National Micro Finance Bank to be Launched for MSME Loans

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said the proposed National Micro Finance Bank (MFB) will address the concerns...

Tony Elumelu Foundation Appoints Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Trustees of the Tony Elumelu Foundation, Africa’s leading philanthropic organisation empowering African entrepreneurs, announced the appointment of Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu as Chief...

CBN Disburses N160bn to Boost MSMEs’ Growth

A total of N160billion has so far been disbursed by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to support the growth of Micro, Small and...

SME Financing: DBN Joins SME Finance Forum

The Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) has joined SME Finance Forum, a global membership network that brings together financial institutions, technology companies, and development...

Bad Infrastructure is Causing Bad Business For Badagry Resident SMEs, Lagos.

Businesses thrive when good infrastructures are put in place but this is not so for business owners and SMEs along the Badagry, Ojo, Alaba...

Federal Tax-Men Are Eyeing SMEs

Against the backdrop of complaints by small business owners over harassment by revenue collectors and multiple taxation mostly by states and local governments, it...

LOANS TO SMEs: Chamber of Commerce to Enforce New Policy for...

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce Industries, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has said it would intervene in supportive role to enforce implementation of...

FG to Launch Share Facility Initiative for SMEs

In a bid to step up its efforts to galvanise growth in the small and medium enterprises, SMEs, segment of the economy, the Federal...

Tony Elumelu Foundation to Launch Digital Entrepreneurship Platform

The Tony Elumelu Foundation, TEF, is set to launch its TEFConnect, a digital platform dedicated to connecting African entrepreneurs and the entrepreneurship ecosystem on...

SME Fund: CBN disburses N170bn… N50bn still outstanding

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has said that out of the N220 billion Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development, MSMED, Fund available, about...