CEMENT CO. OF NORTHERN NIGERIA PLC

CCNN      16.20 NGN    - 1.75 (- 10.80 %)

Open
17.95
High
16.20
Low
16.20
Close
16.20
Year High
31.35
Year Low
15.70
Volumn
77,420
Value
1,254,204.00


Company News

CCNN, Kalambaina Cement get regulatory, legal merger approval

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — The Punch
CCNN, Kalambaina Cement get regulatory, legal merger approval    The Punch Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc and Kalambaina Cement Company Limited have gotten a legal and shareholder approval to merge. CCNN, in a sta... read more

CCNN Receives SEC Approval To Merge With Kalambaina Cement Company Limited

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Proshare Nigeria Limited
CCNN Receives SEC Approval To Merge With Kalambaina Cement Company Limited    Proshare Nigeria Limited Following Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc's (“CCNN”) announcement on 12 October 2018 regarding its proposed merger with Kalambaina Cement ... read more

SEC okays CCNN merger with Kalambaina Cement

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
SEC okays CCNN merger with Kalambaina Cement    Vanguard By Peter Egwuatu. Following the approvals of the shareholders of Cement Company of Northern Nigeria, CCNN Plc, and Kalambaina Cement Company Limited ... read more

Cement Company Of Northern Nigeria (ccnn) Appoints New Directors

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT — The Nigerian Voice
Cement Company Of Northern Nigeria (ccnn) Appoints New Directors    The Nigerian Voice SOKOTO ndash; 27jul2018: Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN) has announced the appointment of Senator KhairatAbdulrazaq-Gwadabe and ... read more

BUA, CBMI Sign Agreement to Build New 3million Kalambaina Cement II Plant in Sokoto

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Proshare Nigeria Limited
BUA, CBMI Sign Agreement to Build New 3million Kalambaina Cement II Plant in Sokoto    Proshare Nigeria Limited Less than one week after the listing of shares from the almost $1 billion Merger between BUA Kalambaina Cement Company and Cement Company of Northern ... read more

CCNN/BUA merger: Shareholders to get higher dividend – Mikail

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
CCNN/BUA merger: Shareholders to get higher dividend – Mikail    Vanguard The National Chairman, Constance Shareholders Association of Nigeria, Mr. Shehu Mallam Mikail, in an interview with Financial Vanguard spoke on the merger ... read more

Sokoto Cement records N7.605bn profit in 2017

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Sokoto Cement records N7.605bn profit in 2017    Vanguard By Naomi Uzor. The Cement Company of Northern Nigeria (CCNN) said it has recorded gross profit of N7, 605, 209, 592 in the 2017 financial year despite ... read more

Energy News Monitor | Volume XV; Issue 52

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 06:52:44 GMT — Observer Research Foundation
Energy News Monitor | Volume XV; Issue 52    Observer Research Foundation The power demand in the capital has been soaring this year with the month of April-May recording a 22 percent growth over the corresponding period in 2018. read more

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FAILURE: More firms attract NSE sanctions for flouting post listing rules

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FAILURE: More firms attract NSE sanctions for flouting post listing rules    Vanguard THE number of quoted firms sanctioned by the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, for flouting its post listing rules rose by 28 percent in 2018 reflecting decline in ... read more

2018 Pearl Awards To Hold On 25th November, 2018

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Proshare Nigeria Limited
2018 Pearl Awards To Hold On 25th November, 2018    Proshare Nigeria Limited Nigeria's leading capital market awards ceremony “The Pearl Awards” will hold its 2018 edition on Sunday November 25th at Eko Hotel " Suites in Lagos. read more

Sectors producing super rich in Africa

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT — The Standard
Sectors producing super rich in Africa    The Standard Telcoms, real estate, mining and oil are some of the sectors churning out Africa's billionaires, Forbes 2019 list reveals. read more

