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Tourist, Business Visas to Nigeria now in 2 days

* Visa-On-Arrival requirement to be published All valid ordinary tourist and business visa applications by foreigners attempting to visit Nigeria are now to be processed whether issued or rejected within 48 hours.

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YPNI Holds Second Edition of its Entrepreneur and Skill Acquisition Training Program

By Omojowo Ogunyemi The Young Progressives Nigeria Initiative (YPNI) on Friday 5th of May, 2017 held the second edition of its Entrepreneur and Skill Acquisition Training for the unemployed Youths at Ijebu-ode, the commercial headquarter of Ijebu ethnic nationality, Ogun State, in furtherance to the opening Lecture held on Friday 21st April 2017.

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MyStocKIT: Heritage Bank launches MSME app for ease of doing business 

By Victoria Hanson In line with its commitment to ensure swift expansion of the micro small medium enterprises (MSME) market segment, Heritage Bank has introduced MyStocKIT, an android hand-held solution that enables clients to track stock movements, maintain dynamic stock levels and address fundamental accounting/book keeping management requirements of the business.

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End looting, end poverty: The Econet Story

End looting, end poverty: The Econet Story By Mobolaji Ajani Strive Masiyiwa, CEO and Founder of Econet Wireless, recently took to his blog to reveal his side of the story behind the company’s downfall in Nigeria. An extract from the blog post:

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Nigerian Breweries Explains Reenue Growth, Hundred Perent Dividend Payout

Victoria Hanson Nigerian Breweries Plc, the foremost brewer in the country, has explained that the N314 billion revenue it recorded in the 2016 financial year is  as a result of its twin agenda of Cost Leadership and Market Leadership supported by Innovation.Managing Director of the Company, Mr. Nicolaas Vervelde explained to journalists at a media briefing in Lagos on Tuesday, ...

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Lagos denies involvement in Berger Retail Market’s demolition

…We Don’t Demolish Without Adequate Notice, Says Commissioner  The Lagos State Government on Friday debunked media reports linking it to the demolition of Berger retail market, saying that the allegation was far from the truth.

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Minister of Industry, Trade & Investment parleys Ambode

PIX 4036 & 4019: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Okechukwu Enelamah (2nd right); Acting Lagos State Head of Service, Mrs. Folasade Adesoye (right) and Senior Special Assistant to the President on Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Jumoke Oluwole (left) during a media briefing shortly after the Minister’s meeting with the Governor ...

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Lagos true model for growing businesses in Nigeria – FG

…Friendly Business Environment Key To Improved GDP, Says Ambode The Federal Government on Thursday described Lagos State as a true model of the vision of improving on the ease of doing business and turning Nigeria into one of the easiest and most attractive places for investors in the world.

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Ambode hosts Executives of Nigerian-British Chambers of Commerce

    P1x 1: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (3rd right); President & Chairman of Council of  Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce, Prince Dapo Adelegan (3rd left); Past President, Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce, Prince Adeyemi Adetulu (2nd left); Special Adviser to the Governor on Commerce, Mr. Adeyemi Olabinjo (left);

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Skye Bank determined to recover N1.14billion Debt from CentreSpread

Victoria Hanson Despite signing new affiliation with Grey Advertising, investigations have revealed that Skye Bank Plc is determined to recover the alleged indebtedness of N1.14billion from CentreSpread Limited and its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr. Kolawale Ayanwale. It would be recalled that CentreSpread and its Chief Executive Officer, Kolawale Ayanwale are currently enmeshed in a court action with SkyeBank PLC ...

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