BUSINESS

Face of Arise Africa Pageant Season 3 Audition holds February

Audition for the third edition of the Face of Arise Africa Pageant will hold in February 2019 according to the organizers. With the audition which is billed for February 20, 2019 at the Old English Bar, Ikenegbu Layout Owerri, Imo State, the organizers also revealed that the main event will …

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Arik Air now renewed, AMCON’s mandate met – Manager

The Management of Arik Air have described as malicious, reports in some media that the Airliner was not performing well and that the Assets Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) was delaying in selling the company. In a statement issued in Abuja on Thursday, signed by Oluseye Opasanya, SAN, Receiver Manager, …

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Apple wins award for rebukking slave labour

Since 2012  The Technology giant , Apple, says it has reduced the number of underage workers in its extended supply chain, which includes locations where rare earth minerals are mined for use in smartphones. Labour rights groups had previously criticised Apple and its biggest manufacturing partner Foxconn for excessive overtime, …

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BUSINESS: Shocking for Nigeria As Brent crude slips to $65

Brent crude, the type that Nigeria majorly exports was down 0.35 percent at $65.24 per barrel. Brent crude price had tanked 6.8 percent on Tuesday and set an eight-month trough of $64.61. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures dived 7 percent the previous day, suffering their biggest one-day loss …

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Farmers lose about 70 hecters of rice farm to flood in Anambra

By Chimezie Anaso A cluster of five farmers’ cooperative societies in Umuuzu, Ogbaru Local Government Area (LGA), Anambra, has lamented the loss of about 70 hectres of rice farms to flood disaster. Mr Christopher Okwuosa, the Chairman of the cluster who disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

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