The Nigeria Investment Guide

Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) and its partner, the UK Department for International Development (DFID) have published a Nigeria-Investment-Guide-Jan-2020. The Guide was launched at the UK Africa Investment Summit held earlier in January in the UK. It contains useful information on Nigeria as a compelling destination for any investor seeking to participate in the economic…

Full remarks by Africa Development Bank’s Akinwumi Adesina at UK-Africa Investment Summit

It’s a pleasure to join you at this special side event organized as part of the UK-Africa Investment Summit. Let me congratulate the organizers, the Department for International Development (DFID) and Her Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for Africa for hosting us today. The DFID is a key strategic partner of the African Development Bank. Since joining…

Nigerian, UK investors sign N153.4bn commercial deals

United Kingdom investors have signed commercial deals worth £324m (over N153.4bn) with Nigerian investors. The deals were sealed during the inaugural UK-Africa Investment summit which was attended by 21 African countries, African leaders, UK and African businesses, international institutions and young entrepreneurs in London. At the summit, the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, expressed commitment…

The Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti  Baru, yesterday said $48billion oil and gas investment opportunities have been identified in the country. Speaking on ‘Insights on Future Exploration Hotspots: Opportunities for Africa’s Oil & Gas Industry, at the 2019 International Petroleum Week conference in London, Baru urged investors to invest in…

Agro-allied business leaders present solutions, techs at agro-food fair today

Global leaders in agricultural businesses and leading Nigerian players in the agro-food and pack industry will today learn from one another, do know-how transfers, discuss innovations and business at the Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fairtrade Messe GmbH & Co.KG, Martin Maerz, disclosed this to The Guardian last weekend. The…

NEPC moves to address impediments to non-oil export

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council on Monday met with stakeholders in the non-oil sector in order to address some of the impediments in the sector. The meeting held at the headquarters of the NEPC was specifically targeted at ensuring that Nigerian exports meet requisite international standards. Speaking at the event, the Executive Director/Chief Executive, NEPC,…