Saturday, 23 September 2017

GreenWish to build $280m solar plants in Nigeria

’Femi Asu with agency report Greenwish Partners, a Paris-based independent power producer, will invest $280m to build solar power plants in Nigeria that are expected to start producing electricity in the first quarter of next year. A plant in Enugu State will produce 100 megawatts, while the company will build two others of 50MW each […]

‘Reforms ‘ll reposition Bayelsa civil service’

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson spoke with reporters in Yenagoa, the state capital, on the challenges confronting his administration and efforts being made to tackle them. Excerpts: What are the challenges facing Bayelsa State? The challenges are very obvious. The challenges of funding are clear as we are living in trying times and our country […]

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Legal pitfalls when buying a property

Abiodun Doherty Buying a property is one of the major investment purchases that many people will do in their lifetime. Except you are a legal practitioner, there are certain steps in the process that could be confusing. These aspects are generally fundamental but those ignorant of the process may dismiss them to their own detriment. […]

Naira falls at official market, CBN supplies $180m

’Femi Asu The naira extended its declines at the official market on Monday, falling to 307.5 against the United States dollar. The local currency closed at 307 to a dollar last week at the official market from the 305.50 level it had traded since last year.  It was quoted at 445 at the black market, […]

Ambode urges auditors to support economic recovery effort

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has said auditors have a role to play in bringing about economic recovery and growth in the country.  Ambode said auditors should always ensure the observance of the rules and standards of the profession in order to promote sound financial institutions that support and facilitate economic recovery. […]

SMEDAN unveils credit information portal to aid small business funding

THE Small and MediumEn-terprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has unveiled a Credit Information Portal to facilitate easier access to funding by the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector in Nigeria. Director-General of SMEDAN, Dr. Dikko Radda, disclosed this at a workshop on Enterprise Development Solutions Initiative (EDSI), yesterday, in Lagos.

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