Elumelu urges Nigerian students to embrace entrepreneurship skills

Dr Tony Elumelu, Chairman, United Bank for Africa (UBA), and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation has urged Nigerian students to embrace entrepreneurship skills to overcome the burden of unemployment. Elumelu gave the advice while addressing a cross-section of students as the Guest Speaker at the National Dialogue Series organised by the Students’ Union of Usmanu Danfodiyo……

Land price in Eko Atlantic now 40% higher than neighbouring Victoria Island

Despite economic recession in Nigeria with its crippling impact, investment interest in Eko Atlantic City is still surging. Demand for the prime land, which the city offers, is rising by the day, leading to a significant increase in price. Land reclamation from the Atlantic Ocean for the development of Eko Atlantic started in 2008. At…

IEA sees rise in gas demand in next five years – BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

Baltic Times IEA sees rise in gas demand in next five yearsBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)The International Energy Association, (IEA), a Paris-based energy think tank, has said that global gas demand is expected to grow by 1.6% a year for the next five years, with consumption reaching almost 4,000 billion cubic meters (bcm) by…

Don’t Take Money For Bail, IGP Warns Police Commissioners

Ibrahim Idris, Inspector-General of Police (IGP), has warned commissioners of police (CPs) in the commands across the federation to be professional in handling criminal cases. He also warned that any policeman caught taking money before granting suspects bail would be dismissed from service. The force spokesman, CSP Jimoh Moshood, in a statement in Abuja on…