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They eat all sorts of things: why foraging for food is killing Kenyas donkeys

On the car-free island of Lamu the animals are vital for transport. But with little grass for grazing, donkeys are rummaging through rubbish and eating deadly plastic The smell of sea water and fresh dung fill the oceanfront air on the Kenyan island
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23 Jul 2024

We are working on postal reform bill Postmaster General

By Providence Ayanfeoluwa The Postmaster General ofthe Federation, PMG/ Chief Executive of the Nigerian Postal Service, NIPOST, Ms. Tola Odeyemi, said that it is working on pushing the postal reform bill which has been in the National As
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23 Jul 2024

Energy stakeholders brainstorm on midstream, downstream devpt at SPE-NAICE 2024

By Mariam Eko Stakeholders in theenergy sector, including professionals and key industry players are set to convene and explore advancements in the petroleum sector while focusing on optimising the midstream and downstream segment of the
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23 Jul 2024

ATM transactions decline 13% to N28.2 trn

By Elizabeth Adegbesan The value of AutomatedTeller Machine (ATM) transactions fell year-on-year (YoY) by 13.6 percent to N28.2 trillion in 2023 from N32.65 trillion in 2022. The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, disclosed this in i
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23 Jul 2024

Euromoney Awards: Chapel Hill Denham named Best Investment Bank in Nigeria

Chapel Hill Denham hasbeen named the Best Investment Bank in Nigeria at the 2024 Euromoney Awards for Excellence held in London, United Kingdom, over the weekend. The company, in a statement, said this is its ninth award as Nigerias Best
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23 Jul 2024

eTranzact eyes merchant acquisition for growth

By Elizabeth Adegbesan The Chief Executive Officer of eTranzact, said the Fintech company has its sight on offering full service switching, merchant marketplace play, and direct to consumer play as a strategic vision for its future growt
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23 Jul 2024

The Alternative Bank commits to enhanced customer experience

By Peter Egwuatu The Alternative Bank, anon-interest financial institution, is set to reshape the banking landscape using technology to enhance customer experience. Korede Demola-Adeniyi, the banks Executive Director, Retail Sou
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23 Jul 2024

Incoming CIIN president unveils agenda for insurance industry growth

By Cynthia Alo The incoming president of theChartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN), Mrs Yetunde Ilori, has said that the Institute will leverage technology to deliver insurance education, promote professionalism, and build exper
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23 Jul 2024

Electricity: FG targets 9,000MW from renewable energy

By Obas Esiedesa, Abuja The Federal Government,yesterday, said it expects the renewable energy sector to contribute about 9,000 Megawatts of power supply to the country by year 2030 as part of the general vision to end energy poverty in
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23 Jul 2024

Aviation Conference To Address Industry Challenges Holds Friday

LAGOS All is set for the 28th annual conference of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), which is scheduled to hold in Lagos this Friday. A statement by Albinus Chiedu, the Secretary, Conference Committee, LAAC, said that various
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23 Jul 2024

Sasol share price up after reporting annual production within market guidance

Sasols share price shot up 6.3% yesterday after an annual production report showed mining, and fuel and chemicals production was within guidance, while gas production in Mozambique was higher than expected. The share price traded at R144
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23 Jul 2024

FG Brokers Peace As Lokpobiri Meets Dangote, NMDPRA, NUPRC, NNPCL

ABUJA Senator Heineken Lokpobiri , the Minister of State Petroleum Resources
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23 Jul 2024