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March 9, 2018

SEC extends free e-dividend registration exercise by one-month

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has disclosed plans to extend the free e-dividend registration deadline to March 31, from the initial February 28, 2018 deadline. […]
March 9, 2018

FIIRO unveils plans for five million jobs yearly

The Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO) has unveiled an action plan to fight unemployment. It aims to create over five million jobs yearly. Its […]
March 9, 2018

Boom in Vietnam’s Fake Wedding Industry, Thanks to Social Stigma

Vietnamese women looking to avoid the social stigma of having a child out of wedlock are increasingly turning to grooms-for-hire businesses that specialize in throwing fake weddings […]
March 9, 2018

FG set to resell Yola Disco, Afam Power

The Federal Government (FG) is set to offer two key power firms, Yola Electricity Distribution Company and Afam Power Plc, for sale to new core investors, […]