| Coca-Cola, SMEDAN empower 5,000 women with vocational skills |
The Coca-Cola Foundation has partnered two Nigerian-based NGO, Karis and Eleos Hand of Hope Foundation, to equip 5,000 women with relevant vocational skills and business training. A statement by the company entitled 'COVID-19: Coca-Cola empowers 5,000 women for economic recovery' said the trainin ...
Punch - Ife Ogunfuwa: 07 Aug 2020
| Wema Bank launches collateral-free SMEs’ loans |
Wema Bank has launched collateral-free SMEs' loans to assist businesses negatively affected by the Coronavirus pandemic to grow their operations. In a statement, the bank said the product is in line zthe bank's continued raesponsibility to support fight against the ongoing global health crisis. ...
The Nation - Collins Nweze: 07 Aug 2020
| Lagos slashes land use charge, waives N5.7bn fees |
The Lagos State Government has said it will reduce its land use charges and other penal fees by reversing the rate of land use charge to pre-2018, while upholding the 2018 method of valuation. The Commissioner for Finance, Dr Rabiu Olowo, said this on Wednesday in a statement titled 'Speech deliv ...
The Punch - Nike Popoola: 06 Aug 2020
| SMEs urged to leverage tech to reduce COVID-19 impact |
Small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) have been urged to leverage technology tools to reduce the impact of COVID-19on their businesses. The need to embrace such tools was discussed at the unveiling of Konet, a wholly indigenous business collaboration tool that will help SMEs adapt to the new w ...
The Guardian By Benjamin Alade: 29 Jul 2020