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Obiano pledges to sustain relationship with China

   …considers diplomatic office in Awka By Kingsley Ezekwelu  The Governor of Anambra state Chief Willie Obiano has assured to sustain the existing robust relationship with the Republic of China to continue producing enduring economic benefits for Ndi Anambra.  Gov Obiano

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Dangote to pump N106b into sugar refinery

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Chairman, Dangote Sugar Refinery (DSR) on Thursday said that N106 billion would be invested in the company to boost profitability and enhance dividend payment. Dangote told shareholders at the company’s 11th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2016

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CAC extends manual business registration in Abuja, 5 states

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has extended manual registration of corporate bodies in Abuja and five states to May 15 to ensure a smooth transfer to complete online registration. The states are Lagos, Rivers Enugu, Kano and Katsina states. The

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Youths honor Obiano as best governor in agriculture revamping

By Kingsley Ezekwelu  The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has been honored with “The Best Governor in Agriculture” award by the youths of the Catholic Archdiocese of Onitsha.  Gov Obiano recieved the award during an holy mass at

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FG showcases news air assets in war against insurgency

Nigeria’s air force has shown off new assets it says will be used to combat the Boko Haram insurgency in its north and oil militants in its south. The West African nation’s air force over the weekend demonstrated a new

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PMB seeks approval for multi billion naira loan for infrastructure

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested for the approval of the National Assembly to borrow $6.9b for infrastructural development. Buhari, in a letter read by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, said $5.8bn would be borrowed from the Chinese Exim bank for

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Innovation Solutions for Start-Ups

By JohnDavid M. JohnDavid Every business owner or young entrepreneurs are vulnerable to certain forces: the forces called start-up force. This force includes the following: They are vulnerable to fear: Fear of the known and the unknown, fear of failure,

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FG shares N468bn to three tiers in April

The Federation Account Allocation Committee ( FAAC) has approved for sharing to three tiers of government, the sum of N467.807 billion as allocation for the month of April. The sum is higher compared to last month’s FAAC allocation figure of

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We will be out of recession by third quarter says CBN boss

Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), says the country should be out of recession by the third quarter of 2017, a report on the Cable indicates. Speaking after a meeting with the leadership of the senate

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FG votes more funds for mining sector

The Federal Government has earmarked additional funds to scale up mining activities from it current zero level in the country, Minister of Mines and Steel Development,  Dr Kayode Fayemi, has said. Fayemi said on Tuesday in Enugu at a meeting with stakeholders

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