According to IHS iSuppli, a leading market research company, hard disk drive (HDD )shipments amounted to 167.1 million units in 2Q2011, up 4.1% from 160.5 million in the first quarter. Western Digital led the market with 32 percent of global unit shipments, followed closely by main rival Seagate Technology at 31 percent. Seagate, previously the shipment leader in the space, has been unable to overcome Western Digital’s market share advantage. Yet, the report also noted […]
Coaches and players participating in Airtel Rising Stars Football Tournament have applauded Tournament sponsor and organiser, Airtel Nigeria, just as they expressed the confidence that the talents discovered during the Open Camp will play a pivotal role in the future of the game in Nigeria. They said Airtel seems to have stuck the right cord by turning to grassroots football development, adding that its initiative will help unlock talents that will boost both the […]
Previous Close: 4,831 Today’s Open: 4,842 One day percentage change: +0.23% TBIA live plots: Click here For full explanation of TBIA, please click here Tekedia Broad Industrial Average (TBIA) is a stock market index created by Tekedia Intelligence, a division of Fasmicro. It is an index that shows how twenty large, publicly owned companies, based in Nigerian Stock Exchange, have traded during a standard trading session in the stock market.
The Minister of Youth Development, Alhaji Bolaji Abdullahi, will be hosting youth today. Hold on, no nkwobi or amala or kunu . He is doing it purely digital and virtual. The venue is Twitter and there is no security pass. If you are a youth which by Nigerian law is someone from 18 to 35 years, you are free to join. Please note that you must not harass the Honorable Minister in this forum. […]
Background Those between 18 and 35 constitute almost 50% of the Nigerian population (NPC 2006). Given its size, energy, passion and creativity, this demographic group should be a critical resource for economic growth, sustainable development, and national transformation in Nigeria. At present, it is not. This is because the potential contributions of our young population is compromised by a host of challenges, including lack of jobs, limited marketable skills, low entrepreneurial bias, limited access to […]
Nigerian banks are gradually returning to good health following increase in income by the end of 2010 to N192.7 billion, Businessday reports. Analysts from Afrinvest say the rise in income is not unconnected with the decline in loan provisioning and aggregate charges that have gone down by 4.8 percent and 67.1 percent, respectively. Afrinvest in its 2010 banking report noted that a combination of increased economic activity, election related spend, rising government receipts and […]
MC Endeavors, Inc. has announced that it has signed a strategic partnership with Fiscal Dynamics Limited, (“FDL”) of Lagos State, Nigeria for distribution of MCE-LBI Renewable products throughout Nigeria. FDL has been involved in environmental disaster remediation, oil spills and specialty chemical clean-ups, environmental soil bioremediation and extraction technology consultancy services in Nigeria since 1991. CEO and Managing Partner of FDL, Akinpelu Cornelius Shogunle, Ph.D., P.E. affirmed that “DualZorb fulfills the scope of requirements […]