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Nigeria-Turkey Strengthen Trade Relations

Nigeria-Turkey Strengthen Trade Relations   The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo, has said that the Nigeria- Turkey business forum would strengthen bilateral cooperation...
barrel

Nigeria Earns N1.05trn From Oil, Gas Export In 3 Months

Nigeria earned N1.052 trillion from the export of crude oil, gas and other petroleum products in three months, between January and March 2016, according...

Ajaokuta Steel Company Gets N4.3bn for Revival

The federal government has allocated over N4 billion for the resuscitation of the Ajaokuta Steel Company. The allocation is contained in the 2017 appropriation...

NITEL/MTEL Privatisation: $243.3M Investment under Threat

Like the exercises before it, the celebrated priva­tisation of the Nigeria Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) and its mo­bile arm, MTEL, is heading for the rocks....

How NCC, CBN aborted takeover of Etisalat over N200bn loan

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has successfully staved off the takeover of Etisalat Nigeria telecommunications...

Shell lifts force majeure on Bonny Light exports

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited has lifted the force majeure on Bonny Light exports following the repair and re-opening of the...
NigerDelta

Militant attacks: Nigeria loses N100bn in 13 days

The huge decline in crude oil production largely occasioned by militant attacks in the Niger Delta has caused the country to lose at least...

Buhari Presents N8.83trn budget to NASS

Buhari Presents N8.83trn budget to NASS President Muhammadu Buhari has presented a federal budget of N8.83 trillion to the National Assmebly(NASS) for the 2019 fiscal...
NNPC Towers

NNPC Records ₦17.16bn Trading Surplus

NNPC Records ₦17.16bn Trading Surplus …. Up by 46% The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has consolidated on its operational performance with a trading surplus of...

Chinese Firms Relocate to Escape Trump’s tariffs

Chinese Firms Relocate to Escape Trump’s tariffs A growing number of Chinese companies are adopting a crafty way to evade US President Donald Trump’s tariffs:...

Investors In Selling Spree After Market Loses N263bn

Investors In Selling Spree After Market Loses N263bn   Investors in the nation’s stock market have embarked on a selling spree as the market lost N263bn...

Nigeria, Italy To Partner On Economic Cooperation

Nigeria, Italy To Partner On Economic Cooperation   The Federal Government and the Government of Italy have agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen...

Fed Govt Seeks Foreign Investors For Methanol Fuel

Fed Govt Seeks Foreign Investors For Methanol Fuel     The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has urged the international community to invest in...

Economists Urge Nigeria to Sign AfCFTA

Economists Urge Nigeria to Sign AfCFTA Nigeria has been called upon to reconsider its reluctance to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement,...

Stock Market Sheds N188bn In 5 Hours

Stock Market Sheds N188bn In 5 Hours   The nation’s stock market on Monday witnessed a relapse as investors lost N188bn in the five trading hours...

Army Assures Total E&P of Assets Protection in Niger Delta

Army Assures Total E&P of Assets Protection in Niger Delta The Nigerian Army has assured Total Exploration and Production of adequate protection of its workers...

Nigeria Assures Businesses of Protection in Africa Free Trade

Nigeria Assures Businesses of Protection in Africa Free Trade Nigeria would protect the interest of businesses in the new African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)...
FG

VAT Increase to fund N30,000 minimum wage

VAT Increase to fund N30,000 minimum wage The approved new minimum wage of N30,000 by the senate may be funded from proposed increase in value...

EU Leaders Want Brexit Delay by one year

EU  Leaders Want Brexit Delay by one year European leaders will gather in Brussels later on Wednesday to decide on the United Kingdom’s immediate future...

Stock Market Begins Week With N160bn Loss

Stock Market Begins Week With N160bn Loss   The nation’s stock market opened the week with N160bn loss as sell pressures in BUA Cement Plc, Zenith...
Live Covid-19
United States 1,816,820
Cases: 1,816,820
Deaths: 105,557
Recovered: 535,238
Active: 1,176,025
Brazil 499,966
Cases: 499,966
Deaths: 28,849
Recovered: 205,371
Active: 265,746
Russia 396,575
Cases: 396,575
Deaths: 4,555
Recovered: 167,469
Active: 224,551
Spain 286,308
Cases: 286,308
Deaths: 27,125
Recovered: 196,958
Active: 62,225
United Kingdom 272,826
Cases: 272,826
Deaths: 38,376
Recovered:
Active: 234,450
Italy 232,664
Cases: 232,664
Deaths: 33,340
Recovered: 155,633
Active: 43,691
France 188,625
Cases: 188,625
Deaths: 28,771
Recovered: 68,268
Active: 91,586
Germany 183,294
Cases: 183,294
Deaths: 8,600
Recovered: 164,900
Active: 9,794
India 182,143
Cases: 182,143
Deaths: 5,185
Recovered: 86,984
Active: 89,974
Turkey 163,103
Cases: 163,103
Deaths: 4,515
Recovered: 126,984
Active: 31,604
Peru 155,671
Cases: 155,671
Deaths: 4,371
Recovered: 66,447
Active: 84,853
Iran 148,950
Cases: 148,950
Deaths: 7,734
Recovered: 116,827
Active: 24,389
Chile 94,858
Cases: 94,858
Deaths: 997
Recovered: 40,431
Active: 53,430
Canada 90,190
Cases: 90,190
Deaths: 7,073
Recovered: 48,103
Active: 35,014
Mexico 87,512
Cases: 87,512
Deaths: 9,779
Recovered: 61,871
Active: 15,862
Saudi Arabia 83,384
Cases: 83,384
Deaths: 480
Recovered: 58,883
Active: 24,021
China 83,001
Cases: 83,001
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,304
Active: 63
Pakistan 69,496
Cases: 69,496
Deaths: 1,483
Recovered: 25,271
Active: 42,742
Belgium 58,186
Cases: 58,186
Deaths: 9,453
Recovered: 15,769
Active: 32,964
Qatar 55,262
Cases: 55,262
Deaths: 36
Recovered: 25,839
Active: 29,387
Netherlands 46,257
Cases: 46,257
Deaths: 5,951
Recovered:
Active: 40,306
Bangladesh 44,608
Cases: 44,608
Deaths: 610
Recovered: 9,375
Active: 34,623
Belarus 41,658
Cases: 41,658
Deaths: 229
Recovered: 17,964
Active: 23,465
Ecuador 38,571
Cases: 38,571
Deaths: 3,334
Recovered: 19,190
Active: 16,047
Sweden 37,113
Cases: 37,113
Deaths: 4,395
Recovered: 4,971
Active: 27,747
Singapore 34,366
Cases: 34,366
Deaths: 23
Recovered: 20,727
Active: 13,616
United Arab Emirates 33,896
Cases: 33,896
Deaths: 262
Recovered: 17,546
Active: 16,088
Portugal 32,203
Cases: 32,203
Deaths: 1,396
Recovered: 19,186
Active: 11,621
South Africa 30,967
Cases: 30,967
Deaths: 643
Recovered: 16,116
Active: 14,208
Switzerland 30,845
Cases: 30,845
Deaths: 1,919
Recovered: 28,400
Active: 526