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Nigeria Infrastructure Series – Public Private Partnerships

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Nigeria Infrastructure Series – Public Private Partnerships

By Kede Aihie Nigeria (Africa’s largest economy) has spent over $30 billion on the power sector, since 1999, yet produces less than 4,000 megawatts of electricity for a population of 193 million. South Africa (2nd largest economy in Africa) produces over 40,000 megawatts for a population fewer than 50 million people. The narrative and optics of rationing, constant power cuts in the nation’s capital (FCT Abuja) and indeed across the country, is shameful. Nigeria’s infrastructure deficits are huge and will require billions of dollars to have...

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Nigeria Infrastructure Funding

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Nigeria Infrastructure Funding

By Kede Aihie Nigeria’s sovereign wealth fund is setting up a company in partnership with London firm GuarantCo, to enable pension funds to invest in Nigerian infrastructure bonds, its chief executive, Uche Orji say. According to data from Nigeria’s National Pension Commission, pension fund assets by December 2015, was $26.4 billion Chris Vermont, GuarantCo, CEO based in the UK office, confirmed to Kede Aihie, Editor in Chief of Nigeria Magazine, in a telephone call that the new business partnership will be launched in a few weeks,...

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Making Lagos third largest economy in Africa is our target – Gov Ambode

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Making Lagos third largest economy in Africa is our target – Gov Ambode

Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode says one of his administration’s objectives is to propel the State from being the fifth to become the third largest economy in Africa. He said to achieve this, the State Government would focus more on Education (especially vocational training), scaling up of its health facilities, including renewal and building of world class infrastructure in the coming year. Lagos State Governor, Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Christmas Eve Dance organised by the Yoruba Tennis Club, Onikan, said he remains committed to making the...

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CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY, OBA EWUARE II, OBA OF BENIN, OMO N’OBA N’EDO UKU’ AKPOLO KPOLO

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CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY, OBA EWUARE II, OBA OF BENIN, OMO N’OBA N’EDO UKU’ AKPOLO KPOLO

CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY, OBA EWUARE II, OBA OF BENIN, OMO N’OBA N’EDO UKU’ AKPOLO KPOLO (40th OBA OF BENIN) 20th OCTOBER 2016, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE, NIGERIA By Kede Aihie Coronation of His Majesty, Oba EWUARE II, Oba of Benin, took place on his birthday, 20 October 2016, in Benin City, Edo State. Oba Ewuare II ascended the throne, upon the death of his father, Oba Erediauwa in 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Wales, UK and a Master of Public Administration degree from Rutger University...

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David Adeleke, aka Davido release medical result of Sophia Momodu ‘’cannabis test’’

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David Adeleke, aka Davido release medical result of Sophia Momodu ‘’cannabis test’’

Nigerian musician Davido. Picture: Wikipedia. Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has released medical papers indicating his daughter’s mother, Sophia Momodu, allegedly tested positive for marijuana. He also released photograph of his seven-month-old baby, Imade, having a “breathing exercise”,and that it was administered every night to help her lungs “due to exposure to second-hand smoke and cannabis-infected breast milk.” According to PUNCH Metro, the 27-year-old Sophia Momodu, niece of publisher Dele Momodu, petitioned National...

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