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The General Manager of the National Theatre, Iganmu, Dr Stella Oyedepo, is reportedly dead.

National Theatre chief dies in auto crash

Dr Stella Oyedepo, the incumbent General Manager and the Chief executive Officer (CEO) of the National Theatre (NT) in Lagos is dead.

Imo governor-elect seeks commonwealth’s cooperation

Imo State Governor-elect, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has solicited the support and cooperation of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CEIC), in the United Kingdom.
Geregu Power Plant

MESL: Kainji, Jebba plants lose N900m monthly over stranded 150mw

Following the stranded over 150 Mega Watts (MW) in Kainji and Jebba Hydro Power Plants, the operator Mainstream Energy Solutions Limited (MESL), is currently incurring excess of N900 million monthly.

LAWMA acquires briquette-making machine to convert agro-forestry waste to wealth

Bode Fanimo, Consultant on Business Development to the Lagos State Waste Management Authority, on Monday said the authority had acquired briquette-making machine to help in converting waste resources in the state into wealth.
Rashid Bawa

Nigeria, Ghana to explore new areas of business opportunities

Nigeria and Ghana are set to explore more areas of business opportunities to further strengthen relations between both countries.
First City Monument Bank

FCMB introduces product for women-owned SMEs

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has introduced another value-added initiative called SheVentures, for women-owned small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs).

Expert: Reducing import duty on used cars dangerous for economy

The Vice-President, Business Development, Dana Motors, Mr Olu Tikolo, on Saturday said that the recent call for the reduction of import duties on used cars portends danger to the 2013 Nigeria Auto Policy.

NAICOM restructures Goldlink Insurance’s board

The National Insurance Commission has effected changes in the interim board and management of the Goldlink Insurance Plc.

Ogun APC governorship candidate picks running mate

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress for Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun, has picked the daughter of a former Special Adviser to a former Minister of Health, late Prof. Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, Noimot Salako-Oyedele, 52, as his running mate.

Afreximbank urges financial institutions to transform African trade

The transformation of trade in Africa is a task that all African financial institutions must collectively pursue as major stakeholders in the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in order to facilitate African trade.

Med-View Airline: We intend to re-engage our sacked employees

Med-View Airline Plc says its recent sack of 60 employees was part of its restructuring plan to fully maximise its operation and prepare adequately for the challenges ahead.
American Express

United Payments facilitates use of American Express in Nigeria

Unified Payments (UP), Nigeria’s premier payments and financial technology company, yesterday announced it is now offering American Express (Amex) Card acceptance to merchants in Nigeria.

Israel pledges to assist Nigeria tackle cyber crimes, security

Israel on Wednesday pledged to assist Nigeria in tackling cyber crime and Homeland Security (HLS) using modern technology.

NITDA to develop viable curriculum for IT education

Dr Isa Pantami, the Director–General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), on Thursday said the agency was working on developing a viable curriculum for IT education at all levels.

Minister: 730 Niger Delta youths to be trained in 2018

No fewer than 730 youths from the Niger Delta region would be trained in various skill acquisition programme of the Federal Government in 2018.

2,170 youths get NDE training in Anambra – coordinator

No fewer than 2,170 unemployed youths benefitted from the various training programmes of the National Directorate of Employment in Anambra in 2017, the state Coordinator, Mr Joseph Iroegbu, has said.

NPA board approves new structure to eliminate redundancy, improve efficiency

The Board of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it has approved a new organisational structure and the commencement of a Business Process Re-engineering initiative to improve efficiency.

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Rafael Nadal (right) went into the final having not dropped a set all week (Gregorio Borgia-AP)

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome title

Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 to win a ninth Italian Open title and a record 34rd Masters crown on Sunday.
Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Babajide Sanwo-Olu: I’ll end Apapa gridlock within my first 60 days in office

The Lagos State governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said he will end the protracted gridlock in Apapa area of the state within the first 60 days of his administration.

NHRC, Abuja agencies agree on suspending nightclub raids

The National Human Rights Commission said on Sunday that it had reached a resolution with the Abuja Environmental Protection Board and other agencies of the Federal Capital Territory Administration to suspend the raids of nightclubs and other leisure places in Abuja.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

BMO: Atiku Abubakar not in same democratic league with MKO Abiola,Alex Ekwueme

The 2019 Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has been described as not in the same democratic league with the late Chief Moshood Abiola and Dr Alex Ekwueme.
Nicolas Pepe

Ligue 1 sensation Nicolas Pepe to leave Lille – coach

Nicolas Pepe will leave Lille for a "great European team" in the next transfer window, the Ligue 1 side's coach Christophe Galtier has confirmed.