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President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwumi Adesina has described Dangote Refinery and Fertiliser projects as the best industrialised project to happen to Africa. He said these projects, which are far beyond the expectation of his team and himself, would positively affect the economic growth and development of...
African Petroleum Producers Organisation (APPO) has said that the establishment of Dangote Oil Refinery will bring about a 36 per cent reduction in the importation of petroleum productions into the continent. Besides, the organisation expressed a belief that the success of Dangote Refinery project could incentivise the rise of similar projects...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor, Godwin Emefiele, said the intervention of the apex bank has led to a huge reduction in imported rice from Thailand. Emefiele made this known on Tuesday when he spoke at the unveiling of the FCT mega rice pyramids under the RIFAN-CBN Anchor Borrowers’...
Singer Portable has credited popular rapper Olamide as the one bankrolling him. In an interview with Jahbless where he made this known, the Zazoo Zeh crooner said the YBNL boss has been instrumental in his rise to stardom. According to him, even though renowned show promoter Kogbagidi has been helpful to...
The Nigerian banking sector recorded impressive growth in the first quarter of the year, recording a 23.24% year-on-year increase in real GDP. This is also evidenced by the performance of the twelve commercial banks listed on the Nigerian Exchange (NGX). Wema Bank proved its mettle in the key metrics of...
As part of an effort to aid trades among African countries and strengthen the continent's economy, an all-encompassing and highly anticipated payment system anticipated, the Pan-African Payments and Settlement System (PAPSS) has been officially launched. The payment technology was launched in Accra, Ghana, on Thursday, January 13, in a virtual...
The Nigerian government says it lifted the ban placed on the operation of microblogging site Twitter, because the company has made some concessions, and talks between both parties have been fruitful. A senior government official disclosed that the government decided to lift the suspension because Twitter has agreed to terms...
The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has commenced the implementation of its nutrition flagship program, tagged: Aliko Dangote Foundation Integrated Nutrition (ADFIN) program in Kano State. According to the ADF’s Director of Health and Nutrition, Dr. Francis Aminu, the program is in line with the plan to use the newly refurbished...
The World Bank has projected that Nigeria's inflation would increase in 2022, such that it may become the highest in the world. Should inflation increase as projected by World Bank, Nigerians would pay more for foods and other commodities this year. With increasing food prices and that of other commodities diminishing...
Music executive Esther Adekeye otherwise known as Cute Kimani has addressed the most-recent controversial debate by Shatta Wale, in which he claimed that Nigerian artistes don't support their Ghanaian counterparts. Shatta Wale, had in a series of posts on his social media pages, accused Nigerian artistes of being selfish, saying...