24
November
Nigeria:Buhari’s Agric Policies Inspire FBB Rice Mill — Ex-Rep Fatima Bello
Nigeria:Buhari’s Agric Policies Inspire FBB Rice Mill — Ex-Rep Fatima Bello

The Chairman, Board of Directors, FBB Rice mill, Fatima Binta Bello has explained that the agricultural policies of Muhammadu Buhari led administration had inspired her to establish the rice mill in K...

24
November
Egypt :  Etisalat Egypt plans to inject LE5B investments in 2021CEO
Egypt : Etisalat Egypt plans to inject LE5B investments in 2021CEO

CAIRO - 23 November 2020: CEO of Etisalat Egypt Hazem Metwally said that the company plans to inject about LE 5 billion worth of investments during 2021 to continue improving its services.This sum wil...

24
November
Egypt, EU, AFD conclude project worth €52M in agricultural sector
Egypt, EU, AFD conclude project worth €52M in agricultural sector

CAIRO – 23 November 2020: The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, the European Union, and the Agence Francaise de Developpment (AFD) held on Monday a ceremony to celebrate the conclusion of...

24
November
Egypt :  LE36M collected through Egypt's government e-payment platform since Sept.
Egypt : LE36M collected through Egypt's government e-payment platform since Sept.

CAIRO - 23 November 2020: Egypt’s Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala El-Said revealed that LE36 million have been collected since September through the electronic payment platform of t...

24
November
Egypt : HSBC expects Egypt to build on growth momentum during 2021
Egypt : HSBC expects Egypt to build on growth momentum during 2021

HSBC’s Global Economic Outlook virtual roadshow came to Egypt, last week, with 100 of the bank’s clients attending the online event.The event was attended by: Simon Williams, Chief Economist for Centr...

24
November
Egypt : Bourse gains LE 3.2B, all indexes up
Egypt : Bourse gains LE 3.2B, all indexes up

CAIRO - 23 November 2020: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) indexes posted collective gains at the close of Monday's trading, amid purchases by foreign and Arab investment funds and financial institutions,...

24
November
Egypt-UK Economic Relations on an Upward Trend
Egypt-UK Economic Relations on an Upward Trend

CAIRO - 23 November 2020: The economic relations between Egypt and the United Kingdom have been witnessing significant developments in light of Covid-19, Brexit and Egypt’s economic reform program.The...

24
November
Egypt, Nigeria agree to exchange information on mineral extraction
Egypt, Nigeria agree to exchange information on mineral extraction

CAIRO – 23 November 2020: Spokesperson of the Ministry of Petroleum, Mining, and Mineral Resources stated Sunday that Minister Tarek al-Molla and his Nigerian counterpart agreed in a phone call on exc...

24
November
Nigeria:Port Harcourt Refinery’s Rehabilitation Begins Q1 2021 — NNPC
Nigeria:Port Harcourt Refinery’s Rehabilitation Begins Q1 2021 — NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it will begin the second phase of the rehabilitation of Port-Harcourt Refinery in the first quarter of 2021.NNPC targets getting the four refine...

24
November
Nigeria:Notore Nets N9.3bn Profit
Nigeria:Notore Nets N9.3bn Profit

An agro-allied company, Notore Chemical Industries Plc, has recorded N9.3 billion operating profit for twelve months which ended  September 2020, about 172 percent increase from the previous year...

24
November
Nigeria:UBA Records N90bn Profit In Q3
Nigeria:UBA Records N90bn Profit In Q3

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) has announced a growth in its gross earnings of N454.4 billion in the third quarter of 2020, rising from N428.7bn recorded in September, 2019, and recorded N90.4bn as...

24
November
Nigeria:Shoprite Opens Stores For Local Producers
Nigeria:Shoprite Opens Stores For Local Producers

Nigerian producers will again have the opportunity to sell their fruit and vegetables directly to Shoprite customers with effect from next Saturday, Shoprite has disclosed.This is part of the retailer...


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19 November 2020
Egypt : Political stability ‘important pillar’ of development in Egypt: Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil
Egypt,
Bank & Finance, Business Climate,

CAIRO – 16 November 2020: Political stability is one of the most important pillars of development that Egypt is witnessing in the recent years, along with restructuring institutions, and restoring sec...



is the Managing Director of Guaranty Trust Bank, a Nigerian...
19 November 2020
Nigeria:GT targets payment, asset management, PFA, others under HoldCo
Nigeria,
Bank & Finance,

Having obtained regulatory approval in principle, GT Bank Plc plans to join some of its peers in the banking sector to diversify its financial services under a holding company (HoldCo), which it antic...



(born January 8, 1961) is a Nigerian trade union activist an...
03 November 2020
Nigeria:Textiles Alone Can Generate 2.5 Million Jobs – Issa Aremu
Nigeria,
Industry,

Issa Aremu, Vice President of IndustriALL Global Union, has said that the textile industries alone can generate over 2.5 million jobs in Nigeria if rejuvenated.To President Muhammadu Buhari, Aremu sai...



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02 November 2020
Egypt's agricultural exports record positive levels despite COVID-19
Egypt,
Agri-Food,

CAIRO – 1 November 2020: Egypt's agricultural exports have recorded very positive levels during the past months, despite what the world has witnessed of economic pressures and a complete or parti...



was born on 12th August 1971 to the family of Alhaji Aliyu...
20 October 2020
Nigeria:We’re Seeking Reform In Engineering Profession – Chairman, NICE
Nigeria,
Advice & Training,

Aishatu Aliyu Umar is the outgoing chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE). In this interview, Umar speaks on the Institution’s quest to reform engineering education and why bui...



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05 October 2020
Nigeria:We’ve Acquired Tech, Skills For Nigerian-Made Car Engines – Zeetin’s Boss, Azibaola
Nigeria,
Industry,

Robert Azibaola is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Zeetin Engineering Limited, a start-up precision engineering company that specialises in producing car engines, spare parts and...



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05 October 2020
Egypt : Achievements of Egyptian poultry sector exceed expectations: Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil
Egypt,
Agri-Food, Business Climate,

CAIRO - 4 October 2020 The achievements of the Egyptian pourtlry sector in recent years exceeded all the expectations, Businessman Ayman Al-Gamil said Sunday. “After losing its great capabilities...



Nabil Diab is a Partner for Assurance services at PwC ...
29 September 2020
Egypt’s new data protection law and what it means for business
Egypt,
Information technology,

It is not an overstatement to say that data privacy is one of the hottest topics on the minds of business leaders around the globe today. The need for businesses to go digital is stronger than ever, a...



Chiedu is an electric energy law specialist. He qualified as...
28 September 2020
Nigeria:We’ll Deliver 5,000MW From NIPP Plants Next Year – NDPHC MD, Ugbo
Niger, Nigeria,
Business Climate, Energy,

Mr Chiedu Ugbo is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company (NDPHC); he had his tenure renewed for four years recently by President Muhammadu Buhari. I...