Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, July 17, 2019

BUSINESSDAY How weak economy shut down 2,877 firms in 4 years Updated: Stockbrokers to charge 5% VAT on all stock market transactions Aging farmers, trees hurt Nigeria’s crop output FG generates over N382.52bn import duties from Apapa, Tin-can Ports in H1 Africa’s $2.3bn agritech market remains largely untapped ‘ report Strengthening farm, market linkages will […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, July 16, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigeria is missing out in deep offshore infrastructure boom Oil majors are betting big on blockchain technology Insurers require N271bn to meet new minimum capital base CBN sees banks moving in right direction on new lending measures Residential, commercial opportunities seen in Nigeria’s wasting public assets Nigeria’s problems, mobile technology creates opportunities for innovations […]

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Obasanjo Writes Buhari Again Says “Nigeria on the Precipice and Dangerously Reaching a Tipping Point”

OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT, GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI I am constrained to write to you this open letter. I decided to make it an open letter because the issue is very weighty and must be greatly worrisome to all concerned Nigerians and that ¬†means all right-thinking Nigerians and those resident in Nigeria. Since the issue is […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, July 15, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigerian banks feel the pain as investors wonder what next Weaker global growth ominous sign for Nigeria’s sluggish economy $4bn opportunity opens for Nigerian pig farmers as China faces shortages Sugar production highest in 7yrs amid land, smuggling hiccups Nigeria’s signing of AfCFTA must be meaningful, not perfunctory Apapa: How congestion, gridlock deny port […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Sunday, July 14, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Ijegun explosion: Sanwo-Olu vows to prosecute pipeline vandals Abuja investment expo will explore opportunities of ‘rent to own’ to ensure more Nigerians own their own homes Day Tinubu, Akande, Osoba, Fayemi, others stormed Ondo over APC crisis Delayed payment syndrome: Indigenous contractor drags NLNG to Buhari NDDC has failed Niger-Delta region ‘ Osibanjo Ondo […]

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As Climate Bell Tolls by By Nnimmo Bassey

There is a general agreement that climate change is driven mostly by human activities. These activities include the release of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere through the burning of fossil fuels, deforestation, industrial agriculture, urbanisation and others. This general agreement is held by citizens of the world and most political leaders. […]

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Shell Increases Presence in Delta State, Gives N242b to FG and N15b to NNDC in 2018

The federal government in 2018 received a total of N242.4billion from Shell Companies in Nigeria while the Niger Delta Development Commission(NNDC) ¬†got about N15 billion, just as it highlighted its increasing presence in Delta State These facts were contained in Shell in Nigeria briefing notes presented to Journalists in Warri at the weekend by a […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, July 13, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Buhari extends Prison boss’ tenure by one year CBN has changed Nigerians’ preference of foreign goods to local ones ‘ Okorafor Presidential election tribunal: I transferred election results to central server ‘ INEC staff Lagos waste management: Government ineptitude or residential rascality FG ‘approves evaluation report of Gas flare commercialisation committee Updated: FG issues […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, July 12, 2019

< strong>BUSINESSDAY Nigeria to save N24bn annually as NSPMC becomes sole printer of e-passports Institutionalising health surveys in Nigeria will make data, care provision easy to provide Nigeria’s external imbalance widens on increasing offshore borrowings Emefiele urges military, police to patronise local textiles FG, States, LGAs share over N8trn in 2018 as over N1trn generated […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, July 11, 2019

BUSINESSDAY Nigeria’s N145 per litre PMS encourages smuggling, says NNPC Buhari Seeks Approval of 15 Special Advisers De-United, Indorama, Dangote, Guinness to lead Nigerian export charge on AfCFTA Investors’ wishes at odds with history as market may further decline in H2 FG’s domestic borrowings push Nigeria’s total debt to N24.95trn in 3 months Shell boss […]

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