Adegbite: Conspiracy Led to Failure of Ajaokuta Steel Company

    “Nigeria has spent close to $6 billion on Ajaokuta as it stands.  But you need to go there. It is bigger than the whole of Abuja…”   The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr. Olamilekan Adegbite, in this interview on ‘The Morning Show,’ on Arise Television, spoke about the efforts by the […]

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Railway: What FG should do to cover the whole country — NRC MD

  “Without good train service, the economy can never grow because it requires the train to move not just passengers but goods.”     Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) Engr. Fidet Okhiria, in this interview with Daily Trust, speaks on the ongoing railway modernization, and the free train service on the Lagos-Ibadan standard […]

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‘Why EB – 5 Investors must not have criminal records ‘

By Franklin Alli DANIEL Ryan is the Managing Director, Emerging Markets, Atlantic American Partners, the organization behind United States Employment-Based (EB) -5 Investing Program.   He spoke to some Nigerian journalists last week on what the EB-5 program is all about, and how Nigerians, especially, high net worth individuals can key into the program and become […]

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With the ports situation in Nigeria, No manufacturer can be sustainable on imported raw materials – Nestle CCPA Mgr, Uwadoka

  Mrs. Victoria Uwadoka is the Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Manager, Nestle Nigeria Plc. In this interaction with Editors from top media houses across prints and online, she spoke so passionately about the company’s Creating Share Value (CSV) projects across Nigerian communities, the benefits and the challenges of local sourcing of raw materials including […]

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Why future privatization in Nigeria should be done through capital market – Chairman, ASHON

  By Gilbert Ekugbe   Chief Patrick Ezeagu is the Chairman, Association of Stockbroking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON). In this interview with Financial Editors, he bore his mind on the  commodity exchange system in Nigeria, how government can ensure investors confidence in the nation’s capital market including what’s new about this year’s forthcoming National Capital […]

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How We will Improve Manufacturing Contribution to Nigeria’s Economy – Engr Mansur Ahmed

  Engr Mansur Ahmed recently took over the helm of affairs at Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) , as its President overseeing over 3000 member companies across the country.  In this interview, he gave insights into his childhood, professional career, his vision for the manufacturing sector among other economic issues that are of national and […]

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Why Cocoa is one of our crown jewel businesses – Sunny Verghese

  Olam International Ltd.’s Sunny Verghese – Co-Founder and Group CEO, spoke with Editors on the group’s Q4 2018 Results and their strategic plan for years 2019 to 2024. Excerpt:   Good morning, Sunny. Alfred from Bloomberg : Do you see the tough market conditions you highlighted in the results will continue this year, especially, […]

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“We need to do more collectively for Africa” – Halima Dangote

In this interview, Halima Dangote, the Group Executive Director of Dangote Group spoke to  Jess Denny, a correspondent for APO Group, at the Africa Business Health Forum in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 12, 2019. Your foundation has obviously got a lot of influence in Nigeria, what are your main objectives for this year? One of the main pillars […]

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