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World Bank Allots $200m to Boost Agricultural Productivity in Nigeria

By COMFORT NJIONYE The World Bank has selected nine Nigerian states that will benefit from its $200 million Agriculture Productivity Processing Enhancement and Livelihood Scheme Projects (APPEALS). This is in line with effort to enhance agricultural productivity in the West African country. The bank’s Team Leader, Dr. Sheu Salau during an interview on the

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SMEDAN Launches Viability Study On Redeveloping IDCs Into Industrial Clusters

By CHRIS EKEKE, Abuja In order to address the problem of work space for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and promote economics of scale derivable from the agglomeration of critical mass of enterprises across the country, the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN),  yesterday, launched viability study on

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HCM reacts to SEC’s ban: we are ready to set the record straight for the avoidance of doubt and confusion.

Following its suspension and subsequent unbanning by the Securities and Exchange Commission from the capital market, the apex regulatory agency in the sector, Heritage Capital Markets Limited has decided to set the record straight for the avoidance of doubt and confusion. In a statement titled: ‘Heritage Capital reacts to SEC’s unbanning

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‘Nigeria overdue for a credit economy’- Ahmed Popoola , MD .CRC Credit Bureau Limited

Ahmed ‘Tunde Popoola, is the Managing Director/CEO, CRC Credit Bureau Limited, one of the leading credit bureau firms in the country. In this interview with our correspondent he speaks on the many prospects and opportunities which a viable credit industry presents to the economy. Excerpts: What informed the credit industry summit you

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