Free 250,000 FG/CAC Business Names Registration for MSMES

Business formalisation Support of the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Survival Fund As part of Federal Government’s post-Covid-19 Pandemic survival intervention to support micro...

Market contracts as unrest escalates…Investors lost N113bn

Equities market closed on a negative note as the bears dominated proceedings in the market today. The All Share Index (ASI) waned by 75...

Investor sentiment turned negative on sustained civil unrest in Nigeria

Investor sentiment turned negative on sustained civil unrest in Nigeria which escalated last night. The local bourse closed in negative territory as the ASI...

6 Tips for Choosing The Best Shoes

Running, standing, walking, jogging, exercising, playing games - all these are essential tasks, and there are still plenty of them that our legs do...

Telecom & IT

eSIM-Enabled Smartphone Shipments in Western Europe Grow by 65 Percent in 2020

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics eSIM-enabled smartphones will capture an impressive 32 percent of all smartphones shipped in...
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What Factors Are Helping Drive the Growing Mobile Market in Nigeria?

The mobile market is steadily on the rise in Nigeria and is contributing a greater percentage of revenue to the GDP each year. In...

Nokia rated leader in managed services by industry analyst firm GlobalData

Nokia, today, announced that it has been rated “Leader” in managed services by the independent industry analyst firm GlobalData. The report finds that Nokia...

Nokia selected by NASA to build first ever cellular network on the Moon

LTE/4G technology promises to revolutionize lunar surface communications by delivering reliable, high data rates while containing power, size and cost. Communications will be a crucial...

Worldwide spend on cloud systems to pass USD 1 trillion in 2024 – IDC

Worldwide spend on cloud systems is expected to pass USD 1 trillion in 2024, accelerated by cloud adoption amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to...

Business & Economy

Kaspersky warns of top IT security threats in Africa

Despite research showing an overall decrease in certain malware families and types in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in H1 2020 (36% decrease in South Africa,...

Africa Prudential Plc Records 6% PAT decline in Q3 2020

Africa Prudential Plc announced its Unaudited Financial Statements for the period ended September 30th 2020, with a Gross Earnings of N2.63 Billion and Profit...

Nestle 9-Months Sales Fell, Sub-Saharan Africa recorded double-digit organic growth

Nestle's organic growth reached 3.5%, with real internal growth (RIG) of 3.3% and pricing of 0.2%. Growth was supported by continued strong momentum in...

Bond Market Update: The odds remain in favour of low interest rates

Last week, the Debt Management Office (DMO) on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) published the Bond offer circular for Oct-2020. To...

Equities Market Remain flat amid nationwide unrest

Equities market close flat for 2 consecutive trading session as ASI advanced marginally by 3bps to close at 28,665.82. Market capitalization gained N297. 31...

SME Corner

FG offers free business registration for 250,000 MSMEs

The Federal Government says it has offered free business registration for 250,000 Micro, Small and  Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) nationwide...

YouTube announces Black Voices Fund for Nigerian artists and creators

YouTube today announced that artists and creators from Nigeria can apply for grants from its Black Voices Fund. The...

The OPEC Fund approves US$20m for SMEs in East Africa

The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a US$20 million term loan in favor of...

Why Buhari Administration Is Supporting Small Businesses With A Survival Fund – Osinbajo

The Federal Government remains deeply committed to creating a more business-friendly environment for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)...

How to Apply for Government N75Bn MSME Survival Fund

The Federal Government of Nigeria is set to commence nationwide implementation of two MSMEs initiatives namely, the MSME Survival...

Beverages

CHI Limited Launches Hollandia Slim Evap Milk

Staying true to its passion for innovation, CHI Limited has rolled out yet another new product, Hollandia Slim Evaporated Milk – a partially skimmed...

Over N40M to be Invested in Small Southeastern Businesses in the Life Lager “Chop Life” Experience

Life Lager is set to support over 200 businesses with a cumulative sum of over 40 million Naira, in the “Chop Life” Experience. In a...

Chivita Celebrates World Juice Day

October 17, 2020 - Lagos, Nigeria - Leading fruit juice brand, Chivita, holds its 2nd Annual Chivita World Juice Day Event today. The Annual Chivita World Juice...
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FG offers free business registration for 250,000 MSMEs

The Federal Government says it has offered free business registration for 250,000 Micro, Small and  Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) nationwide under its recently launched Survival Fund...