Unified Payment appoints Abubakar as independent director

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — The Punch
Unified Payment appoints Abubakar as independent director    The Punch The Board of Directors of Nigeria's payment *service* company and Fintech, Unified Payment Services Limited, has announced the appointment of Mr Sheh... read more

Apathy, uncertainty sustain hold on market, trigger sell-off

Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Apathy, uncertainty sustain hold on market, trigger sell-off    Guardian Nigeria As investors continued their cautious approach amidst the prevailing uncertainties, selloff pervaded the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). read more

Low liquidity: NSE market capitalisation loses N210bn

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Low liquidity: NSE market capitalisation loses N210bn    Vanguard The bears remained on rampage on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday with the All-Share Index dropping below 30000 mark due to persistent ... read more

Sterling Bank, Jaiz Bank, others make NSE's index stocks

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — The Nation Newspaper
Sterling Bank, Jaiz Bank, others make NSE's index stocks    The Nation Newspaper The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has included Sterling Bank and Jaiz Bank as part of stocks that will form benchmark stocks for stocks' groups and sectors. read more

Dangote is the 23rd richest man in the world - Bloomberg

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — The Liberty Times™ Nigeria
Dangote is the 23rd richest man in the world - Bloomberg    The Liberty Times™ Nigeria Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has been named the world's 23rd billionaire by Bloomberg. He was previously in the 103rd position. Bloomberg ... read more

Stock market overturn negative trend as Index up by 0.34%

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Stock market overturn negative trend as Index up by 0.34%    Vanguard The equity market opened Monday on a positive note as the bullish trend reversed the six-consecutive days downward movement with the Nigerian Stock ... read more

African Construction Boom Lures Cement Giants to Circle PPC

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT — Bloomberg
African Construction Boom Lures Cement Giants to Circle PPC    Bloomberg South Africa's biggest cement maker, PPC Ltd., is an unlikely candidate for a takeover battle. read more

Notore Chemical listing lifts NSE market capitalisation by N128bn

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Notore Chemical listing lifts NSE market capitalisation by N128bn    Vanguard The market capitalisation of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) appreciated on Thursday by N128 billion following the listing of Notore Chemical Industries Plc ... read more

Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc - Outlook Still Favourable

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:56:43 GMT — Proshare Nigeria Limited
Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc - Outlook Still Favourable    Proshare Nigeria Limited Strong earnings growth outlook over the 2017-19E period. Dangote Sugar Refinery's (DSR) growth story over the medium term is compelling. We forecast EPS ... read more

Ward to succeed Europe-bound Lehigh Hanson CEO Morrish

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Concrete Produts
Ward to succeed Europe-bound Lehigh Hanson CEO Morrish    Concrete Produts Sources: HeidelbergCement AG, Germany; CP staff. A HeidelbergCement Managing Board succession plan will see an early-2020 C suite shift for the North ... read more

Sokoto and INEC’s inconclusive decision

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Sokoto and INEC’s inconclusive decision    Guardian If Northern Nigeria is volatile, it is partly because it values justice. But when certain other places in the North boil over, Sokoto always maintains its peaceful ... read more

NSE: Investors dump Africa Prudential shares despite 68% profit growth

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
NSE: Investors dump Africa Prudential shares despite 68% profit growth    Vanguard By Nkiruka Nnorom Investors in the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, today dumped the shares of Africa Prudential, Plc despite an impressive full year financial ... read more

The World's Best Stocks May Gain Even More If Oil Holds Up

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Bloomberg
The World's Best Stocks May Gain Even More If Oil Holds Up    Bloomberg The world-beating rally in Nigerian stocks may not be over yet. read more

Gunmen kill 25 in northern Nigeria village raids

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Gunmen kill 25 in northern Nigeria village raids    Guardian Nigeria At least 25 people have been declared dead after several village raids in iGdan Halilu and Gidan Kaka in Zamfara, the police said on Friday. read more

