China firm, Mangal sign $600m agreement to build cement plant in Kogi

November 4, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

As part of its expansion efforts, Mangal industries has signed an agreement with a Chinese firm Sinoma for the construction of three million metric tons per year Cement Plant and fifty megawatts captive power plant in Moba, Kogi state. The project is agreed to be completed in early 2024. A statement by the firm’s chief executive, Engr. Fahad Mangal, released Read More

APC group lauds Buhari’s strategic responses to Covid-19 pandemic

September 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A group of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on the aiges of APC Legacy Awareness and Campaign (APC-LAC) has commended the firm responses of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administratiom to the Covid-19 pandemic. The group, which is a voluntary think-tank group of the governing party, particularly lauded President Buhari’s setting up of an Economic Sustainability Committee chaired by the Vice Read More

Muhammadu Buhari’s imprints on the Nigerian oil and gas sector by Salisu Na’inna Dambatta

August 18, 2021 Salisu Na'inna Dambatta 0

The signing of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law by President Muhammadu Buhari on August 16th, 2021, after it was passed by the National Assembly, has added yet another Buhari signature on the Nigerian Oil and Gas sector.  Equally, the Presidential assent which turned the Bill into Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) of the National Assembly has placed Muhammadu Buhari Read More

Buhari completes 12 dams, 3 hydropower projects, 7 irrigation projects – APC group

August 11, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The All Progressives Congress Legacy Awareness and Campaign (APC-LAC), has said out of 116 inherited projects for priority completion in 2016, a total of twelve dams, three hydropower projects and seven irrigation projects among many others have been completed by the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. The APC think-tank group also disclosed that Buhari administration signed Executive Order 9 Read More

Group tackles Kwara governor over N35 billion loan

June 30, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

–   Kwara Emerging Voice (KEV) has warned Governor Abdulrasaq Abdulrahman against mortgaging the future of present and unborn generations of Kwarans through the proposed N35 billon loan from the capital market. The Non – Governmental Organisation in a press statement signed by its Chairman, Alhaji Ahmed Bayero, on Wednesday  threatened to drag the governor  Abdulrasaq Abdulrahman-led administration to court Read More

Gado Nasko: A soldier, technocrat & elder statesman

June 17, 2021 Umar Ibrahim 0

His was a supreme symbol for destiny; he never wanted military as a career, nstead, he aspired to be an Islamic scholar. But providence had other aspirations for him and he ended up as a military officer, going through the ranks of his career culminating as a Major General in the Nigerian Army in 1993. According to ancient legends, God Read More

Titan Trust Bank expands, opens Ikeja, Lagos branch

May 24, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

In furtherance of its efforts to offer customers endearing experience, Titan Trust Bank Limited, one of the fastest growing financial service providers in Nigeria, has announced the opening of its state-of-the-art branch located at 53, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos for commercial operations. The Executive Director, Titan Trust Bank, Mrs. Adaeze Udensi, Ph.D, while declaring the new branch open on May Read More

Tanzania minister woos investors

May 20, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

Prospective investors in Tanzania have been assured of a viable market of more than 300 million people across Eastern and Southern AfricaThis assurance was given by Tanzania’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation, Mr. Liberata Mulamula during the Tanzania-Nigeria tourism, investment and trade forum in Abuja. The minister said that Tanzania enjoys a preferential trade arrangement by virtue Read More

Anambra: CSOs task NASS on speedy passage of Electoral Act

May 20, 2021 Ene Oshaba 0

The Alliance of Civil Society Organisations for Expansion of Electoral and Democratic Space (ACCESS) has called on the 9th National Assembly (NASS) to immediately enact and pass the Electoral Act 2021, saying this will guide the conduct of the Anambra state gubernatorial election scheduled for November 6. It’s Spokesperson, Ariyo-Dare Atoye, made the call in Abuja during a peaceful #OccupyNASS Read More

How I started crayfish business with N3,000- Trader

May 17, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Madam Onyechi Okachi who is a crayfish trader said she started her small business with just N3,000, but it has paid her off in so many ways as she smiles to the bank. ADEOLA TUKURU, reports.  Starting a business and nurturing it to an enviable height is the greatest challenge of many entrepreneurs, with many businesses going under just after a few years Read More