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Agriculture

FG Plans N1tn Capitalisation for Bank of Agriculture

Nigeria plans to capitalize its state-owned Bank of Agriculture with N1 trillion ($3.2 billion) and will allow the lender to take deposits as Africa’s...

Oyo-Ita leads delegation on bench-marking visit to Malaysia, Singapore

Oyo-Ita leads delegation on bench-marking visit to Malaysia, Singapore The Head of Civil Service of the Federation (HoS), Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, is leading a high-powered...
Hadiza Bala-Usman NPA Boss

NPA Urges Operators To Participate In Trade Fairs, Exhibition

NPA Urges Operators To Participate In Trade Fairs, Exhibition   The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has stated that terminal operators in the nation’s seaports across the...
Naira Dollar

BDC Operators Hail Moves To Return Nigeria To JP Morgan Index

BDC Operators Hail Moves To Return Nigeria To JP Morgan Index The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) has said the federal...

Value of unclaimed Dividend stands at N100bn – Mary Uduk

Value of unclaimed Dividend stands at N100bn – Mary Uduk Ag SEC DG The Acting Director-General of SEC, Ms Mary Uduk’s sojourn with the capital...
NNPC Towers

55 Depots Nationwide Stocked with Petroleum Products, says NNPC

55 Depots Nationwide Stocked with Petroleum Products, says NNPC The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that 55 depots nationwide have been stocked with...

AfDB Disburses $7.81bn To African countries, Highest Ever

AfDB Disburses $7.81bn To African countries, Highest Ever   The African Development Bank, under the leadership of its president, Akinwumi Adesina, has increased disbursements to support...

NSE gives Companies 19-day deadline to submit annual reports

Companies quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) have 19 working days to submit their audited report and accounts for the past business year...

FIRS seeks police help to get 45,000 tax defaulters in the web

FIRS seeks police help to get 45,000 tax defaulters in the web The Chairman Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler has said that the...

50% Hike In VAT May Increase Air Fares

50% Hike In VAT May Increase Air Fares   There is anxiety among airline operators in the country following the increase in value added tax (VAT)...

PENCOM Boss Tasks PFAs On Product Diversification

Director-General, National Pension Commission,(PenCom) Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu has charged Pension Fund operators be creative in developing products that they invested in the country. Anohu-Amazu said...

Nigeria, Germany Sign Pact on Agriculture, Commerce

Nigeria, Germany Sign Pact on Agriculture, Commerce Nigeria and Germany on Friday in Abuja signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in agriculture and commerce. The first...

New Seaports Underway To Ease Apapa Gridlock, NPA Says

New Seaports Underway To Ease Apapa Gridlock, NPA Says Nigeria is building a new deep-seaport and considering two additional facilities to ease congestion at Apapa...

FG needs N20bn for overhauling Customs equipment

The federal government is to embark on total overhaul of equipment being used by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) at the nation’s airports as...

Textile Union Applauds CBN’s Ban On Sale Of Forex

Textile Union Applauds CBN's Ban On Sale Of Forex The General Secretary, National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria, Mr Issa Aremu,...

First Bank Partners NBCC to Drive MSME Growth

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has partnered the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce to jointly host a Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises workshop to focus...

We’ve Invested About $200m Nigeria – Startimes CEO

We've Invested About $200m Nigeria - Startimes CEO The Chief Executive, StarTimes Nigeria, Mr. David Zhang, has disclosed that its total investment in the country...

Online Transactions Hit 2.8m On Oct 1st

Online Transactions Hit 2.8m On Oct 1st   Bank customers carried out about 2.8 million transactions on Nigeria Interbank Settlement System Instant Pay platform recorded on...

NNPC Considers Establishing Bunkering Company

NNPC Considers Establishing Bunkering Company In a bid to consolidate its foothold on the shipping business in Nigeria and boost profitability, the Nigerian National Petroleum...

FG Signs $5.1bn Rail Contracts With Chinese Firm

The Federal Government has signed two contracts valued at $5.1bn with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation for the construction and modernisation of rail...