Friday, October 7, 2022
cbn

CBN Explains Delay In Releasing New Forex Policy

The Bankers’ Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria has said the mass sacking in banks would be reduced in the shortest time possible. The...
Kemi Adeosun Finance Minister

FG To Cut 2016 Budget, Increase Debt Ratio

Federal government has opted to reduce total budgetary spending on 2016 capital expenditure plan ahead of indication that the budget would not be implemented...

GDP: Danbatta Expects Further Growth In telecoms Sector

Says NCC will review 2.6GHz spectrum auction The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, has lauded the...

Nigeria Kicks Off Non-deal Investor Roadshow

Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, met with London-based investors to provide an update on the government’s plans for economic reform, investment and growth. The day-long...

Gas To Power Down 50% Over Attacks – Report

Recent upsurge in vandalism has not only negatively impacted on oil production but reduced Nigeria’s domestic gas production by 50 percent which has in...
Forbes

Dangote Building Largest Oil Refinery In Lagos

Africa's richest man is building one of the world's largest oil refineries. Nigeria has a problem: The country is one of the world's top oil...
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...
NigerDelta

N’Delta Militants Strike Chevron Again As Nigeria Risks Losing Oil Market To Iran

Following the incessant production outages and force majeure declared on exports of some grades of Nigerian crude oil, which have created supply uncertainty to...

Amaechi: Why FG Wants IMO To Audit Maritime Sector

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi on Monday said the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), a specialised agency of United Nations,, agency is being...

Nigeria Targets $100bn From Non-oil Exports – NEPC

As Nigeria moves towards diversifying the economy, the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has set a long-term target of achieving $100billion earnings from non-oil...

Diesel, Kerosene Prices Skyrocket Nationwide

The prices of Automated Gasoline Oil (AGO) or diesel and household Kerosene have skyrocketed across the country. Diesel dealers told our correspondents that scarcity of...

FG to issue $1bn Eurobond in Q3 2016

To secure $3bn WB, AfDB loan Naira depreciates to N375/$ As depreciation impairs terminal operators’ earnings by 238% —Report   The Federal Government has said...
NNPC Towers

NNPC Lost N19.43bn In April – Report

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation lost N19.43bn in the month of April, as the country’s crude oil production dropped from 59.27 million barrels recorded...

Dangote Sugar, CAP Lead N130bn Market Loss

Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc, CAP Plc, Airline Services and Logistics Plc, Portland Paints and Products Nigeria Plc and Nigerian Breweries emerged the top five...
Godwin Emefiele CBN Governor

Emefiele To Meet Bank CEOs Over Sacking, Forex Policy

Barring any last-minute change in plans, the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, will today meet with Managing Directors and Chief...
FG

Due Process Stalls Release Of N350bn To Economy –FG

The Federal Executive Coun­cil (FEC) has given Minis­tries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) ultimatum to fast track the processes for the capital budgets to be...

OPS Blasts FG Over Threat Of Banking Licence Revocation

… As Senate summons Ngige over Threat Nigerians have been re­acting to the recent Federal Government threat to revoke the operating licenses of banks and telecommunica­tion...
telecom

Telecom Sector Adds N1.41bn to GDP In Q1 Of 2016 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said that the telecommunications sector contributed N1.41billion to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter...

Shell To Remain In Nigeria Despite Attacks Exit 10 Countries

Royal Dutch Shell plans to end its operations in 10 countries and sell 10 percent of its production as part of a $30 billion...

Contec Global Secures NERC Approval To Build 10mw Gas Plant

CONTEC Global Energy Limited (CONTEC Global) has acquired the requisite approval from the National Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) to establish a 10 megawatts gas-based...