Form N-CSR EATON VANCE SERIES TRUST For: Jun 30

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — StreetInsider.com
Form N-CSR EATON VANCE SERIES TRUST For: Jun 30    StreetInsider.com Two International Place, Boston, Massachusetts 02110. (Address of Principal Executive Offices). Maureen A. Gemma. Two International Place, Boston, ... read more

LPFO, gas shortage retard cement production capacity to 20 MMT

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
LPFO, gas shortage retard cement production capacity to 20 MMT    Vanguard By Franklin Alli ACUTE shortages of industrial fuel such as low pour fuel (LPFO), automotive gas oil (AGO) and natural gas have retarded local cement ... read more

Sani inaugurates inter-religious, peace committee against electoral violence

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Sani inaugurates inter-religious, peace committee against electoral violence    Guardian Nigeria According to Sani, “the initiative is an intervention aimed at finding lasting peace in Northern states affected by sectarian and religious conflicts. read more

EFCC allegedly traces N500m properties to Plateau ex-gov Jang

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
EFCC allegedly traces N500m properties to Plateau ex-gov Jang    Guardian Nigeria The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday claimed to have traced N500 million properties to erstwhile Plateau State Governor Jonah ... read more

Bullish foreigners seek share of Kenya cement business

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Construction Kenya
Bullish foreigners seek share of Kenya cement business    Construction Kenya Global giants have set their sights on Kenya as they seek acquisitions of troubled cement firms in a move expected to jiggle East Africa's cement market. read more

TUC pickets TCN over alleged anti-labour policies, seeks MD’s removal

Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
TUC pickets TCN over alleged anti-labour policies, seeks MD’s removal    Guardian The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) yesterday picketed management of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) in Enugu... read more

LEADERSHIP AWARD 2018

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Leadership Newspaper
LEADERSHIP AWARD 2018    Leadership Newspaper LEADERSHIP AWARD 2018 LEADERSHIP Persons Of The Year 2018 For taking good works to a whole new level beyond the call of duty, philanthropic Aliko ... read more

Buratai talks tough on terrorism, banditry

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Buratai talks tough on terrorism, banditry    Guardian The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said that the Nigerian Army will deploy maximum intelligence to tackle the scourge of banditry ... read more

NNPC to boost gas supply by 600mmscf

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
NNPC to boost gas supply by 600mmscf    Guardian Nigeria The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says the development of the Assa North/Ohaji South Fields (ANOH) with its Joint Venture partners will ... read more

SPAC nation comes to Nigeria

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
SPAC nation comes to Nigeria    Guardian SPAC Nation is a vibrant, dynamic church made up of over 1, 200 young people with one fundamental belief system— a relationship with God as the core that ... read more

Stock market bleeds on political uncertainties

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Stock market bleeds on political uncertainties    Vanguard CONCERNS over the upcoming 2019 general election as well as the cautious stand adopted by Foreign Portfolio Investors, FPIs, and other domestic portfolio ... read more

How SocGen is building an African future

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Euromoney magazine
How SocGen is building an African future    Euromoney magazine Senior management at Société Générale sees a unique opportunity for growth in Africa, including east Africa, Nigeria and the lusophone countries. The aim is to ... read more

Panic grips Abuja as Shiites march today

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Panic grips Abuja as Shiites march today    Guardian Nigeria Residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) are worried about the probable outcome of today's Arbaeen Trek by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (also ... read more

Lagos lawmakers threaten to impeach Ambode

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Lagos lawmakers threaten to impeach Ambode    Guardian Nigeria Lagos state House of Assembly has threatened to impeach Governor Akinwunmi Ambode over his failure to present the 2019 budget to the House. A source at ... read more

Offa professors seek equity in appointments to Kwara schools

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Offa professors seek equity in appointments to Kwara schools    Guardian Nigeria Professors from Offa in Kwara State, under the platform of Offa Professors Forum (OPF), have appealed to the state government to be fair in appointing people to ... read more

