Category: Business

Muhammadu Buhari Signs 2016 Budget into Law 

President Buhari (late-morning) today, May 6, 2016 signs 2016 Nigeria National Budget.‎ ‎ The president’s assent to the budget is coming weeks after horse-trading between the presidency and the national assembly. In April, the national…

Nigeria declares Monday public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, May 2, as public holiday to commemorate the 2016 Workers’ Day Celebration. Abdulrahman Dambazau, Minister of Interior, made the declaration in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of…

We’ll build resilient Nigerian cities – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Shanghai said his administration will give priority to the building and development of resilient and viable cities comparable with other developed cities across the globe. Buhari was quoted as…

AfDB, IITA hold workshop on youth in agriculture

The African Development Bank (AfDB), in collaboration with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), will organise two-day ENABLE (Empowering Novel Agri-Business-Led Employment) Youth Programme Design Workshop from April 21 in Abuja, Nigeria. Two hundred…