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    200 Beneficiaries Enlisted For BoI’s N140bn Micro-credit Scheme

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    The Bank of Industry (BoI) yesterday in Kano  enlisted 200 beneficiaries under the federal government’s N140billion Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme(GEED). GEED is one of the five pillars of the federal government’s social investment intervention scheme aimed at empowering vulnerable groups in the country. Other programmes under the social investment intervention scheme include, the Home…

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    New SON DG Assumes Office,Vows To Prosecute Offenders

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    Barrister Anthony   Osita Aboloma,yesterday in Abuja, assumed duty as the substantive director general/CEO of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON).This is also as he has vowed to use his background as a lawyer to push for the prosecution of those who deal in substandard products to another level. In a brief hand-over ceremony , former…

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    MTN Denies Repatriating $14bn From Nigeria

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    According to Bloomberg, Africa’s biggest mobile network, MTN, has hit back at reports about allegations that it illegally repatriated R187billion ($13.92billion) out of Nigeria. Reports on Tuesday emerged that Nigerian lawmakers have raised the fresh allegations and that the country’s senate was set to investigate the matter. Senator, Dino Melaye, had earlier  made a motion…

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