Articles Posted in the " Business News " Category

  • Ghanaian manufacturers vote restrictions on Nigerian export products

    Funsho Balogun While Nigeria continues to grapple with the effects of the fast-dwindling value of the Naira, the country’s economic woes may be heightened if the indigenous Ghanaian industrialists succeed in their present push for the Ghanaian government to place a ban on some items brought into the country from Nigeria. If a nod is […] Post from PM News


  • US air strike kills dozens at IS camp

    United States air strike on a jihadist training camp in Libya killed dozens of people Friday, probably including a senior Islamic State group operative behind attacks in Tunisia, officials said. Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said Noureddine Chouchane, also known as “Sabir,” and other jihadists had been planning attacks against American and other Western interests. […] Post from PM News


  • US to force Apple to unlock terrorists’ iPhone

    The US government Friday sought a court order to force Apple to help unlock an iPhone as part of the probe into last year’s San Bernardino attacks, escalating a legal showdown over encryption. Apple Inc, Chief Executive, Tim Cook opposed a demand from US judge to help the FBI break into an iPhone recovered from […] Post from PM News


  • Lagos-Kano rail to generate 250,000 jobs – Amaechi

    The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Friday that the Lagos-Kano Rail project would be completed in the next two years. Amaechi, who said this while inspecting the Abuja-Kaduna rail project in Kaduna, added that, it would generate employment for 250,000 Nigerians. He said the ongoing rail project from Lagos-Kano and Lagos-Calabar would generate […] Post from PM News


  • Astymin Promo winners say their lives have changed

    Astymin is not only delivering positively on the health and well-being of Nigerians through its essential amino-acid and multivitamins, it is also putting smiles on their faces by subtly touching their lives where it matters through its get alert promo. One of the winners Inuolaji Bukola Ajara, has shared her experience on the Astymin Get […] Post from PM News


  • Pregnant woman dies aboard an Arik Air flight

    A 39-year old pregnant woman was on Friday confirmed dead on board an Arik Air flight from Port Harcourt to Lagos. The deceased, identified as Mrs Ijeoma Nwokedi, was confirmed dead on arrival by the medical personnel at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Domestic Terminal One, Lagos. A reliable source told NAN, that Nwokedi was travelling […] Post from PM News


  • FA Cup: Pellegrini wants City’s youngsters to shine

    FA Cup: Pellegrini wants City’s youngsters to shine

    Ahead of Sunday’s English FA Cup fifth round cracker at Stamford Bridge, City boss, Manuel Pellegrini has charged young players in his team that the tie will give them the opportunity to showcase their talent. But to Chelsea manager, Guus Hiddink, the match will be a hard nut to crack for the Blues. Pellegrini says […] Post from PM News


  • FG to clear N20bn pension arrears

    Mrs Chinelo Anohu-Amazu, the Director-General, National Pension Commission (PenCom), on Friday said the Federal Government would soon clear about N20 billion pension arrears it owed public servant retirees. Anohu-Amazu told NAN in Lagos that the commission was working assiduously with government to pay the arrears owed civil servants in 2015. She expressed regrets that some […] Post from PM News


  • 19 dead in twin suicide attack on Cameroon market

    19 dead in twin suicide attack on Cameroon market

    At least 19 people were killed in a double suicide bombing at a market in northeastern Cameroon on Friday, local officials said. Several other people were injured in the attack on the market at Meme at around 0900 (0800 GMT) which was carried out by two female suicide bombers, said the officials, who did not […] Post from PM News


  • Visa holds Fraud Prevention Workshop in West Africa

    Visa Inc., a global payments technology company, has organized its first ever fraud prevention workshop dedicated to its West Africa-based clients and partners. Held in Dakar, the three-day workshop provided an in-depth look at the latest tools, information, and best practices for issuers and acquirers to effectively combat fraud. Thirty-two delegates representing 17 partner banks […] Post from PM News