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Nigerian technoprenuer named among emerging women leaders by Fortune–USAID

Nigerian technopreneur and Chief Executive Officer of Outsource Global, Amal Hassan was one of the 16 women business leaders who made it to the 2018 Fortune-US Department of State Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership.

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We are making pension processes transparent — PTAD boss

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, is responsible for the management of pensions under the old pension scheme, the Defined Benefit Scheme, DBS, for pensioners who did not transit to the new Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS. Executive Secretary of PTAD, Mrs. Sharon Ikeazor, in this interview talks on efforts to eradicate fraud in the pension scheme. Excerpts:

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Domestic investors have better grasp of local bourse – MD, Dependable Securities

Latest data on domestic and foreign investors’ participation in the equities market released by the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, for July 2018, showed that domestic retail investors are raising their stake compared to their foreign counterparts and even domestic institutional investors. In this interview, Mr. Chinenye Anyanwu, Managing Director/CEO, Dependable Securities Limited, gave reasons for this. Excerpts:

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Edo Govt secures electricity license for Benin Industrial Park, as Obaseki berates BEDC

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has said the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has approved a license for the state government to generate and use electricity in its offices as well as in the proposed Benin Industrial Park (BIP), after the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) frustrated its efforts.

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