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Armyworm: Potential victory for Nigerian farmers unlocked

Armyworm: Potential victory for Nigerian farmers unlocked

Farmers in Nigeria, the first country where Fall Armyworm (FAW) was detected in Africa in 2016, will soon get access to a biological tool that will prevent an infestation of the invasive pest. The product,…

Edo to check influx of tricycle, motorbike riders

Edo to check influx of tricycle, motorbike riders

The Edo State Government has rolled out a licensing system for motorcycle and tricycle riders in the state. This is in furtherance of its efforts to check the influx of undocumented operators and curb criminality…

Vocation: 40 women trained under INTELs’ initiative

Forty women have been empowered by Nigeria’s foremost port operator, INTELS Nigeria Limited, under its Women Empowerment Programme Scheme Synergy (WEPSS). The women are part of the 5,000 to be so empowered over a 20-year…

NSE extends gain with N325bn

NSE extends gain with N325bn

Nigerian stock market yesterday sustained its positive outlook as the overall performance measures, NSE ASI and market capitalisation, rose further by 1.54 per cent. Market watchers attributed the development to sustained confidence as bargain hunters…

Sigma Pensions tasks youths on retirement goals

Sigma Pensions has urged youths to start early in setting their retirement goals and saving for them. The Head Risk Management, Sigma Pensions, Ms. Paula Benedict, said this yesterday at a collaborative webinar organised by…

Ehingbeti Summit to kick start ‘rebuild Lagos agenda

The Lagos Economic Summit Group (LESG) has announced that, Ehingbeti, the private sector-centered economic transformation conference, planned for the 1st quarter in 2021 after its postponement last November, will now hold from February 16-18, 2021.…

United Capital: Nigeria’s GDP could rebound to 2% in 2021

Increased economic activity and a rise in oil prices will likely result in Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rebounding to 2.0 per cent this year, analysts at United Capital Plc have said. The analysts…

Reeling from coronavirus, Asia’s poultry farmers battle bird flu outbreak

Reeling from coronavirus, Asia’s poultry farmers battle bird flu outbreak

  Asia’s chicken farmers are confronting the region’s worst bird flu outbreak in years, with the deadly virus affecting farms stretching from Japan to India, roiling some poultry prices and showing no signs of easing.…

US FAA chief orders ‘zero tolerance’ for disruptive airline passengers

US FAA chief orders ‘zero tolerance’ for disruptive airline passengers

  U.S. Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson signed an order on Wednesday directing the agency to take a “zero tolerance policy” after supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump were disruptive on some recent flights.…

Lender discontinues BDC business

Lender discontinues BDC business

Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc has announced that its Bureau De Change Subsidiary, Stanbic IBTC Bureau De Change Limited (Stanbic IBTC BDC), has discontinued its Bureau de Change business with effect from 01 January 2021 by…