• Zahra and Hanan Buhari with Banky W and Joke Silva at the Get Involved initiative

    Zahra and Hanan Buhari with Banky W and Joke Silva at the Get Involved initiative

    Daughters of the President, Zahra and Hanan Buhari are pictured with singer BankyW and legendary actress, Joke Silva at the closing ceremony of ‘Get Involved’ initiative in Abuja.

    Daughters of the President, Zahra and Hanan Buhari are pictured with singer BankyW and legendary actress, Joke Silva at the closing ceremony of ‘Get Involved’ initiative in

  • Buhari’s wife launches new initiative for IDPs, children

    Buhari’s wife launches new initiative for IDPs, children

    Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has launched a fresh initiative to support malnourished children and internally displaced persons, IDPs, in the country.

    The initiative intends to persuade wealthy and well-meaning people, including corporate organisations in the country to pay for certain quantity of goods made by manufacturing outfits operating in the country.

    The companies in return produce goods at much reduced prices as their contributions to the initiative.

    The companies currently converge on International Centre in Abuja where they interact with […]

  • Stakeholders identify challenges of gas-to-power initiative in Nigeria

    Stakeholders identify challenges of gas-to-power initiative in Nigeria

    The availability of power is an unavoidable catalyst to boost industrial activities for economic development.

    Nigeria’s electricity supply is dismal owing to institutional, legal, regulatory, gas pipeline vandalism and capital challenges.

    Despite having a gas reserve of over 190 Trillion Cubic Feet (TCF) with a proven reserve of 187 TCF, the abysmal generation of less than 4,000 megawatts (MW) of electricity hardly suffices for energy requirements.

    For example, in spite of being classified as one of the cheapest sources of energy in Nigeria, […]

  • Ambode reveals new initiative to attract investors

    Ambode reveals new initiative to attract investors

    Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor has unveiled the Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment, also known as ‘Lagos Global’, in line with his administration’s efforts to boost ease of doing business in the state, as well as to actualize the state’s vision of becoming Africa’s model megacity and financial hub.

    At the official presentation in Lagos recently, Ambode, who was represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello, said the initiative was also part of the commitment of […]