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FG to Withdraw Operational Permit of Interstate Transporters that Flout Safety Protocols

Worried about the rising cases of the coronavirus in the country and alive to the fact that socio-economic activities cannot be put on hold indefinitely, the Federal Government has approved the operation of interstate travels but sternly warns that the operational permits of transporters who flout safety protocols will be withdrawn.   The Honourable Minister […]

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President Buhari Again Warns Public Servants Against Influence Peddling

President Muhammadu Buhari has again warned political appointees and other government officials against using their positions to bestow undue advantage on anyone seeking government jobs and other favours, saying this is antithetical to the character of the Administration. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday […]

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FMDQ admits ₦100bn MTN Nigeria Commercial Papers and ₦100bn Dangote Cement Bond

Dangote Cement PLC and MTN Nigeria Communications PLC have successfully raised the largest corporate bond and commercial papers, so far recorded in the Nigerian debt capital market DCM. FMDQ Holdings PLC’s wholly owned subsidiary, FMDQ Securities Exchange Limited admitted the Dangote Cement PLC ₦100.00 billion Series 1 Bond (the Dangote Cement Bond) under its ₦300.00 billion […]

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President Buhari appoints Adesugba as MD Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority

The Nigerian Minister of Industry,Trade and Investement, Adeniyi Adebayo, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the appointment of Professor  Adesoji Adesugba as the new Managing Director of the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA). The Minister in a statement in Abuja said the President’s approval was given in a letter addressed to the Minister, dated […]

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Kano to revolutionize dairy production

Kano state government will in the next couple of months, unveil a multilateral scheme that will revolutionize dairy production and make the state the nation’s dairy production hub. The capital intensive project will be executed through the Kano State Agro Pastoral Development Project, which is funded by the Islamic Development Bank and the Lives and […]