Ben Eguzozie is business a.m. regional lead based in Port Harcourt, providing regional and national  coverage for economy, business and finance
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Aba Power, Nigeria’s 12th electricity distribution company, is extending further its local content utilisation strategy, this

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Capex N314.90bn outpaces recurrent N144.76bn GDP growth of 3.5%; inflation 13.5%; N410/$ exchange rate Oil-rich Rivers State plans to

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  Firm expanding its IDR practice     Timi Balogun   London-based Squire Patton Boggs is continuing the expansion

To increase water security, foster sustainable, green, inclusive growth continent-wide Meeting Nigeria’s basic water needs requires

Deploys equipment in Nembe creek to stop leak Amid crisis, Aiteo responds to communities with relief materials 6-year-old Nigerian

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