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Abuja Now an Economic Hub – FCT Minister

Those always regarding Abuja as a government city should have a rethink as the city is now emerging as a global economic hub for Africa, the Honourable Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mall. Muhammed Bello has said. Speaking at…

ACCI President Presents Opportunities for Investors in Untapped Natural Gas

The President of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Dr Al-Mujtaba Abubakar has said there are opportunities for investors to harness in Nigeria natural gas as we have large untapped reserves. Dr Al-Mujtaba made this known during his presentation…

ACCI Member, Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia Elected into UN Committee on CEDAW

The Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development (FWASD) has announced the election of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) member, Mrs Esther Eghobamien-Mshelia as Nigeria’s representative on the Convention On the Elimination of All Forms Discrimination Against…

The Arbitration And Mediation Bill And The Innovations It Introduces As Against What Already Obtains In The Existing Arbitration And Conciliation Act

Thirty-four (34) years after the enactment of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act Chapter A.18, Laws of the Federation, 2004 which came into force on March 14, 1988, the 9th Nigerian Senate on Tuesday, 10 May 2022 passed the Arbitration and…

ACCI Appoints Former NNPC, DPR Executive, Chairperson Women-in-Business Trade Group

Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) has appointed former Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) Executive, Mrs Chioma Nonyerem Njoku, as the Chairperson of the Women-in-Business Trade Group of the Chamber. In a…

MSMEs Revised National Policy: Amb. Katagum inaugurates Focal Persons Group for Implementation

The Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (FMITI), Amb. Mariam Katagum has inaugurated the Focal Persons Group for the Implementation of the Revised National Policy on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) 2021-2025. Inaugurating the group…

NCC-DRC And Stakeholders Propose Adoption Of ADR In Resolving Tax Disputes In Nigeria

The Nigeria Chambers of Commerce Dispute Resolution Centre (NCC-DRC) and major Stakeholders in Taxation and Dispute Resolution have called for the adoption of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods in the resolution of tax disputes in Nigeria. The calls were made…

Nigerian Chambers Of Commerce Dispute Resolution Centre (NCCDRC) Set To Launch Second Series Of ADR Mentorship Program

The Nigerian Chambers of Commerce Dispute Resolution Centre (NCCDRC) is set to launch the second series of her mentorship program on 20th May, 2022. The program is slated to last for a period of one year. The mentorship program will…

Nigeria Government, Private Sector Urge To Invest in Energy

The Federal Government of Nigeria and the private sector have been urged to invest in renewable energy in a bid to make Nigeria the start-up hub of Africa. This was made known by the Executive Director Innov8 Hub, Edward Singhatey…