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Mastercard MEA SME Confidence Index: 78% of SMEs in Nigeria Are Projecting Revenues That Will Either Grow Or Hold Steady

After facing unprecedented changes in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) confidence in Nigeria is on the rise, according to the latest research by payments technology leader Mastercard. The inaugural Mastercard Middle East and Africa (MEA) SME Confidence Index found the following; 81% of SMEs in Nigeria are optimistic about the next […]

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UN Deputy Advices Nigeria Youths To Build Their Country

The world isn’t ready to take 240 million Nigerian migrants. Build your country — UN Deputy Secretary-General tells the youth United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, has charged the Nigerian youths to stop condemning their country despite its many flaws. A statement by a UN National Information Officer, Oluseyi Soremekun, said Mrs Mohammed made the […]

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UAE Has Suspended Direct Employment Visa For Nigerians Over Rising Crimes

UAE Suspends Direct Employment Visa For Nigerians Over Rising Crimes The United Arab Emirates government has suspended Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians, as a result of the increasing rate of crimes involving Nigerians in the Middle-East country. SaharaReporters reports that the UAE police are searching for more Nigerian nationals and conducting raids and arrests to […]

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Nigeria Fedral Government Declares Monday June 14 Public Holiday

Fedral Government has Declares Monday June 14 public holiday The Federal Government has declared Monday, June 14, 2021 as a public holiday to mark this year’s Democracy Day celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerians on this occasion and urged all citizens to […]

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Federal Government To Sell Excess Megawatts To Four West African Countries

It’s only our excess megawatts we are selling to four West African countries — FG Nigeria is in talks with four West African countries expected to buy unused electricity from it. The deal will be done through a planned $570 million Northcore Power Transmission Line, SaharaReporters is reporting. The acting Managing Director of the Transmission […]

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Suspected Drug Transporter Declared Boko Haram Paid Him 50,000 For Drug Transportation

I was paid N50,000 to transport hard drugs to Boko Haram — 25-year-old suspect The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Lagos State, has intercepted a total of 34,950 capsules of Tramadol and Diazepam suspected to be heading to insurgents’ camps in Borno State. Speaking on Saturday, June 4, in Abuja, spokesman of the […]

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Twitter Suspension Sends Poor Message To Investors “US Speak To FG”

The United States mission in Nigeria has reacted to the Federal Government’s suspension of the operations of the micro blogging and social networking service, Twitter. In a statement on Saturday, June 5, the mission said the suspension is at variance with the 1999 Constitution which guarantees freedom of expression. “Nigeria’s constitution provides for freedom of […]

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Tension As Chief Provost Of The Nigerian Immigration Service Shot Dead In Imo

Chief provost of the Nigerian immigration service shot dead in Imo The Chief Provost of Nigerian Immigration Service, Imo State Command, Okiemute Mrere, has been assassinated. Mrere was killed after his assailants intercepted his vehicle along Owerri-Port Harcourt road on Saturday, May 29, and his body discovered in a bush on Sunday morning. According to […]

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Federal Government Say’s Violators of COVID-19 travel advisory will be grounded for one year

Violators of COVID-19 travel advisory will be grounded for one year – FG The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has said the Federal Government would enforce penalties, including deactivating the travel passports of Nigerians involved in the alleged violation of recent travel advisory for travellers from India, Brazil and Turkey. The Federal Government, in […]