Lagos to get 24/7 power supply in 2018 – Ambode

The Lagos state government has said it is almost set to deliver constant electricity to its region come 2018. The Lagos state governor Mr Akinwunmi Ambode who made this known at a recent interactive session with members of the business community and informal sector, in a statement by the governor’ s Chief Press Secretary , …

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Allow consumers buy meters – FG issues new regulations

The Federal Government has directed the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to put measures that would allow power consumers buy meters from approved vendors. The Federal Government has directed the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to reinstate the regulation that allows power consumers to purchase meters from approved vendors, according to PUNCH. NERC had in September last …

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BVN: Court relaxes conditions to unfreeze unlinked accounts

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday modified its orders made on October 17, 2017 directing the 19 commercial banks in the country to freeze all accounts without Bank Verification Numbers. Following a compromise reached between the lawyers to the Federal Government and 19 commercial banks during Wednesday’s proceedings, Justice Nnamdi Dimgba “revised” the …

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Senate approves Buhari’s request to borrow $5.5bn to finance next year’s budget

The senate has on Tuesday approved President Buhari's $5.5 billion loan request which is expected to stimulate economic development. Vanguard newspaper quoted Shehu Sani, Kaduna-APC who presented the report by the Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts of the committee, as saying the projects listed for the loan would stimulate economic development and create …

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Buhari’s visit to Turkey attracts 23 Turkish companies

After Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari’s visited Turkey in a bid to strengthen the bilateral trade between the two countries, 23 Turkish electrical manufacturing companies are set visit Nigeria this week. Mrs Thessa Bagu, who is the Managing Director of Naijalink Ltd., a local firm that connects foreign companies willing to do business in Nigeria to …

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Buhari is pleased to see Nigeria move 24 places upward in World Bank’s business ranking

President Muhammadu Buhari is pleased to see Nigeria ranking higher in the World Bank’s Doing Business latest rankings released on Tuesday. In the World Bank's ranking, Nigeria moved 24 place this year from from 169th last year to 145th out of 190 ranked economies. In a series of tweets, Mr president express his joy following …

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How Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos became the richest person in the world

Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, has surpassed Microsoft's co-founder, Bill Gates, and has become the richest person in the world. Gates has been the holder of this title for more than four years. The "battle" for this title began on the stock exchange on Thursday, the day that Amazon published its third quarter results …

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ALIKO DANGOTE SHARES SECRETS TO SUCCESS AND MORNING ROUTINE OF AFRICA’S RICHEST MAN

President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has given insights into the drive behind the success of his businesses. This is contained in the 2017 KPMG CEO Outlook, which profiles CEOs from leading corporations around the world to assess their perception of the global economy, their top concerns and their expectations for the near …

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JEFF BEZOS BEATS BILL GATE, FOR RICHEST PERSON IN THE WORLD (FOR A FEW MINUTES)

Right from my teen days in school I have always known Bill Gate as the richest man in the world. Till this day his name is synonymous with the richest man in the world. Mr. Gates is a confounder of Microsoft and he was obscenely, stinking-rich—turns out, all that's about to change. Well, not entirely. …

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