Nigeria Newspapers: Today’s BusinessDay Newspaper Headlines [18 September, 2018].

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Pandemonium as war plane hovers around National Assembly
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
There was pandemonium at the National Assembly complex and Federal Secretariat on Monday following unprecedented manoeuvring of three military war planes over the complex. BusinessDay correspondent who witnessed the scene observed that the war planes embarked on acrobatic displays, leading to security agents including policemen deployed to the National Assembly rushing out of the security…
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Sigma Pensions empower beneficiaries of late contributors
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Sigma Pensions Limited, one of Nigeria’s leading Pension Fund Administrators as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has donated some relief materials to beneficiaries of late officers of the Nigerian Prison Services (NPS) Nafisah Muhammad Buba, head business development division, North, said these relief items were to create a revenue stream for families of…
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FrieslandCampina donates dairy products to IDP camp
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Hein Schumacher, global CEO, Royal FrieslandCampina, The Netherlands, has donated dairy products and education materials to internally displaced persons at the Durumi IDP Camp, Abuja. Schumacher made the donation as part of the four months nutrition outreach of Friesland Campina WAMCO Nigeria to the IDP camp. Speaking at the occasion, Schumacher explained, ‘FrieslandCampina is committed…
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UN Climate Change to present revamp action plan this week
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
As leaders gather in California this week for the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS2018), UN Climate Change is presenting a revamped version of its Climate Action Portal, featuring the accelerated action underway by cities, regions, companies and investors to achieve the collective goals of the Paris Agreement. The preview coincides with what has been dubbed…
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FG can borrow more to fund infrastructure,says Agusto & Co
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
The Federal Government is expected to take more loans if its plan to fund infrastructure is to be realized, Senior Analyst at Agusto & Co, Jimi Ogbobine has said. Speaking at a training for financial journalists during the Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria (FICAN) 2018 Annual Workshop held in Lagos at the weekend, he…
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South East to benefit from $2b textile investments soon ‘ Buhari
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
President Muhammadu BuharionFriday in Abuja expressed optimism that the South East, especially Aba, will be major beneficiary of the new investment commitments coming into Nigeria’s textile sector, adding that ‘It will be actualized within the shortest possible time.’ The investment isoneof the major outcomesof the recent engagement of President Muhamamdu Buhari during his visit to…
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Housing deficit: How developers, home seekers can tap inherent opportunities
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Though it has become a subject of debate and contestation, Nigeria has a housing deficit estimated at 17 million units arising from high cost of property acquisition, mortgage rate, and lack of incentives for housing suppliers to enable them to put more products on the market at affordable prices. In spite of its large size…
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2019 Elections: APCON moves to nip hate speeches, Ads in the bud
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Soft-spoken but firm Ijedi Iyoha is the acting CEO of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, APCON. In this interview with Daniel Obi and Jeremiah Mbata, the regulator of the multi-million Naira Nigeria’s advertising industry spoke on a number of issues including funding of APCON for effective regulation of the industry, non-existent of APCON council and…
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Why risk management should be of priority consideration for construction companies
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Besides being an effective control mechanism, managing risk should be of priority consideration for the construction industry as a whole and for construction companies in particular. Risk, like challenges, are inseparable from existence. So, all businesses and organizations face the risk of unexpected events such as natural disasters, machinery failure, staff and third party accidents,…
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Cybersecurity should be an essential investment in every organisation
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Rick Rogers,the regional director for Africa at Checkpoint Software Technologies, talks to BusinessDay’sJumoke Lawansonabout the current cyber threat landscape from a world-wide and African perspective. He also discusses various forms of attacks and why it is necessary for people and organisations to protect their digital environment. Excerpt. What are the specific solutions that Checkpoint has…
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Organisations urged to embrace digital transformation to tap into $100trn global digital value
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Country Managing Director of Accenture, Nigeria Olaniyi Yusuf has told organisations to quickly embrace digital transformation in order to tap into the estimated $100 trillion value expected globally to be unlocked by business and society keying into digital process in the next 8 years. Citing World Economic Forum/Accenture recent analysis, Yusuf who examined how to…
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Airtel highlights impacts of Touching Lives CSR program
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Airtel Nigeria premiered the fourth season of its flagship corporate social responsibility (CSR), Touching Lives on the 3rdof June 2018, in an event aimed at recapitulating the efforts of Airtel through the award wining initiative which was launched three years ago. The company used the opportunity to reaffirm its commitment to promoting corporate philanthropy. Speaking…
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Orange, MainOne sign agreement to reinforce connectivity in West African
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Orange and Main One Cable Company have announced that they have signed an agreement allowing for a major investment by Orange in the West Africa submarine cable system, MainOne. Through this partnership Orange will acquire additional capacity, thereby reinforcing its position in the African telecommunications ecosystem. MainOne’s current cable system comprises a 7,000km submarine cable,…
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