It’s a movement! Femfunds hosts Over 1000 female entrepreneurs in Lagos

It was a large gathering of female entrepreneurs in Nigeria last Saturday when Femfunds played host to more than 1000 women at its Femfunds 2.0 workshop. The workshop with the theme: Knowledge, Food, and Music […]

How Nigeria can attract new investment, by AfDB chief, Akinwunmi Adesina

AfDB president, Akinwumi Adesina President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has said that for fresh investment to come into Nigeria, handlers of the country need to be critical about getting some challenges resolved […]

ASHON parleys Mauritius firm on capacity building, others

Association of Stockbroking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON)<br />Photo: ashonng The Association of Stock broking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON), in an exploratory move, is seeking partnership with a leading Mauritius-based, information and communications technology ( ICT) […]

‘Nigeria’s local content advocacy generating cross-border impacts’

Executive Secretary, Simbi Wabote of NCDMB The organisers of the African Oil Week (AOW), say aside driving the ongoing localisation of industry knowledge and expertise, Nigeria’s local content advocacy, through monumental capacity development programmes, is generating huge cross […]

‘Policy consistency, national saving will boost equity market’

President, IAPM, Abimbola Olashore To attract higher investor participation in Nigeria’s capital market, the Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers (IAPM), has urged government to tackle the issue of policy inconsistency, and promote national savings […]

Adopt satellite broadband to boost socio-economic development says expert

Experts in solutions development have called for the adoption of satellite broadband services to boost socio-economic development and deepen Nigeria’s Internet penetration.      According to them, deployment of last mile or terrestrial connectivity alone […]

CIIN to canvass value creation at education seminar

Rector of College of Insurance and Financial Management, Dr. Yeside Oyetayo The Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) is set to treat stakeholders to a wholesome learning experience at its education seminar scheduled to hold […]

‘Sustainability, policy predictability key concerns for foreign investors’

British Deputy High Commissioner, Laure Beaufils For key investments needed to spur the economy to become domiciled in the country, the Nigerian government would have to commit to its policies and sustainably implement them in […]

Nigeria’s capital market can finance infrastructure, experts insist

Capital Market Experts and stakeholders in the financial sector have restated their calls on government at various levels, to take advantage of the multiple benefits inherent in the nation’s capital market to facilitate their respective […]

U.S. invests N8.6 billion to boost small-scale farming in Nigeria

United States Africa Development Foundation has invested over N8.64 billion ($24 million) to boost capacity of farmers across the country. Speaking at an Agriculture mini-fair, organised by the foundation in collaboration with Diamond Development Initiative, […]

Nigeria is 7th largest integrated market in the world – US Ambassador

U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr William Symington, says that Nigeria is the seventh largest integrated market in the world, with more endowments than most countries. Symington […]