October 23, 2018

US invests $24m to boost local enterprises, farming in Nigeria

By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – The United States African Development Foundation, USADF, has invested a total of $24 million in grants to various cooperative societies to […]
October 23, 2018

EdoJobs, UNESCO, Google train 200 Edo Children on Digital Literacy

  Over 500 others to benefit from digital training programme EdoJobs, in collaboration with Google, Cape Town Science Centre, and United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural […]
October 23, 2018

FG Commits $30m to Cassava Ethanol Project In Ondo

  The federal government has dedicated $30 million for the Cassava Ethanol Project at Okeluse in Ose Local Government area of Ondo State. The project, which […]
October 19, 2018

The Global Competitiveness Report 2018

This year represents a milestone in the four-decade history of the Global Competitiveness Report series, with the introduction of the Global Competitiveness Index 4.0. Since 1979, […]
October 19, 2018

The Goalkeepers Report 2018

The Goalkeepers Report takes a detailed look at progress being made around the globe. This year, both the event and the report will focus on youth […]
October 19, 2018

Benin Electricity Distributor to pilot mini-grid systems in Edo State

Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and Rubitec Nigeria Limited to provide mini-grid electricity […]
October 12, 2018

Effects of Meat Consumption on Climate Change and what needs to change in Nigeria

  By Obinna Ejide As a teenager in a public secondary school in Lagos, Nigeria, as dependent as we were on our parents for daily bread, […]
October 12, 2018

Rivers, PIND focuses on job creation for youths to tackle crime

  The Rivers State Commissioner for Youths Development, Alfred Tobin, has identified massive creation of jobs for youths as antidote to crime in the state. Tobin […]
October 11, 2018

My name is Girl, Female, Woman

My name is …, this is my story. It may seem very elaborate but I am here to break it down using simple sentences, proven facts […]
October 10, 2018

Taxation and not-for-profit organisations (NFPOs)

By Wole Oluyemi and Kemi Adedoyin Not-for-Profit Organisations (NFPOs) are the third sector of the economy in Nigeria and it is mostly neglected compared to the public […]
October 10, 2018

The BusinessGreen Guide to the SDGs: SDG7 – Affordable and Clean Energy

BusinessGreen assesses the business implications of the pledge to ‘ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all’ Targets 7.1 By 2030, ensure universal access […]
October 9, 2018

Groundbreaking of Waltersmith Modular Refinery

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu on Thursday performed the groundbreaking of a 5,000 barrels of crude oil per day […]