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Daily Archives: March 27, 2020

4 Nigerian tech companies on the NSE currently trading below their IPO listing price

Majority of ICT companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange are recording losses with their shares trading below their IPO listing prices. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 10, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Techpoint Pitch Friday Ghana, inaugural edition, was a success!

Excited, apprehensive, confident, these were all emotional states we found ourselves at various points as Techpoint, since its pan African move, prepared towards its first-ever event outside the shores of Nigeria. Techpoint.Africa [...]

September 10, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

Why we adopted direct primaries in Niger – Gov Bello

Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State on Sunday said the adoption of direct primaries in the state was in line with the decision of the national secretariat of the party. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

Fayose flays governor-elect over claims of N117b state’s debt profile

The Ekiti State Government has said the outgoing administration of Governor Ayodele Fayose did not commit the state to bonds and commercial loans with any bank, insisting that the state did not owe N117 billion, as being claimed by governor-elect, [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

Oshiomhole inaugurates APC caucus in Cross River

National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has inaugurated a 46-man caucus for the Cross River State chapter of the party. The caucus, led by the state chairman of the party, Dr. Matthew Achigbe, has former governor, [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

Saraki hopeful of end to impunity in Nigeria

Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday asserted that the Red Chamber of the National Assembly under his leadership would continue to stand with Benue people and all Nigerians by ensuring that the reign of impunity come to an end. Saraki spoke [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

Atiku, Mark insincere on restructuring, says APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday cautioned Nigerians to be wary of insincere proponents of restructuring. The party’s submission followed a recent well-publicised argument between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. Osinbajo and the presidential aspirant [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

APC chieftain, cleric laud Enugu gov, Ugwuanyi, on peace, progress

The South-East National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Emma Eneukwu, and Pastor of Dunamis Int’l Gospel Centre, Enugu, Timothy Benedict, have commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his exemplary leadership style, which they said, has [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

‘Nigeria can earn over $4b, create 50,000 jobs yearly from mushroom production, export’

The National Mushroom Association of Nigeria (NAMAN) has said that Nigeria stands to earn as much as over $4 billion yearly from local mushroom production and export if properly harnessed. It said if the cultivation of mushroom is given serious [...]

September 10, 2018 Employment

Buhari not against e-voting, says presidency

Buhari not against e-voting: The presidency yesterday said the decline of assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018 by President Muhammadu Buhari was not his aversion to e-voting as being insinuated in some quarters but due to draft errors [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics

Flood disaster in Kogi may be worse than 2012 experience, NEMA warns

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has expressed concerns over a possible repeat of the 2012 flood disaster in Kogi State when the River Niger overflowed its banks, displacing many residents. The 2012 flood covered major high ways causing many [...]

September 10, 2018 Environmental issues

Osun decides: Omisore flays alleged release of N16.67b to Osun now

The candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Senator Iyiola Omisore, has faulted the alleged release of the last tranche of the Paris Club refund to Osun State government ahead of the election. He said information at the party’s disposal [...]

September 10, 2018 Government and politics