Red star Express 1000 SMEs

Red Star Express to Host 1000 SMEs

Red Star Express Plc is set to host entrepreneurs and owners of Small and Medium Enterprises to a forum to give them support by sharing insights, information and industry advice as it affects them in relation to the growth of their business. This event will seek to provide advice and logistics resources from Red Star […]

Sokoto releases N1bn to support SMEs

Sokoto State Government has released the sum of N1bn to support small and medium scale enterprises in the state. The money is part of its counterpart fund in a N2bn intervention fund to be floated in collaboration with the Bank of Industries. Speaking when he led officials on an inspection visit to SG Adiya Farms […]

BoI to boost SMEs with N310b cash

The Acting Managing Director, Bank of Industry (BoI), Waheed Olagunju has said the bank is committed to its five-year plan of growing the small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) by pumping N310 billion into the sector. Olagunju who spoke with reporters at the weekend in Offa, Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, added that the […]

Economic growth as panacea for employment creation

  President  Buhari          Minister for Finance, Adeosun Economic growth as panacea for employment creation The growth of an economy, especially as it relates to the wellbeing of its citizenry, is best measured by the numbers of its productive class that are meaningfully employed. In this piece FRIDAY EKEOBA x-ray government claims to growth in the […]

BOI Mulls Increase Funding To Mining Sector

BOI Mulls Increase Funding To Mining Sector The Bank of Industry (BoI) has pledged to increase funding support to the mining sector in the country, order to improve the sector’s contribution to the Gross Domestic Product. Acting Managing Director, BoI, Mr. Waheed Olagunju, stated this while speaking on the sidelines of the International Mining Investment […]

FG charged to ensure just tax regime

Against the multiplicity of tax regime in the domestic economy, speakers at the 8th Wole Soyinka Centre Media Lecture Series have charged the Federal Government on the need to ensure an inclusive, simplified and automated tax regime in the country. The lead speaker, Adebimpe Balogun, who was the first female president of the Chartered Institute […]