Energy News Monitor | Volume XV; Issue 33

Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Observer Research Foundation
Energy News Monitor | Volume XV; Issue 33    Observer Research Foundation India is planning to bid out 500 GW of renewable energy generation capacity by 2028 to achieve its goal of 40 percent electricity generation from non-fossil fuels ... read more

Unraveling Nigeria’s arch-political godfather

Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Unraveling Nigeria’s arch-political godfather    Guardian Nigeria When the history of godfatherism in Nigerian politics will be written, Mr. Ahmed Bola Tinubu may not take the first position. read more

Gov Wike declared winner of Rivers poll

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Gov Wike declared winner of Rivers poll    Guardian Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has been declared the winner of the state's governorship election. According to the Independent National Electoral ... read more

‘Insecurity may mar polls’

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
‘Insecurity may mar polls’    Guardian Nigeria The Northern Traditional Rulers Council Assembly (NTRCA) has warned that kidnappings, banditry, insurgency, farmer-herder clashes and other forms... read more

Proliferation of prophets: Who ordains a prophet, how do they hear from God?

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Proliferation of prophets: Who ordains a prophet, how do they hear from God?    Guardian Nigeria In the days of prophets Moses, Elijah, it was the Lord that called a prophet and by that calling, the nation was ruled by God and not men. So, with the veracity and ... read more

UNESCO seeks improved education system for migrants, IDPs

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
UNESCO seeks improved education system for migrants, IDPs    Guardian Nigeria United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) advocated improved education system for migrants and internally-displaced ... read more

Clearing agents threaten to ground Lagos ports over multiple checkpoints

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Clearing agents threaten to ground Lagos ports over multiple checkpoints    Guardian Clearing agents operating in Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos have threatened to ground the facilities over alleged multiple checkpoints. read more

Conspiracy theories trailing INEC’s postponement of presidential election

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Conspiracy theories trailing INEC’s postponement of presidential election    Guardian Nigeria Nothing best explains the anticlimax that occurred on election morning at exactly 2:45a.m. than a deflated balloon. Like a pin punched to a balloon, chairman of ... read more

Fashola seeks compulsory registration of architects

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Fashola seeks compulsory registration of architects    Guardian Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has recommended a compulsory ARCON Project Registration Number System (APRN) to ... read more

Free webinar: examine how plastics processors can advance productivity with hydraulic fluids

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT — IEN Europe
Free webinar: examine how plastics processors can advance productivity with hydraulic fluids    IEN Europe ExxonMobil's latest plastics webinar 'Advancing Industry 4.0 in Plastics with Hydraulic Fluids' is now available to view on demand. Presented by renowned ... read more

‘How Buhari lost control of northern votes’

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
‘How Buhari lost control of northern votes’    Guardian Nigeria As campaigns for next year's election gather momentum, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Kabiru Tanimu Turaki, has explained how the ... read more

Court sacks Akwa Ibom lawmaker for defecting to APC

Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Court sacks Akwa Ibom lawmaker for defecting to APC    Guardian A Federal High Court sitting in Uyo has affirmed the sack of Mr. Gabriel Toby, representing Etim Ekpo/Ika Constituency in Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly. read more

Fleeing Ekiti Oba returns 6 months after abdicating throne

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Fleeing Ekiti Oba returns 6 months after abdicating throne    Guardian The traditional ruler of Ilogbo Ekiti, Oba Edward Ajayi, who abandoned the throne six months ago for safety, having been chased away by angry... read more

We are not failures, academics fire back

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
We are not failures, academics fire back    Guardian Former Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Universities and Independent National Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, has come under fire for calling out ... read more

Senate seeks speedy financial autonomy for local councils

Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Senate seeks speedy financial autonomy for local councils    Guardian The Senate has passed a motion asking the state houses of assembly, presidency and other relevant stakeholders to hasten the process leading... read more

Fulani group urges Buhari to develop northern infrastructure

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Fulani group urges Buhari to develop northern infrastructure    Guardian A Fulani socio-cultural group, Gan Allah Fulani Development Association, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to give priority attention to infrastructure ... read more

