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Hygiene: Lagos State Threatens to close Abattoir

LAGOS State Government has threatened to close down Oko Oba Abattoir and Lairage in Agege if unhygienic practices and non compliance with the relevant laws governing meat slaughtering continues even

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Citibank Announces Micro Lending for Small Holder Farmers

Citibank Nigeria has announced a capacity building and micro lending scheme for small holder farmers in Nigeria. Managing Director/Chief Executive, Citibank Nigeria Mr. Emeka Emuwa announced the programmed  during the

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Naira Hits 5 Week High on Subsidy Probe

The naira improved against the United States dollar at both the interbank and the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Wholesale Dutch Auction System (WDAS) segments of the forex market yesterday

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Islamic Bank, Jaiz, Opens Doors to the Public

After months of controversy generated by the introduction of the non-interest banking in the country, also known as Islamic banking, Jaiz Bank Plc quietly opened its doors for business on

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Dantata’s Remains Expected Today

Remains of the late renowned businessman and chairman of construction giant, Dantata and Sawoe, Alhaji Abdulkadir Sanusi Dantata, are expected to be flown home today for burial. Dantata died in

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Robust Outlook Projected for Banks in 2011

As investors salivate and eagerly wait for corporate earnings announcements   by banks for 2011, research analysts at Cordros Capital Limited, a dealing member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), have

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Making Enforcement of Compulsory Insurances Work

The National Insurance Commission, NAICOM, for some time now has been going around the country trying to enforce implementation of the five compulsory insurance products encapsulated under the Market Development

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NNPC has fuel for 33 days

ABUJA – Presidency, yesterday, said there was no reason for Nigerians to embark on panic-buying of petrol as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, had adequate stock to serve the

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Shell boss raises alarm over oil theft

PORT HARCOURT- SHELL has said Nigeria would lose about N800 billion to oil theft this year if the alleged on-going illegal refining and bunkering at the Nembe Creek Trunk line

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FirstBank, GTbank, Zenith, UBA make World top 500 bank brands

LAGOS — Four Nigerian banks have been ranked among the best 500 brands in the world. The ranking which was done by a London-based company and published in The Banker

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