Business

Edojobs, German Devt. Agency Train 100 Youths On Leather Production

  The Edo State Skills Development Agency (EdoJobs) in collaboration with German development agency, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) has trained and graduated 100 youths on the production of leather products. The intensive workshop, which lasted for over three months, engaged the youths in the area of manufacturing handbags, shoes, belt, wallets and […]


Edo State Trains 200 Tax Managers To Revolutionise Revenue Collection, Tax Administration

  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said that the state government is determined to revolutionise the state’s tax administration and improve its revenue generation systems so as to ensure the delivery of the government’s promise of making Edo great again. Obaseki disclosed this during the flag-off of a 5-day training workshop for […]


FG Lifts Suspension On New SIM Card Registration

  The Federal Government has approved the activation of new SIM card registration with mandatory National Identity Number(NIN) linking beginning from April 19, 2021. The Technical Assistant ,Information Technology to the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Femi Adeluyi made this known in statement today. He said that in accordance with the provisions of […]


Nigeria’s Access Bank Acquires Controlling Share In South Africa’s Grobank

    Nigeria’s biggest lender Access Bank has acquired a controlling stake in South Africa’s Grobank for about $60 million and will shore up the bank’s capital. With this development, Access Bank becomes the the first Nigerian lender to venture into South Africa, according to the Chief Executive Officer of the bank, Herbert Wigwe. Wigwe […]


CBN, Others Approve Acquisition Of South African Bank, Grobank Limited By Access Bank

      One of the leading commercial banks;Access Bank Plc has said that it has been given approvals by the regulators in South Africa and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), which regulates the sector in the Nigeria to acquire a new bank. With these approvals Access Bank plans to have controlling share in […]


Alleged Indebtedness: Company Urges Court To Wind-Up BUA

  Story By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi       A logistics firm, Mainland Cargo Options Limited, has approached the Federal High Court, Lagos seeking for an order to wind up BUA Group Limited over alleged failure to pay  company to its debt. The firm in a winding up application marked FHC/L/CP/376/21, said the order sought for […]


FG Entrusts SAHCO With Handling Of Nigeria’s First Batch Of Astraceneca-Oxford COVID-19 Vaccines

  … Constructs Animal Parlour For Animal Exporters, Importers Skyway Aviation Handling Company(SAHCO) PLC  said  that the Federal Government has entrusted it with the responsibility of providing aviation ground handling for the Astraceneca vaccines at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport(NAIA), Abuja, to combat the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement signed by the Manager, […]


Omni-Blu Aviation, DPR Partner On Search And Rescue For Oil Firms

In a bid to further promote Search, Rescue and Surveillance (SeRAS) in the oil and gas sector, Omni-Blu Aviation Limited, an indigenous aviation company, has partnered with the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to provide service to oil firms across the country. Omni-Blu Aviation said it was partnering with DPR in the areas of licencing […]


NANTA Cries Out Over Inability To Secure Forex  From UBA

  As the aviation industry continues to suffer the effect of COVID-19, with no end in sight, the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies(NANTA) has stated that  securing Foreign Exchange(Forex) from the United Banks for Africa(UBA) is one of the major  challenges the body is  facing presently. The National President of NANTA,  Mrs Susan Akporiaye […]


Controversy Trails Acquisition Of Auctioned Vehicles At NewrestASL Catering Services

      There are growing concerns over  the  auctioning  of six vehicles at the NewrestASL Catering Services at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos, following allegation that one of the beneficiaries of the exercise , Mr. Joshua Onoja defrauded one of his clients, Mr. Olalekan Akingbade in the sales of Toyota Hiace Mini bus. A […]