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The Federal Government has promised to invest in the animation industry and other creative sectors to make jobs available for youths, boost GDP, and achieve economic growth. The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this at the end of a four week-training for 1500 youths who participated in the N-Creative programme held in Benin. The N-Creative […]

SOURCE- Chinyere Ogbonna Africa governments and leaders have been challenged to create job opportunities for the teeming unemployed youths in the continent. The President Africa Development Bank, AfDB, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina gave the advice while speaking as a panelist at the annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Enrepreneural Forum in Abuja. Dr. Adesina opined that the growing […]

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has launched an intervention programme aimed at reviving the comatose poultry sub-sector in the Nigeria. This is in fulfilment of its resolve to diversify the economy, create jobs and engender inclusive economic growth in the country. The CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele who announced the latest efforts of the […]

The Nigerian Economic Summit Group, NESG, has unveiled a new logo ahead of its twenty-fifth summit in October. NESG is a private sector led think-tank organization that promotes sustainable growth and development in the Nigerian Economy that is globally competitive. At the event in Ikoyi, the Chief Executive Officer, Mr Laoye Jaiyeola, said there was […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mele Kolo Kyari as the new Group Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The President also appointed seven Chief Operating Officers alongside Kyari. The newly appointee are to work with current office holders till July 7, 2019, for a smooth and effective transition. This is contained in […]

There is a need for journalists to develop their data-driven skills to tell their stories for more credibility. A data Analyst, Mr.Segun Ogunwe made the point while making a presentation at a one-day workshop for agriculture Journalists in Victoria Island Lagos. Mr. Ogunwale said an era of fake news data would go a long way […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria to blacklist any firm, its owner and top management caught smuggling or dumping any of the restricted forty three items into the country. The Presidential directive was disclosed by the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele in Abuja during a meeting with oil palm producers. Mr […]

Egyptian Minister of Agriculture and New Land Reclamation, Prof. Ezzal-Din Abusteit has said that the Egyptian Government has done a lot in the area of joint farming with many sister countries in order to ensure food security in Africa. He made this disclosure when the participants of the 2019 Nasser Leadership Fellowship organized by the […]

Nigeria is blessed with an abundant variety species of fish, some of which have been exported in various forms over the years. These fish species are taken either from the wild or cultured. They include ornamental fishes. According to reports, large quantities of fishes and fishery products are exported from Nigeria in different forms and […]

Contractors handling the expansion of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway are to be mobilised back to site this month. So says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu during an on the spot assessment of the level of work on the 10-lane- expressway. Addressing newsmen at the Abule Osun axis of the road, Governor Sanwo-Olu who said Government was aware of […]

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