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Organic Food Export: NEPC Targets $200m From Exporting 7 Commodities

Organic Food Export: NEPC Targets $200m From Exporting 7 Commodities   Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has projected to generate $200 million from the export of seven priority commodities in the next 10 years. Speaking yesterday in Abuja when NEPC signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with Tak Integrated Agriculture Solutions Limited and NICERT Limited on […]

Nigerian Aviation Company Invests N2bn On Ground Handling Equipment

Nigerian Aviation Company Invests N2bn On Ground Handling Equipment The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) Plc disclosed yesterday that it has spent N2bn to acquire ground handling equipment in the first phase of its investment plans. The company also said that it had commenced the second phase of the exercise which according to it would […]

Border Closure: Prices Of Rice, Eggs Skyrocket In October, Says NBS

Border Closure: Prices Of Rice, Eggs Skyrocket In October, Says NBS   The average price of one kilogram of imported high quality rice (sold loose) increased by 3.08 per cent to N382.57 in October, 2019 from N371.13 in September 2019. The selected food price watch data for October 2019 released by the National Bureau of […]

2020 Budget Contains N150bn Wasteful Expenditure – Report

2020 Budget Contains N150bn Wasteful Expenditure – Report   The Centre for Social Justice on Wednesday faulted the 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly, stating that the fiscal document contained about N150.07bn expenditures that are “frivolous, inappropriate, unclear and wasteful.” The group stated this in a report made available to […]

150m Nigerians Risk Financial Fraud – NCC

150m Nigerians Risk Financial Fraud – NCC   The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday warned that over 150 million Nigerians in the financial system risk being defrauded through telecommunications platforms. NCC Executive Vice Chairman, Prof. Umar Danbatta, gave the warning in an address during the inauguration of a multi-sectoral committee on e-fraud in Abuja. Recent […]