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NSIA signs $50m carbon reduction deal with Vitol

06 July 2022   |   2:35 am  Uche Orji, CEO, Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has entered into an agreement with Vitol to establish a joint venture that will enable both firms to invest in a range of carbon avoidance and removal projects. The pact will enable […]

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Jumia marks 10 years in Nigeria, employs 1000 workforce.

06 July 2022   |   3:59 am  Co-Founder, Jumia, Jeremy Hodara (left); Representative of Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Mrs.Chioma Okee-Agugno and Chief Executive, Jumia Nigeria, Massimiliano Spalazzi at the 10th anniversary luncheon of Jumia in Lagos. PHOTO: FEMI ADEBESIN-KUTI Electronic commerce platform, Jumia clocked 10 years of service […]

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The Upwork Masterminds: Design To Help Any African Break Into Foreign Markets, Earn In Dollars

Akolade Samuel Ajibowu teaches how to earn in dollars via freelancing. He does this masterfully through his signature program — The Upwork Mastermind. Freelancing on Upwork financially empowered Samuel. And so he decided to help any young African break into the foreign market via Upwork. Ediale Kingsley sat with questions for him. We are sure […]

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Beauty West Africa opens next week in Lagos

Excitement builds for the return of Africa’s largest beauty trade exhibition on November 17th Beauty West Africa – Africa’s largest international trade event for the beauty sector – is gearing up to re-open its doors next week.Running for three days from Wednesday 17th November at the Landmark Centre on Victoria Island, Lagos, Beauty West Africa […]

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People For Rent : Novelist at 21, Desmond Udeh is Nigeria’s hope

Meet Desmond Chidera Udeh — the a writer, songwriter, artist, storyteller and feminist. Born on July 19th, 2000. Yeah, this indigene of Umudibe village in Umueji-Ufuma, Orumba, Eastern Nigeria is a young chap. Schooled in Prize Mates Model Academy and Juval Comprehensive School for his primary and secondary education, respectively. He is a writer (novelist), […]

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Pak-Africa Trade Development expo heads to Lagos Major multi-sector trade event runs from November 23-25

The second Pakistan-Africa Trade Development Conference and Single Country Exhibition will take place next month in Lagos. The event will see a range of leading exporters from Pakistan coming to showcase their products while looking for business partnerships with Nigerian companies. Industry sectors which will be represented at the event include pharmaceuticals, beauty and cosmetics, […]

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Pop Cola, Other Super Nigerian brands exhibit at FAB2021

After a successful run in the tannery, sacks, mats and food business, Mamuda Group saw an opportunity and a need to start Mamuda Beverage Nigeria Limited to manufacture Carbonated drinks, energy drink and bottled water. With an expected production of 6 million bottles per day in the coming two years, they intend distribution to spread […]

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Food & Beverage West Africa gets ready to re-open its doors

Having had to postpone for a year, Food & Beverage West Africa will return on September 1st as the region’s premier F&B trade event Food & Beverage West Africa, the largest F&B trade show across sub-Saharan Africa, will return to Lagos in a little over one weeks’ time. Running from Wednesday 1st to Friday 3rd […]

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ICAN seeks amicable resolution of VAT collection dispute

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), has implored Rivers and Federal Governments to amicably resolve the issue of VAT collection, to protect taxpayers and provide certainty to businesses. Mr Ahmed Kumshe, the Registrar and Chief Executive of ICAN, gave the advice on Tuesday in reaction to the judgement of the Federal High Court […]

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Hungarian aircraft plant coming to establish in Nigeria

Nigeria’s aviation ministry has revealed a partnership with Hungarian Magnus Aircraft Industry is in the works, and, all things being equal, manufacturing aircraft may begin in Nigeria by 2023. But in the meantime, the manufacturer is considering setting up an assembly plant in Nigeria. The Magnus brand was launched first in Kenya last December. The […]

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