BREXIT LIVE: ‘Reckless MADNESS!’ No-deal exit TORN APART by furious former Cabinet members

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Express.co.uk
BREXIT LIVE: ‘Reckless MADNESS!’ No-deal exit TORN APART by furious former Cabinet members    Express.co.uk A NO-DEAL Brexit would be “reckless madness” two former Secretaries of State for Northern Ireland have warned as they encouraged MPs to get behind the ... read more

Olawepo-Hashim divides Buhari’s camp in north

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Olawepo-Hashim divides Buhari’s camp in north    Guardian Nigeria Contrary to the bold face being put up by supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari's second term campaign, there is a widening division among the ... read more

My 2019 guber ambition has ended, says Magnus Abe

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
My 2019 guber ambition has ended, says Magnus Abe    Guardian Representative of Rivers South East Senatorial District, Magnus Abe, yesterday said he has ended his 2019 gubernatorial ambition in the state. read more

Lafarge Africa Plc increases net sales by 36 % for full year 2017

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Lafarge Africa Plc increases net sales by 36 % for full year 2017    Vanguard doubled recurring EBITDA …Achieves Fuel Flexibility and Strong EBITDA Margin Progression …Successful right issue concluded in March ... read more

Trump expresses Notre Dame ‘condolences’ to Macron

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Trump expresses Notre Dame ‘condolences’ to Macron    Guardian Nigeria President Donald Trump on Tuesday relayed Americans' “condolences” to French President Emmanuel Macron over the fire at Notre-Dame cathedral, the White ... read more

Obanikoro explains how he gave Fayose $5m arms deal

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Obanikoro explains how he gave Fayose $5m arms deal    Guardian Nigeria Nigeria's former minister of state for defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, Monday explained how he paid a former governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, five million dollars ... read more

Wey Education Plc To exceed market expectations

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — DirectorsTalk Interviews
Wey Education Plc To exceed market expectations    DirectorsTalk Interviews Wey Education plc (LON:WEY), the educational services group today provided a trading update for its year ending 31 August 2018 and announces certain other. read more

No TAM on refineries for 42 years — Baru

Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
No TAM on refineries for 42 years — Baru    Guardian Nigeria The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC), Dr Maikanti Baru, said that the country's refineries had not undergone... read more

Influence the society for God

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Influence the society for God    Guardian Society began in Genesis. Gradually, it increased to consist of men, women, children, and later, youths. Influencing the society at this stage could be simple. read more

Issues in north central’s quest for top position in 9th green chamber

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Issues in north central’s quest for top position in 9th green chamber    Guardian The first time the North-central geopolitical zone was robbed by a ruling party in the consideration of a prominent position in the leadership structure of the ... read more

Diamond, Fidelity, Sterling banks removed from NSE 30 index

Wed, 04 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Diamond, Fidelity, Sterling banks removed from NSE 30 index    Vanguard *As market opens with N89bn loss. By Nkiruka Nnorom. THE Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has removed Diamond Bank Plc, Fidelity Bank Plc and Sterling ... read more

Insider power-play in APC’s defensive electoral battle

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Insider power-play in APC’s defensive electoral battle    Guardian Nigeria By now, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) must have come to the realisation that it is not easy to be a defending champion. There is also no doubt that ... read more

‘Why Federal Government launched new digital identity ecosystem’

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
‘Why Federal Government launched new digital identity ecosystem’    Guardian Nigeria The Federal Government launched the new Digital Identity Ecosystem programme so as to facilitate the collection of citizens' biometric data nationwide within ... read more

Energy news monitor | Volume XV; Issue 10

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Observer Research Foundation
Energy news monitor | Volume XV; Issue 10    Observer Research Foundation The steep 70% spike in global LNG price is unlikely to curb domestic demand, but may crimp the margin of CGD companies to some extent as volume growth. read more

