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Heritage Bank joins CBN in agric finance

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in line with its developmental functions and in collaboration with  the federal government and banks has established various agricultural schemes as a way of bridging the funding gap. Such interventions include the Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme (CACS), Commercial Agriculture Development Programme (CADP), the Interest

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Sniper-treated beans: CPC advises consumers to parboil beans before consumption

  The Consumer Protection Council (CPC), yesterday, advised consumers to extensively parboil their beans before consumption and to make sufficient enquiries before engaging in purchases. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), CPC’s Director General, Babatunde Irukera, in a statement, gave the advice on the heels of information that had gone

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FG sets targets for total broadband coverage of Nigeria

  The Federal Government has set ambitious targets for a national broadband network to harness the potential of the internet and digital access for jobs, education, healthcare, identity management and to increase productivity in the public sector. To this end, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and the Nigeria Industrial Policy and Competitiveness

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