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Osinbajo Inaugurates 1.5 Billion USD Fertilizer Plant

The Plant has a production capacity of 4000 metric tons (MT) of nitrogenous fertilizers per day or 1.5 MT per annum Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo today in Port Harcourt inaugurated a giant world-class fertilizer plant, built by Indorama Eleme

SpeedUPAfrica Bootcamp for start-ups returns to Nigeria

Entries already flooding in for Africa’s leading ‘hands on’ business bootcamp, combining Mentors, Workshops and Investments The SpeedUPAfrica Bootcamp is returning to Nigeria from July 5-9 with the goal of empowering a new wave of African start-ups. Following the event’s

New Startup Innovates Social Retail in Nigeria

Founder Banke Ajagunna helps Nigerians to be as stylish as they feel The Style Group, a contemporary lifestyle retail group in Nigeria, is leapfrogging the brick-and-mortar sales of fashion, accessories and design services and instead focuses on offering them via

Nigeria Helped by low debt as it tackles slump spending

EUROBONDS By David Malingha Doya, Bloomberg News Nigeria is facing a recession, a plunging currency, inflation at a decade-high and a widening budget deficit. It has one going for it; low debt. That means the West African nation has room

WorldRemit Calls for Urgent Restoration of Money Transfers to Nigeria

Hundreds of global remittance companies forced to cease transfers while Western Union, MoneyGram and Ria continue WorldRemit, a leading online remittance provider, is calling for the urgent restoration of money transfers to Nigeria as draconian new rules leave virtually all

Orange Business Services Extends Sales Operations To Nigeria

Orange Business Services, the B2B division of the Orange Group, is reaffirming its commitment to support enterprises in Africa with the expansion of its Lagos, Nigeria presence. It has established a new sales office in addition to the existing customer

ATTEND: StartupPlus Conference Holds May 2 in Lagos

StartUpPlus prepares to accelerate over one hundred startup ideas across various sectors at this year’s Startup Conference in Lagos, Nigeria. StartUpPlus, a startup accelerator headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria convenes Startup Conference annually to power startups with practical strategies in relevant

Nigerians, Ghanaians in EY Entrepreneur Awards Final

The 5th edition of EY ‘Entrepreneur of the Year Awards’ in West Africa is in its final stage with nine finalists from Nigeria and Ghana shortlisted in the Master and Emerging categories, following thorough and rigorous screening processes. The award programme was launched

APPLY: Aspiring Entrepreneurs Programme

Young Entrepreneurs in Nigeria now have an opportunity to get up to 1 Million Naira grants to start or grow their business through the maiden edition of the Aspiring Entrepreneurs Programme 2015. The Aspiring Entrepreneurs Programme, 2015 is an initiative

FREE INTERNET: Naij.com, Opera, MTN Partner for Nigerian Mobile Users

Leading news, jobs and entertainment portal in Nigeria Naij.com, is helping to bring free mobile internet to Nigerians via the MTN network. This has been made possible through Opera’s Sponsored Web Pass, which allows operators to package their data in