How To Start Pure water business In Nigeria

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How to export Ginger from Nigeria and make huge profit

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Generate Income producing Garri for export in Nigeria

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Dried Crayfish Export from Nigeria:Made Easy

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How To Start Small Scale Poultry Farm in Nigeria (Feasibility studies)

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Instant Pounded Yam Production Business: Startup Requirement

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How to Start a Profitable Cement Block Molding Industry in Nigeria.

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Make millions of Naira through cashew export from Nigeria.

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Bitter kola export business in Nigeria, Invest N80, 000 & make100percent profits

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How To Start Small Scale Livestock Feeds Production Business in Nigeria

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First Bank Plc Partners PayPal to Expand E-Commerce Access in Nigeria

Once upon a time it was virtually impossible to buy goods online or pay for any service on the web if you were in Nigeria.

PayPal NigeriaAs Nigerians woke up to the development of e-commerce, various payment options began to emerge to make things easier but we still didn’t have one payment method for Nigerians accepted everywhere

Ports Congestion Contributing To Rising Freight Rate In Nigeria – MAN

Information reaching us has it that Manufacturers in the country have accused the Nigeria CustomS Service, NCS, of contributing to the continued congestion at the Ports through arbitrary increase of import duties.

Making the remark at the 7th Business Luncheon of the Manufacturing Association of Nigeria, MAN, Ogun State chapter, president of MAN, Dr. Kola Jamodu, said that the arbitrary increase in duties, as well as imposition of unnecessary taxation by government agencies has led to the accumulation of demurrage in the Ports.

He also kicked against the current single window environment and pre-assessment technique used by the Customs, arguing that they bring about delay in data generation and verification at the Ports.

Nigeria Earns N475bn from Crude Oil Export To India, Netherlands, Brazil in One Month

Nigeria Earns N475bn from Crude Oil Export To India, Netherlands, Brazil in One Month

Three countries – India, the Netherlands, and Brazil, spent $2.97 billion, about N475.08 billion in the purchase of crude oil from Nigeria in the month of February 2014, data released from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has revealed.

Specifically, the three countries accounted for more than a third of Nigeria’s crude export in February, purchasing 26.75 million barrels of oil.

Specifically, India purchased 10.44 million barrels of crude oil from Nigeria in the month under review, followed by the Netherlands, with 9.385 million barrels, and Brazil 6.922 million barrels.

Using an average crude price of $111 per barrel, this translates to $2.97 billion for the month under review.

New Drivers’ Licence & Number Plate,FRSC To Begin Enforcement August 1

Lagos – The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Tuesday said it would begin enforcement of the new drivers’ licence and number plate on Aug 1.

The Lagos State Sector Commander, Mr Chidi Nkwonta, said that the decision followed the new court judgment.

“This new judgment made it very clear that as from Aug. 1, FRSC should impound.

“So, Nigerians must discountenance that first misleading judgment and take this one because we are going to continue enforcement as from Aug. 1, 2014.

“We never asked anybody to stop (processing licences). Anybody who stopped ab initio stopped at his own peril.

“Neither did the court ask anybody to stop, that judgment never said anybody should stop.

Rivers State Government Test Run Port Harcourt Monorail

The Rivers MonoRail is in full swing finally. Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State really is on track to develop his state. Check out more photos below…

Festus Keyamo Denied SAN Award

It usually takes the grace of God for any lawyer who criticises government’s atrocities to be made a SAN and this trend has been ongoing for a long time.

Festus KeyamoNot surprised! Barrister Festus Keyamo was shortlisted for the SAN award along with others but the final list has been released and his name is conspicuously absent.

Nobel Laureate Joins Covenant University Faculty

Nobel Laureate in Economics and Professor of Economic Sciences from the Harvard University, Professor Eric Maskin, has joined Covenant University’s faculty as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Economics, College of Development Studies.

Professor MaskinThe Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor Charles Ayo, who announced the appointment, said the coming onboard of Professor Maskin is an impetus to the University’s quest to be one of the top ten universities in the world within the next ten years.

CBN Urges Bank Customers In Lagos To Enroll In BVN Initiative

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in collaboration with all Nigerian Banks has introduced the Bank Verification Number (BVN) as a unique identification number for all Bank customers. CBN have advised Bank customers in Lagos to enroll and obtain their BVN. This exercise has gone live in selected Bank branches in Lagos. This is the first phase of the countrywide roll out. In view of this, all Nigerian Banks have their headquarter servers configured, deployed and tested, and their staff trained in preparation for the enrolment and verification of end users who are all Bank customers.

The Bank Verification Number (BVN) gives each Bank customer a unique identity across the Nigerian Banking industry. This can be used for easy identification and verification of Bank customers. The BVN initiative is part of the overall policy of the financial inclusion policy of the Financial Sector Strategy (FSS) agenda of ensuring Nigeria becomes one of the top 20 largest economies in the world by 2020.

House Of Reps Commend UK For Return Of Looted Bronze Artefacts

Abuja – The Nigeria House of Representatives on Thursday commended British citizen, Dr Mark Walker, for returning two important artefacts stolen from the Benin Kingdom during Britain’s punitive expedition to Benin 117 years ago.

House of Representatives abujaWalker, grandson of Captain Philips Walker, one of the principal figures who took part in the expedition, willingly returned two of the bronze items of heritage to the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa.

FRSC To Impound Vehicles Without Genuine Customs Papers

Vehicle owners who approach the Federal Road Safety Corps for registration without genuine clearance documents from the Nigeria Customs Service will, henceforth, have such vehicles impounded.

President Goodluck Jonathan handed down the directive to the FRSC during the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday.

The Corps Marshal, FRSC, Mr. Osita Chidoka, attended the session to brief the FEC members on the country’s status on the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety (2011-2020).

He later joined the Minister of Information, Mr. Labaran Maku, to brief State House correspondents after the meeting.