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GE Nigeria trains 250 entrepreneurs in two years, launches portal

General Electric trains 250 Nigerian entrepreneurs in different fields of engineering in the last two years of the commencement of its GE Nigeria Lagos Garage

Presidency: Extension of Batch 1 N-Power scheme has no political undertone

Mr Afolabi Imoukhuede, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to President Muhammadu Buhari on Job Creation, says the extension of the Batch 1 of the N-Power scheme for 200,000 volunteers beyond the November 2018 deadline has no political undertones.

Canada desperately looking to fill 430,000 vacant jobs

A business group warned on Tuesday that a labor shortage in Canada is deepening, with more than 430,000 jobs at small and medium-sized firms remaining unfilled for at least four months.

Official: Obtaining NAFDAC’s registration does not require consultancy, middlemen

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control says that the public does not need any consultant or middlemen to obtain its licence for operations.

Business owners urged to leverage innovation to boost productivity, growth

A call has gone to entrepreneurs, business owners as well as leaders of industries to leverage on innovation in order to boost productivity, economic prosperity and improve their growth prospects.
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar: I started out as an orphan selling firewood on the streets of...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has revealed that growing up was hard as an orpha, saying he started out as an orphan selling firewood on the streets of Jada in present day Adamawa State.
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Prince of Wales goes ‘pidgin’ in Nigeria

He's better known for speaking the Queen's English but the Prince of Wales on Wednesday turned to pidgin as he visited Nigeria's commercial capital.

Wale Babalakin: Nigeria needs N2 trillion annually to adequately fund tertiary education

Dr. Wale Babalakin, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council, University of Lagos, on Wednesday said the Federal Government needs about N2 trillion annually to properly fund tertiary education.
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Shito: Made in Ghana soup attracts buyers at Lagos fair

Queuing to buy the soup, a banker, Mrs Tessy Imagoro, said the already made soup had saved her from having to be making soup after her daily office work on the Lagos Island.

Interswitch, Microsoft, partner to pioneer Blockchain Technology in Nigeria

Interswitch Group, a Pan-African integrated digital payments and commerce company, in partnership with Microsoft, has announced the launch of its innovative blockchain-based supply chain financing service.
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ECA: Nigeria to host Africa Trade Forum 2018

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), on Wednesday said Nigeria is set to host the Africa Trade Forum 2018.
Blac Chyna

American super model Blac Chyna to ‘shut down’ Abuja

American model Angela Renée White, a.k.a Blac Chyna has announced that she will be visiting Abuja, the nation’s capital, for the first time for a party.

Tony Elumelu: Entrepreneurship key to unlocking economic development

The founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr. Tony Elumelu, has reiterated his commitment to championing Africa’s economic development by supporting and training a new generation of entrepreneurs, whose successes can transform the continent, deliver opportunity, job creation and social impact.

Tony Elumelu: Entrepreneurship key to unlocking Africa’s economic development

Five thousand African entrepreneurs, private and public sector leaders and the broader entrepreneurship ecosystem convened in Lagos on October 25, 2018 for the annual Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum.
Yemi Osinbajo

Federal government to upgrade veterinary teaching hospitals

The Federal Government has renewed its commitment to upgrade all the Veterinary Teaching Hospitals across the country and the completion of the National Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Abuja.

Udom Emmanuel’s aide resigns, leaves PDP

Idorenyin Esikot, a special assistant to Governor Udom Emmanuel on small and medium scale entrepreneur, has resigned his appointment with the Akwa Ibom state government.

Presidency: N-Power graduates to receive stipends beyond 2018

The Federal Government has decided to continue paying the stipends of the N-Power 2016 Batch 1 beneficiaries beyond the expiry month of December 2018, the Presidency said.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday attended the funeral service of late Pastor Oluwayemisi Adeloye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

Yemi Osinbajo to declare entrepreneurship forum open

The Vice President, HE Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will lead other national and international dignitaries to declare open the 5th edition of the four-day entrepreneurship capacity-building summit kicking off Thursday, October 25, 2018 in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria.

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The National Chairman of the Action Alliance (AA) Dr. Tunde Anifowose-Kelani, has challenged the governorship candidature of the party in Imo State and son in-law of Imo State governor, Uche Nwosu, over his nomination as the governorship candidate of the party in the forthcoming election in the state.