New market open up in Igahachi land with affordable food supply

New market open up in Igahachi land with affordable food supply

Four communities in Igahachi land, has opened up a new economic corridor for sustainable food supply to residents of Lokoja metropolis and surrounding communities.The agrarian communities – Igbonla, Apamoba, Akpata and Bakomba – forms the ancient Igahachi land in Oworo district of Lokoja local government area of Kogi state. These communities are located between Agbaja […]

MAN’s new President expresses optimism for manufacturers

MAN’s new President expresses optimism for manufacturers

President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) who was re-elected for a second term of two years has said that the manufacturing sector holds the key to the country’s economic growth, even as he expressed optimism of its rejuvenation. Mr. Mansur Ahmed, an Engineer, and Group Executive Director at Dangote Group was earlier elected […]

CLANISH TUSSLE: Over 200 killed in Kogi community in 8 years

CLANISH TUSSLE: Over 200 killed in Kogi community in 8 years

…As gunmen kill 6, razed houses in latest attack Six persons have been confirmed killed, and many houses razed in a sustained and coordinated attack by gunmen on Bagana community in omala LGA of Kogi state on Monday.The Monday attack is coming barely a month ago where about nine persons was killed and property worth […]

Federal Lawmaker kick starts empowerment scheme Kogi Farmers

Federal Lawmaker kick starts empowerment scheme Kogi Farmers

Six hundred farmers in Kabba/Bunu and Ijumu Local Government Areas of Kogi State have been empowered towards improving food security and stimulate economic growth. The empowerment scheme is anchored by the National Productivity Center and facilitated by the member representing Ikeja Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Honourable Biodun Faleke. Managing Consultant of the Scheme, Dr. […]

Dangote unveils new sugar brand

Dangote unveils new sugar brand

Africa’s leading sugar manufacturer, the Dangote Sugar Refinery (DSR)has unveiled an innovative sugar brand, tagged: New Look, Same Great Quality. The ceremony for the unveiling of the white granulated white sugar was conducted on Thursday at the ongoing Kaduna 42nd International Trade Fair. The vitamin A fortified sugar excited participants who thronged the Dangote Special […]

Dangote, German govt partners on skill training for Nigerian youths

Dangote, German govt partners on skill training for Nigerian youths

…Sanwo Olu woos ADF, VDMA to set up same in Lagos The Aliko Dangote Foundation in partnership with Germany’s VDMA (the German Association for Mechanical and Plant Engineering) and its Foundation for Young Talent in Mechanical Engineering (NWS) have officially launched a technical training program in Nigeria, in a bid to significantly address the skill […]

KOGI GOVT. EXPENDS N3 BILLION ON PENSIONS, GRATUITY IN 2021 Q1

KOGI GOVT. EXPENDS N3 BILLION ON PENSIONS, GRATUITY IN 2021 Q1

KOGI state government said it has spent N2.9 billion in offsetting the payment of pensions and gratuity of pensioners in 2021. The payment which was expended in the first quarter of the year is in line with the New Direction government of Governor Yahaya Bello not to leave any section of the state neglected. This […]

SWEET INVESTMENT: Dangote pumps $700m into sugar production

SWEET INVESTMENT: Dangote pumps $700m into sugar production

…Says investments will promote infrastructure development, benefit Nasarawa With a national annual import of over $337million, the management of Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has declared its irrevocable commitment to the Backward Integration Policy (BIP) of the Federal Government to reverse the trend and make Nigeria self-sufficient in sugar production. The company which is committing over […]