L-R: President, Association of Corporate Affairs Managers of Banks/Head, Brand and Communications, Fidelity Bank, Charles Aigbe; Director, Research and Advocacy, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dr. Vincent Nwani; Managing Director/Editor-in-Chief, Independent Newspapers Ltd, Ade Ogidan; Head, Corporate Communications, National Pension Commission, Peter Aghahowa; and Head, Corporate Communications, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Jude Nwauzor; during the inauguration of Association of Business Editors in Nigeria (ABEN) on Thursday in Lagos.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, today said that government would set up a Creativity and Technology Council to support innovation and startups in the nation’s creative industry. Osinbajo, who gave this hint when he visited an innovation hub, Ventures Partners, in Abuja, explained that already government had an industrial and competitiveness council where leading […]
The National Economic Council (NEC), comprising the 36 State Governors in the country, on Thursday mulled the idea of taking over the responsibility of subsidising petroleum products in their states based on consumption. The position of the governors expressed at the NEC meeting chaired by the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, in Abuja followed the huge […]
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, on Monday confirmed that Nigeria’s revenue had dropped by about 65 per cent as the COVID-19 pandemic impact on the economy lingers till now. The minister explained that the dwindling revenue trend necessitated the decision of the federal government to discontinue the payment of […]