The Legal Side of Doing Business in Nigeria: Compliance Checklist You Need as a Small Business Owner

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How To Block Your Bank Account And SIM Card In Case Of Emergency

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COVID-19: FG receives 38,000 applications for N75bn MSME survival funds – Katagum

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SMEDAN launches database portal to scale up MSMEs

Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Hajiya Mariam Yelwaji Katagum, has said the newly launched National MSMEs database will provide detailed information...

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...

Agro News

FAO’s Statistical Yearbook offers largest trove of data on food and agriculture

Just days after celebrating its 75th Anniversary and to coincide with today's marking of World Statistics Day, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is publishing its revamped Statistical Yearbook, which weighs in at 366 pages this...

Can billion-naira interventions rescue the Agric sector?

In the last 5 years, the CBN and the federal government have been pumping billions of naira into the Agric sector space. A total...

Presco – Another impressive quarter expected in Q3

Supported by higher CPO prices due to the continued land border closure and improved demand caused by increased adherence to proper hygiene practices, Presco...

Okomu Oil Palm On track for a Record FY’20

Like Presco, Okomu Oil Palm has benefitted immensely from the FG directive to close the land borders in order to reduce the incidence of...

September Inflation: Flooding in key Northern states spur food inflation higher!

As widely anticipated, headline inflation for the month of September increased for the seventh consecutive month by 47bps to 13.71% YoY, 58bps shy of...

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Energy & Power

CBN releases framework for financing of mass metering

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released its framework for the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP). The framework was released by the Development Financing department...

Mambilla Hydro Power: Taraba Govt Flags Off Sensitization Program

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Nigerians paid more for Kerosene in September 2020 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased by 0.42% month-on-month and by...

Cost Of Refiling 12.5 Kg Cooking Gas Cylinder Falls In September – NBS

The average price for the refilling of a 12.5kg cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) decreased by -0.63% month-on-month and by -0.32% year-on-year...

Real Estate

FHA, Family Homes Funds, partner to deliver 1,000 affordable houses

In commencement of the proposed 300,000 Mass Housing Programme initiated by the Federal Government of Nigeria under the Economic Sustainability Plan set up by...

Lagos Mediation Centre Resolves 801 Cases, Recovers N5.39million

The Lagos State Citizens' Mediation Centre (CMC), in the month of September 2020, successfully resolved 801 cases spanning a wide range of issues such...

Ìlúbìrin Announces School for Waterside Community’s Young Residents

Ìlúbìrin Announces School for Waterside Community’s Young Residents Today, First Investment Development Company (FIDC) is affirming its commitment to education and child development by announcing...

British Airways launches flight and holiday September sale

British Airways has today launched its annual September Sale with deals to over 150 destinations across its global network.   With travel dates in 2021 available,...

Africa’s Travel and Tourism Industry: Is recovery at sight?

The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic has left a devastating impact on economies across the world. Notably, the Travel and Tourism industry which contributes over...

Photos from the Lagos Ileya Virtual Concert

The Lagos Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat AkinbiIe-Yusuf, and the Special Adviser on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Solomon Bonu, has...

British Airways August Schedule Sees Return To More Destinations

Throughout August, British Airways is resuming flying to more destinations, albeit with continued low frequencies while the impact of Covid-19 remains felt across the...

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The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the shift towards a more digital world. A recent online consumer survey shows that changes in online shopping behaviours...

Covid-19 Has Flipped the Value Proposition of Omnichannel Shopping For Constrained Consumers

With few alternatives available during the widespread lockdowns earlier this year, e-commerce quickly became a go-to means-to-an-end for shop-needy consumers around the globe. Six...

Jumia’s Ad revenue hits €2m but sales value dwindle – Report

Jumia, the African e-commerce start-up, earned €2.0m in advertising revenue in Q2 2020, only the second time it has reached this total. Triple-digit growth...

Global Ad Trends: Alibaba controls the world’s third-largest ad business

The Alibaba stands to make $23.5bn from selling ad inventory across its e-commerce properties this year, a rise of 6.6% from 2019. Warc released...