FG moves to boost Gemstone sub-sector for GDP growth, job creation -Fayemi

The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi By Musa Adamu The federal government has unfolded plans to ensure that the country maximise potentials in the Gemstone sub-sector to contribute to the GDP and create jobs and wealth for the citizens. Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, who disclose this at the opening More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Electricity: NEMSA urges Nigerians to use only Certified Electrical Installation Contractors

By Etuka Sunday The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency (NEMSA), Engr. Peter Ewesor has called on Nigerians to use only Certified Electrical Installation More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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SON will not compromise Standards -DG

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi The Director-General, Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) Dr Osita Aboloma said the organization would not compromise standards of products manufactured locally and outside the country. Aboloma More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Power: JED resumes massive installation of 40,000 meters

From From Ado Abubakar Musa, Jos The Jos Electricity Distribution (JED) PLC said it had resumed massive installation of about 40, 000 metres across four its francise states of Plateau, Bauchi, Gombe and Bauchi. This More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Anchor Insurance shareholders smile home with N3.6kobo

From Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos Shareholders of Anchor Insurance Company Limited have received dividend payment N3.6 kobo per share for the 2016 financial year. At the 27th annual general meeting of the firm at Uyo, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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‘Brokers maintained professionalism during my tenor’….NCRIB boss

From Ngozi Onyeakusi,Lagos The outgoing President of insurance brokers practicing in the country under their umbrella body, the Nigeria Council of Registered Insurance Brokers (NCRIB), Mr Kayode Okunoren has expressed More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Atiku, Ambode, to attend Chiejina’s Book Launch on Pensions

By Etuka Sunday A former Director-General of the Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) and a Lawyer, Mr. Ezekiel Chiejina, is set to launch his new book titled ‘Pensions in Nigeria’ next week Tuesday at the Nigerian More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Nigeria enjoys $5bn cover as ATI member- NAICOM

By Ngozi Onyeakusi, Lagos The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) at the weekend confirmed that Nigeria stands to enjoy $5 billion worth of cover as a member of African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI). The Commissioner More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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SEC directs NSE to place Oando shares on technical suspension

By Etuka Sunday The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) yesterday announced its decision to conduct a forensic audit into the affairs of Oando Plc, consequently, directed Nigerian Stock Exchange to place Oando’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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NNPC set for aggressive Gas Development -Baru

NNPC Group Managing Director Dr. Maikanti Gachalla Baru By Etuka Sunday The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Maikanti Kacalla Baru, has stated that the Federal Government More...