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Lekoil, the oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on Nigeria and West Africa, has announced that it has secured $184 million funding for the appraisal drilling and initial development programme activities on the Ogo field within OPL 310.
Israeli Startup TriEye Collaborates with Porsche to Help Drivers “See” Better in Low Visibility Conditions
Israeli startup TriEye, whose Short-Wave Infra-Red (SWIR) sensing technology enhances visibility in adverse weather and night-time conditions, announced a collaboration with the German sports car manufacturer Porsche, to further improve visibility and performance of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Autonomous Vehicles (AV).
The Executive Director, Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR), Prof. Mohammed Ishiyaku, has said Nigeria stands to gain N48 billion annually if one million hectares of the newly released Pod Borer Resistant (PBR) cowpea is grown.
A lot of the specialists have visualized about beginning their individual consulting firm. This is an amazing career pathway. Get the required customers, be your own boss, do overwhelming stuff, and earn a lot as consulting develops to be no glamorous or easy. It’s total hard and tougher than you may think. There are numerous business concepts that can be applied by individuals who wish to be the boss of their own companies. The key to achievement in business lies in doing what you like to do and taking a specialized attitude to it. At times, the best to do this is to look for an advisor to assist you with your idea. As work procedures become more multifaceted, and our budget becomes progressively globalized, the requirement for good consultants increases.
Global Plant Protein Market to Reach $27.9 Billion in Revenues by 2025
The increasing popularity of vegan trends and the acceptance of flexitarian diets have tremendously affected the global demand for plant protein foods. According to DrJohn.org research, the global plant protein market is expected to grow significantly in the following years, and reach $27.9 billion value by 2025.
Codota, backed by Silicon Valley’s Khosla Ventures, uses AI to help programmers code faster with fewer errors
“Codota’s acquisition of TabNine is a step towards the future of software development,” says Vinod Khosla
The Minister for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, said on Sunday that the refinery being built by Dangote refinery in Lagos would help the country save N10bn foreign exchange when completed.
Ahmed, who stated this during a visit to the site of the Dangote refinery, petrochemicals and fertiliser projects at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos, commended the company’s continued investment in the country.
The Nigerian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) has stated that it would mobilise initiatives to create greater trade deals between Nigeria and the United States, noting that plans are also ongoing to also push for an enabling business environment to reduce Nigeria’s dependence on hydrocarbon resources.
The NACC president, Otunba Oluwatoyin Akomolafe, said the chamber is poised to promoting business relationships between both countries.
Japan’s Kawasaki Heavy Industries has launched the world’s first liquefied hydrogen carrier at it’s Kobe Works yard.
The Maritime Executive reported that the Suiso Frontier was designed to provide a means of transporting liquefied hydrogen at 1/800 of its original gas-state volume, cooled to –253°C. Kawasaki plans to install a 1,250m3 vacuum-insulated, double-shell-structure liquefied hydrogen storage tank, currently being manufactured at Harima Works, on the ship. The vessel’s construction is expected to be complete by late 2020.