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LASG pays N325m insurance benefit to beneficiaries

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Lagos State government has paid insurance benefit of N325 million to 104 beneficiaries of deceased employees in the mainstream civil service from August 2015 till date. Director General of Lagos State Pension Commission, LASPEC, Mrs. Folashade Onanuga, disclosed this at the presentation ceremony of retirement bond certificates to batch 46 of contributory pension scheme retirees […]

Guinness lifts small businesses, creates 13 millionaires

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Guinness Nigeria Plc said it has created 13 millionaires through its just ended, ‘Go Get It’promo aimed at helping the growth of small-scale businesses. The idea of the promo, according to the company, is to help consumers who have business ideas but required some capital to start. Guinness Nig Plc Aside from the millionaires, other […]

MSMEs reckon 2017 as Year of better access to funding, forex access

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OPERATORS in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) have reckoned 2017 as the “Year of better access to funding and foreign exchange.” In a review of the outgoing year, and outlook for 2018, Kuti George, President Lagos Chapter of Nigerian Association of Small Scale Industries, NASSI, said: “2017 is a turbulent year and things […]

Arms importation: Customs, agents trade blame over use of scanners at Apapa port

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Amidst recent upsurge in the importation of arms and ammunition into the country, maritime industry stakeholders are in tango over usage of scanners at the nation’s seaports. While the Tin-can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, claimed that they scan between 30 and 50 containers daily, the clearing agents on the other hand […]

We’ve exhibited genuine leadership in all spheres of life since assumption of office – Aregbesola

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The Governor of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday said his administration has fulfilled many of the promises made to the people of the state while seeking election. He asserted that his government has exhibited a genuine, sincere and exemplary leadership in all spheres of life as being manifested in the tremendous achievements recorded in the last […]

BREAKING: George Weah wins Liberia’s presidential election

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George Weah has won the presidential run-off election

Presidential aide, Jim Nwobodo hail medical practitioner over youth empowerment

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Mr. Gideon Sammani, Senior Special Adviser on Political Matters to President Muhammadu Buhari, has commended Dr Charles Chukwu, an Enugu based medical practitioner for his tireless effort toward youth empowerment in the state. Sammani, made the commendation at an interactive session with the media at Chukwu’s wedding reception in Enugu. The presidential aide said that […]

Breaking: Osun workers commence indefinite strike

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Following the Osun state Labour leaders announcement on Friday, last week, over modulated salary, lack of promotion, others and the threat to embark on strike if their problems were not attended to by the government, the organization leader led by the chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress in Osun, Mr. Jacob Adekomi, Wednesday led other unions’ […]

Consumer Watch: A place that makes you plan ahead

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Basket of Tomatoes                        N8000 – N9,000 A bag of Pepper  (Rodo)                               N 5,,000 – N6,000 A bag of Long pepper                     N5,000 – N7000 A bag of Onions (white)                N16, 000 – N30, 000 A bag of Onions (Red)                                    N12, 000- N25, […]

Rivers State , Shell Nigeria Gas sign MoU on gas supply to industries

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The Rivers State Government and Shell Nigeria Gas (SNG) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the distribution of gas to industries operating in Port Harcourt area and its environs. The MoU sets out broad terms and conditions to guide co-operation between the two parties in the development of new gas distribution opportunities in […]