Business

BlackBerry reports huge loss

BlackBerry Ltd reported a massive quarterly loss on Friday due to an inventory write-down and asset impairment charges, and its shares fell more than 6 percent. The company, which abandoned an attempt to sell itself last month, reported a net loss of $4.4 billion, or $8.37 a share, for the third quarter ended November 30. That compared with net income ...

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Plateau Proposes 228 Billion Naira 2014 Budget

Plateau State Governor Jonah Jang has proposed a budget of more than N228 billion to the State House of Assembly for the year for 2014. Dubbed the “Budget of Continuity and Inclusive Growth IV,” the budget will focus on the completion of on-going projects and programmes, he said. The budget is about N100 billion more than last year’s. Jang said ...

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How To Grow A Small Trading Account Successfully

I know that most of you are coming into the Forex markets with relatively small trading accounts. I also know that you want to grow your trading accounts while losing as little money as possible. While this is not an easy goal to achieve, it can be done if you are willing to be disciplined and change the way you ...

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Slot Means Affordable Quality –Uzoechina

•Slot Limited is a household name in the mobile phone business in Nigeria. Our correspondent Stephen Aya caught up with the General Manager (Marketing) Stanley Uzoechina during the grand opening of the new Ikorodu branch and had a brief chart with him where he revealed that Slot limited is all about quality at affordable prices. Excerpt… Hello sir, Can we ...

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Navy arrests 24 Nigerians, 3 Ghanaians over oil theft

The Nigerian Navy has confirmed the arrest of 27 suspects, consisting of 24 Nigerians and  three Ghanaians over alleged theft of over 1.1million litres of crude oil. The Operations Officer, Central Naval Command, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Commodore Emmanuel Enemor, made the disclosure on Friday in Yenagoa while handing over the 27 suspects to the police command in the state. Enemor ...

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NUPENG Speaks Up Against Proposed Sale of Refineries

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has advised the Federal Government against the proposed sale of the nation’s refineries. Chairman, Western Zone of NUPENG, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo advised the government to rehabilitate the four ailing refineries. “The proposed sale of the refineries is against the national interest and it is in the interest of a few ...

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