Wanted: Professionals for new fertiliser plants

For analysts, Nigeria’s fertiliser industry holds huge potential. A boom in fertiliser production is expected to create thousands of jobs. DANIEL ESSIET examines the plethora of professionals in the value chain that will be in high demand. Globally, fertiliser is, by far, the largest sector of the input market. The International Fertiliser Association (IFA) estimates […]

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ITA, NEPC launch first E-Lab Innova training for agribusinesses

The Italian Trade Agency (ITA), a governmental agency that supports business development, partnerships and collaborations between Italian companies and their local counterparts, has launched the first E-Lab Innova in Nigeria. The E-Lab Innova is an educational training program for the agri-food sector in Nigeria, which will be implemented in collaboration with the Nigerian Export Promotion […]

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Sino-African trade expo; June 18-20, 2019

The China-Africa Economic and Trade Expo will kick off in Changsha, the capital of central China’s Hunan province. Officials will sign bilateral agreements during the exhibition, engage in investment promotions, and establish a “new mechanism” for future economic cooperation. The expo is part of a slew of promises made by president Xi Jinping during last […]

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FIRS issues Public Notice on resumption of “freeze order” on taxpayers’ bank accounts

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has notified the general public of its intention to recommence imposition of liens on the bank accounts of delinquent taxpayers with effect from 15 March 2019. The notice targets taxpayers with a minimum annual turnover of ₦100 million who have failed to register for taxes but have been collecting […]

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WHY ​SHOULD EVERYONE BE INVOLVED IN BUSINESS?

This sounds like a million dollar question to ask but it is a real truth to be answered. I had met a group of youths the other day at a symposium organized by a particular tertiary institution and here I was , trying to give them a blue print of an innovative idea that i had […]

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