Business Export

NEPZA sets stage for ethics, governance compliance

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), says it is focused on scaling up the authority’s compliance level in ethics and governance in line with Federal Government specifications on ease of business. Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, NEPZA Managing Director made the remark on Wednesday in Abuja while inaugurating a 14-man Freedom of Information (FOI) Act Committee. Read More…

SMEs

CBN unveils non-interest guidelines for AGSMEIS, MSMEDF, others

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled guidelines for Non-Interest Financial Institutions under its Agri-Business, Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS) and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Fund (MSMEDF). The CBN made this known in its latest guidelines released on its website on Tuesday. It said the 10 guidelines also included the Read More…

Banking

NEXIM bank clarifies N50bn alleged fraud, says says money used for 62 projects, others

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM), on Tuesday clarified the alleged mismanagement of N50 billion Export Development Fund released by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), saying that 62 projects were supported using the intervention. Mr Tayo Omidiji, Head of Strategy and Communications Department, NEXIM Bank, made the clarification in a statement issued in Abuja. Omidiji Read More…

Business Featured Industry

LCCI seeks OPS inclusion in ESP Committee for economic recovery

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has called for inclusion and engagement of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) in the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP) Committee for economic recovery during and after COVID-19 pandemic. Mrs Toki Mabogunje, LCCI President, made the call at the Chamber’s third edition on the state of the Nigerian Economy Read More…

COVID19 Health

NCDC records 463 new cases of COVID-19, total rises to 33,616

Reading Time: < 1 minutes PICTURE ABOVE CREDIT: REUTERS – AFOLABI SOTUNDE The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 463 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections rose to  33,616. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Tuesday. The NCDC said that as at the July, 14, there were 463  new confirmed cases and Read More…