I knew about my husband’s death on WhatsApp, widow of NAF pilot says

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
I knew about my husband’s death on WhatsApp, widow of NAF pilot says    Guardian Nigeria Tears flowed freely and emotions ran riot yesterday at the National Military Cemetery in Abuja during the burial of the five crew members of the crashed Nigerian ... read more

CAN dares Buhari to prove appointments are unbiased

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
CAN dares Buhari to prove appointments are unbiased    Guardian Nigeria The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) yesterday dared the Federal Government to produce facts proving its appointments are not lopsided... read more

INEC shifts collation as PDP, APC disagree over winner

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
INEC shifts collation as PDP, APC disagree over winner    Guardian Nigeria The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday adjourned the collation of the results of last Saturday's elections until 11:00 a.m. today... read more

FG, labour adjourn meeting to Monday

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
FG, labour adjourn meeting to Monday    Guardian Nigeria The Federal Government says it will continue negotiation with Organise Labour on Monday to prevent the threat of strike over non transmission of the New ... read more

‘It is important to tell our own stories to the world at large’

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
‘It is important to tell our own stories to the world at large’    Guardian Nigeria Hadiza Isma el-Rufai is the wife of Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai. She is an architect and creative writer, golfer, wife and mother. She is also the ... read more

UBTH doctor found dead in hotel Room

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
UBTH doctor found dead in hotel Room    Guardian Nigeria The Edo State police command on yesterday confirmed the death of a medical doctor identified as Dr. Ogbeide Osesogie, who died under mysterious ... read more

Engie starts operations of Kathu solar plant in South Africa

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — African Review
Engie starts operations of Kathu solar plant in South Africa    African Review Engie has announced that commercial operation was achieved for the 100MW Kathu Solar Park in South Africa. read more

Southeast’s dilemma versus North’s 2019 cabal politics

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Southeast’s dilemma versus North’s 2019 cabal politics    Guardian Nigeria The recent visit by members of Southeast Governors' Forum (SEGF) to Aso Rock did much to accentuate the undulating conversation in the zone regarding next ... read more

Cross River to attain Open Defecation-Free status in 2023

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Cross River to attain Open Defecation-Free status in 2023    Guardian Nigeria The Cross River Government is looking forward to achieving Open Defecation-Free (ODF) status in all the 18 Local Government Areas of the State by 2023. read more

Those who worked behind the scene for Buhari’s victory

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Those who worked behind the scene for Buhari’s victory    Guardian Nigeria Even before former President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote his legendary public statement and the Fourth Republic's vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar... read more

Feud between Rwanda, Uganda strongmen takes toll

Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Feud between Rwanda, Uganda strongmen takes toll    Guardian Nigeria The people living on either side of the Ugandan-Rwandan border at Katuna never much considered the boundary: children crossed for school, workers moved ... read more

Voters, candidates stranded as airlines cancel flights

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Voters, candidates stranded as airlines cancel flights    Guardian Nigeria Many voters and candidates alike in the eastern and northern parts of the country were yesterday stranded as airlines cancelled flights over poor visibility ... read more

ENGIE starts operations at 100MW South Africa's solar plant

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — African Review
ENGIE starts operations at 100MW South Africa's solar plant    African Review ENGIE, a French multinational electric utility company, said commercial operation for the 100 MW Kathu Solar Park in South Africa was achieved on 30 January ... read more

Glen-Gery ushers Australia's Brickworks into North America

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Concrete Produts
Glen-Gery ushers Australia's Brickworks into North America    Concrete Produts Sources: Glen-Gery Corp., Wyomissing, Pa.; CP staff. A major player in U.S. brick production and distribution is set to change hands by year's end as its parent ... read more

Idris and transitioning of Nigeria’s troubled police

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Idris and transitioning of Nigeria’s troubled police    Guardian Nigeria To his relief and that of most Nigerians, Mr. Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, has finally been transitioned from Inspector-General of Police to an ordinary civilian by way of ... read more

Laolu in Nigeria for concept tour

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Laolu in Nigeria for concept tour    Guardian When Beyoncé's Grammy Award-winning album, Lemonade, first emerged on the scene, very few people associated the visual design to the precocious talent, ... read more

