The National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) and the National Universities Commission (NUC) have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop an entrepreneurship education curriculum in Nigerian universities aimed at cultivating a durable culture of entrepreneurship in higher institutions of learning in an effort to bolster the countryâ€™s economy towards 2020.Read More
The Entrepreneurship Development Centre (EDC) said it had trained 9,000 persons since the inception of its training programme on April 1, 2008. The Project Coordinator of the centre, Dr Olumide Ajayi, made this know in an interview with to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Tuesday.Read More
The naira further depreciated by five kobo at the official segment on Wednesday due to nine per cent upsurge in demand.Read More
The Central Bank of Nigeria yesterday said it did not ban the use of banksâ€™ shares as collateral for lending.
Similarly, the Nigeria Stock Exchange assured investors that banksâ€™ shares can be used to secure loans from any bank.
A group of micro- finance institutions, comprising microfinance banks, co-operative societies and NGOs, has come together to seek funds for the survival of the microfinance sector.Read More
PayLid.com, the fastest growing online money transfer service to Africa, has announced the launch of money transfer service to Nigeria, Africaâ€™s biggest market.Read More
A clergyman, Ven. Samuel Isemede, has urged the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) to persuade those in authority to evolve a viable mortgage institution.Read More
Awareness and the perception of insuring public towards insurance are fast changing for the better says Mr Femi Okuniyi, Managing Director of Goldlink Insurance Plc.Read More
The management of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc has paid a total of about N12 billion to its 1,742 retired and disengaged staff between 2000 and 2008 in terms of retirement benefits, gratuity and pensions.Read More
The Group Managing Director of the NNPC, Malam Shehu Ladan, says the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) will promote economic activity among Nigerian ship owners who freight crude oil. An NNPC statement in Abuja on Monday quoted Ladan as speaking at a reception held in his honour and two other members by the Indigenous Ship-owners Association of Nigeria (ISAN) in Lagos.Read More