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In a time when organizations, businesses and even individuals are disrupted in per second basis, the Institute of Internal Auditors Nigeria (IIA) plans to provide internal auditors, stakeholders and the society at large with resources to position their internal audit functions. The Nigeria arm of the global Institute of Internal Auditors wants to bring international… Please visit https://www.businessdayonline.com/companies/article/iia-nigeria-seeks-greater-capacity-internal-auditors/ to access ...
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The medical health experts gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) warns Nigerians against using chemicals to ripen fruits, saying substances like carbide are responsible for the rising cases of liver, kidney and cancer in the country. The experts added that calcium carbide remained the most commonly used chemical… Please visit https://www.businessdayonline.com/companies/health/article/experts-says-artificial-ripening-fruits-causes-cancer-liver-kidney-diseases/ to access ...
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Following frequent attacks on vessels and crew members by sea pirates in the coastal region, the Nigerian Navy has vowed to intensify efforts in tackling the Growing maritime challenges. It said that it would deepen human capacity to curb the increasing threats on the waterways. Addressing the graduands of the Naval War College Nigeria, NWCN, in Ubima, Rivers State, the ...
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A section of the Nigeria political class, the diplomatic corps, the academia, Port trading community, particularly freight forwarding and clearing operators and industry observers have come hard on the Nigeria Customs Service for it’s perceived failure to tighten the nuts on customs inspection processes, thereby exposing the country and its citizenry to great danger of insecurity posed by a seeming ...
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Barely two months, ago, Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo visited Lagos seaports over issues bordering on gridlock. The taskforce on port roads congestion has concluded plans to compel shipping companies operating in Nigeria to pay a certain fee to truck owners over delay to receive empty containers at the appropriate time. Though the amount has not been unveiled, the decision was ...
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The Chairman, Abonnema Wharf waterfront in Port Harcourt, Mr Taribo Benson has decried the absence of modern toilet facility in the waterside for drivers and passengers doing business in the area. The community chairman also called on the Ministry of Transport to build a modern lounge in the jetty to accommodate sea travellers and protect their wares. He spoke to ...
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Ahead of the formal take off of the 2019 Presidential campaign, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the appointment Rotimi Amaechi as the Director General of his 2019 re-election campaign organization. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi will serve as Secretary/Director… Please visit https://www.businessdayonline.com/exclusives/article/updated-buhari-names-amaechi-dg-2019-campaign-organization/ to access ...
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President Mohammadu Buhari has been urged to make a proclamation on National Prostate Cancer awareness in the year 2018′, similar to that of the 1971 Cancer Act of the United States of America, in order to tackle the scourge of prostate cancer in Nigeria. Sulyman Alege Kuranga, a professor of Urology and former Chief Medical… Please visit https://www.businessdayonline.com/companies/health/article/fg-urged-proclaim-prostate-cancer-awareness/ to access ...
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The World Health Organisation (WHO) sees slow gaps of tuberculosis response in countries as a challenge to tackle the world’s deadliest infectious disease, however calls all political leaders to take decisive action. A release made available by the organisation on 18th September, advocates that political leaders gathering next week for the first-ever United Nations high-level… Please visit https://www.businessdayonline.com/companies/health/article/tuberculosis-response-still-seen-global-health-failure/ to access ...
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It is with a profound sense of duty as well as responsibility that I announce my candidacy for the office of President of our great federal republic under the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Early this year, the coalition of Southern cultural communities (Afenifere of Yoruba land, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and PANDEF of the Niger Delta) entered into a ...
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The President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Dr Frank Jacobs has announced September 27 as the end of his tenure and assured members and Nigerians of continuity by his successor. The MAN president, who made this known at a news conference in Lagos, last Wednesday said the date also coincided with the association’s 46th Annual General Meeting (AGM) ...
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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the concessioning of 20 out of its 33 Silos to private sector operators at the cost of N6billion. The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, revealed this when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). The meeting was presided over ...
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An Agriculture Consultant, Michael David, has advised fish farmers in Nigeria to adopt the use of locally made feeds instead of depending on imported fish feeds. David gave the advice during a Fish Feed and Management Workshop held at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Wednesday. The workshop was organised by American Soyabean Association (ASA) and Transforming African ...
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The Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) says micro and small scale entrepreneurs compliance with global standards will accelerate competitiveness, access to new markets and economic growth. The Director-General of SMEDAN, Dr Dikko Radda, made the assertion during the September Breakfast Meeting of the Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) in Lagos, yesterday. The theme of the meeting ...
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In an unprecedented profligacy, the Federal Government has spent over $ 1. 478 billion on the national airline contract and a shipping line deal with PIL, a shipping giant of Singapore. About $ 1.478 billion has already been spent on the suspended proposed National Window Project, Israeli Waterways contract by the Federal Ministry of Transportation under the supervisor of Hon ...
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The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Bayelsa State chapter, says apart from flooding, portfolio farmers are also hampering the development of rice production in the state. The Chairman of the association, Mr Ezekiel Ogbianko, in an interview with the newsmen yesterday in Yenagoa, called on both the federal and state governments to come to their aid. “We are making ...
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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized suspected hard drugs worth N7 million in Gombe State. Mr Peters Olugboyega, the NCS Comptroller, Federal Operations Unit, Zone D, Bauchi disclosed this on Wednesday at the handing over of the drugs to officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Bauchi. Olugboyega said the drugs were confiscated at a store ...
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Airtel Nigeria has rolled out its 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution Service) in Onitsha, Awka, Nnewi and other major cities and towns in Anambra State to boost trade and commerce. Speaking at the launch in Onitsha yesterday, the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria, Mr Segun Ogunsanya said it would empower entrepreneurs, improve productivity and enhance personal ...
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Recently, British Prime Minister Theresa May stated that the world’s poorest people lived in Nigeria. In order to ensure that this stops being our story, Nollywood star actress Ebube Nwagbo’s foundation has taken up the task to fight poverty and hunger by joining the Candlelight Foundation to provide free meals for 200 less privileged people in society. Continue reading Actress, ...
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Rivers State Director of sports, Evangelist Ezekiel Ordu has said that the state will rule the country in youth games, in the next three years. He stated that the State featured youngest athletes at the just concluded National Youth Games, held in Ilorin, Kwara State. Evangelist Ordu, said this in an exclusive interview with Tidesports, yesterday in Port Harcourt. According ...
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