Nigeria, UK Sign Agreement on Economic Development Forum

Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defense and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum. Speaking briefly before signing the agreements, President Muhammadu Buhari stated that Nigeria and the United Kingdom would continue to enhance their cooperation in tackling corruption and reducing poverty. The Nigerian leader lauded the British…

FOX LAUNCHES AMBITIOUS NEW EXPORT STRATEGY TO BOOST BRITISH BUSINESSES

International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox MP, on Tuesday 21 August, set out how the government will make Britain a 21st century exporting superpower through better use of our overseas network, new online tools and building an extensive business to business network. This comes as the government continues to roll out sector deals as part…

DBN, LAPO Microfinance Bank to fund 10,000 MSMEs

Development Bank of Nigeria Plc (DBN), the first wholesale development finance institution in Nigeria, has partnered with LAPO Microfinance Bank Limited, to provide lending to about 10,000 Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs), to alleviate the financial constraints they face. A statement from DBN said: “This is a milestone achievement and I am particularly…