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Yemi Osinbajo lauds Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi on entrepreneurship programmes

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for his administration’s unceasing cooperation with the federal government in the advancement of the set objectives of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in the state and beyond.

NPS solicits support for prisoners entrepreneurial programme

The Nigeria Prison Service (NPS) has called on federal and state government agencies to help promote entrepreneurial activities of inmates through its Prisons Industry Programme.

CIBN commences SME finance certification 2019

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has concluded plans to commence a certification programme on SME financing starting from April 2019.

Heritage Bank chief charges banks to build vibrant economy driven by SMEs

The MD/CEO of Heritage Bank Plc, Mr. Ifie Sekibo Tuesday, tasked commercial banks to intervene in building a formidable economy driven on the wheel of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) because there is lots of value and opportunities in the SMEs sector.

Bank of Industry to drive import substitution with leather manufacturing scheme

To improve capacity of operators in the leather products manufacturing sector and intensify import substitution, especially those in Aba cluster, the Bank of Industry (BoI), has unveiled the Aba Finished Leather Goods Cluster Financing programme, targeted at over 150,000 artisans in the cluster.

NACCIMA: Proposed five per cent credit facility to MSMEs will stimulate economy

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has stated that the proposed five per cent credit facility for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) will help to stimulate the economy.
Okechukwu Enelamah

Federal government deepens reforms on Ease of Doing Business

”Nigeria must improve its ranking by 45 places in the World Bank Ease of Doing Business Index over the next two years to achieve its goal of attaining the top 100 by 2020″, Oduwole said.

Governor Lalong applauds federal government initiatives on MSME

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has applauded Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Federal Government for initiating National Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) geared towards economic recovery.

Vice President Osinbajo to inaugurate Lagos MSME Clinic

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, will on Tuesday inaugurate the Lagos edition of the National Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Clinic.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President Osinbajo: MSME to get N10 million collateral-free loans

Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is working towards providing Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) a credit facility of N2 million to N10 million without collateral.
Yemi Osinbajo

36 finalists emerge for federal government’s MSME award

As part of the Federal Government’s commitment to support the growth of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, MSME, 36 finalists have been selected for national MSME awards expected to hold in Abuja on August 2.
Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) President, Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, CON., SAN receiving a commemorative plaque from the Executive Director responsible for Regulation at Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Mrs. Tinuke Awe during the Presidents visit to NSE to sound the closing gong signifying close of stock market, recently.

Abuja chamber commends NSE for impacting positively on economy

The President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, SAN, has commended the leadership of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) for using their mandates to impact positively on the Nigerian economy.

Bank of Industry: 350,000 SMEs have received interest-free loan

The Bank of Industry (BoI) executive director, Toyin Adeniji, says 350,000 small and medium enterprises have benefitted the federal government’s interest-free loan programme.

VP Osinbajo: PDP coming back to loot treasury

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of plotting a return to power to resume the looting of the treasury.

Vice President Osinbajo: We’ll continue to arrest, prosecute looters

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that the federal government will continue to make more arrest of suspected looters of the national treasury and put them on trial despite the difficulty in putting them behind bars.

Vice President Osinbajo: We shall continue to arrest those who stole Nigeria’s money

The Federal government Thursday took a swipe at the critics of the present administration describing them as being corrupt and wanted to reclaim power by all means so as to continue to perpetrate their corrupt acts.

Vice President Osinbajo for MSME clinic in Ondo Thursday

The Ondo State Government says the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will be in the state on Thursday for the inauguration of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises ( MSME ) Clinic in Akure.

Operator: Credit bureaux have deepened SMEs sector in Nigeria

The operation of credit bureaux in Nigeria has deepened the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country through improved loan growth and development of new products for the sector by financial institutions, Mr. Tunde Popoola, Managing Director/Chief Executive of CRC Credit Bureau, has stated.

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Biafra group warns Miyetti Allah against operating security outfit in South-east, South-south

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Governor El-Rufai: South should produce next President

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The Lagos Waste Management Authority on Saturday said plans had been concluded to decommission its Olusosun and Solous landfill sites. The Managing Director of LAWMA, Dr Muyiwa Gbadegesin, said in a statement that the decommissioning was due to urban encroachment and increased human activities around the areas.

LAWMA arrests 13 cart pushers for environmental laws violation

Mr Ibrahim Odumboni, Acting Managing Director, Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), said the authority arrested 13 cart pushers and seized 29 carts for violating environmental laws of the state.