Dangote hailed over longest concrete road project in Nigeria

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Vanguard
Dangote hailed over longest concrete road project in Nigeria    Vanguard As Nigeria's longest rigid pavement road project inches closer to completion, motorists travelling from Northern part to the South have said the road has started ... read more

Battle to make parties supreme in a presidential system

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Battle to make parties supreme in a presidential system    Guardian The battle to make political parties supreme in the country will persist, as the presidential system of government, which Nigeria has adopted, where the three ... read more

Nigerian troops ambushed, Captain severely wounded

Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Nigerian troops ambushed, Captain severely wounded    Guardian Nigeria A Captain in the Nigerian army, Zakari Sani, Tuesday night was ambushed and brutalised alongside other officers by unknown gunmen. The troops were on ... read more

Why we can’t back Osinbajo, APC, by Afenifere

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Why we can’t back Osinbajo, APC, by Afenifere    Guardian Nigeria The Pan Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has offered reason why it could not support Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his ruling All Progressives ... read more

Rivers Police boss vows to clamp down on cultists, political thugs

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Rivers Police boss vows to clamp down on cultists, political thugs    Guardian The new Commissioner of Police in Rivers State, Usman Belel, has vowed to clampdown on cult groups, political thugs and unlicensed firearm holders to stem... read more

Flood claims 53 lives in Katsina, Kaduna States in 4 months

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Flood claims 53 lives in Katsina, Kaduna States in 4 months    Guardian Nigeria The North West zone of National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) on Friday said 53 lives were lost to flood in both Katsina and Kaduna States, while ... read more

Government loses claims on efficiency with N4tr recurrent expenditure plan

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Government loses claims on efficiency with N4tr recurrent expenditure plan    Guardian Nigeria Recurrent expenditure at N4tr betrays govt's efficiency claims. If there is efficiency in Nigeria's governance, it has not been in the last fours and would remain a ... read more

Oldcastle Precast rebranding frames bigger public works picture

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT — Concrete Produts
Oldcastle Precast rebranding frames bigger public works picture    Concrete Produts Sources: Oldcastle Infrastructure, Atlanta; CP staff. The Oldcastle Inc. business unit that helped propel Dublin-based CRH Plc into a North American concrete, ... read more

Tonga emerges from cyber darkness as internet restored

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Tonga emerges from cyber darkness as internet restored    Guardian Nigeria Tonga's two-week spell of virtual cyber darkness has ended, with authorities announcing Sunday that full internet services had been restored to the Pacific ... read more

Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion on generators every year – NESREA

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Nigerians spend N1.6 trillion on generators every year – NESREA    Guardian Nigeria The Director-General, National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Lawrence Anukam, on Thursday said about 60 ... read more

UK’s May says she is “armed with fresh” Brexit mandate

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
UK’s May says she is “armed with fresh” Brexit mandate    Guardian Nigeria British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would be "armed with a *fresh* mandate and new ideas" when she meets European Union negotiators ... read more

‘Every zone must have one of six National Assembly positions’

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
‘Every zone must have one of six National Assembly positions’    Guardian Hon. Nkeiruka Onyejeocha is the only female lawmaker that has expressed interest in contesting the Speakership of House of Representatives in the 9th ... read more

Suicide bomber kills three police in historic heart of Cairo

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT — Guardian Nigeria
Suicide bomber kills three police in historic heart of Cairo    Guardian Nigeria A suicide bomber detonated an explosive device in the heart of ancient Islamic Cairo, killing three policemen who were chasing him through its narrow ... read more

Citizens on edge, as kidnappers seize nation’s jugular

Sun, 07 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT — Guardian
Citizens on edge, as kidnappers seize nation’s jugular    Guardian When the first cases of kidnappings involving expatriate oil workers were recorded in the Niger Delta in the early 2000s, not many knew that it would grow to ... read more