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Foreign loan: Falana mulls litigation Against FG

A Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has issued a notice to sue the Federal Government in order to compel it to retrieve about...

Housing Deficits: The Myths, The Realities

Moshood Isah Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, recently revealed that there would be change in the policy direction of the Buhari’s...

Cautious Optimism as CBN, Banks Plan Loan Boost for SMEs, Agric

Sanya Adejokun Despite their current travails over the implementation of Treasury Single Account (TSA) by the Federal Government and speculations that many of their staff...

How far can $25bn Infrastructure Fund Go?

By Godwin Anyebe Growth and development are positively affected by the stock of infrastructure assets and so, infrastructure development can be highly effective to combat...

Economic Redirection: How Far Can Buhari Go?

Mutiu Yekeen Despite continuous fall in global oil prices and dwindling local and direct foreign investment notwithstanding initiatives adopted by the former administration, the Federal...

Finally, NDIC Publishes Non-Interest Bank Deposits Framework

Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has developed a framework for insuring deposit liabilities of non-interest banks, which were hitherto not covered under its Deposit...

2016 Budget Document Disappears from NASS

The N6.08 2016 budget document presented to a joint siting of the National Assembly shortly before the parliamentarians proceeded on the end of year...

Buhari Directs monthly meeting of electric stakeholders

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed that all stakeholders in the power sector should hold monthly meetings on issues concerning the industry. Minister of Power, Works...

Maiduguri Market Braves Militant Attacks

By GBENGA AKINGBULE And  DREW HINSHAW Business is bustling at one of the most frequently bombed shopping centers on Earth. Monday Market has been hit at...
Godwin Emefiele CBN Governor

Despite growth,Unemployment Skyrocket

Moshood Isah In September, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele threw many economists and government officials into near panic when he...

Two Ministers in charge shows Buhari serious about solid minerals

Sanya Adejokun That experts and analysts have joined voices with politicians and ordinary folks on the urgent and present need to diversify the economy since...

Finally, Buhari set for take off

Although he was sworn in on May 29, 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari did not present ministerial nominees to the Senate until September 30. By...

Uproar Over Lift On Rice Import Restriction

Mutiu  Yekeen While the European Union, China and the United States of America are developing agricultural reforms, policies and conditions upon which their production capacity...
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Oil Majors Gang Against Nigerian Contracts Overhaul

Western oil executives have warned Nigeria against sweeping changes to commercial contracts that could lead to the government taking a bigger share of revenues...

Nigeria’s Richest Woman Says Onshore Oil Taxation Too High

Nigeria’s 85 percent tax on onshore crude oil production is dissuading local investors from taking over assets from international oil companies, said Folorunso Alakija,...

A Case for Public Information Officer

Strategic public communication requires a lot of skills including experience, fearlessness, networking, creativity, intuition and above all, a good command of language.   Meanwhile for public...

Buhari’s Scorecard In 120 Days

‘Morning’ the old adage says, ‘shows the day’. And this was probably the basis for the agitation of many Nigerians particularly those not particularly...

NDIC’S Assisted NIPSS Research Building Commissioned

A magnificent Directorate of Research building complex that was donated by the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) to the National Institute for Policy and...

FAAC Shares N485.4bn For August 2015

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has shared the sum of N485, 497,884,320 among the three tiers of government for August 2015 as against...

Hezbollah Connection: Amigo Supermarket, Wonderland Park Change names

It is only natural that eyebrows will be raised if a business that is doing so well decides to suddenly liquidate and subsequently sell-off...