Thursday has promised...

Lagos to Create More Islands to Curb Land Scarcity

To further increase land availability for Housing and Infrastructural Development, the Lagos State Government has expressed the desire to continue to create more man-made...

Oyo State Launches Digitized C Of O

…Says It Will Bear Applicants’ Cost Of Survey, Planning Permission …First 2,000 Applicants To Enjoy Discounts Oyo State Government has launched a digitized Certificate of Occupancy issuance...

Turkish Airlines Adopts Stiffer Safety And Hygiene Measures

As an airline that is committed to the wellbeing of its passengers, crew members and the entire public, Turkish Airlines has continued to prioritize...

Analysis of The Nigeria Visa Policy (NVP) 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari, on 4 February 2020, officially presented the Nigeria Visa Policy 2020 (NVP 2020 or the Policy) structured to outline the expectations...

Saudi Arabia Suspends Entry for Umrah Pilgrimage Over Coronavirus Fear

Restrictions are temporary and will be continuously reviewed by the health authorities Saudi Arabia has placed a temporary ban on Umrah pilgrims in an attempt...

Wakanow slammed for indulging in unethical practices, passing off Konga Travel

Nigerians have lampooned Wakanow, one of the players in Nigeria’s travel booking industry for engaging in unethical business practices. Specifically, the company has been...

Retail - Brick & Click

All Set For Second Edition Of Konga Live Auction On Monday

Excitement and anticipation have reached fever-pitch for the June edition of the live online auction pioneered by foremost composite e-commerce giant, Konga. A monthly affair...

COVID-19 Creates Fundamental Shifts In Africa’s Consumers

The COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to a new kind of African consumer who is already displaying fundamental shifts in consumption and purchase behaviour...

Jeff Bezos Trillionaire tale and Nigeria e-commerce – An analysis

America’s Jeff Bezos, the founder of e-commerce giant, Amazon, is becoming a trillionaire in the midst of COVID-19 global pandemic. This is both good...

Konga Records Massive Traffic For First Ever Live Online Auction In Africa

History was made on Friday, May 1, 2020, as foremost composite e-commerce giant, Konga successfully hosted the first-ever live online auction in Africa. The...