How I helped a groundnut seller make 1 million Naira in just a few months

How I helped a groundnut seller make 1 million Naira in just a few months

Good Samaritan narrates how he helped a groundnut seller make 1 million Naira in just a few months, Narrating via his twitter page. He wrote: I met this mama who sells this jumbo size peanuts, called Auchi groundnut in March. I told her I’d help her sell up to 500k before end of 2018. Each time I’m traveling, I collect as much as I can and sell a bottle which she sells at N500 at…

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Nigeria has lost its most valued oil buyers – DPR

Nigeria has lost its most valued oil buyers – DPR

Nigeria has lost its most valued crude oil buyers, even as its erstwhile gas customers are now competing with it, the Department of Petroleum Resources said on Monday. The Director, DPR, Mr Mordecai Ladan, said the oil and gas industry seemed to be under a new threat, which he described as the renewed dislike and global war against fossil fuels and the quest for renewable and cleaner energy. “Over the years, the threat against fossil…

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8 Nigerians make 2019 `Forbes 30 under 30 list’

8 Nigerians make 2019 `Forbes 30 under 30 list’

Eight Nigerians have been listed in the 2019 `Forbes 30 under 30 list.’ 300 trailblazers from 20 industries with average age of 26 made the list. Over 55 percent of them are founders or co-founders. Nigerians who made the list include Taofeek Abijako, Kayode Ojo, Obi Omile Jr, Adegoke Olubusi, Tito Ovia, Dimeji Sofowora, Olaoluwa Osuntokun and Emmanuel Acho. Taofeek Abijako is a 20 year-old designer who started his men’s streetwear brand when he was…

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If Arsenal won’t be sold to me I will buy another club – Dangote

If Arsenal won’t be sold to me I will buy another club – Dangote

Africa’s richest man,Aliko Dangote, has said he will consider buying another football club if Premiership club Arsenal won’t be sold to him. Dangote, who is a fan of the club has been wanting to buy the British club for years. He says he’ll make a move only after he has completed one of the world’s biggest oil refineries in Lagos. “By the time we’ve finished, we’ll be a $30bn company in terms of revenue,” he said in…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum to host the largest gathering of African Entrepreneurs on October 25th

Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum to host the largest gathering of African Entrepreneurs on October 25th

Earlier this year in July, the Tony Elumelu Foundation hosted President Emmanuel Macron in a first-ever interactive debate that held the interests of millions globally, as the President of France and Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Founder, Tony O. Elumelu, engaged with young African entrepreneurs on the cross-continent collaboration. This October, The Tony Elumelu Foundation is again hosting the biggest entrepreneurship event of the year – The Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum. Africa’s leading entrepreneurship philanthropic organization, the Tony Elumelu Foundation…

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Chevron: Oil workers threaten to shut down Nigeria, NNPC begs

Chevron: Oil workers threaten to shut down Nigeria, NNPC begs

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) have threatened to shut down the country over a labour dispute involving Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) management and the staff. The warning was contained in a joint statement at the weekend by Comrade Lumumba Okugbawa, PENGASSAN General Secretary and Comrade Adamu Song, NUPENG General Secretary. It lamented the ways and manners the Chevron…

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Zidora Consults reassures on quality service delivery

Zidora Consults reassures on quality service delivery

The attention of Zidora Consults Limited has been drawn to the interminable activities of some crass impostors attempting to impersonate/masquerade our brand ostensibly for dubious reasons, which are completely at variance with the true identity of our very esteemed company. We wish to state categorically that we are a very ethical travel company with a clearly defined mandate and principled ethos hinged and anchored on delivering the highest standard of travel services. In the light…

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OCP Africa set to invest in Enugu, says state is peaceful and secure for investment

OCP Africa set to invest in Enugu, says state is peaceful and secure for investment

New set of investors have made presentations to the Enugu State Executive Council (EXCO) on the possibility of establishing business investments in the state in line with the robust investment drive of the Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi administration. A Morocco based company, OCP Africa, the world’s first producer and exporter of phosphate rock and phosphoric acid and the number two in phosphate-based fertilizers, made a presentation at the EXCO meeting on its plan to establish a…

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Facebook app adds different languages translation

Facebook app adds different languages translation

Facebook on Tuesday gave its popular Messenger app the ability to translate missives in real time, deploying artificial intelligence to enable text conversations between people using different languages. Messenger has become a tool for businesses to connect with customers, and the ability to converse with customers in a variety of languages could help bump up advertising. “The ability to speak with anyone without any language barrier is something we are really excited about,” Messenger chief…

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Emzor suspends distribution of cough syrup containing codeine

Emzor suspends distribution of cough syrup containing codeine

Emzor pharmaceuticals has announced a suspension on the distribution of Emzolyn Following a BBC documentary which laid bare the rate at which cough syrup containing codeine is abused in the country. Announcing this through their facebook page, Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited Emzor Pharmaceuticals is a responsible and ethical company with over 120 lines including Emzolyn with Codeine under licence from NAFDAC. Emzor is treating the findings of the BBC documentary with the upmost seriousness and has…

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